We The Church purchases 19.5 acres off Ga. 101 and Saddle Trail. As configured, the site goes from Ga. 101 back to Chateau Drive and abuts Saddlebrook Downs subdivision to the north. Tom Sipp of Hardy Realty had the listing. Records show the asking price was $295,000 and it sold for $246,000. Founded in January 2016, the congregation currently meets at 10 a.m. Sunday at the YMCA of Rome on Second Avenue.Tax records show the Platinum Group LLC of Atlanta bought the tract in December 2016 from the William A. Dupree Estate for $125,000. For more on We The Church:
The Lighthouse, a new church to the Rome community, will launch on Sunday, Aug. 25, at 4:30 p.m. The church is nondenominational and seeks to join together those in Rome who have not found a church community that best fits their needs. The church will gather at 15 Redmond Ct NW Rome.