PIKEVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Former Kentucky Gov. Paul Patton is the
new president at Pikeville College.
The board of trustees announced its choice Wednesday. Patton has
been a member of the board for nearly 30 years and is a
distinguished visiting lecturer in public policy and leadership at
Patton, who was governor from 1995 to 2003, was Pike County
judge-executive before becoming lieutenant governor in 1991.
Patton replaces interim president Boyd R. Buser, who is vice
president and dean of the college's School of Osteopathic Medicine.
Buser became interim president after the resignation of Michael
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