Monthly Archives: March 2013

State Inmate’s Mother Charged

PRISON OFFICIALS: MOTHER OF INMATE CAUGHT WITH CONTRABAND JACKSON ­ The mother of a Central Mississippi Correctional Facility female inmate is charged with bringing contraband into the Rankin County prison during visitation this past weekend. Cindy Kay Turner, 55, of…

Execution date requested for Willie Jerome Manning

Jackson, MS‹An execution date is being requested in the Willie Jerome Manning death row case, announced Attorney General Jim Hood today. Today, the United States Supreme Court denied certiorari in the case. As a result, the Attorney General is requesting…

MS Department of Revenue Relocation

MS Department of Finance & Administration Recommends New Location for the MS Department of Revenue Today, the MS Department of Finance & Administration has determined that, on the basis of receiving the highest evaluation score, the Mississippi Department of Revenue…

Brigham named a 2013 Mississippi Trailblazer

Brigham named a 2013 Mississippi Trailblazer COLUMBUS, Miss. ­ A trailblazer in her own right, Mississippi University for Women alumna Allegra Brigham is part of the 2013 class recently announced by the Mississippi Trailblazers Board of Governors. The Mississippi Trailblazers…

ECCC Baseball Team Sweeps Southwest

ECCC Diamond Warriors Sweep Southwest East Central Community College¹s baseball squad took sole possession of second place in the MACJC South Division following a doubleheader sweep of Southwest Mississippi Community College Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at the Clark/Gay Baseball Complex…

ECCC Softball Squad Sweeps MCC

East Central Community College¹s fast-pitch softball squad posted easy victories over Meridian Community College in a non-division doubleheader Wednesday, March 20, 2013, on the Decatur campus. The Lady Diamond Warriors cruised 11-2 in the opener and won 13-5 in the…

Jazz concert to be presented Tuesday at MUW

Jazz concert to be presented Tuesday at MUW COLUMBUS, Miss.‹Jazz compositions by Mississippi University for Women professor Richard Montalto will be the centerpiece of a Tuesday [March 26] concert at the university. The free 7:30 p.m. event in the Connie…

Sen. Cochran to speak at MSU

U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., will speak at Mississippi State University in the Colvard Student Union¹s Foster Ballroom at 2 p.m. on Monday, March 25. Cochran will be participating in MSU¹s Greek Week activities at the invitation of MSU Gamma…

Wo-He-Lo Annuals Available Online

We are pleased to announce that East Central Community College has recently digitized and made available a collection of Wo-He-Lo annuals from 1937 to 2012.      This exciting project was made possible through the LYRASIS Digitization Collaborative ­ a Sloan…