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Wallace State’s English, math honor societies induct new members

in Academic, Headlines, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, AL — The Wallace State chapters of Mu Alpha Theta and Sigma Kappa Delta recognized new members during a March 1 Induction Ceremony in the Bailey Center Auditorium. Mu Alpha Theta is the mathematics honor society for community colleges. The organization provides members with various avenues to showcase their mathematical knowledge and talents, while…

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Wallace State Choir to present “Homeward Bound: The Story of the American Folk Song”

in Community, Fine and Performing Arts, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Area residents will be able to step back in time through song as the Wallace State Community College Choir presents “Homeward Bound: The Story of the American Folk Song” on Tuesday, March 20, at 7 p.m., in the Burrow Center Recital Hall. Concert Choir Director Tiffany Richter said the program will provide an…

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Wallace State’s Dianne Wood named Student of the Year by Alabama Chapter of American Culinary Federation

in Academic, Community, Graduation, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Dianne Wood was ready to pursue a passion. After two decades of juggling different jobs and being laid off in one industry, Wood decided to enroll in Wallace State’s Academy of Culinary Arts at 45 years old. She’s flourished ever since and was recently named the Student of the Year by the…

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Wallace State Theatre presenting ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ March 15-18

in Community, Fine and Performing Arts, Headlines, Student Activities

  Students in the Wallace State Theatre Department have been practicing their sword fighting skills and English accents in preparation for their production of the musical “Peter and the Starcatcher,” March 15-18 in the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre. Based on the novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson, “Peter and the Starcatcher” was created by…

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Wallace State baseball opens conference play on the road; WSCC tennis and golf updates

in Athletics, Baseball, Community, Golf, Headlines, Men's Golf, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s baseball team has approached conference action and begins pursuit today of defending its Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) North Division crown from last year. The Lions are in Wadley for a doubleheader against Southern Union, and the series continues Saturday at 2 p.m. at James C. Bailey Stadium. Wallace State…

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Wallace State’s women’s basketball team closes season with 23-8 record after OT loss

in Athletics, Headlines, Women's Basketball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team had its season end in overtime in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) semifinals on Thursday, falling 79-77 to Chattahoochee Valley CC at Lawson State. Wallace State battled back from multiple deficits to force overtime, including facing a 65-58 gap with only 1:45 to go in regulation.…

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Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team finishes 7th nationally at NAQT Community College Championship

in Academic, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team finished among the top colleges in the nation over the weekend, finishing seventh overall at the 2018 National Academic Quiz Tournaments’ Community College Championship held in Rosemont, Ill. Wallace State’s national tournament team consisted of Zakk Waddell, Ross Wallace, Paul Knetter, Caleb Still and Brett Hogan. They…

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Wallace State’s women’s basketball cruises to ACCC quarterfinal victory behind dominant second half

in Athletics, Headlines, Women's Basketball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team used a huge third-quarter surge and strong bench contributions to roll to a 79-42 victory over Coastal Alabama-North in Tuesday’s Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) Tournament quarterfinals at Lawson State. Clinging to a three-point halftime lead, a host of Lady Lions fueled an impressive 16-0 run to…

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