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Volunteers still needed at rec. department for upcoming Dixie Softball World Series.

The Cochran Bleckley Rec. Department will host the Dixie Softball 6u and 8u World Series July 30 through August 3. Teams from across the south from Virginia to Texas will be in Cochran for the event. Volunteers are still needed to assist with a variety of tasks. Team moms are especially needed. A team mom serves basically as a local guide, providing information regarding local services such as restaurants and shopping. To volunteer or for more information, call (478)934-3225.

Registration open for April 9 golf tournament benefiting local travel baseball team.

The Bleckley County Bullets will host a golf tournament April 9 at Uchee Trail starting at 8:30 am.  Cost is $60 per person, $240 per four-man team.  Proceeds will go toward uniform and tournament costs.  Lunch provided.   Cash prizes $300 first, $200 second, $150 third (payout to be determined by number of teams.)  (478)697-1651, (478)230-7370, or (478)697-0401 for more info.

Baseball opening day at rec. department March 26.

Opening day for baseball, softball, and T-Ball at the Cochran Bleckley Rec. Department will be March 26. Ceremonies start at 9 am, games begin at 10.

Rec. Department preparing for spring sports, summer tournaments.

Many things were discussed at Monday night's monthly rec. department board meeting including the upcoming starts for spring baseball/softball/T-Ball and the tournaments CBRD will be hosting this summer.  Read more here.

Special BCMS cheer season celebrated.

Special BCMS cheer season celebrated.

The BCMS Competition Cheerleaders had a perfect regular season capped by winning a second straight region title. Cheerleaders, coaches, and families celebrated the season Monday night.  Read more here.

BCMS boys basketball wins second straight region title.

BCMS boys basketball wins second straight region title.

The Barons basketball team outlasted J.R. Trippe 30-29 in overtime to win their second straight MGMSAA title Thursday afternoon.  Read more here.

Rec. Department seeking sponsors, volunteers for upcoming Dixie Youth Softball World Series.

The Cochran Bleckley Rec. Department will host the Dixie Youth Softball 6u and 8u World Series July 28-August 3. Teams from Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas will be participating. Program sponsors, vendors, and volunteers are sought for the event. For more information, call Andy Brand, (478)934-3225.