|Californian Recipient of National Ginner Award|
Stan Creelman, a Tulare, CA, ginner, was named the 2011 Horace Hayden National Cotton Ginner of the Year.
|Coley to Lead the National Cotton Council in 2012|
C.B. “Chuck” Coley, a Vienna, GA, producer/ginner, was elected NCC chairman for 2012.
|Cotton Achievement Award Honors Billy Carter|
The late W.L. “Billy” Carter, Jr., who served as the North Carolina Cotton Producers Association’s executive vice president and was a former American Cotton Producers chairman, is the recipient of the 2011 Oscar Johnston Lifetime Achievement Award.
|Cotton Service Award Honors Neal Gillen|
Neal Gillen, the former executive vice president and general counsel of the American Cotton Shippers Association, is the recipient of the 2011 Harry S. Baker Distinguished Service Award.
|Sharp Elected American Cotton Producers Chair|
Clyde Sharp, a Roll, AZ, cotton producer, was elected as chairman of the American Cotton Producers (ACP) of the National Cotton Council for 2012, during the NCC’s annual meeting on February 10-12 in Fort Worth.
|Webb Elected 2012 Cotton Council International President|
James L. “Jimmy” Webb, a Leary, GA, cotton producer, will serve as
the 2012 president of Cotton Council International.