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June - July - August

Friday, August 29, 2008
PRCC cancels classes on Tuesday

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College will extend the Labor Day holiday by one day due to the threat from Tropical Storm Gustav...more

Friday, August 29, 2008
PRCC dorms to close Friday as Gustav approaches

POPLARVILLE - Residence halls at Pearl River Community College will close at 10 p.m. Friday in anticipation of Tropical Storm Gustav making landfall somewhere along the Gulf of Mexico...more

Tuesday, August 26, 2008
River kicks off 2008 grid season against Holmes

Hatten says Wildcats will be ready to go Thursday

POPLARVILLE — The Pearl River Community College football Wildcats are aiming all out for redemption in 2008...more

Monday, August 25, 2008
Lean Enterprise training offered at PRCC

HATTIESBURG - Pearl River Community College and the University of Southern Mississippi will offer Lean Enterprise training Oct. 6-10 at the Lowery A. Woodall Advanced Technology Center...more

Monday, August 25, 2008
PRCC offers AutoCAD courses

HATTIESBURG - The Lowery A. Woodall Advanced Technology Center of Pearl River Community College is offering three computer assisted drafting courses, beginning this month...more

Monday, August 25, 2008
PRCC dental clinic open to public

HATTIESBURG - The dental hygiene clinic at Pearl River Community College has opened for
the fall semester...more

Tuesday, August 19, 2008
PRCC dental programs reaccredited

HATTIESBURG - The dental programs at Pearl River Community College’s Forrest County Center have been approved for reaccreditation by the Commission on Dental Accreditation...more

Tuesday, August 19, 2008
PRCC Spirit of the River features Billy Joel hits

POPLARVILLE - The Spirit of the River marching band spent the week of Aug. 10 in both rain and bright sunshine to put together the halftime show for Pearl River Community College football games...more

Monday, August 18, 2008
Meet the Wildcats set for Thursday (Aug. 21)

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College’s annual "Meet the Wildcats" night is set for 6 p.m. Thursday (Aug. 21) at the old football stadium on campus...more

Monday, August 18, 2008
PRCC offering computer skills training

HATTIESBURG - Pearl River Community College is offering several computer skills training classes this fall at the Lowery Woodall Advanced Technology Center in the Hattiesburg Industrial Park...more

Friday, August 15, 2008
PRCC fall classes underway

POPLARVILLE - Fall semester classes at Pearl River Community College began Friday on the Poplarville campus and at the Forrest County Center in Hattiesburg and the Hancock Center in Waveland...more

Thursday, August 14, 2008
PRCC offering computer skills training

COLUMBIA - Pearl River Community College is offering several computer skills training classes, starting in September, at the PRCC computer lab across the street from Columbia City Hall...more

Thursday, August 14, 2008
PRCC’s new Center for Career Education opens for classes

POPLARVILLE - Students in four career-technical programs will get an unexpected bonus when they come to class Friday at Pearl River Community College...more

Tuesday, August 12, 2008
Clark says community colleges crucial to economy

POPLARVILLE - Community colleges play a crucial role as Mississippi moves into a new phase of its economic history, Dr. Eric Clark said Monday...more

Tuesday, August 12, 2008
PRCC instructor’s paper selected for journal

POPLARVILLE - Dr. Dannell Roberts recently had a paper published in “Behavior Modification,” one of the premier journals in the field of behavioral psychology...more

Friday, August 01, 2008
Larry Whigham resigns from PRCC football staff

Hatten says former Wildcat Hall of Famer, NFL veteran pursuing other professional oppotunities

POPLARVILLE — Two-year Pearl River Wildcat football assistant Larry Whigham has resigned his post as special teams-defensive backs coach here Friday to pursue other opportunities, says PRCC head coach Tim Hatten...more

Friday, August 01, 2008
PRCC fall registration begins Thursday in Hattiesburg

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College officially kicks off a new school year this month when faculty and professional staff members return to campus...more

Friday, August 01, 2008
PRCC holds casting call for K-12 student actors

POPLARVILLE - Kids who like to act have a chance to get their talent noticed when Pearl River Community College holds a casting call for its Healthy People Now! productions...more

Friday, August 01, 2008
Little Wildcat cheerleading camp set

POPLARVILLE - The Pearl River Community College cheerleaders will host Little Wildcat Camp for students 3 years old and older from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Aug. 9...more

Friday, August 01, 2008
Registration for PRCC classes in Hancock County set Wednesday

WAVELAND - Registration for fall semester classes in Hancock County will be held from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, at the Hancock Center on U.S. 90...more

Wednesday, July 30, 2008
PRCC inks 13 to tennis scholarships

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College’s men’s and women’s tennis coach Jessica Olson has signed 13 prep standouts to scholarships for the 2008-2009 school year...more

Monday, July 28, 2008
PRCC provides high tech training for oil industry

POPLARVILLE - A traffic light hanging from the ceiling of the Pearl River Community College Technology Center lights up after a few keystrokes by the man at the computer...more

Monday, July 21, 2008
PRCC names Thornton GED Success Counselor

HATTIESBURG - Veteran educator Janet Thornton has been named GED Success Counselor at Pearl River Community College...more

Thursday, July 17, 2008
PRCC registering students for GED

Pearl River Community College is currently registering students for free GED (General Educational Development) classes...more

Monday, July 14, 2008
PRCC’s Dr. Jim Moore named to Who’s Who list

POPLARVILLE - Dr. Jim Moore, academic counselor at Pearl River Community College, was recently selected to Marquis Who’s Who in America for 2009...more

Wednesday, July 9, 2008
PRCC offering computer skills training

HATTIESBURG - Pearl River Community College is offering several computer skills training classes this summer at the Lowery Woodall Advanced Technology Center in the Hattiesburg Industrial Park...more

Wednesday, July 9, 2008
PRCC surgical tech program earns reaccreditation

HATTIESBURG - Pearl River Community College officials recently received notification that the surgical technology program at the Forrest County Center has been reaccredited for 10 years...more

Tuesday, July 8, 2008
Recipes needed for PRCC commemorative cookbook

POPLARVILLE - Organizers of the 2009 Pearl River Community College Women’s Health Symposium are looking for good things to eat...more

Tuesday, July 8, 2008
More PRCC programs eligible for tuition payment

POPLARVILLE - Six programs have been added to the Eligibility Training Provider List at Pearl
River Community College, making students eligible for tuition and expense payments...more

Tuesday, July 1, 2008
Reserved football tickets on sale now at PRCC

POPLARVILLE - Reserved season football tickets are now on sale at Pearl River Community College...more

Tuesday, July 1, 2008
Pearl River CC’s Kyle Lindsey first-team NJCAA All-American

Southern Miss signee wraps season with 11-1 record

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College pitcher Kyle Lindsey has been named to the NJCAA’s first-team All-American list...more

Tuesday, July 1, 2008
PRCC to honor military during Centennial

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College will pay homage to those who served in the military at its November Centennial Celebration event...more

Tuesday, July 1, 2008
PRCC offers new nursing program to high school seniors

HATTIESBURG - High school seniors in Forrest County can get a headstart on careers as practical nurses through a new dual enrollment program at Pearl River Community College’s Forrest County Center...more

Wednesday, June 25, 2008
New student orientation set July 15-17 at PRCC

POPLARVILLE - Orientation and early registration for new students planning to attend classes on the Poplarville campus of Pearl River Community College for the 2008 fall semester is set for July 15-17 on the PRCC campus...more

Thursday, June 19, 2008
Drill shows PRCC officials how to improve emergency response

POPLARVILLE - A disaster drill today at Pearl River Community College did what it was intended to do - provide training for emergency responders and pinpoint gaps in the college’s emergency action plans...more


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