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    From sea to IT: Navy veteran Troy Luquire highlights experience as Wallace State student

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Troy Luquire is a computer science student at Wallace State Community College. His role goes beyond traditional classroom learning, as he immerses...

    Wallace State Volleyball, Cross Country wrap up seasons at NJCAA national championships

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Wallace State’s and Volleyball Cross Country Cross Country teams each ended their seasons with a lot to be proud of as...

    WSCC Volleyball wins ACCC Championship, heading to national tournament

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    MOBILE, Ala. -- Wallace State Community College Volleyball won their 14th conference title in 15 seasons and their 24th overall in a hard-fought battle...

    Wallace State Volleyball competing for ACCC Championship this weekend

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Wallace State Community College Volleyball will compete for a 14th conference title in 15 seasons and 24th overall in the Alabama Community College Conference/National...

    Wallace State Cross Country teams win repeat conference championships

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State men’s and women’s cross country teams each won their sixth consecutive Alabama Community College Conference championships Friday at...

    Wallace State Theatre making Shakespeare sing

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    Carley Cofield, left, Jairus Williams and Yvonne Wakaimba practice choreography for the Wallace State Theatre’s upcoming production of “Shakespeare Sings: The Tempest,” which combines...

    WSCC Alumni accepting reservations for “To Kill a Mockingbird” performance

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Alumni Association is accepting reservations for a planned trip to Huntsville to see Harper Lee’s “To...

    Wallace State Volleyball, Cross Country move up in polls

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Wallace State Community College Volleyball has moved up to first place in the North division of the Alabama Community College Conference...

    Wallace State unveils first EV heavy duty truck for Diesel Technology program

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — During the unveiling of a new piece of equipment to be used in Wallace State Community College’s electric vehicle curriculum in...

    WSCC: 226 students named to summer 2023 President’s, Dean’s Lists

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  Wallace State Community College congratulates the 226 outstanding students named to the President’s List and Dean’s List for the Summer 2023...

    WSCC Cross Country teams ranked 7th in national preseason poll

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Wallace State Community College’s men’s and women’s cross country teams both are ranked No. 7 nationally in the 2023 NJCAA DII...

    Spring trip to Washington, D.C., planned with WSCC Alumni Association

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  Springtime is a wonderful time to visit Washington, D.C., and the Wallace State Alumni Association is planning a trip for early...

    WSCC: From adversity to achievement

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    Najee Davis' inspiring journey to becoming a Chick-fil-A owner/operator HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  For Najee Davis, his time at Wallace State Community College represents a lot...

    WSCC Alumni Association offering two holiday themed trips

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    While Christmas is more than three months away, the Wallace State Alumni Association is getting in the holiday spirit with two trips for the...

    ‘An historic day’

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    Wallace State hosts grand opening, announces $48.8M in capital investments HANCEVILLE, Ala. - In what President Dr. Vicki Karolewics described as an historic day, Wallace...

    Wallace State to host grand opening of Centers for Welding and Innovation

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Wallace State Community College will host a grand opening for its Center for Welding Technology and Innovation Center on Monday, Aug....

    WSCC: Grants have supplied much needed support to college, students

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - When Wallace State Community College conducts its grand opening of the Center for Welding Technology and Innovation Center on Monday, Aug....

    Wallace State student 1st to earn 4.0 GPA in UAB/WSCC Joint Enrollment program

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  For the first time since the UAB/WSCC Joint Enrollment program began, a student has graduated with a 4.0 grade point average...

    The Caring Foundation supports that Wallace State smile

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Wallace State Community College announces receipt of a grant from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama and The Caring Foundation for...

    More than 100 recognized at WSCC Nursing pinning ceremony

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  Wallace State Community College recognized more than 100 students at the Department of Nursing Education’s August pinning ceremony on Thursday, Aug....

    WSCC celebrates Dental Assisting Class of 2023

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  Family and friends gathered on Monday, July 31, 2023, to watch as students from the Wallace State Community College Dental Assisting...

    More than 40 graduate WSCC Occupational Therapy Assistant program

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - More than 40 students were recognized Tuesday, Aug.  1, 2023, for successfully completing the Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) program at Wallace...

    2 WSCC alums sign with MLB teams during 2023 Draft

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Wallace State Baseball added two more names to Major League Baseball rosters when former Lion stars Colson Lawrence and Will Varmette...

    WSCC: Aug. 8 event offered to introduce Diesel Technology to women, other learners

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Wallace State Community College’s Diesel Technology program will host a Women in Diesel Meet and Greet on Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2023,...

    2 WSCC athletics teams receive NJCAA Academic Team of the Year honors

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Wallace State Community College’s Men’s Tennis and Volleyball teams each were recognized by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) as...

    Wallace State signs MOU with Auburn University

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Wallace State Community College and Auburn University recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) establishing a bachelor of science pathway for...

    Wallace State hosting open house for Oneonta Nursing classes

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Wallace State Community College’s Oneonta center announces it will hold an open house for those interested in seeing where Nursing classes...

    Wallace State: ‘ESL classes growing by leaps and bounds’

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  Over the last three years, attendance for English as a Second Language (ESL) classes offered at the Wallace State Community College...

    Dual Enrollment on a sharp rise at Wallace State

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - With a record number of high school students participating in dual enrollment classes with the Alabama Community College System (ACCS), leaders...

    WSCC’s Hoover to be inducted into Alabama Nursing Hall of Fame

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  Wallace State Community College is proud to announce that Deborah “Pepper” Hoover will be inducted into the Alabama Nursing Hall of...

    Applications opening for WSCC Nursing, EMS and Child Development programs

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - The application process for several Health Science programs at Wallace State Community College is opening for admission in the Spring 2024...

    Elizabeth St. John exhibition on display through July 10

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  The Evelyn Burrow Museum at Wallace State Community College has extended the exhibition featuring paintings by local artist Elizabeth St. John...

    5 gold medalists among 10 winners for WSCC at SkillsUSA

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Ten students from Wallace State Community College brought home medals, including five gold medals, after competing over the weekend at the...

    More than 80 athletes named to ACCC Commissioner’s Honor Roll

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    Wallace State Community College is proud to announce that more than 70 student athletes earned recognition by Alabama Community College Conference for academic excellence...

    Wallace State celebrates GED, ACE, Career and Workforce graduates

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Wallace State Community College is proud to recognize dozens of students who completed a General Equivalency Degree (GED), Alabama Career Essentials...

    Wallace State’s Emily Simon earns place on NFCA NJCAA All-American Team

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Wallace State Community College Softball player Emily Simon has been selected as a member of 2023 National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA)...

    Wallace State crowns intramural wallyball champions

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- The Wallace State Intramural Sports Department held it’s Wallyball Championship Tournament near the end of the Spring 2023 semester, in the...

    Simulator benefits WSCC Radiation Therapy students

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Students in Wallace State Community College’s Diagnostic Imaging program are benefitting from a new tool that allows them to become familiar...

    Arab’s Tiffany Dowdy named WSCC Work Study of the Year

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Wallace State Community College is proud to announce Tiffany Dowdy of Arab was named the Work Study of the Year for...

    Wallace State Nursing holds first of 2 pinning ceremonies for Class of 2023

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  Wallace State Community College’s Department of Nursing Education (DNE) recognized around 80 graduates at the first of two pinning ceremonies for...

    WSCC SPRING ROUNDUP: Wallace State Golf 6th in nation; Men’s Tennis 7th in nation

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Wallace State Community College’s men’s golf team finished sixth in the nation at the recent National Junior College Athletic Association’s Men’s...

    Wallace State Dental Hygiene program graduates 27

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  Wallace State Community College’s Dental Hygiene program graduated more than two dozen students from its annual pinning ceremony.   Class President Emilee Harrington...

    Wallace State Softball earns No. 3 seed at NJCAA Tournament

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Wallace State Community College Softball is the No. 3 seed in the National Junior College Athletic Association’s (NJCAA) Division I Softball...

    WSCC Respiratory Therapy graduates recognized

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Respiratory Therapy program graduated more than two dozen students during its annual pinning ceremony. Class president Jaida Johnson...

    Wallace State celebrates commencement for Class of 2023

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Wallace State Community College and President Dr. Vicki Karolewics celebrated the college’s commencement in Traditions Bank Arena of Tom Drake Coliseum....

    WSCC students bring home 35 medals from State SkillsUSA competitions

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Students from Wallace State Community College are bringing home 35 medals from the state SkillsUSA competition held this week in Mobile....

    Sharpe to head Wallace State Women’s Basketball

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College President Vicki Karolewics announced the appointment of Allen Sharpe as head coach for women’s basketball. With the...

    WSCC: Spring Under the Stars set for April 27

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - The final show for the Wallace State Community College Fine and Performing Arts programs for the spring 2023 semester will be...

    Ashley, Cleghorn named Wallace State Teacher, Student of the Year

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  Wallace State Nursing instructor Heather Ashley was named Wallace State Community College’s Teacher of the Year and Rayce Cleghorn as the...

    Wallace State Tennis Teams wins ACCC Championships

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    ALBERTVILLE, AL — Wallace State’s Men’s and Women’s Tennis teams each earned Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) titles on Saturday at Sand Mountain Recreation Area in...

    Students sign letters of intent with WSCC applied technology programs

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Together with dozens of other NC3 Leadership Schools across the country, Wallace State Community College hosted its fifth NC3 National Letter of Intent...

    Grant aims to help WSCC students overcome or prevent relationship violence

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - The Megan Montgomery Foundation recently awarded Wallace State Community College a grant to educate students about healthy and unhealthy relationships.  The...

    Relationships built at Wallace State last long past graduation

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    This is one in a series of stories celebrating Community College Month during April. HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  When Mary Beth Sellers graduated from Wallace State...

    WSCC Sonography program information session set for April 26

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Wallace State Community College’s Diagnostic Medical Sonography program is hosting an online information session on Wednesday, April 26, at 1 p.m....

    Elizabeth St. John exhibition opens at Burrow Museum

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - The Evelyn Burrow Museum at Wallace State Community College is pleased to announce the opening of a new exhibition featuring paintings...

    WSCC Big Band Dance set for April 21

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  The Wallace State Community College Jazz Band will hold its annual Big Band Dance on Friday, April 21, at the Burrow...

    WSCC Dental Hygiene Clinic hosting open house April 25

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Wallace State Community College’s Dental Hygiene program will host an open house on Tuesday, April 25, from 9-11 a.m. in the...

    Jane Barber Memorial Scholarship to have lasting impact on WSCC Dental programs

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - More than 20 students in the Dental Hygiene program at Wallace State Community College were given $500 scholarships from the Jane...

    Wallace State Nursing holding information session April 24

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  Wallace State Community College’s Department of Nursing Education will hold an Exploring Nursing at WSSCC Information Session on Monday, April 24,...

    WSCC Health Information Technology program information session April 26

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Wallace State Community College announces the Health Information Technology program will host an information session Wednesday, April 26, at 9 a.m....

    WSCC: Simpson to share impact nurses had on his family at Celebration of Nursing...

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Before his youngest son Brody was born with a congenital heart defect, Wallace State alumnus Jason Simpson had a passing knowledge...

    Wallace State Women’s Golf win NJCAA District Title; Men’s Golf runner-up in Region 22

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Wallace State Community College’s women’s golf team won the National Junior College Athletic Association District title on Tuesday, with Aidan Haithcock...

    Lessons learned at Wallace State helped build business

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    This is one in a series of stories celebrating Community College Month during April. HANCEVILLE, Ala. — In the half-dozen years since he graduated from...

    WSCC Paralegal program earns American Bar Association approval

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Wallace State Community College recently announced its Paralegal program has been granted approval by the American Bar Association. The House of...

    ‘Down by the Riverside’ set for April 13-15 at WSCC

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Wallace State Community College’s Fine and Performing Arts program will present “Down by the Riverside: The Roots of Gospel Music,” Thursday-Saturday,...

    WSCC advisor can identify with students she counsels

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    This is one in a series of stories celebrating Community College Month during April. HANCEVILLE, Ala. - When Amber Robinson, a success advisor in Wallace...

    Celebration of Nursing: WSCC event to include continuing education opportunity

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - The Wallace State Community College Department of Nursing Education’s upcoming Celebration of Nursing event will offer attendees the chance to earn...

    Haithcock, Lemahieu named ACCC Players of the Week

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Two Wallace State Community College athletes were recognized as Athletes of the Week by the Alabama Community College Conference. Women’s golfer Aidan...

    Wallace State announces winners of intramural pickleball

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Wallace State Community College crowned winners in the Intramural Pickleball league for the Spring 2023 semester. This was the first official...

    Wallace State Diesel hosting online information session

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - The Wallace State Community College Diesel Technology program will host a Women in Diesel Meet and Greet on Tuesday, April 25...

    WSCC Alumni Association trips offer entertainment galore

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -  For anyone who loves to be entertained, the Wallace State Alumni Association has the perfect day trips for you to enjoy...

    Wallace State partners with Fitzgerald Peterbilt to offer apprenticeships

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Wallace State Community College announces a new apprenticeship opportunity for students in the Diesel Technology program. Fitzgerald Peterbilt will offer apprenticeship...

    WSCC Women’s Golf wins ACCC Championship

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Wallace State Community College’s women’s golf team won the Alabama Community College Conference Region 22 championship tournament today at Burning Tree...

    Wallace State inducts members into English and math honor societies

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Wallace State Community College is proud to announce more than 50 students earned invitations to join Sigma Kappa Delta and Mu...

    ‘Industry Comes to Wallace State’ helps employers recruit employees

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Students from Wallace State Community College and representatives from several businesses and industries got the opportunity to network with each other...

    Wallace State Welding hosts North Alabama High School Welding Competition

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Wallace State Community College’s Welding program welcomed nearly 100 high school students from 33 area schools to its first North Alabama...

    WSCC Genealogy program helps writer research local family that influenced Minnie Pearl

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - The Wallace State Community College Genealogy program recently aided a Nashville, Tennessee, writer researching Grand Ole Opry star Minnie Pearl and...

    WSCC Allegro Dance Theatre to present Dance Showcase March 23

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Allegro Dance Theatre will present its annual Spring Dance Showcase on Thursday, March 23 at 7 p.m....

    Wallace State earns 2023-2024 Military Friendly School Designation

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College announced today that it has earned the 2023-2024 Military Friendly School designation.  Institutions earning the Military Friendly School...

    Wallace State hosting ‘Celebration of Nursing’ April 20

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College will honor the nursing profession during its “Celebration of Nursing — Heroes of the Past, Present and...

    WSCC PTK Alpha Chi Tau Chapter inducts new members

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Almost 100 Wallace State Community College students were recently inducted into the college’s Alpha Chi Tau Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa...

    Hundreds of students tour Wallace State during Spring Showcase

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — More than 1,000 students had the opportunity to try their hands at virtual welding, saw a simulated radiation therapy treatment, learned...

    WSCC athletes named ACCC Athletes of the Week

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Several Wallace State Community College athletes have been recognized recently as Athletes of the Week by the Alabama Community College Conference. WSCC...

    Apprenticeships offered in Early Childhood Education at Wallace State

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College’s Child Development program is working to simultaneously help students earn a salary while completing their education and...

    Wallace State launches Nursing Apprenticeship Program

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Nursing students at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville have been taking advantage of a new apprenticeship opportunity that allows them...

    Health Science Career Fair connects students to future employers

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Hundreds of Wallace State students visited with dozens of potential employers Thursday during the Health Science Career Fair. This was the...

    Shift-based scheduling offered by WSCC EMS program for Paramedic training

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- The Wallace State Emergency Medical Services (EMS) program has implemented new schedules that allow emergency medical technicians who are seeking to...

    Wallace State’s Putman recognized by Alabama Baseball Coaches Association

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Wallace State Community College baseball coach Randy Putman was recognized Friday, Dec. 9, for having reached 1,000 wins in his career....

    WSCC ATHLETICS: Cross Country teams finish in top 10 at NJCAA championships, half marathon

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    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Wallace State Community College’s Cross Country teams each finished in the top 10 at the National Junior College Athletic Association Division...

    WSCC Volleyball wins ACCC Championship, heading to NJCAA national tournament

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- The Wallace State Community College volleyball team earned its 13th conference tournament title in 14 seasons and their 23rd overall during this weekend’s ACCC/NJCAA...

    Wallace State Volleyball No. 1 seed going into ACCC tournament

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- The Wallace State Community College volleyball team will compete in the ACCC/NJCAA Gulf Atlantic District Volleyball Tournament as the No. 1...

    WSCC Cross Country teams win ACCC Championships

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Cross Country teams both earned their fifth consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) championships Friday at the...

    WSCC ATHLETICS: Women’s Golf breaks team record, Cross Country wins at Topper Trail, Softball...

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Wallace State women’s golf broke a team scoring record and won the Wallace State Fall Invite held recently at Cross Creek...

    WSCC ATHLETICS: Volleyball ranked No. 1 in ACCC, 20th in NJCAA Division 1

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Wallace State Community College’s volleyball team is on a 12-game winning streak and has extended its winning record at home against...

    WSCC ATHLETICS: Wallace State Men, Women collect tournament wins

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Wallace State Community College men’s golf team took home the win Tuesday at the Dan York Memorial Golf Tournament held at...

    Wallace State Volleyball sweeps home openers

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. -- Wallace State Community College’s volleyball team opened its season at home this week with back-to-back conference wins against Gadsden State Community...

    Wallace State OTA program using unique tools to teach and support students

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Occupational Therapy Assistant program at Wallace State Community College has been using a sensory room and new pediatric swing to...

    ‘Spring Under the Stars’ concert Tuesday at Wallace State

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Fine and Performing Arts program is set to entertain al fresco when it presents Spring Under the Stars...

    Most WSCC Health Science programs open application process for fall 2022

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Most of the Health Science programs at Wallace State Community College began accepting applications from prospective students on March 1 for...

    Country Legends Rediscovered exhibition closes Sept. 4

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — This week is the last week to visit the Country Legends Rediscovered exhibition at the Evelyn Burrow Museum at Wallace State...