Beebe Appoints Jonesboro Man to UA Board

FAYETTEVILLE, AR (KAIT) - Governor Mike Beebe today named Ben Hyneman of Jonesboro to the University of Arkansas Board of Trustees.

The 58-year-old Hyneman is the president of Southern Pioneer Property & Casualty Insurance Company in Jonesboro.  A 1971 graduate of the U of A, Hyneman and his brother Hal have established the Frank and Marzee Ann Hyneman Scholarship Fund in honor of their parents.  The fund provides scholarships for northeast Arkansas students wanting to attend the U of A.