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Friday, September 30, 2009

River sweeps Northwest
Lady Wildcats 5-1 victors, Wildcats take 6-1 win

SENATOBIA — Pearl River Community College swept Northwest Mississippi here Tuesday in MACJC women’s and men’s inter-division soccer action...more

Friday, September 30, 2009

River splits at Perk
Lady Wildcats 3-0 victors, Wildcats fall 9-1

PERKINSTON — Pearl River Community College split with Mississippi Gulf Coast here Saturday in MACJC women’s and men’s South Division soccer action...more

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Stanford elected PRCC homecoming queen

POPLARVILLE - Lauren Angela Stanford of Wiggins will be crowned Pearl River Community College’s homecoming queen at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17, at Dobie Holden Stadium...more

Friday, September 25, 2009

Third-ranked Pearl River falls to Gulf Coast 38-28 in huge MACJC South Division battle
Bulldogs amass 548 total yards en route to victory

PERKINSTON — Ninth-ranked Mississippi Gulf Coast used a dominating run game to hand fourth-ranked Pearl River a 38-28 MACJC South Division defeat here Thursday before an estimated crowd of 7,000 in A.L. May Stadium, marking the first setback for the Wildcats of the 2009 season...more

Thursday, September 24, 2009

River bombards East Central 13-0, 11-0 in South Division soccer doubleheader
Lady Wildcats 13-0 victors, Wildcats take 11-0 win

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College bombarded East Central with a pair of lopsided shutout victories here Wednesday in MACJC women’s and men’s South Division soccer action...more

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

Lewis, other community college leaders ask for funds

Community and junior college leaders, including Pearl River Community College President Dr. William Lewis, met Wednesday in Jackson with the Joint Legislative Budget Committee to ask for the money needed to keep up with booming enrollment...more

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

River splits with Jones in South Division twin bill

ELLISVILLE — Pearl River Community College’s women’s and men’s soccer squads split with rival Jones County in MACJC South Division play here Monday...more

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

River shuts out Co-Lin in South Division twin bill

WESSON — Pearl River Community College’s women’s and men’s soccer squads shut out Copiah-Lincoln in MACJC South Division play here Friday...more

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Pearl River-Perk rivalry hits gridiron for 84th time Thursday in Perkinston
Third-ranked Wildcats put unbeaten mark on line versus ninth-ranked and defending state champion Gulf Coast

POPLARVILLE — One of the most-heralded rivalries in the history of junior college football hits the gridiron for the 84th time this Thursday when third-ranked Pearl River travels to defending state champ Mississippi Gulf Coast in Perkinston for a 7 p.m. MACJC South Division battle in A.L. May Stadium...more

Sunday, September 20, 2009

River blows out Hinds 45-3 in South Division opener

POPLARVILLE — Fourth-ranked Pearl River Community College opened its 2009 MACJC South Division football schedule in grand style here Thursday in Dobie Holden Stadium, blowing out rival Hinds 45-3...more

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

PRCC to host lineman rodeo

POPLARVILLE - Linemen will get a chance to test their skills when Pearl River Community College hosts a Utility Lineman Rodeo on Saturday, Sept. 26, on the Poplarville campus...more

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

3-0 Wildcats open South Division schedule Thursday against Hinds

POPLARVILLE — Fifth-ranked and unbeaten Pearl River opens its 2009 MACJC South Division football schedule Thursday when it hosts Hinds here in Dobie Holden Stadium at 6:30 p.m....more

Monday, September 14, 2009

River sweeps Southwest in South Division openers

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College’s women’s and men’s soccer squads swept Southwest Mississippi in their 2009 MACJC South Division openers here Saturday...more

Monday, September 14, 2009

PRCC women bomb MMI 13-0

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River Community College’s Lady Wildcats bombed Marion Military Institute (Ala.) here Friday with a 13-0 blowout to improve to 4-0-1 overall...more

Monday, September 14, 2009

River sweeps East Miss
Lady Wildcats, ’Cats take 7-1 MACJC non-division road wins

SCOOBA — Pearl River Community College’s women’s and men’s soccer squads swept East Mississippi here Wednesday with convincing MACJC non-division victories...more

Monday, September 14, 2009

Fletcher leads PRCC student government

POPLARVILLE - Three sophomores hold the top leadership positions in the Pearl River Community College Student Government Association...more

Monday, September 14, 2009

PRCC automotive department gets donation

 POPLARVILLE - The Pearl River Community College automotive mechanics technology program received a $1,5000 donation through Dub Herring, president of Dub Herring Ford in Picayune...more

Friday, September 11, 2009

River survives second-half Northwest onslaught to take 38-35 road victory
Fifth-ranked Wildcats led 24-0 at the half, but 15th-ranked Rangers rally big time in second

SENATOBIA — Fifth-ranked Pearl River Community College survived a second-half rebound by 15th-ranked Northwest Mississippi to take a hard-fought 38-35 MACJC non-division football victory in Ranger Stadium here Thursday and remain undefeated at 3-0...more

Thursday, September 10, 2009

PRCC occupational therapy program reaccredited

HATTIESBURG - The occupational therapy assistant program at Pearl River Community College recently was reaccredited by a national governing body...more

Thursday, September 10, 2009

Wildcats jump to No. 5 in NJCAA poll
Pearl River was 11th in preseason balloting

POPLARVILLE — After recording two straight convincing wins to open its 2009 gridiron campaign, Pearl River Community College picked up a No. 5 ranking in the first NJCAA Top 20 regular poll released Tuesday...more

Thursday, September 10, 2009

Northwest hosts Pearl River in MACJC non-division battle of nationally-ranked unbeatens

POPLARVILLE — Fifth-ranked Pearl River takes on a talented 15th-ranked Northwest Mississippi squad Thursday in Senatobia in an MACJC non-division battle of unbeatens, marking the 35th meeting between the two powerhouses...more

Friday, September 04, 2009

Music, games highlight PRCC Wildcat Family Picnic

POPLARVILLE - Entertainment, games for the kids, cheerleaders and dancers headline the plans for Pearl River Community College’s first Wildcat Family Picnic...more

Friday, September 04, 2009

River crushes Northeast 42-23 in home opener
Ratliff, Henry, Jones shine on offensive side to boost undefeated Wildcats to 2-0 overall

POPLARVILLE — Running back Rashod Henry and wide receiver Desmond Ratliff accounted for a combined 397 offensive yards for eleventh-ranked Pearl River Thursday to propel the Wildcats to a convincing 42-23 MACJC non-division football victory over Northeast Mississippi in their 2009 home opener here in Dobie Holden Stadium...more

Friday, September 04, 2009

Students lead PRCC Spirit of River performances

POPLARVILLE - The Spirit of the River debuts its 2009-10 pre-game and half-time shows Thursday when Pearl River Community College hosts its first home football game...more

Thrusday, September 03, 2009

PRCC program gives future nurses head start

HATTIESBURG - The future looks clear to Moriah Carpenter, an Oak Grove High School senior who is also enrolled in the practical nursing program at Pearl River Community College...more

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

River splits with Hinds
Lady Wildcats take 1-0 OT victory; Wildcats fall 5-1

RAYMOND — Pearl River Community College’s women’s and men’s soccer teams split with MACJC non-division rival Hinds here Tuesday...more