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  • Wallace State’s Practical Nursing program tops state ranking

    The Practical Nursing program at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala., is at the top of the list when it comes to the success of students passing the National Council Licensure for Practical Nurses (NCLEX-PN) exam.

    March 31, 2014

  • Wallace State set to help with new GED exam

    With the changes in how the exam is administered and new fees, Wallace State Community College’s Adult Education program has taken steps to make sure students seeking to earn their GED are successful in their efforts.
     

    March 21, 2014

  • WSCC Sloan earns 99s WSCC Flight Technology student Chelsie Sloan becomes first female in program to earn Ninety-Nines, Inc. scholarship

    Wallace State Community College dual enrollment student Chelsie Sloan wasn’t sure about her career path as she approached her senior year at Corner High School.

    March 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Aquarist Sigourney Bain by Todd Stailey TN Aquarium.jpg Spring Break Fun – Keeper Kids at the Tennessee Aquarium

    Seahorses are pretty amazing animals to observe. They have bulging, independently moving eyes, armor-plated bodies and monkey-like tails. Their rather bizarre appearances match the unusual measures taken to care for seahorses, sea dragons and pipefish. “The seahorses are actually one of our most labor intensive exhibits,” says Aquarist Sigourney Bain. “They are very delicate animals and their tanks require vigilant cleaning and vacuuming since seahorses are so sensitive to changes in their environment.”

    March 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Samford to Host Conference on Future of Energy May 19-21

    The symposium will address a variety of energy issues, including traditional energies, emerging technologies and resources.

    March 15, 2014

  • Cullman student earns Martin Methodist College honors

    A Cullman County resident received academic honors during the fall semester at Martin Methodist College in Pulaski, Tenn.
    Darcie Wilson of Cullman was named to the dean’s list with a semester grade point average between 3.5 and 3.9.

    February 13, 2014

  • WSCC homeschool series 1/2.jpg Homeschool series a hit at Wallace State

    For the past three weeks, homeschool students in Cullman County and surrounding areas have learned the basics of drawing, computer graphics and painting as part of a series of classes held at Wallace State Community College.
     

    February 11, 2014 2 Photos

  • Matt.jpg North Alabama DEA Drug Task Force Lt. Matt Gentry shares information with students at WSCC

    The Social Sciences (Psychology and Sociology) and Human Services departments at Wallace State Community College recently hosted Lieutenant Matt Gentry from the North Alabama DEA Drug Task Force. He informed the students about current illegal drug abuse trends and trafficking in our region.

    February 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • HPE Spelling Bee.jpg Holly Pond Elementary's Spelling Bee

    Holly Pond Elementary School recently held their school Spelling Bee. Winners are, from left, Casey Brown, fifth grade, first place; and runner up, Abigail Kusz, fourth grade. Casey will represent the school in the county-wide Spelling Bee at Fairview School.

    February 5, 2014 1 Photo

  • WPMS scholars' bowl 2.jpg West Point Middle School placed first at scholars' invitational

    West Point Middle School Scholars' Bowl competed Jan. 18 in the 2014 Cullman Middle School Scholars’ Bowl Invitational. West Point finished first place. These four students received special recognition for their high scores: from left, Will Parker, Billy Ellis, Tom Parker and Bailee Drummond.

    January 30, 2014 1 Photo