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Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia signs on three students from THINC’s Expedition program

Posted on August 7th, 2018 by KMMG PR

(LaGrange, GA.) August 7, 2018 – Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia (KMMG) is pleased to announce that it has chosen three students from THINC College & Career Academy’s Expedition program, a work-based learning initiative. More than 30 students applied for the program, and 15 were chosen to serve as student interns, including the three signed on […]

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Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia Donates Vehicle to EAMC Lanier Hospital’s inpatient Acute Rehabilitation Unit

Posted on August 6th, 2018 by KMMG PR

(West Point, GA.) July 12, 2018 – Recently, Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia (KMMG) donated a Kia Optima to the East Alabama Medical Center-Lanier Hospital’s inpatient Acute Rehabilitation Unit, which served more than 200 patients during the past year. The vehicle, which is a non-drivable unit, will be used to help patients recovering from musculoskeletal injuries […]

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Kia team members hold citywide cleanup in West Point

Posted on June 24th, 2018 by KMMG PR

By Chris Heaney – The Valley Times-News WEST POINT — Going about their day Monday morning, West Point residents might have seen large groups of people wearing orange vests while painting, shoveling, trimming or doing a variety of other outdoor projects. These people hard at work were employees of Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia and they were […]

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50 Troup County, Georgia, Middle School Students Visited Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia to Learn and Apply Key STEM Skills During SAE International Competition

Posted on June 7th, 2018 by KMMG PR

WARRENDALE, Pa. (June 7, 2018) – Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia, Inc., welcomed 50 Troup County, Ga., middle school students last month to its manufacturing plant in West Point, Ga. The students participated in SAE International’s Motorized Toy Car competition. SAE International’s Motorized Toy Car Challenge is part of the award-winning A World In Motion® (AWIM) […]

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Team members at Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia donate to the American Cancer Society

Posted on April 26th, 2018 by KMMG PR

(West Point, GA.) April 26, 2018 – Team members at Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia, Inc. (KMMG) recently donated $35,000 to the American Cancer Society through its team member donation program. KMMG matched a portion of the team member donations. KMMG’s “Matching Gift Program” allows team members to donate to five charities, and the American Cancer […]

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Hundreds of Fifth Grade Students Learned STEM Skills at SAE International/Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia Event

Posted on November 2nd, 2017 by KMMG PR

WARRENDALE, Pa. (Nov. 20, 2017) – Creating the most efficient and smooth-running balloon-powered vehicle was the task for 500 fifth grade students on Thursday, Nov. 2 in Atlanta during the SAE International A World In Motion (AWIM) JetToy Competition, hosted by Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia, Inc. (KMMG). “It is so exciting and encouraging to watch […]

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Team Members with Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia Support Hurricane Relief Efforts

Posted on September 21st, 2017 by Patrick Sands

(West Point, GA.) September 21, 2017 – The team members of Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia, Inc. (KMMG) are working hard to help those in need following Hurricanes Harvey and Irma with a variety of activities at the plant. Adding to the team members’ initiatives, KMMG has contributed $100,000 to the American Red Cross’ hurricane relief […]

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Troup County Sheriff’s Office Adds Kia Sorento to its Fleet

Posted on September 5th, 2017 by KMMG PR

LaGRANGE, Ga. – Sgt. Stewart Smith, the Troup County Sheriff’s Office’s public information officer, has been attracting more attention than normal as he rides through the county thanks to a new West Point-built Kia Sorento that has recently joined the sheriff’s office’s fleet. “The comments about this vehicle have been very positive and we are […]

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Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia Produces One Millionth Sorento in the U.S.

Posted on May 2nd, 2017 by Patrick Sands

  (West Point, GA.) May 2, 2017 – On Monday, Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia, Inc. (KMMG) celebrated production of the plant’s one millionth Sorento CUV at its West Point facility.   Representing an investment of more than $1.1 billion, KMMG launched production of the Sorento on Nov. 16, 2009. It was joined by the Kia […]

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Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia Team Members Donate Lots of Toys to Area Children Through Toys For Tots

Posted on December 22nd, 2016 by Patrick Sands

(West Point, GA.) December 21, 2016 – Team Members at Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia recently donated more than 1,500 toys to the U.S. Marine Corps League of LaGrange for its Toys for Tots drive. The toys were donated to the U.S. Salvation Army and Empty Stocking Fund for deserving children throughout the county.   Photo […]

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