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Cornerstone Church of Cochran opening food bank February 12.

Cornerstone Church of Cochran will open their Love Center Food Bank February 12 from 11 am to 2 pm while supplies last.  According to promotional materials, it's for "anyone who could benefit from a free box of food and love." Distribution will take place in the church parking lot, 129 E. Beech Street.

Cochran residents brave the weather to honor the dream.

Cochran residents brave the weather to honor the dream.
Temperatures below 50 degrees didn't prevent Dr. Martin Luther King from being honored Monday afternoon. There was the annual parade featuring churches and other community groups. It was followed by a program at House of Grace where the NAACP Youth Choir performed and guest speaker Rev. Randy Paschal, Pastor of Calvary Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Irwinton, delivered a message entitled "Don't let the dream die.

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.