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Who will be the headliner speaker at the annual Lincoln Day celebration is this weekend?

Mar 04, 2013 -- 4:50pm

The Cape County Republican Women’s Club is hosting their 44th annual Lincoln Day Dinner on Saturday, the 9th at 6pm at Ray’s Plaza Conference Center, in Cape. Vice President Lisa Reitzel says  the featured speakers are Congressman Frank Lucas, Congresswoman Ann Wagner and Republican 8th Congressional District nominee Jason Smith. The MC for the evening will be Missouri Republican Party Chairman Ed Martin. She tells KZIM KSIM this is a pep rally of sorts! A time to rally everyone on the issues and showcase who we want to be our leaders. This is truly a year of opportunities. Lieutenant Governor Peter Kinder, State Auditor Tom Schweich, State Senator Wayne Wallingford, State Representative Donna Lichtenegger and State Representative Kathy Swan will also be in attendance. Reitzel says the program will include awards presented to special volunteers, by the Cape County Republican Central Committee, SEMO Pachyderm Club and the family of the late Weldon Macke.  Tickets are $20 in advance at Horizon Screen Printing and JCS Wireless in Cape Girardeau. They will be $25 at the door. For ticket information call (573)200-4073.

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