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"The face of Bleckley County High School" retiring.

At the called board meeting naming Von Lassiter BCHS head football coach and athletic director, Superintendent Steve Smith said current AD Benjy Rogers had been "the face of Bleckley County High School" for many years. That face is retiring.  Rogers resignation "with regret" due to retirement was accepted by the Board of Education at their monthly meeting held Tuesday night.

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BCHS Senior Superlatives announced.

Students at Bleckley County High School recently voted on Senior Superlatives.  To view the list, click here.

Bleckley Pre K registration March 9.

Registration for 2017-18 Bleckley Pre K will be March 9 from 9 am-6 pm in the Pre K Lunchroom, 242 E Dykes St.   Please park in front of the gym  and enter through the double doors to the left of the main entrance.  Funded to serve 154 students, enrollment priority will be placed on local students with completed registration packets.  Out of county students with completed packets will be placed on a waiting list and contacted in early summer with any available openings.

A release states for a packet to be completed, all registration forms must be completed by the parent/guardian (guardian must provide legal documentation of guardianship) and all of the following documentation must be on file.  The following student documentation is requested at registration.

Success Academy students get Valentine's Day treat.

Success Academy students get Valentine's Day treat.

Bleckley County Success Academy students got a special treat for Valentine's Day.  Individual brownies given by Pilot Club of Cochran.

BCMS girls win MGMSAA title.

BCMS girls win MGMSAA title.

The Lady Barons basketball team won the MGMSAA title Saturday afternoon, defeating East Laurens 48-43.  It's the second title in four seasons for Bleckley and also avenges a finals loss to the Lady Falcons last season.  Shalan Nelson scored 23 points for BC.  They finished this season with a 16-1 record.

Winter Festival fun at BCES.

Winter Festival fun at BCES.

Bleckley Elementary held their annual Winter Festival Thursday night.  A fundraiser for the school, this year's event will go toward supplies for students such as Chrome Books.  Children enjoyed a variety of games and activities including football toss, hole in one, wacky hair, and more.

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Called Bleckley BOE meeting February 7.

A special called Bleckley Board of Education meeting will be held February 7 at 7 pm. The purpose of the meeting will be to act on a personnel matter and any other business to come before the board. The meeting will be held at the Board of Education offices, 242 E. Dykes St. A new high school football coach will be named at the meeting.