Lurleen B. Wallace Community College Lurleen B. Wallace Community College LBWCC receives NSF grant 06/08/2016 1:06 PM The National Science Foundation recently notified LBW Community College of an “Educating Technicians in Energy Efficiency” grant of $199,899 to better prepare future technicians. Night program beneficial 07/12/2016 1:17 PM When Erich Spranger started the path to further his education, he overcame anxiety in understanding how he would juggle shift-work and attend classes at LBW Community College. LBWCC awarded $2.25M grant 08/31/2016 1:20 PM DMS 100% passage rate on first try 09/27/2016 1:22 PM LBW Community College’s Diagnostic Medical Sonography program is proud of the 100 percent passage rate of senior-level students on the Sonography Principles and Instrumentation (SPI) exam, achieving the first step toward becoming Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographers before graduating in December. Students collaborate on sundial 03/28/2017 12:50 PM A newly-installed sundial at LBW Community College in Opp was officially dedicated during a recently-held public ceremony. CARCAM partners with LBWCC 01/19/2017 12:43 PM LBW Community College is now partnered with the Consortium for Alabama Regional Center for Automotive Manufacturing (CARCAM). Free welding class for qualified adult ed students 01/26/2017 10:53 AM LBW Community College’s Career Pathways and Adult Education is offering a free welding class for qualified students. Read more for details. Professionals learn to weld 04/13/2017 4:44 PM What do a college president, a prosecutor, and a doctor in Andalusia have in common? These professionals and others recently completed a 10-session continuing education course in welding at LBWCC in Opp. Read more for details. Josey selected as dean 04/19/2017 9:49 AM Peige Josey is named Dean of Administrative Services and Greenville Campus Director. MOA night classes this fall 07/05/2017 8:46 AM LBWCC in Opp is expanding opportunities for those interested in pursuing training in medical office administration (MOA), with night classes planned to begin fall semester. Expanded options in Industrial Electronics 07/25/2017 11:54 AM LBWCC has new options in the industrial electronics program, enhancing learning opportunities for students and employment opportunities for graduates. LBWCC gets motor home 08/02/2017 3:11 PM Unusual set of circumstances align vacationer, business, and LBWCC, resulting in a motor home donation to enhance student learning. Davis named associate dean 08/03/2017 5:36 PM LBWCC named Dr. Arlene Davis as associate dean of institutional advancement, a division of the College responsible for furthering public understanding and recognition of the goals and missions of the institution, foundation relations, media relations, and fund raising efforts. Diesel mechanics now AAS degree program! 08/18/2017 10:37 AM LBW Community College is expanding the diesel and heavy equipment mechanics program and now offers an Associate in Applied Science Degree for graduates. 2017 Innovation Champions 10/27/2017 12:02 PM Three named as this year's Innovation Champions for a collaborative effort in creating a degree option in an established technical training program. 2017 Chancellor Awards 11/28/2017 12:49 PM LBWCC congratulates employees recognized at the recent Chancellor Awards ceremony in Montgomery. Hall named LBWCC Associate Dean 12/13/2017 8:56 AM Jennifer Hall was recently named Associate Dean of Adult Education, Workforce Development, and Continuing Education for all locations. CIS students obtain certification 12/19/2017 9:36 AM Students now have Saints Email 01/05/2018 9:43 AM Current students who have completed the registration process (including payment of tuition/fees) now have a new Saints Email! LBWCC offers speakers 01/08/2018 12:04 PM If you need a speaker for your group or civic club, check out the new Speakers Bureau composed of LBWCC faculty and staff volunteers. 'Dige Bishop Listening Center' opens in Andalusia 01/30/2018 3:56 PM Open to the public, the "Dige Bishop Listening Center" is located within the library on the Andalusia campus and features 1,219 vinyl records donated by the Bishop family. Jeddo Bell Memorial Scholarship 01/31/2018 9:31 AM The Jeddo Bell Memorial Scholarship is now established through the LBWCC Foundation. Community donations accepted to help reach the official endowment level. FREE funds for summer college classes 02/28/2018 3:47 PM Pell Grant funds are now available year-round for qualified students. Read more for details. PTK's ABE chapter inducts 66 03/01/2018 4:49 PM Congratulations to students for recognition of this outstanding accomplishment! Ricky Skaggs to perform in Andalusia April 21 03/07/2018 12:00 AM UPDATE: Legendary Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder Band are coming to Andalusia on April 21, 2018, for a fundraising event by the LBWCC Foundation. The venue changed to Covington Center Arena! Read more for ticket information. LBWCC national finalist for student success award 03/07/2018 2:18 PM LBWCC is named by the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) as a finalist in the student success category of the 2018 Awards of Excellence, which recognize exceptional work among the nation’s two-year colleges. It is the only college in Alabama named as a finalist in any of the six categories of recognition Alpha Beta Eta chapter of PTK has highest acceptance rate in state 03/08/2018 9:06 AM ABE received PTK's REACH Award for 36.8 percent acceptance rate and gets 25 free graduation stoles. Luverne Center drive improves 03/08/2018 10:43 AM When a small pothole in the drive leading to the portable welding lab at LBW Community College in Luverne grew large enough to cover the entire drive, city and county officials worked with the College in the interest of safety. LBWCC's Knight is ACCC 'Coach of the Year' 03/09/2018 10:54 AM LBWCC Men's and Women's Basketball Coach Ricky Knight named for fifth time as ACCC South Coach of the Year! Students learn about dual enrollment in tech programs 03/13/2018 11:05 AM Students from five Covington County schools took their classroom on the road recently when they visited LBW Community College in Opp to learn about technical career opportunities. Work experience = college credit 03/14/2018 11:11 AM LBWCC is developing a program to transfer work experience into college credit, creating a pathway to achieve a college credential for those already in the workforce. Walker, Carpenter named to 2018 'All-Alabama Academic Team' 03/22/2018 3:47 PM Brandon Scott Walker and Peighton Carpenter are LBWCC sophomores named as 2018 members of the "All-Alabama Academic Team," recognizing exceptional academic achievement, distinguished leadership, and community service. Walker is Coca-Cola Academic Team Silver Scholar 03/26/2018 10:15 AM Brandon Scott Walker, attending LBW Community College in Andalusia, was named a 2018 Coca-Cola Academic Team Silver Scholar and will receive a $1,250 scholarship. Top 10 reasons to enroll this summer 04/02/2018 8:00 AM By attending LBWCC this summer, new students can get a jump start on their education and current students get ahead and graduate faster. Mini-terms allow students to take summer classes and still have several weeks of vacation. Now, Pell Grants are available year-round, including summer term, to help finance your educational goals. Read more for the top 10 reasons! Math Booster for Summer 04/06/2018 10:35 AM If officially registered for MTH 090, MTH 098, or MTH100, you could earn credit before the drop/add deadline and move to the next level! April is National Community College Month 04/09/2018 8:00 AM LBWCC Trains Tomorrow's Workforce - Op-Ed April 9; Cost Comparison Saves Money - Op-Ed April 2 (To read April's Op-Eds in recognition of 2018 Community College Month, click "more" below.) GHS seniors graduate with college credit 04/09/2018 9:51 AM As several Greenville High School seniors cross the stage and reach for their diploma at graduation, they do so as college students with several credit hours already completed. LBWCC opens door to the world 04/09/2018 8:21 AM Shannon Thomas of Andalusia credits her education at LBWCC for opening the door to the world as she fulfills her lifelong dream of international travel. NTHS induction Spring 2018 04/12/2018 8:36 AM Several students were recognized during the spring 2018 induction of the National Technical Honor Society for their high academic achievement in technical programs of study. LBWCC represented at women's conference 04/12/2018 11:54 AM LBW Community College students from Luverne recently met Alabama’s governor and several distinguished panelists at the Alabama Women’s Commission (AWC) conference in Montgomery. Hutto is 2018 Outstanding Alumnus 04/24/2018 10:43 AM LBWCC’s 2018 Outstanding Alumnus is Jimmy Hutto of Opp, who will be recognized at the annual commencement ceremony in Andalusia on May 11, 2018. High summer enrollment 06/01/2018 11:25 AM Enrollment is highest for summer semester since 2011! Honors Lists for Spring Semester 2018 06/07/2018 2:08 PM LBW Community College President Dr. Herb Riedel recognizes academic honors for Spring Semester 2018. Read more to access both the President's List and Dean's List. OER saves cost of textbooks 07/12/2018 9:20 AM Open Education Resources allow LBWCC students to save the cost of textbooks in some courses, with more and more courses adapting to this format. Program unique in Alabama 07/23/2018 3:37 PM LBWCC’s diesel and heavy equipment mechanics program is the only two-year college program in Alabama currently offering instruction on repair of compressed natural gas (CNG) engines to meet the evolving needs of the trucking industry. #chooseLBWCC 08/07/2018 10:05 AM Fall semester classes begin August 20, so check out this infographic on why you should choose LBWCC for your academic or career technical training program of study! LBWCC welcomes German student 08/13/2018 4:48 PM For the fifth consecutive year, a German student has arrived in Covington County to enroll in classes at LBW Community College through the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange (CBYX) program. LBWCC welcomes Teresa Holly as she prepares for fall semester classes. Little Saints Preschool Open House is Aug. 23 08/13/2018 5:20 PM Little Saints Preschool at LBW Community College in Andalusia is holding an open house for children (ages 3-5) and their parents on Aug. 23. Cost comparison 18-19 08/15/2018 9:25 AM See for yourself how much you can save by attending LBWCC for the first two years of an academic degree! Honors Lists for SU2018 09/17/2018 11:38 AM Congratulations to those named to the Summer Term 2018 President's List and Dean's List! Read more to access each list. 'Cash for College' event is Oct. 25 10/01/2018 10:29 AM This free program is designed to help college-bound students and their families get help in opening the door for financial aid money for college. It will be held at 5:30 p.m. at all LBWCC locations. New physical science online course rolls out Oct. 15 09/17/2018 3:59 PM LBW Community College is rolling out its first physical science course completely online, including laboratory requirements, beginning in an eight-week session set to begin Oct. 15. Davis is 2018 Innovation Champion 10/04/2018 9:30 AM LBW Community College’s Dr. Arlene Davis is the 2018 recipient of the Innovation Champion Award. This employee recognition program provides an opportunity to showcase innovations employees have successfully designed and implemented which positively impact the College. ACMS brings 'exuberant' chamber music 10/15/2018 12:30 PM The Andalusia Chamber Music Society (ACMS) brings Ensemble Aubade, a Boston-based group on flute, viola, and piano, for a fall concert on Nov. 11, 2018, 3 p.m., at First Presbyterian Church of Andalusia. Adjusting to college at 14 10/24/2018 8:50 AM At the age of 14, Morgan Pridgen is exploring a new setting in education as he adjusts to a classroom of college students at Lurleen B. Wallace Community College in Andalusia during his second semester. LBWCC Foundation establishes Ballard and Lynn Krudop Scholarship 11/09/2018 9:07 AM Thanks to a generous donation, a fully endowed scholarship was established to support students interested in music. Ms LBWCC 2019 11/29/2018 11:12 AM Hannah Bulger of Andalusia is crowned 2019 Ms. LBWCC. Chancellor Awards 2018 11/28/2018 11:32 AM Four from LBWCC were recognized for outstanding job performance by the Alabama Community College System Chancellor. Fast-track training programs 01/03/2019 8:57 AM In just a short period of time, participants can be trained for exciting new career opportunities, including medical assistant, veterinary assistant, dental assistant, and pharmacy technician. Read more for details. Academic achievement recognized with honors lists 01/22/2019 2:43 PM Congratulations to those named to the President's List and Dean's List for fall semester 2018! Scholarships established to help diesel students 01/24/2019 11:43 AM The Alabama Trucking Association Foundation is helping two diesel mechanics students complete the program by establishing scholarships through the DMSTC Foundation. Shaw Industries donates to help College, technical training 01/24/2019 11:49 AM Shaw Industries in Andalusia recently made an investment in the future of the community’s workforce by making donations to both LBW Community College and the DMSTC Foundation. The Ultimate Checklist for Applying to a 2 Year College in Alabama 02/04/2019 12:22 PM Are you planning on applying to a two-year college in Alabama? That’s great news! The process can feel overwhelming, especially when you’re just starting out and not sure what to expect. What You Will Learn in Heating and Air Conditioning School 02/04/2019 12:28 PM Are you thinking about becoming an HVAC technician? Certification required if you want to work on the installation, repair and maintenance of heating and air conditioning systems. What are The Most Common Mistakes Made by Online Students? 02/07/2019 10:44 AM How many students are enrolled in online courses in the United States? The “Grade Increase Report”, released in 2018, by the Babson Survey Research Group states that more than 6.3 million students in the US (mostly undergraduates) were enrolled in at least one online course in 2016. How Community College Differs From Four Year College 02/04/2019 12:35 PM When graduating from high school, students have two main options to continue their education: a traditional four-year university or a two-year community college. 6 Reasons to Return to College After Taking a Gap Year 02/19/2019 11:52 AM Taking a year off college is not the end of the world - or the end of your education. Students take gap years fora number of reasons, such as travel, volunteer, or work purposes. An Overview of Natural Gas Engine Maintenance and Repair School 02/19/2019 12:00 PM Are you interested in becoming a diesel technician? Lurleen B. Wallace Community College offers a robust Diesel and Heavy Equipment Mechanics program for those who are interested in working on large engines found in farm equipment, construction equipment and semi tractors The Pros to Getting an Online College Degree 02/28/2019 11:59 AM Online education is quickly becoming the most efficient and economical way to earn a degree. Online degree programs are popular among working professionals, as well as those with children and other responsibilities at home. Alpha Beta Eta Chapter of PTK grows 03/06/2019 10:29 AM The Big Event is April 6 03/06/2019 10:17 AM As a way to say "thank you" to the community, LBWCC students, faculty, and staff donate a half-day of service for projects to help individuals and businesses. Deadline to submit a job request is March 22. 6 Useful Tips to Complete Your Community College Degree on Time 03/18/2019 1:14 PM Attending a community college is a great way to save money while pursuing your higher educational goals. According to the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center, 54% of students who start at public two-year colleges complete their education or are still enrolled in courses after six years. Worley, Till named to 2019 All-Alabama Academic Team 03/26/2019 10:03 AM LBW Community College students Maycee Worley and Zachary Till are recognized statewide for exceptional academic achievement, distinguished leadership, and community service. Skills You Will Learn in Computer Programming and App. Development Classes 03/26/2019 12:48 PM Are you interested in taking computer programming and app development classes in community college? This is a smart and effective way to start your college degree in computer science. LBWCC students get automotive scholarships 01/01/2019 12:00 AM Three LBWCC students are among 48 statewide to receive AAMA and ACCS automotive manufacturing scholarships for 2019-2020. Community College is the logical choice! 04/02/2019 9:17 AM Seeking the next step in life? Read on to learn why community college is the logical choice is so many ways! Johnson is guest speaker for commencement 04/04/2019 12:34 PM Commencement is set for 2 p.m. on May 10, 2019, in the Andalusia Kiwanis Community Center with the Hon. Earl V. Johnson, mayor of Andalusia, as guest speaker. Student Art Show opens April 25 04/08/2019 9:11 AM LBW Community College continues a 35-year history of recognizing excellence in the visual arts with the annual student art exhibition beginning April 25, 2019, with a public reception set for 4-6 p.m. in the art gallery. Soulé scholarships established 04/09/2019 10:48 AM Scholarships to benefit a student in welding and a student in diesel and heavy equipment mechanics. Summer Incentive Grant 2019 04/09/2019 12:54 PM Pay for one 3-4 hour class, get second class free as long as the funds last. Read more for details. The Different Types of Associate Degrees You Can Earn at Community College 04/15/2019 1:31 PM An associate’s degree is a two-year degree that allows students to complete a program in as little as two years. At this time, they can start working in their desired field and earn an income. Sankey is 2019 Outstanding Alumnus 04/23/2019 11:25 AM Charlie Sankey Jr. of Goshen is a 1991 LBW graduate, then graduated from Auburn University and University of South Alabama banking school. He serves as the Crenshaw County Commission Chairman, is a bank loan officer, and pastor of his church. A Typical Day in Automotive Mechanic School 04/30/2019 1:07 PM Have you ever wondered what a typical day in automotive mechanic school looks like? It always helps to envision what you would do during your class times. Do you get to work on real cars and trucks? Top Tips to Applying for a Pre Engineering Program 05/09/2019 12:50 PM Is your dream to become an engineer one day? Everyone has to start somewhere, and for you, this may be with a pre-engineering program. Pre-engineering programs get your feet wet in this area of study and introduce math, physics and chemistry. Why Career Training is Such an Important College Class 05/30/2019 12:24 PM While some students choose a traditional four-year college, others enroll in career-specific programs that provide accelerated learning for a specific career field. This training is an important part of the academic experience, as it allows students to receive highly specific training that prepares them for their line of work. Honors lists for spring 2019 06/10/2019 2:10 PM Each semester, LBWCC President Dr. Herb Riedel recognizes academic excellence with the President's List and Dean's List. Jimmy Golden Scholarship Fund 06/20/2019 5:14 PM The Jimmy Golden Scholarship Fund of $1,000 was established through the LBWCC Foundation to assist students in LBW Community College’s allied health programs. Alabama Treasure Forest Association Scholarship 06/20/2019 5:17 PM The Alabama Treasure Forest Association established a $1,000 scholarship through the LBWCC Foundation to assist forest technology students. Don’t Know What Exactly You Want to Study? Try Community College First 06/21/2019 12:23 PM When you think about it, it’s difficult to ask a 16 or 17-year-old what they want to do with their life. They haven’t even had the chance to experience the real world yet! However, juniors and seniors in high school are expected to know what route they want to pursue. 3 Reasons to Attend Community College in Alabama 06/21/2019 12:35 PM Attending a community college in Alabama may be the route that best suits your personality and long-term career goals. Not only do you get to enjoy the benefits of lower tuition costs and less student debt, but also you get to do it an environment that is warm, welcoming and packed with southern hospitality. Tuition payment plan available for fall 06/26/2019 5:26 PM LBWCC partners with Nelnet Campus Commerce to let students pay tuition and fees over time, making college more affordable. Non-Traditional Scholarships for FA2019/SP2020 06/28/2019 11:06 AM The scholarship is valued at $3,000, with half the amount applied each of the two terms. Read more for access to the application. Saints Hall now operated by LBWCC 07/01/2019 3:54 PM How to Choose the Best Alabama Community College for Yourself 07/18/2019 12:24 PM When it comes time to choose an Alabama community college, doing your research pays huge dividends. Community colleges are more than stepping stones. Riedel announces retirement effective Sept. 1 07/08/2019 3:32 PM LBWCC President Dr. Herbert H.J. Riedel to retire, Alabama Community College System seeks new president The Benefit of Night Classes for Busy Students 07/30/2019 1:08 PM Do you want to further your higher education but can’t attend the traditional daytime courses? Night classes at community colleges in Alabama are a great way to continue your education or finish your degree. 'America's Financial Educator' to speak at LBWCC 07/31/2019 12:01 PM Peter Bielagus, known as the “go-to guy for young people and their money,” specializes in helping people with limited financial resources put more money in their pocket. He will speak at 6 p.m. in the Conference Center at all four LBWCC locations:  Greenville on Aug. 12, Andalusia on Aug. 13, Luverne on Aug. 14, and Opp on Aug. 15. Weeks is 2019 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar 07/31/2019 12:06 PM Magan Weeks of Andalusia, a sophomore at LBW Community College, is one of 207 Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) members named a 2019 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar and is receiving a $1,000 scholarship. What Does a Natural Gas Engine Technician Do? 07/31/2019 12:09 PM Natural gas engines achieve the lowest smog-forming emissions, maintaining these low levels during all types of driving, according to a study conducted and published in 2018 by the University of California, Here's How Community Colleges Help You Save Money 08/13/2019 12:13 PM Have you ever wondered how 2-year colleges in Alabama are able to save students money? Based on data collected by financial aid offices, students can save as much as $30,000 or more by attending a community college instead of a private 4-year institution. LBWCC Foundation merged board 08/15/2019 2:32 PM The LBWCC Foundation is now governed by a combined board of directors following a merger with the Douglas MacArthur State Technical College Foundation. How to Know if Diesel Mechanic School is Right for You 08/19/2019 1:57 PM A diesel mechanic program prepares you to work on vehicles and machinery that run on diesel fuel. You will have the opportunity to work in a variety of settings on different types of equipment, opening up numerous career paths. New Mac Lab opens 08/21/2019 3:30 PM There are 10 new Mac computers at the Andalusia Campus for use by computer science program students and art students, thanks to an ACCS workforce development grant. DMS students benefit from new ultrasound equipment 08/21/2019 3:37 PM LBWCC has a new ultrasound machine for the DMS program, thanks to Perkins funding. LBWCC celebrates combined 120 years of service 08/27/2019 11:47 AM Recognizing employees for 40, 35, 25, and 20 years of service. LBWCC recognizes employees for 15 years of service 08/27/2019 11:49 AM Employees were recently presented pins to mark 15 years at LBWCC. Helms named Acting President of LBWCC 09/03/2019 3:53 PM ACCS Chancellor Jimmy H. Baker appointed Bryan Helms as Acting President of LBWCC. He will serve in the role until a president is named at the completion of the presidential search currently being conducted at the college. President's and Dean's Lists for Summer Semester 2019 09/09/2019 3:14 PM LBWCC recognizes students for academic achievement for summer semester 2019. 5 Tips Needed When Applying for Alabama College Scholarships 09/10/2019 1:08 PM Scholarships are a great way to help pay for college tuition. They are an award of financial aid, so you don’t have to pay them back. If you are planning on attending community college, you’ll be happy to know that you can earn scholarships to pay for school. Slight enrollment increase this fall 09/11/2019 9:36 AM Data from the same date last year indicates a slight increase in both enrollment and credit hours this fall. LBWCC to participate in National Voter Registration Day 09/19/2019 9:08 AM LBWCC will participate in National Voter Registration Day on the Andalusia Campus next Tuesday, Sept. 24, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., for Covington County voters. Registration will be set up in the library on the second floor of the Dr. William H. McWhorter Learning Resource Center building. What to Expect From a Forestry Degree Program 09/23/2019 12:17 PM Forestry degree programs are available at all levels, so the more schooling you get, the more jobs open up. Entry-level forestry careers generally require a certificate or associate degree, while higher-level jobs need a bachelor’s or master’s degree. Free session on mental health, substance abuse 09/26/2019 4:42 PM Plan to attend a free, public, one-hour training session on the signs and symptoms of mental illness and substance abuse at 12:15 p.m. on Oct. 15, 2019, in the Wendell Mitchell Conference Center, Greenville Campus. The public is invited! 5 Courses to Consider Taking at Community College 10/16/2019 10:19 AM Are you thinking about taking courses at a community college in Alabama? Today’s two-year schools have robust programs that can start you in a skilled trades position or prepare you to earn a degree at a four-year school. How to Prepare for Pre Med School 10/22/2019 12:51 PM The journey to becoming a doctor is long, but it’s never too early to start. There are several things you can do in high school to prepare for a pre-med program. 'Clean Home Alabama' Nov. 4-7 10/14/2019 3:08 PM LBWCC in Andalusia is participating in the Alabama Community College System’s “Clean Home Alabama” initiative in support of Alabama’s bicentennial by adopting a mile of roadway beginning Nov. 4-7, 2019. #CleanHomeAL Shaw Industries donation 10/29/2019 3:59 PM LBW Community College students will benefit from Shaw Industries’ investment in education, workforce development, and industrial training through a generous donation to the LBWCC Foundation. Who will be Ms. LBWCC 2020? 11/13/2019 8:32 AM A new Ms. LBWCC will be crowned Nov. 21, 2019. Talent at 12:30 p.m., pageant at 7 p.m., both in the Dixon Theater, Andalusia campus. Free admission. First home game of basketball season is Nov. 19 for the men's team, Nov. 23 for the women's team! 11/13/2019 8:52 AM Join us for the first home game of the season for LBWCC Saints Basketball as they take on Wallace-Hanceville at 7 p.m. on Nov. 19! The Lady Saints take the court against Southern Union at 2 p.m. on Nov. 23, followed by the men's game at 4 p.m. All home games are free admission! LBWCC leads local 'Clean Home Alabama' event 11/14/2019 9:53 AM LBW Community College in Andalusia recently participated in a statewide effort to beautify the state through the Alabama Community College System’s “Clean Home Alabama” initiative. LBWCC grieves loss of student 11/18/2019 8:35 AM "Sierra Newman's friends and teachers at LBWCC want her to be remembered as the positive and joyful person that she was." The Andalusia Star-News The Benefits of Earning an Associate Degree Online from LBWCC 11/19/2019 11:39 AM Earning an associate degree online provides the opportunity to start working toward your future while saving college debt. If you are considering this route for yourself, there are many benefits to think about. 5 Steps to Ease the Transfer Process to a New Community College 11/19/2019 11:45 AM Are you thinking about transferring to a new community college? Just as students transfer between 4-year universities, it’s possible to transfer to a new community college, too. The good news is that the transfer process is usually very easy. Register is Ms. LBWCC 2020 11/21/2019 10:23 PM Ms. LBWCC 2020 is Bayli Callie-Ann Register, daughter of Adam and Teresa Register of Troy. LBWCC's 2019 Chancellor Award Recipients 11/25/2019 3:03 PM Congratulations to LBWCC employees recognized for their outstanding service during the recent Chancellor's Award ceremony. Shirley McWaters Scholarship established 12/02/2019 11:10 AM Family members of Shirley Ann Watkins McWaters established a scholarship fund through the LBWCC Foundation in honor of the College where she trained as a nurse and in recognition of a 19-year career as a licensed practical nurse. Cox named Interim President 12/12/2019 8:51 AM LBWCC welcomes Dr. Chris Cox as Interim President effective Jan. 2, 2020. LBWCC seeks OB volunteers 01/16/2020 3:08 PM Get a free, non-diagnostic OB ultrasound by making an appointment now through April 9. Read more for details. FA2019 President's and Dean's Lists 01/23/2020 11:32 AM Congratulations to those named to the President's List and Dean's List for fall semester 2019! Anthony Memorial Scholarship Fund established 02/05/2020 8:43 AM In memory of his parents, David Anthony established the Eiland Eland Anthony Jr. and Jane Henderson Anthony Memorial Scholarship Fund through the LBWCC Foundation for students attending LBW Community College. The Big Event 2020 02/20/2020 5:18 PM LBW Community College in Andalusia is sponsoring “The Big Event,” a half day of service projects for area residents, on April 4, 2020, as a way for students to say “thank you” for the support from the community. Holt scholarship signing 02/26/2020 4:41 PM An official signing ceremony was held at Lurleen B. Wallace Community College to establish the Brandon Joseph Holt Scholarship Fund and the Brandon Joseph Holt Endowed Scholarship. LBWCC to host SkillsUSA fishing tournament on March 19 02/26/2020 4:56 PM Lurleen B. Wallace Community College invites the public to participate in the 2020 SkillsUSA fishing tournament, to be held March 19, from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. at the MacArthur Campus pond in Opp. OneACCS coming soon! 03/05/2020 11:37 AM Lurleen B. Wallace Community College is upgrading to a new, user-friendly information system called OneACCS for Fall 2020. This new system will replace myLBWCC for all student needs, including registration, financial aid, and payments. LBWCC Reveals New Bus 03/25/2020 11:23 AM The LBWCC Foundation along with corporate and private donations from the annual ‘Day of Giving’ funded a new bus for safe, student travel. LBWCC Donates Personal Protective Equipment to local Responders 04/10/2020 12:43 PM LBWCC provided PPE to local, first responders. Dr. Cox is pictured delivering masks and gloves to Crenshaw County EMA Director, Elliot Jones.