Evelyn Burrow Museum Named Organization of the Year

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Decatur, Ala. – The Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association (AMLA) has honored the Evelyn Burrow Museum with the 2016 Organization of the Year award. The award is among 11 that comprise the PEAK Awards that were presented Thursday, September 22 during the AMLA Annual Meeting at Marriott Shoals Conference Center in Florence. Museum Director Donny…

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Images of Australia on display at The Evelyn Burrow Museum 

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Dozens of photographs by Australian photographer Anatole Zurrer are on display at The Evelyn Burrow Museum on the campus of Wallace State Community College. Based out of Sydney, Australia, Zurrer’s photography celebrates everything that is Australia, from photos of the Australian outback to city scenes, landmarks and everything in between. He is…

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The Evelyn Burrow Museum welcomes sculptors to “Rendezvous” exhibition

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The work of more than dozen artists — including that of world-renowned sculptor Frank Fleming — will be joined together soon at The Evelyn Burrow Museum in an exhibit fittingly called “Rendezvous.” The 2016 Burrow Sculptors Invitational is the third installment of the annual summer event that shines a spotlight on the…

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Moving documentary from Rex Miller sheds light on intersectionality in athletic achievement

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Evelyn Burrow Museum at Wallace State Community College presents Althea as part of the South Arts Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers at the Burrow Center Recital Hall on Thursday, April 14, at 9:30 a.m. Following a screening of the film, sports journalist Sam Crenshaw will engage the audience in a…

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Charlotte Cummings Memorial Sneaker Collection extended through spring semester

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Cullman, AL – Because of popular demand, the Evelyn Burrow Museum on the campus of Wallace State Community College is extending the Charlotte Cummings Memorial Sneaker Collection through the spring semester. Charlotte’s 23 Jays, the most complete collection of sneakers on exhibit in the Eastern United States, is “a dream come true” according to Robin…

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Documentary Illustrates the ‘American Dream’ of Manufacturing within U.S. Borders

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HANCEVILLE, AL – The Evelyn Burrow Museum at Wallace State Community College presents American Made Movie with directors Vincent Vittorio and Christopher Harvey as part of the South Arts Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers at the Burrow Center for the Fine and Performing Arts on Thursday, March 10 at 6 p.m. Following a screening…

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Compelling documentary sheds light on 20th century photographer’s captivating work

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Evelyn Burrow Museum at Wallace State Community College presents Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning with director Dyanna Taylor as part of the South Arts Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers at the Burrow Center Recital Hall on Thursday, Feb. 18, at 6 p.m. Following a screening of the film,…

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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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