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Local travel team gets first trophy of season.

Local travel team gets first trophy of season.

Surge is a 10u Bleckley-based travel softball team in their first season.  After playing in places such as Waycross, Dublin, and Cordele, the team got to be at home Saturday for the Cochran-Bleckley Invitational played at the rec. department.  They went 1-1-1 in pool play, including Rayea Dominy throwing a no-hitter.  Though falling in the championship game to the Knockouts 16-1, Surge picked up their first trophy.

Second straight good finish for local travel team.

Second straight good finish for local travel team.

Though it was a long trip to Moultrie for the USSSA's "Angels for Autism Awareness" tournament made longer by a rain delay, Prospex 04 had a good day, finishing second.  It's the second straight tournament the team came home with championship rings.

BCHS Junior nominated for Positive Athlete Georgia award.

BCHS Junior nominated for Positive Athlete Georgia award.

Bleckley County High School Junior Abby McClure was recently nominated for the Positive Athlete Georgia Award in cheerleading. McClure, a member of the BCHS competition squad, was on the mat throughout the season despite being diagnosed with a torn UCL in her elbow that required Tommy John Surgery. 

A special moment on a special night.

A special moment on a special night.

Prom is a special night for both students and their families. This year's Bleckley County High School prom was even more so for one Junior as she got a surprise visit from someone who was literally a big part of her life.  To read more, click here.

Local travel team gets first win of season.

Local travel team gets first win of season.

Bleckley-based 14u travel softball team played Saturday in the USSSA Cordele Spring Flng. The team was in the "C" bracket after going 1 and 2 in pool play. They won 3-2 against the Gold Coast Hurricanes then defeated the North Florida Curve 9-2 to win first place.

Bleckley BOE recognized at forum on new primary school.

Bleckley BOE recognized at forum on new primary school.

This week is National School Board Appreciation Week.  At Monday night's public forum on the ESPLOST and new primary school, members of the Bleckley Board of Education were recognized for their service to the community.

BCHS Literary finishes state runner up.

Bleckley County High School Literary finished second at state competition held Saturday at Veterans High School.  To read full results, click here.