Friday, December 27, 2013

Last service at vandal-hit St Paul's Anglican Church

A 100-YEAR-OLD church targeted by vandals and lead thieves is set to hold its final service.

St Paul’s Church in Makins Road, Parkeston, will close to public worship on January 26.

The date will mark almost a hundred years of St Paul’s and the final service will celebrate this.

Vandalism and lead theft left the building in a poor state of repair, which the church committee could not afford to fix.

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Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Ex-con accused of setting fire to Catholic church

EL CAJON, Calif. - A preliminary hearing was scheduled Wednesday for an ex-con accused of setting a fire that caused more than $200,000 in damage to a Catholic church near Mount Helix.

Eugene William Volk, 45, is charged with arson and vandalism.