November 12, 2018

ECCC defensive back Keonte’ Daniels returns an interception this season against Hinds. The Noxapater product earned All-State and All-Region honors. (JUCOWeekly Photo)

November 12, 2018

New East Central Community College head softball coach Eric Neel has announced a new camp called Softball Kids Under the Lights that will be held on six Mondays in December and January.

The softball instruction is for those in grades 1-6 and will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Dec. 3 and Dec. 10, 2018, and Jan. 7, 14, 21, and 28, 2019.

The cost is $100 if paid by Nov. 25, or $25 for each individual session attended.

November 9, 2018

The East Central Community College basketball teams will kick off Thanksgiving week by hosting the EC Classic Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 19-20, at Brackeen-Wood Gym on the ECCC campus in Decatur.

The ECCC basketball teams will use the tournament to support a Toys for Tots drive for the Christmas holidays. Anyone who brings a new toy to any game of the two-day classic will be admitted half price.

November 8, 2018

Spencer (left) and Sullivan.

Forward Macey Spencer and defender Hayden Sullivan, two freshman members of the East Central Community College women’s soccer team, have earned postseason recognition for their play during the recently completed 2018 season.

November 6, 2018

The East Central Community College Workforce Development Center will offer a new 16-week program in Electrical Utility Lineman beginning Feb. 4, 2019, on the Decatur campus.

The new program is designed to prepare students for entry-level employment in the field of utility power transmission and distribution construction, troubleshooting, and repair. It is a non-credit program.

November 2, 2018

The East Central Community College Concert Choir and Vocé Vocal Ensemble, under the direction of first-year director Lucus Orndorff, will present a free campus concert at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, in Huff Auditorium on the Decatur campus.

The choir will present a variety of songs including “The Heavens are Telling” by Haydn, “If Music Be the Food of Love” by David C. Dickau, “Cantate Domino” by Jonathan Rodgers “My Very Own” by Susan LaBarr, “Set Me As a Seal” by René Clausen and “How Good!” by Michael Engelhardt.