Interview with Michael Patton

  • Identifier1980 OH 215
  • Date5/28/1980
  • InterviewerBerge, William H.
  • IntervieweePatton, Michael
  • DescriptionIn this interview, Michael Patton, Editor of the Allen County News, discusses his early life and education, why the paper is successful, and the problems and pressures of a small-town newspaper. He also discusses many county decision makers and community issues
  • LocationScottsville, KY
  • Duration00:54:49
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
  • IndexerCrystal Allen-Daniels
  • Funding SourceProject funded and indexed by the Kentucky Oral History Commission


“Interview with Michael Patton,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed April 15, 2024,