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Fun for dads and daughters.

Fun for dads and daughters.

Bleckley PTO held their annual Father Daughter dance Saturday night at the high school.  Girls in Pre K through fifth grade put on their prettiest dresses, danced, and enjoyed time with their dad's or other male escorts.  And of course, loved seeing their favorite Princesses with a Purpose characters.

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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.

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.

Bleckley Elementary Winter Festival February 2.

Bleckley Elementary will hold their annual Winter Festival February 2 from 5:30-7:30 pm.  Games (Bingo, giant Jenga, Plinko, golf game, basketball toss, more) pizza parlor, hay ride, and a bouncy obsticle course are some of the activities planned.  Admission is $2 per person.  Games four for $1 or 25 for $5.

Donations of cakes for the cake walk, candy, and drinks are sought.  They can be left in the school office on or before February 2.

Cochran church holding fifth Sunday night sing January 29.

Limestone Baptist Church will hold a fifth Sunday night sing January 29 during the 6 pm service.  It will feature members singing, reading scripture..  Participation is open to all.  Refreshments to follow in the Fellowship Hall.  Limestone Baptist is located at 874 Highway 257.

Dodgeball tournament will benefit church youth group retreat.

House of Grace Church located at 133 Jac Arts Road in Cochran presents Dodgeball VII January 27.  Doors open at 6 pm, registration ends at 6:30.  Cost is $5 per person for six-player team with up to two alternates.  Maximum 12 teams for tournament.  Prize games for people without teams, concessoins available.  Free admission to spectators.  

To register or for more information, call or text Scott Allen (478)919-4792.  Proceeds from the tournament will benefit the UnAshamed youth group trip to Awaken 2017 retreat in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.