Local honored at Hinds

RAYMOND – The Hinds Community College Foundation recognized its 2015-2016 scholarship recipients, donors and honorees at a reception on Sept. 25 at the Muse Center on the Rankin Campus. Among those recognized were recipients Sara Katherine Dew, front row, from…

Pilot Club Membership Challenge underway

Submitted October is the month that Pilot Clubs throughout the Pilot International organization focus on building membership within each of their clubs. Pilot International was chartered on October 18, 1921, in Macon, Georgia, when Elizabeth Leonard and forty of the…

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…