Interview with Ophelia Lowe

  • Identifier: 1980 OH 161
  • Date: 5/12/1980
  • Interviewer: Odum, Walter
  • Interviewee: Lowe, Ophelia
  • Description: In this interview, Ophelia Lowe, Editor of the Shopper's News, discusses how she "got into" the newspaper business, the history and growth of the paper, the Kentucky Press Association, and decision makers in the county.
  • Location: Paducah, KY
  • Duration: 00:27:18
  • Time Summary:
  • Restrictions: none
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
  • Indexer: Crystal Allen-Daniels
  • Funding Source: Project funded and indexed by the Kentucky Oral History Commission


“Interview with Ophelia Lowe,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed January 21, 2022,