The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) recently installed members of its Governing Board.
Rick Adams, of Mayking, was elected as a new member and will serve a one-year term that expires in November 2016. Adams is a high school history teacher in the Letcher County Schools system. He has taught at both Whitesburg High School and Letcher Central High School.
The board is the policysetting body for KHS, a state agency that educates the public through Kentucky’s history in order to confront the challenges of the future.