December 10, 2015
Governor Bentley announces $200,000 to expand job-training programs at Calhoun Community College

Calhoun Community College will expand two programs that prepare north Alabama students for in-demand careers with the help of grants totaling $200,000 announced by Gov. Robert Bentley.

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December 9, 2015
Appalachian Regional Commission to Announce $368,000 Federal Grant in Workforce Development Effort for Hale County

On Friday, December 11, 2015, Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Federal Co-Chair Earl F. Gohl will visit Greensboro, Alabama, to announce funding for a workforce training program to recruit, train, and prepare workers for Alabama’s automotive industry.

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December 8, 2015
For LBWCC student Sight not needed for a vision

LBW Community College student Jeffrey Hall doesn't let the lack of sight interfere with his dreams.

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December 2, 2015
Marion Military Institute Awarded $1.9 Million Title III Grant for Student Academic Success Center

Marion Military Institute (MMI) was recently awarded a $1.9 Million Title III federal grant for academic support.

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November 30, 2015

Alabama Community College System Chancellor Dr. Mark Heinrich today announced the appointment of Lela M. Taylor as Administrative Assistant, providing support for the Chancellor’s Office and the Executive Division.

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November 17, 2015
Northwest Shoals Conducts Grand Opening for Salon and Spa Center

Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) officially opened its new 8,844 square-foot Salon and Spa Center on Monday, November 16th, at 2:00 p.m. with a brief press conference followed by an open house.

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November 12, 2015
ACCS Board Approves Presidential Appointment for Bevill State Community College

Dr. Mark Heinrich, chancellor of the Alabama Community College System (ACCS), today recommended and the ACCS Board of Trustees unanimously approved the appointment of Dr. Larry A. Ferguson as the new president for Bevill State Community College. The appointment was announced during the Board’s November meeting, held today at the ACCS Central Office.

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November 10, 2015
Drake State Hosts 6th Annual Regional Welding Competition

Welding students from various counties across north Alabama will gather at J.F. Drake State Community and Technical College to compete in Drake State’s sixth annual Regional Welding Competition on November 12, 2015. 

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November 10, 2015
Bevill State Conducts Dedication Ceremony for Alabama Power Company Technical Education Center

A special celebration held on November 9, 2015, marked the culmination of a three-year partnership between Bevill State Community College, Alabama Power Company, Southern Company Services, and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.  Representatives from all involved dedicated the Alabama Power Company Technical Education Center on Bevill State’s Sumiton Campus.

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November 3, 2015

The Alabama Association for Developmental Education (ALADE) has presented Northeast Alabama Community College its 2015 Outstanding Developmental Education Program award.  The prestigious award is presented to colleges that have a superior developmental program. 

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