Wallace State softball outfielder Katie Gentle named OC Sports NJCAA Player of the Week for second consecutive week

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State outfielder Katie Gentle has achieved softball program history, recognized Wednesday as the OC Sports National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Player of the Week for the second consecutive week. Gentle, a sophomore from Hartselle, lifted the 7th-ranked Lady Lions to four victories from March 18-24, finishing 12-for-15 with two homers, six…

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Wallace State Invites Poetry Submissions for National Poetry Month

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. –In celebration of National Poetry Month, Wallace State Community College in Hanceville is seeking submissions of original poetry from students, employees and community members for publication in The Mane Issue and on the college’s Arts in April webpage. Submissions should be emailed to communications@wallacestate.edu and must include the author’s name, email address, city…

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Wallace State plans events for Arts in April

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CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8118, gail.crutchfield@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College will offer plenty of opportunities for entertainment and introspection next month as it celebrates Arts in April. From a pianist and a storyteller to theater, band, and choir performances, WSCC will host a variety of events…

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First Instructor Betty Mayo Returns to Wallace State Cosmetology Program for Day of Beauty

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Cosmetology instructor Sabrina Flanigan, right, tells Betty Mayo how she affected her education even though Flanigan never met Mayo before Tuesday. Also pictured are Cosmetology chair Tracy W. Smith, left, and student Tilina Key.   CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8118, gail.crutchfield@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE, Ala. — A lot has changed in…

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Spotlight on New Academy of Cosmetic Arts at Wallace State

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – With hardly a moment to celebrate before fall semester began, Wallace State’s cosmetology program moved in to its new Academy of Cosmetic Arts facility and went straight to the business of teaching. Now celebration of the new space happens daily, said program director Tracy Smith. “We feel as though we are coming…

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Construction Training and Certifications Offered Free of Charge, Funded by the U.S. Department of Labor and American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Thanks to a grant from the U.S. Department of Labor and the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, Wallace State Community College in Hanceville will provide certification opportunities for men and women in the construction field through the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER). Starting on April 1, anyone with the…

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Wallace State’s Baptist Campus Ministries wins organization’s flag football state championship

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CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256-352-8443, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE – Wallace State’s Baptist Campus Ministries’ men’s flag football team prevailed as BCM state tournament champions earlier this month, cruising to a comfortable 40-6 victory over Auburn’s team at the University of Montevallo. Members of the team are Sam Hollis and Daniel…

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