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Boys win thriller as BC tennis teams clinch championship match berths.

Boys win thriller as BC tennis teams clinch championship match berths.
Berths in the AA state championship were on the line Thursday for both BCHS tennis teams. The girls had little trouble advancing, defeating Screven County 3-0. Wins came from Abbey Sims, Caroline Thrower, and Molly Sims.   It was much more dramatic on the boys side against Elbert County. Tied 1-1, three matches went into the third set following split sets. BC pulled ahead 2-1 with a doubles win from Will Collins and Beau Williams.  A little later, the doubles team of Hunter Carden and Nick Smith won, ensuring both teams would play for a second straight state title. State championship matches will be at Rome Tennis Center May 12.  

BCMS Spring Musical May 11.

Bleckley County Middle School's choral and drama department will present their spring musical The Ever After May 11 at 6 pm in the cafeteria.  Admission is $3 adults, $1 students.

Last menus of the school year.

To find out what the Bleckley School Nutrition staff will be preparing for the final month of school, click here.

BCHS tennis teams headed to the final four.

BCHS tennis teams headed to the final four.

The BCHS tennis teams headed to north Georgia Sunday for quarterfinal matches in the GHSA state tournament Monday.  That morning at Rockmart, the girls won 3-0. Wins came from Molly Sims and both the #1 and #2 doubles teams of Regan Cole/Jordan Williams and Bailey Odom/Emily Sanders. Later in the afternoon at Model in Rome, the boys won 3-1. Wins came from Parker Arnold, Noah Paradis, and the doubles team of Hunter carden/Nick Smith. Both teams will be at home with a berth in the state championship match on the line. The girls will play Screven County, the boys the winner of Screven and Elbert County. Details are TBD.

Gospel night at Grace Chapel.

Gospel night at Grace Chapel.

Grace Chapel Church of God of Prophecy hosted a gospel sing featuring Kevin Lane and New Beginnings Saturday night.  You can learn more about the church by visiting their website.

Cochran Women's Club thanks community for support of service project.

Cochran Women's Club thanks community for support of service project.

As part of a statewide community service project, Cochran Women's Club collected items for victims of domestic abuse at Walmart Saturday. Donations will go toward the Salvation Army safe house in Warner Robins. There were so many donations that shopping carts had to be used for collections. Cochran Women's Club thanks the community for their donations and support.

BCHS falls in round one of baseball playoffs.

After making it to the eite eight last year, Bleckley lost their opening round baseball series to Harlem two games to one.  To read coverage of Friday's doubeheader, click here.  Coverage of Saturday's game can be found here.