Wallace State’s Chancellor’s Award recipients were recognized Sunday at the Alabama Community College Association (ACCA) Conference luncheon in Birmingham. Pictured are, from left, Wallace State Vice President Dr. Tomesa Smith, Alabama Community College Chancellor Dr. Mark Heinrich, Wallace State’s Barbara Ebert, the college’s Career Faculty recipient; Wallace State’s Diana Majerik, the Director/Administrative Staff recipient; Wallace State’s Teresa Gibbs, the Staff Member recipient; Wallace State’s Ricky Burks, the Academic Faculty recipient and Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karloweics.

Wallace State’s 2014 Chancellor’s Award recipients recognized at ACCA Conference banquet

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Four Wallace State Community College employees were recognized this week as the college’s Chancellor Award recipients at the 2014 Alabama Community College Association (ACCA) Conference luncheon in Birmingham. Wallace State’s nominees were Ricky Burks, Barbara Ebert, Diana Majerik and Teresa Gibbs. Burks is Wallace State’s Music Department Chair and the Academic Faculty…

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Wallace State volleyball eliminated at NJCAA Division I national tournament

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  CASPER, WYO. – Wallace State volleyball’s season came to an end Friday as the Lions lost to the State College of Florida Manatees, 16-25, 25-19, 17-25, 26-24, 13-15, in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I consolation round at the Casper Events Center. Syretha Pride paced the Lions with 17 kills and…

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Wallace State volleyball loses NJCAA Division I tournament opener to top-seeded Iowa Western

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CASPER, WYO. – Wallace State’s volleyball team lost to top-seeded Iowa Western CC in their opening-round match at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I national tournament at the Casper Events Center on Thursday. The Lions, who played much better than their No. 16 seed indicated, fell 25-18, 25-17, 25-22, providing a tough…

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Pictures: Wallace State student Beatrice Woodard of Fairview examines some lettuce that has been produced this year in the Agriculture Production/Horticulture Department. Students will be able to grow more fruits and vegetables in an efficient manner with the sustainable agriculture certificate.

Wallace State Community College to add Sustainable Agriculture certificate beginning with the Spring 2015 semester

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –Wallace State Community College’s Agriculture Production/Horticulture Department is set to unveil a new Sustainable Agriculture certificate option during the Spring 2015 semester, adding yet another intriguing dimension to the program. Sustainable agriculture allows individuals to grow fruits and vegetables organically, using high tunnel greenhouses to cultivate produce year round. For instance, instead of…

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Wallace State volleyball begins play Thursday at NJCAA Division I national tournament

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CASPER, WYO. – Wallace State volleyball’s sixth consecutive appearance at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I tournament begins Thursday at the Casper Events Center in Wyoming. Wallace State, seeded No. 16, will play top-seeded Iowa Western during their first-round match. It begins at 2 p.m. CST and can be seen live on…

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Wallace State baseball has three sophomores ink with four-year institutions during early signing period

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s baseball team recently had three sophomores officially commit to play with four-year institutions during the early signing period. Sophomore pitcher Chad Smith signed with Ole Miss, infielder Chris Blakey inked with UNA and pitcher Landon Hughes signed with Georgia Southern. Smith becomes the fourth Wallace State pitcher in four years…

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Decatur’s Emily Davis crowned Miss Wallace State 2015

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Emily Davis, a sophomore in the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program at Wallace State Community College, Hanceville, earned the title of Miss Wallace State 2015 Sunday night in the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre. Davis, of Decatur, won a $300 cash scholarship, plus a renewable one-year scholarship to Wallace State. She will move on…

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Wallace State men’s basketball guard Lee Moore inks with UTEP during Wednesday’s early signing period

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s basketball guard Lee Moore shined last season during the Lions’ appearance at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I national tournament in Hutchinson, Kansas, scoring 28 points in an overtime victory over Westchester (N.Y) Community College. That’s when Wallace State coach John Meeks felt four-year institutions began…

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Miss Alabama Presiding Over Miss Wallace State Pageant on Sunday

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The reigning Miss Alabama Caitlin Brunell will act as mistress of ceremonies for the 24th annual Miss Wallace State Pageant Sunday, Nov. 16, at 3 p.m., in the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville. Seven Wallace State Community College students will be competing for the title of…

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