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Cochran Native Helps Wichita State to Elite 8

Wichita State senior Carl Hall's family and high school basketball coach talk about his team's unlikely trip to the Elite 8. COCHRAN, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) -...

Two Cochran Boy Scouts Recognized as Eagle Scouts, Join Five Percent of Scouts Who Reach that Rank

COCHRAN, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Just 5% of kids who enter the boy scouts program reach Eagle Scout status.  Thursday night, two Cochran teenagers become...

Firefighters Investigate Deadly Cochran House Fire

COCHRAN, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - State fire investigators are trying to figure out what sparked an early morning blaze that killed a Bleckley County teacher...

City of Cochran Sues Bleckley County for LOST Funds

COCHRAN, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The city of Cochran filed suit against Bleckley County and it all boils down to a penny. Negotiations for the distribution...

Dairy Queen Raises Money for Cochran Girl with Epilepsy

COCHRAN, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – One local restaurant owner is giving back to the community, one ice cream cone at a time. The Dairy Queen in...

21-Year-Old Dairy Queen Franchise Owner Giving Back to Cochran Community

COCHRAN, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - A Cochran restaurant owner is giving back and bringing the community together like never before, and he's only 21 years...

Bleckley County Deputy Shoots and Kills Cochran Man

COCHRAN, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - A Cochran man was shot and killed during an arrest in Bleckley County Friday night. According to the Bleckley County Sheriff's...

Mormons in Cochran Share their Faith, Clear Up Misconceptions Through Specialized Website

COCHRAN, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Just a short time ago, one of the only ways you'd ever hear the Mormon church's message, was if young...

Cochran Mayor Resigns Ahead of Criminal Trespassing Trial

COCHRAN, Georgia (41NBC-WMGT) - Cochran's mayor resigned this morning, just as jury selection was about to start for his criminal trespassing trial. According to...

Cochran’s Fourth of July Kids Parade

COCHRAN, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - The city of Cochran kicked off Independence Day with bikes, scooters, dogs and lots of kids.  Cochran Better Hometown sponsored the...

Scott’s BBQ In Cochran Talks Ribs And Rubs

COCHRAN, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) -- Doug Kitchens became the owner of Scott's BBQ in 1998. The restaurant opened in 1952 by Kitchens' father-in-law's uncle, Scott...

Cochran Lighting Plant To Close, 441 Jobs Lost

COCHRAN, Georgia (WMGT/41NBC) - Friday was a very tough day for Bleckley County and Cochran economically as Lithonia Lighting Plant announced it would close...