Category Archives: Jobs and Industry

Flowers Foods Offering Veterans a Chance to Win $75k Towards Distribution Franchise

Wonder Bread, a brand owned by Thomasville based Flowers Foods, Inc, is sponsoring a contest to award $75,000 to 2 veterans to be used towards the purchase of a Flowers Baked Goods Distribution Franchise in the United States. The contest started at 12 a.m. on July 4th and runs until 11:59 p.m. on August 15th and is open… Read More »

Flint Media Teams Up with Local Business for Progress and New Industry

Local Companies are Working Together to Bring Progress and Industry to Bainbridge Flint Media, the parent company of local radio stations Live 1019, Rockin 106.3, Q92.3 and WMGR AM 930 and the website, recently made an investment into the Bainbridge community in an effort to clean up a blighted area of town and create progress and new… Read More »

Bainbridge company featured in industry magazine about making products for PepsiCo

A Bainbridge company, Danimer Scientific, was recently featured in a plastics industry magazine about its work with PepsiCo to provide it with 100 percent biodegradable plastic resins for its food packaging. Garry Kohl, senior director R&D, snacks category, global packaging innovation – ‎PepsiCo, detailed a startling goal at last month’s The Packaging Conference when discussing specific Frito-Lay initiatives… Read More »

Southwest Georgia woman’s life, career path transformed after finding technical college option

When Autumn Hanks came to Southern Regional Technical College, she came looking for help. After a less-than-stellar experience at a large university, she felt defeated. “I was just a number, a lost student in a sea of other lost students.” Tall, expressive, and flawlessly styled, it is hard to imagine Autumn feeling undistinguishable, but her misery was reflected… Read More »