Joe Nichols replaces Craig Morgan as Jackson County Fair opener

joe nichols press photoCentral Point, Ore — Following a family tragedy and the cancellation of his concert Wednesday night at the Jackson County Fair, country musician Craig Morgan will be replaced by Joe Nichols according to the Jackson County Expo.

Morgan had to cancel his planned performance as the fair’s opening act after the loss of his son.

Nichols will perform Wednesday, July 20th at 8:30. Tickets are available online at

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