Journalist Dan Rather's scheduled appearance at Lamar State College in Port Arthur has been postponed due to an illness.

The following message was posted to the Lamar State College Port Arthur website:

Dan Rather at Lecture Series postponed

Due to illness, Dan Rather is unable to appear at tonight's Distinguished Lecture Series at Lamar State College-Port Arthur as planned.

The event has been postponed and an alternate date will be announced in the near future.