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"BCHS Honors Biology Day" at Cochran Dairy Queen August 19.

August 19 will be "BCHS Honors Biology Day" at Cochran DQ Grill & Chill.  Students from the high school Honors Biology class will be collecting donations and the restaurant will donate a portion of all sales to the class.  Proceeds will go toward the annual class trip to SeaCamp.

Community donations sought for BCHS One Act Play class.

Attending this weekend's 70's and 80's concert that will be held in the high school auditorium will support the Bleckley County High School One Act Play competition class.  However, they are need of nearly $6,000 for expenses associated with putting on the play.

To read about those expenses, how you can help, and be recognized for doing so, click here.

Bleckley Schools to dismiss later August 21 due to solar eclipse.

The Bleckley County School District announced via Twitter Friday that all schools would dismiss 30 minutes later August 21 due to the solar eclipse.  According to the tweet, the move is a safety precaution, especially for younger eyes.

August breakfast and lunch menus for all schools.

To see the August breakfast and lunch menus for all Bleckley schools, click here.

Go "Back to the 80's" and support BCHS One Act.

Enjoy a concert of 70's and 80's music with "Back to the 80's", August 12 at 7 pm and August 13 at 3 pm in the Bleckley County High School auditorium.  The concert will benefit this year's One Act Play competition class. Admission is $5 adults, $3 students and children.

Middle Georgia State names VP of University of Advancement.

Middle Georgia State University announced Tuesday the hiring of Dr. Ken L. Fincher as Vice President of University Advancement and will also serve as Executive Director of the Middle Georgia State Foundation.  To read more, click here.

Bleckley BOE sets millage rate, hires familiar name as parapro.

The Bleckley County Board of Education set a tentative millage rate of 14.334 mills at a called meeting held Thursday night.  According to board minutes, a final rate will be set at the August 15 monthly meeting.  They also acted on several personnel matters including hiring former BCHS football player Derrick Farrow as a paraprofessional for Bleckley Primary.  Per head coach Von Lassiter's Twitter, Farrow will also be an assistant coach for BCHS football.