The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

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April 17, 2014

Jake Owen, Kellie Pickler to headline Friends of Coal Auto Fair

— The 11th Annual Friends of Coal Auto Fair is gearing up for its biggest concert yet — Jake Owen and Kellie Pickler.

YMCA of Southern West Virginia CEO Jay Rist said he’s very excited to have these big country names making a stop in Beckley for the Auto Fair.

Jake Owen sings the popular song “Barefoot Blue Jean Night” and Kellie Pickler was an American Idol contestant and winner of ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” last year.

The concert will be held Saturday, July 19; tickets go on sale April 28.

The Friends of Coal Auto Fair will be hosted July 18-20 at the YMCA Paul Cline Memorial Youth Sports Complex.

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