December 4, 2018

The East Central Community College basketball teams opened MACJC South Division play Dec. 3 with a couple of tough road losses to Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College in the Weathers-Wentzell Center on the MGCCC campus in Perkinston.

November 30, 2018

Several East Central Community College student-athletes received honors during the college’s 2018 Fall Sports Awards Banquet held Nov. 29 in Mabry Cafeteria on the campus in Decatur.

November 30, 2018

The East Central Community College Workforce Development Center will offer various new classes throughout the district beginning in February Courses and locations are listed below.


Certified Nurse Aide (CNA): Begins Monday, Feb. 4, 2019, and will meet from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday for six consecutive weeks in the Sutphin ADN/Childcare Building. Clinical dates and times will be announced at a later date. Theresa Cole and Niva Alexander will serve as instructors.

November 29, 2018

The East Central Community College Small Business Development Center will offer a free seminar on “First Steps-The Process of Starting a Small Business” from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10, 2018, at the Carthage Career Advancement Center, located at 121 West Main Street, Carthage.

This seminar will include basic steps in starting your own business. Topics will include licenses and permits, legal forms of ownership, basic marketing concepts, lending terminology and outlining a business plan.

December 3, 2018

The East Central Community College softball program will hold its first Strike Zone Report/Softball Showcase on Jan. 26, 2019, at the ECCC Softball Park on the campus in Decatur.

The event from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. is for softball players who will graduate high school in 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, or 2024.

November 29, 2018

The East Central Community College softball program will host a new series of “Thursday Nights Under the Lights” training during January 2019 for softball players in grades 7-12.

The camps will be under the direction of new head softball coach Eric Neel and assistant coach Emily Church, as well as current Lady Warrior softball players.

November 29, 2018

East Central Community College in Decatur will close all offices for the Christmas holidays beginning Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018.

Offices will reopen Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019.

November 27, 2018

East Central sophomore guard Roti Ware soars for two of his 26 points in a 96-58 Warrior win over Delgado Community College on Nov. 26. (EC Photo)

For the second time in two weeks, East Central Community College sophomore guard Roti Ware is the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges Men’s Basketball Player of the Week.