COLUMBUS -- Governor John R. Kasich announced appointments to the following state boards:

Harold F. Dates, Jr., of Cincinnati (Hamilton County) and Jerry P. Lahmers, of Newcomerstown (Tuscarawas County) have been reappointed to the Ohio Livestock Care Standards Board for a term beginning April 4 and ending Jan. 15, 2015.

Kelly D. Cole of Hammerville (Brown County) has been reappointed to the Southern Ohio Agricultural and Community Development Foundation for a term beginning April 4 and ending June 2, 2016.