McEntire, Yoakam, Among Stars on Jerry Lewis Telethon

Several country stars will appear on the Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon this Labor Day weekend. Reba McEntire , Billy Gilman , Dwight Yoakam , Tammy Cochran , Mickey Gilley , Sara Evans and the Oak Ridge Boys are scheduled to appear on the annual Muscular Dystrophy Association fundraiser. Vince Gill , Alan Jackson , Charley Pride and Steve Wariner taped telethon segments at the Grand Ole Opry in recent weeks. Beginning at 9 p.m. ET Sunday (Sept. 2), the telethon will air for 21½ hours on more than 200 TV stations. 08/31/01