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Snead State Earns Reaccreditation for 10 More Years

07/23/2014

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges reaffirmed accreditation for Snead State Community College for the next 10 years.

Students Compete at PBL National Conference

07/17/2014

Six Snead State Community College students competed at the Phi Beta Lambda National Conference in Nashville, Tenn., recently.

Parson Basketball Players See Success

07/16/2014

A pair of Snead State basketball players will be able to continue their success on the court next year.

Softball Players Earn Post-Season Awards

07/16/2014

Snead State’s Caitlyn Roe was named to the All-Region Second Team for the 2014 season. Roe and four other teammates received recognition for their success this season.

Softball Team to Host Hitting Camp

07/16/2014

The Snead State Lady Parsons will host a hitting camp on Aug. 16 from 9 a.m. – Noon at the Snead State softball field.

Fall Baseball Registration Now Open

07/14/2014

Registration for Snead State’s fall baseball league is now open.

Snead State Baseball Closes Out a Successful 2014 Season

07/01/2014

Three Snead State baseball players received post-season accolades following a highly successful 2014 season, and nine baseball players have committed to continue their baseball careers at the next collegiate level of play.

Snead State Sets Dates for Parson Days

06/24/2014

Snead State Community College has announced the dates for the 2014 Parson Days.

Snead Volleyball Holds Camp

06/19/2014

The Snead State volleyball team is hosting an individual camp on June 30 and July 1 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Snead State Piano Student Scores Outstanding at State Festival

06/11/2014

A piano student with Snead State Community College qualified to audition at the state level for the Alabama Music Teachers’ Association.

Snead State, Department of Postsecondary Education Announce New Dual Enrollment Scholarship Program

06/04/2014

Opportunities for high school students interested in career technical fields were unveiled Thursday, May 29, at a special press conference hosted by the Alabama Department of Postsecondary Education and Snead State Community College.

Snead State Instructor Returns to Oxford, England

05/28/2014

One Snead State Community College instructor returned to Oxford, England this spring to conduct research for a new upcoming work.

Snead State Names New Dance Coach

05/21/2014

Snead State Community College has named Hannah Blackmon as its new dance team coach.

Basketball Team Recognized for Service

05/14/2014

The Snead State men’s basketball team was recently recognized by the Boaz City Board of Education for their service to Corley Elementary School.

Snead Baseball Closes Out 2014 Season

05/14/2014

For the third year in a row, the Snead State baseball team closed out their record-winning season at the Alabama Community College Conference State Tournament. The Parsons went 1-2 at the tournament in Ozark.

Softball Team to Host Camp

05/14/2014

The Snead State softball team will host a softball camp open to ages 6-18 on Wednesday, June 4 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Snead State softball field.

Ledbetter Gets 500th Win of Snead Career

05/13/2014

Snead State Baseball Coach Gerry Ledbetter was recently recognized for winning his 500th baseball game.

Ribbon cutting dedicating the new Alumni Walk

Alumni Association Dedicates the Alumni Walk

05/09/2014

A project that began a year ago reached a critical milestone on Friday, May 2. The Snead State Alumni Association celebrated the dedication of the new Alumni Walk as part of the annual Alumni Homecoming festivities.

Alumni Director Shelley Smith, right, with 2014 Alumnus of the Year Pat Courington Jr. of Albertville

Alumni Association Hosts Alumni Homecoming

05/09/2014

Big hair, vinyl records, and Rubik’s cubes served as the inspiration as Snead State Community College celebrated the decade of the 1980s during the annual Alumni Homecoming event on Friday, May 2.

Snead President Receives Award

05/09/2014

Snead State Community College President Dr. Robert Exley was one of 14 college presidents/campus CEOs to receive the 2014 Shirley B. Gordon Awards of Distinction at “NerdNation,” Phi Theta Kappa's 96th Annual Convention in Orlando, on April 24-26.

Guest Speaker Cindy Sparkman

Snead State Hosts Spring Commencement Ceremony

05/09/2014

The annual Spring Commencement Ceremony at Snead State Community College brought students, faculty and staff, family and special guests together to share in the successes and accomplishments of the approximately 260 graduates participating.

Baseball Clinches No. 2 Spot in ACCC North

05/06/2014

The Snead State baseball team clinched the No. 2 spot in the Alabama Community College Conference Northern Division with a 5-4 win over Calhoun Community College Thursday.

College Bowl Team Completes Season

05/04/2014

The College Bowl Team at Snead State Community College completed its 2013-2014 competition season at the Alabama College Bowl League State Championship Tournament at the University of Alabama in Birmingham on April 18.

Snead State President Dr. Robert J. Exley

Exley Elected to NJCAA Board of Directors

05/04/2014

Snead State Community College President Dr. Robert Exley was one of four new representatives elected by the NJCAA Board of Directors and member college presidents.

Snead State Community College students excelled at the Phi Beta Lambda State Conference. Pictured, from left, are sponsor Vann Scott, Kelsey Jolley, Daniel Garcia, Caitlin Motes, Daniel Gomez, Jessica Lee, Dalton Farmer, Tiffany Stevens, Glorie Zirkelbach, Kaitlyn Fox, Shari Swain, and sponsor Meredith Jackson. Not shown is Kassie Tillbrook of Altoona.

Phi Beta Lambda Students Excel at State Conference

05/04/2014

Snead State Community College students achieved success at the Phi Beta Lambda State Conference in Birmingham recently.

2014 Phi Theta Kappa spring inductees

Phi Theta Kappa Spring Induction

05/04/2014

Snead State Community College held its spring Phi Theta Kappa induction recently. The College inducted 56 members into the honor society.

The Theta Iota chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Snead State Community College was named a Five Star Chapter at the Alabama Regional Convention in March. Pictured are student Glorie Zirkelbach of Albertville, Alabama Community College System Chancellor Dr. Mark Heinrich, Daniel Garcia of Albertville, McKayla Edmonds of Grant, Andrew Thompson of Boaz, Tiffany Stevens of Boaz, Taylor Putman of Boaz, and PTK sponsor Brittany Goble.

Phi Theta Kappa Students Earn Recognition

05/04/2014

Members of the Theta Iota chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Snead State Community College earned recognition this spring through the national organization.

Lady Parsons Capture 2014 ACCC Women’s Tennis Title

04/15/2014

The Snead State Lady Parsons captured their seventh consecutive Alabama Community College Conference title over the weekend, winning eight of the nine championship matches.

Lady Parsons Go 1-1 Against Marion Military

04/15/2014

A 10-run explosion in the ninth inning carried the Snead State Lady Parsons to a 13-5 win over Marion Military on Friday.

Parsons Go 1-1 at Martin Methodist

04/15/2014

The Snead State baseball team went 1-1 against Martin Methodist College on Sunday.

SSCC Presidential Scholars Travel to Washington D.C.

04/14/2014

The Presidential Scholars from Snead State Community College learned practical leadership lessons from some of the Nation’s greatest leaders during a recent trip to Washington D.C.

SSCC Sophomores Named to All-Alabama Academic Team

04/14/2014

Two sophomores represented Snead State Community College during the All-Alabama Academic Team Recognition Luncheon on Friday, April 11, at the Renaissance Hotel in Montgomery.

Baseball Team Picks Up Big Wins

04/03/2014

The Snead State baseball team moved to second place in the northern division of the Alabama Community College Conference on Sunday after an intense game three with Calhoun Community College. The Parsons also split a double header Thursday night against Wallace Hanceville.

Lady Parsons Battle in Conference Play

04/03/2014

The Lady Parsons went 0-2 against Shelton Thursday and 2-0 against Marion Military Tuesday.

Alumnus Studies in Italy

03/27/2014

A Snead State Community College alumnus is spending the spring semester studying abroad in Florence, Italy.

Snead State Director Receives Recognition

03/27/2014

Snead State Community College Director of Online Learning John Haney was recognized as one of the top 10 networking instructors globally by the Cisco Networking Academy.

Students Named Gold Scholars

03/26/2014

Two Snead State Community College students have been named 2014 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Gold Scholars.

Volleyball Holds Camp

03/21/2014

The Snead State volleyball team will host a middle school spring volleyball camp on Saturday, April 19, from 9 a.m. – noon in the Plunkett Wallace Gymnasium.

Lady Parsons Down Motlow State

03/20/2014

The Snead State Lady Parsons defeated Motlow State Wednesday 14-6 and 9-2.

Men’s Basketball Tryouts Slated for April 12

03/20/2014

Tryouts for the 2014-2015 Snead State Community College men’s basketball team will be Saturday, April 12, from 1-4 p.m. at the Plunkett Wallace Gymnasium.

Making the Grade – Expecting the Best!

03/18/2014

Dr. Exley recently wrote a guest editorial in The Sand Mountain Reporter about Snead State Student Athletes.

Snead Goes 1-2 in Series Against Shelton State

03/18/2014

After a back and forth game Saturday, Snead State took away a 9-6 win in game three of the series.

Parsons Go 1-1 Against Wabash College

02/24/2014

The Snead State baseball team went 1-1 against Wabash College on Sunday, Feb. 23.

Baseball Team Blasts Enterprise St.

02/20/2014

The Snead State baseball team moved to 5-0 on the season as they defeated Enterprise State Thursday afternoon 11-1.

Men Take Down #4 Team in the Nation

02/18/2014

In an epic battle Monday night at Plunkett Wallace Gymnasium, the Snead State men’s basketball team took down fourth-ranked Shelton State Community College 92-80.

Snead Sweeps Shorter College

02/18/2014

Snead State’s baseball team defeated Shorter College Monday afternoon 6-5 and 10-1.

West GA Tech Outdone by Snead

02/18/2014

The Snead State Lady Parsons softball team defeated West Georgia Technical 6-4 and 4-3 on Tuesday.

Baseball Season Preview

02/05/2014

Snead State’s baseball team will open the 2014 season in Douglasville, Ga., Saturday against West Georgia Tech.

Softball Season Preview

02/05/2014

The Snead State Community College softball team is excited about the 2014 season and is expecting to begin a successful era under new head coach Tracy Grindrod.

Grindrod Named Softball Coach

01/28/2014

Tracy Grindrod has been appointed as the new softball coach at Snead State Community College.

Snead State Launches New Business Degree

01/17/2014

Snead State Community College is now enrolling students interested in pursuing the new Associate in Applied Science Degree in Business Management.