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Wednesday, February 28, 2007
Holmes cans Pearl River
Wildcats eliminated from MACJC State Tournament with 78-72 first-round loss to ’Dogs, despite Wesley Jones’ 32-point effort
WESSON — Pearl River was quickly eliminated from the MACJC State Tournament as the Holmes Bulldogs pulled off a 78-72 first-round victory here Tuesday in Graydon L. Mullen Gymnasium despite a 32-point, 12-rebound effort from Wildcat star Wesley Jones...more
Tuesday, February 27, 2007
Eagles sweep Wildcats
PRCC loses 5-1, 9-2 via barrage of defensive miscues
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River were swept by Meridian’s Eagles in MACJC baseball action here Saturday thanks to a barrage of 10 Wildcat errors in the non-division doubleheader...more
Tuesday, February 27, 2007
Lady Wildcats go 1-4 in Meridian Tournament
Pearl River drops three Friday, splits Saturday
MERIDIAN — The Pearl River Lady Wildcat softball squad’s weekend excursion to the Meridan Tournament produced only one victory in five outings...more
Tuesday, February 27, 2007
Lady ’Cats sweep East Miss
PRCC wins 4-2, 15-1 to even overall mark to 4-4
SCOOBA — Pearl River’s Lady Wildcats swept MACJC non-division rival East Mississippi 4-2 and 15-1 here Thursday to even their overall record to 4-4 in women’s community college softball action...more
Tuesday, February 27, 2007
PRCC sweeps East Central
Paul’s buzzer-beating bucket propels Lady Wildcats to victory and insures winning record in season finale; Wildcats eye MACJC State Tournament after 84-68 win
POPLARVILLE — Shiney Paul sank a buzzer-beating bucket here Thursday in Shivers Gymnasium to propel Pearl River Community College’s women to a 64-62 MACJC South Division basketball victory over playoff-bound East Central and insure a winning season for the Lady Wildcats...more
Wednesday, February 21, 2007
Students name Byrd, Ladner as Mr. and Miss PRCC
POPLARVILLE _ Pearl River Community College students recently elected sophomores Demetrius Terrell Byrd and Ashley Christine Ladner as Mr. and Miss PRCC...more
Wednesday, February 21, 2007
Class favorites selected at PRCC
POPLARVILLE - The student body at Pearl River Community College recently elected class favorites for 2006-07...more
Wednesday, February 21, 2007
Pearl River splits with Jones
Lady Wildcats mauled 95-47; Wildcats dominate 76-53
 ELLISVILLE — Pearl River Community College split with Jones in MACJC South Division basketball action here Monday with the Lady Wildcats taking a 95-47 stomping and the Wildcats dominating the Bobcats 76-53...more
Wednesday, February 21, 2007
Wildcats Bomb Trojans
PRCC take 12-2, 13-0 five-inning wins to improve to 4-0
 POPLARVILLE — Pearl River’s Wildcats bombed rival Mississippi Delta here Tuesday, taking a pair of lopsided five-inning victories in MACJC non-division baseball action...more
Wednesday, February 21, 2007
Lady ’Cats split with LSU-E
PRCC rallies for 9-5 win; falls 3-2 in nightcap
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River’s Lady Wildcats split with LSU-Eunice in NJCAA Region 23 women’s softball action here Tuesday in their 2007 home opener, rallying to take a 9-5 victory in the opener of the doubleheader but falling 3-2 in the nightcap...more
Wednesday, February 21, 2007
PRCC offering welding classes
 
POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College, in conjunction with the Mississippi Construction Education Foundation and TDWA (Twin Districts Workforce Area), will be offering some welding classes next month at sites in Poplarville and Lamar County...more
Friday, February 16, 2007
Secondary students head to PRCC for annual band clinic
POPLARVILLE _ Approximately 240 students from South Mississippi secondary schools will be on the Pearl River Community College campus Friday and Saturday, Feb. 23 and 24,  for the PRCC Regional Band Clinic...more
Friday, February 16, 2007
PRCC Career Fair set for Feb. 23
POPLARVILLE - The 10th annual Pearl River Community College Career Fair will be held from 9 to 11:15 a.m. Friday, Feb. 23, in the Technology Center on the Poplarville campus...more
Friday, February 16, 2007
PRCC hosts district Skills USA event
POPLARVILLE - Sixty-six high school students from throughout South Mississippi have earned spots in the Mississippi Skills USA competition by winning first, second or third place at the district level...more
Friday, February 16, 2007
Meridian sweeps Pearl River
Lady Wildcats fall 80-58; Wildcats lose 80-77 in OT
MERIDIAN — Pearl River was swept by Meridian here Thursday in women’s and men’s MACJC South Division basketball action with the Lady Wildcats taking a 80-58 defeat and Wildcats falling 80-77 in overtime...more
Friday, February 16, 2007
Faulkner sweeps Lady ’Cats
Lady Sun Chiefs take 8-0, 13-2 victories
BAY MINETTE, Ala. — Pearl River’s Lady Wildcats were swept by Faulkner State’s Lady Sun Chiefs here Thursday with the hosts taking an five-inning 8-0 shutout and managed to squeak out a 13-12 extra-inning victory in the nightcap...more
Thursday, February 15, 2007
Pearl River tennis teams open season at Faulkner, Gulf Coast
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College opened its 2007 men’s and women’s tennis season at Faulkner State in Bay Minette, Ala., and Mississippi Gulf Coast Feb. 6 and Feb. 8, respectively...more
Tuesday, February 13, 2007
Pearl River sweeps Hinds
Wildcats, Lady Wildcats pull off two-point division wins
UTICA — Pearl River swept Hinds here Monday in women’s and men’s MACJC South Division basketball action with the Lady Wildcats and Wildcats taking two-point victories...more


Tuesday, February 13, 2007
PRCC names HEADWAE honorees

POPLARVILLE - A sophomore from Columbia and a veteran math instructor will represent Pearl River Community College Tuesday when the Mississippi Legislature honors outstanding students and faculty...more
Tuesday, February 13, 2007
PRCC to host Skills USA competition
POPLARVILLE -Approximately 200 high school students and their advisers will swarm across the Pearl River Community College campus Thursday to take part in the 2006-07 Skills USA district competition...more
Monday, February 12, 2007
Lady ’Cats lose sqeaker, ’Cats win BIG in division hoops battles with Southwest
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River split with Southwest Mississippi here Thursday in women’s and men’s MACJC South Division basketball action with the Lady Wildcats falling 49-46 and the Wildcats taking a lopsided 71-54 victory...more
Monday, February 12, 2007
Williams to speak at PRCC Black History Month program
HATTIESBURG - Community leader Iola Williams will be the guest speaker for a Black History month observance at Pearl River Community College’s Forrest County Center...more
Friday, February 9, 2007
PRCC’s White expects much-improved softball squad in 2007
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Lady Wildcat head coach Leigh White expects a much-improved softball squad in 2007 despite returning only four sophomores from last year’s 17-16 team...more
Wednesday, February 7, 2007
Pearl River Community College Museum seeking artifacts
Pearl River Community College Museum is the only community college operated museum in the state and one of only a handful in the nation.  Founded in 2001, the museum has grown from one small room to more than 2,000 square feet of exhibit space.  Kathryn Moody, the Museum Advisory Board’s first chairman recently mounted a campaign to save the college’s history by petitioning friends, family and acquaintances to give their memorabilia to the museum...more
Wednesday, February 7, 2007
PRCC theater students to portray Peanuts characters
POPLARVILLE - The drama department at Pearl River Community College will stage six performances of  the musical “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” next month...more
Tuesday, February 6, 2007
Pearl River swept by Perk
Lady Wildcats, Wildcats drop South Division match ups
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River was swept by arch-rival Mississippi Gulf Coast here Monday in women’s and men’s MACJC South Division basketball action with the Lady Wildcats falling 75-69 and the Wildcats taking a 78-71 defeat...more
Monday, February 5, 2007
Olson has high hopes for 2007 Pearl River tennis
POPLARVILLE — Third-year Pearl River Community College head tennis coach Jessica Olson has high hopes for her women’s and men’s units in 2007...more
Monday, February 5, 2007
PRCC student wins Poet Laureate Award
HATTIESBURG - A student at the Pearl River Community College Allied Health Center here holds the distinction of being named winner of the Mississippi Poet Laureate Award for 2006...more
Monday, February 5, 2007
PRCC students, area dentists give kids free check-ups, cleanings
HATTIESBURG - About 70 children from the Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club got a short break from school Friday to have their teeth cleaned and checked at the Pearl River Community College Allied Health Center in Hattiesburg...more
Monday, February 5, 2007
PRCC offers computer skills training in Picayune
PICAYUNE - Pearl River Community College is offering several computer skills training classes, starting later this month in Picayune...more
Monday, February 5, 2007
Co-Lin sweeps Pearl River
Lady ’Cats, ’Cats drop squeakers to women’s, men’s division leaders
WESSON — Pearl River Community College came within a whisker of pulling off a women’s and men’s  MACJC South Division basketball sweep here Thursday, but Copiah-Lincoln’s league-leading teams pulled out a pair of victories by a combined total of three points...more