Wayne Earl

Wayne and Lori Earl share Esther Earl’s passion and love for life during Common Read presentation

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HANCEVILLE – Esther Earl was interested in hope, love, family and the mysteries of life. Esther Earl was adventurous, fearless, passionate, caring and thoughtful. Esther Earl was an inspiration to hundreds of individuals across the globe during her short 16 years and continues to be after dying in 2010 after a battle of thyroid cancer. Wayne…

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Wallace State to host Wayne and Lori Earl, the parents of Esther Earl, who inspired “The Fault in Our Stars,” on Sept. 24 at 9:30 a.m.

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HANCEVILLE – Esther Earl considered herself a regular teenager. The legacy she left behind suggests otherwise. Wayne and Lori Earl, the parents of Esther Earl, who inspired The New York Times best seller, “The Fault In Our Stars,” will visit Wallace State Community College on Wednesday, Sept. 24, at 9:30 a.m., to share the life and…

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Wallace State BASS club to host free Pond Health and Management event on Sept. 19

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – The Wallace State BASS club will be hosting a free Pond Health and Management event on Friday, Sep. 19 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Birmingham-based Alabama Aquarium and Pond Services is coming to campus to help the club determine what fish are currently in the college’s larger pond. Their electrofishing process temporarily stuns fish…

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Wallace State BASS Fishing Club conducts first meeting of season

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College’s BASS fishing club held its initial meeting of the 2014-2015 season last week. Wallace State BASS club faculty sponsor Joe Hendrix, an industrial electronics instructor, said 25 new students have already joined the club. Wallace State’s BASS club is entering its third season. Wallace State’s inaugural dive into BASS…

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‘Speak Now’ first film in WSCC independent film series starting Sept. 11 

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Billed as a “romantic dramedy,” the independent film “Speak Now” will kick off the Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Films Thursday, Sept. 11, at Wallace State Community College. The film, sponsored by The Evelyn Burrow Museum, will be shown at 6 p.m. in the Burrow Center Recital Hall. A Q & A…

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Wallace State’s BASS fishing club seeking new members as 3rd season approaches

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s BASS fishing club is preparing to crank up its third season. The first club meeting of the fall semester is scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 26 at 6 p.m. It will take place at the Wallace State Electronics/Drafting Building. “We are excited about how much club has grown. We are competing each…

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Picture: Wallace State students at the 2014 Student Leadership Institute were, front row, from left, Brennan Crabtree of East Limestone, Tyra Caudle of Hazel Green, Makayla Smith of Lexington, Haven Albright of Lexington, Hannah Black of Arab, Hannah Vest of North Sand Mountain and Esther Chaney of Joppa, back row, from left, Jacob Barrett of Rocky Mount, N.C., Morgan Smith of Cullman, Warren Davison of Center Point, Seth Fuller of Vinemont, Xavier Mills of Greenville, N.C. and Bennett Wilson of Newberry, S.C.

Wallace State hosts 2014 Student Leadership Institute

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College hosted the annual Student Leadership Institute conference on Thursday at the college’s School of Nursing and Center for Science. The theme of this year’s event was “Leadership Drive In” as approximately 70 students from five different Alabama community colleges learned about various leadership traits through team building exercises…

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