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Wallace State student Jeffrey Dingler earns scholarship from 2015 New York State Summer Writers Institute

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. –Wallace State student Jeffrey Dingler has been selected to receive a scholarship from the prestigious 2015 New York State Summer Writers Institute. Dingler, a liberal arts major from Morris, was chosen among elite company. He is one of only 51 students across the United States to earn the scholarship and the lone community…

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Wallace State’s women’s basketball team eliminated by No. 3 Trinity Valley at NJCAA Division I national tournament

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team couldn’t pull the upset Wednesday, falling to third-seeded Trinity Valley (Texas) Community College 64-49 in the second round of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I tournament in Salina, Kansas. Trinity Valley (30-3) outscored Wallace State 19-10 over the final 12 minutes of the first…

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Wallace State’s women’s basketball cruises past No. 11 Eastern Arizona in NJCAA Division I tournament opener, earning Ron Burdette 100th career victory

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team earned its first ever opening-round win at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I national tournament on Tuesday, making program history with a convincing 87-59 victory over Eastern Arizona at the Bicentennial Center in Salina, Kansas. Sophomores BreAnna Thompson and Morgan Smith each finished with…

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Wallace State softball’s Medders, Ragland each blank Calhoun in doubleheader sweep

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State sophomore pitchers Amanda Medders and Rachel Ragland each tossed gems Tuesday at Bobby McCracken Stadium, lifting the Lady Lions to a doubleheader sweep over Calhoun in their Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) opener. Medders tossed a seven-hit shutout in a 1-0 win for Wallace State in the opener, and Ragland…

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Cancer survivor to speak at Common Read event

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Common Read committee will join forces with the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life of Cullman County when they hold a March 25 event at the Hanceville campus. “The Fault in Our Stars” by John Green is the book used for the 2014-2015 Common Read program at Wallace…

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