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Rough weekend for MGA baseball.

Middle Georgia State College had a rough weekend on the diamond, losing all three home games versus Auburn University-Montgomery.  The Knights lost Friday 3-0, and were swept in Saturday's doubleheader 7-2 and 11-0.  MGA hosts Reinhardt University Tuesday at 6 pm.

Bleckley FFA holds degree ceremony.

Bleckley FFA holds degree ceremony.

The Bleckley FFA held a degree ceremony for middle and high school members Thursday evening in the high school auditorium.  Discovery, Greenhand, and Chapter degrees were presented to members who had met the required qualifications.

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Bleckley BOE to hold called sessions for superintendent search.

The Bleckley County Board of Education will meet in special called sessions at 6 pm March 4 and 5 for the superintendnent search.  Both will be held in the Tessie W. Norris/Cochran-Bleckley County Library conference room, 103 North Third Street.

Gallery Talk and Art Opening at Middle Georgia State March 2.

There will be a Gallery Talk and Art Opening for Ricky Sears' exhibition entitled Breathing: New Plaster Casts, Paintings, and Drawings March 2 at 6 pm in Peacock Gallery.  It's located inside Russell Hall on the Cochran campus of Middle Georgia State College.  The exhibiton will be on display March 2-27 inside Peacock Gallery.  Hours are 8 am-5:30 pm Monday-Thursday and 8 am-noon on Friday's.

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Bleckley Elementary student was Principal of the Day.

Bleckley Elementary student was Principal of the Day.

Fifth grader Darci Dillard got to be Principal of the Day Monday at Bleckley County Elementary School.  She got the opportunity by having the highest bid at the school's recently held WinterFest.  Darci enjoyed spending the day with principal Janet DeLoach and experienced the "life of a school princopal,' according to an article relased by the school.  This was her second time enjoying  the opportunity.  Darci is the daughter of Mike and Amanda Dillard.

Middle Georgia State baseball splits with Brewton Parker.

Middle Georgia State College lost the first two games of their weekend series with Brewton Parker.  They lost Fridy 4-1, and were doubled up 10-5 in game one today.  The Knights rallied to win game two 8-7.  They return home Tuesday to host Toccoa Falls College at 5 pm.

Middle Georgia State School of IT to hold information session.

Middle Georgia State College's School of Information Technology will hold an information session about their various degree programs March 2 from 10 am-noon in the lobby of Georgia Hall (Cochran campus.)  The session is free and open to the public.  Contact Dr. Kevin Floyd, kevin.floyd@mga.edu, for more information.  You can see what programs the School of IT offers by clicking here.