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Update on Petersburg church auction

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Walnut Hill Baptist Church in Petersburg sold to the highest bidder.

More than 150 people turned out to bid on the Petersburg landmark and after a lot of back-and-forth between about a dozen groups, the church sold for $555,500.

The Petersburg congregation that bought it, says it will remain a resource and place of worship for the local community.

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