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Photos from 2018 Cochran Christmas Parade.

To view photos from Friday nigth's Cochran Christmas parade, click here.

BCHS CTSOs holding annual canned food drive at Christmas parade.

Bleckley County High School's FBLA, HOSA, FCCLA, and Work Based Learning will once again hold the "Parade Pantry" canned food drive at the Cochran Christmas Parade December 7. The groups ask people bring canned or other non-perishable food items to donate. Members will be pushing lighted shopping carts. Food will be donated locally.

BCHS welcomes home FFA National Champion Ag Mechanics Team.

BCHS welcomes home FFA National Champion Ag Mechanics Team.

The Bleckley FFA Ag Mechanics team placed first at nationals October 27.  Yesterday, they were welcomed home by a small group of family and friends.  To read more about their win, click here.

Cochran Police Department holding "Unity in the Community" day November 3.

The Cochran Police Department will hold a "Unity in the Community" Family Fun Day November 3 from 2-5 pm in front of the department on Second Strreet.  It's free and will include bounce houses, rock climbing wall, popcorn, slides, cotton candy, mechanical bulldog, hot dogs, and more.

A place to get food and love October 30.

Cornerstone Church of Cochran will open their Love Center Food Bank October 30 from 11 am-2 pm (while supplies last.)  A promotional poster states it's for "anyone who could benefit from a free box of food and love."   The church is located at 129 E Beech Street.

A delayed yet successful Homecoming celebration at BCHS.

A delayed yet successful Homecoming celebration at BCHS.

Though Hurricane Michael forced the Royals Homecoming football game versus East Laurens to Monday night, it was still a good night for BC as they won 56-21.  Akira Fleming was crowned Homecoming Queen during halftime.

To read more on the game, click here.

Go here to view pictures of the court.

Free items available at "Share Day" yard sale.

The second annual "Share Day" free yard sell will be held at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church from 8 am-noon. Items available include clothes of all sizes, toys, household items, and furniture, all free to pick up. Hot chocolate and muffins at 8, hot dogs served at 11 am. Call Angie Foley to donate items or for more information, 757-846-4050. Mt. Calvary is located at 134 Abney Road in Cochran.