September 7, 2017

Jessica Henry of Union has been selected as the MI-BEST Student of the Month for August at East Central Community College in Decatur.

The MI-BEST Program at ECCC selects a student each month who has excelled in classroom and exhibits dedication and commitment to the program. Henry attended Carthage High School and is enrolled in the Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning program at ECCC.

MI-BEST allows qualified applicants to take courses they need to prepare for the high school equivalency exam while at the same time training for jobs in fields such as collision repair technology, business and office technology, certified nurse assistant, culinary arts technology, hotel and restaurant management, and heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC).

There is no cost for tuition for students who qualify for MI-BEST.

For more information on MI-BEST, contact Erin Tramill, MI-BEST navigator, at or 601-636-6255.