Monthly Archives: February 2014

ECCC Daycare Celebrates 100 Days of School

> ECCC Daycare Celebrates 100 Days of School > Faculty, staff, and students at East Central Community College’s Daycare Center in Decatur dressed up in decorated T-shirts on Tuesday, Feb. 11, to celebrate the 100th school day of the year.…

ECCC Bookstore Hosts Valentine’s Day Giveaway

> ECCC Bookstore Hosts Valentine’s Day Giveaway > The Bookstore at East Central Community College in Decatur held a Valentine’s Day Giveaway for its patrons. Bookstore employee Ashley Patterson (left) presents the winners, freshmen Shana Evans of Lawrence (middle) and…

Music Maker Productions presents Sidewalk Prophets

> MUSIC MAKER PRODUCTIONS PRESENTS SIDEWALK PROPHETS CONCERT > > University Relations > News Bureau (662) 325-3442 > Contact: Sasha Steinberg > Email: sasha.steinberg@msstate.edu > February 28, 2014 > > Sidewalk Prophets, a contemporary Christian group, will perform in concert…

‘In the swing’: Researchers study science of golf

> > > From identifying the best golf clubs to improving individual swings, Mississippi State researchers are using science to make golfers’ games better. > > For the fourth consecutive year, university professor Tom Lacy was selected by Golf Digest…

ECCC Softball Team Sweeps Marion Military

> East Central Community College’s fast-pitch softball team recorded a pair of victories over Marion Military Thursday, Feb. 27 on the Decatur campus. > The Lady Diamond Warriors held on for 6-5 decision in the opener and cruised 11-3 in…

Ag producers receive reports, make requests

> > VERONA — More than 300 north Mississippi agricultural producers met with Mississippi State University representatives to hear research results and recommendations and to express what they need from the university in the coming year. > > Steve Martin,…

ECCC Baseball

> ECCC Diamond Warriors Drop Twin Bill at MS Delta > Struggles on the diamond continue for East Central Community College’s baseball team following a doubleheader loss to Mississippi Delta Community College Thursday, Feb. 27 on the Moorhead campus. >…

Starkville will host annual garden expo

> > > MISSISSIPPI STATE — Starkville will host one of three major spring gardening events in the state this March. > > The sixth annual Everything Garden Expo will take place March 21 and 22 at the Mississippi Horse…

Coupons, strategy can help save money

> > Coupons, strategy > can help save money > > By Susan Collins-Smith > MSU Ag Communications > > JACKSON – Families can find a few extra dollars for summer vacation or for the piggy bank by clipping coupons…

MSU economist named a top woman in business

> By Keri Collins Lewis > MSU Ag Communications > > MISSISSIPPI STATE — Becky Smith, director of the Mississippi State University Extension Center for Economic Education and Financial Literacy, has been an advocate for education since childhood. > >…