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Wallace State basketball teams drop home games to Cleveland State

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s basketball teams lost their games to Cleveland State at Tom Drake Coliseum on Tuesday night. Four days after a thrilling victory over Andrew College, Wallace State’s women lost 56-48 to the Lady Cougars. Sophomore Jasmine Hollis led Wallace State scorers with 11 points off the bench. Freshman Joy Sadler added…

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Wallace State’s men’s basketball opens 2016-17 season today with reloaded roster

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s basketball team opens the 2016-17 season today in Tennessee with a new-look roster and the same championship aspirations. Only two players return from last season’s 26-6 team that finished as the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) regular season championship for the second time in three seasons and earned the…

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Wallace State’s Communications and Marketing Department presented awards by National Council on Marketing and Public Relations

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –Wallace State Community College in Hanceville was recently recognized by the National Council for the Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) at the organization’s district conference in Pensacola, Fla. Wallace State earned 12 Medallion awards, including three gold awards for print advertisement, single ad; brochure/flyer series; and academic catalog. The college racked up seven…

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Wallace State women’s basketball returns strong sophomore core as 2016-17 season begins Friday

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Despite growing pains last season, Wallace State’s women’s basketball team closed the campaign with their fourth appearance in the conference championship game since 2012. Wallace State hopes to build upon that momentum during the 2016-17 season and take an additional step. The Lady Lions’ season opener is at home Friday as they…

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From left, Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics shares a conversation with Bill St. John and Scotty Hooper during Wednesday’s Student Investment Luncheon and Auction.

Wallace State’s Future Foundation raises more than $185,250 during 12th annual Student Investment Luncheon

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Future Foundation hosted its 12th annual Student Investment Luncheon and Auction on Wednesday, raising more than $185,250 to fund student scholarships at the college. Future Foundation donors and scholarships continue to increase each year as money is raised at the event through a live and silent auction, scholarship contributions and…

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Wallace State Nursing grads post high pass rates on licensure exams

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The most recent graduates of the Wallace State Community College Department of Nursing Education have once again posted high numbers in the percentage of students who passed their National Council Licensure Exam, or NCLEX. Wallace State’s most recent graduates earned a perfect 100 percent for those taking the NCLEX-PN exam for practical…

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Wallace State’s Veterans’ Corner gaining popularity on campus

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College’s efforts to serve its student veterans continue to expand. The college has set aside the sixth floor of the library as a Veterans’ Corner where veterans can stop by at their convenience to study, congregate, share stories and unwind. Wallace State’s Success Coaches also hosted a Veterans’ Club…

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Wallace State volleyball won its eighth consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 championship on Sunday after sweeping Faulkner State.

Wallace State volleyball wins 8th consecutive ACCC tournament championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team breezed through the 2016 Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament, capping it Sunday with an eighth consecutive tournament championship at Tom Drake Coliseum. Wallace State sophomore Cierra Davis was named tournament MVP, and the Lions beat Faulkner State for the second time in as many days, winning…

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Wallace State volleyball sweeps Faulkner State, one win away from 8th consecutive ACCC championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team is one win away from an 8th consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) championship. The Lions swept Faulkner State in Saturday’s semifinal round, winning 25-13, 25-15, 25-10 at Tom Drake Coliseum, and sending Wallace State into Sunday’s finals. Wallace State (37-2) jumped out to early leads in all…

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