A grass-roots group, Appalachian Resist, is planning a Wednesday rally in Athens.
The rallt at 1:30 p.m. at the Athens County Courthouse is tied to a pretrial hearing for anti-fracking activist Madeline ffitch, who is facing criminal charges.
The rally is also aimed at the Ginsberg injection well in Athens Co., where ffitch was arrested.
For more information, call 740-591-2693 or go to www.appalachiaresist.wordpress.com.
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