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    Wallace State’s “Winston County Works” project hosting open house Aug. 3

    HANCEVILLE – Wallace State Community College is hosting a “Winston County Works” project open house on Wednesday, Aug. 3 from 1-3 p.m. at the Winston County Technical Center in Double Springs. Gov. Robert Bentley and local and state legislators are expected to attend the...

    Colony kids visit Space & Rocket Center as part of summer program

    Town of Colony
    COLONY - Last week, 20 of the 26 children participating in this year’s summer program at Colony’s Educational Complex visited Huntsville’s U.S. Space & Rocket Center.           The trip was chaperoned by volunteers, along with parents and those who are in charge of organizing the summer...

    School of Nursing at Wallace State Community College named NLN Center of Excellence in Nursing Education

    Photo: A Wallace State Nursing student practices using a puppet as part of the Children’s of Alabama Kids on the Block Puppetry program. Through the program, students visit area schools to teach children safe and healthy habits.     HANCEVILLE - Wallace State Community College is celebrating...

    Wallace State Continuing Education revamps Lifelong Learning program for area senior citizens

    HANCEVILLE - The Continuing Education department at Wallace State Community College is revamping its Lifelong Learning program for area residents ages 50 and over, offering a new membership plan that grants participants access to all of the programs and courses presented each semester. Rather...

    Back-to-School sales tax holiday set for Aug. 5-7

    CULLMAN - The 11th Annual Alabama Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday will begin Friday, Aug. 5 at 12:01 a.m., and will end at midnight on Sunday, Aug. 7.           Cullman County and city will be participating in the event again this year, each waiving local sales tax...

    Talent Search program receives $415,000 grant to help area students

    HANCEVILLE - A program that helps students who may not normally think they could attend college do just that has been extended at Wallace State Community College thanks to a federal grant. WSCC has been awarded $415,920 to continue funding for its Talent Search...

    Bearcat GROWLS at Depot Park Aug. 13

    Mary Hovater
    CULLMAN - Several local organizations are coming together to support students who need help with school supplies. Bearcat GROWLS (Growing Resources for Our Winning Local Schools), an event whose organizers hope will become an annual one, will take place at Depot Park on Saturday,...

    Kim Hall named CHS principal at today’s school board meeting

    Kim Hall
    CULLMAN - While the East Elementary School Archery Team was honored and recognized for winning a world championship, other big news came from Tuesday's regular meeting of the Cullman City Board of Education. Superintendent Dr. Susan Patterson announced the hiring of Kim Hall as...

    Meeting on July 20 to offer info about short-term health courses at WSCC

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    HANCEVILLE - Wallace State Community College’s Continuing Education program will host an informational meeting on Wednesday, July 20 for anyone interested in learning about short-term health courses. These non-credit courses can be completed in 10 weeks or less and provide instruction in a number...

    Good Hope Fishing Team spirit night a huge success at Augusta’s

    Josh McBrayer
    CULLMAN - The parking lot was overflowing with cars Thursday night when the Good Hope Fishing Team held their final fundraiser before their trip to Tennessee to compete on Kentucky Lake. “We have four (fisherman) that have qualified for the Bassmasters National Championship on Kentucky...