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New congregation calls historic Citrus Heights church home

By Mike Hazlip— After sitting vacant for just over six months, a new congregation is set to begin holding services in a century-old church building on Old Auburn Road.

16,000-square-foot church proposed near Sylvan Corners

By Mike Hazlip— Construction of a large, new church building has been proposed on Old Auburn Road, city documents show.

What’s going on in front of Holy Family Catholic Church?

Sentinel staff report– Construction fencing and heavy equipment have recently appeared in front of Holy Family Catholic Church, along a high-traffic section of Old Auburn Road near Sunrise Boulevard.

Heights Church, residents work together to improve Mariposa Elementary

By Sara Beth Williams– A Citrus Heights neighborhood association and a local church have partnered together to help bring a new community resource room to Mariposa Elementary.

100-year-old church building in Citrus Heights listed for $1.6M

By Mike Hazlip— A church on Old Auburn Road dating back to the early 1920s, and the former home to Pioneer Baptist, is on the market for $1,600,000. The property at 7600 Old Auburn Rd. is listed on…

Abandoned Citrus Heights church building leaves behind questions

Citrus Heights United Methodist Church, which operated for more than half a century at 7833 Highland Ave., now has plywood covering the windows and shards of broken glass in several places throughout the grounds. Weeds spring up through…

Future unclear for what comes next for historic Citrus Heights church building

By Mike Hazlip— After meeting at 7600 Old Auburn Rd. for years, Pioneer Baptist Church has moved to a new facility in Carmichael, leaving the century-old building available.

Antelope Road Christian Fellowship has changed names. Here’s why

By Mike Hazlip— A prominent Citrus Heights church on Antelope Road is re-branding with a name change that the pastor says better reflects its purpose.

Pioneer Baptist moves from historic Citrus Heights church building

Sentinel staff report– Pioneer Baptist Church, which had been meeting for years at a century-old church building on Old Auburn Road, has officially moved to a new location in Carmichael.

Local church plans new perimeter fence to stop ongoing vandalism

By Mike Hazlip— After repeated incidents of vandalism, Holy Family Catholic Church is planning to install a perimeter fence.