9/11 tribute

Remembering 9/11 on the 20th Anniversary-The Midlands marks the date with Ceremonies

Marking the solemn anniversary of the September 11th attacks

Image courtesy City of Cayce COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The Midlands and the Nation are honoring the lives lost and the heroes made in the September 11, 2001 attacks. This years marks the 20th anniversary of 9/11. Here is a list of some of the ceremonies and events in the Midlands: 8:00am 9/11 Morning of Remembrance Ceremony at the Columbia Metropolitan…

Safety measures after the 9/11 attacks- how things have changed

Many security measures have been implemented since that dark day, but are we safer today?

ABC NEWS– As we mark the 20th anniversary of the deadly and horrific 9/11 terrorist attacks. Many security measures have been implemented since that dark day, but are we safer today? Experts weigh in. ABC’s Alex Presha has the latest. Categories: National News Tags: 9/11 tribute

Columbia area residents remember 9/11 tragedy 20 years later

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO) — Everyone seems to remember where they were when they first heard the news of the terrorist attack of September 11th 2001. Even 20 years later, remembering the tragedy is important to many people in the Midlands. “First it was confusion and then just shock,” said South Carolina resident Ron Clamp. Many Americans remember feeling the same….

SC Air National Guard 169th Fighter wing to support flyovers on 9/11

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The South Carolina Air National Guard’s 169th Fighter Wing will support three flyovers ON Saturday September 11, 2021 to mark the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks. The Guard says the 169th Fighter Wing flies the F-16 Fighting Falcon jet, a single-seat, multi-purpose fighter with the ability to fly up to twice the speed of sound. It is capable…

Fort Jackson to host wreath laying ceremony to commemorate 20th anniversary of 9/11

Fort Jackson honors the fallen heroes with wreath laying ceremony Sept. 10 at 5 p.m

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Fort Jackson will have a wreath laying ceremony to honor the victims and heroes of 9/11 this Friday, September 10. The ceremony will start at 5 p-m at Fort Jackson at Centennial Park. The event is open to the public. According to Fort Jackson officials, the event is open to the public but everyone needs to be…

Columbia remembers 9/11 with tribute at Memorial

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– South Carolina is remembering 9/11. The 9/11 Remembrance Foundation is paying tribute to South Carolina First Responders and Military Service members  Friday. The “9/11 Morning of Remembrance” prelude starts at 8 a-m, with the program beginning at 8-40 a-m… The 9/11 Memorial is located at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center on Lincoln Street. The program also marks…

9/11 Morning of Remembrance set for Friday in Columbia

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The 9/11 Remembrance Foundation will pay tribute to South Carolina First Responders and Military Service members on Friday. The “9/11 Morning of Remembrance” prelude starts at 8 a-m, with the program beginning at 8-40 a-m… At the Remembrance Memorial in the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center on Lincoln Street. The program also marks the 9th Anniversary of the…

‘Tribute in Light’ 9/11 commemoration cancelled

The annual memorial cancelled due to coronavirus

Image: Gary Hershorn/Corbis via Getty Images, FILE (ABC NEWS) —- The Tribute in Light, a 9/11 commemoration that takes place over Lower Manhattan, has been canceled this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. “This incredibly difficult decision was reached in consultation with our partners after concluding the health risks during the pandemic were far too great for the large crew required to produce…