2009-01-14 / Front Page

Dews to highlight literacy program

"Early Reading First will present Bobby Dews in a literacy enrichment activity program Thursday, Jan. 15 at 5:30 p.m. at the Early County Elementary School lunchroom. Everyone is invited to attend. For more information contact Babs Williams at 723-4547.

Bobby Dews, a Calhoun County native, a writerin residence and teacher of creative writing at Andrew College, is a former St. Louis Cardinal minor league player and a former Atlanta Braves coach. He recently signed his 50th contract in professional baseball and will serve as Atlanta's senior major league advisor.

He has four published works of fiction including, Legends, Demons and Dreams which was reviewed in USA Today as one of 2005's top five sports-related books. Dews will soon have another work coming out called An Illusion of History.

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