Legals for 12/10/2021 – 12/16/2021

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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 Allen Johnson  Lisa B Johnson Husband And Wife   to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as mortgagee, as nominee for Embrace Home Loans, Inc., its successors and assigns dated September 28, 2012; said mortgage being recorded on October 15, 2012, as Instrument No. 3374903 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 in Instrument 3505940 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 2nd day of February, 2022 the following property, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

LOTS NUMBER FOUR, FIVE, SIX AND SEVEN (4,5,6, AND 7) IN BLOCK THREE (3) OF JOHNSTOWN’S REARRANGEMENT OF THE JACKSON & WILSON ADDITION AND BLOCK 19 OF THE ATTALLA LAND AND IMP. CO., ADDITION TO ATTALLA, ALABAMA AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK “E”, PAGE 111, IN THE PROBATE OFFICE OF ETOWAH COUNTY GADSDEN ALABAMA.

Said property is commonly known as 1812 5th Street NW, Attalla, AL 35954.

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. 21-02403AL

www.foreclosurehotline.net

December 10, 17 and 24, 2021

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MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE NOTICE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain real estate mortgage executed by JOE BAKER and wife, ELISSA  BAKER, to THOMAS MARION CHORON, SR. and wife, ANDREA RUTH  CHORON, dated March 9, 2021 and recorded in Instrument No.: 3517519 in the  Office of the Judge of Probate, Etowah County, Alabama, and the Mortgagee, by  reason of such default having declared all the indebtedness secured by said  mortgage due and payable and said mortgage subject to foreclosure, and said  default continuing, notice is hereby given that, acting under the power of sale  contained in said mortgage, the Mortgagee will sell at public outcry, for cash, to  the highest and best bidder in front of the Courthouse door of the Etowah County  Courthouse, during the legal hours of sale on the 27th day of December, 2021,  the following described real estate situated in Etowah County, Alabama:

Lots 1, 2 and 3, Block 14 or the Rickles Addition Number 2 to the Town of  Altoona, Etowah County, Alabama as recorded in Plat Book “A”, Page  400, Probate Office, 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 property will be sold  on an “as is, where is” basis, subject to any easements, encumbrances, and  exceptions reflected in the records of the Probate Court. The property will be  sold without warrant, or recourse, express or implied as to title, use and/or  enjoyment, and will be sold subject to the right of redemption of all parties  entitled thereto. The Mortgagees reserves the right to bid for and purchase the  property and to credit its purchase price against the expenses of sale and the  indebtedness secured by the property. 

Alabama law gives some persons who have an interest in the 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.

David C. Livingston

By: David C. Livingston

Attorney for Mortgagees

P.O. Box 1621

Gadsden, AL 35902

(256) 546-9300

December 3,10 and 17, 2021

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MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain mortgage executed by Martin Daniel Carroll to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation, dated November 20, 2015 said mortgage recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama, in Instrument Number 3427298 . Said mortgage was subsequently sold, assigned and transferred to Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation . Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the undersigned, Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation , 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 January 05, 2022, 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: LOT NUMBER FIVE (5), IN BLOCK NUMBER THREE (3), IN TUCKAHOE TERRACES, ACCORDING TO MAP RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK “E”, PAGE 211, PROBATE OFFICE, ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA, AND LYING AND BEING IN GADSDEN, ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA. Property Street Address for Informational Purposes: 2409 Red Oak Road Gadsden AL 35904 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. 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.** Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation , Mortgagee or Transferee Jonathan Smothers ALAW One Independence Plaza, Suite 416 Birmingham, AL 35209 Attorney for Mortgagee/Transferee 21-007501  A-4738451

December 10, 17, and 24, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Ann Dee Quinn Neal was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 10/06/2021 Estate of Shirley N. Owens, 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

November 26,

December 3 and 10, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Lee C. Schoch was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 10/04/2021 Estate of Maureen E. Schoch, 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

November 26,

December 3 and 10, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Dawn Maria Wade was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 10/04/2021 Estate of Mary Hope Wade, 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

November 26,

December 3 and 10, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Billy W. Morgan was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 10/04/2021 Estate of Carolyn G. Morgan, 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

November 26,

December 3 and 10, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Steven Minard appointed Personal Representatives on 11/03/2021over the Estate of Betty Carolyn Sprayberry 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

December 3, 10 and 17, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Larry J. Hart appointed Personal Representatives on 11/08/2021over the Estate of Barry E. Jolly 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

December 3, 10 and 17, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Lisa Templeton Deloteus appointed Personal Representatives on 11/17/2021over the Estate of Bob Lee Gilbert 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

December 3, 10 and 17, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Jim C. Inzer, III appointed Personal Representatives on 10/19/2021over the Estate of Kha T. Tran 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

December 3, 10 and 17, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

James Alex Hoge appointed Personal Representatives on 11/08/2021 over the Estate of James Vaughn Hoge 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

December 3, 10 and 17, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Phillip Wayne Grissom was/were appointed Personal Representatives on 10/15/2021 Estate of Bobby Wayne Grissom, 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

December 3, 10 and 17, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Charlotte Jeannine Diggs was/were appointed Personal Representatives on 10/12/2021 Estate of Chartlotte Diggs Hearn 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

December 3, 10 and 17, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Tracy Teet Walden was/were appointed Personal Representatives on 10/08/2021 Estate of Dessie Fay Teet 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

December 3, 10 and 17, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

J. Eric Higgins was/were appointed Personal Representatives on 10/07/2021 Estate of Peggy Jeanette Nabors Higgins, 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

December 3, 10 and 17, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

J. Eric Higgins was/were appointed Personal Representatives on 10/07/2021 Estate of Roger L. Higgins, 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

December 3, 10 and 17, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Stephen D. Hardwick was/were appointed Personal Representatives on 10/26/2021 Estate of Henry Oliver Hardwick, 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

December 10, 17, and 24, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Carolyn Faye Deavor Hammond was/were appointed Personal Representatives on 10/25/2021 Estate of Wayne Richard Hammond, 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

December 10, 17,  and 24, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Susan Shay Layton was/were appointed Personal Representatives on 10/25/2021 Estate of Tommy Lee Layton, 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

December 10, 17, and 24, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Leigh Ann Black was/were appointed Personal Representatives on 11/01/2021 Estate of Rickey Dean Hess, 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

December 10, 17, and 24, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Jacob Zachary Mayo was/were appointed Personal Representatives on 11/02/2021 Estate of Kenneth M. Mayo, 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

December 10, 17, and 24, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Annette McSpadden was/were appointed Personal Representatives on 10/19/2021 Estate of Dovie Sue Johnson, 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

December 10, 17 and 24, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Deborah Marks was/were appointed Personal Representatives on 11/01/2021 Estate of Betty S. Pickren, 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

December 10, 17 and 24, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Chad Sizemore was/were appointed Personal Representatives on 10/21/2021 Estate of Carolyn F. Sizemore, 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

December 10, 17 and 24, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Stella B. Stivender was/were appointed Personal Representatives on 10/26/2021 Estate of James C. Stivender, 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

December 10, 17 and 24, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Haley Uesry was/were appointed Personal Representatives on 11/24/2021 Estate of Betty Riley, 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

December 10, 17 and 24, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Kevin Lee Tullis appointed Personal Representatives on 11/30/2021 Estate of Mackie Gerald Tullis 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

December 10, 17 and 24, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Shanisha Townsend appointed Personal Representatives on 09/17/2021 Estate of Floyd Marrie 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

December 10, 17 and 24, 2021

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NOTICE TO CREDITORS

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

THE ESTATE OF TERRY J. SHUBERG

DECEASED

CASE NO: S-11660

TAKE NOTICE that LETTERS TESTAMENTARY having been granted to Tammy P. Shuberg, as Personal Representative of the Estate of Terry J. Shuberg, on the 6th day of October 2021, by the Honorable Scott Hassell, Judge of Probate, Etowah County, Alabama.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that all persons having claims against the said Estate are hereby required to present the same within the time allowed by law or the same will be barred. 

Jason Knowles

Knowles & Sullivan, LC

Attorney for Petitioner

413 Broad Street

Gadsden, AL. 35901

Phone – 256-547-7200

Fax 256-467-6322

November 26, December 3 and 10, 2021

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NOTICE TO CREDITORS

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

In Re:  The Estate of Tara Elliott,

Deceased

Case No: S-11652

TAKE NOTICE that Letters of Administration having been granted to George Alexander Elliott, as Administrator of the Estate of Tara Elliott, deceased, on the 4th day of October, 2021, by the Honorable Scott Hassell, Judge of Probate.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that all persons having claims against the said Estate are hereby required to present the same within the time allowed by law or the same will be barred.

Jason Knowles

Knowles & Sullivan, LLC

Attorney for Administrator

413 Broad Street

Gadsden, AL. 35901

256-547-7200

December 3, 10 and 17, 2021

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NOTICE TO CREDITORS

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

The Estate of Cathy A. King,

Deceased

Case No: S-11666

TAKE NOTICE that Letters TESTAMENTARY having been granted to Roger L. King, as Personal Representative of the Estate of Cathy A. King, deceased, on the 12th day of October, 2021, by the Honorable Scott Hassell, Judge of Probate, Etowah County, Alabama.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that all persons having claims against the said Estate are hereby required to present the same within the time allowed by law or the same will be barred.

Jason Knowles

Knowles & Sullivan, LLC

Attorney for Administrator

413 Broad Street

Gadsden, AL. 35901

256-547-7200

December 3, 10 and 17, 2021

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NOTICE TO CREDITORS

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

THE ESTATE OF LOUISE CAMPBELL,

Deceased,

Case No: S-11689

TAKE NOTICE that LETTERS TESTAMENTARY having been granted to Kathy Hopkins and Donna Tucker, as Co-Personal Representatives of the Estate of Louise Campbell, on the 1st day of November, 2021, by the Honorable Scott Hassell, Judge of Probate, Etowah County, Alabama.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that all persons having claims against the said Estate are hereby required to present the same within the time allowed by law or the same will be barred.

Jason Knowles

Knowles & Sullivan, LLC

Attorney for Administrator

413 Broad Street

Gadsden, AL. 35901

256-547-7200

December 10, 17 and 24, 2021

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PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE’S NOTICE TO FILE CLAIMS

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

In The Matter of The Estate Of:  RANDALL LEE PALMER, Deceased

Letters of Administration on the Estate of RANDALL LEE PALMER, having been granted to the undersigned on the 10th day of November, 2021 by the Hon. Scott Hassll, Judge of Probate of said County, notice is hereby given that all persons having claims against said estate, are hereby required to present the same within the time allowed by law, or the same will be barred.

Rebecca Palmer

Personal Representative of the Estate of Randall Lee Palmer, deceased

Scott W. Hassell

Probate Judge

December 3, 10 and 17, 2021

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PUBLIC NOTICE 

Be it known that Johnny Grant, Vicki Grant, Adam Shaw, Jeremy Lasseter, Hunter  Lasseter and James Parker, being the owners of property abutting Kershaw Quarters  Road, hereby request the Etowah County Commission to vacate said road described as  follows: 

All of the prescriptive right-of-way of a portion of Kershaw Quarters Road lying left and  right of the described centerline between Crump Road and the center of the main channel  of Ballplay Creek. 

Commence at a point being the intersection of the centerline of Kershaw Quarters Road  and a projection of the centerline of Crump Road located in the Southwest 1/4 of Section  5, T-11-S, R-8-E. From said Point of Commencement, run N 89° 16’ 44” E a distance of 

16.8’ to a point of intersection with a projection of the West line of Parcel 12-03-05-0- 000-006.002, said point being the Point of Beginning. From said Point of Beginning,  continue along the previously described course a distance of 523.7’; thence run along a  curve to the left having a Delta of 84° 01’ 23” Radius: 119.9’, Tangent: 108’, Degree of  curve: 47° 46’ 11” a distance of 175.9’; thence run N 05° 15’ 21” E a distance of 81.5’;  thence run along a curve to the right having a Delta of 37° 44’ 32” Radius: 182.4’,  Tangent: 62.3’, Degree of curve: 31° 24’ 47” a distance of 120.1’; thence run N 42° 59’  53” E a distance of 758.3’; thence run along a curve to the right having a Delta of 15°  46’ 27” Radius: 989.2’, Tangent: 137’, Degree of curve: 05° 47’ 32”, a distance of  272.3’; thence run N 58° 46’ 20” E a distance of 102.8’; thence run N 62° 44’ 47” E a  distance of 357.2’; thence run along a curve to the right having a Delta of 26° 06’ 29”  Radius: 752’, Tangent: 174.4’, Degree of curve: 07° 37’ 08” a distance of 342.7’; thence  run N 88° 51’ 16” E a distance of 410.8’; thence run N 89° 25’ 22” E a distance of 454.6’  to a ford crossing at the intersection with the main channel of Ballplay Creek located in  the East ½ of Section 5, T-11-S, R-8-E and the end of said right-of-way. 

This matter will be considered at the 1-18-2022 Etowah County Commission meeting at  10:00 am at the Etowah County Commission Office, 800 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden,  Alabama 35901.

December 3, 10, 17 and 24, 2021

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LEGAL ZONING NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that the City of Gadsden Board of Adjustment will not hold a meeting in December.

December 3, and 10, 2021

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LEGAL ZONING NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that the City of Gadsden Planning Commission will not hold a public hearing in December due to a lack of agenda.

December 10, 2021

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LEGAL NOTICE

Notice of Completion

City of Gadsden

The City of Gadsden hereby gives Notice of Completion of the City of Gadsden Concrete Work Bid (Bid No. 3438) and the City of Gadsden Drainage Work Bid (Bid No. 3439), both under contract with CB&A Construction, LLC.  This notice will appear for four (4) weeks, once weekly beginning on December 10, 2021 and ending on December 31, 2021.  All claims should be filed with The City of Gadsden, Attn:  Director of Engineering, 90 Broad Street, Gadsden, AL  35901 or by calling (256) 549-4520. 

Director of Engineering, City of Gadsden.

December 10, 17, 24 and 31, 2021

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ORDINANCE NO. O-17-21

Authorizing TIF Funds for Expenditures

Related to the Expansion of The Venue at Coosa Landing

Whereas, the City Council of the City of Gadsden adopted Resolution R-253-21, authorizing an agreement with Thomas M. McElrath, to provide Architectural and Engineering Services at the Venue at Coosa Landing, located at 201 George Wallace Drive; and

Whereas, said services are required to construct office space in a portion of the undeveloped area at the Venue at Coosa Landing, and the City Council finds and determines that the use of tax increment district funds for the rehabilitation of this structure is in keeping with the purpose and intent of the tax increment financing law and the project plans previously authorized and adopted.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GADSDEN, ALABAMA, as follows:

Section 1. Ordinance No. O-12-21 (Fiscal Year 2022 Budget), as amended, is further amended, by appropriating $112,000.00 to account #191-2500-419.77-63.

Section 2. The Mayor and Director of Finance are authorized to use funds from Tax Increment Financing (TIF) for this expense. These funds are hereby appropriated for such purposes.

Adopted by the City Council of the City of Gadsden, Alabama at an open public meeting held on November 30, 2021.

Iva Nelson, City Clerk

December 10, 2021

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RESOLUTION NO. R-266-21

Ordering Abatement of Nuisance                                                                       

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

936 WILLOW STREET (Building Remains) in District 5 in the City of Gadsden, more particularly described as:

Lot Number Nineteen (19) in Block Number Three (3) of the Woodlawn Addition according to map or plat thereof as the same appears of record in Book of Town Plats A page 15, in the office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama and being and lying in the City of Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama, together with all improvements located thereon.

is a nuisance and ordered its abatement; and

Whereas, as required by the City Code, notice of a public hearing has been given to SARAH TURK, 311 TARRANT COURT, GADSDEN, AL; GERALD BANKSTON, 311 TARRANT COURT, GADSDEN, AL.

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GADSDEN, ALABAMA, 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, Alabama, at an open public meeting held on November 30, 2021.                                             

Iva Nelson, City Clerk   

December 10, 2021

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NOTICE OF PETITION TO CHANGE MINOR’S NAME

Notice to:  Daniel Tarrance, Whose address is unknown

You will take notice that a Petition for Change of a Minor’s Name regarding a female child born to Carrie Gibbs on June 26, 2016, was filed on the 21st day of October 2021.  Further, a Petition for Change of a Minor’s regarding a male child born to Carrie Gibbs on February 9, 2014, was filed on the 21st day of October 2021.  Both Petitions are set to be heard on 2nd day of February 2022 at 10:00 o’clock A.M., in Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama, 800 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, Alabama 35901.

Please be advised that you are required to answer this petition within thirty (30) days after the last publication of this notice.  Your answer to this petition is to be filed with the Clerk of the Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama, 800 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, Alabama 35901.

December 10, 17, 24 and 31, 2021

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MOTION FOR SERVICES BY PUBLICATION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

MATTHEW ALSTON CLARK, PLAINTIFF VS. HANNAH MAE CLARK, DEFENDANT

CASE NO.:  DR-2015-384.01

HANNAH MAE CLARK, whose whereabouts are unknown, is notified that a Final Hearing has been scheduled in the above-styled case for January 24, 2022 at 2:30 p.m.

Circuit Court of Etowah County, Alabama.

Dated this the 17th day of November 2021.

Hon. Cody D. Robinson

Circuit Judge

November 19, 26, December 3 and 10, 2021

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NOTICE BY PUBLICATION

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

CITY OF GADSDEN, ALABAMA,

a municipal corporation,

Plaintiff,

Case No. S-11569

1607 South Eleventh Street Bright Pictures, LLC PS , a limited liability company;

SGN, LLP, a limited liability partnership; Bright Picture Group, LLC PS, a limited liability

Company; Matthew McCoy, an individual;

Summer Green, an individual; LINDA

BARRETT-VAUGHAN, Etowah County

Tax Collector,

Defendants.

TO: MATTHEW MCCOY, whereabouts unknown, serve by publication.

The City of Gadsden, Alabama, has filed a Complaint for Order of Condemnation in the Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama involving the following property:

TRACT 3:

A part of the SE¼ of SE¼, Section 8, Township 12S, Range GE, identified as

Tract No. 3 on Project No. STPOA-2815(252) In ETOWAH County, Alabama and

being more fully described as follows:

Parcel 1 of 1:

Commencing from a common section comer for section 7, 8, 17 and 18, T-12-S, R-6-E, thence S88°41’58”E a distance of 1951.51 feet to a point on the existing property line, also being the Point of Beginning of the property herein described;

thence N10°90’56”E with a distance of 6.47 feet along the existing property line to a

point, on the Mckinley Avenue ROW;

thence S88°49’50”E a distance of 153.28 feet approximately 9.50 feet left of the existing property line to a point;

thence S07°03’39”W with a distance of 9.59 feet along the existing property line to a

point, on the existing ROW;

thence S89°28’30”W with a distance of 134.47 feet to a point on the present right of way line 25feet left of South 11th Street;

thence N86°09’20”W with a distance of 18.87 feet to a point on the present right of way line 50 feet left of South 11th Street;

The above described parcel contains 0.030 acre, more or less.

Property Address: 1607 11th Street, Gadsden, Alabama 35904.

You are hereby ordered to appear on or before the 31st day of January, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. when said Complaint will be heard and to contest said Complaint should you see fit.

Etowah County,

Alabama

J.Lance Smith

Tutnbach, Warren, Rice, Lloyd,

Frederick & Smith, PC.

200 Chestnut Street, Suite A

P.0. Box 129

Gadsden, Alabama 35902-0129

(256)543-3664/FAX (256) 543-3674

December 10, 17 and 24, 2021

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NOTICE OF PETITION FOR CHANGE OF MINOR’S NAME

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN THE MATTER OF CHILD BORN TO SHANIA ROBERTA BEARDEN,

DOB 12/27/2020

CASE NO. S-11587

TO:  Natural Mother, whereabouts unknown

Take Notice that a Petition for the Change of Minor’s name of the child born to Shania Roberta Bearden, (Natural Mother), has been filed by Stephen Michael Sullivan Jr., set to be heard on the 10th day of January, 2022 at 10:00 o’clock A.M. at the Etowah County Courthouse in Gadsden, Alabama.  Minor Child’s birth date is December 27, 2020.

Please be advised that if you intend to contest this petition, you must file a written response within thirty (30) days of the date of the last publication herein with counsel for said Petitioner, whose name and address are shown below and with the Clerk of the said Probate Court.

DONE this 19th day of November, 2021

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

Name and Address of Attorney

JARED VAUGHN

Attorney for Petitioner

612 S 4th Street

Gadsden, AL. 35901

256-547-4444

November 26,

December 3, 10 and 17, 2021

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NOTICE OF DIVORCE ACTION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

Case No.:  31-DR-2016-900432.00

John Edward Morgan,

Plaintiff,

vs

Michelle Lynn Hughes,

Defendant,

MICHELLE LYNN HUGHES, whose whereabouts are unknown, must answer JOHN EDWARD MORGAN’S COMPLAINT FOR DIVORCE, and other relief thirty (30) days of the last publication date of this notice listed at the bottom, or a thereafter a JUDGEMENT BY DEFAULT may be rendered against MICHELLE LYNN HUGHES Case Number 31-DR-2016-900432.00, in the Circuit Court of Etowah County, Alabama.

Done this 24th day of NOVEMBER 2021.

Cody D. Robinson

Circuit Judge

Attorney for Plaintiff

Christopher P. Word, Attorney at Law, LLC

Post Office Box 8241

Gadsden, AL 35902

(256)312-9553 Phone

November 26,

December 3, 10 and 17, 2021

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NOTICE OF DIVORCE ACTION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

Case No.: 

DR-2021-000325.00

Lonnie Greene,

Plaintiff,

vs

Christy Greene,

Defendant,

Christy Green, whose whereabouts are unknown, must answer Lonnie Greene, COMPLAINT FOR DIVORCE, and other relief thirty (30) days of the last publication date of this notice listed at the bottom, or a thereafter a JUDGEMENT BY DEFAULT may be rendered against CHRISTY GREENE Case Number DR-2021-000325.00, in the Circuit Court of Etowah County, Alabama.

Done this 3RD day of NOVEMBER 2021.

George C. Day, Jr

Circuit Judge

Gerald Maxwell

Attorney for Plaintiff

821 Tuscaloosa Avenue

Gadsden, AL. 35901

256-459-5443

December 3, 10, 17 and 24, 2021

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NOTICE OF COMPLETION

In accordance with Chapter1, Title 39, Code of Alabama, 1975, notice is hereby given that James E. Watts and Sons Contractors, Inc., contractor, has completed the Contract for the Asphalt Patching Project for the City of Gadsden, Owner(s), and 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 The City of Gadsden Engineering Department.

James E. Watts & Sons Contractors, Inc.

PO Box 305

Gadsden, AL 35902

November 26,

December 3, 10 and 17, 2021

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ETOWAH COUNTY COMMISSION REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS

The Etowah County Commission is soliciting proposals from qualified engineering firms to provide professional engineering services for water and sewer infrastructure projects at the Little Canoe Creek Megasite. Source of funding includes, but is not limited to, the American Rescue Plan Act.

The consulting firm will be selected on a 100-point rating system. Selection criteria will be based upon the following:

1. Experience as it relates to Federally Funded Infrastructure Projects: 40 Points

2. Professional Background and Quality of Personnel: 30 Points

3. Capability to Meet Schedules and Deadlines: 30 Points

TOTAL POINTS 100 POINTS

Proposals are due by 4pm on Thursday, December 30, 2021, and should be mailed or delivered as follows:

Shane Ellison, CAO

Etowah County Commission

800 Forrest Avenue, Suite 113

Gadsden, AL 35901

All professional engineering firms who consider themselves qualified are invited to submit a proposal. The Etowah County Commission reserves the right to reject any and all proposals and to waive any informalities or irregularities in the proposal process. The Etowah County Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages the participation of minority owned businesses and Section 3 qualified contracts in all project contract procurements.

Etowah County Commission

December 10, 17 and 24, 2021

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NOTICE OF CIVIL ACTION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY

Civil Action No.: CV-2021-900159

JERRY FAGAN, LATONIA FAGAN, Plaintiffs

v.

JERRY IGNACIO CRASS, Defendant.

This notice shall serve as NOTICE BY PUBLICATION to JERRY IGNACIO CRASS of the below identified civil lawsuit against him filed by Jeffery Fagan and Latonia Fagan in the Circuit Court of Etowah County, Alabama. Mr. and Mrs. Fagan claim that they have been injured and sustained damages as a result of the negligence of JERRY IGNACIO CRASS with regard to a motor vehicle accident that occurred on May 10, 2019 in Shelby County, Alabama. JERRY IGNACIO CRASS is hereby on notice that he must Answer the Complaint with the Circuit Court of Etowah County in case number CV-2021-900159 within 30 days after the last publication December 24, 2021, which shall therefore be January 24, 2022.

Henry A. Lawrence, III

Attorney for the Plaintiff

Wettermark Keith

100 Grandview Place, Suite 530

Birmingham, AL 35243

P: 205-212-3348

December 3, 10, 17 and 24, 2021

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LEGAL NOTICE

Stuff-It Mini Storage, 3605 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, 35904.  The following storage unit(s) will be sold at auction on December 17, 2021 at 9 AM for non-payment:

Deonte Mitchell  Unit 23

Stuff-It Mini Storage

3605 Forrest Avenue

Gadsden, AL. 35904

December 3 and 10, 2021

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NOTICE OF SALE

Notice is hereby given that the contents of the following storage building will be sold b Off Campus Storage on December 24, 2021 at 10:00 AM at 474 George Wallace Drive, Gadsden, AL. 35903

Stacey Matthews #7

Tina Rodgers #14

Dontavius Mitchell #131

Nashanta Rudolph #166

December 10 and 17, 2021

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VEHICLE NOTICE

In accordance with Alabama Abandoned Motor Vehicle Act, Alabama Code Sections 32-13-1 through 32-13-8 notice is hereby given to the owners, lienholders, and other interested parties. The following motor vehicle will be sold at public auction to the highest bidder at 9:00 am, December 28, 2021 at Team One Toyota Rainbow City, Alabama. Seller reserves the right to reject any bid and the right to bid.

2003 Lexus ES300 – VIN# JTHBF30G630107028

December 3 and 10, 2021

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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 01/21/2022

2011 Ford Explorer  – VIN: 1FMHK7F86BGA29849

Ohana Auto Repair

3426 Rainbow Parkway

Rainbow City, AL 35906

(256) 442-6864

December 3 and 10, 2021

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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 01/21/2022

2012 Ford Fusion  – VIN: 3FAHP0HA0CR428124

2001 Toyota Corolla  – VIN: 2T1BR 12E01C509333

2002 Honda Accord  – VIN: 1HGCG22532A034476

ER Towing

1733 Forrest Ave

Gadsden, AL 35901

(256) 547-1549

December 3 and 10, 2021

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NOTICE OF VEHICLEPOSSESSION

Notice is hereby given that the undersigned will proceed to take possession of the following described abandoned vehicle (s) on 01/14/2022

1996 Ford Ranger  – VIN: 1FTCR10A1TUD73935

Tommy Tow’s

1912 3rd Street NW

Attalla, AL 35954

(256) 490-3715

December 10 and 17, 2021

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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 01/21/2022

2007 Dodge Magnum  – VIN: 2D4FV47V67H793933

2005 BMW X3  – VIN: WBXPA93425WD16685

JAM ER Towing & Recovery LLC

1733 Forrest Ave

Gadsden, AL 35901

(256) 547-1549

December 10 and 17, 2021

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