Tag: North Carolina
Baptist leader and wife charged with poisoning neighbours’ three dogs
NORTH Carolina Baptist leader James David “Jim” Goldston III was, until recently, a board member of an animal rescue organisation. But he promptly quit when he and his wife Agnes were charged with poisoning three dogs belonging to their neighbours . The arrest of the pair led to Goldston’s resignation from Saving Grace Animals for…
US church that lost almost $800,000 to a scammer started a fundraiser to recoup its losses. Response is dismal.
IN a heartfelt plea for $793,848, pastor Johnny Blevins, above, of North Carolina’s Elkin Valley Baptist Church, relates in a GoFundMe video how the church had “prayerfully saved toward a new worship center for over ten years”, then lost more than half of its savings. But the appeal, launched after the church fell victim to…