Covington Scholarship Recipient at ECCC



Haley Pierce (left) is the 2013 recipient of the W.R. Covington Scholarship presented at East Central Community College in Decatur. The Noxapater Attendance Center product is shown with donor representative Wendy Smith at the ECCC/AT&T Scholarship Appreciation Program held … Read more

ECCC offers Truckdriving Program throughout district

Earn your CDL by letting us bring the training to you at our Decatur, Louisville, and Philadelphia locations.  To be eligible, you must be at least eighteen years old for an Intrastate License; twenty-one years old for an Interstate License; … Read more

EC’s Award-Winning Students at National SkillsUSA Contest


These career-technical students representing East Central Community College in Decatur received various honors at the 49th Annual SkillsUSA Conference held earlier this summer in Kansas City, MO. Award-winners and their respective areas of competition included (from left) Wesley Clark of … Read more

Moody Scholarship Recipient at ECCC



Morgan Luke (third from left) is the 2013 recipient of the Robert J. Moody, Jr. Special Education Scholarship provided at East Central Community College in Decatur. The Newton County High School product is shown with donor representatives Mr. and … Read more

Back to School recipes: Brock’s best for BTS

School is about to begin again! So long are the days of beach and sun and relaxation! It’s time to begin the learning process. It’s a melancholy day for all of us—for teachers like me and for students alike! But … Read more

Two new officers join the force

After the swearing in of the two new officers: Assistant Chief Andy Taylor, Officer Constance Crosby, Mayor Will Hill, Officer Chad Williams, and Police Chief L.M. Claiborne.

From press reports


The ranks of the Louisville Police Department recently grew as two new officers were sworn in July 23.

Louisville Mayor Will Hill administered the oath of office to Joseph Chad Williams and hiring Constance P. Crosby … Read more