Wallace State faculty graduate from Alabama Community College Leadership Academy

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CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu, 256.352.8443           HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College recently had two deans graduate from the Alabama Community College Leadership Academy. Jimmy Hodges and Lisa German are the college’s latest employees to complete the academy, which was established in 2000 and co-sponsored…

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Wallace State’s Talent Search program conducts annual TRIO Day celebration, recognizing Academic Achievers for year

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State Community College recently recognized middle school students during its Talent Search TRIO Day celebration, capping off another successful academic year for the program.   Hanceville Middle School representatives at the celebration were, from left, C.J. Wood for Most Outstanding, advisor Karen Yarns and Brooklyn Bice for Best Attitude.   This year’s…

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GED graduates walk the stage at Wallace State ceremony

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CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications & Marketing, Wallace State Community College, gail,Crutchfield@wallacestate.edu, 256.352.8064 HANCEVILLE – If there were any doubts of how important it was for the students dressed in cap and gowns to receive their GED (general education development) diploma, that doubt was pushed aside when one of them was presented with her diploma just…

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Wallace State softball’s Katie Gentle, BreeAnna Blevins each named NJCAA First-Team All-Americans

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State softball sophomores Katie Gentle and BreeAnna Blevins were vital pieces to the team’s national championship run last week. Each was recognized Thursday as NJCAA Division I first-team All-Americans. Gentle and Blevins become the first Wallace State players to earn first-team honors since Kelsey Dennis in 2010 and the first set of…

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Freshman Aksel Olsen becomes first Wallace State golfer to earn low-medalist honors at NJCAA Men’s Golf Championship

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State freshman golfer Aksel Olsen accomplished a feat last week never achieved before in coach Dan York’s 26 years with the program. Olsen became the first Wallace State golfer to earn low medalist at the NJCAA Men’s Golf Championship. Olsen finished with a four-day total of 281 at The Rawls Course in…

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Wallace State softball used lack of respect, big offensive innings to fuel its national championship run

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HANCEVILLE – For a team that’s a perennial contender at the NJCAA Division I softball national tournament, Wallace State had a chip on its shoulder this year in Utah, feeling all along it deserved more than the eighth seed. The Lady Lions cashed in on their perceived slight. Wallace State, which finished 55-12, used an…

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Wallace State Holds Ceremony for Scholarship Recipients

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.–Wallace State Community College recently presented numerous scholarships to area students.   Scholarship recipients included (pictured L-R):   Presidential Front Row: Katherine Sexton, Brooke Gentry, Brianna Keown, Payton Norris, Mackenzie Dunn, Jessica French, Cynthia Cox Back Row: Brett Bates, Drew Johnson, Gavin Hutson, Dusty Alexander, Joel Robinson, Gunner Moore, Jordan Turney   Presidential Service…

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Wallace State softball cruises past Salt Lake (Utah) CC, earns spot in Saturday’s NJCAA Division I national title game

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ST GEORGE, UTAH – Wallace State softball’s offense has the Lady Lions on the verge of the program’s second national championship in six seasons. Eighth-seeded Wallace State pounded out 13 more hits and cruised an 8-1 victory over Salt Lake (Utah) CC Friday night at the NJCAA Division I national championship tournament at the Canyons…

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