Although they never got close enough to see the new president, those who made the trek to Washington from Evergreen for Inauguration Day were not disappointed.
“It was so inspiring,” said Janet Heck Doyle, who attended the Sunday concert. “There were all these people you see on TV and the themes of Abraham Lincoln and Martin Luther King.
“The setting was so cool. There was the statue of Lincoln looming over, like he was blessing the whole thing,” Doyle said.