LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson announced several appointments Aug. 21, including the following Southeast Arkansas residents:


Sergeant Marty Wardlaw, Warren, was appointed to the Pawnbroker Licensure Commission. The appointment expires Aug. 1, 2022.


James Whitaker, McGehee, was appointed to the Arkansas Rice Research and Promotion Board, replacing Bobby Hoard. The appointment expires June 30, 2019.


John Freeman, Dumas, was reappointed to the Arkansas Soybean Promotion Board. The appointment expires June 30, 2019.


Glynn Guenther, Sherrill, was reappointed to the Arkansas Soybean Promotion Board. The appointment expires June 30, 2019.


John Farmer, Dumas, was reappointed to the Arkansas Catfish Promotion Board. The appointment expires June 30, 2019.


David Heikes, White Hall, was reappointed to the Arkansas Catfish Promotion Board. The appointment expires June 30, 2019.


Trent Dabbs, Stuttgart, was reappointed to the Arkansas Corn and Grain Sorghum Promotion Board. The appointment expires July 1, 2019.