Wallace State graduate and PSA Airlines pilot Aaron Mathis visits Flight Technology/Aviation program

in Alumni, Aviation/Flight Technology, Community, Future Foundation, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Aaron Mathis once navigated through Wallace State’s Flight Technology/Aviation program and ultimately wanted to serve as a strong ambassador for the college. He’s definitely fulfilling that promise to himself. After establishing a Wallace State Future Foundation scholarship for future flight professionals earlier this year, Mathis visited the Flight Technology/Aviation program last week,…

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Wallace State’s women’s basketball team wins third consecutive game

in Athletics, Community, Headlines, Women's Basketball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s women’s basketball team notched a 78-67 road victory at Roane State over the weekend, extending the Lady Lions’ winning streak to three games. Imari Martin and DeMaurea Moore each paced with Wallace State with 16 points apiece. Moore added eight rebounds, while Martin had seven assists. Sophomore Jada Golden scored…

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Richard Jerome Burkett Memorial Scholarship established at Wallace State Community College; supports students in Building Construction or HVAC programs

in Admissions, Building Construction, Community, Financial Aid, Future Foundation, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The family of the late Richard Jerome Burkett has created a memorial scholarship in his honor at Wallace State Community College, providing an annual scholarship for students in the Building Construction or Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) programs at the college. “My brother would be happy about this,” said his brother…

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Wallace State volleyball’s Lexie Riggins earns NJCAA 2nd-team All-American recognition

in Athletics, Community, Headlines, Volleyball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State volleyball’s Lexie Riggins has been named a National Junior College Athletic (NJCAA) Division I 2nd-team All-American. Riggins, a 5-foot-11 middle hitter from Chelsea, led the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) with a .406 hitting percentage and was third in the league with 428 kills, helping Wallace State win its 10th…

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Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team continues to impress with tournament runner-up finishes

in Academic, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team continues to post impressive results this semester, recently finishing tournament runner-up at both Central Alabama and Enterprise State. Billy Ellis, a West Point High grad, was the top individual scorer at Enterprise, tallying 66.36 points. He finished second overall at Central Alabama and has been Wallace State’s…

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Wallace State baseball sophomores, from left, Garrett Brown, Easton Kirk and Robert Coleman have each inked with four-year colleges. Brown is headed to Samford, Kirk to Troy University and Coleman to West Georgia.

Wallace State baseball has three sophomores sign with four-year programs

in Athletics, Baseball, Community, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s baseball team had three sophomores recognized at a ceremony on Tuesday for signing their respective letter of intents with four-year programs. Garrett Brown is headed to Samford University, Easton Kirk has signed with Troy University and Robert Coleman has inked with the University of West Georgia. “Like all of the…

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Emma Wright crowned Miss Wallace State 2019

in Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Student Activities

Isabella Allred crowned Miss North Alabama Outstanding Teen 2019     HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Emma Wright of Blountsville was crowned Miss Wallace State 2019 on Sunday, Dec. 2, Wallace State Community College. Wright, 18, is the daughter of Rob and Veronica Wright of Blountsville. She is a Dual Enrollment student from J.B. Pennington High school,…

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1)   Director of Cullman Economic Development Dale Greer, Senator Garlan Gudger, Mercedes-Benz Organizational Development Specialist Steve Coburn, Mercedes-Benz U.S. International Vice President Rolf Wrona, Wallace State President Vicki Karolewics, Wallace State Dean of Applied Technologies Jimmy Hodges, Alabama Community College System Executive Director of Workforce and Economic Development Barry May.

Wallace State Community College, Mercedes-Benz U.S. International announce new co-op partnership

in Academic, Automotive Service Technology, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Technical

The video of today’s announcement can be viewed here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uFY1X5mG_fg&feature=youtu.be HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College and Mercedes-Benz US International, Inc., announced a new partnership on Friday morning, officially kicking off a Mercedes-Benz Tech Co-Op Program. Beginning in the Fall 2019 semester, Wallace State’s Automotive Service Technology students will be eligible to apply for…

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WSCC welding student Jacob Humphrey participates in 2nd round of AWS/SkillsUSA competition next week

in Community, Headlines, Technical, Welding

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State welding student Jacob Humphrey is ready for the second round of the American Welding Society/SkillsUSA world competition. Humphrey is among six students from across the United States congregating at the Robotics Technology Park in Tanner this weekend, and he’ll compete next week. During the first round, Humphrey was required to…

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