May, 2010 Archives
Friday, May 28, 2010
Reserved football tickets on sale now at PRCC

POPLARVILLE - Reserved season football tickets and a new all-sports pass are now on sale at Pearl River Community College. ...more


Friday, May 28, 2010
PRCC to begin 4-day schedule after Memorial Day

POPLARVILLE - All campuses of Pearl River Community College will be closed Monday in observance of Memorial Day. Night classes will meet as scheduled. ...more


Thursday, May 27, 2010
Golf tournament funds PRCC scholarships

The Forrest-Lamar chapter of the Pearl River Community College Alumni Association is hosting a golf tournament to raise funds for scholarships. ...more


Wednesday, May 26, 2010
Wildcat baseball wraps season with Hinds, LSU-Eunice losses
PRCC two-and-out in Region 23 Tournament

JACKSON — Pearl River Community College’s 2010 baseball season of high hopes ended here Friday in Smith-Wills Stadium with back-to-back losses to Hinds and LSU-Eunice (La.) in Region 23 Tournament action. ...more


Thursday, May 20, 2010
PRCC graduates told to embrace change

HATTIESBURG – Approximately 500 new Pearl River Community College graduates left the James Lynn Cartlidge Forrest County Multi Purpose Center Wednesday armed with diplomas and the skills and knowledge to take them into the workplace or on to more sc ...more


Tuesday, May 18, 2010
2010 Region XXIII Tournament kicks off Thursday at Hinds
Fourth-seeded PRCC opens play against host Hinds

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River head baseball coach Jamie McMahon takes his Wildcats into Region 23 Tournament play this week at Hinds CC in Raymond. ...more


Tuesday, May 18, 2010
PRCC holding summer registration

Registration for summer classes at Pearl River Community College Forrest County Center will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday. ...more


Tuesday, May 18, 2010
PRCC occupational therapy students receive pins

HATTIESBURG - Seventeen students marked the completion of the occupational therapy assistant technology program at Pearl River Community College with a pinning ceremony on Friday, May 14, at the Lowery A. Woodall Advanced Technology Center. ...more


Monday, May 17, 2010
River exits MACJC Tournament with 8-7 loss to East Central
Wildcats end host Jones County's season with 5-4 win to open Friday's action

JACKSON — It’s East Central versus Hinds in Saturday’s MACJC State Tournament championship round after the Warriors eliminated Pearl River’s Wildcats with a hard-fought 8-7 win in Friday night’s semi-final. ...more


Friday, May 14, 2010
Hinds prevails 4-0 over River in MACJC Tournament opener
'Cats manage a meager two hits in shutout loss; faces host Jones County in losers' bracket Friday

JACKSON — Hinds southpaw Fraser Adams had the Pearl River Wildcats’ number here Thursday in opening-round action of the MACJC State Tournament underway at Smith-Wills Stadium. ...more


Thursday, May 13, 2010
PRCC programs work together to build sophisticated film equipment

When Pearl River Community College’s Healthy People Now! program needs equipment, the crew often turns to the college’s technical programs for assistance. ...more


Thursday, May 13, 2010
PRCC dental hygiene students earn pins, diplomas

HATTIESBURG - Sixteen graduates of the dental hygiene program at Pearl River Community College’s Forrest County Center received pins Wednesday, May 12, in a ceremony marking the end of their two years of study. ...more


Thursday, May 13, 2010
PRCC board approves increase in tuition

The Pearl River Community College Board of Trustees made the decision to raise student tuition during its monthly meeting in Poplarville Tuesday. ...more


Tuesday, May 11, 2010
Pearl River Central student's art headed to national display

POPLARVILLE - Kayla Lee, a junior at Pearl River Central High School, won Best of Show in the Fourth Congressional District Arts Competition, an honor that will lead to thousands of people seeing her work. ...more


Tuesday, May 11, 2010
PRCC retirees honored

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College employees gathered May 7 for River Paradise, a luau to celebrate the end of the academic year and recognize their colleagues’ years of service. ...more


Tuesday, May 11, 2010
PRCC Forrest County Center students honored

HATTIESBURG - More than two dozen students at Pearl River Community College’s Forrest County Center received Outstanding Student awards Thursday, May 6, during the annual Awards Day ceremony. ...more


Tuesday, May 11, 2010
MACJC Tournament starts Thursday at Smith-Wills
McMahon optimistic as Wildcats open tournament play against Hinds Thursday

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River head baseball coach Jamie McMahon takes his Wildcats into MACJC State Tournament play this week at Smith-Wills Stadium in Jackson. ...more


Monday, May 10, 2010
PRCC graduation speaker calls community colleges 'salvation of country'

The 2010 graduation speaker at Pearl River Community College describes himself as one of the country’s most enthusiastic supporters of two-year colleges. ...more


Monday, May 10, 2010
River state tournament bound after sweeping ICC 10-7, 13-6 in MACJC best-of-three series
All South Division state event set May 13-15

FULTON — Pearl River’s Wildcats are state tournament bound after sweeping host Itawamba 10-7 and 13-6 in an MACJC best-of-three playoff series played here Friday and Saturday. ...more


Monday, May 10, 2010
River wraps season with 4-2 semi-final loss to Gulf Coast in Region 23 Tournament
Mercer's seventh-inning, three-run homer propels Lady Bulldogs to second regional win over Lady 'Cats and on into championship bout versus East Central

CLINTON — The MACJC state champion Pearl River Lady Wildcats wrapped their season here Friday with a 4-2 semi-final loss to Mississippi Gulf Coast’s Lady Bulldogs in Region 23 Tournament action at Traceway Park. ...more


Monday, May 10, 2010
Lady Wildcats sign 10 to soccer scholarships

POPLARVILLE - Ten high school seniors have signed scholarships to join the championship Lady Wildcat soccer team at Pearl River Community College. ...more


Wednesday, May 05, 2010
Wildcats playoff-bound after 14-6 demolition of Bulldogs
PRCC cops post-season berth after one-game playoff battle with South Division rival Gulf Coast

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River’s Wildcats are headed to the post-season playoffs after demolishing Mississippi Gulf Coast 14-6 in a one-game playoff here Monday to decide the No. 4 seed in the MACJC South Division. ...more


Tuesday, May 04, 2010
MACJC state champion Pearl River Lady Wildcats enter Region 23 Tournament as No. 1 seed Thursday at Clinton
Regional champ, runner up advance to NJCAA National Tournament

POPLARVILLE — The MACJC state champion Pearl River Lady Wildcats enter the 2010 Region 23 Tournament set for Thursday through Saturday at Clinton Traceway Parks in Clinton as the No. 1 seed. ...more


Tuesday, May 04, 2010
High school students get preview of PRCC lineman program

POPLARVILLE - Students from 10 area high school career centers got an up-close look at Pearl River Community College’s Utility Lineman Technology program recently. ...more


Tuesday, May 04, 2010
PRCC employees complete leadership training

Two Pearl River Community College employees recently completed the first Mississippi Community College Leadership Academy. ...more


Tuesday, May 04, 2010
Wildcats playoff-bound after 14-6 demolition of Bulldogs
PRCC cops post-season berth after one-game playoff battle with South Division rival Gulf Coast

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River’s Wildcats are headed to the post-season playoffs after demolishing Mississippi Gulf Coast 14-6 in a one-game playoff here Monday to decide the No. 4 seed in the MACJC South Division. ...more


Monday, May 03, 2010
Wildcats host Bulldogs in one-game playoff Monday for post-season berth
No. 1-ranked LSU-Eunice clobbers Pearl River 10-0 in Wildcats' regular-season finale on road

POPLARVILLE — LSU-Eunice, the NJCAA’s No. 1-ranked Division II baseball team, pounced Pearl River 10-0 in eight innings in Eunice, La., in the visiting Wildcats’ regular season finale. ...more


Monday, May 03, 2010
Pearl River cruises through MACJC Tournament to claim its first-ever softball title
Lady Wildcats can East Central 2-0 in championship bout behind Hall's one-hit mound performance; ousts Mississippi Gulf Coast 7-0 in earlier semi-final game

FULTON — Pearl River’s Lady Wildcats claimed the school’s first-ever state softball championship here Friday, dropping East Central 2-0 in the title bout of the MACJC State Tournament held on the Itawamba CC campus. ...more


 
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