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BCHS grinds out win against Fitzgerald.

BCHS grinds out win against Fitzgerald.

Though Bleckey had just three hits in Thursday night's game against Fitzgerald, they used a fielder's choice, steal of home plate, bases loaded walk, and wild pitch to score enough en route to a 4-2 win.  Brody Little scattered six hits over seven innings.  Tripp Purser went 1 for 2.  The Royals open region play at home today with a doubleheader against Northeast.  Game one starts at 4:30 pm.

Big inning helps BCHS cruise past Hawkinsville.

Big inning helps BCHS cruise past Hawkinsville.

A 11-run bottom of the third blew open what was a tie game between the Royals and Red Devils as Bleckley beat their longtime rival 13-1.  To read more, click here.

Bleckley School District hosting forum on ESPLOST March 18.

The Bleckley County School District will hold a public forum on the ESPLOST and facilities projects March 18 at 6 pm in the BCHS auditorium. Architects from the firm designing the new primary school Altman + Barrett will be on hand to present an initial rendering and traffic flow.

City of Cochran celebrating 150th anniversary March 18-23.

The City of Cochran will celebrate their 150th anniverary with a variety of community events March 18-23.  To read a complete schedule, click here.

MGA art faculty shows they're artists also.

MGA art faculty shows they're artists also.

A reception and gallery talk was held for the Middle Georgia State Faculty Art Exhibition Monday. It features pottery, painting, prints, and drawings done by university faculty members John Skelton, Shannon Riddle, Lee Simmons, and Charlie Agnew. The exhibit serves as a demonstration to students that the teachers are also artists. The exhibit will be on display inside Peacock Gallery, located on the first floor of Russell Hall at Middle Georgia State University. Hours are 8 am to 5:30 pm Monday through Thursday, 8 am to noon on Fridays.

"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.

BCHS wins 3-AA literary title.

BCHS wins 3-AA literary title.

Bleckley County High School won the 3-AA championship in Literary Saturday.  Seven events qualfied for state.  To read more, click here.