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Kenneth Hood

Kenneth Brown Hood, 81, a Farmer, Ginner and Owner & Operator of Hood Equipment, died December 1, 2022 at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis, TN.  Visitation is Monday December 5, 2022, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. at Duncan Baptist Church in Duncan, MS.  Funeral services are 2:00 p.m. Monday at Duncan Baptist Church in Duncan, MS [...]

By |2022-12-03T10:15:25-06:00December 3rd, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Important Notice from Joint Cotton Industry Bale Packaging Committee

    October 24, 2022   To:         U.S. Cotton Gins From:    Chris Berry, Chairman   Attention Required – PBI Management, Sampling and Packaging Performance   New educational material has been developed to reflect the best management practices of PBI tag placement and usage, as well as best sampling methods to prevent instances of mismatched tags. [...]

By |2022-10-26T08:54:04-05:00October 26th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Important Notice from Joint Cotton Industry Bale Packaging Committee

We are saddened to learn that Ken McKamey has passed away Kenneth “KG” McKamey, Jr. passed away peacefully with family in Portland, Texas on October 20th. Kenneth was born on November 23, 1942 in Corpus Christi, Texas to Hattie Bell and Kenneth McKamey, Sr. Kenneth earned a master’s degree in agricultural engineering from Cornell University [...]

By |2022-10-24T17:33:52-05:00October 24th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on

EEOC RELEASES UPDATED ‘KNOW YOUR RIGHTS’ POSTER

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has released a new ‘Know Your Rights’ poster, which updates and replaces the previous “EEO is the Law” poster. Covered employers are required by federal law to prominently display the poster at their work sites. The EEOC’s web page for the poster provides information about where to post [...]

By |2022-10-21T12:53:23-05:00October 24th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on EEOC RELEASES UPDATED ‘KNOW YOUR RIGHTS’ POSTER

We are saddened to learn that Fred Jones has passed away

Ransom Canyon- Fred Jones, 89, of Ransom Canyon, passed from this life Tuesday, September 6, 2022. Fred, third of seven children, was born April 3, 1933 in Pottsville Arkansas to Carl and Rhea (Speer) Jones. The family moved to the Lubbock Area in 1940. Fred is survived by his wife, Sandra, 1 sister, Becky of [...]

By |2022-09-14T09:12:01-05:00September 14th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on We are saddened to learn that Fred Jones has passed away

Frank Thompson’s Passing

Frank Thompson passed away on June 20, 2022, just shy of his 93rd birthday, in Lubbock surrounded by his beloved family. He was preceded in death by his parents, Les and Jessie Thompson, his sons, Kerry Wayne Thompson and Billy Carroll Ragsdale, and his daughter-in-law Janett Thompson. He is survived by his loving and caring [...]

By |2022-06-21T17:53:48-05:00June 21st, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Frank Thompson’s Passing

TCGA Member Has Big Win in Module Truck Case at Supreme Court

Earlier this month, the Supreme Court of Texas handed PPF Gin & Warehouse, LLC a big win by denying Delta County Appraisal District's petition for Review.  In this case, the Court of Appeals had essentially ruled that module trucks cannot be included as taxable property in the Appraisal District's valuation.  The basis of this ruling [...]

By |2022-04-18T11:01:22-05:00April 18th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on TCGA Member Has Big Win in Module Truck Case at Supreme Court

Ginners’ Labor Guide Updated

Since 1997, the TCGA, in conjunction with the National Cotton Ginners' Association and other Regional Associations, have maintained a publication called "A Ginner's Practical Guide to Compliance with the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and the Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act (MSPA).   This guide was originally developed in conjunction with the US Department [...]

By |2022-03-25T11:01:28-05:00March 25th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ginners’ Labor Guide Updated

Roy V. Baker, Jr. – 10/09/1938 – 03/16/2022

It is with deep regret that we inform you all that Roy Baker has passed away.   Here is his obituary: The family of Roy Baker will celebrate his life of 83 years at 10:00 AM on Thursday, March 24, 2022, at the Lake Ridge Chapel and Memorial Designers. His family will host a time of [...]

By |2022-03-21T08:45:55-05:00March 21st, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Roy V. Baker, Jr. – 10/09/1938 – 03/16/2022
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