Easter Tradition Spans Across Decades

6 years 2 months 2 weeks ago Saturday, April 19 2014 Apr 19, 2014 Saturday, April 19, 2014 11:12:00 PM CDT April 19, 2014 in News
By: Lee Anne Denyer, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
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MOBERLY - Thousands of kids, parents and community members scrambled through fields in Moberly Saturday searching for Easter eggs. 

The Family Life Fellowship Church began hosting the Easter egg hunt two decades ago. The annual event is free to the community. 

Children searched through five fields for eggs filled with prizes and candy.

"Each year for the past 2 decades we have hosted an annual egg hunt inviting those from in and around Moberly." Pastor Shawn Ames said. "Our heart is to help remind our community what Easter really is all about." 

The Randolph County Fire Department volunteered at the event and gave egg hunters tours of the equipment.

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