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Third annual MGA Juried Student Art Exhibition to open April 6.

The third annual Middle Georgia State College Juired Student Art exhibtion will open April 6 at 6 pm inside Peacock Gallery, located in Russell Hall on the Cochran campus.  Award ceremony and opening will be from 6-7 pm that night and the exhibition will be on display through April 24 inside the gallery.  Hours are 8 am-5:30 pm Monday-Thursday and 8 am-noon Fridays.

Friends of the Library holds Old Book Sale

Friends of the Library holds Old Book Sale

Cochran-Bleckley Friends of the Library held an old book sale Saturday at the old Bleckley County High School library.  Organizers said traffic had been steady as of that afternoon.  Hundreds of books in categories ranging from cooking to crafts to children's were on sale.  Proceeds will go toward the Tessie W. Norris/Cochran-Bleckley Library.

A "Knight" of jazz at the Arts Alliance.

A "Knight" of jazz at the Arts Alliance.

The Cochran-Bleckley Arts Alliance was transformed into a coffee house Friday night.  It was "Jazz Knights," featuring music by the Middle Georgia State College Jazz Enesmble.  To complete the coffee house feel, a concession stand in the back featured flavored coffees and teas for sale.

BCHS Royal Singers to hold spring concert.

Bleckley County High School's Royal Singers will hold their spring concert April 2 at 7:30 pm.  Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for students.  Proceeds will benefit the group's upcoming trip to the OrlandoFest music competition.

Cochran-Bleckley Friends of the Library Old Book Sale March 28.

The Cochran-Bleckley Friends of the Library will hold an Old Book Sale March 28 from 9 am-6 pm at the old high school library located on ninth street near the Board of Education buidling.  Prices range from $.25 to $5 with selections including children's, romance, thrilliers, biography, and history.  Proceeds will benefit the Tessie W. Norris/Cochran-Bleckley Library.

To learn more, visit the Friends of the Library on Facebook.

Singer Adam Crabb to perform at New Life Church of God.

Adam Crabb, current lead singer for the Gaither Vocal Band, will be in cocert this Sunday morning at New Life Church of God in Cochran.  Admission is free, a love offering will be taken.  New Life Church of God is located at 335 GA 26.

To learn more about Adam Crabb, visit his website.

Cochran Bleckley Arts Alliance to present "Jazz Knights."

The Cochran-Bleckley Arts Alliance will present "Jazz Knights," featuring the Middle Georgia State College Jazz Ensemble, at the Arts Alliance Building March 27 at 7:30 pm.  Admission is free, donations accepted.  Concessions will be available.  The Arts Alliance is located at 113 E. Dykes St, parking is avaiable by the Tessie W. Norris Library.