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Friday, December 2, 2022

    ‘A total surprise’

    FAIRVIEW, Ala. – Fairview High School Band Director Nathan Kilgo recently reached and was celebrated for a big milestone: 25 years as head of the school’s band program.   During the Aggies’ Oct. 21 football game, the Aggie Band held its first alumni night in over...

    Wallace State Volleyball No. 1 seed going into ACCC tournament

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- The Wallace State Community College volleyball team will compete in the ACCC/NJCAA Gulf Atlantic District Volleyball Tournament as the No. 1 seed. Tournament play begins Friday, Nov. 4 at the Mobile Civic Center. Wallace State will take on No. 8 seed Enterprise...

    FCCLA holds County Sweet Potato Cook-Off

    CULLMAN, Ala. - On Nov. 1, 2022, students from the various city and county schools met at the Alabama Farm Credit headquarters in Cullman for the FCCLA County Sweet Potato Cook-Off. The Cullman Sweet Potato Growers Association, Farm-City, Pat Floyd, Doris Patterson and the...

    McKenna Grace Sharpton Centromere dedicated at Wallace State

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College recently named the central lobby in the School of Nursing and Center for Science the McKenna Grace Sharpton Centromere. A centromere is a central connector of a chromosome. The design of the building is in the shape...

    Cullman’s Emily Abney graduates from Troy University

    TROY, Ala. - Emily Abney, of Cullman, graduated from Troy University during Term 1 of the 2022/2023 academic year.  Abney attended Troy Online and graduated with a bachelor's degree.  Term 1 includes students at TROY's campuses in Dothan, Phenix City and Montgomery, along with teaching sites...

    Alabama School of Fine Arts open house Nov. 5

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Alabama’s award-winning arts and sciences school, the Alabama School of Fine Arts (ASFA), will open its doors to prospective students and families on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022, with sessions at 9 a.m., 10 a.m. and 11 a.m.   ASFA is Alabama's only public...

    ‘Crime scene’ tours raise funds for WSCC food pantry

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - The Wallace State Community College Criminal Justice Department hosted a Crime Scene House for the public Monday, Oct. 31, as part of a fundraising effort for the Lions’ Kitchen food pantry.  The Crime Scene House featured seven rooms with staged crime scenes...

    Wallace State Business Education building named in honor of Dr. Jerry D. Galin

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  Wallace State Community College (WSCC) announces the naming of its Business Education building as the Dr. Jerry D. Galin Hall, in honor of the longtime WSCC educator and administrator.    The opportunity to name the building was granted to the Cullman Savings Bank...

    Brooks, Dueland, Collins named to UA 2022-2023 Freshman Forum cohort

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Congratulations to the 2022-2023 Freshman Forum cohort. These students will be continuing the tradition of over 60 years of leadership growth for University of Alabama Freshmen.  Local students include:   Hunter Brooks of Hanceville  Jake Dueland of Cullman  Kate Collins of Arab   First Year Experience and Retention...

    Wallace State open house Nov. 3

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  Wallace State Community College will hold an open house on Thursday, Nov. 3, at Tom Drake Coliseum. The event will be held from 5 p.m.-7 p.m., with check-in beginning at 4:30.   The open house is open to anyone interested in learning more...