By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
VIDEO: AGCO breaks ground in Black Creek, to hold hiring event
groundbreaking final.jpg
Local, state and federal officials joined AGCO for its groundbreaking on Wednesday at its site at the Industrial Centre in Black Creek. The company will create 31 new jobs and assemble Massey Ferguson tractors. Photo provided.

Bryan County's newest industry, AGCO, held a groundbreaking Wednesday at the Industrial Centre in Black Creek. 

Friday, the company will hold a "hiring event" from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Hendrix Park Gym to help find workers for the new plant, which will assemble Massey Ferguson tractors and is expected to offer starting pay of more than $16 per hour.

For more information, call 912-653-5309.

First District Congressman Buddy Carter was on hand to speak at the groundbreaking. See the VIDEO below.

VIDEO: Congressman Buddy Carter at AGCO groundbreaking

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video

Sign up for our E-Newsletters