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Friday, November 21, 2008
PRCC campuses closing for Thanksgiving break

POPLARVILLE - All campuses of Pearl River Community College will close at 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21, for the Thanksgiving holidays...more

Friday, November 21, 2008
River swept at Holmes

Lady Wildcats fall 69-65; Wildcats take 66-54 defeat

GOODMAN — Pearl River Community College was swept by MACJC non-division rival Holmes here Thursday with the Lady Wildcats falling 69-65 and the Wildcats suffering a 66-54 setback...more

Friday, November 21, 2008
PRCC band, dancers to march in Thanksgiving parade

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College’s Spirit of the River marching band will kick off the holiday season in the McDonald’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in Chicago...more

Tuesday, November 18, 2008
River splits with Delta

Wildcats nab 63-60 come-from-behind win over Trojans; Lady Wildcats still winless after hard-fought 54-50 loss

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College split with Mississippi Delta in women’s and men’s MACJC non-division basketball action here Monday with the Wildcats taking a 63-60 come-from-behind victory in the final seconds and the Lady ’Cats falling 54-50...more

Friday, November 14, 2008
Pearl River splits at East Miss

Lady ’Cats still winless after 71-43 loss to Lady Lions; Wildcats take 82-79 victory to improve to 2-1 overall

SCOOBA — Pearl River Community College split with East Mississippi in women’s and men’s MACJC non-division basketball action here Thursday...more

Wednesday, November 13, 2008
Three PRCC baseball standouts ink pacts with Nicholls State

POPLARVILLE — Three Pearl River Community College Wildcat baseball standouts have signed scholarships with head coach Chip Durham’s Nicholls State University Colonels...more

Tuesday, November 12, 2008
Mathis nabs 300th victory with 85-77 OT decision over Holmes

Lady ’Cats still winless after 74-53 loss to Lady Bulldogs

POPLARVILLE — Eighteenth-year Pearl River Community College men’s head coach Richard Mathis picked up his 300th Wildcat victory here Monday with an 85-77 MACJC non-division overtime decision over Holmes...more

Monday, November 11, 2008
PRCC to present guest saxophone recital

POPLARVILLE - The Fine Arts and Communication Department at Pearl River Community College in Poplarville will host saxophonist Wilson Wise accompanied by pianist Michael Rushing in a guest recital at 10:50 a.m. Nov. 20 in Malone Chapel...more

Monday, November 11, 2008
Perk bombs River 52-7 in MACJC state title bout

Bulldogs earn host berth in first-ever Mississippi Bowl set for Dec. 7 after handing Wildcats worst loss in school history

PERKINSTON — Seventh-ranked Mississippi Gulf Coast repeated as MACJC state champions in grand fashion here Saturday in A.L. May Stadium, handing 10th-ranked Pearl River a lopsided 52-7 defeat that will go down in Wildcat annals as the worst loss in school history...more

Thursday, November 6, 2008
PRCC honors veterans with Centennial ceremony

POPLARVILLE - Civilians can thank the military for keeping America free by getting involved, retired National Guard Maj. Gen. Hudson Holliday said Thursday...more

Thursday, November 6, 2008
Foundation primary sponsor of PRCC Women’s Health Symposium

POPLARVILLE - The Lower Pearl River Valley Foundation will be the primary sponsor of the Pearl River Community College 2009 Women’s Health Symposium, officials announced today...more

Wednesday, November 5, 2008
River to battle Perk in MACJC title bout

Wildcats out to avenge 10-3 regular-season loss to defending state, national co-champion Bulldogs Saturday in Perkinston

POPLARVILLE — Tenth-ranked Pearl River will be gunning for an unprecedented 20th MACJC state football championship Saturday when it travels to Mississippi Gulf Coast to take on the seventh-ranked Bulldogs for all the Mississippi Juco marbles...more

Tuesday, November 4, 2008
River swept by Delgado in basketball openers

Wildcats, Lady ’Cats tip-off season with narrow losses

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College tipped off its 2008-2009 women’s and men’s basketball season here Monday with a pair of two-point losses to Delgado CC out of New Orleans...more

Monday, November 3, 2008
Wildcats smack Lions 42-35 in first-round playoff bout

River now guns for its 20th MACJC state championship Saturday against Mississippi Gulf Coast in Perkinston

SCOOBA — Twelfth-ranked Pearl River Community College is headed to the MACJC state championship bout after disposing of eighth-ranked and North Division champ East Mississippi 42-35 here Saturday...more


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