This weekend will see a local historical committee present a play dedicated to Abraham Lincoln.
The Lincoln Heritage Committee of DeWitt County will present "Remembering Lincoln" tonight and tomorrow afternoon commemorating the 150th anniversary of Lincoln's death. Larry Buss, with the committee, explains the original play by Helen Steitz features local community members in the cast. It was first performed six years ago and focuses on various memorials given after Lincoln's death.
The play also features many historical anecdotes and figures throughout. Buss notes the show will also have humorous moments as well.
"Remembering Lincoln" will be at Clinton Presbyterian Church tonight at 7 and tomorrow afternoon at 2pm. Admission is free but donations will be accepted.