Legals for 01/20/2023 – 01/26/2023

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NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE

STATE OF Alabama COUNTY OF ETOWAH

Default having been made of the terms of the loan documents secured by that certain mortgage executed by Kevin Crowder And Stacy Crowder Husband And Wife to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as mortgagee, as nominee for First Federal Bank, A FSB, its successors and assigns dated September 17, 2018; said mortgage being recorded on September 17, 2018, as Instrument No. 3473613 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama. Said Mortgage was last sold, assigned and transferred to Truist Bank in Instrument 3501173 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama.

The undersigned, Truist Bank, under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in said mortgage, will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the main entrance of the Court House in Etowah County, Alabama during the legal hours of sale (between 11am and 4pm), on the 15th day of February, 2023 the following property, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

Lot 14, Block 4 of Sims Second Addition to Glencoe, according to the map recorded in Plat Book “D”, Page 85, and as amended in Plat Book “D”, Page 195, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, lying and being in Glencoe, Etowah County, Alabama.

Said property is commonly known as 415 Juanita Street, Glencoe, AL 35905.

Should a conflict arise between the property address and the legal description the legal description will control.

Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), the right of redemption of any taxing authority, all outstanding liens for public utilities which constitute liens upon the property, any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, any assessments, liens, encumbrances, easements, rights-of-way, zoning ordinances, restrictions, special assessments, covenants, the statutory right of redemption pursuant to Alabama law, and any matters of record including, but not limited to, those superior to said Mortgage first set out above. Said property will be sold on an “as-is” basis without any representation, warranty or recourse against the above-named or the undersigned.  The successful bidder must present certified funds in the amount of the winning bid at the time and place of sale.

Alabama law gives some persons who have an interest in property the right to redeem the property under certain circumstances. Programs may also exist that help persons avoid or delay the foreclosure process. An attorney should be consulted to help you understand these rights and programs as a part of the foreclosure process.

The sale will be conducted subject (1) to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) to final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the Mortgage.

TRUIST BANK

as holder of said mortgage

McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC

Two North Twentieth

2 20th Street North, Suite 1000

Birmingham, AL 35203

(800) 275-7171

FT21@mccalla.com

File No. 22-04140AL

www.foreclosurehotline.net

January 6, 13, and 20, 2023

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NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain mortgage executed by William Brian Davis and Joanna Ellen Davis, for and during their joint lives and upon the death of either of them, then to the survivor of them in fee simple, together with every contingent remainder and right of revision, to Wells Fargo Bank N.A., on October 29, 2010, said mortgage being recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama, on November 4, 2010, as Document Number 3340730. Specialized Loan Servicing, LLC, the current holder, under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in said mortgage, will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, in front of the main entrance of the Etowah County Courthouse, in Gadsden, Alabama, on February 15, 2023, during the legal hours of sale, the following described real estate, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

All that part of the SW ¼ of the SW ¼ of Section 36, Township 11 South, Rage 6 East of the Huntsville Meridian more particularly described as follows: Commencing at the Record North-west corner of the SW ¼ of the SW ¼ of Section 36, Township 11 South Range 6 East of the Huntsville Meridian; thence a Record East along the North line of said forty, a Record distance of 928 feet to a point; thence S 00 degrees 53 minutes 16 seconds E a record distance of 125. Feet to an iron pin found at the point of beginning. From said point of beginning, N 89 degrees 13 minutes 33 seconds E a distance of 173.60 feet to an iron pin set at the Westerly right-of-way of Troy Street; thence along said right-of-way, S 00 degrees 56 minutes 03 seconds E a distance of 250.00 feet to an iron pin found; thence leaving said right of way S 89 degrees 11 minutes 08 seconds W of 173.80 feet to an iron pin found; thence N 00 degrees 53 minutes 16 seconds W a distance of 250.12 feet to the point of beginning, containing 1.0 acres, more or less and except any easements of rights of way, and being a portion of the SW ¼ of the SW ¼ of Section 36, Township 11 South, Range 6 East of the Huntsville Meridian, Etowah County, Alabama.

More commonly known as: 830 Troy Street, Gadsden, AL 35901

This Property will be sold on as “as is, where is” basis, without warranty or recourse, expressed or implied as to title, use and/or enjoyment and will be sold subject to the right of redemption of all parties entitled thereto.  Alabama law gives some persons who have an interest in property the right to redeem the property under certain circumstances. Programs may also exist that help persons avoid or delay the foreclosure process. An attorney should be consulted to help you understand these rights and programs as part of the foreclosure process. This sale is made for the purpose of paying the indebtedness secured by said mortgage, as well as the expense of foreclosure. The successful bidder must tender certified funds by noon the next busi-ness day to Law Office of Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C.  Certified funds must be in the form of a wire transfer, bank or credit union’s cashier’s check, or bank official check payable to Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C. Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C. reserves the right to award the bid to the next highest bidder should the highest bidder fail to timely tender the total amount due. If sale is voided, Mortgagee/Transferee shall return the bid amount to the successful purchaser and the Mortgagee/Transferee shall not be liable to the purchase for any damages. If the sale is set aside for any reason, the purchaser at the sale shall be only entitled to a return of the deposit and bid amount, if paid. The Mortgagee/Transferee reserves the right to bid for and purchase the real estate and to credit is purchase price against the expenses of sale and indebtedness secured by the real estate. This sale is subject to postponement or cancellation.

Specialized Loan Servicing, LLC (“Transferee”)

Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C.

244 Inverness Center Drive

Birmingham, AL 35242

Phone: (801) 355-2886

January 6, 13, and 20, 2023

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MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE NOTICE

Whereas, default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain mortgage executed by William C. Holmes to WinSouth Credit Union, on the 22nd day of March, 2021, said mortgage being recorded as Instrument Number 3518201, in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama, and the undersigned, by reason of such de-fault, having declared the entire remaining indebtedness secured by said mortgage to be immediately due and payable, and said mortgage subject to foreclosure, and such default continuing, notice is hereby given, that acting under the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the undersigned, WinSouth Credit Union, will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash in front of the courthouse door in Etowah County, Alabama, during the legal hours of sale on the 27th day of January, 2023, the following described real estate situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

Lot Number Seventeen (17) in Belmar Estates, according to the map thereof as recorded in Plat Book “G”, Page 193, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, and lying and being in Glencoe, Etowah County, Alabama.

Said sale will be made for the purpose of paying the indebtedness secured by said mortgage, as well as the expenses of foreclosure. The sale will be subject to the rights of redemption by those parties entitled to redeem under the laws of the State of Alabama.

Misty Sosebee-Ledbetter

Brunson & Walker Attorneys, P.C.

301 Broad Street

Gadsden, Alabama 35901

Phone 256-546-9205

January 6, 13, and 20, 2023

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NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE

STATE OF Alabama COUNTY OF ETOWAH

Default having been made of the terms of the loan documents secured by that certain mortgage executed by Gregory Crews And Loretta Crews Husband And Wife to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as mortgagee, as nominee for Embrace Home Loans, Inc., its successors and assigns dated June 23, 2010; said mortgage being recorded on June 30, 2010, as Instrument No. 3334406 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama. Said Mortgage was last sold, assigned and transferred to Lakeview Loan Servicing, LLC to be recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama.

The undersigned, Lakeview Loan Servicing, LLC, under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in said mortgage, will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the main entrance of the Court House in Etowah County, Alabama during the legal hours of sale (between 11am and 4pm), on the 8th day of February, 2023 the following property, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

ALL THAT PART OF THE E 1/2 OF THE FRACTIONAL NE 1/4 OF SECTION 6, TOWNSHIP 12, SOUTH, RANGE 7 EAST OF THE HUNTSVILLE MERIDIAN MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCING AT THE RECORD SOUTHWEST CORNER OF LOT 15, AQUA VISTA, (A SUBDIVISION) AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK G, PAGES 279, 281 AND 283 IN THE JUDGE OF PROBATE OFFICE IN ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA, SAID POINT BEING ON THE EASTERLY RIGHT OF WAY OF AQUA VISTA WEST; THENCE ALONG SAID RIGHT OF WAY, A RECORD BEARING OF N 08’ 30’ 00” E A RECORD DISTANCE OF 74.10 FEET TO A POINT; THENCE LEAVING SAID EASTERLY RIGHT OF WAY, A RECORD BEARING OF N 81’ 30’ 00” W A RECORD DISTANCE OF 50.00 FEET TO A 1/2” REBAR IRON FOUND ON THE WESTERLY RIGHT OF WAY OF AQUA VISTA WEST A POINT OF BEGINNING. FROM SAID POINT OF BEGINNING AND LEAVING SAID RIGHT OF WAY, CONTINUE N 81’ 30’ 00” W A DISTANCE OF 250.00 FEET TO A 1/2” REBAR IRON FOUND, THENCE N 08’ 30’ 00” E A DISTANCE OF 174.17 FEET TO A 3/4” SOLID STOCK IRON FOUND; THENCE S 81’ 31’ 13” E A DISTANCE OF 249.35 FEET TO A 1/2” PIPE FOUND ON THE WESTERLY RIGHT OF WAY OF AQUA VISTA WEST; THENCE ALONG SAID RIGHT OF WAY, S 08’ 16’ 42” W A DISTANCE OF 174.24 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, CONTAINING 1.00 ACRES, MORE OR LESS, LESS AND EXCEPT ANY EASEMENTS OR RIGHT OF WAY, AND BEING A PORTION OF THE E 1/2 OF THE FRACTIONAL NE 1/4 OF SECTION 6, TOWNSHIP 12 SOUTH, RANGE 7 EAST OF THE HUNTSVILLE MERIDIAN, ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA. SUBJECT TO; BUILDING AND SETBACK LINES, RESTRICTIONS, COVENANTS AND CONDITIONS OF RECORD.

Said property is commonly known as 60 W Aqua Vista Drive, Gadsden, AL 35901.

Should a conflict arise between the property address and the legal description the legal description will control.

Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), the right of redemption of any taxing authority, all outstanding liens for public utilities which constitute liens upon the property, any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, any assessments, liens, encumbrances, easements, rights-of-way, zoning ordinances, restrictions, special assessments, covenants, the statutory right of redemption pursuant to Alabama law, and any matters of record including, but not limited to, those superior to said Mortgage first set out above. Said property will be sold on an “as-is” basis without any representation, warranty or recourse against the above-named or the undersigned.  The successful bidder must present certified funds in the amount of the winning bid at the time and place of sale.

Alabama law gives some persons who have an interest in property the right to redeem the property under certain circumstances. Programs may also exist that help persons avoid or delay the foreclosure process. An attorney should be consulted to help you understand these rights and programs as a part of the foreclosure process.

The sale will be conducted subject (1) to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) to final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the Mortgage.

LAKEVIEW LOAN SERVICING, LLC

as holder of said mortgage

McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC

Two North Twentieth

2 20th Street North, Suite 1000

Birmingham, AL 35203

(800) 275-7171

FT21@mccalla.com

File No. 22-04029AL

www.foreclosurehotline.net

January 6, 13, and 20, 2023

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MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE NOTICE

STATE OF Alabama COUNTY OF ETOWAH

DEFAULT HAVING BEEN MADE in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain Mortgage and Security Agreement executed to Liberty Bank by TERRI LYNN GRIFFIN JENKINS, a married person, which Mortgage is dated October 31, 2007, and which was recorded on November 5, 2007 in Instrument Number 3282660 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama; and that certain Amendment to Mortgage and Security Agreement executed to Liberty Bank by TERRI LYNN GRIFFIN JENKINS, a married person, which is dated April 16, 2008, and which was recorded on May 5, 2008 in Instrument Number 3293576 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama; and that certain Mortgage executed to Liberty Bank by TERRI JENKINS TIDWELL, a married person, which mortgage is dated June 30, 2012, and which was recorded on July 23, 2012 in Instrument Number 3370554 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama;

And default continuing, notice hereby is given that under the power of sale contained in said mortgages, I will, on behalf of Liberty Bank proceed to sell on February 15, 2023, during the legal hours of sale, to-wit:  11:00 o’clock a.m. to 4:00 o’clock p.m., in front of the main entrance to the Etowah County Courthouse in Gadsden, Alabama, to the highest, best, and last bidder for cash, the following described real estate situated in Etowah County, Alabama, and described as follows:

For a point of beginning, commence at the Southwest Corner of Tract Number Ten (10), J.C. Mitchell Farm Tracts, according to the map of plat thereof, recorded in Plat Book “F”, Page 299, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, said point being on the Easterly right-of-way line of Tabor Road; thence from said point of beginning run due East 669.27 feet to the quarter-quarter line; thence run North 01 degree 36 minutes West along the existing fence line a distance of 300.20 feet to a point; thence due West 626.49 feet to a point on the East right-of-way line of Tabor Road; thence run Southerly along Tabor Road right-of-way line a distance of 301.80 feet to the point of beginning, said tract embracing a portion of the Northwest Quarter (NW 1/4) of the Southwest Quarter (SW ¼), Section Fifteen (15), Township Eleven (11) South, range Six (6) East, Tracts Number Ten (10) and Eleven (11), J.C. Mitchell Farm Tracts, according to the map or plat thereof, recorded in Plat Book “F”, Page 209, Probate Office, Etowah County, lying and being in Etowah County, Alabama.

Terri Lynn Griffin Jenkins is one and the same person as Terri Lynn Griffin and is one and the same as Terri Jenkins Tidwell and is one and the same as Terri Lynn Griffin Jenkins Tidwell.  The property described above was not the homestead of the Mortgagor or her spouse at the time the mortgages were executed.

Said sale is for the purpose of securing payment of the indebtedness secured by said mortgages, together with the costs of foreclosure.

***Alabama law gives some persons who have an interest in property the right to redeem the property under certain circumstances.  Programs may also exist that help persons avoid or delay the foreclosure process.  An attorney should be consulted to help you understand these rights and programs as a part of the foreclosure process.

NIKKI PARRISH SCOTT, ATTORNEY AT LAW, LLC

Attorney for Mortgagee

NIKKI PARRISH SCOTT

411 ALABAMA AVENUE, SW

FORT PAYNE, ALABAMA 35967

Tel: (256) 845-7000

January 13, 20, and 27, 2023

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NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE

STATE OF Alabama COUNTY OF ETOWAH

Default having been made of the terms of the loan documents secured by that certain mort-gage executed by Allison L Waits An Unmarried Woman to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as mortgagee, as nominee for Peoples Independent Bank, its successors and assigns dated May 11, 2018; said mortgage being recorded on May 11, 2018, as Instrument No. 3467400 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama. Said Mort-gage was last sold, assigned and transferred to AmeriHome Mortgage Company, LLC in Instrument 3519830 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama.

The undersigned, AmeriHome Mortgage Company, LLC, under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in said mortgage, will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the main entrance of the Court House in Etowah County, Alabama during the legal hours of sale (between 11am and 4pm), on the 26th day of October, 2022 the following property, sit-uated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

Lot Number One (1), in Southpoint Estates, Unit Two (2), according to the map or plat thereof recorded in Plat Book “I”, Page 11, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, and lying and being in Southside, Etowah County, Alabama.

Said property is commonly known as 4100 Skylark Circle N, Southside, AL 35907.

Should a conflict arise between the property address and the legal description the legal description will control.

Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), the right of redemption of any taxing authority, all outstanding liens for public utilities which constitute liens upon the property, any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, any assessments, liens, encumbrances, easements, rights-of-way, zoning ordinances, restrictions, special assessments, covenants, the statutory right of redemption pursuant to Alabama law, and any matters of record including, but not limited to, those superior to said Mortgage first set out above. Said property will be sold on an “as-is” basis without any representation, warranty or recourse against the above-named or the undersigned.  The successful bidder must present certified funds in the amount of the winning bid at the time and place of sale.

Alabama law gives some persons who have an interest in property the right to redeem the property under certain circumstances. Programs may also exist that help persons avoid or de-lay the foreclosure process. An attorney should be consulted to help you understand these rights and programs as a part of the foreclosure process.

The sale will be conducted subject (1) to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) to final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the Mortgage.

AMERIHOME MORTGAGE COMPANY, LLC

as holder of said mortgage

McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC

Two North Twentieth

2 20th Street North, Suite 1000

Birmingham, AL 35203

(800) 275-7171

FT21@mccalla.com

File No. 22-03716AL

www.foreclosurehotline.net

The Messenger

09/30/2022,10/07/2022,10/14/2022,01/20/2023

AMENDMENT TO NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE

The sale date under the above mentioned Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale has been postponed until February 1, 2023, and public notice thereof having been given, the above notice is hereby republished with this amendment.

January 20, 2023

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POSTPONEMENT OF NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain mort-gage executed by Haley N. Schuring, an unmarried woman, to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as Mortgagee, as nominee for Mortgage Investors Group, its successors and as-signs, on March 29, 2022, said mortgage being recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama, on April 1, 2022 as Document Number 3538125. PHH Mortgage Corporation, the current holder, under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in said mortgage, will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, in front of the main entrance of the Etowah County Courthouse, in Gadsden, Alabama, on January 6, 2023, during the legal hours of sale, the following described real estate, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

Lot 10 and the E l/2 of Lot 8 in Block 5, College Heights, 2nd Addition, according to the map or plat thereof recorded in Plat Book “D”, Page 73, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama.

This Property will be sold on as “as is, where is” basis, without warranty or recourse, expressed or implied as to title, use and/or enjoyment and will be sold subject to the right of redemption of all parties entitled thereto.  Alabama law gives some persons who have an interest in property the right to redeem the property under certain circumstances. Programs may also exist that help persons avoid or delay the foreclosure process. An attorney should be consulted to help you understand these rights and programs as part of the foreclosure process. This sale is made for the purpose of paying the indebtedness secured by said mortgage, as well as the expense of foreclosure. The successful bidder must tender certified funds by noon the next business day to Law Office of Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C..  Certified funds must be in the form of a wire transfer, bank or credit union’s cashier’s check, or bank official check payable to Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C..  Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C. reserves the right to award the bid to the next highest bidder should the highest bidder fail to timely tender the total amount due. If sale is voided, Mortgagee/Transferee shall return the bid amount to the successful purchaser and the Mortgagee/Transferee shall not be liable to the purchase for any damages. If the sale is set aside for any reason, the purchaser at the sale shall be only entitled to a return of the deposit and bid amount, if paid. The Mortgagee/Transferee reserves the right to bid for and purchase the real estate and to credit is purchase price against the expenses of sale and indebtedness secured by the real estate. This sale is subject to postponement or cancellation.

THIS FORECLOSURE SALE HAS BEEN CONTINUED TO February 3, 2023 AT THE TIME AND PLACE SET FORTH ABOVE.

PHH Mortgage Corporation (“Transferee”)

PUBLICATION DATES: November 11, 2022, November 18, 2022, November 25, 2022

POSTPONED PUBLICATION DATES: January 20, 2023

Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C.

244 Inverness Center Drive

Birmingham, AL 35242

Phone: (801) 355-2886

January 20, 2023

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MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE.

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain mort-gage executed by Pamela J. Thompson, an unmarried woman, originally in favor of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. acting solely as nominee for Watermark Financial Partners Inc., on April 18, 2005, said mortgage recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama, in Doc Number M-2005-1721 having been modified in Instrument Number 3537993; the undersigned MidFirst Bank, as Mortgagee/Transferee, under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in said mortgage, will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, in front of the main entrance of the Courthouse at Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama, on March 15, 2023, during the legal hours of sale, all of its rights, title, and interest in and to the following described real estate, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit: Lots Number 48, 49 and 50 in Block “A” of Druid Park, as recorded in Plat Book “F”, page 343, Pro-bate Office, Etowah County, Alabama.. Property street address for informational purposes: 4102 Wright Circle , Rainbow City, AL 35906. THIS PROPERTY WILL BE SOLD ON AN “AS IS, WHERE IS” BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTY OR RECOURSE, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED AS TO TITLE, USE AND/OR ENJOYMENT AND WILL BE SOLD SUBJECT TO THE RIGHT OF REDEMPTION OF ALL PARTIES ENTITLED THERETO. Alabama law gives some persons who have an interest in property the right to redeem the property under certain circumstances. Programs may also exist that help persons avoid or delay the foreclosure process. An attorney should be consulted to help you understand these rights and programs as a part of the foreclosure process. This sale is made for the purpose of paying the indebtedness secured by said mortgage, as well as the expenses of foreclosure. The successful bidder must tender a non-refundable deposit of Five Thousand Dollars ($5,000.00) in certified funds made payable to Tiffany & Bosco, P.A. at the time and place of the sale. The balance of the purchase price plus any deed recording costs and transfer taxes must be paid in certified funds by noon the next business day at the Law Office of Tiffany & Bosco, P.A. at the address indicated below.

Tiffany & Bosco, P.A. reserves the right to award the bid to the next highest bidder should the highest bidder fail to timely tender the total amount due. The Mortgagee/Transferee reserves the right to bid for and purchase the real estate and to credit its purchase price against the expenses of sale and the indebtedness secured by the real estate. This sale is subject to postponement or cancellation.

MidFirst Bank, (“Transferee”) Tiffany & Bosco, P.A.,

2501 20th Place South, Suite 300,

Homewood, AL 35223

www.tblaw.com

TB File Number: 23-00319

January 20, 27 and February 3, 2023

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MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain mort-gage executed by Tony V. Spear and Debra E. Spear to CitiFinancial Corporation, dated October 29, 1999 said mortgage recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama, in Book 1999, Page 306. Said mortgage was subsequently sold, assigned and transferred to Nationstar Mortgage LLC. Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in said mort-gage, the undersigned, Nationstar Mortgage LLC, will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, in front of the main entrance of the Courthouse in Etowah County, Alabama on March 7, 2023, during the legal hours of sale, all of its right, title, and interest in and to the following describe real estate situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

BEGIN AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF LOT NINE (9), BLOCK SIX (6) OF T.R. RALEY’S SECOND ADDITION TO EAST GADSDEN; THENCE NORTH AND ALONG SAID LOT, 70 FEET; THENCE DE-FLECT LEFT FOR A DISTANCE OF 69.15 FEET TO A POINT IN THE NORTH LINE OF SAID LOT 9, WHICH IS 9.42 FEET WEST OF THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF SAID LOT; THENCE WEST AND ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF LOT 9, 8, 7 AND AN EXTENSION THEREOF, 81.38 FEET TO THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF LOT 61 IN BLOCK 2; THENCE SOUTH AND ALONG THE EAST LINE OF SAID LOT 61 TO THE SOUTHEAST CORNER THEREOF, WHICH POINT IS ALSO IN THE NORTH LINE OF RALEY STREET; THENCE EAST AND ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF RALEY STREET, 90.8 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, AND EMBRACING ALL OF LOTS SEVEN (7) AND EIGHT (8), A PORTION OF LOT NINE (9), ALL IN BLOCK SIX (6) AND A 15 FOOT UNPLATTED STRIP LYING IMMEDIATELY WEST AND ADJOINING LOT SEVEN (7) AS SHOWN BY THE MAP OR T.R. RALEY’S SECOND ADDITION TO EAST GADSDEN, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK “D”, PAGE 223, IN THE PROBATE OFFICE OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA, AND LYING AND BEING IN GADSDEN, ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA. Property Street Address for Informational Purposes: 1202 Raley St Gadsden AL 35903 Said property will be sold “AS IS”. NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, IS MADE AS TO THE TITLE OF SAID PROPERTY. Said property is subject to any title deficiencies including but not limited to: any outstanding ad valorem taxes – including taxes which are a lien but not yet due and payable, any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, any assessments liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Mortgage first set out above. Said property will be sold subject to the right of redemption of all parties entitled thereto. The highest bidder must tender a non-refundable deposit of five thousand dollars ($5,000) in certified funds at the time and place of sale. The highest bidder must tender the remainder to the ALAW Law office withing 24 hours of the sale. Should the winning bidder fail to tender the total amount due within 24 hours, ALAW reserves the right to award the sale to the next highest bidder. Alabama law gives some persons who have an interest in property the right to redeem the property under certain circumstances. Programs may also exist that help persons avoid or delay the foreclosure process. An attorney should be consulted to help you understand the rights and programs as a part of the foreclosure process.

This sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in said Mortgage and by Alabama law. This sale is subject to postponement or cancellation.

**This is an attempt to collect a debt and any information obtained may be used for that purpose.**

Nationstar Mortgage LLC, Mortgagee or Transferee Jonathan Smothers ALAW

One Independence Plaza, Suite

416 Birmingham, AL 35209

Attorney for Mortgagee/Transferee 22-012534 A-4770910

January 20, 27, and February 3, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Terri Lynn Zammit and Buddy Mitchell was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 12/09/2022 to the Estate of Barbara Jean Mitchell, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

January 6, 13, and 20, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Ryan Shane Helms and Ashley Lauren Thomas was/were appointed Co-Personal Representative(s) on 12/15/2022 to the Estate of Jerry Shane Helms, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

January 6, 13, and 20, 2023

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NOTICE OF HEARING

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN RE:  AVRIL ALFORD, DECEASED

Case # S-11632

TO:  GREG ALFORD

Whose whereabouts are unknown

Please take notice that a Petition for Final Settlement was filed in the Office of the Judge of Probate, and further, that the 21st day of February, 2023 at 10:30 AM was appointed a day and time for hearing on said Petition, thereof at which time you may appear and support and/or contest the Petition, if you so choose.

Done this the 3rd day of January 2023

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

January 6, 13, and 20, 2023

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NOTICE OF PETITION FOR LETTERS OF GUARDIANSHIP AND PETITION FOR LETTERS OF CONSERVATORSHIP

Notice to:  Any unknown family members, whose whereabouts are unknown

You will take notice that a Petition for Letters of Guardianship for the person of Ronnie G. Robinson and a Petition for Letters of Conservatorship over the estate of Ronnie G. Robinson was filed by Gadsden Regional Medical Center on the 3rd day of January 2023.

A hearing on the Petition for Letters of Guardianship and Petition for Letters of Conservatorship is set on the 13th day of February 2023, at 2:00 o’clock p.m., in the Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama, 800 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, Alabama, 35901.

January 6, 13, and 20, 2023

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NOTICE OF PETITION FOR LETTERS OF GUARDIANSHIP AND PETITION FOR LETTERS OF CONSERVATORSHIP

Notice to:  Any unknown family members, whose whereabouts are unknown

You will take notice that a Petition for Letters of Guardianship for the person of John J. Lee and a Petition for Letters of Conservatorship over the estate of John J. Lee was filed by Gadsden Regional Medical Center on the 3rd day of January 2023.

A hearing on the Petition for Letters of Guardianship and Petition for Letters of Conservatorship is set on the 13th day of February 2023, at 2:30 o’clock p.m., in the Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama, 800 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, Alabama, 35901.

January 6, 13, and 20, 2023

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NOTICE OF PETITION FOR LETTERS OF GUARDIANSHIP AND PETITION FOR LETTERS OF CONSERVATORSHIP

Notice to:  Any unknown family members, whose whereabouts are unknown

You will take notice that a Petition for Letters of Guardianship for the person of Cheryl A. Tanner and a Petition for Letters of Conservatorship over the estate of Cheryl A. Tanner was filed by Gadsden Regional Medical Center on the 6th day of January 2023.

A hearing on the Petition for Letters of Guardianship and Petition for Letters of Conservatorship is set on the 22nd day of February 2023, at 1:00 o’clock p.m., in the Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama, 800 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, Alabama, 35901.

January 13, 20 and 27, 2023

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NOTICE OF ADOPTION HEARING

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN RE:  THE ADOPTING PETITION OF RUBY REYNOLDS

Case no:  A-538

To:  UNKNOWN FATERH

WHEREABOUT UNKNOWN

You are hereby notified that a Petition for Adoption of a minor child born to Kisha Lasha Sattiewhite on May 13, 2009, was filed on August 9, 2022.  Please be advised that if you intend to contest the same you must file a written response within thirty (30) days of the last date of publication with the Attorney for Petitioners whose name and address is listed below and with the Clerk of the Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama P.O. Box 187, Gadsden, AL. 35902.

Done this the 16th day of December 2022

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

Attorney for Petitioner(s)

Tammy Parris, Esq.

945 Chestnut Street

Gadsden, AL. 35901

December 30, 2022, January 6, 13, and 20, 2023

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LEGAL NOTICE

NOTICE TO DEFENDANTS OF COMPLAINT ISSUED OUT OF THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

CASE NO. CV-2022-900273

LAKEVIEW LOAN SERVICING LLC V. JOSHUA M. LOWE AND SARAH E. LOWE

NOTICE is hereby given in the above entitled cause on the 18th day of July, 2022 the above named Plaintiff filed in said Circuit Court, a case of action against the above named Defendants.

Defendant, Sarah E. Lowe, whose whereabouts are unknown, must answer Plaintiff’s Complaint for ejectment to obtain possession of the following described property:

Lot No. 6, in Block No. 2, Homewood Addition, according to the map or plat thereof recorded in Plat Book “C”, Pages 218 and 219, Office of the Judge of Probate Etowah County, Alabama, and lying and being in Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama.

Also Known as: 3310 Forrest Ave, Gadsden, AL 35904

NOW THEREFORE, the same Sarah E. Lowe is hereby commanded to answer or plead within 30 days from the date of the last publication of this Notice listed at the bottom of this notice to the complaint filed in the above entitled cause.

Done the 27th day of December 2022

Cassandra Johnson

Etowah County Circuit Clerk

Attorney for Plaintiff

Jacob A.Kiser

Tiffany & Bosco, P.A.

2501 20th Place S, Ste 300

Homewood, AL 35223

January 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2023

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LEGAL NOTICE

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

CASE NO: DR-2022-900403.00

DAY SONYA DURANT HEARLD, PLAINTIFF,

VS.

LANGFORD BOBBY JOE, DENFENDANT

MOTION FOR SERVICE BY PUBLICATION filed by Counsel for SONYA DURANT HEARLD DAY is hereby GRANTED.

IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED that the Defendant, BOBBY JOE LANGFORD, shall answer the Complaint for Divorce within thirty (30) days from the last date said notice is published in a newspaper or general circulation in Etowah County, Alabama, or, therefore, a judgement by default may be rendered against said Defendant.  It is further ORDERED that this Order and notice shall be published once a week for four (4) successive weeks in THE MESSENGER, a newspaper of general circulation in Etowah County, Alabama.

DONE this 5th day of January 2023

William B. Ogletree

Circuit Judge

Christopher P. Word, Attorney at Law, LLC

Post Office Box 8241

Gadsden, AL 35902

(256)312-9553 Phone

January 13, 20, 27 and February 3, 2023

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NOTICE OF HEARING

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN THE MATTER OF: PATSY BURGREE GRAY,

INCAPACITATED,

CASE # I-305

TO: Any Interested Party

Please take notice that a PETITION TO SELL REAL PROPERTY belonging to the incapacitated individual was filed in the Office of the Judge of Probate, and further, that the 15th day of February 2023 at 2:00 PM was appointed a day and time for hearing on said Petition, thereof at which item you may appear and support and/or contest the Petition, if you so choose.

DONE THIS THE 6th DAY OF JANUARY 2023

Scott W. Hassell

PROBATE JUDGE

January 13, 20 and 27, 2023

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NOTICE OF HEARING

ESTATE OF BEULAH ROBINSON,

deceased

CASE NO.: S-3733

NOTICE TO: Hillary Gartman, Theresa Langon, Matthew Swindall, Lisa Hawkins, Lynn Garmon, Leslie Kenney, devisees and beneficiaries under the Last Will and Testament of Beulah Robinson, deceased, heirs-at-law and next of kin of Beulah Robinson.

The Personal Representative’s Motion For Appointment of Successor Personal Representative/Executor shall be heard by undersigned at the Etowah County

Courthouse on 8th day of March 2023 at 11:00 AM. 

SCOTT W. HASSELL

JUDGE OF PROBATE

January 13, 20 and 27, 2023

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NOTICE OF COMPLAINT TO QUIET TITLE

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

Guardian Tax AL, LLC, Plaintiff,

Civil Action no. CV-2022-900302.00

That part of Lot Three (3) in Block Number Nine (9) in Grand Park Addition to Gadsden as de-scribed in Exhibit A to Plaintiff’s original Complaint, Parcel 31-15-09-30-0-001-009.000; the unknown Heirs of Elizabeth Garrett,  if any,  and all other persons claiming any present, future, contingent, remainder, reversion, or other interest in said property, Defendants, are hereby notified that Guardian Tax AL, LLC, a Nebraska Limited Liability Company, Plaintiff, has filed in the Circuit Court of Etowah County, Alabama, a Complaint in the Nature of Ejectment and for Quiet Title. The style of said action being identified as CV-2022-900302.00.  The above named person, entities, and all other persons or entities, known or unknown, are hereby notified that they must file an answer to said complaint in the identified civil action within 30 days of the last date of publication of this Notice, or thereafter, a judgment by default may be rendered against them in Civil Action CV 2022-900422.00

Cassandra Johnson

Circuit Clerk of Etowah County, Alabama

Jeffrey D. Chapman

Attorney for Plaintiff

2163 Highway 31, South, Suite 213

Pelham, AL 35124

(205) 663-1599

January 20, 27, February 3 and 10, 2023

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NOTICE OF CONDEMNATION-FORFEITURE ACTION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

CIVIL DIVISION

CASE NO: CV-22-53-CDR

STATE OF ALABAMA, ex rel: Etowah County Drug Enforcement Unit,

PLAINTIFF

VS.

$5,402.00 U.S. Currency,

DEFENDANT

In Re:  Clifford Ray Alexander

TO ANY PERSON, CORPORATION OR OTHER ENTITY CLAIMING AN OWNER’S BONA FIDE INTEREST IN THE HEREINABOVE DESCRIBED CURRENCY:

WHEREAS, the State of Alabama has filed its complaint in the above-described action seeking condemnation, forfeiture and ultimate disposition of the above described currency.  You are hereby notified that you must answer said Complaint by the 10th day March 2023.  Failure to file such answer shall result in your loss of any claimed owner’s or other interest in said currency.

DONE this the 4th day of January 2023

Cassandra Johnson, Circuit Clerk

Etowah County, Alabama

January 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2023

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NOTICE OF CONDEMNATION-FORFEITURE ACTION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

CIVIL DIVISION

CASE NO: CV-22-106-WBO

STATE OF ALABAMA, ex rel: Etowah County Drug Enforcement Unit,

PLAINTIFF

VS.

$3,797.00 U.S. Currency,

DEFENDANT

In Re:  Rakiem Jamal Davis

TO ANY PERSON, CORPORATION OR OTHER ENTITY CLAIMING AN OWNER’S BONA FIDE IN-TEREST IN THE HEREINABOVE DESCRIBED CURRENCY:

WHEREAS, the State of Alabama has filed its complaint in the above-described action seeking condemnation, forfeiture and ultimate disposition of the above described currency.  You are hereby notified that you must answer said Complaint by the 3rd day March 2023.  Failure to file such answer shall result in your loss of any claimed owner’s or other interest in said currency.

DONE this the 3rd day of January 2023

Cassandra Johnson, Circuit Clerk

Etowah County, Alabama

January 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2023

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NOTICE OF CONDEMNATION-FORFEITURE ACTION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

CIVIL DIVISION

CASE NO: CV-22-104-WBO

STATE OF ALABAMA, ex rel: Etowah County Drug Enforcement Unit,

PLAINTIFF

VS.

$1,960.00 U.S. Currency,

Lorcin 25 Cal. Pistol

Serial # 391621

DEFENDANT

In Re:  Terrence Lashong Heard

TO ANY PERSON, CORPORATION OR OTHER ENTITY CLAIMING AN OWNER’S BONA FIDE IN-TEREST IN THE HEREINABOVE DESCRIBED CURRENCY AND FIREARM:

WHEREAS, the State of Alabama has filed its complaint in the above-described action seeking condemnation, forfeiture and ultimate disposition of the above described currency and firearm.  You are hereby notified that you must answer said Complaint by the 3rd day March 2023.  Failure to file such answer shall result in your loss of any claimed owner’s or other interest in said currency and vehicle.

DONE this the 3rd day of January 2023

Cassandra Johnson, Circuit Clerk

Etowah County, Alabama

January 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2023

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NOTICE OF CONDEMNATION-FORFEITURE ACTION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

CIVIL DIVISION

CASE NO: CV-22-900470-GCD

STATE OF ALABAMA, ex rel: Etowah County Drug Enforcement Unit,

PLAINTIFF

VS.

2018 Red Chevrolet Equinox

VIN:  2GNAXJEV 4J6194347

DEFENDANT

In Re:  Carlos Ignacio Almarza Plaza

Jorge Alexis Munoz Carrasco

Antonio Alejandro Fuenzalida-Barrera

TO ANY PERSON, CORPORATION OR OTHER ENTITY CLAIMING AN OWNER’S BONA FIDE IN-TEREST IN THE HEREINABOVE DESCRIBED VEHICLE:

WHEREAS, the State of Alabama has filed its complaint in the above-described action seeking condemnation, forfeiture and ultimate disposition of the above described vehicle.  You are hereby notified that you must answer said Complaint by the 3rd day March 2023.  Failure to file such answer shall result in your loss of any claimed owner’s or other interest in said currency and vehicle.

DONE this the 3rd day of January 2023

Cassandra Johnson, Circuit Clerk

Etowah County, Alabama

January 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2023

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NOTICE OF CONDEMNATION-FORFEITURE ACTION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

CIVIL DIVISION

CASE NO: CV-22-113-GCD

STATE OF ALABAMA, ex rel: Etowah County Drug Enforcement Unit,

PLAINTIFF

VS.

$3,199.00 U.S. Currency’s

Springfield Armory XD-9 9mm

Serial # MG794139

DEFENDANT

In Re:  Dale Dwan Trimble

TO ANY PERSON, CORPORATION OR OTHER ENTITY CLAIMING AN OWNER’S BONA FIDE IN-TEREST IN THE HEREINABOVE DESCRIBED CURRENCY AND FIREARM:

WHEREAS, the State of Alabama has filed its complaint in the above-described action seeking condemnation, forfeiture and ultimate disposition of the above described currency and firearm.  You are hereby notified that you must answer said Complaint by the 3rd day March 2023.  Failure to file such answer shall result in your loss of any claimed owner’s or other interest in said currency and property.

DONE this the 3rd day of January 2023

Cassandra Johnson, Circuit Clerk

Etowah County, Alabama

January 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2023          

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

PROJECT: 2023 Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation Project

Project No. SS-038

OWNER:

The City of Attalla, Alabama

Separate sealed bids for the construction of the 2023 Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation Project will be received by The City of Attalla at the City Hall of Attalla at 612 4th Street NW, Attalla, AL, 35954 until 10:00 A.M. CDST on Tuesday, January 31, 2023 in the Council Chambers and then at said place publicly opened and read aloud. The project will consist of installing of pipe-bursting and sewer lateral connections.

The Contract Documents may be examined at the Attalla City Hall or copies of the Contract Documents may be obtained from The City of Attalla Engineering Department. Upon request, documents will be shipped after all shipping and handling charges are collected.

The Owner reserves the right to waive any informalities or to reject any or all bids, and to award the contract to the lowest and responsible bidder.  All bidders must comply with requirements of the Contractor’s Licensing Law of the State of Alabama and be certified for the type of work on which the proposal is submitted.  Each bidder must deposit with his bid, security in the amount, form and subject to the conditions provided in the Instruction to Bidders.

All Bidders bidding in amounts exceeding that established by the State Licensing Board for General Contractors must be licensed under the provisions of Title 34, Chapter 8, Code of Alabama, 1975, and must show evidence of license before bidding or bid will not be received or considered by the Engineer; the Bidder shall show such evidence by clearly displaying the license number on the outside of the envelope in which the Proposal is delivered.

No bidder may withdraw his bid within 60 days after the actual date of the opening thereof.

THE CITY OF ATTALLA

Larry Means, Mayor

January 13 and 20, 2023   

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

ETOWAH COUNTY COMMISSION

NORTHEAST ALABAMA REGIONAL MEGASITE 500,000 GALLON ELEVATED WATER TANK II

Sealed bids for the Northeast Alabama Regional Megasite 500,000 Gallon Elevated Water Tank II Project will be received at the Etowah County Commission Chambers (Room 108), located on the First Floor of the Courthouse, 800 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, AL 35901 until Tuesday, February 28, 2023 at 2:00 P.M. local time at which time the Bids received will be publicly opened and read.

The Project includes the following Work:  500,000 gallon elevated potable water storage tank with site improvements and related appurtenances.

Information for the Project can be found at the following designated website:  www.gmcnetwork.com

The Issuing Office for the Bidding Documents is Goodwyn Mills Cawood, LLC, 2400 5th Avenue South, Suite 200, Birmingham, AL 35233, Attn: Lauren Gallo (lauren.gallo@gmcnetwork.com). Prospective Bidders may examine the Bidding Documents at the Issuing Office on Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., and may obtain copies of the Bid-ding Documents from the Issuing Office as described below.

Copies of the Bidding Documents may be obtained from the Issuing Office, during the hours indicated above, upon payment of a deposit of $20.00 for a one-time administrative fee for digital access/file sharing and/or $100.00 for each set.  Said cost represents the cost of print-ing, reproduction, handling, and distribution, therefore no refund will be granted.  Checks for Bidding Documents shall be payable to “GMC.”  Partial sets of Bidding Documents will not be available from the Issuing Office.  Neither Owner nor Engineer will be responsible for full or partial sets of Bidding Documents, including Addenda if any, obtained from sources other than the Issuing Office.

Bid security shall be furnished in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders.

The Owner reserves the right to waive any informalities, or to reject any or all bids, and to award the contract to the best and most responsible bidder.  All bidders shall submit, upon re-quest, a list of projects “successfully completed” in the last 2 years, having a similar scope of work and approximate construction cost as specified in this project.  All bidders must comply with requirements of the Contractor’s Licensing Law of the State of Alabama and be certified for the type of work on which the proposal is submitted.  Each bidder must deposit, with his bid, security in the amount, form, and subject to the conditions provided in the Instructions to Bidders.

All Bidders bidding in amounts exceeding that established by the State Licensing Board for General Contractors must be licensed under the provisions of Title 34, Chapter 8, Code of Alabama, 1975, and must show evidence of license before bidding or bid will not be received or considered by the Engineer; the Bidder shall show such evidence by clearly displaying the li-cense number on the outside of the envelope in which the Proposal is delivered.

No bidder may withdraw his bid within 60 days after the opening thereof.

Owner:  Etowah County Commission

By: Craig Inzer

Title: Commission President

January 20, 27, and February 3, 2023

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LEGAL NOTICE

Form of Advertisement for Completion

In accordance with Chapter 1, Title 39, Code of Alabama, 1975, notice is hereby given that A&S Electrical Contractors, Inc, has completed the Contract for:  Noccalula Falls Train Track Electrical Upgrades, at Noccalula Falls for The City of Gadsden, Alabama, Owner(s) have made request for final settlement of said Contract.  All persons having any claim for labor, materials, or otherwise in connection with this project should immediately notify Heath Williamson, Director of Engineering, City of Gadsden, Engineering Division. P.O. Box 267, Gadsden, AL. 35902.

A&S Electrical Contractors, Inc.

906 Nuckolls Street

Gadsden, AL. 35903

January 13, 20, 27 and February 3, 2023                                                      

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PUBLIC HEARING

The Water Works Board of the City of Attalla will hold a public hearing on February 13, 2023 from 5:00 PM until 6:00 PM at the Attalla Water Board Office, 509 4th Street NW, Attalla, AL. 35954 to discuss the submission of an application for the 2023 Drinking Water State of Revolving Fund (DWSRF) loan program through the Alabama Department of Environmental Management and the Environmental Information Documents (EID) associated with the proposed project.  The hearing will address the upgrade of the Cleveland Avenue Booster Pump Station to provide for a larger pumping capacity.  A copy of the EID will be available for review at the Public Hearing.

Any persons with disability or communication impairment should contact the Attalla Water Board at (256)538-3322 if special accommodation is needed.  The board will attempt to satisfy all reasonable requests. 

January 13, 20, 27 and February 3, 2023

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ORDINANCE NO. O-02-23

Amending Fiscal Year 2023 Budget

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF GADSDEN that the General Fund Budget adopted by Ordinance No. O-35-22 (Fiscal Year 2023 Budget), is further amended by transferring $242,500.00 from the general fund unassigned balance into the following accounts:

#001-1000-411.20-20 (Contractual Printing) in the amount of $10,000.00; #001-1000-411.25-25 (Cellular Phone) in the amount of $1,000.00; #001-1000-411.25-45 (Internet Connection Fee) in the amount of $1,000.00; #001-1000-411.30-10 (Office Supplies) in the amount of $8,000.00; #001-1000-411.30.15 (Postage) in the amount of $10,000.00; #001-1000-411.30-20 (Copier Supplies) in the amount of $2,000.00; #001-1000-411.30-50 (Other Supplies) in the amount of $5,000.00; #001-1000-411.35-10 (Gas and Oil) in the amount of $10,000.00; #001-1000-411.43-25 (Non-Cap Computer Equipment) in the amount of $5,000.00; #001-1000-411.43-20 (Non-Cap Office Equipment) in the amount of $10,000.00; #001-1000-411.43-30 (Non-Cap Other Equipment) in the amount of $2,000.00; #001-1000-411.60-10 (Advertising) in the amount of $25,000.00; #001-1000-411.62-08 (Discretionary Funds / Mayor) in the amount of $50,000.00; #001-1000-411.60-15 (Dues and Subscriptions) in the amount of $12,000.00; #001-1000-411.60-25 (Training and Travel) in the amount of $50,000.00; #001-1000-411.60-90 (Miscellaneous) in the amount of $5,000.00; #001-1000-411.60-27 (Meetings and Hospitality) in the amount of 10,000.00; #001-1000-411.60-92 (Car Allowance) in the amount of $500.00; #001-1000-411.25-40 (Cable and Satellite) in the amount of $1,000.00; and #001-1000-411.20-90 (Contractual Services / Fees) in the amount of $25,000.00.

Adopted by the City Council of the City of Gadsden on January 10, 2023.

Iva Nelson, City Clerk

January 20, 2023

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RESOLUTION

NO. R-02-23

Ordering Abatement of Nuisance                                                                       

Whereas, the Building Official has determined that a structure located at

141 BROOKWOOD DRIVE in District 1 in Gadsden, more particularly described as:

Lot Number Nine (9), in Block Number Two (2), according to the survey of Brookwood Addition to Gadsden, as recorded in Book “D”, Pages 88 and 89, in the Probate Office of Etowah County, Alabama.

is a nuisance and ordered its abatement; and

Whereas, as required by the City Code, notice of a public hearing has been given to Joseph A. Woods, 136 Brookwood Drive, 141 Brookwood Drive, subject to a mortgage in favor of Your Choice Properties, LLC, 4010 Farr Road, Bessemer;

Now, Therefore, be it resolved by the City Council of Gadsden as follows:

1. The Council finds that the structure constitutes a nuisance in violation of the City Code and should be abated.

2. The Building Official is authorized to abate the nuisance by removing or repairing said structure and to give notice of this decision in accordance with the City Code.

Adopted by the City Council of Gadsden on January 10, 2023.      

Iva Nelson, City Clerk   

January 20, 2023

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RESOLUTION NO. R-03-23

Ordering Abatement of Nuisance                                                                      

Whereas, the Building Official has determined that a structure located at

1212 JOHNSON STREET in District 2 in Gadsden, more particularly described as:

Lot Number Twenty-one (21) in Block Forty-three (43) in Garden City Residential Subdivision Number Two (2), according to map or plat thereof recorded in Plat Book “C”, Pages 410-411, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, subject to restrictions as shown in Misc. Record “R”, page 504, said Probate Office. Said real estate is located at 1212 Johnson Street, East Gads-den, Alabama.

is a nuisance and ordered its abatement; and

Whereas, as required by the City Code, notice of a public hearing has been given to Tuscacal, LLC, 2084 Valleydale Road, Birmingham, 1212 Johnson Street, subject to a mortgage in favor of First Bank of Alabama, 120 North Street E, Talladega;

Now, Therefore, be it resolved by the City Council of Gadsden as follows:

1. The Council finds that the structure constitutes a nuisance in violation of the City Code and should be abated.

2. The Building Official is authorized to abate the nuisance by removing or repairing said structure and to give notice of this decision in accordance with the City Code.

Adopted by the City Council of Gadsden on January 10, 2023.      

Iva Nelson, City Clerk   

January 20, 2023                

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Notice is hereby given to STARWU, LLC, 2310 RIDGEWOOD ROAD, FULTONDALE, ALABAMA 35068, 9435 CUMBERLAND HILLS ROAD, PINSON, ALABAMA 35126, 506 CLARK STREET, GADSDEN, ALABAMA 35904, subject to a mortgage in favor of EVABANK, 1001 BRINDLEE MOUNTAIN PARKWAY, ARAB, ALABAMA 35016, believed to have or claim an interest in the property described below, that at a regular meeting of the Council of the City of Gadsden to be held in the Council Chamber at City Hall on TUESDAY, JANUARY 31, 2023 at 11:00 a.m., a hear-ing will be held to determine whether or not the structure or condition located 506 CLARK STREET in District 6 in the City of Gadsden, more particularly described as:

Lot Number 12 in Block 7 in Walnut Park Addition as the same appears of record in Plat Book “B”, Page 117, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama and lying and being in Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama.

is a nuisance in violation of the Gadsden City Code and whether it should be abated. 

You may appear and present any relevant evidence to the Council regarding the alleged nuisance and its abatement.                                                                                                                                                                                     

Brian Harbison                                                  

BUILDING OFFICIAL                                                                                                               

City of Gadsden                                                 

P.O. Box 267                                                    

Gadsden, AL  35902                                             

(256) 549-4529       

January 20, 2023                                             

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NOTICE OFPUBLIC HEARING

Notice is hereby given to MILTON V. CHAPMAN, 803 SLACK STREET, GADSDEN, ALABAMA 35901, 805 SPRUCE STREET, GADSDEN, ALABAMA 35901, subject to a mortgage in favor of THE PARKER COMPANY, LLC, P.O. BOX 190026, BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA 35219, believed to have or claim an interest in the property described below, that at a regular meeting of the Council of the City of Gadsden to be held in the Council Chamber at City Hall on TUESDAY, JANUARY 31, 2023 at 11:00 a.m., a hearing will be held to determine whether or not the structure or condition located 807, 809, & 811 SPRUCE STREET (House, Duplex, & Garage Apartment) in District 5 in the City of Gadsden, more particularly described as:

Lot Numbered Seven (7), Eight (8), Nine (9) in Block Number Two (2) of Pegram Second Addition as same appears of record in Plat Book “B”, Page 122, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama.

is a nuisance in violation of the Gadsden City Code and whether it should be abated. 

You may appear and present any relevant evidence to the Council regarding the alleged

nuisance and its abatement.                                                                                                                                                                                 

Brian Harbison                                                  

BUILDING OFFICIAL                                                                                                               

City of Gadsden                                                 

P.O. Box 267                                                    

Gadsden, AL  35902                                             

(256) 549-4529        

January 20, 2023                                                                                                                     

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Notice is hereby given to JEAN HALL, 3757 DUCK SPRINGS ROAD, ATTALLA, ALABAMA 35954, 1304 DWIGHT AVENUE, GADSDEN, ALABAMA 35904, subject to rights of redemption of MAT-THEW KADMAN, his successors and/or assigns, rights of redemption of mortgagee MERS, P.O. BOX 2026, FLINT, MICHIGAN 48501-2026, its successors and/or assigns, subject to a mortgage in favor of AMERITRUST MORTGAGE COMPANY/ MERS, P.O. BOX 2026 FLINT, MICHIGAN 48501-2024, believed to have or claim an interest in the property described below, that at a regular meeting of the Council of the City of Gadsden to be held in the Council Chamber at City Hall on TUESDAY, JANUARY 31, 2023 at 11:00 a.m., a hearing will be held to determine whether or not the structure or condition located 1304 DWIGHT AVENUE in District 7 in the City of Gadsden, more particularly described as:

A parcel of land being a portion of Lot 1 of Clayton Plat #1, As Recorded in Plat Book “A”, Pages 320-321, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama and being a portion of the SE 1/4 of the NW1/4 in Section 31, Township 11 South, Range 6 East, Etowah County, Alabama and being more particularly described as follows: Commence at a Mag Hub Set with orange plastic tag stamped “Survey Marker Do Not Remove” at the intersection of the Centerline of Highland Avenue (Paved Road) and Dwight Avenue (Paved Road); thence N 00 degrees 41’ 24” w along the centerline of Dwight Avenue, a distance of 135.37 feet to a railroad spike found, the point of beginning; thence continue N 00 degrees 41’24”W, along the Centerline of Dwight Avenue, a distance of 88.37 feet to a railroad spike found; thence N 89 degrees 02’ 14”W, leaving the centerline of Dwight Avenue, a distance of 157.72 feet to a 3/8” rebar found; thence S 00 degrees 57’20” E, along an agreed line, a distance of 87.91 feet to a 3/8” rebar found ; thence S 88 degrees 51’ 57”E, along an agreed line , a distance of 157.33 feet to the point of beginning and containing 0.32 acre, more or less and being subject to the existing right of way of Dwight Avenue.

is a nuisance in violation of the Gadsden City Code and whether it should be abated. 

You may appear and present any relevant evidence to the Council regarding the alleged nuisance and its abatement.                                                                                                                                                                                 

Brian Harbison                                                  

BUILDING OFFICIAL                                                                                                               

City of Gadsden                                                 

P.O. Box 267                                                    

Gadsden, AL  35902                                             

(256) 549-4529        

January 20, 2023                     

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Notice is hereby given to VIRGINA A. GULSBY, 31 HALL STREET, CROSSVILLE, ALABAMA 35962, 2219 FORREST AVENUE, GADSDEN, ALABAMA 35904, believed to have or claim an interest in the property described below, that at a regular meeting of the Council of the City of Gadsden to be held in the Council Chamber at City Hall on TUESDAY, JANUARY 31, 2023 at 11:00 a.m., a hearing will be held to determine whether or not the structure or condition located 2219 FOR-REST AVENUE (REAR) in District 6 in the City of Gadsden, more particularly described as:

Lot 19, Block 23, Alford’s 2 Addition to Alabama City, according to Plat “A”, Page 308, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, lying and being in Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama.

is a nuisance in violation of the Gadsden City Code and whether it should be abated. 

You may appear and present any relevant evidence to the Council regarding the alleged nui-sance and its abatement.                                                                                                                                                                                     

Brian Harbison                                                  

BUILDING OFFICIAL                                                                                                               

City of Gadsden                                                 

P.O. Box 267                                                    

Gadsden, AL  35902                                             

(256) 549-4529        

January 20, 2023                                           

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The Board of Adjustments will hold a public hearing on Monday, January 30, 2023 at 5:00 p.m. in the Council chambers of Attalla City Hall located at 612 4th Street NW, Attalla, AL 35954. The following items will be considered:

Variance requested  and filed by Tammie Croft-Tate to change zoning from two-family residential to multi-family residential zoning located in between the Block of 3rd and 4th St N.W. and 11th Ave N.W. (undeveloped) and 12th Ave N.W., Attalla, AL. 35954.

Variance requested and filed by Tracy M. Colburn with Colburn Properties, LLC regarding current zoning for 717 Jones Street, SE, Attalla, AL 35954. Parcel 16-05-15-0-001-248.000. Approximately 5.24 acres. Requesting that zoning be changed from mobile home to multi-family residential.

Variance requested and filed by Dedrick Boley to build a 20 x 20 Pole barn to hold equipment on the lot between 910 and 912 1st street, Attalla, AL 35954.

THIS NOTICE WAS PUBLISHED AT THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS ON JANUARY 19, 2023

ATTALLA CITY HALL

ATTALLA POST OFFICE

ATTALLA LIBRARY

MESSENGER NEWS PAPER

January 20 and 27, 2023                                                                                                                        

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NOTICE OF SALE

Notice is hereby given that the contents of the following storage buildings will be sold by Off Campus Storage on January 27, 2023 at 10:00 A.M. at 474 George Wallace Drive, Gadsden, AL. 35903

Joseph Watkins – #40C

Kimberly Carter – #161 and 173

Off Campus Storage

474 George Wallace Drive

Gadsden, AL. 35903

January 20 and 27, 2023                  

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NOTICE OF VEHICLE POSSESSION

Notice is hereby given that the undersigned will proceed to take possession of the following described abandoned vehicle(s) on 02/20/2023

2010 5×10 Utility Trailer

(Unable to locate VIN Number)

Mark Romine

2111 Clanton Street SW

Attalla, AL 35954

(256-515-9656

January 13 and 20, 2023

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC AUCTION OF ABANDONED VEHICLES

Please take NOTICE that the Kelton Wrecker LLC will offer for sale at public auction to the highest bidder for cash the following abandoned motor vehicles:

2006 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX – VIN:  2G2WP55 2361187510

1999 CADILLAC DEVILLE – VIN:  1G6KD54Y6XU714103

2003 CHEVROLET TAHOE – VIN: 1GNEC1 3Z63231097

The public auction will be held at Kelton Wrecker LLC located at 1625 Forrest Ave Gadsden AL 35901 at 8:00 AM on 02/18/2023. The seller shall have a right to reject any bid that is unreasonably low and may postpone the public auction until another time and place. In addition, the seller expressly reserves the right to bid and purchase at the public auction.

January 20 and 27, 2023

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NOTICE OF VEHICLE POSSESSION

Notice is hereby given that the undersigned will proceed to take possession of the following described abandoned vehicle(s) on 02/24/2023

2000 Ford F350  – VIN: 3FDWF36F1YMA24575

2005 Dodge Durango  – VIN: 1D4HB38N15F589243

Matt’s Towing

927 5th Ave NE

Attalla, AL 35954

(256) 485-8755

January 20 and 27, 2023

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NOTICE OF VEHICLE POSSESSION

Notice is hereby given that the undersigned will proceed to take possession of the following described abandoned vehicle(s) on 02/24/2023

2019 Ford Mustang  – VIN: 1FA6P8TH8K5199798

Tommy Tows

3403 Forrest Ave

Gadsden, AL 35904

(256) 490-3715

January 20 and 27, 2023

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