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Friday, February 27, 2004
Pearl River repeats as MACJC champs with 71-60 come-from-behind victory over Hinds

BOONEVILLE  The Pearl River Wildcats repeated as state men's basketball champions with a come-from-behind 71-60 victory over Hinds in final-round action of the MACJC State Tournament here Thursday at Northeast Mississippi Community College...more
Thursday, February 26, 2004
Wildcats a win away from MACJC repeat 
after 85-78 semi-final victory over Jones
BOONEVILLE - The defending state champion Pearl River Wildcats are one win away from a title repeat after disposing of South No. 1 seed Jones 85-78 here Thursday in semi-final round action of the MACJC State Tournament underway at Northeast Mississippi...more
Wednesday, February 25, 2004
Picayune grad receives Ruth Bush Lobdell Scholarship
POPLARVILLE - Lauren Hillery, 19, Picayune High School graduate and
Pearl River Community College student, will be heading to the University of Michigan 
in Ann Arbor this fall after receiving a scholarship for approximately $56,000...more
Wednesday, February 25, 2004
PRCC goes 2-1 in O-W Tourney
Wildcats take wins over Central Ala., Bevill; fall 11-2 to hosts
NICEVILLE, Fla.  Pearl River's Wildcats went 2-1 in the Carl McInnis Classic Tournament here this past weekend at Okaloosa-Walton Community College...more
Wednesday, February 25, 2004
Wildcats blow out Holmes 90-75 in state tournament; 
now faces Jones rematch Wed.
BOONEVILLE  The defending state champion Pearl River Wildcats blew out Holmes 90-75 in Monday's first-round action of the MACJC State Tournament underway at Northeast Mississippi and now eyes Jones Wednesday at 3 p.m. in the semi-finals...more
Wednesday, February 25, 2004
Pearl River College documentary premieres Thursday
POPLARVILLE - The premiere of The Pearl River College Story: A Historical Documentary will take place at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in Moody Hall Auditorium on Pearl River Community Collegeís main campus...more
Wednesday, February 25, 2004
Defending champ Wildcats target Holmes in MACJC Tournament Monday
Wildcats enter state tournament as Southís No. 2 seed
POPLARVILLE ó Pearl River begins its defense of its menís MACJC state 
championship Monday when it takes on Holmes in the first round of the state 
tournament at Northeast Mississippi in Booneville...more
Friday, February 20, 2004
PRCC plans annual Spring Fest for Feb. 26
POPLARVILLE - More than 1000 high school students will meet on our campus on Thursday for Spring Fest 2004...more
Friday, February 20, 2004
Lady íCats sweep Lady Lions to even 2004 record at 3-3
PRCC softball team 10-1, 6-2 winner at Optimist Park in Hattiesburg
HATTIESBURG ó Pearl Riverís Lady Wildcats swept East Mississippi 10-1 
and 6-2 here Thursday in MACJC non-division womenís softball action 
played at Optimist Park...more
Friday, February 20, 2004
Jones trips Pearl River in OT to claim menís division crown
Bobcats enter MACJC Tournament as Southís No. 1 seed;
Lady Wildcats end season with 79-64 romp over rival JCJC
ELLISVILLE ó Jones and Pearl River enter next weekís MACJC State Tournament in Booneville as the South Divisionís No. 1 and No. 2 menís seeds, respectively, after the host Bobcats trimmed the defending state champ Wildcats 79-78 in overtime to claim the leagueís regular-season crown. PRCC dropped to 16-8 overall and 9-5 in division play, while JCJC improved to 20-3 and 11-3. Pearl River defeated JCJC 65-60 Jan. 26 in Poplarville...more
Wednesday, February 18, 2004
PRCC Alumni Golf Tournament April 17
POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community Collegeís Forrest-Lamar County Alumni Association is sponsoring a fund-raising golf tournament Saturday, April 17, at Pine Creek Golf Club in Purvis...more
Wednesday, February 18, 2004
Hinds sweeps Pearl River in tennis; Lady íCats fall 7-2; Wildcats fall 5-4
POPLARVILLE ó Pearl River was swept by Hinds in womenís and menís MACJC 
tennis season action here Tuesday...more
Wednesday, February 18, 2004
Lady íCats split on road with Hinds
PRCC picks up first win of year in first game, but falls in nightcap
RAYMOND ó Pearl Riverís Lady Wildcats split with Hinds here Tuesday in 
MACJC non-division womenís softball action...more
Tuesday, February 17, 2004
PRCC splits with Meridian
Lady Wildcats socked 73-69; Wildcats 89-67 winners
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River split with Meridian in MACJC South Division
women's and men's basketball action here Monday with the Wildcats taking an
impressive 89-67 victory, while the Lady 'Catsfell 73-69...more
Monday, February 16, 2004
Thirty schools enter Mississippi Showchoir Contest
POPLARVILLE - Dazzling dancers and serious singers converged at Pearl
River Community College this weekend for the 18th annual Mississippi Showchoir Contest sponsored by the Pearl River Community College Choral Department...more
Perk weeks River in tennis openers
Lady Wildcats fall 6-3; Wildcats defeated 7-2
GULFPORT ó Pearl River was swept by Mississippi Gulf Coast in its 
womenís and menís MACJC tennis season openers here Friday on Gulf 
Coastís Jefferson Davis campus...more
Monday, February 16, 2004
Wildcats roar past Cavs with season-opening baseball sweep
Pearl River takes 10-4, 7-1 victories; Artigues impressed with freshman starters
POPLARVILLE ó Pearl Riverís Wildcats roared past the Bossier Parishís 
Cavaliers here Sunday with a season-opening doubleheader sweep in Region 23 community college baseball action amidst the icy arctic winds in Wildcat Stadium...more
Monda, February 16, 2004
Career Fair Set for Friday, February 20
POPLARVILLE--The Pearl River Community College Spring Career Fair will be held on Feb. 20 from 8:30 to 11:00 a.m. in the Technology Center on the school's main campus.  PRCC students will have a chance to network with company representatives, submit resumes, set up interviews, or investigate job choices during the fair.  Approximately 70 companies, from Mississippi and Louisiana, are signed up as exhibitors...more
Monday, February 16, 2004
A PRCC Black History Month presentation
POPLARVILLE-The Pearl River Community College Afro-American Cultural
Society presents the 24th Annual Black History Month presentation, No More Pain, 
on February 25 at 7 p. m. in the PRCC Moody Auditorium.  No More Pain is a play that incorporates drama, comedy, and music with a gospel message presented by a semi-professional cast from Houston.  Admission is $3.00...more
Friday, February 13, 2004
PRCC offers health seminars
POPLARVILLE-The Pearl River Community College Wellness Center brings a beneficial health program to the community--Healthy Habits for Life: Your 6-week Guide to Food & Fitness.  The six presentations will be held at 11:30 a.m. in the PRCC Cafeteria.  Admission is free with a $4.00 Dutch treat lunch available...more
Friday, February 13, 2004
PRCC splits with Hinds
Lady Wildcats take 84-70 win; Wildcats fall 55-54
UTICA   Pearl River split with Hinds in women's and men's MACJC South
Division basketball action here Thursday...more
Wednesday, February 11, 2004
PRCC board approves Hancock County lease
POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community Collegeís Board of Trustees
approved a lease agreement to establish a satellite educational center
in Hancock County during the regular February meeting here Tuesday...more
Wednesday, February 11, 2004
PRCC providing training at Stennis Space Center
Pearl River Community College is the training provider for some
specialized training classes going on this week at Stennis Space 
Center...more
Tuesday, February 10, 2004
PRCC tennis team opens season Friday
POPLARVILLE - The Pearl River Community College menís and womenís tennis teams kick off the 2004 season Friday when the Wildcats travel to Gulf Coast Community College...more
Tuesday, February 10, 2004
PRCC hosts Southern Region DECA competition 
Pearl River Community College recently hosted the Southern Region Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) high school competition at its Poplarville 
campus...more
Tuesday, February 10, 2004
PRCC splits with Co-Lin
Wildcats remain tied for first in division with 67-62 victory;
Lady Wildcats drop to 4-7 in league play with 77-63 loss
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River remains tied for first place in the MACJC South
Division men's hoops derby with a hard-fought 67-62 victory over Copiah-Lincoln, 
while the Lady Wildcats fell to the Lady Wolves 68-56 here Monday in M.R. White Coliseum...more
Monday, February 9, 2004
Lady 'Cats swept by Lady Pirates in 2004 softball season opener
Erin Brown belts grand slam in 12-4 loss in opener
PENSACOLA, Fla.   Pearl River's Lady Wildcats were swept by Pensacola's Lady
Pirates in NJCAA women's softball action here Saturday in the season openers for both squads...more
Monday, February 9, 2004
Foundation honors PRCCís Tim Hatten
POPLARVILLE - The All-American Football Foundation celebrates its 10th
birthday this year and kicks off its national recognition program with
the 57th annual Banquet of Champions Tuesday at the Grand Casino Hotel
in Biloxi...more
Friday, February 6, 2004
River splits with Gulf Coast
Lady Wildcats fall to 4-6 in division play with 77-63 setback; Wildcats now 7-3 in league after last-minute 71-66 victory
PERKINSTON   Pearl River split with arch-rival Mississippi Gulf Coast in women's and men's MACJC South Division basketball action here Thursday in the Wentzell Center...more
Thursday, February 5, 2004
PRCC showchoir contest takes place Friday-Saturday 
POPLARVILLE - More than 30 schools will perform this weekend in the 18th
annual Mississippi Showchoir Contest sponsored by the Pearl River
Community College Fine Arts Department/Choral Division...more
Wednesday, February 4, 2004
PRCC English instructor wins advisor scholarship
POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College English instructor Justin
Williamson, an advisor to PRCCís Iota Mu Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, was
recently awarded a Phi Theta Kappa Chapter Advisor Scholarship...more
Wednesday, February 4, 2004
PRCC softball season opens this week under new coach
POPLARVILLE - A new era in womenís softball begins this week when 
Pearl River Community College travels to Pensacola (Fla.) Junior College for a
Friday afternoon doubleheader...more
Tuesday, February 3, 2004
River splits with Southwest
Lady Wildcats fall 78-77 in overtime; Brackins' last-second bucket propels 'Cats to 89-87 victory
POPLARVILLE   Pearl River split with Southwest in women's and men's MACJC South Division basketball action here Monday in M.R. White Coliseum...more
Monday, February 2, 2004
PRCC moving ahead with Hancock County plans
POPLARVILLE - In an effort to address local residentsí educational needs, Pearl River Community College plans to establish a satellite educational center in Hancock County later this year...more