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Ohio author Michelle Houts defines herself as a "writer, school speech pathologist, a mom and a farmer." Her most recent book, Kammie on First: Baseball’s Dottie Kamenshek, has just been released by Ohio University Press.

Kamenshek was the real life baseball hero that actor Geena Davis portrayed in the movie A League of Their Own. This is Houts' first biography aimed at young audiences.


Annual uptown bash scheduled for Oct. 25
Female influence in rock is significant, according to Madeleine Toerne

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Selections include "Anything Goes" and "Raise Your Voice"
Adam Remnant and Orson Frontier will open show
Todd Snider and Richard Thompson will perform

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Movies are paired with short talks by scientists and tech experts
All proceeds will benefit the Southeastern Ohio Food Bank
Nuclear physicists David Ingram and Justin Frantz will introduce film, provide short Q&A
ARTS/West will host an evening of poetry, music and storytelling on Sept. 20
"Pop Goes the Easel" will be on display through Dec. 12
First annual Athens Area Fiber Faire will be held Oct. 4-5
WOUB's Amy Schmitt has a preview