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First menus of 2020.

Click here to view the first breakfast and lunch menus of 2020 for Bleckley schools.  

New car rider line, new location for Bleckley 21st Century Afterschool Program.

A couple of changes will be taking place when school resumes tomorrow in Cochran.  The new car rider line location begins for Bleckley Primary.  As noted on the district Twitter account, cars will line up on 12th Street past the playground on Peter Street and enter through there.

 

Also, the 21st Century Afterschool Program for students in grades 3-8 will move to Bleckley Elementary.  Car rider students are asked to be picked up by 5:45 pm.  Bus riders will leave at 6 pm.

Good return to the court for BCHS.

BCHS had a good return to the basketball court from Christmas break.  Last night, they swept the season series from Hawkinsville.  Coverage of those games can be found here.  Tonight, they swept Dodge County at home.  Read about the games here.

Pilot Club of Cochran Lite-a-Lite names.

Click here to view those who purchased lights in honor or memory of someone from Pilot Club of Cochran's annual Lite-a-Lite fundraiser.

Irma, Michael, Team Rebecca: Happenings from the last decade.

The last decade saw a lot of big happenings around Cochran and Bleckley County including the impact of not one but two hurricanes, Rebecca Howell bringing national attention to Cochran with her time on "The Voice", and Middle Georgia College becoming a university.  Click here for more.

Ending the year in worship.

Ending the year in worship.

House of Grace Church offered a chance to worship to end 2019 with an appearance by husband and wife evangelists Noah and Ivy Cleveland. Noah is a musician and author, Ivy an author and speaker who also does a women’s ministry. Those in attendance enjoyed a night of inspirational words and songs.

Bleckley Progress needs your help.

Things remain unsettled financially for me and the site two years after the passing of my dad and business manager David Whitaker.  Click here for more.