Wallace State Singers to present “Sing America Sing!” July 5-7

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Current, former and future members of the Wallace State Singers will join voices July 5-7 to present “Sing America Sing!” a concert featuring songs that celebrate America. Shows will be at 7 p.m., nightly and be held in the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre on the Hanceville campus. “After the success of our…

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WaLLi members enjoy friendly competition in ice cream contest

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Linda Cornelius took a chance that paid off with a first-place finish in the second Ice Cream Making contest hosted by the Wallace State Lifelong Learning Institute (WaLLi). “I wanted to do something different,” said Cornelius of her decision to make – for the first time – a recipe for Tutti Fruitti…

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Wallace State has school-record 51 student-athletes recognized by NJCAA for academic achievements

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State athletics had a school-record 51 student-athletes recognized recently for their academic achievements during the 2017-2018 year in list released by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). The new mark surpasses last summer’s record of 41 students. Wallace State had 11 students achieve a 4.0 GPA, each earning NJCAA All-Academic…

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Wallace State set to open Community Garden Saturday, June 23

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Reprinted with permission of The Cullman Tribune.   HANCEVILLE – At the Hanceville City Council meeting Thursday evening, Wallace State Community College (WSCC) Grant Specialist Kristi Barnett announced that the college’s awaited community garden, introduced to the council last December, is finally set to open next Saturday, June 23, with a work day at the site…

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Wallace State baseball’s Blake Rivera named a NJCAA 2nd-team All-American

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Former Wallace State pitcher Blake Rivera has enjoyed a memorable June thus far. Rivera was named a National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I 2nd-team All-American on Monday, less than a week after being drafted by the San Francisco Giants in the fourth round of the Major League Baseball First Year…

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Wallace State’s Susan Copeland establishes endowed scholarship for Nursing students

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Students at Wallace State Community College in need of some financial assistance to make their dream of becoming a nurse come true have will one more option in the form of a new scholarship. Susan Copeland, an instructor for the WSCC Department of Nursing, recently established the Susan M. Copeland Endowed…

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Jessica McBrayer promoted to Wallace State’s new women’s basketball coach

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College announced the appointment of Jessica McBrayer as head women’s basketball coach this week. McBrayer, 29, takes over the permanent post after spending the 2017-2018 season as the interim women’s coach. She guided Wallace State to a 23-8 record and to the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) semifinals. McBrayer…

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ACT prep workshops planned for June 27 at Wallace State

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Students who will soon to be taking the ACT have the opportunity to prepare for the test with two half-day workshops offered by the Wallace State Community College Alumni Association. On Wednesday, June 27, the Alumni Association will host preparatory workshops for the English and Reading section of the ACT and the…

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