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BCHS Band Members to Participate at UGA Band Festival

BCHS Band Members to Participate at UGA Band Festival

Four members of the Bleckley County High School Royal Kingsmen Band will be part of UGA's annual High School Bands Festival that will be held January 23-26.  The students are: Hannah DeLoach, Krissy Trioli, Luke Daniel, and Cassidy Fountain.  They were recocnigzed at Thursday's Bleckley bands winter concert.

DeLoach was also recognized as being selected for a second straight year to be part of the High School Honors Performace Honor Band that will play in Febuary at Carnegie Hall in New York.

BCHS Ninth Grade Christmas Show December 16

BCHS Ninth Grade Christmas Show December 16

The ninth grade One Act Play class of Bleckley County High School will perform A Winter Wonderland of Holiday Favorites.   December 16 at 7 pm in the high school auditorium.  

Admission is $5 for adults, $3 students.  Proceeds will go toward their production of Annie set for late February or March.

BCMS Christmas Musical December 10

BCMS Christmas Musical December 10

Bleckley Middle School's choir will present Eb Scrooge: A Southern Fried Carol December 10 at 6 pm.  The play will be held in the middle school cafeteria.

BCHS One Act Play Variety Show December 9

BCHS One Act Play Variety Show December 9

Bleckley County High School's One Act Play cast will present Monkeying Around TheChristmas Tree December 9 at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium. 

Admission is $4 for adults, $2 students.

"Front Porch Concert" after Cochran Christmas Parade

"Front Porch Concert" after Cochran Christmas Parade

Cornerstone Church of Cochran will hold a "Front Porch Concert" featuring Christmas music by the Matthew White Band December 6 after the Cochran Lighted Christmas Parade. 

Cornerstone Pastor Stephen White will speak after the concert.

Call 478-230-4721 for more information.  The church is located at 106 West Dykes Street across from Walgreens.  Note: this even will replace Burgers and Bibles for December. 

That will return in January.

Cochran-Bleckley Arts Alliance Arts and Crafts sale

Cochran-Bleckley Arts Alliance Arts and Crafts sale

The Cochran-Bleckley Arts Alliance will hold their eleventh annual Arts Extravaganza and Arts and Crafts sale December 7 at the Arts Alliance building located at 113 East Dykes Street. 

Items for sale (many by local artists) include photos, jewlery, artwork, pottery, and children's hairbows.

Hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. that Friday, 1-5 p.m. that Saturday. 

If you would like to participate in the Arts Extravaganza, download a registration form here.  Contact festival cordinator James Davidson, 478-954-3112 or James@edgewatermedia.com, with any questions.

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