Wallace State softball collects another walk-off win during DH sweep of Shelton State

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s softball team remained perfect in conference play Tuesday with a doubleheader sweep over rival Shelton State at Bobby McCracken Stadium. Charlee West’s walk-off single in the opener propelled Wallace State to a 2-1 victory, and the Lions added a 6-3 win in the finale. Wallace State (20-11, 6-0 Alabama Community…

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Wallace State Genealogy Department expands collection

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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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Wallace State men’s golf wins Spring Fling title in Scottsboro; WSCC baseball & softball sweep conference series

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s golf team has earned its first championship this spring. The Lions prevailed in a 17-team field at the Ron Marshall Spring Fling at Goosepond Colony in Scottsboro over the weekend. The Lions carded an 8-over par 892 over the three-day event, shooting a 303-299-290. The final round of 290…

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Wallace State women’s tennis knocks off Faulkner State; WSCC women’s golf finishes runner-up at Calhoun Invitational

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s tennis team notched its second consecutive victory on Thursday, defeating conference foe Faulkner State, 6-3, at home. Wallace State’s women prevailed in all three doubles matches (Emily Graves and Kelsi Wilson; Nikki Rakestraw and Tempie Ennis; Molly Whitlock and Emily Wilson). Kelsi Wilson, Ennis and Whitlock also notched singles…

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Wallace State sophomore Jasmine Zavala named recipient of UAB Presidential Scholarship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State sophomore Jasmine Zavala was recently awarded a UAB Presidential Transfer Scholarship. Zavala, a Cleveland High graduate, was one of two Wallace State students to receive the scholarship, which covers tuition and academic-related fees for four semesters at UAB, beginning in the fall. “I’m so thankful and blessed to receive this…

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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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