August, 2011 Archives
Tuesday, Aug 30, 2011
Pearl River sweeps Northwest, Itawamba
Lady 'Cats still perfect with 5-0, 3-1 wins; Wildcats take 3-2, 2-0 victories at home

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College pulled off a weekend women's and men's soccer sweep against MACJC non-division foes Northwest Mississippi and Itawamba. The Lady Wildcats pounced Northwest's Lady Rangers 5-0 on Friday before defeating ICC's L ...more

Tuesday, Aug 30, 2011
River opens at Northwest
Eighth-ranked Wildcats, ninth-ranked Rangers eye for season-opening test Thursday at Senatobia

POPLARVILLE - The eighth-ranked Pearl River Wildcats open their football season on the road this Thursday against the ninth-ranked Northwest Mississippi Rangers in a contest that will be a litmus test for both squads. Both perennial MACJC powers will get ...more

Monday, Aug 29, 2011
PRCC offering computer skills training

HATTIESBURG - Pearl River Community College is offering several computer skills training classes, starting next month at the Lowery Woodall Advanced Technology Center in the Hattiesburg-Forrest County Industrial Park."We offer short term computer skills t ...more

Monday, Aug 29, 2011
PRCC fall enrollment remains strong

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College has enrolled more than 5,400 students for the second successive year, a sign that the two-year school continues to attract students in search of a quality education at an affordable price.Classes started Aug. 15 ...more

Friday, Aug 26, 2011
River splits at East Central in 2011 soccer openers
Lady 'Cats bomb Lady Warriors 8-0; Wildcats fall 2-1 on road in Decatur

DECATUR - Pearl River Community College split with MACJC non-division foe East Central in its women's and men's soccer season openers here Thursday with the Lady Wildcats blasting the host Lady Warriors 8-0, while the Wildcats fell 2-1. PRCC's women imp ...more

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2011
Great expectations set stage for River's Centennial season

POPLARVILLE - Tenth-year head coach Tim Hatten's expectations are sky high as his eighth-ranked Pearl River Wildcats enter their Centennial season of football in 2011. Since Hatten arrived on campus in the summer of 2002, he has guided The River to four ...more

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2011
PRCC's Bridges receives MDOT scholarship

POPLARVILLE - A Pearl River Community College basketball player has received a Mississippi Department of Transportation scholarship for the second time.Alayna Bridges of Hattiesburg, a sophomore business major at PRCC, is one of 20 community college stude ...more

Friday, Aug 19, 2011
Healthy People Now! sets casting call in Waveland

POPLARVILLE - Healthy People Now!, a Pearl River Community College program that puts health awareness videos in K_12 schools, will hold a casting call on Saturday, August 27, from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. at the PRCC Hancock Center located at 454 Highway 90 i ...more

Thursday, Aug 18, 2011
Pierce tells Poplarville Rotarians about debut novel

POPLARVILLE - Randy "Bubba" Pierce can't explain the reasons he wrote and published a novel, "Pain Unforgiven."But he knows there are reasons he completed only four pages in 1998 and didn't get back to writing until 2009."I believe I wrote this book at th ...more

Thursday, Aug 18, 2011
PRCC offers 'People First' training program

HATTIESBURG - Pearl River Community College will offer the "People First Professional Development Certificate" training program beginning next month.The six sessions will be led by nationally-known speaker Jenny Nolen of Cullman, Ala.The series will be of ...more

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2011
PRCC Spirit of the River to mark anniversary of terrorist attacks

POPLARVILLE - A decade after terrorists flew airplanes into the World Trade Center, the Pearl River Community College marching band's halftime show will recall the attacks and pay tribute to the resilience of New York City.The Spirit of the River and the ...more

Monday, Aug 15, 2011
Meet the Wildcats set for Wednesday (Aug. 24)

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College's annual "Meet the Wildcats Night" is set for 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, at Dobie Holden Stadium. The 2011 Wildcat football team, featuring head football coach Tim Hatten and his staff, the men's and women's soc ...more

Monday, Aug 15, 2011
PRCC offering management, marketing courses on-line

POPLARVILLE - The business management and marketing technology program at Pearl River Community College is enrolling students in its new on-line associate's degree program.The curriculum is comprised of 12 core marketing courses and ten academic courses. ...more

Monday, Aug 15, 2011
PRCC names Rawls to recruiting position

POPLARVILLE - Casey Rawls has been named director of recruitment and orientation at Pearl River Community College.Rawls came to PRCC in January 2010 as Title III administrative assistant. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of ...more

Monday, Aug 15, 2011
Healthy People Now! sets casting call in Hattiesburg

POPLARVILLE - Healthy People Now!, a Pearl River Community College program that puts health awareness videos in K_12 schools, will hold a casting call on Saturday, August 20 at the PRCC Forrest County Center.Auditions will be held from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m ...more

Friday, Aug 05, 2011
Pearl River ranked No. 8 in NJCAA preseason poll
Four other MACJC schools in top 25, including defending state champ Mississippi Gulf Coast at No. 2

POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College will kick off its 2011 football season Thursday, Sept. 1, against Northwest Mississippi in Senatobia with a prestigious No. 8 ranking in the NJCAA's preseason Top 25 poll released earlier this week. The Wildcat ...more

Tuesday, Aug 02, 2011
PRCC's Healthy People Now! to hold two casting calls

POPLARVILLE - Auditions are scheduled for later this month for actors interested in performing in healthy-lifestyle films produced by Pearl River Community College's Healthy People Now! program.The program, in its fourth year of productions, is looking fo ...more

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