Merle Haggard Is Now ‘Dr.’ Merle Haggard
The doctor is in.
You can add ‘Doctor’ to the other honors Merle Haggard has.
(AP) – Merle Haggard now has an honorary degree from California State University, Bakersfield.
He was named an honorary doctor of fine arts at the school’s commencement this past Friday. The ceremony also honored another legendary country star – the late Buck Owens, who received the President’s Medal.
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