Keith R. Kappes, publisher of The Morehead News, has been elected to a three-year term on the Board of Directors of the Kentucky Press Association (KPA).
He represents the 13 newspapers in District 8 of the KPA, located in Bath, Bracken, Fleming, Lewis, Mason, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan, Robertson and Rowan counties.
He succeeds Danetta Barker, former publisher of the Flemingsburg Gazette.
Kappes was named publisher of the Morehead News Group in August 2010. The newspaper group includes The Morehead News, Grayson Journal-Enquirer and Olive Hill Times.