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Bleckley PTO Fall Festival October 28.

Bleckley PTO will hold a Fall Festival October 28 at the old high school baseball field located behind Bleckley Primary.  Festival runs from 6-8 pm.  Admission $5 arm band for games and activities including face painting, bounce house, pumpkin run, and more.  Free admission to movies under the stars starting at 7 pm.  Bring your lawn chairs and blankets.  Concessions (popcorn, candy, chips, drinks) $1 each.

Cochran Church of Nazarene Harvest Sunday service October 30.

Cochran Church of the Nazarene, 122 Bowman Drive, will have a Harvest Sunday service October 30.  Special music during 10:30 am service by Dayspring Trio.  Lunch served.  Corn hole/horse shoe tournament, horse and pony rides, hay rides, cupcake walk, bobbing for apples, and snow cones are part of the fun scheduled.  Call Tevita Jones for more information, (478)298-9364.

Annual car show will collect toys for children in community.

The Wheel'N For Tots Car Show will be November 5 at Bleckley County Middle School.  Registration is at 9 am, show from 11 am-2 pm.  Entry fee is one new, unwrapped toy for each car entered.  Hydro dipped rod and piston trophies, dyno competition will be held.  Door prizes and raffles including a professional series Craftman Tool Box.  Admision for spectators free, donations welcomed  Toys and donations will benefit children and families in Bleckley County.  No alchoholic beverages allowed.

To register or for more information, contact Chris Arnold.  (478)308-9257, mapleredta@gmail.com

Local churches holding fall festivals October 30.

A pair of Cochran churches will be holding fall festivals October 30 in the afternoon/evening, replacing the usual Sunday night services.  Mt. Calvary Baptist Church's fall festival will be from 4:30-7 pm.  Children are encouraged to bring their trick or treat buckets.  Games, hot dogs and chilli served, other fun planned.  The church is located at 128 Abney Rd.

Limtestone Baptist Church's fall festival will be from 6-8 pm at the softball field on Limestone Rd.  Activities include giant slide, face painting, live music, hot dog dinner served, cake walk, and bounce house.

Cochran church holding revival services October 23-26.

Limestone Baptist Church located at 874 GA 257 will hold revival services October 23-26.  Rev. Greg Lowery, pastor of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in Cadwell, will be guest speaker.  Times are 11 am and 6 pm that Sunday, 7 pm Monday-Wednesday.

Story Time at the Library October 19.

Story Time at the Tessie W. Norris/Cochran Bleckley Library will be October 19 at 10 am.  Presented by the Bleckley County Retired Educators, reader will be Ann Duggan.

Cochran church to give away clothes, hold Friends and Family day.

Church of God by Faith located at 243 Ash St will give away clothes and household items October 15 from 9 am-noon.  October 16 will be "Friends and Family" day.  All are welcomed.