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Sheriff’s Office, Sheriff Rainey provide two scholarships for WSCC students

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CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, (256) 352-8064, gail.crutchfield@wallacestate.edu   HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Tianna Auston and Diana Moreno have a lot in common. Both are sophomores in Wallace State Community College’s Criminal Justice program. Both are the first in their families to go to college. Both have lived in the foster…

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WSCC’s Therapeutic Massage Program Achieves 100 Percent Pass Rate on National Board Exam

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CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, (256) 352-8064, gail.crutchfield@wallacestate.edu   HANCEVILLE, Ala. — As Babs Herfurth thought of ways she might be able to help her students in Wallace State Community College’s Therapeutic Massage program improve their chances of passing the national certification exam, she decided to take the test herself.…

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National champion Wallace State softball team and golfer Aksel Olsen recognized by Gov. Robert Bentley in Montgomery

in Athletics, Golf, Headlines, Softball

CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8443, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu   HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s 2013 national champion softball team and golfer Aksel Olsen, a NJCAA individual national champion, were both recognized last week by Gov. Robert Bentley outside the Capitol building in Montgomery. Bentley presented a commendation to both the softball…

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Wallace State’s first week of classes marks new beginnings for students as fall semester commences

in Academic, Athletics, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Health, Volleyball

CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8443, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Another fall semester has arrived at Wallace State, creating new beginnings for all students. For some, it’s the beginning of their last semester or year on campus and for others it’s the beginning of their collegiate career. Visual communications student…

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No. 18 Wallace State volleyball wins four matches during season-opening tournament

in Athletics, Headlines, Volleyball

HANCEVILLE – Wallace State volleyball, ranked No. 18 nationally, opened the season over the weekend, winning four of five matches in its sixth annual season-opening tournament. The Lions (4-1) cruised to victories over Walters (Tenn.) State, Andrew (Ga.) College, St. John’s River (Fla.) CC and Snead State, sweeping each opponent in three sets. Their lone…

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Four-time defending state champion Wallace State volleyball opens season Friday, featuring a freshman-laden squad

in Athletics, Headlines, Volleyball

HANCEVILLE – Wallace State’s volleyball team, ranked No. 18 in the NJCAA preseason poll, begins the 2013 season Friday, hosting its sixth annual season-opening tournament at Tom Drake Coliseum. The Lions have been the premier team in the state the last four years, winning the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament each year, in…

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Wallace State Theatre to Hold Auditions for Shrek: The Musical Next Thursday

in Community, Headlines, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, Ala.–Wallace State Theatre announces open auditions for Shrek: The Musical. All students and community members welcome! Auditions will be Thursday, August 29, beginning at 2:30 pm at WSCC’s Burrow Center. Auditions will last until 6 p.m. Participants should prepare 32 bars of a song that shows range and bring an accompaniment CD or marked…

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Wallace State employees kick off 2013 fall semester with convocation, highlighted by motivational speaker Andy Masters

in Athletics, Headlines, Softball

CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8443, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE – Wallace State Community College employees marked a new fall semester by attending the college’s annual convocation this week at the Burrow Center for the Fine and Performing Arts. Wallace State invited a host of guests to the fall kickoff event, including…

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Former Wallace State baseball teammates on the mound and at the plate: Derek Holland, Jake Elmore enjoyed recent matchup in Rangers-Astros series, proud to represent the Lions in MLB

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State has definitely made a splash in Major League Baseball, having four different players in four consecutive years (2009-2012) make their major league debuts. Last Saturday night in Houston, two former Wallace State teammates, Texas Rangers starter Derek Holland and Houston Astros infielder Jake Elmore, opposed each other for the first…

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