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Free Ladies Gun Class November 9.

A free ladies gun class will be held at the Bleckley County Sportsman Club, 350 Red Dog Farm Road, November 9 at 7 pm.  It will be a classroom study.  Shooting practice will take place at the same location November 14 at the club shooting range.  Bring your own gun and ammo.  Masks, social distancing required (may limit class size as a result.)  Supporting spouses also welcomed to attend.  Call (478)934-3200, option 1, to register.  Class is sponsored by Bleckley County Sportsmans Club,  Bleckley Sheriff's Department, County Commissioner's Office, District Attorney's Office.

Registration for Winter Soccer open at rec. department.

The Cochran Bleckley Rec. Department is holding registration for winter soccer now through November 20. Cost is $55. Register by clicking here.  Call (478)934-3225 for more information. 

Big day for BCMS at state cross country championships.

Big day for BCMS at state cross country championships.

BCMS cross country wrapped up their season Saturday at the Georgia Middle School State Cross Country Championships in Cochran. JV girls won small school state. Both the varsity girls and boys finished runner up in the small school division. Ella Gibbs was individual state champion, Briggs Dominy finished second. BCMS won the small school grand champion for having the best overall score in combed JV and varsity races.

Runnin' Barons girls repeat as cross country champs, boys finish runner up.

Runnin' Barons girls repeat as cross country champs, boys finish runner up.

The BCMS girls cross country team kept its hold on the MGMSAA title winning with 15 points Tuesday afternoon in Cochran. Bleckley runners were all in the top five, including region champ Ella Gibbs and runner up Lilly Farrell. The boys finished runner up. Briggs Dominy was individual champion. Bleckley will host the state middle school cross country championships October 17. JV small school race at 10:30 am. Small school races (Bleckley's division) start at 11.

Rec. Department to host Dixie Softball 2022 6, 8u World Series.

The Cochran Bleckley Rec. Department announced via Facebook they had been selected by Dixie Softball to host the 2022 Sweet Tees (6u) and Dixie Softball Darlings (8u) world series. It will mark the second and third world series hosted by CBRD, the 1994 Dixie Bells Slowpitch World Series was held in Cochran. To volunteer, call (478)934-3225.

Registration open for fall ball at CBRD.

The Cochran Bleckley Rec. Department is holding registration for fall T-Ball, baseball, and softball now through September 25. Cost $55. Children must be age four to participate. If your child would move up in age group this spring, they'll move up now. Register online at cbrdrecreation.com Call (478)934-3225 with any questions

Rec. Department extends deadline for football & cheer registration, seeking cheer coaches.

The Cochran Bleckley Rec. Department announced yesterday via Facebook that registration for football and cheerleading has been extended to August 19 at noon. Call (478)934-3225 for more information. Also, volunteers are sought to coach football cheer squads, email Kayla Brand, kbrandcbrd@gmail.com, for details.