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February
 

Friday, February 27, 2009
PRCC, USM team up for entrepreneurship training

Pearl River Community College and the University of Southern Mississippi’s Trent Lott National Center for Excellence in Economic Development and Entrepreneurship are teaming up to offer entrepreneurship training in Hancock County...more

Friday, February 27, 2009
Northeast Mississippi Softball Tournament rained out in Booneville

BOONEVILLE --- Friday and Saturday’s Northeast Mississippi Softball Tournament in Booneville has been cancelled due to inclement weather...more

Friday, February 27, 2009
Region 23 Tournament set March 2-5 in Clinton

The 2009 Region 23 Basketball Tournament is set for March 2-5 (Monday through Thursday) in Mississippi College’s A.L. Wood Coliseum in Clinton...more

Friday, February 27, 2009
Wimbish tells PRCC students where they go becomes history

HATTIESBURG - What they do today becomes their history, Dr. Annie P. Wimbish told Pearl River Community College students Thursday during the Forrest County Center’s third annual Black History Month observance...more

Friday, February 27, 2009
Lady Wildcats sweep Lady Lions

PRCC takes 4-1, 13-3 softball road wins

SCOOBA — Pearl River Community College’s Lady Wildcats won a pair of MACJC non-division softball games here Thursday, sweeping East Mississippi’s Lady Lions to improve to 5-3 overall...more

Thursday, February 26, 2009
Second half rally propels Jones to berth in MACJC state title bout
Pearl River blows 16-point lead to fall 92-85

ELLISVILLE — Jones County Junior College’s Bobcats rallied from a 16-point second half deficit here Wednesday to defeat Pearl River’s Wildcats 92-85 in the MACJC State Tournament men’s semi-finals...more

Wednesday, February 25, 2009
Wildcats sweep Eagles

PRCC bombs ASCC with 11-2 victories

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College’s Wildcats pumped its overall record to the plus side here Tuesday with a doubleheader baseball sweep over Alabama Southern by identical 11-1 scores...more

Wednesday, February 25, 2009
Lady Bengals sweep Lady ‘Cats

LSU-Eunice smashes seven home runs en route to 9-0, 7-5 doubleheader victories

POPLARVILLE — LSU-Eunice (La.) smashed seven home runs here Tuesday en route to a 9-0, 7-5 Region 23 softball doubleheader sweep over rival Pearl River Community College’s Lady Wildcats...more

Wednesday, February 25, 2009
Ware’s last-second bucket keeps PRCC alive in MACJC Tournament

Wildcats trim Holmes 65-64 in first round action;
eye Jones Bobcats in Wednesday’s semi-finals

ELLISVILLE — Freshman point guard Tim Ware sank a basket with 1.8 seconds remaining here Tuesday to push Pearl River Community College’s Wildcats to a 65-64 win over Holmes in first-round action of the MACJC State Tournament underway at Jones County Junior College...more

Monday, February 23, 2009
Wildcats sweep Warriors
PRCC even 2-2 with 8-2, 8-5 wins over Illinois-based Rend Lake

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College’s Wildcats evened its overall record to 2-2 with a 8-2, 2-5 doubleheader baseball sweep over Rend Lake CC’s Warriors here Saturday in Wildcat Stadium...more

Saturday, February 21, 2009
Faulkner State sweeps Pearl River in Lady ’Cat ‘Pink’ doubleheader
PRCC falls to 3-3 with 8-1, 6-5 setback to Lady Sun Chiefs

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College’s Lady Wildcat softball team was swept by Faulkner State (Ala.) here Friday...more

Friday, February 20, 2009
PRCC hosts high school Skills USA competition

POPLARVILLE - High school students from across South Mississippi converged on the Pearl River Community College campus Thursday for district Skills USA competition...more

Friday, February 20, 2009
Burnham named Miss PRCC Wildcat

POPLARVILLE - Freshman Lesli Burnham of Seminary was chosen Thursday as Miss PRCC Wildcat...more

Friday, February 20, 2009
PRCC’s Smith NJCAA Player of the Week
Wildcats’ soph forward boasts five straight double-doubles amidst six-game winning streak

POPLARVILLE — Donta Smith, a 6-foot-4, 190-pound forward for Pearl River Community College’s Wildcat basketball squad, has been named one of three ‘Players of the Week’ for the week of Feb. 18 by the National Junior College Athletic Association...more

Friday, February 20, 2009
Identical scores spells River split with Co-Lin in regular-season finales
Wildcats clinch South’s third seed with 75-50 win; Lady ’Cats wrap up season with 75-50 loss

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College split with Copiah-Lincoln by identical 75-50 scores in men’s and women’s MACJC South Division basketball action here Thursday to wrap up the 2008-2009 regular season...more

Thursday, February 19, 2009
Delgado sweeps Pearl River in baseball season openers

Wildcats fall 4-0, 4-2 on road in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS, La. — Delgado Community College swept Pearl River in the Wildcats’ 2009 baseball season openers here Wednesday, taking 2-0 and 4-2 victories...more

Wednesday, February 18, 2009
PRCC hosting Cisco class in March

Workforce Education at Pearl River Community College will be offering a Cisco class beginning in March at the Lowery Woodall Advanced Technology Center in Hattiesburg...more

Tuesday, February 17, 2009
River splits at East Central
Wildcats 72-71 winners, Lady Wildcats 75-45 losers in MACJC South Division road games

DECATUR — Pearl River Community College split with East Central in men’s and women’s MACJC South Division basketball action here Monday...more

Tuesday, February 17, 2009
River splits at East Central
Wildcats 72-71 winners, Lady Wildcats 75-45 losers in MACJC South Division road games

DECATUR — Pearl River Community College split with East Central in men’s and women’s MACJC South Division basketball action here Monday...more

Friday, February 16, 2009
River splits at Southwest
Wildcats 75-63 winners, Lady ’Cats lose 59-43

SUMMIT — Pearl River Community College split with Southwest Mississippi in men’s and women’s MACJC South Division basketball action here Thursday, as the Wildcats took a 75-63 victory and the Lady Wildcats were 59-43 losers...more

Friday, February 13, 2009
PRCC nursing graduates rank in top three in state

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College ranks in the top three in the state in percentage of nursing graduates passing their licensing exam...more

Thursday, February 12, 2009
River splits with East Miss
Wildcats 78-61 winners, Lady Wildcats fall

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College split with East Mississippi in men’s and women’s MACJC non-division basketball action here Monday, as the Wildcats took a convincing 78-61 victory and the Lady Wildcats suffered a 70-45 setback...more

Wednesday, February 11, 2009
PRCC to host American Journeys in Song lecture

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College will present "American Journeys in Song" by Dr. Chris Goertzen at 10:40 a.m. Tuesday in Malone Chapel...more

Wednesday, February 11, 2009
Pearl River sweeps Holmes
Lady Wildcats now 3-1 after convincing 6-3, 10-3 road victories over Lady Bulldogs

GOODMAN — Pearl River Community College’s Lady Wildcat softball team swept MACJC non-division rival Holmes in impressive fashion here Tuesday with convincing 6-3 and 10-3 victories over the Lady Bulldogs...more

Monday, February 9, 2009
Lady ‘Cats split in season-opening softball doubleheader at NWFS
Pearl River falls 1-0, but bounces back with 2-1 win in nightcap of twin bill versus Lady Raiders

NICEVILLE, Fla. — Pearl River Community College’s Lady Wildcat softball team split in its 2009 season-opening softball doubleheader here Saturday, falling 1-0 in 10 innings in the first game against Northwest Florida State (formerly Okaloosa-Walton CC), but bounced back to take a 2-1 victory over the host Lady Raiders in the nightcap of the twin bill...more

Friday, February 6, 2009
Workforce Project recognizes NASA employees

POPLARVILLE - Twelve students recently celebrated the awarding of certificates for completion of the Supervisory/Leadership class at the NASA Shared Services Center at Stennis Space Center...more

Friday, February 6, 2009
River splits with Perk
Wildcats win in double OT, Lady Wildcats lose

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College split with arch-rival Mississippi Gulf Coast in women’s and men’s MACJC South Division basketball action here Thursday, as the Lady Wildcats suffered a 67-58 defeat and the Wildcats were 100-97 winners in a double overtime thriller...more

Friday, February 6, 2009
PRCC English Instructor Completes Writing Projects

Pearl River Community College instructor Dr. Justin Williamson recently completed work on two separate scholarly and pedagogical publications...more

Friday, February 6, 2009
PRCC, USM team up for entrepreneurship training

Pearl River Community College and the University of Southern Mississippi’s Trent Lott National Center for Excellence in Economic Development and Entrepreneurship are teaming up to offer entrepreneurship training in Hattiesburg...more

Tuesday, February 3, 2009
River sweeps Hinds
Wildcats, Lady Wildcats pick up division wins

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College swept rival Hinds in women’s and men’s MACJC South Division basketball action here Thursday, as the Lady Wildcats took a 66-54 victory and the Wildcats were 71-59 winners...more

Monday, February 2, 2009
PRCC sponsors state showchoir contest

Thirty-two groups of singers and dancers will take the stage this weekend in Hattiesburg to compete for top honors in the state’s original showchoir contest...more

Monday, February 2, 2009
PRCC draws 200 to Women’s Health Symposium

POPLARVILLE - More than 200 women got their fingers pricked, their eyes tested and their shoulders massaged Saturday at the third annual Pearl River Community College Women’s Health Symposium...more

 

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