Easter

Second bomb explodes in Sri Lanka

SRI LANKAH (WOLO)- According to the Associated press a second bomb has detonated in Sri Lanka. A van parked next to the church that exploded Easter Sunday has exploded.  So far there has been no reports of any injuries. We will continue to keep you updated as this story is still developing. Categories: National News, News Tags: bomb, Easter, second,…

Easter comes early at the Governor’s mansion

Columbia, SC (WOLO) —Easter weekend came early Tuesday afternoon for some special kids at the Governors Mansion. Patients from Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital took part in the Governor’s annual Easter egg hunt. families we spoke with say today’s event was a great way to get a break from the hospital. The Easter egg hunt was first organized back in 1986…

Happy Easter from ABC Columbia

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Churches across the Midlands and the nation are gathering today to celebrate Easter. The Christian Calendar marks Easter as the oldest and most important event, celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus Christ on the third day after his crucifixion, as described in the New Testament. Easter is preceded by Lent, a forty-day period of fasting and penance. Categories:…

Columbia Easter ‘Eggstravaganza’ Planned for Late March

  COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Get ready for a ‘hoppin’ good time, The City of Columbia has announced the date for for the 8th annual Let’s Move! Columbia Easter Eggstravaganza. This year’s event will include games, eggs-ercises, face painting, exhibitors, refreshments and more, say city offficials. The event will take place Saturday, March 24 from 2-5 p.m at Finlay Park. Here are details…

Happy Easter from ABC Columbia

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Churches across the Midlands and the nation are gathering today to celebrate Easter. The Christian Calendar marks Easter as the oldest and most important event, celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus Christ on the third day after his crucifixion, as described in the New Testament. Easter is preceded by Lent, a forty-day period of fasting and penance. Categories:…

Easter Spending on the Rise for Chocolates and Decorations

CNN–Easter spending is high. According to the National Retail Federation spending for Easter is expected to reach 18 point four billion dollars, that’s up six percent over last year’s record and a new all time high.  Two point six billion will go towards buying Easter themed candy, like chocolate. Experts say consumers will also spend money on Easter clothing and…

Happy Easter

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Churches across the Midlands and the nation are gathering today to celebrate Easter. The Christian Calendar marks Easter as the oldest and most important event, celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus Christ on the third day after his crucifixion, as described in the New Testament. Easter is preceded by Lent, a forty-day period of fasting and penance. Tonight…