October 19, 2017

East Central Community College in Decatur will dramatically increase the value of the scholarships it awards at various ACT composite score levels beginning with the fall 2018 semester to provide greater financial support to more students.

The ACT Scholarship enhancements were approved at the October 2017 Board of Trustees meeting on campus.

Oct. 19, 2017

The East Central Community College Workforce Development Center will offer a free Manufacturing Skills Basic course beginning Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, at the Louisville Career Advancement Center, located at 860 Church Street in Louisville.

October 18, 2017

Jacob Hamner and Bailey Threlkeld

The East Central Community College golf team claimed second place and had two golfers earn All-Tournament honors at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Fall Invitational held Oct. 16-17 at Grand Bear Golf Club in Saucier.

October 18, 2017

The East Central Community College women’s soccer team went out of conference to play the University of Mississippi women’s club team in Oxford Tuesday, Oct. 17.

The Lady Rebels came out on top with a 4-2 win over East Central.

Scoring for East Central in the match were freshman forward Kelli Vaughn of Stanhope Elmore in Millbrook, Ala., in the first half and sophomore forward Cailee Helen McClain of Starkville in the second half.

October 17, 2017

Scholarship recipient Marlee Parkes of Nanih Waiya speaks during the annual Scholarship Awards Reception. (EC Photo)

Numerous East Central Community College students were recipients of endowed and annual scholarships and were recognized during a reception held recently in the Brackeen-Wood Gymnasium on the Decatur campus.

October 17, 2017

Ashley Langham and Dylan Shoemaker

Ashley Langham and Dylan Shoemaker have been named the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges Women’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week and Men’s Soccer Goalkeeper of the Week, respectively, for the week of Oct. 9-Oct. 15, 2017.

Oct. 17, 2017

Madison Price


History instructor Madison Price is East Central Community College’s “Humanities Instructor of the Year” and will be recognized Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, on the Decatur campus.