Mason Shirley, a recent Hayden High graduate, among WSCC dual enrollment students getting a head start with career goals

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HANCEVILLE, ALA.  –  Wallace State dual enrollment student Mason Shirley graduated from Hayden High School last month as valedictorian, with a strong number of college credit hours completed and with a clear career path in his sight. Shirley has been enrolled in Wallace State’s Career Tech Dual Enrollment program since 2013 and is approaching the…

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Wallace State's Scott Bartlett, left, with Joe Hendrix.

Wallace State student Scott Bartlett becomes first Industrial Electronics recipient of AlabamaGermany scholarship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA.  –  Wallace State Industrial Electronics student Scott Bartlett is the first program recipient of the AlabamaGermany Bill Taylor Scholarship. Bartlett, who turns 42 years old on Friday, is currently in his third semester in the program. The Fairview native earned the AlabamaGermany Partnership recognition after applying for an Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association (AAMA)…

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Wallace State pitcher Chad Smith selected by Cleveland Indians in 23rd round of 2015 MLB First Year Player Draft

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State sophomore pitcher Chad Smith was drafted by the Cleveland Indians in the 23rd round of the 2015 Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft on Wednesday, marking the third player to be selected from the program in four years. Smith battled a strained oblique in his final season at Wallace…

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Wallace State softball’s Ragland named ASWA Community College Athlete of Year

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By Rob Ketcham Sports Editor The Cullman Times  The first time Wallace State softball coach Jayne Clem saw Rachel Ragland play in person was at a fall tournament in Trussville. This little Pleasant Grove junior was bringing heat in the circle for the Birmingham Vipers when Clem approached Ragland’s recruiter without much hope in mind.…

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Wallace State’s Josh Butts, Justin Rivers claim first championship for college’s BASS club

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HANCEVILLE, ALA.  –  Wallace State anglers Josh Butts and Justin Rivers made club history over the weekend by claiming the Carhartt Bassmasters College World Series Wild Card championship on Lake Barkley in Dover, Tenn. Butts and Rivers make up the first duo to finish atop the leaderboard for Wallace State’s BASS fishing club, which is…

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Summer Youth Classes offered at Wallace State Community College

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Summer break has just started for area students, but there are plenty of opportunities for them to keep learning, while having a good time doing it. The Wallace State Community College Continuing Education program is offering a number of classes specifically for area youth. The course offered range from art and dance…

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