WSCC athletics roundup: Men’s basketball travels to Dominican Republic; Men’s golf finishes 5th in final fall poll

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s basketball team flew to the Dominican Republic this morning for a historic trip. According to coach John Meeks, the Lions are set to become the first National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) team in any sport to compete on foreign soil. Wallace State, which is off to an impressive 4-1…

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Wallace State drop off site for A Million Thanks

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College is a drop off location for A Million Thanks, a national program to provide support and appreciation to active military men and women through sending letters and granting betterment of life wishes, as well as providing higher education scholarships to their children. Wallace State is the only location…

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Wallace State athletics has multiple players sign with four-year colleges during early signing period

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State volleyball’s Cidavia Hall and baseball’s Garrett Suchey each signed letter of intents Thursday with the University of Alabama, highlighting a slew of sophomores inking with four-year colleges for next season. Hall, a 6-foot-1 middle hitter for the Lions, has put together a stellar two-year career at Wallace State. She was recently…

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Wallace State Community College striving to serve veterans through special luncheons, upcoming Veterans Corner

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – “Wallace State is a special campus to me because it does have such a large base of support for veterans,” said Marcus O’Hair, who has been enrolled in Wallace State Community College’s Machine Tool Technology program since 2014 after serving a stint in the Marines. Wallace State was recently designated as a Military Friendly…

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WSCC Human Services students earn state recognition

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Congratulations are in order for the students in Wallace State Community College Human Services program. They were recently recognized for winning the Alabama Department of Mental Health’s 4th Celebrate Recovery Challenge. This is the second time the program has entered the contest and the second time they’ve been declared the winner. The…

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Wallace State Community College (Hanceville, Ala.) Named to Victory Media’s 2016 Military Friendly® Schools List

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala. has been designated a 2016 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds, and publisher of G.I. Jobs®, STEM Jobs and Military Spouse. Now in its seventh year, the original, premier Military Friendly® Schools designation provides service members and their families with transparent,…

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WSCC men’s basketball coach John Meeks earns 100th career victory with program; Lady Lions lose to West Alabama in exhibition game

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State men’s basketball coach John Meeks earned his 100th career victory with the Lions over the weekend. Meeks’ milestone victory came in a 71-61 triumph over Brunswick Community College in the Roger Taylor Classic at Louisburg, N.C. The 32-year-old Meeks, a North Carolina native, is in his sixth season at Wallace State…

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Wallace State Success Coaches host “Explore and Connect” event for freshmen

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Career and Success Coaching Program hosted the first “Explore and Connect: A Goals, Planning and Success (GPS) Experience” event on this week, allowing the college’s freshmen to explore campus via a scavenger hunt and to engage with other students, faculty and staff through various games and activities. Different campus clubs, organizations…

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