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BCHS named U.S. National Blue Ribbon School.

Bleckley County High School has been named a 2021 National Blue Ribbon School by U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona. BCHS is one of two schools in the state to receive the honor.  A video of the announcement can be found here. Superintendent Dr. Steve Smith said in an email announcing the news that credit goes to district employees. “Every employee of our school district shares in this honor. Every person in this school system has poured himself or herself into our students, and our students' high achievement led to this award. I am so proud of each of you, and we are so thankful for a community that supports education.

Lady Royals softball game stopped due to lightning.

Tuesday's BCHS softball game at Westfield was stopped due to lightning in the area.  The Lady Royals travel to Schley County today.

Cochran Rec. Board meeting cancelled again.

In news not learned until Monday evening, the Cochran Rec. Department board meeting was cancelled again.  The next meeting will be October 4 at 6 pm.

Another rainout for Lady Royals softball.

Monday's BCHS at Wilcox County softball game was rainned out.  Bleckley travels to Westfield today.  JV at 4 pm, varsity at 6.

Local church holding Wild Game Supper September 25.

Bethany Baptist Church located at 608 GA 26 East in Cochran will hold a wild game supper September 25 at 6 pm.  The event is free, food, fellowship, door prizes will be given away.  Guet speaker Matt Hofeld.

BCMS Cheerleaders have good debut despite obstacles.

Despite having three squad members out due to injury and illness, BCMS finished first in the small school division of the Middle Georgia Cheer Classic.  Read more here.

Lady Royals win at Lamar County.

Darci Dillard’s solo home run was part of a 10-hit attack as BCHS won 8-0 at Lamar County Friday afternoon. Addisyn Keel was 2 for 2 with 1 RBI. Riley Haley was 2 for 3 with a double. Elisia Vickers went 2 for 3. Rebecca Bowling went 1 for 2 with an RBI double. The Lady Royals play at Wilcox County September 20. Game time is 5 pm.