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"It's a sock hop" at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church March 16.

Mt. Calvary Baptist Church in Cochran will hold a spring fling March 16. Sponsored by Women on Mission, the theme is "It's a sock hop!" Bids for the silent auction start at 5:30 pm, the event begins at 6. Tickets are $15 and include dinner plus live entertainment. Proceeds will benefit mission projects throughout the year. For tickets or more information, call the church office, (478)934-0810.

Primary, Elementary schools make learning fun.

Primary, Elementary schools make learning fun.

Both Bleckley Primary and Bleckley Elementary held their literacy nights. Each had a variety of activities to help ensure that extra time spent at school wasn't just learning, it was also fun.  To read more, click here.

Grace Chapel hosting gospel sing March 2.

Grace Chapel Church of God of Prophecy will hold a gospel sing featuring the Bunkleys March 2 at 6 pm. A love offering will be taken, refreshments to follow. The church is located at 269 GA 87 in Cochran.

Celebrate math, reading, and Dr. Seuss at Bleckley Primary February 28.

Bleckley Primary will hold math and literacy night Februrary 28 from 4-6 pm.  The drop-in event will feature a variety of activities including a book walk and book swap where children can bring one book to exchange for another.  Also a celebration of Dr. Seuss' birthday, the first 50 primary school students to attend will receive a Dr. Seuss treat bag.

A night of special memories for dads and daughters.

A night of special memories for dads and daughters.

Bleckley PTO held their annual Father-Daughter dance Saturday night.  This year's theme was "I love you to the moon and back."  Girls in Pre-K through five came and enjoyed a night of fun on the dance floor and special time with a special guy in their lives.

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Turner Chapel AME Church holding pastor appreciation day February 24.

Turner Chapel AME Church, located at 163 N. Seventh Street in Cochran, will celebrate their pastor, the Rev. Lodenia W. Coleman, along with her husband, Rev. Robert Coleman, with "Pastor Appreciation Day" February 24 at 3 pm.  The theme is "A pastor after God's own heart, a 24-hour servant leader."  Guest speaker will be Rev. Charles Hicks, pastor of New Greater Allen Temple AME Church in Byron.  Dinner to follow the service.

Non-winter festival fun at Bleckley Elementary.

Non-winter festival fun at Bleckley Elementary.

Though the weather Thursday night was far from winter, Bleckley Elementary held their annual Winter Festival.  It offered a variety of fun activities for both kids, and adults.  To see more photos, click here.