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Concert will benefit local man's kidney transplant fund.

A concert benefiting the Reed Floyd Kidney Transplant Fund will be held February 25 from 5:30-8:30 pm inside Russell Hall auditorium on the Cochran campus of Middle Georgia State University.  Floyd is a Cochran native born with one kidney currently failing.  Local entertainment includes The Six Strings Band,  Sara Faulk, BCHS freshman Anna Cathryn Brown, and Jess Darsey's Bluegrass Experience amongst others.  Tickets are $10 each and can be purchased at the door.

Desert theatre fundraiser will raise funds for student mission trip.

Cochran First Baptist Church will hold "Songs and Sweets" February 19 at 5:30 pm.  Enjoy a variety of deserts while listening to music, skits, dramatic readings, performed by church members and others.  Cost is donation with proceeds going to the senior student mission trip to Uganda.

Pork chop plate, other fundraisers, will benefit local woman battling cancer.

A pork chop plate sale as well as bake sale and baked goods auction will be held at Cochran First Baptist Church February 18 from 11 am-3 pm.  Plates include grilled pork chop, potato salad, baked beans, roll, and desert.  Baked goods auction starts at noon and will be done by auctioneer Sammy Haupt.  Cost of plates and bake sale items is donation.  Limited number of plates available.  Donations are sought for the bake sale and auction, they can be left at the church that day any time after 8 am.  Proceeds will benefit the medical expenses of Sheila Davis, recently diagnosed with cancer.  The church is located at 101 S Second St.

Cochran community blood drive February 13.

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive February 13 from 2-7 pm in the county extension office main building, 165 Peacok St.  To make an appointment online, visit redcrossblood.org and use sponsor code "Bleckley."

Limestone Baptist Church Valentine's Banquet featuring Mike Fuller February 11.

Limestone Baptist Church will hold their Valentine's Banquet February 11.  Dinner at 6 pm, cost $8 for chicken, $10 for steak.  Entertainment at 7 pm featuring Mike Fuller, the Magician.  Call the church office for more information, (478)934-7766.

Story Time at the Library February 15.

Story Time at the Tessie W. Norris/Cochran Bleckley Library will be February 15 at 10 am.  Presented by the Bleckley County Retired Educators, reader will be Laura Bowen.

Fourteenth annual Biking Bleckley February 25.

The fourteenth annual Biking Bleckley sponsored by the Cochran-Bleckey Chamber of Commerce will be February 25.  Check-in 7:30 am behind the chamber with the event starting at 8:30 on Third Street.  Four routes available, 15, 30, 50 mile, or 62.5 metric century mile.  Law enforcement, emergency personnel, SAG Wagons, available on routes.  Rest stops on each route with clean facilities, food and drink.

Cost is $25 per person or $85 for family of four.  Registration forms are available here.  Fee due February 10.  Call the chamber, (478)934-2965, or email aa@cochran-bleckleychamber.com for more information.