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ECCC Hall of Fame, annual award winners recognized

CAPTION: East Central Community College recently announced inductees into the 2016 Hall of Fame, the highest honor a student can receive at the college.

Fundraiser for UMS athlete to be held on Saturday

Union Middle School eighth grader Brandon Felton has been chosen based on his accomplishments at the state meet to participate in the Down Under Sports Tournaments hosted on the Gold Coast of Australia.

Event raises more than $5,500 to fight cancer

More than 100 cancer survivors, caregivers and volunteers converged at the Newton County Coliseum livestock show barn on Friday for a night of music, remembrance and fun at this year’s Relay for Life event.

First Lady Deborah Bryant to speak at ECCC ADN pinning ceremony

Mississippi First Lady Deborah Bryant will be the keynote speaker for East Central Community College’s annual Associate Degree Nursing pinning ceremony scheduled for 4 p.m. Tuesday in Huff Auditorium on the Decatur campus.

Union Elementary student wins college savings scholarship

State Treasurer Lynn Fitch and College Savings Mississippi have provided students across Mississippi the opportunity to win scholarships through the College Savings Mississippi Art Contest.

Edwards, Bond recognized as STARs at Newton County High

Isaiah Edwards  has been named as a STAR (Student-Teacher Achievement Recognition) Student for the 2015-2016 school year by the, Mississippi Economic Council’s M.B. Swayze Foundation, sponsor of the STAR program.

East Central Alumnus Thames inducted into Mississippi Community College Sports Hall of Fame

Former East Central Community College baseball standout Marcus Thames was one of 15 individuals inducted into the Mississippi Community College Sports Hall of Fame on Tuesday, April 26, at the 10th annual induction banquet held at the Clyde Muse Center on Hinds Community Coll


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