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Cochran churches holding Fall Festivals.

A pair of Cochran churches will be holding Fall Festivals November 1-2.  Limestone Baptist Church's Fall Festival will be November 1 from 5-7 pm at the sotball field.  Activies include a bounce house and cake wallk, food and candy available.  Mt. Calvary Baptist Church will hold their Fall Festival at the church November 2 starting at 4:30 pm.   Activities include Trunk or Treat, giant slide, and hay ride.  Dinner served.

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Cochran church to hold Hallelujah Party Festival.

Cornerstone Church of Cochran will hold a Hallelujah Party Festival October 31 at 6:30 pm in their new building located at 129 Beech Street (the former IGA/Flea on the Beach.)  There will be food, games and a Biblical Costume Contest (trophies awarded.)  Ages are children (1-12) and teens/adults (13 and up.)

Pipkin to retire from Bleckley School Superintendent post.

The Bleckley Board of Education accepted the retirement of school superintendent Dr. Charlotte Pipkin at Tuesday's regularly scheduled meeting.  According to the minutes, she will retire no later than June 30, 2015. Pipkin has been superintendnet since 2010.

Season ends for Lady Royals in Sweet 16.

Season ends for Lady Royals in Sweet 16.

During the current playoff run for BCHS, they'd been getting timely hitting as well as good defense.  Both struggled Wednesday when they welcomed Jeff Davis to Cochran for the Sweet 16.  Bleckley had an equal number of hits an errors, four, in a 3-0 game one loss.  Pitcher Taylor Dykes gave up one earned run.  Chelsea Brady and Jordan Williams both went 1 for 2.

Game two saw BC's only run of the game come on a throwing error in the third.  They stranded two runners in both the fourth and fifth innings as Jeff Davis won game two 4-1.  Holly Tedders was 2 for 3.

The Lady Royals finished 19-11, 6-0 in 4-AA.  It's their best record since 2011.

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BCHS to host Region 4-AA One Act Play competition.

Bleckley County High School will host Region 4-AA One Act Play competition Thursday in the high school auditorium.  BCHS will perform their selection, Bye Bye Birdie, at 1:20 pm.  It's open to the public and admission is free.  Per GHSA rules, photography and videography during all performances Thursday is prohibitied.

Cochran church to host bluegrass band

Bethany Baptist Church will welcome Jess Darsey and the Cabin Point Bluegrass Band October 26 at 6 pm. Bethany is located at 608 Highway 26 East in Cochran.

BCHS to celebrate Homecoming Friday night.

Bleckley County High School will crown their 2014 Homecoming Queen during halftime of Friday's home football game versus Monticello.  Shonteria Smalls is the reigning queen.  To see the court, click here.