Five Distinguished Young Women choose ECCC

All five current Distinguished Young Women from the East Central Community College district are attending the college this academic year. Dr. Randall Lee, vice president for student services at ECCC, said being able to attract top students such as those…

Tips to help children cope with tragedy, loss

By Amy Barefield MSU Early Years Network STARKVILLE, Miss. — One of the most difficult tasks a parent or provider will face is guiding children through the grief and instability brought on by tragedy. Natural disasters, terrorism, mass shootings, deaths…

Wedding: Bates-Brantley

Bates, Brantley to exchange vows in December 12 ceremony: Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Wayne Bates of Philadelphia announce the engagement of their daughter, Kayla Elizabeth Bates, to Mr. Jess Martin Brantley, son of Mr. and Mrs. Don Martin Brantley of…