Wallace State baseball opens 2018 season on Friday, pursuing “unfinished business”

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s baseball team believes it has unfinished business to pursue during the 2018 season. The Lions are coming off a 46-13 record and an Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) North Division championship last season. Their only blemish was an unexpected early exit in the postseason — the 26th playoff appearance under…

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Wallace State Alumni Association plans trip to The Ark Encounter and Creation Museum

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  HANCEVILLE, AL – This fall, the Wallace State Alumni Association will offer its first group excursion to the Ark Encounter and Creation Museum in Kentucky and combine it with experiences featuring the German culture of nearby Cincinnati, Ohio. The four-day, three-night trip is planned for Sept. 13-16, 2018, and includes a brief foray into…

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Mitchell gifts Wallace State Community College with $372,000 for endowed scholarship

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Future Foundation recently accepted a $372,000 planned gift from the estate of the late Vervil Lovene Mitchell of Hanceville. “We are extremely humbled by Ms. Mitchell’s gift to the Wallace State Future Foundation,” said Suzanne Harbin, Director of Advancement at Wallace State. “Her thoughtfulness and foresight…

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The Evelyn Burrow Museum displays maps outlining history of Alabama

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HANCEVILLE, AL — The Evelyn Burrow Museum, in conjunction with the Alabama 200 bicentennial celebration, is exhibiting a collection of maps of the state documenting its changes before and after statehood was established. On loan from the Birmingham Public Library, “Sweet Home: Alabama’s History in Maps” will be on display through at least Feb. 28.…

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Challie Johnson, of Hartselle, named 2018 Wallace State Homecoming Queen

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Challie Johnson, a Hartselle native, was named Wallace State Community College’s 2018 Homecoming Queen during the annual festivities on Sunday. She was crowned during halftime of the men’s basketball game vs. Southern Union. Johnson, a business management major, maintains leadership roles in a variety of organizations on campus. She is president of…

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Sadler’s career-high 32 points leads WSCC women past Southern Union; WSCC men fall in closing seconds

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State women’s basketball sophomore Joy Sadler was lethal Sunday in the paint, behind the 3-point arc and at the free-throw line. It all added up to a career-high 32 points for Sadler and a convincing 70-44 Wallace State victory over Southern Union at Tom Drake Coliseum during homecoming, moving the Lady…

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WSCC women notch win over No. 14 South Georgia Technical College; WSCC men drop conference game to Marion Military

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team rebounded from last weekend’s conference loss with an impressive 56-48 victory over 14th-ranked South Georgia Technical College at Tom Drake Coliseum on Thursday. DeMaurea Moore poured in 12 points for the Lady Lions, Sydney Powell scored all 10 of her points in the first half and Tykeah…

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