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Bleckley School District looking for band director.

The Bleckley Board of Education accepted the resignation of band director Scott Mathews at their monthly meeting Tuesday night.  It's effective at the end of this school year.   Mathews was hired in the summer of 2012 following the retirement of Louis Foster.  

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Cochran residents make Middle Georgia State President's, Dean's Lists.

Middle Georgia State University announced their 2016 Fall Semester President's and Dean's Lists Tuesday.  To view local students who made each, click here.

Middle Georgia State's Kappa Sigma Fraternity now a chapter.

Middle Georgia State's Kappa Sigma Fraternity now a chapter.

A colony of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity was formed on the Cochran campus of Middle Georgia State University 14 months ago.  Saturday night, the colony became a chapter.  Members from what's now the Upsilon-Zeta Chapter, school officials, as well as members from other areas, were in attednace for an installation banquet celebrating the event.

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Bleckley residents make OFTC President's, Dean's Lists.

Oconee Fall Line Technical College announced their 2016 Fall Semester President's and Dean's Lists.   To view Bleckley residents who made each, click here.

January breakfast and lunch menus for all Bleckley schools.

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

News from Tuesday's Bleckley BOE meeting.

News from Tuesday's Bleckley BOE meeting.

At Tuesday's monthly Board of Education meeting, Teachers of the Year were recognized for each school.  Each received $1,000 donated from State Bank of Cochran as well as a plaque donated by Alpha Delta Kappa.  

In personnel matters, the board approved the addition of a well-known former head coach as a community coach. Former BCHS boys head basketball coach was added as a non-compensated community coach for the boys basketball team.  Kerbo led the Royals to a 28-4 record and a state runner up in 2013.

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Reception honoring retiring Bleckley BOE member December 13.

A reception honoring retiring Board of Education member Bill Baldwin will be held December 13 from 6-7 pm in the room near the board meeting room.  The monthly board meeting follows at 7 pm.  Board offices are located at 242 E Dykes St.