Wallace State student Brye Forbes becomes first Academy of Culinary Arts SkillsUSA gold medal winner, preparing for national event

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Check out video of Brye Forbes preparing for the national SkillsUSA competition: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8P5D8R3R7K8 HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Brye Forbes feels at home inside the kitchen. Forbes, a Wallace State Academy of Culinary Arts student, made history last semester, becoming the program’s first individual to win a gold medal at the state SkillsUSA competition, a year after…

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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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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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WSCC’s Workforce Development program offering free short-term Construction Training classes beginning June 11

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Workforce Development program is offering free short-term Construction Training classes on campus beginning on Monday, June 11. The courses, taught by Wallace State Building Construction instructor Lynn White, continue through Thursday, July 19, meeting each Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to noon. Wallace State’s Construction Training classes provide hands-on…

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Wallace State baseball’s Blake Rivera drafted in 4th round by San Francisco Giants

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State pitcher Blake Rivera became the baseball program’s highest draft selection in 10 years after being chosen by the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday in the fourth round of the 2018 Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft. Rivera, the 2018 Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) Pitcher of the Year, was…

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Wallace State Releases Spring 2018 President’s and Dean’s Lists

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HANCEVILLE, AL — Wallace State Community College congratulates the 740 students named to the President’s List and Dean’s List for the Spring 2018 Semester. To earn a spot on the Wallace State President’s List, students must maintain a perfect 4.0 GPA for the semester while taking a course load of 12 or more hours. Placement…

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