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Bleckley bands Christmas concert December 6.

The Bleckley County middle and high school bands Christmas concert will be December 6 at 7 pm in the high school auditorium.  The sixth grade beginner band will perform first, followed by the seventh and eighth grade band.  Closing out the show will be the BCHS Wind Ensemble.  Admission is free.

BCHS One Act Christmas Show December 8.

Bleckley County High School One Act Play will present their Christmas variety show December 8 at 7;30 pm in the high school auditorium.  Admission is $3 per person.

BCHS CTSO's collecting food for needy at Christmas parade.

Bleckley County High School Career Technical Student Organizations such as FBLA and HOSA will once again do the "Parade Pantry" during the Christmas parade December 2.  Members will be pushing lighted grocery carts to accept canned food goods that will be donated to people in need locally.  You can also drop off donations at the Chamber of Commerce, 102 N. Second St.

Construction projects discussed at Bleckley BOE meeting.

Walt Altman and Leah Finklang, members of the school system's architect's Altman+Barrett Architects, attended Tuesday night's Bleckley Board of Education meeting. They made a presentation to the board regarding the planned high school gym expansion and plans to build a new primary school. Three options for contractor selection were provided: hard-bid, design-bid-build, and CM At-Risk. According to board minutes, no recommendation was made but the information would be used in future planning sessions.

Middle Georgia State University waiving application fees during November.

Governor Nathan Deal has declared November "Georgia Apply to College Month," a project sponsored by Communities in Schools of Georgia, the Georgia Student Finance Commission, Georgia Department of Education, the Georgia Independent College Association, the Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education, the Technical College System of Georgia and the University System of Georgia. During November, the agencies will invest extra effort in providing high school seniors an opportunity to apply to college using GAfutures.org.

To show support for the effort, many colleges and universities including Middle Georgia State are waiving the application fee for all who apply during the month. To get help with various aspects of enrollment, visit www.gafutures.org You can learn more about applying to Middle Georgia State by visiting www.mga.edu/why

BCMS hits it one more time to become two-time champions.

BCMS hits it one more time to become two-time champions.

The theme of this year's Bleckley County Middle School competition cheerleading routine was "Hit me Bleckley one more time."  At Dodge County Middle School Thursday, BCMS did just that, winning the MGMSAA Region Cheerleading Championship for a second straight year.  It's the first back to back championship forBCMS since 2006-07.

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November menus for Bleckley Schools.

To view the breakfast and lunch menus for all Bleckley School District schools, click here.