Whether the modern guy is singer Perry Como, former House Speaker John Boehner, or someone else appears to be a matter of opinion.
In the middle of the traffic circle at the center of town (which is also the intersection of US-30 and US-Business-15) is this very green island.
Like the statue, this monument to Company K is located on the sidewalk surrounding the traffic circle. You can read more here, too.
After visiting these places, I was off to find a place to eat, and then drive back down to Maryland.