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Merle Haggard concert postponed due to illness

(Source: ASU Convocation Center) (Source: ASU Convocation Center)
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

A concert featuring two country music stars will be postponed due to one of the entertainers falling ill.

Merle Haggard and Marty Stuart had been scheduled to perform Thursday at the Convocation Center.

However, due to an ongoing battle with pneumonia Merle Haggard postponed the concert to May 10, according to Brad Pietz with the Convocation Center.

Tickets purchased for the original date of the concert will be honored at the door on the new concert date.

Those unable to make the May 10 concert can contact the Convo for information about a refund at 870-972-2781.

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