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Registration for baseball/softball ongoing at Cochran rec. department.

Registration for T-Ball, baseball, and softball at the Cochran Bleckley Rec. Department is going on now through February 9.  Cost is $55 and is open to children ages 4-12.  Register online or at the office with a debit/credit card.  Call (478)934-3225 for more information.

Church opening food bank to local residents February 9.

Faith Temple Precious Faith Ministries located at 383 GA 87 in Cochran will open their food bank to local residents February 9 from 3:30-4:30 pm.  Call Sheri Ligon for more information, (478)298-2844.

"We love you and we're praying for you."

"We love you and we're praying for you."

For the second straight year, Salem Baptist Church fed firemen, law enforcement, and EMS workers with "Serving the Servants" Saturday nights. Firefighters came first, with law enforcement and EMS personnel coming later. Before blessing the meal, Salem Pastor Tony Harmon spoke of how the Bible calls for Christians to serve others. He said the church wanted to do this in appreciation for the service they provided, adding "we love you and we're praying for you." Between meals ate at the church and delivered, organizers said between 115-120 people were served.

Boys break slump in sweep at Northside.

Boys break slump in sweep at Northside.

Unlike last week when BCHS struggled with Saturday afternoon games following playing on Friday night, both basketball teams were successful winning at Northside.  The boys win broke a five-game losing streak.  To read more, click here.

Girls win big against Dublin, boys slump continues.

Girls win big against Dublin, boys slump continues.

The Lady Royals avenged last week's loss to Dublin with a 73-44 victory Friday night.  The Royals lost their fifth straight, 65-59.  To read more on both games, click here.

Local students get the tools for their trade.

Local students get the tools for their trade.

Oconee Fall Line Technical College students Mason Foskey and Caleb Meadows were among 16 students to receive tools needed for their occupation in OFTC's Tools for Outstanding Occupational Leadership Students program. The program provides tools needed for their career, allowing students to begin work upon graduation. Students chosen were selected by their instructors and were selected by a panel of judges following an application and interview process. Foskey is majoring in Diesel Technology, Meadows, Automotive Technology.

Bleckley Elementary Winter Festival February 1.

Bleckley Elementary will hold their annual Winter Festvial February 1 from 5:30-7:30 pm.  Bingo, Hay Ride, Happy Hair, Pizza Parlor, Bouncy Obsticle Course, much more.  Auction with over 50 items.  Admission $2.  Rides four for $1, or 25 for $5.