Wallace State softball sweeps Gadsden State, extending ACCC winning streak to 10 games

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s softball team continued its perfect run through the conference on Wednesday, sweeping Gadsden State at Bobby McCracken Stadium. Freshman pitcher Brittany Ledbetter notched two more victories on the mound, and Wallace State (29-17, 10-0 Alabama Community College Conference) extended its winning streak to 10  games. The Lady Lions, a nine-time…

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National Recognition of College Presidents and Chancellors Who Give Back to Their Campuses and Communities    HANCEVILLE, Ala. —Dr. Vicki Hawsey Karolewics, President of Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala., has been named as a recipient of the 2016 Giving Back Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the largest and oldest diversity and inclusion publication…

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Wallace State baseball sweeps Calhoun in 4-game set; WSCC softball remains perfect in ACCC play

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s baseball team has opened Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) play in impressive fashion, sweeping Calhoun in a four-game series over the weekend. The Lions (19-9, 4-0 ACCC) won a pair of games in Decatur last Thursday and capped the sweep with two more victories at James C. Bailey Stadium over…

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Wallace State’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society welcomes spring inductees

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society recently welcomed new members during its annual spring induction ceremony. Phi Theta Kappa is the college’s math honor society, and Wallace State students are eligible for consideration if they maintain a 3.5 GPA for 12 or more credit hours the previous semester. New Wallace State…

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Going out on top

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – As Jayne Clem prepares for her induction into the Cullman County Sports Hall of Fame next month, she is getting ready for a new phase in her career.  After 34 years of coaching, the last 17 as head coach of the Wallace State Lady Lions softball team, she has decided to retire.…

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Wallace State men’s golf finishes tournament runner-up at Stonebridge Invitational; WSCC softball sweeps conference DH

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s golf team finished tournament runner-up Tuesday at the Stonebridge Invitational in Albany, Ga. Visiting Albany for the second time in three weeks, the Lions put together their best finish of the spring, highlighted by Trey Hanvey shooting a 1-under par 215. The freshman from Fairview finished third, earning all-tournament…

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Wallace State hosts 2016 Spring Fling for students on Tuesday

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Student Services and Success Coaches hosted the 2016 Spring Fling on Tuesday at the Bevill Building parking lot. On a picture-perfect day, Wallace State students were able to participate in various entertaining activities, including cornhole, human Hungry Hippos and on an inflatable bungee run, and door prizes were given away.…

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Tour of WSCC Nursing proud moment for local woman

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — When she was a young girl, Pauline Whaley dreamt of being a nurse. “From the time that I could read, I’ve wanted to be a nurse,” said Whaley, 83, a resident of Brookdale Assisted Living Facility in Hanceville. “I read a book about Florence Nightingale and from that time on I…

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