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King Cool Forced to Cancel Concert Because of Pandemic Concerns

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EVEN DONNIE IRIS IS AFFECTED

On Thursday, Beaver County native Donnie Iris was browsing a Florida Publix grocery store. His concert planned for tonight at the nonprofit Center of Anna Maria was canceled days before because of the pandemic concerns.

The center is expecting to reschedule it for December. And Iris told BeaverCountian.com he was thinking of getting himself home.

“We’re probably leaving Saturday, because I’m hearing of a possible lockdown” of the airlines, Iris said.

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Sandra Donovan
Sandra Donovan
Sandra Fischione Donovan is a BeaverCountian.com contributing reporter. She previously spent 17 years as a reporter and editor with the Beaver County and Allegheny Times and another dozen years as a freelancer for the Pittsburgh Tribune Review. She has won local and state journalism awards. A graduate of Penn State University Park, she also holds a master's degree from Carnegie Mellon University.

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