Lucie Lawrence named 2016 Wallace State Homecoming Queen

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HANCEVILLE – Lucie Lawrence, a West Point High grad, is Wallace State Community College’s 2016 Homecoming Queen. She was crowned queen during halftime of the men’s basketball game Sunday afternoon vs. Gadsden State. Lawrence, a general studies major, is active on campus, serving as a Wallace State Cheerleader and college ambassador. Lawrence was escorted by…

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Winners of haiku poetry contest announced

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — A few Wallace State students celebrated Christmas as winners in the haiku poetry contest sponsored by the WSCC English Department, the Sigma Kappa Delta English honor society and The Lion’s Den Writing Club. The contest featuring the Japanese style of literature was held in conjunction with the exhibit “Fleeting Pleasures: Japanese Woodblock…

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Wallace State sonography students donate funds to support families of preemies

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — In their future careers, students in the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program at Wallace State Community College will undoubtedly one day assist an obstetric patient dealing with a premature birth. Through the exams they will give as sonographers, they may discover conditions that put an unborn child at risk of a early delivery.…

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Wallace State’s BASS fishing club fulfills Christmas wishes through “Gifts for Kids Angel Tree” program

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s BASS fishing club recently raised funds in order to fulfill the Christmas wishes of five foster children or those in need during the holiday season. Wallace State’s anglers adopted five children through the Salvation Army’s “Gifts for Kids Angel Tree” program. The BASS club accumulated $500 throughout the holiday drive…

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Hartselle’s Jordan Johnson crowned Miss Wallace State 2016; Cullman’s Brooke Edwards crowned North Alabama’s Outstanding Teen

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Hartselle’s Jordan Johnson was crowned Miss Wallace State 2016 during Sunday’s competitions in the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre at Wallace State Community College. The pre-engineering major is the daughter of Gerald and Leslie Johnson. Johnson, 19, will go on to compete in the Miss Alabama pageant in June at Samford University for…

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Wallace State hosts transfer fair for its students

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State hosted a college transfer fair for its students on Thursday, allowing those interested to learn more about the four-year universities and colleges on hand. Four different states were represented by the four-year institutions. The event was held at the James C. Bailey Center lobby. Colleges represented at the fair were…

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WSCC Theatre presenting ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Theatre department is paying homage to Peanuts creator Charles M. Schulz and the 50th anniversary of the debut of “A Charlie Brown Christmas.” Fresh off their presentation of “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown,” the cast is preparing for performances of “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” which first aired…

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Wallace State Success Coaches host “Explore and Connect” event for freshmen

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Career and Success Coaching Program hosted the first “Explore and Connect: A Goals, Planning and Success (GPS) Experience” event on this week, allowing the college’s freshmen to explore campus via a scavenger hunt and to engage with other students, faculty and staff through various games and activities. Different campus clubs, organizations…

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