Wallace State Steps Up To Ease Commercial Driver Shortage

in Academic, Adult Education, Community, Continuing Education, Headlines, Technical

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — A nationwide shortage of long-haul truck drivers is hitting home for trucking company owners.  To help address the problem, Wallace State College-Hanceville has a plan to assist individuals needing training and companies who need drivers trained. “The college made a decision to increase the number of trucks, instructors and to…

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in Alumni, Community, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Wallace State Community College in Hanceville is searching for members of the college’s first graduating class in order to recognize them at its commencement ceremony in May. If you or someone you know was a member of the first graduating class, please contact the WSCC Alumni Office at 256-352-8071 or  The School of Nursing also wants to contact graduates of the…

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Wallace State Continuing Education to offer Physical Therapy Aide program

in Academic, Adult Education, Continuing Education, Headlines, Health

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The non-credit Workforce Skills division at Wallace State Community College has announced it will offer a comprehensive 50-hour Physical Therapy Aide Program to prepare students for the growing field of Physical Therapy. The Physical Therapy Aide is generally responsible for carrying out the non-technical duties of physical therapy, such as preparing treatment…

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

in Community, Headlines, The Evelyn Burrow Museum

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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No. 12 WSCC softball collects three wins over weekend; 2nd WSCC Sports Hall of Fame class inducted

in Alumni, Athletics, Community, Golf, Headlines, Men's Golf, Softball, Women's Basketball

HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s 12th-ranked softball team collected three victories over the weekend in the season-opening JUCO Classic in Clearwater Fla. The Lady Lions (3-4) opened the season by winning consecutive games against Northwest Florida State College and Pasco-Hernando State (Fla.) College. They also defeated Daytona State College on Saturday. Wallace State lost to…

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Lucie Lawrence named 2016 Wallace State Homecoming Queen

in Academic, Alumni, Cheerleading, Community, Headlines, Student Activities

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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Wallace State basketball teams sweep Snead State as college inducts second HOF class

in Alumni, Athletics, Community, Headlines, Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball

HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s basketball teams capped a memorable Sunday at Tom Drake Coliseum with a sweep of Snead State. Playing in front of one of the largest crowds in recent Wallace State basketball history, the Lady Lions earned an impressive 77-67 victory in the opener, and the Wallace State men outlasted Snead State…

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