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… Continue reading Hundreds Attend Dedication of Lincoln Sculpture

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… Continue reading New Penny To Be Introduced At KY Lincoln Celebration