Tuesday, April 27, 2021

ECCC Students Honored During Annual Awards Ceremony

Several East Central Community College students received honors during the college’s 2021 Awards Ceremony held April 22 2021, in Huff Auditorium on the campus in Decatur.

Alumni Memorial Awards
East Central Community College students receiving Alumni Memorial Awards during the 2021 Awards Ceremony held on the campus in Decatur and their respective hometowns included (front row, from left) Anna Claire Morgan of Louisville, Billy Wayne Baucum Award for Secondary Education; Lauren Harrison of Lena, Opal McMullan Dickerson Elementary Education Award; Nina Miles of Sebastopol, W. A Coursey, Jr. Engineering Award; Natalia Beltran Diaz of Bogota, Columbia, Danny Ray Killens Engineering Award; Aza Burton of Philadelphia, Alatha Chaney English Award; and Keisha Torres of Morton, Sara Carr Deaton Business Technology Award; and (back row, from left) Abigail Laird of Meridian, Sue Yarbrough Fulgham Speech Award; Mirial Cannon of Madison, Earline Wood Memorial Award for Women’s Basketball; Genesis Mann of Brandon, Homer F. Hunter Athletic Managers Award; R.J. Holifield of Stringer, Andrew F. Webb Football Award; Brian Pace of Collinsville, Jack B. Mayo Phi Theta Kappa Award; and Sidney Rone of Ethel, Arno Vincent Award for Academic Excellence in Athletics and Dr. Edwin Miller Medical Services Award. Not pictured are Mason Moore of Decatur, William S. Giffin Men’s Intramural Award; and Devin Carter of Pearl, Howard Sessums Men’s Basketball Award. (EC Photo)

Faculty Memorial Awards
East Central Community College students receiving Faculty Memorial Awards during the 2021 Awards Ceremony held on the campus in Decatur and their respective hometowns included (front row, from left) Heston Harrison of Little Rock, Frank Edwin & Nena Holt Leatherwood Scholarship; Annabelle Miller of Lucedale, Dr. Shelby L. Harris Memorial Scholarship; Jesse Boydstun of Louisville, J. Wallace Bedwell Business Award; and Malina Mangrum of Philadelphia, Frank M. Cross Freshman Chemistry Award; and (back row, from left) Garrett Johnston of Union, Robert G. Fick Memorial Scholarship; Walker Johnson of Mantee, Jamie Clark Memorial Baseball Award; Kenayzha Germany of Union, Leon Eubanks KALJYC-Peers Scholarship for Leadership; Madison DeLancey of Union, Thomas W. Thrash Memorial Scholarship; and Anna Caime of Zachary, La., General William Patrick Wilson Academic Scholarship. Not pictured are Bethany Davidson of Walnut Grove, Aaron R. Davis Memorial Scholarship; Austin Doughty of Forest, J. Andy Miller Freshman Engineering Award; Parker Hoskins of Collinsville, O.L. Newell Drafting Award; Cezar Torres of Morton, Charles E. Pennington Business Technology Award; and Toby Garrison of Decatur, L.B. Simmons History Award. (EC Photo)