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Wallace State men’s basketball had, from left, Demarkus Lampley, Mike Johnson and Zion Williams, signed with four-year programs this week.

Wallace State men’s basketball has three players sign with four-year programs

in Athletics, Community, Headlines, Men's Basketball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s men’s basketball team celebrated three players this week as Demarkus Lampley, Zion Williams and Mike Johnson each signed letters of intent with four-year programs. Lampley, who became only the third player in Wallace State men’s basketball history to be selected as a NJCAA Division I 1st-team All-American, is headed to…

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Wallace State's Rotaract Club recently raised funds to donate to the college's Future Foundation for "Tame the Hunger" gift cards.

Wallace State’s Rotaract Club makes donation for “Tame the Hunger” drive

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

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College’s Rotaract Club members know what it means to “give back.” Wallace State’s Rotaract Club, the student level of the professional Rotary Club, raised $2,500 during its Valentine Caramel Apple event this semester. The Cullman Rotary Club matched Wallace State’s Rotaract funds, which allowed the two organizations to donate…

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Wallace State Students Receive Awards for Achievements at Annual Ceremony

in Headlines

HANCEVILLE, Ala. —Students at Wallace State Community College were recognized for their achievements at the college’s recent Honors Night Ceremony, held on the campus in Hanceville.  Awards for campus leadership, scholastic achievement, transfer scholarships, and division honors were among those presented at the ceremony. “We are proud of all of our students and are delighted…

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Wallace State men’s golf punches ticket to 24th NJCAA Division I national championship; WSCC baseball sweeps Central Alabama

in Athletics, Baseball, Men's Golf

HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s 13th-ranked men’s golf team has punched its ticket to the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I Championship on May 14-17 after finishing fourth recently at the NJCAA District 4 Championship in Marion, Ill. It will mark Wallace State’s 24th trip to the national championship. Wallace State freshman Matt…

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Wallace State-Oneonta Celebrates Opening with Ribbon Cutting and Open House

in Academic, Admissions, Adult Education, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Oneonta, Technical

Oneonta, Ala.–Three years after opening its first facility in Oneonta, a ribbon cutting and open house were held for a new Wallace State-Oneonta Campus Center on Thursday. The new flagship facility for Wallace State’s Oneonta Center marks Wallace State’s fourth expansion in Oneonta in three years due to increasing demand. Since opening in 2016, 1,064…

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Wallace State Community College named safest campus in Alabama

in Academic, Community, Headlines, Health, Technical

By Russell Moore  HANCEVILLE, Ala. –  Wallace State Community College in Hanceville has been named the safest college campus in Alabama, according to a study released this week. The Your Local Security study was based on U.S. Department of Education Campus Safety and Security analysis and the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report. The study looked at the main campuses of public,…

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Wallace State sending four-person team to inaugural Next Generation Manufacturing Challenge at Auburn University

in Academic, Alumni, Community, Machine Tool Technology, Technical, Welding

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College is sending a team to Auburn this week to compete in the Department of Defense (DOD) and National Institute of Metalworking Skills (NIMS) inaugural “Next Generation Manufacturing Challenge” hosted by Auburn University. The four-person Wallace State team consists of mentor Roy Manley of Mach III, Inc., machine tool…

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Wallace State baseball wins conference series against Snead State as regular season winds down

in Athletics, Baseball, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s baseball team completed a significant series win against Snead State over the weekend. After splitting a doubleheader in Boaz last Thursday, Wallace State swept Saturday’s action at James C. Bailey Stadium, taking three of four games in the series. Randy Putman’s squad is tied for second place in the Alabama…

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Wallace State students win record 71 medals at state SkillsUSA competition

in Academic, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Health, Oneonta, Student Activities, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s students continue to set new records at the state SkillsUSA competition. Wallace State had a record-high 71 individuals earn a medal at the event recently, including earning 31 gold medals – establishing another record. The college had students compete in 36 different events, including categories like crime scene investigation, commercial…

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