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POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College’s 2006 Homecoming court, and queen Robin Drake, a sophomore from Hattiesburg, will be presented at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21,  before the PRCC-Southwest football game. The Homecoming court includes  from left: Front - Queen Robin Drake; Second row - Freshman Maid Sunni Smith of Carriere, Sophomore Maid Jessica Boehmer of Oak Grove, Hancock Center Maid Emily Owens, a  freshman from Kiln; and Sophomore Maid Jaclyn Allen of Oak Grove. Back row - Forrest  County Center maid Jessica Lanham, a freshman from Sumrall; Football Maid Tamika Buckley,  a sophomore from Bassfield, Freshman Maid Allison Bynum of Picayune, Student Body Maid  Ashley Ladner, a sophomore from Waveland; and Freshman Maid Courtney Dossett of Collins. 
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Monday, October 30, 2006
PRCC dental hygienists reunite
HATTIESBURG - About 90 graduates of the Pearl River Community College dental hygiene program gathered Friday in Hattiesburg for their first-ever reunion...more
Monday, October 30, 2006
Walley says Lady Wildcat hoops team will be much improved
PRCC women host Delgado Wednesday to tip-off 2006-2007 hoops
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River women’s basketball coach Ed Walley suffered through his worst season in his 34-year career a year ago, but entering seventh-year at the helm of the Lady Wildcat program he’s optimistic that this year’s squad will be much improved...more
Monday, October 30, 2006
PRCC surgical technology program among nation’s best
HATTIESBURG - The surgical technology program at Pearl River Community College’s Allied Health Center has been ranked in the Top 20 nationally...more
Monday, October 23, 2006
Wildcats can clinch South Division title with win over Hinds in regular season finale
Defending state champ Pearl River jumps to third in NJCAA poll
POPLARVILLE — Defending MACJC football champion Pearl River can clinch the MACJC South Division crown with a victory over Hinds in Raymond Thursday in the Wildcats’ regular-season finale...more
Monday, October 23, 2006
Wildcats snatch six turnovers en route to 31-0 homecoming shutout over Southwest
Pearl River can clinch MACJC South Division crown with win over Hinds Thursday
POPLARVILLE, Miss. — Fourth-ranked Pearl River snatched six turnovers from Southwest Mississippi en route to a lopsided 31-0 MACJC South Division homecoming victory here Saturday...more
Monday, October 23, 2006
PRCC women cop Region 23 berth with 4-0 shutout over Perk in MACJC Tournament
Defending state champion Lady Wildcats fall short of repeat; Wildcats end season with 2-1 loss to eventual state champs
POPLARVILLE — The host Pearl River Lady Wildcats came up short in defending their state title in the MACJC State Tournament this weekend, but took a 4-0 shutout over rival Mississippi Gulf Coast in Sunday’s consolation game to earn a berth in the regionals at Hinds in Raymond...more
Thursday, October 19, 2006
Pearl River women hosting MACJC State Tournament this weekend in Poplarville
POPLARVILLE — The defending state soccer champion Pearl River Community College Lady Wildcats will host the 2006 women’s and men’s MACJC State Tournament here Saturday and Sunday on the PRCC campus...more
Thursday, October 19, 2006
PRCC fund-raising golf tournament Oct. 28
HATTIESBURG - A Pearl River Community College Fall Benefit Golf Tournament is set for Saturday, Oct. 28, at Timberton Golf Club in Hattiesburg. The entry fee for the three-person scramble is $65. Hole sponsorships are available for $100...more
Thursday, October 19, 2006
PRCC offering computer skills training
COLUMBIA--Pearl River Community College is offering several computer skills training classes, starting next month on Second Street in downtown Columbia...more
Thursday, October 19, 2006
PRCC offering computer skills training
PICAYUNE _ Pearl River Community College is offering several computer skills training classes, starting next month at Historic Picayune City Hall, 203 Goodyear Blvd...more
Tuesday, October 17, 2006
Wildcats eye Bears Saturday for 2006 Homecoming battle
POPLARVILLE — Three-time defending MACJC football champion Pearl River will celebrate its 2006 Homecoming this Saturday with a South Division battle against Southwest Mississippi for the second straight year...more
Monday, October 16, 2006
Pearl River rules in ’Cat Fight
Wildcats score 15 unanswered points in final five minutes to hand fourth-ranked Jones 28-24 Homecoming loss
ELLISVILLE — Yogi Berra’s legendary quote of quotes — “It ain’t over ‘til it’s over” — fit the bill to a tee here Saturday in the 78th-annual ‘Cat Fight played on the Jones Junior College campus...more
Monday, October 16, 2006
Top PRCC students inducted into honor society
POPLARVILLE - Eighty-three students at Pearl River Community College were inducted Thursday into the Iota Mu chapter of Phi Theta Kappa international honor society...more
Monday, October 16, 2006
Hayden is 2005 Dobie Holden Scholarship recipient
POPLARVILLE - Sophomore Seth Hayden of Carriere is the 2006 recipient of the Dobie Holden Scholarship at Pearl River Community College...more
Monday, October 16, 2006
Reunions, Sports Hall of Fame highlight PRCC Homecoming 
POPLARVILLE - Homecoming Day on Saturday (Oct. 21) at Pearl River Community College will be packed full of activities including reunions, tours of the campus, an alumni luncheon and the presentation of the Homecoming court before the PRCC-Southwest football game at Dobie Holden Stadium...more
Friday, October 13, 2006
PRCC to honor faithful alumni
POPLARVILLE - The Pearl River Community College Alumni Association will honor two long-time members during the Homecoming Luncheon and Annual Meeting on Saturday, Oct. 21, on the Poplarville campus...more
Friday, October 13, 2006
Drake reigns over PRCC Homecoming festivities
POPLARVILLE - Robin Nikita Drake of Hattiesburg, the daughter of Rev. Robert L. Drake of Hattiesburg, will be crowned queen of Pearl River Community College’s Homecoming court at 2:30 p.m. Saturday afternoon (Oct. 21) in Dobie Holden Stadium...more
Friday, October 13, 2006
Larry Stanford kept PRCC sports in the news
POPLARVILLE - Larry Stanford was Director of Public Relations at Pearl River Community College for 29 years...more
Friday, October 13, 2006
Trainer Doc Hudson going into PRCC sports hall
POPLARVILLE - Ask former Pearl River Community College President Marvin White about how important Phil “Doc” Hudson was to the Wildcat athletic program and he will tell you that Hudson had the confidence of the players and coaches that he could heal them...more
Friday, October 13, 2006
McElroy made his mark at PRCC as a standout end
POPLARVILLE - John McElroy is the first to admit that as far as his football career is concerned, he was a late bloomer...more
Friday, October 13, 2006
Newton made his mark at PRC at two positions 
POPLARVILLE - Joe Newton was like many players who played for the legendary Dobie Holden at Pearl River Junior College, as it was called back in the 1950s...more
Wednesday, October 11, 2006
Pearl River sweeps Southwest Mississippi in MACJC South Division soccer action
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River swept Southwest Mississippi here Tuesday in women’s and men’s MACJC South Division soccer action...more
Tuesday, October 10, 2006
76th-annual ’Cat Fight set for Saturday
Three-time defending state champ Pearl River out to spoil undefeated, fourth-ranked Jones Homecoming
POPLARVILLE — One of the most storied rivalries in all of junior college football will hit the gridiron for the 76th time Saturday in Ellisville when the three-time defending MACJC champion Pearl River Wildcats hit the gridiron out to spoil the undefeated and No. 4-ranked Jones County Bobcats in a crucial South Division battle...more
Tuesday, October 10, 2006
Pearl River shuts out Co-Lin
Lady Wildcats keep South Division mark perfect with 8-0 blowout; Wildcats still in MACJC-Region 23 derby with huge 7-0 shutout 
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River’s women’s and men’s soccer teams swept rival Copiah-Lincoln with a pair of lopsided MACJC South Division shutouts here Saturday...more
Tuesday, October 10, 2006
Wildcats’ fourth-quarter rally spells 21-14 come-from-behind victory over Bulldogs
GOODMAN — Seventh-ranked and three-time defending state football champion Pearl River scored 14 unanswered points in the final quarter here Saturday to spoil Holmes’ Homecoming to take a 21-14 MACJC non-division victory Ras M. Branch Stadium...more
Friday, October 6, 2006
Miller to lecture at PRCC on healing and hope
POPLARVILLE - Ginny Warren Miller has been named Humanities Teacher of the Year at Pearl River Community College...more
Thursday, October 5, 2006
Lady ’Cats clinch division soccer crown with 3-1 victory over Jones
PRCC women now host women’s and men’s MACJC State Tournament Oct. 21-22;
Wildcats 3-2 winners, but eye ‘win out’ scenario to make two-team post-season cut
ELLISVILLE — Pearl River Community College’s Lady Wildcat soccer team defeated Jones County’s Lady Bobcats 3-1 here Wednesday to clinch the MACJC South Division title and will now play host to the women’s and men’s state tournament Oct. 21-22...more
Tuesday, October 3, 2006
Pearl River meets Holmes for first time in four years Saturday in Goodman
Wildcats have won three straight MACJC titles since eventual state champ Bulldogs took a 3-0 playoff victory in 2002 postseason
POPLARVILLE — Since the last time Pearl River and Holmes did battle on the gridiron some four years ago, the two programs have taken quite diverse directions...more
Monday, October 2, 2006
Pearl River shuts out East Central
Lady Wildcats keep South Division mark perfect with 9-0 blowout; Wildcats still in MACJC-Region 23 derby with huge 7-0 shutout
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River’s women’s and men’s soccer squads swept East Central with a a pair of huge MACJC South Division shutouts here Saturday...more