WSCC athletics roundup: No. 7 softball ends February slate on strong note; No. 5 golf places 4th at Faulkner State Invitational

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s seventh-ranked softball team wrapped up the February portion of its schedule with five more victories over the weekend. The Lady Lions went 5-1 at the Faulkner State tournament in Gulf Shores, improving to 21-8 on the season. Wallace State, which has won 18 of its last 20 games, notched wins…

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Deborah “Pepper” Hoover, head of the Wallace State Community College Nursing Program was honored and surprised to receive the Cullman Area Chamber of Commerce’s Healthcare Professional of the Year Award recently.

Hoover honored, humbled by award

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — As with every other awards she’s received, Wallace State Nursing Department Head Deborah “Pepper” Hoover shares the credit with those around her. That didn’t change when she received the Cullman Area Chamber of Commerce’s Healthcare Professional of the Year Award at Cullman Regional Medical Center’s State of the Hospital Address. “I certainly…

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No. 7 Wallace State softball continues February surge; WSCC baseball improves to 8-2

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s seventh-ranked softball team completed another impressive weekend, winning six of seven games combined at Navarro College and in the San Jacinto College tournament in Houston, Texas. The Lady Lions opened the Texas road trip with a sweep at Navarro College, winning 7-1 and 5-1. Wallace State (16-7) followed the sweep…

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Good Hope seniors, from left, Jacob Stewart and Colton Kugler listen intently as they are geared up at Cullman Fire and Rescue during the job shadowing event.

Wallace State Community College’s job shadowing event allowed more than 600 high school seniors to observe possible career choices

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – A recent job-shadowing event in the area, organized by Wallace State Community College, provided 618 high school seniors an opportunity to get a glimpse of potential career choices. The event lasted from Jan. 26-30 and Feb. 2 and was made up of seniors from Cullman, Cold Springs, Danville, Fairview, Falkville, Good Hope,…

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Wallace State First Choice Among Alabama’s Community College

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – According to a report released recently by The American College Testing service (ACT), Wallace State Community College in Hanceville is the first choice among Alabama’s community colleges by high school students in the graduating class of 2014. More students indicated Wallace State as their first choice preference for college than any other…

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Chesser lifts Wallace State baseball to series win over Vol State; No. 7 WSCC softball wins seven games in Atmore

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Bailey Chesser is the latest Wallace State pitcher to dominate in the early going. The sophomore from Pinson Valley took a no-hitter into the seventh inning Sunday and combined with freshman Weston Bonner to toss a two-hit shutout against Volunteer State, lifting Wallace State baseball to a 3-0 victory and series win.…

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Maira Cardenas named 2015 Wallace State Homecoming Queen

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HANCEVILLE – Maira Cardenas, a Demopolis High graduate, is Wallace State Community College’s 2015 Homecoming Queen. She was crowned queen during halftime of the men’s basketball game Thursday night versus Gadsden State. Cardenas, a diagnostic medical sonography student, was elected by her peers as Homecoming Queen. Cardenas, who hails from Boligee in Greene County, is…

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