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BCHS ninth grade one act to present Annie, Jr.

BCHS ninth grade one act to present Annie, Jr.

The Bleckley County High School ninth grade one act class will present Annie, Jr. in the high school auditorium April 8 and 10 at 7:30 pm and April 13 at 3 pm.  Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for children and students.

Friends of the Library seeking used books for Old Book Sale

Friends of the Library seeking used books for Old Book Sale

Cochran-Bleckley Friends of the Library will be holding a used book collection March 29 from 9 a.m.-noon at the old Bleckley County High School Library on Ninth Street.  

The books will be used for an Old Book Sale April 12 with proceeds from the sale benefitting the Tessie W. Norris Library.

Cochran campus of MGSC to host showing of Downton Abbey

Cochran campus of MGSC to host showing of Downton Abbey

The Cochran campus of Middle Georgia State College will host a showing of PBS' Downton Abb March 24 at 2 p.m. inside Roberts Library.  

MGSC President Dr. Christopher Blake will speak about class relations in early 20th Century England.  Light refreshments will be served.

Bleckley County High performs with Foreigner

Some Bleckley County High School students had the chance to perform alongside a rock band. The high school choir sang with Foreigner at the Macon City Auditorium, and the audience at the auditorium cheered on the students. The choir won a contest that a Macon rock station was holding. In addition to singing on stage with the band, the contest prize included $500 for the school's music program.

Peaches to the Beaches Yard Sale this weekend

Peaches to the Beaches Yard Sale this weekend

The 10th Annual Peaches to the Beaches Yard Sale happens Friday and Saturday along US Hwy 341 from Barnesville to Jesup, GA.

This is not just any yard sale, this is a treasure trove of fun and bargains with antiques, locally crafted items, food and the traditional yard sale fare.  Look for the "Official" signs and banners.

For more information on this event or how to become an "Official Vendor", contact the Telfair County Chamber of Commerce at (229) 868-6365 or email rogers@telfairco.org

More information can also be found on www.peachestothebeaches.com

BCHS Royal Singers to perform with Foreigner.

The Bleckley County High School Royal Singers will be a part of legendary rock band Foreigner's March 11 concert at the Macon City Auditorium.  Thanks to winning the "Sing with Foreigner" contest sponsored by Macon radio station Q106, the choir will perform I want to know what love is along with the band during the show.  Show time is 7 pm.

McRae named one of Georgia's safest cities

McRae named one of Georgia's safest cities

(WXIA) -- McRae has been named the safest city in Georgia.

McRae ranks among SafeWise's latest list of the 50 Safest Cities in Georgia.

Perry and Eatonton are also on the list.