ARC Grant Awarded to Wallace State Community College for ‘Winston County Works!’ Project

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala. has been awarded a $748,965 Appalachian Regional Commission grant for “Winston County Works!,” a project to increase employability of Winston County residents through basic workplace skills training and advanced technical training in high-growth, high-demand automotive manufacturing fields. “The potential for the Winston County residents to increase their standard of…

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New-look lineup lifts Wallace State volleyball past Jeff Davis

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State volleyball picked up its second conference victory in three days on Friday, rolling past Jeff Davis at Tom Drake Coliseum. Wallace State (16-3, 7-0 Alabama Community College Conference), which extended its conference winning streak to 21 matches, prevailed 25-16, 25-14, 25-16 behind a new starting lineup. Coach Randy Daniel used the…

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Wallace State volleyball breezes past Gadsden State in home opener, extending ACCC winning streak

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State volleyball’s home opener was a convincing effort. Freshman Kelsea Bivins and sophomore CeCe Hall combined for 35 kills for Wallace State, lifting the Lions to a 25-18, 25-10, 25-15 victory over rival Gadsden State at Tom Drake Coliseum on Wednesday night. After playing its first 17 matches on the road, Wallace…

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Wallace State volleyball notches conference victory over Lawson State, extending ACCC streak to 16 matches

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team swept Lawson State on the road Friday night, earning its second conference victory in three days. CeCe Hall paced the way with 12 kills and four blocks, Kelsea Bivins added 12 kills and a pair of blocks and Wallace State prevailed 25-14, 25-14, 25-11 over the Cougars. The Lions…

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Wallace State streamlines ACT prep courses

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — High school students wanting to brush up on skills in advance of taking the ACT tests can now choose to take either the English and reading portion, the math and science portion or both. The Wallace State Community College Alumni Association, which presents workshops for students preparing for the ACT, have…

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Wallace State conducts initial Learning Communities event of semester with softball game

in Academic, Athletics, Baseball, Headlines, Softball, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College conducted the first Learning Communities event of the semester for its students on Tuesday at the James C. Bailey baseball stadium. Wallace State’s baseball and softball teams combined to play softball against each other, along with the Wallace State Pep Band and Wallace State Cheerleaders providing entertainment. Wallace State’s…

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Dr. Tim Alford, Special Assistant to the Chancellor for Economic Development, tours select Wallace State programs

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Dr. Tim Alford, the Alabama Community College System (ACCS) Special Assistant to the Chancellor for Economic Development, visited Wallace State Community College recently and toured multiple departments, including technical and health programs. Alford was joined by Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics, Vice President Dr. Tomesa Smith and Dean of Applied Technologies Jimmy…

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Wallace State welcomes return of Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers

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Free film series open and welcome to the public; filmmakers will appear at screenings HANCEVILLE, Ala. — For the third year, The Evelyn Burrow Museum at Wallace State Community College will host the Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers. Starting in September, the first of six films will be screened, all of which are free…

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