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PHOTO (Courtesy of the "Live with Regis and Kelly Show")   Tony and Luke Oldmixon are congratulated by (left to right) host Kelly Ripa (holding Luke's winning cover), Parents magazine editor-in-chief Sally Lee, and Luke's big sister Toni Michelle.   Article below.

Friday, February 24, 2006
PRCC Electrical Technology instructor Oldmixon father of America's most beautiful baby

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College Electrical Technology instructor Tony Oldmixon of Picayune is the father of America's most beautiful baby. Two-year-old Luke Oldmixon won the “Live with Regis and Kelly’s Most Beautiful Baby Search” this Friday...more
Friday, February 24, 2006
Wildcats clinch division crown with OT victory over Warriors
PRCC’s men grab South’s top seed in MACJC Tournament behind Robinson’s 42-point effort; Lady ’Cats end season with 76-52 setback
DECATUR — Pearl River’s Wildcats surprisingly clinched the MACJC South Division crown and a No. 1 seed in next week’s state tournament with a resounding 102-96 overtime victory over East Central here Thursday...more
Thursday, February 23, 2006
PRCC splits with OWCC
Wildcats, Raiders take 3-1 wins in Wednesday twin bill
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River and Okaloosa-Walton took 3-1 victories in Wednesday’s baseball doubleheader played in Wildcat Stadium...more
Tuesday, February 21, 2006
PRCC cancels plans for 2006 Extravaganza
POPLARVILLE - The 2006 Pearl River Community College Extravaganza has become another casualty of Hurricane Katrina...more
Tuesday, February 21, 2006
PRCC splits with Co-Lin
Tournament-bound Wildcats out of South Division title race after 81-78 loss; Lady ’Cats smack division champs 62-59
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College split with Copiah-Lincoln in men’s and women’s MACJC South Division basketball action here Monday in the Poplarville High School gymnasium...more
Monday, February 20, 2006
Wildcats split at Meridian Tournament
Lindsey cracks RBI-single to ice 2-1 extra-inning win over Southeastern Illinois; Wabash pounds PRCC 10-2 in tournament opener
MERIDIAN — Freshman Kyle Lindsey cracked an RBI-single in the bottom of the ninth inning here Saturday to propel Pearl River’s Wildcats to a 2-1 extra-inning victory over Southeastern Illinois in the Meridian Tournament...more
Friday, February 17, 2006
PRCC tennis picks up first win
POPLARVILLE — The Pearl River Community College women’s and men’s tennis teams posted its first win of the 2006 season defeating East Central Community College 6-1 here Thursday...more
Thursday, February 16, 2006
PRCC swept by Gulf Coast
Wildcats, Lady Wildcats blow leads; pick up South Division losses
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College was swept by Mississippi Gulf Coast in women’s and men’s MACJC South Division basketball action here Wednesday in the Poplarville High School gymnasium...more
Wednesday, February 15, 2006
PRCC sweeps Southwest
Wildcats, Lady Wildcats grab South Division victories
HATTIESBURG — Pearl River Community College swept Southwest Mississippi in women’s and men’s MACJC South Division basketball action here in the Oak Grove High School gymnasium...more
Monday, February 13, 2006
Wildcats go 3-1 in season-opening home stand against Cavaliers
PRCC, Bossier split Saturday; Wildcats sweep Sunday
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College opened its 2006 baseball season in grand style over the weekend, posting a 3-1 mark in a two-day home stand against Bossier Parish Saturday and Sunday here in Wildcat Stadium...more
Friday, February 10, 2006
New head coach McMahon excited about 2006, as PRCC opens baseball season Sat.
Bossier Parish CC visits for weekend twin bills
POPLARVILLE — New Pearl River head baseball coach Jamie McMahon has some big shoes to fill when his Wildcats open their 2006 campaign this weekend with double headers against Bossier Parish CC...more
Friday, February 10, 2006
PRCC tennis opens against Gulf Coast
GULFPORT — Pearl River Community College women’s and men’s tennis kicked off its 2006 season with loses to Mississippi Gulf Coast here Monday...more
Tuesday, February 8, 2006
PRCC splits with Meridian
Robinson’s last-second trey lifts division-leading Wildcats to 68-65 victory; Lady Wildcats second-half rally falls short
MERIDIAN — Colorado State signee Alton Robinson sank a three pointer with 1.6 seconds left to lift Pearl River’s Wildcats to a 68-65 MACJC South Division basketball victory over Meridian here Monday...more
Monday,February 6, 2006
PRCC cheerleaders finish 4th in nation
POPLARVILLE - The Pearl River Community College cheerleaders recently attended their first national competition and finished fourth in the 2006 Universal Cheerleaders Association National Cheer and Dance Championship in Orlando, Fla...more
Monday,February 6, 2006
PRCC showchoir contest takes place Friday-Saturday
PETAL - More than 30 schools will perform this weekend (Feb. 10-11) in the 20th annual Mississippi Showchoir Contest sponsored by the Pearl River Community College Fine Arts Department/Choral Division...more
Monday,February 6, 2006
PRCC students can receive hurricane assistance
POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College is committed to insuring that its students and their families who have been impacted by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita receive all available assistance in meeting their educational expenses...more
Friday,February 3, 2006
PRCC splits in ’Cat Fights
Wildcats still tops in South Division after 80-64 win over Jones; Lady Wildcats blow lead en route to 17th defeat
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River’s Wildcats remain atop the MACJC South Division men’s basketball standings after taking a 80-64 victory over Jones here Thursday, while the Lady Wildcats led for the majority of its match up with the Lady Bobcats only to fall 81-72 for their 17th loss of the season...more
Thursday,February 2, 2006
PRCC hoops schedule modified
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College has modifsed its 2005-2006 women’s and men’s basketball schedules due to uncontrollable conflicts with Poplarville High School, says PRCC athletic director and men’s head coach Richard Mathis...more
Thursday,February 2, 2006
Who's Who list features 58 PRCC students
POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College has released its list of Who's Who Among Students in American Junior Colleges for the 2005-2006 school year...more
Thursday, February 2, 2006
Wildcats eye senior college football deals
POPLARVILLE — Fifteen members of Pearl River Community College’s MACJC 
state championship football squad are headed to senior colleges.
Here, listed by school, are the signees...more