Tag Archives: Chamber of Commerce

Cohen, Bell Named 2016 Ag Man and Woman of the Year

At the 2016 Ag Appreciation Luncheon, the Bainbridge – Decatur County Chamber of Commerce honored Robert Cohen and Emma Jean Bell as Ag Man and Woman of the Year. Mr Cohen was introduced by Tommy Dollar and Mrs Bell was introduced by her granddaughter, Lindsey Bell Hayes. Jerry Long, the Chairman of the Georgia Farm Bureau, was the… Read More »

Flint River Fair is Off to a Great Start (photos)

The Flint River Fair, at it’s new location at the Earl May Boat Basin in Bainbridge, is off to a great start. According to Adrienne Harrison, President of the Bainbridge-Decatur County Chamber of Commerce, pre-sale armbands and admission ticket sales were up significantly and gate admission numbers for the first night (Tuesday) appeared to be up as well.… Read More »

Flint River Fair is Coming Soon!

The all new Flint River Fair is set to make its debut this month at the Earl May Boat Basin in Bainbridge. Opening October 25 and running through October 29, this year’s fair will feature a new name, location and fair company, as the Bainbridge-Decatur County Chamber of Commerce decided to move the fair to the Boat Basin… Read More »

13th Annual River Town Days Will Be Bigger than Ever

The 13th annual River Town Days festival will be held Friday, March 11 and Saturday March 12, 2016 at the Earl May Boat Basin in Bainbridge.  This year’s event will feature the Flames on the Flint BBQ cook-off, free stage entertainment by the Kinchafoonee Cowboys, kids rides and activities and more.   The Flames on the Flint BBQ… Read More »

Red’s Roofing celebrates opening with ribbon cutting

Red’s Roofing recently celebrated their new membership in the Bainbridge-Decatur County Chamber of Commerce with a ribbon cutting and barbeque lunch for those in attendance. There was even a live band to keep people in high spirits as they learned more about Red’s Roofing, which is owned and operated by Jessie Barefield at 611 Faceville Road in Bainbridge.… Read More »

Kale IT Services celebrates new location with Chamber ribbon cutting

Kale IT Services, LLC in Bainbridge celebrated the opening of its new location at 814 S. Scott Street in Bainbridge with a ribbon cutting sponsored by the Bainbridge-Decatur County Chamber of Commerce. Kale IT Services is perhaps most well-known for the high-quality repairs they do on cell phones, personal computers and tablets. But the team at Kale IT… Read More »

Bainbridge State offering tuition grants for adults who want to go back to school

Bainbridge State College is offering an amazing deal for any adults who would like to go back and finish their associate’s or bachelor’s degree. Dr. Rodney Carr, vice-president of student affairs at Bainbridge State College, talked about progress being made at the college at the Bainbridge-Decatur County Chamber of Commerce’s monthly luncheon on August 6. Tuition grants are… Read More »

Southern Fresh Market celebrates Grand Opening with ribbon cutting

The Bainbridge-Decatur County Chamber of Commerce celebrated the Grand Opening of Southern Fresh Market with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to welcome new owners, Kevin and Amanda Rentz. The Ribbon Cutting was held Friday, June 26, 2015 at 11 am at Southern Fresh Market located at 1310 Dothan Rd in Bainbridge. Many of the market’s customers on Friday enjoyed… Read More »

Salvation Army celebrates expansion of Bainbridge store

The Salvation Army Service Center in Bainbridge celebrated the grand re-opening of its newly renovated and larger store with a ribbon cutting and ceremony on Friday morning. In September, The Salvation Army will have been operating at its location on South Scott Street in Bainbridge for 23 years, originally opening in 1992. The board of directors of the Bainbridge… Read More »

Bella’s Boutique Welcomes New Owner with Grand Re-Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

The Bainbridge-Decatur County Chamber of Commerce celebrated the Grand Re-Opening of Bella’s Boutique with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to welcome new owner, Randee Eubanks. The Ribbon Cutting was held Tuesday, February 24, at Bella’s, located at 303 E. Shotwell Street in Bainbridge. Bella’s offers an array of boutique items for the whole family! Contact them today at 229-246-1720… Read More »

Bainbridge State College enrollment growth shared at Chamber of Commerce luncheon

Bainbridge State College is seeing several positive trends in its student enrollment, according to Dr. Rodney Carr, the college’s vice president of Student Affairs. Carr spoke to a large audience at the Bainbridge-Decatur County Chamber of Commerce’s monthly luncheon, “Chamber Connect,” which is the successor to the Chamber’s monthly breakfasts. Over the past two years, student enrollment has… Read More »

Decatur County Historical Society museum celebrates opening with ribbon cutting

The Bainbridge-Decatur County Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of the new location of the Decatur County Historical Society with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Tuesday, December 9. They are now located at 127 E. Water Street in downtown Bainbridge. A collection of historic memorabilia is located in this wonderful museum “On the Square.” The Decatur County… Read More »