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Thursday, May 25, 2017
Gadsden State offers ACT Prep Camps Gadsden, Ala.— The Gadsden State Community College Continuing Education Department will offer three ACT Prep camps May 30-June 2 , June 19-23 and July 17-21 . By taking advantage of the ACT Prep Camp, high school students will have an opportunity to prepare for the 2017-2018 testing schedule which begins September 9 . Classes will meet from 1 to 4 p.m. ...read more
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Gadsden, AL - The City of Gadsden Parks and Recreation Department has partnered with community sponsors to host the third annual Wheels on the Hill car show and swap meet. The event will be Friday, June 9 to Sunday, June 11, 2017 at the Noccalula Falls Campground (1600 Noccalula Rd., Gadsden, AL 35904.) The car show will be open to the public—rain or shine—from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on ...read more
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Gadsden, Ala. -- The Spring Semester 2017 President’s List at Gadsden State Community College was released by President Martha Lavender. Full-time students who earn a semester grade point average of 4.0 (with all A’s) and complete a minimum of 12 credit hours of college-level work are named to the President’s List. They are: Albertville : Regina Buess, Israel Sanchez Alexandria: ...read more
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Gadsden, AL – Thrill-seeking athletes who are not afraid of getting muddy, wet, and pushed to the limit will be taking part in Gadsden’s Barbarian Challenge, a 6-mile obstacle course run through Noccalula Falls Park. With a motto of “Fear Is Not An Option,” over 1000 participants are already registered to participate in the sixth-annual extreme competition set for June ...read more
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Monday, May 22, 2017
May 17, 2017 ~ Peter Cabrer joins River Bank & Trust Ray Smith, President of River Bank & Trust, is pleased to announce the hiring of Peter Cabrer as Vice President & Relationship Manager at the Gadsden office. Cabrer has over 20 years of experience helping clients in Etowah County and the surrounding communities reach their financial goals. Above: Peter Cabrer “Peter has a ...read more
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Monday, May 22, 2017
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Friday, May 19, 2017
Gadsden, Ala. – The Gadsden State Community College Alumni Association broke ground today for the installation of commemorative bricks at the newly-renovated courtyard on the Wallace Drive Campus. The courtyard where the bricks will be installed is located between Allen Hall and Inzer Hall. Above: Gadsden State faculty, staff, alumni and supporters gathered today for a groundbreaking at the ...read more
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Friday, May 19, 2017
Gadsden, AL - First Friday, June 2 nd the Gadsden Museum of Art will host an opening reception for two shows: Ironic Design , an exhibit organized by the museum’s Exhibits Coordinator Blake Dodgen, and An Open Heart Allows Blessings to Flow by Claire Lewis Evans. As part of his thesis exhibition and research to complete his MFA, Blake Dodgen is curating an exhibit at the Gadsden ...read more
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Thursday, May 18, 2017
Gadsden, AL - The City of Gadsden will be hosting a Great American Cleanup event beginning next Tuesday, May 23 rd and ending on the following Friday, May 26 th . This event is run in conjunction with the Keep Etowah Beautiful organization and is intended to encourage communities across the country to unite and focus on beautifying their neighborhoods by cleaning up all of the trash and debris ...read more
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Wednesday, May 17, 2017
GADSDEN, AL --- May 17, 2017 --- INAUGURAL COOSA RIVER 2017 MEMORIAL WEEKEND BOAT PARADE ANNOUNCED Memorial Day weekend will see a new event on the Coosa River as the Neely Henry Lake Association and Greater Gadsden Area Tourism will partner to present a boat parade at 1p.m. on Saturday, May 27 . “We experimented with a small-scale parade this past Christmas,” said Hugh Stump III, ...read more
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Wednesday, May 17, 2017
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Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Gadsden, Ala. -- Gadsden State Community College students earned nine gold medals, six silver medals and eight bronze medals during the recent Alabama SkillsUSA Leadership Conference, Career Expo and State Championship held in Birmingham and at various locations around the state. Technical students from the Ayers, East Broad and Valley Street campuses competed with more than 1,700 students in ...read more
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Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Gadsden, Ala. – Educational, financial and career-focused activities are available to area students in grades 9-12 at the annual Empowerment Youth Summer Camp on the Valley Street Campus of Gadsden State Community College. The camp will be held June 7-8 at the area’s only recognized Historically Black College and University Campus (HBCU). “The goal of the camp is to assist ...read more
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Tuesday, May 16, 2017
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Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Decatur, Ala. (May 9, 2017) – The Alabama Bass Trail (ABT) is pleased to unveil the 2018 tournament schedule and among the key changes is a new open tournament that allows anglers to try the trail without committing to five weekends. Returning for the fifth season, the team-style tournament series is held on eleven of the lakes of the Alabama Bass Trail beginning February 17, 2018, with ...read more
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Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Gadsden, Ala.- - The Rho Rho Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Gadsden State Community College recently held its 2017 induction ceremony. Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi, is the largest honor society in higher education with 1,285 chapters on college campuses in all 50 of the United States and internationally. Students inducted are: Albertville: John Payne ...read more
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Thursday, April 27, 2017
EDUCATION BRIEFS Summer, Fall 2017 registration underway at Gadsden State Gadsden, Ala.-- Registration continues at Gadsden State Community College for the 2017 Summer and Fall semesters. The Summer I term begins May 9 ; Full Summer and Summer II terms begin May 31 . Visit www.gadsdenstate.edu and click on the link to “myGadsdenState” at the top of the page to begin the registration ...read more
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Thursday, April 27, 2017
Gadsden, AL — The City of Gadsden is participating in the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Meals will be provided on a first come, first served basis at the ...read more
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Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Lana Bellew is starting ACT prep for the upcoming ACT test. The class will start Sunday, April 23 , 2017 at 4:30 P.M. at the University of Alabama Gadsden Center, 121 North 1 st Street. If you would like to enroll please contact Lana by text or cell at (256) 481-2082 or email at lbellew14@gmail.com
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Monday, April 03, 2017
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Thursday, March 09, 2017
Centre, Ala. — The Gadsden State Community College 2+2 Poultry Science Program is now accepting scholarship applications for Fall Semester 2017. The scholarship will cover 13 credit hours for students enrolled at the Cherokee Campus. Students must take the Poultry Production course (AGP130) during the fall semester, and they must have a 2.5 grade point average or better. A Gadsden State ...read more
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