Two state conservation officers with Southwest Indiana ties have been promoted by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources.
Bill Beville will serve as district commander for southeast Indiana.
Beville graduated from Vincennes University in 1985, and went to work afterward for the Indiana D-N-R.
Gary Pennington was promoted to Investigative Sergeant in the Law Enforcement Investigations subdivision.
Pennington began his career in 1990 as a Conservation officer in Daviess County.