February 9, 2018

The East Central Community College Lady Warriors overcame a fast start by the Mississippi Gulf Coast Lady Bulldogs Thursday night, Feb. 8, to earn a 75-64 MACJC South Division win in Perkinston. It was quite the opposite in the men’s action as the Gulf Coast Bulldogs rolled out to a big lead early and never looked back in defeating the Warriors 86-61.

The games were played in the Weathers/Wentzell Center on the Gulf Coast campus.

February 8, 2018

An open tryout for the 2018 East Central Community College women’s soccer team will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, March 4, 2018, at the Soccer Complex on the campus in Decatur, announced new head women’s soccer coach Ryan Joiner.

Registration will be held at the soccer field beginning at 1 p.m.

Players will need to bring their own equipment to workout in for the day. All players will have to sign a waiver of liability, bring a current copy of their physical, and fill out a player information sheet in order to tryout.

February 7, 2018

East Central Community College head football coach Ken Karcher announced the addition of 21 new members to the Warrior football team on National Signing Day Wednesday, Feb. 7.

The newcomers are all high school seniors.

February 7, 2018

It wasn’t easy, but the East Central Community College Lady Diamond Warrior softball team opened the 2018 season with a high-scoring road sweep of the Coastal Alabama-North Eagles in Monroeville, Ala.

Feb. 6, 2018

The East Central Community College Workforce Development Center will offer a Basic Computer & Microsoft Office 2010 course on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018, at Carthage Career Advancement Center, located at 121 West Main St., Carthage.

The class will meet from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Dr. Lucretia Williams will serve as instructor. The cost is $25 per person.

Feb. 6, 2018

The East Central Community College Workforce Development Center will offer a Phlebotomy Course beginning Feb. 26, 2018, at the former U.S. Motors Building, located at 1224 North Pecan Ave., in Philadelphia.

Phlebotomy, which is the practice of drawing blood from patients and taking the blood specimens to the laboratory to prepare for testing, is a 10-week course and will meet on Monday and Wednesday nights from 6 to 9 p.m. Clinical dates and times will be announced at a later date.