13th annual Thanksgiving plans continue

From press reports

Plans are in process for the Thanksgiving Luncheon to be held Thanksgiving Day at South Louisville Baptist Church Family Life Center.

“As we begin to approach the Thanksgiving season, it brings to my mind the kindhearted and … Read more


(seated, from left) Leah Ferguson of Philadelphia, Student Body Association; Jenna Lovorn of Louisville, Astronomy Club; Dr. Randall E. Lee, Vice President for Student Services; Katy Ezell (vice president) of Decatur, Diamond Darlings; Zach Allen (president) of Louisville, Phi Theta Kappa and Sophomore Class; DeeJay Rolison (secretary) of Conehatta, Encore’; Dr. Billy W. Stewart, President; Kara Yates of Morton, ECCC Concert Choir; and Emily Cook of Philadelphia, Centralettes and Wo-He-Lo; (second row, from left) Bristol Buffington of Starkville, EC Art Club and EC Players; Mak Rowzee of Hickory, Cheerleading Squad; Virginia Easley of Philadelphia, Phi Beta Lambda; Warner Parkes of Louisville, Warrior Corps; Haley Pierce of Noxapater, Warrior Corps; Madison Barnett of Noxapater, The Tom-Tom; Trent Haden of Sumrall, EC Business Club; Colton Horne of Noxapater, Alpha Alpha Epsilon; Jamie Mathis of Meridian, ASNEC (Association of Student Nurses at EC); Katie Sanford of Decatur, Wall O’ Sound Band; Emily Shoemake of Conehatta, Native American Club; Lydia Wolfe of Decatur, Practical Nursing Association; Kierra Griffin of McCool, EC Surgical Technology Student Association; Kaley Bufkin of Decatur, Student Body Association; and Kodi Wright of Collinsville, Sigma Sigma Mu Tau; and (back row, from left) Tallie Johnston of Lake, Ac’cents; Houston Martin of Union, Collegians; Joshua Parker of Foxworth, Baptist Student Union; Caleb Stallings of Vossburg, Students Against Destructive Decisions and Resident Assistants; Duston Call of Union, Newman Club; Noah Corcoran of Louisville, Environmental Club; Colby Amis of Decatur, Association of Student Nurses at EC; William Milner of Lena, SkillsUSA; Sarah Freeman of Decatur, Wesley Foundation; Keona Foster of Philadelphia, Gospel Choir; Christopher Brown of Forest, Bon Appetit; and Allison Johnston of Philadelphia, Student Education Association. Dr. Stewart and Dr. Lee serve as sponsors of the President’s Council. (EC Photo)

ECCC Presidents’ Council

The above students currently serve as members of the President’s Council at East Central Community College in Decatur. The President’s Council is comprised of leaders of all campus clubs and organizations and was established to provide better … Read more

Pet of Week – 11/19/2014

Pet of week

Jodie is a sweet boxer mix who is available for adoption. She has been spayed, and her adoption fee is $20.00. She is great with the other animals in the shelter. … Read more

Learning for work

(right from left) Wes Spears and Micah Williams, both of Newton County High School; Desmond Stewart, Leake County Career-Technical Center; and Preston Breazeale, Philadelphia/Neshoba County Career-Technical Center. Also pictured are (from left) hotel and restaurant management technology students Ashley Hill of Noxapater, and Alecia Breedlove and Delana Comans, both of Philadelphia. The annual conference is sponsored by the ECCC Career-Technical Division. This year’s theme was “Stampeding to Success.” (EC Photo)

Learning How to ‘Fold’ Properly!

How to properly fold dinner napkins and other information related to fine dining were among items presented by hotel and restaurant management technology program representatives at the annual Non-Traditional Conference for Male Students held recently … Read more



Lynne Cunningham visits lighthouse at Chinocteague Island, home of wild ponies, waterfowl and turtles; also a bed and breakfast for leagues of migratory winged visitors from the north making their way south to warm weather wintering grounds. … Read more