Army Concert Band & Soldiers’ Chorus set to take Wallace State stage

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The U.S. Army’s Concert Band & Soldiers’ Chorus, the oldest and largest of the U.S. Army Field Band’s performing components, will be performing at Wallace State Community College Saturday, March 25. The 7 p.m. performance at the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre by the group known as the musical ambassadors of the Army is being sponsored…

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Author of true crime book to speak April 11 at Wallace State 

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Wallace State Community College is honored to announce it will host author Donald Brown on April 11, at 6 p.m. at the Burrow Center Recital Hall to discuss his book “Mr. X and Mr. Y.” His appearance was rescheduled from the fall semester. Brown’s book is a non-fictional exploration of the “Torso Murders” that occurred in…

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Wallace State’s Alpha Chi Tau Chapter earns REACH status, Distinguished Honors in Action Project Award

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State math instructors Dr. Stacey Sivley and Brandon Smith were recently recognized for earning REACH status for the Alpha Chi Tau Chapter of their Phi Theta Kappa math honor society. The REACH program was established in 2016 to recognize and reward Phi Theta Kappa chapters excelling in membership development. Specific chapters…

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Wallace State’s women’s basketball team closes season at 22-10 after ACCC tournament semifinal loss

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BIRMINGHAM, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball had its season end Thursday at the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament, losing 85-42 to eighth-ranked and top-seeded Shelton State in the semifinals. Morgan Higgins led Wallace State with 14 points and five rebounds, while Alex Lowery added seven points off the bench. Karlie Hudson, Kelsey…

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Leadership Wallace State group meets with acting Chancellor Jimmy Baker; enjoys Economic Development day

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Over the past few months, Wallace State’s 2016-2017 Leadership Wallace State group has toured the Alabama Community College System (ACCS) office in Montgomery, where they met with acting Chancellor Jimmy Baker, and toured Alabama Cullman Yutaka Technologies (ACYT) as part of an Economic Development day trip. In Montgomery, the group was also…

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Wallace State’s women’s basketball team rolls to convincing ACCC quarterfinal victory behind 16 3-pointers

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BIRMINGHAM, ALA. – A scorching start easily sent Wallace State’s women’s basketball team into the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 semis after a convincing 102-54 quarterfinal victory over Alabama Southern at Lawson State’s Arthur Shores Fine Arts Building on Wednesday afternoon. The Lady Lions (22-9) jumped out to an insurmountable 34-5 cushion by the…

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WSCC athletics roundup: Women’s basketball plays in ACCC quarterfinals on Wednesday; softball sweeps DH vs. Alabama Southern

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team continues action in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) postseason on Wednesday as the Lady Lions play Alabama Southern in a quarterfinal game at 3 p.m. at Lawson State. Wallace State (21-9) advanced to the quarterfinals after an 87-75 victory over Wallace Community College-Selma in an ACCC…

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Wallace State Theatre putting modern spin on “Our Town”

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Theatre Department is preparing for its production of “Our Town,” scheduled for March 9-12 at the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre on the Hanceville campus. Lauren Salerno, head of the WSCC Theatre Department, says their production is a modern approach to the “circle of life” tale from Thornton Wilder…

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Taylor Hollingsworth defends in games vs. Cleveland State and Faulkner University’s JV this season.

Right at home, Taylor Hollingsworth provides spark off bench for Wallace State’s women’s basketball team

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –Taylor Hollingsworth didn’t truly consider the possibility of playing collegiate basketball until her junior year at Hanceville High School. Two years later, and after turning a walk-on invitation into an athletic scholarship, Hollingsworth is one of the key complementary pieces off the Wallace State women’s basketball bench. And, to top it all off,…

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