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Images of Australia on display at The Evelyn Burrow Museum 

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Dozens of photographs by Australian photographer Anatole Zurrer are on display at The Evelyn Burrow Museum on the campus of Wallace State Community College. Based out of Sydney, Australia, Zurrer’s photography celebrates everything that is Australia, from photos of the Australian outback to city scenes, landmarks and everything in between. He is…

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Wallace State student helps provide life-saving CPR

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — This week a Wallace State Community College nursing student was able to check in on his first “patient” when he and a fellow good Samaritan met with the gentleman for whom they performed live-saving CPR. Mason Jones of Cullman is in his second semester of the Wallace State Nursing program and…

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Wallace State anglers Ryan Shields, Chayse Freeman fishing in this week’s Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National Championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State anglers Ryan Shields and Chayse Freeman have circled this week on their calendars since February. Shields and Freeman are in Campbellsville, Ky., preparing for the 2016 Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National Championship. They’ll practice through Wednesday on Green River Lake and begin competing for a national championship on Thursday. “It…

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The Evelyn Burrow Museum welcomes sculptors to “Rendezvous” exhibition

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The work of more than dozen artists — including that of world-renowned sculptor Frank Fleming — will be joined together soon at The Evelyn Burrow Museum in an exhibit fittingly called “Rendezvous.” The 2016 Burrow Sculptors Invitational is the third installment of the annual summer event that shines a spotlight on the…

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Talent Search program receives $415,000 grant to help area students

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — A program that helps students who may not normally think they could attend college do just that has been extended at Wallace State Community College thanks to a federal grant. WSCC has been awarded $415,920 to continue funding for its Talent Search program during 2016-2107. The grant is expected to be extended for…

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July 20 meeting offers information about short-term health courses

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Continuing Education program will host an informational meeting on Wednesday, July 20, for anyone interested in learning about short-term health courses. These non-credit courses can be completed in 10 weeks or less and provide instruction in a number of entry-level healthcare professions. The meeting will be held at…

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Train to be a phlebotomist in only 7 weeks

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Information Session on Wednesday, July 20   HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Continuing Education department is now accepting students for its seven-week phlebotomy course. Classes will begin on Aug. 9. The phlebotomy course offered through the Continuing Education department trains individuals to collect blood samples properly and interact with healthcare personnel, and…

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