Burrow Museum receives grant from Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.—The Evelyn Burrow Museum at Wallace State Community College was recently awarded a $2,000 grant by the Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association.  The grant will be used to promote exhibitions and tourism in the region.  Burrow Museum Director Donny Wilson was on hand to receive the award from Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association President…

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Water Operator training courses offered at Wallace State

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Training for Business and Industry program announces a new Drinking Water Operators Program in advance of an expected rise in job opportunities. The accelerated job training is being driven by the potential for job openings due to the fact that many operators are reaching retirement age within the…

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Army Concert Band & Soldiers’ Chorus set to take Wallace State stage

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The U.S. Army’s Concert Band & Soldiers’ Chorus, the oldest and largest of the U.S. Army Field Band’s performing components, will be performing at Wallace State Community College Saturday, March 25. The 7 p.m. performance at the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre by the group known as the musical ambassadors of the Army is being sponsored…

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Author of true crime book to speak April 11 at Wallace State 

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Wallace State Community College is honored to announce it will host author Donald Brown on April 11, at 6 p.m. at the Burrow Center Recital Hall to discuss his book “Mr. X and Mr. Y.” His appearance was rescheduled from the fall semester. Brown’s book is a non-fictional exploration of the “Torso Murders” that occurred in…

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Wallace State’s Alpha Chi Tau Chapter earns REACH status, Distinguished Honors in Action Project Award

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State math instructors Dr. Stacey Sivley and Brandon Smith were recently recognized for earning REACH status for the Alpha Chi Tau Chapter of their Phi Theta Kappa math honor society. The REACH program was established in 2016 to recognize and reward Phi Theta Kappa chapters excelling in membership development. Specific chapters…

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Leadership Wallace State group meets with acting Chancellor Jimmy Baker; enjoys Economic Development day

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Over the past few months, Wallace State’s 2016-2017 Leadership Wallace State group has toured the Alabama Community College System (ACCS) office in Montgomery, where they met with acting Chancellor Jimmy Baker, and toured Alabama Cullman Yutaka Technologies (ACYT) as part of an Economic Development day trip. In Montgomery, the group was also…

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Taylor Hollingsworth defends in games vs. Cleveland State and Faulkner University’s JV this season.

Right at home, Taylor Hollingsworth provides spark off bench for Wallace State’s women’s basketball team

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –Taylor Hollingsworth didn’t truly consider the possibility of playing collegiate basketball until her junior year at Hanceville High School. Two years later, and after turning a walk-on invitation into an athletic scholarship, Hollingsworth is one of the key complementary pieces off the Wallace State women’s basketball bench. And, to top it all off,…

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Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team finishes 9th at NAQT Community College Championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team finished ninth nationally at the 2017 National Academic Quiz Tournaments’ Community College Championship last weekend. The event was held at the Mall of America in Bloomington, Minn. Wallace State’s team, made up of freshmen Zakk Waddell, Ross Wallace, Derik Arendall, Paul Knetter and Caleb Still, racked up…

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