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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 in February Press Releases.

Friday, March 31, 2006
Disc Golf event draws more than 70 players

POPLARVILLE ­ The third annual Pearl River Community College Windy Hills Open Disc Golf Tournament held recently on the PRCC campus pulled more than 70 competitors from six states...more
Thursday, March 30, 2006
Pearl River swept by Perk
Bulldogs take 6-1, 7-6 victories in Poplarville; No. 1 Wildcats drop to 27-7 overall, 1-3 in division play
POPLARVILLE — Just one day after Pearl River's Wiildcats discovered they had earned a No. 1 ranking in the NJCAA Division II baseball poll, arch-rival Mississippi Gulf Coast visits and hands them a pair of heartbreaking MACJC South Division losses...more
Thursday, March 30, 2006
Lady Wildcats split with Lady Bobcats in division openers
ELLISVILLE — Pearl River's Lady Wildcats split wiith arch-rival Jones here Wednesday in both school's MACJC South Division openers...more
Thursday, March 30, 2006
Pearl River Community College introduces 3-D printing in Drafting and Design Technology Classes
POPLARVILLE ­Drafting and Design Technology students at Pearl River Community College consider pencils and paper ancient relics, especially now that they are using PRCC’s new 3D Modeling Rapid Prototyping Printer (RP)...more
Wednesday, March 29, 2006
PRCC programs schedule tryouts, auditions
POPLARVILLE - The Pearl River Community College Fine Arts Department
will hosts tryout sessions next month for fall 2006 programs at the
Tuesday, March 28, 2006
PRCC sponsoring training for construction industry
POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College, in conjunction with the Mississippi Construction Education Foundation and TDWA (Twin Districts Workforce Area), is offering a new four-week multi-craft training program in construction basics...more
Thursday, March 23, 2006
Pearl River splits with Hinds in softball doubleheader
RAYMOND — Pearl River's Lady Wildcats split with Hinds in MACJC non--division softball doubleheader action here Wednesday, taking a lopsided 21-1 blowout in the first game; but falling 7-6 in the bottom of the final inning in the nightcap...more
Thursday, March 23, 2006
PRCC splits with Copiah-Lincoln in MACJC South Division openers
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River's Wildcats saw their 13-game winning streak snapped here Tuesday with a 6-5 loss to Copiah-Lincoln in the MACJC South Division opener for both squads...more
Wednesday, March 22, 2006
Spring Fest 2006 at PRCC scheduled for April 4
POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College will hosts Spring Fest 2006 on Tuesday, April 4, for all high school seniors.  Registration will begin at 1:30 p.m. at Dobie Holden Football Stadium on the PRCC campus...more
Wednesday, March 22, 2006
Windy Hills Disc Golf event this Saturday at PRCC
POPLARVILLE - The 2006 Windy Hills Open Disc Golf Tournament will be held Saturday at the Wildcat Trace Disc Golf Course on the Pearl River Community College campus...more
Tuesday, March 21, 2006
PRCC presents spring musical ‘I Love New York’
POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College takes a trip to the “Big Apple” March 29-31 with the spring musical production of “I Love New York.”...more
Tuesday, March 21, 2006
Wildcats sweep Lazers
Pearl River improves to 24-4 with 7-1, 11-4 victories
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River’s Wildcats boosted its overall record to 24-4 baseball doubleheader sweep over Onondaga (NY) here Sunday in Wildcat Stadium.
PRCC won the first game 7-1, then used an 11-hit barrage to bounc back in the nightcap to take an 11-4 win...more
Monday, March 20, 2006
PRCC splits at Faulkner in softball doubleheader
BAY MINETTE, Ala. — Pearl River's Lady Wildcats ssplit with Faulkner State CC here Saturday in women's doubleheader softball action...more
Monday, March 20, 2006
Lady Wildcats swept by Bishop State
Pearl River softball takes 6-4, 11-10 road losses in Mobile
MOBILE, Ala. — Pearl River's Lady Wildcats were swept by Bishop State (Ala.) here Friday, falling 6-4 and 11-10 to drop to 8-5 overall...more
Monday, March 20, 2006
Pearl River improves to 22-4 with 9-0, 11-0 sweep over Kishwaukee
Visiting Kougars manage only five hits in two games
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River's Wildcats pumped its ooverall record to 22-4 here Friday with a pair of lopsided shutouts over Kishwaukee (Ill.) College's Kougars in Wildcat Stadium...more
Wednesday, March 10, 2006
PRCC sweeps Mineral Area, Bishop to improve to 18-4
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River's Wildcats swept Mineraal Area (Mo.) and Bishop State (Ala.) in community college baseball doubleheader action to improve to 18-4 overall...more
Wednesday, March 10, 2006
Lady Wildcats go 3-1 in tournament
HATTIESBURG — Pearl River's Lady Wildcats went 3-1 in their own Lady Wildcat Tournament played Friday and Saturday here at the Timberton Softball Complex adjacent to William Carey College...more
Wednesday, March 10, 2006
Wildcats sweep Warriors
Pearl River smacks 15 hits in 11-3 win; Treadaway's two hitter ends with 8-1 victory
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River's Wildcats swept East Central in MACJC non-division baseball action here Saturday...more
Friday, March 10, 2006
Northwest trims Pearl River 77-73 for Region 23 title
CLINTON — Northwest Mississippi is headed to the men's NJCAA national basketball tournament after repeating as Region 23 champions with its 77-73 victory over Pearl River here Thursday on the Mississippi College campus...more
Thursday, March 9, 2006
Pearl River sweeps Bishop
Hodge hurls two-hitter in collegiate debut
MOBILE, Ala. — Pearl River’s Wildcats swept Bishop State (Ala.) in community college doubleheader baseball action here Wednesday...more
Thursday, March 9, 2006
PRCC tennis swept by Co-Lin
WESSON — Pearl River’s women’s and men’s tennis teams were swept by Copiah-Lincoln here Monday...more
Wednesday, March 8, 2006
Faulkner hands Pearl River first losses of softball season
Lady Wildcats lose 5-1, 6-4 to Sun Chiefs to fall to 6-2
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River’s Lady Wildcats picked up their first losses of the 2006 softball season here Tuesday, falling to Faulkner State (Ala.) 5-1 and 6-4...more
Wednesday, March 8, 2006
PRCC offers computer skills training in Hattiesburg
HATTIESBURG - Pearl River Community College is offering several computer skills training classes, starting next month at the Lowery A. Woodall Advanced Technology Center in Hattiesburg...more
Wednesday, March 8, 2006
Undefeated Lady ’Cats sweep winless Lady Lions for second time
Pearl River softball now 6-0 with 9-4, 17-6 wins over East Miss
SCOOBA — Pearl River kept its perfect record intact here Monday, sweeping winless East Mississippi in MACJC non-division softball action for the second time in three days...more
Monday, March 6, 2006
PRCC chapter takes home many medals
POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College students recently returned from the State Delta Epsilon Chi Career Development Conference in Jackson after making an impressive showing...more
Monday, March 6, 2006
PRCC opens Bossier Tournament with sweeps over NEO, BPCC
Wildcats take impressive 10-6, 12-6 victories
BOSSIER CITY, LA — Pearl River’s Wildcats picked up a pair of impressive victories to open the Bossier Parish Tournament here Saturday, defeating Northeastern Oklahoma A&M 10-6 and following with a 12-6 win over host BPCC...more
Monday, March 6, 2006
Lady 'Cats remain undefeated with 4-1, 9-1 softball sweep of Lady Lions
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River's Lady Wildcats kept their perfect record intact here Friday with an impressive softball doubleheader sweep of East Mississippi in Lady Wildcat Stadium...more
Tuesday, March 2, 2006
Last second trey eliminates Wildcats from MACJC State Tournament
Pearl River battled back from 14-point deficit, but falls short in 81-79 setback to Holmes
SENATOBIA — Colorado State signee Alton Robinson pumped in a game-high 28 points here Wednesday, but his superb offensive effort wasn't quite enough as his Pearl River Wildcats were eliminated by Holmes 81-79 by way of a last-second three pointer in semi-final action of the MACJC State Tournament on the Northeast Mississippi CC campus...more
Monday, March 1, 2006
PRCC bombs Hinds in season openers
Lady Wildcats win first game 4-1; take second 24-2 in five innings behind 25-hit barrage
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River's Lady Wildcats opened their 2006 softball season in grand style here Tuesday sweeping the Hinds Lady Eagles in MACJC non-division action in Lady Wildcat Stadium...more
Monday, March 1, 2006
Wildcats smash Tigers in MACJC’s first round 
PRCC eyes Holmes in state semi-finals after 86-71 victory over Coahoma
SENATOBIA — Colorado State signee Alton Robinson pumped in a game-high 32 points here Monday to propel Pearl River’s Wildcats to an 86-71 victory over Coahoma in opening-round action of the MACJC State Tournament underway on the Northwest Mississippi CC campus...more