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MGA's Moe to be recognized for 300 wins January 10.

Middle Georgia State men's head basketball coach Scott Moe will be recognized for winning his 300th career game Thursday when the Knights host Univeristy of Mobile at 7:30 pm.  Moe won his 300th game in November at College of Coastal Georgia in double overtime.  There will also be a MGA women's game against University of Mobile that day at 5:30.

Young singer wows audience at Bleckley Senior Center.

Young singer wows audience at Bleckley Senior Center.
Lauren Coley, age 12, performed three songs and visited with all audience members at the Bleckley Senior Center January 2.  Though the youngest to present a solo program there, she left everyone awestruck. Coley is the daughter of Chris and Carla Coley of Cochran

Cochran church holding gospel sing January 5.

Longstreet Baptist Church, located at 193 Longstreet Church Road, will host a gospel sing January 6 at 4 pm. Call (478)934-3611 or (478)230-6222 for more information.

Bleckley Senior Center holding canned food drive.

The Bleckley County Senior Center is holding a canned food drive now through December 31. All items collected will be donated locally. Donations can be dropped off at the center. 180 South Sixth St, during normal business hours, 8 am-2:30 pm, Monday through Friday. Closed on Christmas Day. Call (478)934-3223 for more information.

BCHS band members chosen for annual UGA high school band festival.

Bleckley County High School band members Allyson Burke, Adam Little, and Megan McNair were chosen to be a part of the 69th annual University of Georgia high school band festival known as JanFest. The students were nominated by band director Matthew McClellan and selected by UGA based upon their musical achievements. It will be held January 17-20 in Athens. Students will audition for different festival bands after arriving. Following a weekend of practice, a final concert is held that Sunday at the Hugh Hodgson School of Music.

Pilot Club of Cochran releases Lite-a-Lite names.

To view the lists of lights purchased in honor or memory of someone for Pilot Club of Cochran's annual Lite-a-Lite fundraiser, go to http://bleckleyprogress.com/artman/publish/article_11614.shtml

Bleckley resident named Georgia 4-H Volunteer of the Year.

Bleckley resident named Georgia 4-H Volunteer of the Year.
Laural Mosley was named Georgia 4-H Volunteer of the Year at Fall Conference held last weekend at Rock Eagle. To read more, go to http://bleckleyprogress.com/artman/publish/article_11611.shtml