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Friendly game of basketball kicks off Spring 2017 Learning Communities at Wallace State

in Headlines, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — A friendly game of basketball kicked off the Spring 2017 Learning Communities events at Wallace State Community College. The student team was victorious over the faculty/student squad by a score of 44 to 57, avenging a loss in a similar game in 2016. Lauren Salerno, Wallace State’s theatre instructor and a liaison…

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Wallace State baseball extends winning streak to 8 games; WSCC softball wins pair at Chipola tournament

in Athletics, Baseball, Headlines, Softball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Conner Daniel’s bloop single lifted Wallace State baseball to its second walk-off victory in three days in the Lions’ 8-7 seven-inning win over Northeast Mississippi in Monday’s doubleheader opener. Wallace State (8-1) rallied for three runs in the bottom of the seventh, extending the club’s early-season winning streak to eight games. Trailing…

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Wallace State and Auburn University Explore Aviation Partnership

in Academic, Admissions, Community, Dual Enrollment, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, Ala.–Officials from Wallace State Community College and Auburn University met in Hanceville recently to discuss potential partnerships related to aviation. “We are here today to look for ways to partner,” said Dr. Bill Hutto, Director of the Auburn Airport and Aviation Center. “One of the missions of the Aviation Center is outreach, including providing…

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As SkillsUSA Week is recognized, Wallace State is honored to succeed annually in the organization

in Alumni, Community, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Last May, Wallace State Community College had a record 15 students finish in first place in their respective SkillsUSA competitions, and the Crime Scene Investigation team went on to earn second place in the nation. Wallace State has multiple students participate in SkillsUSA competitions each year and is honored to be associated…

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Wallace State’s Applied Technologies Division hosting second annual Signing Day on Feb. 16

in Academic, Admissions, Community, FastTrack, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College’s Applied Technologies Division is hosting its second annual Career Technical Letter of Intent Signing Day on Thursday, Feb. 16, at the James C. Bailey Center 12th floor. Modeled on an athletics signing, the Technical Division Signing Day allows incoming students in the summer or fall to officially secure…

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Wallace State’s Winston County Works program certifying students in CDL and welding classes

in Academic, Community, Continuing Education, Headlines, Technical

DOUBLE SPRINGS, ALA. –  Roger Travis and Danny Crump each heard from friends and previous completers about the Wallace State CDL (commercial driver’s license) classes being held in Double Springs through the Winston County Works project and wanted to be next in line. “I’ve worked in landscaping for almost 30 years and my body can’t…

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Wallace State shortstop Kolby Robinson begins a double play in the Lions’ first game against Jackson State on Saturday.

Wallace State athletics roundup: Golf season preview; baseball & women’s tennis weekend recaps

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

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s golf team gets the 2017 spring season underway today at Eastern Florida State College’s Titan Invitational in Melbourne, Fla. The Lions are playing 36 holes today and 18 on Tuesday. Wallace State’s men’s team is the three-time defending Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) champion and has won 13 titles…

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Wallace State basketball teams reel off 3rd consecutive home conference sweep

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

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s basketball teams pulled off their third consecutive home conference sweep on Monday night, knocking off Gadsden Sate at Tom Drake Coliseum. The Lady Lions rolled to a 77-56 victory in Monday’s opener, extending their winning streak to six games, and the Wallace State men remained perfect at home in the…

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