Career Tech Dual Enrollment Tax Credit News Conference

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A news conference will be held at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville to discuss opportunities resulting from new dual enrollment legislation and the impact for local career technical training.   WHO:  Representatives from Wallace State Community College, the Department of Postsecondary Education, the local Legislative Delegation, and Business and Industry will speak. These groups,…

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Wallace State CLT Program Celebrates Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — You never see them, but medical laboratory technicians play a vital role in the healthcare process. They are the ones who run tests on the specimens you provide, which help doctors confirm diagnoses and plan a course of treatment. During April 20-26, these healthcare professionals will be recognized as Medical Laboratory Professionals…

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Wallace State sophomores Rosa Lee Aderhold, Levi Ponder recognized at 2014 All-Alabama Academic Team banquet

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College sophomores Rosa Lee Aderhold and Levi Ponder were each recognized last week at the All-Alabama Academic Team Scholars banquet held at the Marriott Renaissance Hotel in Montgomery. The All-Alabama Academic Team program started in 1995, honoring some of the most distinguished academic scholars and leaders within the Alabama…

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“VeggieTales” award-winning musical composer Kurt Heinecke to visit Wallace State on April 21 as part of Arts in April festivities

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Kurt Heinecke always knew he wanted to follow his passion for music and carve a career out of it. Bob the Tomato and Larry the Cucumber are glad he did. Heinecke, an award-winning musical composer for the Christian-based, computer animated “VeggieTales” series, will share his career path at Wallace State Community College…

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Variety of classes offered during Homeschool Spring Workshops

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Continuing Education Department has a full slate of classes to offer homeschool students this spring with the second session as a continuation of the first session. “Our first round of classes for homeschool children were so popular, we wanted to continue providing that service for those families,” said…

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Wallace State to host approximately 600 high school juniors during “InvesTECHgate” week beginning April 14

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College will host its third annual “InvesTECHgate” week beginning April 14, and this year’s event should be the biggest draw yet. Various Wallace State technical programs are set to be flooded with approximately 600 high school juniors from Blount, Cullman and Morgan Counties. InvesTECHgate allows high school students who…

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Deadlines Near for Entering WSCC Health Programs

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Information session for future nursing students Thursday, April 10  Hanceville, AL — The deadline for application to the nursing programs (Associate Degree and Practical) at Wallace State Community College has been extended to May 15 for entry fall semester 2014.  Students with a particular interest in nursing can attend an information session at 4 p.m.,…

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Wallace State sophomore Levi Ponder named 2014 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Gold Scholar

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State sophomore Levi Ponder has been named a 2014 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Gold Scholar. Ponder, a 2012 Vinemont graduate, is one of only 50 Gold Scholars among qualified candidates across 38 states, standing out among more than 1,700 applicants. The Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society administers the Coca-Cola Community College…

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Film reveals legacy, influence of the Carter and Cash families

in Academic, Community, Headlines, The Evelyn Burrow Museum

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Few can doubt the influence the Carter Family had on country music, as it was their music broadcast from a tiny radio station on the Virginia/Tennessee border that birthed the genre. The later alliance between June Carter and Johnny Cash only intensified the legacy and kept it alive for future generations. Though…

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