Hundreds Attend Dedication of Lincoln Sculpture

Hundreds came out to Waterfront Park last night for the dedication a new statue of Abraham Lincoln by Louisville-based sculptor Ed Hamilton. WFPL’s Elizabeth Kramer was there. A 50-piece orchestra was on hand for the ceremony to play Aaron Copeland’s “A Lincoln Portrait.” The ceremony celebrated the statue that depicts Lincoln imagined during his 1841 […]

New Penny To Be Introduced At KY Lincoln Celebration

Ceremonies will be held across the country tomorrow to mark the 200th birthday of Abraham Lincoln. In Lincoln’s hometown of Hodgenville, a re-designed penny honoring the 16th president will be officially released into circulation. Greg Hernandez, spokesperson for the U.S. Mint, says: “On the tail side, there will be a log cabin image that will […]