Gov. Mike Beebe appointed these Southeast Arkansas residents to state boards and commissions Tuesday:

Gov. Mike Beebe appointed these Southeast Arkansas residents to state boards and commissions Tuesday:


• Jay Coker of Stuttgart was reappointed to the Arkansas Rice Research and Promotion Board until June 30, 2016.


• Katherine Earlywine of Stuttgart was appointed to the State Board of Sanitarians until June 30, 2019. She replaces David McKinnon.


• Charles Ledbetter of Fordyce was reappointed to the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Licensing Board until June 30, 2018.


• Derrick Newby of Pine Bluff was reappointed to the State Board of Sanitarians until June 30, 2019.


Reappointed to the Arkansas Catfish Promotion Board until June 30, 2016:


• Jeff Baxter of Watson.


• Wayne Branton of Wilmot.


Reappointed to Arkansas Commission on Child Abuse, Rape and Domestic Violence until June 30, 2016:


• Robert Parker of Sheridan.


Reappointed to the Arkansas Soybean Promotion Board until June 30, 2016:


• Douglas Hartz of Stuttgart. He replaces Andrew Oliver.