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Reba McEntire headlines Cash music fest

Reba McEntire (Source: Arkansas State University) Reba McEntire (Source: Arkansas State University)

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – Another all star lineup of musical talent has been announced for the fourth annual Johnny Cash Music Festival.

According to a news release Monday by Arkansas State University, Reba McEntire, Bobby Bare and Loretta Lynn will be performing at this year's music festival.

Singer and comedian Mark Lowry will host the event scheduled for August 15. The festival will once again be held at the ASU Convocation Center in Jonesboro at 7:00 p.m.

The proceeds from the festival will fund the restoration of the Johnny Cash Boyhood Home in Dyess, Arkansas. Funds will also support a scholarship fund in Johnny Cash's name.

Tickets for the Johnny Cash Music Festival go on sale Friday, Feb. 28. You can purchase them at the Arkansas State Central Box Office and online at www.tickets.astate.edu or www.johnnycashmusicfest.com.

You can purchase tickets over the phone by calling toll-free at 1-888-278-3267.

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