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Two BCHS One Act cast members selected to all star cast.

Two BCHS One Act cast members selected to all star cast.

Though BCHS One Act didn't place in the top four at state competition Saturday, cast members Allie Hattaway and DJ Yearty were selected to the all star cast.

Queens of the cheerleading world: BCHS wins AA State Title.

Queens of the cheerleading world: BCHS wins AA State Title.

BCHS had a virtually flawless performance in winning state for the first time since 2001-02 Friday morning.  Read more here.

Royals J.R. Fordham signs with Augusta University.

Royals J.R. Fordham signs with Augusta University.

BCHS baseball player J.R. Fordham signed his collegiate letter of intent to play with Augusta University Thursday afternoon. Fordham will be a senior this year. As a junior, he hit .432 in 32 games with an on base percentage of .529, slugging percentage of .660 and OPS of 1.189. Defensively, he had a fielding percentage of .982. In 23.1 innings pitch, Fordham’s ERA was .0900 with 24 strikeouts. 

Cross country teams win region.

Cross country teams win region.

(Photos contributed.) BCHS Cross Country swept the 3-AA championship meet held Tuesday morning at Washington County. The girls had a perfect score in winning their 19th straight title. Tristian Crosby was top individual. The boys had the top three runners in winning their 16th consecutive title. Luke Churchwell was top individual. The Runnin' Royals wrap up their season at state November 5 at 9 am in Carrolton.

Middle school cheerleaders repeat as region champs.

Middle school cheerleaders repeat as region champs.

BCMS had a great overall performance at the MGMSAA Region Championship held Tuesday night in Vidalia. They edged West Laurens by one point to win their second straight region title.  Read more here.

BCHS One Act breaks seven-year region title drought.

BCHS One Act breaks seven-year region title drought.

Bleckley County High School one act play won the region 3-AA championship Saturday at Washington County.  It was the first since 2014 and also breaks a streak of five straight titles won by Washington County.  BCHS performed "Freaky Friday" as their competition piece.  There will be another community performance of the play, details are TBD.  State will be November 20 at the Monroe County Fine Arts Center.

BCMS girls cross country wins state title.

BCMS girls cross country wins state title.

The Bleckley County Middle School girls cross country team won the small school division state title at Saturday's Georgia Middle School State Cross Country Championships held Saturday in Cochran. There were four runners in the top ten including Ella Gibbs who repeated as individual state champion. The boys finished 11th with Jay Johnson finishing sixth individually.