Monthly Archives: April 2012

Aberdeen school take over

Aberdeen school take over Governor Phil Bryant today declared a state of emergency exists in the Aberdeen School District, authorizing the state Department of Education to take immediate corrective action. “After a thorough review, it is imperative for the state…

Senator Sampson Jackson Weekly Report, April 20

Senator Sampson Jackson Weekly Report, April 20 Senator Sampson Jackson Weekly Report, April 20, 2012 This week we passed House Bill 1631 that approved $96 million for repairs and upgrades at our universities and colleges. It also approved $20 million…

Retiring ECCC President Dr. Phil Sutphin

Retiring ECCC President Dr. Phil Sutphin Watching Students Succeed Highlight of Sutphin’s Tenure at ECCC     Of all the accomplishments during Dr. Phil A. Sutphin’s 12-year tenure as East Central Community College’s seventh president, his fondest memory is a…

Art winners named

U.S. Rep. Gregg Harper (R-Miss.) today announced that Starkville High School junior Seoin Jeong is the overall winner of the 2012 Third District Congressional Art Competition. Jeong’s entry entitled, “Looking Back,” will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol for one…

ECCC Softball Squad Earns 30th Win Following PRC Sweep

ECCC Softball Squad Earns 30th Win Following PRC Sweep East Central Community College’s playoff-bound fast-pitch softball squad improved to 30-13 overall and 14-6 in the MACJC South Division following a doubleheader sweep of Pearl River Community College Thursday, April 19…

ECCC Diamond Warriors Swept by Gulf Coast

ECCC Diamond Warriors Swept by Gulf Coast East Central Community College’s baseball squad dropped a twin bill to Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College in key MACJC South Division battles played Wednesday, April 18 on the Perkinston campus.   EC was…