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PRCC police receive radios

February 17, 2017 - 3:45pm -- jbraswell

  POPLARVILLE - Highland Community Hospital in Picayune has donated radios to the Pearl River Community College Police Department.
  PRCC received nine radios, chargers and accessories after Highland changed radio systems.
  “We’ve got four radios that we feel like we can use on a consistent basis,” said Dr. Adam Breerwood, vice president for the Poplarville campus and Hancock Center. “We have to change some frequencies, but this will help us a lot.”

Blue Cross grant making difference at PRCC

February 17, 2017 - 3:15pm -- jbraswell

  POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College welcomed Sheila Grogan, director of the Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation, to campus Friday to update her on plans for the $147,493 foundation grant to the PRCC Wildcat Wellness initiative.
  Grogan presented a ceremonial check to Dr. Tara Rouse, director of the PRCC Wellness Center, and Dr. Jennifer Seal, vice president for planning and institutional research.
  “Pearl River Community College is doing an amazing job with promoting wellness at the college and in the K-12 schools,” Grogan said.

Register now for ACT Boot Camp

February 17, 2017 - 11:21am -- jbraswell

  POPLARVILLE Pearl River Community College will hold an ACT Boot Camp on Friday, March 24, in Poplarville.
  The camp is open to any junior or senior high school student preparing to take the ACT. It will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. March 24 in the Science Building auditorium on the Poplarville campus.
  The instructor, Dr. Jennifer Seal, is an educator and ACT prep specialist. In addition to learning tips and techniques to improve their scores, she will provide students with a study guide. A pizza lunch will also be provided.

Cheerleaders' clinic is Feb. 26

February 17, 2017 - 11:20am -- jbraswell

  POPLARVILLE - The Pearl River Community College cheerleaders will host a cheer clinic for juniors and seniors in high school from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26, at White Coliseum.
  The clinic will feature coaches who teach SEC cheerleading skills, focusing on stunting, tumbling and tryout requirements.
  Students who attend must bring with them a signed PRCC Athletic Waiver. The waiver can be downloaded from the PRCC website, www.prcc.edu. Click on athletics, then cheerleading and scroll down under the Cheerleading Tryouts notice.

PRCC honors civil rights icon with original music

February 14, 2017 - 3:33pm -- admin

  POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College paid tribute Monday, Feb. 13, to the late Medgar Evers with a piece composed for the PRCC Wind Ensemble.
  Luigi Zaninelli, retired music professor at the University of Southern Mississippi, wrote Take My Hand based on the hymn Precious Lord which was a favorite of Evers’.
  The PRCC Wind Ensemble premiered the composition during a concert at the Brownstone Center for the Arts.

Women pack into 11th health symposium

January 30, 2017 - 9:22am -- jbraswell

  POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College celebrated mothers, daughters and sisters Saturday, Jan. 28, at the 11th annual Women’s Health Symposium.
  “Today is about you,” guest speaker Linda Larsen said. “You don’t get the credit you deserve. But today you will.”
  The day provided approximately 500 women valuable health information and screenings, shopping and entertainment, lunch and words of humor and wisdom from Larsen.
  Joy and happiness are healthier than their opposites and individuals control the way events affect them, she said.

Cheer clinic is Sunday

January 24, 2017 - 10:40am -- jbraswell

  POPLARVILLE - The Pearl River Community College cheerleaders will host a cheer clinic for juniors and seniors in high school from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, at White Coliseum.
  The clinic will feature coaches who teach SEC cheerleading skills, focusing on stunting, tumbling and tryout requirements.
  Students who attend must bring with them a signed PRCC Athletic Waiver. The waiver can be downloaded from the PRCC website, www.prcc.edu. Click on athletics, then cheerleading and scroll down under the Cheerleading Tryouts notice.

Donate to tornado relief at Wellness Center

January 23, 2017 - 9:22am -- jbraswell

  POPLARVILLE - Pearl River Community College is collecting relief supplies to be delivered to victims of the Jan. 21 tornado in Hattiesburg and Petal.
  Donations can be made at the Wellness Center on the Poplarville campus.
  Requested items include non-perishable food, manual can openers, plastic food containers and zipper bags, diapers, wipes, formula, toothbrushes and toothpaste, hair combs and brushes, deodorant, shampoo, soap, bottled water, sports drinks, pet food and supplies.

Forrest County Center classes cancelled

January 22, 2017 - 1:55pm -- jbraswell

  HATTIESBURG – Classes at Pearl River Community College’s Forrest County Center on Highway 49 have been cancelled for Monday due to the uncertainty of the power situation on the campus as the result of Saturday’s tornado.
  “Mississippi Power is uncertain as to whether we would have power or not, so we have made the decision to go ahead and cancel classes for Monday and resume on Tuesday,” said PRCC President William Lewis.
   Classes on PRCC’s main campus in Poplarville and Hancock Center in Waveland will meet as usual on Monday.
          

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