Wallace State Concert Band celebrating “The Best of Hollywood: 75 Years of Stage and Screen”

in Community, Fine and Performing Arts, Headlines, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The sounds of Hollywood will ring through the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre on Tuesday, April 24 when the Wallace State Concert Band presents “The Best of Hollywood: 75 Years of Stage and Screen.” Jacob Keisler, Director of the Concert Band, said he chose the Hollywood theme to offer something that everyone can…

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Wallace State to host Forum on Leadership as part of National Women’s History Month

in Alumni, Community, Headlines, Student Activities, The Evelyn Burrow Museum

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — In recognition of National Women’s History Month, Wallace State Community College announces it will host a Forum on Leadership on Thursday, March 22, at 9:30 a.m., in the Bailey Center Auditorium. A number of women in leadership roles will share their thoughts on leadership, success, and what it takes to break the…

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Wallace State baseball wins conference-opening series vs. Southern Union; Women’s tennis beats Snead State

in Athletics, Baseball, Community, Headlines, Women's Tennis

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s baseball team capped a conference series win against Southern Union on Monday, earning three victories against the Bison. Because of inclement weather, the series took five days to complete. Wallace State (17-4, 3-1 Alabama Community College Conference) swept the opening games in Wadley on March 8, collecting wins of 8-5…

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Wallace State Choir to present “Homeward Bound: The Story of the American Folk Song”

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Area residents will be able to step back in time through song as the Wallace State Community College Choir presents “Homeward Bound: The Story of the American Folk Song” on Tuesday, March 20, at 7 p.m., in the Burrow Center Recital Hall. Concert Choir Director Tiffany Richter said the program will provide an…

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Wallace State’s Dianne Wood named Student of the Year by Alabama Chapter of American Culinary Federation

in Academic, Community, Graduation, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Dianne Wood was ready to pursue a passion. After two decades of juggling different jobs and being laid off in one industry, Wood decided to enroll in Wallace State’s Academy of Culinary Arts at 45 years old. She’s flourished ever since and was recently named the Student of the Year by the…

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Wallace State Theatre presenting ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ March 15-18

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  Students in the Wallace State Theatre Department have been practicing their sword fighting skills and English accents in preparation for their production of the musical “Peter and the Starcatcher,” March 15-18 in the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre. Based on the novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson, “Peter and the Starcatcher” was created by…

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Wallace State baseball opens conference play on the road; WSCC tennis and golf updates

in Athletics, Baseball, Community, Golf, Headlines, Men's Golf, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s baseball team has approached conference action and begins pursuit today of defending its Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) North Division crown from last year. The Lions are in Wadley for a doubleheader against Southern Union, and the series continues Saturday at 2 p.m. at James C. Bailey Stadium. Wallace State…

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Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team finishes 7th nationally at NAQT Community College Championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team finished among the top colleges in the nation over the weekend, finishing seventh overall at the 2018 National Academic Quiz Tournaments’ Community College Championship held in Rosemont, Ill. Wallace State’s national tournament team consisted of Zakk Waddell, Ross Wallace, Paul Knetter, Caleb Still and Brett Hogan. They…

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