Wallace State Genealogy Department expands collection

in Community, Continuing Education, Headlines, Library

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Through donations and purchases, Wallace State Community College is making a huge expansion of one of the area’s best resources for searching family origins. Several hundred books, documents, and microfilms have been added. The new material is broad and eclectic including books to locate German parish records; newspaper abstracts on Cullman and…

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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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Wallace State’s Winston County Works program certifying students in CDL and welding classes

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DOUBLE SPRINGS, ALA. –  Roger Travis and Danny Crump each heard from friends and previous completers about the Wallace State CDL (commercial driver’s license) classes being held in Double Springs through the Winston County Works project and wanted to be next in line. “I’ve worked in landscaping for almost 30 years and my body can’t…

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December 1 informational meeting set for CNA, Phlebotomy courses at Wallace State

in Continuing Education, Headlines, Health

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Continuing Education Program will host an informational session on Thursday, Dec. 1, at 10 a.m., in Room 511 of the James C. Bailey Center for persons interested in learning about the Phlebotomy Technician and Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) courses being offered in Spring 2017. These non-credit courses…

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WaLLi proves to be a big success at Wallace State

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Just in its first semester, the new Wallace State Lifelong Learning Institute, or WaLLi, is proving to be a big hit with local citizens age 50 and over. “It’s marvelous,” Melinda Edwards said of the success of the program. Edwards, Wallace State’s Dean of Institutional Outreach, is in charge of the…

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From left, are Brandon Lindsey, Ethan Alexander and Brian Moody. They have each completed their CDL training through Wallace State’s program after enrolling at the Winston County Works site in Double Springs.

Wallace State’s CDL training in Winston County produces first group of completers

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College has its first CDL (commercial driver’s license) graduates from the Winston County Works project in Double Springs. Students Brian Moody, Brandon Lindsey and Ethan Alexander have each earned their licenses through Wallace State’s CDL program in Double Springs, completing the certificate in four weeks. “I saw an ad…

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