Spring Break Next Week at ECCC

East Central Community College will be closed for Spring Break next week, Monday through Friday, March 16-20, 2020. The college will reopen on Monday, March 23.

ECCC Students Receive Top Honors at State DECA Competition Last Week

Several East Central Community College students won top honors at the DECA State Career Development Conference held Feb. 26-28 at Mississippi State University Meridian.The students now advance to compete at the DECA International Career Development Conference April 22-25 in Atlanta.ECCC students receiving honors included:Samayah... Read More.

Biden in Mississippi, Sanders in Michigan before primaries

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden worshiped at a predominantly African American church in Mississippi, two days before the state's primary.It's a state where black voters will play a pivotal role.Rival Bernie Sanders is campaigning in Michigan, the biggest prize among... Read More.

EC Lady Warriors Sweep series with Lansing Stars

The East Central Community College Lady Warriors were back on the Softball Complex in Decatur today hosting the Lansing Michigan Community College Lady Stars in a softball doubleheader. The Lady Warriors were enjoying a 3-0 shutout of the Lady Stars until the top of... Read More.

DUIs, Burglaries, and Other Arrests

JIMMY SMITH, 42, of Philadelphia, Burglary of a Dwelling, Philadelphia Police Department. BRUTARIUS TALLEY, 26, of Philadelphia, Aggravated Assault with a Weapon, Philadelphia Police Department.

Central Electric’s Power Restoration Complete

Central Electric’s Power Restoration Complete Due to substantial rain fall, thunderstorms, and damaging winds, Central Electric Power Association experienced sustained power outages throughout its seven county service area. CEPA promptly mobilized their field operations staff to restore power. Central Electric Power Association had more... Read More.