Wallace State anglers Ethan Flack, Logan Shaddix ecstatic about BASS fishing club’s success as each prepares for Carhartt College Series national championship this week

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Ethan Flack and Logan Shaddix, anglers on Wallace State’s fishing team, each imagined the college’s inaugural BASS fishing club being successful and popular after it was launched in early February. Neither individual fathomed, though, they would be preparing to fish in the Carhartt College Series National Championship five months later. Flack and…

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Billy Pezzeca at the 2013 Adult Education Summer Conference

Wallace State Adult Education graduate Billy Pezzeca Earns Pete Turnham Scholarship

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CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8443, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Adult Education graduate Billy Pezzeca of Arab is a recipient of the Pete Turnham Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded annually by the Alabama Association for Public and Continuing Adult Education (ALAPCAE) and is named in honor of Turnham,…

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Wallace State’s Business Department Adds Revamped Entrepreneurship Program for Fall Semester

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CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8443, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Growing up in an entrepreneurial family, Terri McGriff-Waldrop witnessed at an early age the ups and downs a business owner encounters. And, as a business instructor at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala. for the last 24 years and…

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Wallace State Continuing Education Announces Upcoming Classes

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.—The Wallace State Continuing Education Department announces the following upcoming workforce training, continuing education, and community education classes this summer:   Couponing Class – July 23 & 30, 5:30-8:30pm, Bailey Center Room 911, $25 Genealogy and the Computer – July 24-25, 5-8pm, WSCC Library Basement, $25 CEU Reducing the Risk of Ventilator Associated Pneumonias…

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PAVES Program Provides Free Life Coach for One Year to Wallace State Students

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CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications & Marketing, Wallace State Community College, Hanceville, Ala., 256.352.8064, gail.crutchfield@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE, Ala. – The first year of college can be intimidating. Freshmen students can feel like they’ve entered a deep, dark forest with no one around to guide them. Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala., is working to light the…

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Wallace State Names Dr. Beth Bownes Johnson New Dean of Academic Affairs

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CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8443, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE, Ala.–Dr. Vicki Hawsey, president of Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala., announced the appointment of Dr. Beth Bownes Johnson as Dean of Academic Affairs recently. Prior to her permanent appointment, Johnson served in the position on an interim basis since last…

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Wallace State Adult Education Receives $10,000 Grant from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation

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CONTACT: Kelley Jones, Adult Education Director, Wallace State Community College, 256-352-8077, kelley.jones@wallacestate.edu Grant to support Cullman County literacy programs Hanceville, Ala. – July 18, 2013 – Wallace State Community College Adult Education recently received a $10,000 grant from the Dollar General Literacy Organization to support its literacy programs. Specifically, the grant will allow the Adult…

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WSCC grad earned degree while in Afghanistan, college expands online options

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CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8064, gail.crutchfield@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Richard Bradbury said he’s taken tests in some unusual places, but the most unusual was while he was hunkered down in an Afghanistan bunker during a rocket attack. There he completed a timed macroeconomics exam he’d started just before the alarms…

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Educators from Moldova tour Wallace State

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CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, (256) 352-8064, gail.crutchfield@wallacestate.edu   HANCEVILLE, Ala. — A group of four educators from the Republic of Moldova recently toured the campus of Wallace State Community College, ending a three-week tour that took them to schools and colleges across the United States. Located in Central Europe…

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