Bleckley Progress Click for classifieds
Home
Where to go when you need to know!
Contact

Our Services

Front Page 
 
 High School Sports
 
 Middle School Sports
 
 Community News
 Saying Thank You
 Fundraisers
 
 Community Sports
 
 Schedules
 
 Forms
 
 Directions
 High School Directions
 
 Links
 
 Site News
 
 Special Announcements
Search

Community News Jan 19th, 2022 - 15:53:51


Relatively quiet BOE meeting held.

By Dave Whitaker
Jan 19, 2022, 17:48

Email this article
 Printer friendly page
Tuesday night’s monthly board meeting held in the BCMS Media Center was more about updates than anything else. There were no contracts nor grants to vote on. No policies which needed to be updated or adopted.

Superintendent Dr. Steve Smith provided several updates. One of them was on the new voting maps. Smith said House Reapportionment Office had the new voting maps (which were done to help rebalance the districts.) He expects the local legislation to be passed by the Georgia Legislature in the next two weeks.

In the financial report, Smith said with 50 percent of the school year elapsed, 45.2 percent of the budget had been used. He noted ESPLOST collections were up $21,000 for December 2021 compared to last year.

On facilities, Smith said they were soliciting bids to clean BCHS. He said work continues to go well on the new primary school, noting how “blessed” they were that things such as supply chain issues hadn’t snarled the work and the new building was on track to be open on time.

There was one bit of special recognition. Timarco Ross was recognized for being among a handful of students across the state to be chosen for the Georgia School Boards Association Youth Advisory Council.

From the executive session, two former BCHS athletes will serve as graduate assistants for BCMS sports this spring. Sarah Green, track and Ethan Hulsey, baseball.

© Copyright by BleckleyProgess.com

Top of Page


Latest Headlines
High School Sports
BCHS wins Cooperative Spirit Sportsmanship Award.
BCHS girls basketball team attends USC camp.
Royals baseball, Lady Royals softball, working during the summer.
Middle School Sports
BCMS Baseball celebrates season.
Girls tennis wins region title.
BCMS Tennis closes regular season on winning note.
Community News
Locals get a sneak peek of what might be next for Jurassic Jungle.
Bleckley 12u baseball all stars raising funds for potential world series trip.
School news and notes.
Community Sports
8u Baseball wins sportsmanship award.
All Star Teams stay alive at state.
Tough start for baseball all stars.
Schedules
Rec. department to host 6u, 8u state baseball tournaments this week.
Bleckley Church Softball League schedule available for download.
Games added to BCHS baseball schedule.
Forms
Registration open for Little Miss Auxiliary Pageant.
Bleckley Summer Theatre Camp returning this July.
BCHS Diamond Club seeking sponsorships for 2022 season.
Directions
Directions to Toombs County football stadium.
Girls soccer headed to Fitzgerald for round two of playoffs.
Directions to Early County High School.
Links
Link to info about parking for graduation.
Link to football squad tryout material.
Link to tryout material for BCHS Competition Squad.
Site News
All Star update and why there are no photos.
Times like this can't be helped.
I let you down last night.
Special Announcements
Local business celebrating 10-year anniversary.
Local couple celebrating 50th wedding anniversary.
Local church seeking full-time children's pastor.

 
All content © BleckleyProgress.com and its contributors.
**Copying or reposting of photos without permission is prohibited.**