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Wallace State conference center named in honor of Dr. William F. Peinhardt

in Admissions, Alumni, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Financial Aid, Headlines

Cullman Savings Bank Foundation pledges $250,000 for scholarships HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College unveiled a new name for the conference center located in the School of Nursing and Center for Science, as well as new scholarship opportunities for area students. The Dr. William F. Peinhardt Conference Center is the new name of the…

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Wallace State’s volleyball team won its 9th consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) tournament championship on Sunday at Snead State. Team members are, front row, from left, Lexie Riggins, Kelsey Borden, Katie Edwards, Andrea Jacques, Macy Green, Emily Wilson, and Savannah Beard, back row, from left, Hannah Simmons, Morgan Kyles, Caroline Gann, Kati Thomas, Abby Borden, Kaylee Maddox, Alex Wiggins, Courtlyn Barber, Kennedy Watford and Maya Jones.

Wallace State volleyball captures 9th consecutive ACCC tournament championship

in Athletics, Community, Headlines, Volleyball

BOAZ, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team has stretched its Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament championship streak to nine. The Lions defeated Coastal Alabama-South (19-25, 25-18, 25-22, 25-26, 15-12) in five sets on Sunday at Snead State’s Plunkett Wallace Gymnasium, capping yet again an undefeated run in the tournament and another conference title.…

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2017-2018 Wallace State men's basketball team

Wallace State’s men’s basketball opens 2017-2018 season today with new-look roster

in Athletics, Headlines, Men's Basketball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s basketball team opens the season today on the road at Tennessee Wesleyan College with an overhauled and intriguing roster. Wallace State has a plethora of new faces on its roster as coach John Meeks enters his eighth season with the program. “It was fun to recruit these guys. They’re…

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Wallace State’s volleyball team seeking 9th consecutive ACCC tournament title this weekend

in Athletics, Headlines, Volleyball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team need three wins, beginning Saturday, to secure its ninth consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) tournament championship. Once again, the Lions are the tournament’s top seed after navigating through the regular season with a 31-8 record and a perfect 16-0 mark in conference action. The 2017 tournament is…

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Wallace State’s 2017-2018 women’s basketball team is made up of, front row, from left, Joy Sadler, Gabby Hill, Tykeah Rogers, Karlie Hudson, Ahziala Wright, Alexis Osteen, Marquise Cobbs and Sydney Powell; back row, from left, Presley Higdon, Channing Gafford, DeMaurea Moore, Desiree Tyner, Jada Golden, Miajah Bullock and Madison Caters. Wallace State’s interim coach is Jessica McBrayer and the assistant coach is Morgan Smith. Courtney Fountain and Kelsey Rogers are managers.

Wallace State’s women’s basketball opens 2017-2018 season Saturday with deep sophomore class

in Athletics, Headlines, Women's Basketball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – With three returning starters and eight sophomores, Wallace State’s women’s basketball team expects to be fast, athletic and feature a deep roster during the 2017-2018 season. The Lady Lions’ new season gets cranked up Saturday as they travel to Columbia State for the opener. “We have strong sophomore experience and that’s shown…

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Record amount raised at 13th annual Student Investment Luncheon

in Alumni, Community, Financial Aid, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Hundreds of supporters of Wallace State Community College gathered Wednesday, Nov. 1, for the 13th annual Future Foundation Student Investment Luncheon and raised more than $253,000 for scholarships, technology, entrepreneurship and opportunity to improve the lives of students and enhance opportunities for surrounding communities. “We couldn’t be more pleased with the outpouring…

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Achieving the Dream Recognizes Community Colleges as Exemplars ATD Network Institutions Named 2017 Leader Colleges

in Academic, Admissions, Alumni, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Graduation, Headlines, Health, Oneonta, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA.  – Achieving the Dream (ATD) today announced that Wallace State Community College, with campuses in Hanceville and Oneonta, Ala., is one of eight community colleges in the ATD Network to have earned Leader College status, the organization’s highest designation awarded to institutions that have shown three years of steady improvement in two outcomes that…

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Wallace State’s cross country teams finish ACCC runner-up

in Athletics, Community, Cross Country, Headlines, Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s cross country teams each finished conference runner-up at the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) meet held on campus over the weekend. Wallace State’s men’s team had four runners earn All-Tournament recognition: Victor Bravo, Tyler Crowden, Dustin Howell and Christian Baker. Bravo finished fourth in the event for the Lions, clocking…

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Spain Park High wins BEST Award for 2nd straight year at WSCC, Marshall Technical School and Good Hope Middle also advance

in Academic, Community, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Spain Park High School won its second consecutive North Alabama BEST (Boosting Engineering, Science and Technology) Robotics competition at Wallace State Community College on Friday, earning the 2017 BEST Award. Matching its total from last year, Spain Park took home trophies in nine categories. Along with the BEST Award, Spain Park was…

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