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Tuesday, December 1, 2020

    WSCC awarded $459K grant for Career Technical Dual Enrollment scholarships 

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College recently received a grant for $459,000 from the Alabama Community College System (ACCS) to fund Career Technical Dual Enrollment scholarships. As the ACCS motto goes, “You don't have to go far in life," these scholarships will help Wallace State...

    Apply by Nov. 30 for automotive manufacturing scholarship to Wallace State

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Current high school and college students interested in pursuing careers in Alabama’s multi-billion dollar automotive industry have less than two weeks to apply for a scholarship to use at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville or Oneonta, or any of Alabama’s...

    St. Bernard Prep School affirms commitment to in-person instruction

    CULLMAN, Ala. - St. Bernard Prep School this week affirmed its commitment to continuing in-person instruction as long as possible while remaining mindful of issues related to COVID-19 and in compliance with state mandates. The school has a strict mask policy for students in...

    Students compete in FCCLA All County Beef Cook-off

    CULLMAN, Ala. - Students from all over Cullman County on Wednesday, Nov. 18 met at the All Steak Restaurant for the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) All County Beef Cook-Off, sponsored by the Cullman County Cattlewomen’s Association. Participating schools were Cold Springs...

    Free lunches extended through school year: Rollout at Cullman City Schools sees great interest, curbside expansion

    CULLMAN, Ala. - All students in Alabama were set to receive free lunches through the end of the calendar year — and that’s now been extended through the entire school year due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. In Cullman City Schools, the program’s expansion...

    City school board names officers, reviews finances

    CULLMAN, Ala. - The Cullman City School Board began Tuesday night’s meeting by welcoming new board members Amy Carter and Cheryl Harrison to their first regular school board meeting. The reconstitution of the board also took place, with Chris Branham voted board president and...

    West Point’s Yearwood named ASCA Secondary School Counselor of the Year

    CULLMAN, Ala. – The Cullman County Board of Education (CCBOE) held its monthly work session and board meeting Tuesday afternoon and after a lengthy discussion about potential maintenance projects in the work session, in its meeting the board recognized West Point High School Counselor...

    Wallace State OTA program holds drive-through pinning ceremony

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Occupational Therapy Assistant program honored its most recent graduates during a drive-through pinning ceremony at the college. The ceremony was delayed from earlier this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The outbreak affected the number of openings...

    Wallace State granting scholarships to single moms

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College’s Future Foundation has received a grant from the Women’s Fund of Greater Birmingham, allowing single mothers in Wallace State’s service area the opportunity to earn a scholarship in welding or diesel technology.   The scholarships, valued at $800 per semester for three semesters,...

    Wallace State celebrates newest Mercedes-Benz Tech Co-Op cohorts at special ceremony  

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College’s Center for Career and Workforce Development celebrated the newest student cohort enrolled in the Mercedes-Benz Tech Co-Op program at a special ceremony on Tuesday.   Saul Sanchez, Ceana Compton, Justin Reliford, Steven Smith and Austin Bennett - all Automotive Service Technology students at Wallace...