Wallace State students James Foster, Vincent Ponder each finish 3rd nationally at SkillsUSA Conference, earning bronze medals

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –Wallace State Community College’s James Foster and Vincent Ponder each finished third in the nation, earning bronze medals, in their respective competitions last week at the 50th annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference in Kansas City, Mo. Wallace State’s competitors returned home with the most medals among Alabama community colleges. Foster, a…

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Former Wallace State 3B Zelous Wheeler promoted to New York Yankees, becoming 5th former Lion in 6 seasons to earn MLB call

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – In what is becoming a near annual tradition, another Wallace State baseball alum has been promoted to the major leagues. Zelous Wheeler was summoned to the New York Yankees late Wednesday night and will join the big-league team Thursday as they begin a four-game series in Minnesota. Wheeler, a Childersburg native, was…

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Holiday trip to London, Paris planned through Wallace State

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College and The Evelyn Burrow Museum are offering the opportunity to ring in the New Year in Paris. France’s capital city is the final stop on an eight-day trip that starts off in London. The trip is open to the public as well as Wallace State students. The travelers…

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Evelyn Burrow Museum hosting Regional Sculptors Invitational Exhibit

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Evelyn Burrow Museum at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala., is hosting its first Regional Sculptors Invitational Exhibit. Acclaimed regional sculptors, including the world-renowned artist Nall, have lent the museum numerous pieces of artwork that range from metalwork and glass to wood and paper and more. “This is a marvelous…

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Wallace State softball coach Jayne Clem, former players Kori Benson and Madeline Lee all part of NJCAA national team, representing USA at Canadian Open this month

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State softball coach Jayne Clem and former Lady Lion standouts Kori Benson and Madeline Lee have a chance to compete together one last time. In Canada, representing the United States. All three have been selected to represent an elite collection of National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) players and coaches at…

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