Two former Bleckley County High School athletes will be serving as assistant coaches in sports they participated in. Both moves came from the FY17 Coaching and Extra Curricular Activities plan approved by the Board of Education at their monthly meeting.
Chara Nobles is the new assistant cheerleading coach. Nobles, a former cheerleader, replaces Christie Dean who is the new assistant principal of the Bleckley Success Academy. Nobles, who had been working as a parapro at Bleckley Elementary, will be a teacher at the school next year.
Former Royals baseball player Jacob Byram joins William Barham as assistants to head coach Brad Davis. Byram, a teacher at Bleckley Elementary, was an assistant middle school baseball coach. Gary Arnold, who had been a high school assistant baseball coach, moves to the middle school to assist Mike Lee.