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For the second straight year East Central Community College in Decatur was named one of the best colleges in the nation to work for in an annual survey of more than 45,000 college and university employees by The Chronicle of Higher Education.
East Central Community College graduates Graham Murphree of Little Rock and Morgan Cain of Carthage, both members of the ECCC Class of 2017, were selected to participate in the undergraduate portion of the Mississippi Rural Dentists Scholarship Program.
When Newton football coach Ryan Smith first came to campus, wide receiver Javarious Moore was quick to tell him that he was a basketball player first.
A year later, Moore will tell anyone that he’s a football player that plays basketball.
Rose, Alderman named to Class AA All-MAIS team
The Newton County Academy duo of Braxton Rose and Kemp Alderman were recently named to the 2017 Class AA All-MAIS team.
Rose was selected as a pitcher while Alderman was selected as a catcher.
The East Central Community College women’s tennis team was named the overall women’s Academic All-State Team in the 15-team Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges conference and was among five varsity sports teams at the college to earn National Junior College Athletic Association Academic Team of the Year honorable mention a
The Newton Board of Aldermen will meet Tuesday, July 18, at 5:30 p.m. in the board room of Newton City Hall.
Below is the preliminary agenda:
CALL TO ORDER, INVOCATION, AND ROLL CALL
APPROVAL OF THE MINUTES OF THE REGULAR RECESSED MEETING OF JUNE 20, 2017 AS PUBLISHED.