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Bleckley BOE to hold tax hearings on millage rate.

Because of property value reassessment, the Bleckley County Board of Education will hold hearings on the tentative millage rate of 14.286 mills approved at a called meeting last night.  Details can be found here.

 

The hearing schedule is as follows.  October 1, 7 pm BCHS auditorium.  October 8, 11 am, 6 pm in the BOE meeting room.  A meeting will be held at 6:30 pm following the hearing to set the final rate.

Millage rate discussed at BOE meeting.

The 2020 millage rate, including a tentative schedule for hearings if there's an increase, was a main topic of discussion at Tuesday night's monthly Board of Education meeting. Click here for more.

Post Labor Day menus.

Click here to view the breakfast menu for Pre-K as well as menus for other schools.

Board approves alternating days schedule for BCHS.

Because of a new Department of Public Health rule requiring any student exposed to someone testing positive for COVID-19 for more than 15 minutes being required to quarantine regardless of whether they wore a mask, quarantine numbers increased at BCHS. A schedule plan where students would attend class on alternate days was presented at a called Board of Education meeting last night. It passed unanimously. Click here for more.

USDA Farmers to Families produce box pickup returning to BCMS.

The USDA Farmers to Families produce box pickup will return September 4 at Bleckley County Middle School.  It begins at 9:30 am.  Those wishing boxes should line up on Country Club Road.

Local man newest member of OFTC Board of Directors.

Local man newest member of OFTC Board of Directors.

Jason Little of Cochran was sworn yesterday in as the newest member of Oconee Fall Line Technical College's Board of Directors yesterday.  Click here for more.

Local students make summer semester President's, Dean's Lists.

Click here to see the local students who made the Summer 2020 President's and Dean's Lists for both Oconee Fall Line Technical College and Middle Georgia State University.