Legals for 7/05/2024 – 7/11/2024

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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 Janie M Jackson , A Single Person  to Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. dated October 17, 2008; said mortgage being recorded on November 5, 2008, as Instrument No. 3303890 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama. Said Mortgage was last sold, assigned and transferred to CAG National Fund III LLC in Instrument 3565008 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, ALABAMA.

The undersigned, CAG National Fund III 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 31st day of July, 2024 the following property, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

LOT 10 IN BLOCK 10 IN STEWART’S ADDITION TO ATTALLA, ALABAMA AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK A, PAGES 76-77, PROBATE OFFICE, ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA, AND LYING AND BEING IN ATTALLA, ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA.

Said property is commonly known as 304 Chestnut St, 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.

CAG NATIONAL FUND III LLC

as holder of said mortgage

McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC

505 20th Street North, Suite 1775

Birmingham, AL 35203

(205) 216-4238

FT21@mccalla.com

File No. 23-05171AL

www.foreclosurehotline.net

June 28, July 5 and 12, 2024

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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 Skylar Lamar Deerman And Savannah Deerman Husband And Wife  to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as mortgagee, as nominee for River Bank & Trust, its successors and assigns dated August 9, 2019; said mortgage being recorded on August 9, 2019, as Instrument No. 3488649 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama. Said Mortgage was last sold, assigned and transferred to Nationstar Mortgage LLC in Instrument 3572084 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, ALABAMA.

The undersigned, Nationstar Mortgage 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 31st day of July, 2024 the following property, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

Lots Three and Four (3 & 4), Sixth Addition Country Club Hills, according to the map or plat thereof as recorded in Plat Book F, page 287, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama.

Said property is commonly known as 328 Wildwood Rd, 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 as-sessments, 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.

NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC

as holder of said mortgage

McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC

505 20th Street North, Suite 1775

Birmingham, AL 35203

(205) 216-4238

FT21@mccalla.com

File No. 24-05800AL

www.foreclosurehotline.net

June 28,July 5 and 12, 2024

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MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain mortgage executed by Barbara Marble, an umarried woman and Alexis Bishop, an unmarried woman, originally in favor of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems Inc., as nominee for Primemax Mortgage Company, LLC, on May 24, 2022, said mortgage recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama, in Instrument Number: 3541280; the undersigned Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation, 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 July 31, 2024, 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: Lot 14 in Aqua Vista according to the map or plat thereof recorded in Plat Book “G”, Pages 279, 281 and 283, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, and lying and being in Etowah County, Alabama.. Property street address for informational purposes: 51 Aqua Vista Dr W , Gadsden, AL 35901. 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. Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation, (“Transferee”) Tiffany & Bosco, P.A., 2501 20th Place South, Suite 300, Homewood, AL 35223 www.tblaw.com TB File Number: 24-05181-SC-AL

June 28, July 5, and 12, 2024

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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 Odis T Sizemore, Jr And Mary Sizemore Husband And Wife to Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. dated April 22, 2010; said mortgage being recorded on May 4, 2010, as Instrument No. 3331451 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama. Said Mortgage was last sold, assigned and transferred to CAG National Fund IV LLC in Instrument 3574624 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, ALABAMA.

The undersigned, CAG National Fund IV 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 August, 2024 the following property, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

Lot Number 11 in Block 2 of Big Wills Country Club Estates Subdivision, as the same is recorded in Plat Book H, Page 51, in the Probate Office of Etowah County, Alabama; being situated in Etowah County, Alabama.

Said property is commonly known as 107 Fairway Drive, 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 as-sessments, 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.

CAG NATIONAL FUND IV LLC

as holder of said mortgage

McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC

505 20th Street North, Suite 1775

Birmingham, AL 35203

(205) 216-4238

FT21@mccalla.com

File No. 24-05914AL

www.foreclosurehotline.net

July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

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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 Rudolph Williams and Donna Yvette Williams, husband and wife, to Mortgage Funding Network, Inc. dba MFNI Corp, on December 27, 1999, said mortgage being recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama, on January 4, 2000 at Book 2000, at Page 4, as Document Number M-2000-0026. Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, successor by merger to Wells Fargo Bank Minnesota, National Association, solely in its capacity as Trustee for Provident Bank Home Equity Loan AssetBacked Certificates, Series 2000-1, 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 August 6, 2024, during the legal hours of sale, the following described real estate, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

Lots Numbers Eleven (11) and Twelve (12), in Block “G”, of Stroud’s First Subdivision, according to the map or plat thereof recorded in Plat Book “B”, Pages 84 and 85, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, and lying and being in Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama.

More commonly known as: 200 North 13th Street, Gadsden, AL 35903

his 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 its purchase price against the expenses of sale and indebtedness secured by the real estate. This sale is subject to postponement or cancellation.

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, successor by merger to Wells Fargo Bank Minnesota, National Association, solely in its capacity as Trustee for Provident Bank Home Equity Loan Asset-Backed Certificates, Series 2000-1 (“Transferee”)

Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C.

244 Inverness Center Drive

Birmingham, AL 35242

Phone: (801) 355-2886

July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

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SHERIFF’S SALE

UNDER AND BY VIRTUE of a judgment and execution issued by the State of Alabama Department of Revenue, Montgomery County, Alabama, on April 9, 2024 against Ronald Catoe, directed the Sheriff of Etowah County to sale · UNDIVIDED INTEREST of listed property for judgment amount plus daily interest.

I will proceed to sell UNDIVIDED INTEREST of the following property to wit:

H/S BASE YEAR-NW 25′ LT BLK 13 ORIGINAL SURVEY OF ATTALLA PLAT A-226-227 3-12-5 WILL-1987, 1762-51, D-2009-3321397

PROPERTY ADDRESS: 323B 5TH AVENUE NW ATTALLA, AL

Parcel 16-02-03-1-000-036.000 PPIN 051708

Therefore, according to said command, I shall expose for sale at public auction, right, title and UNDIVIDED INTEREST of RONALD CATOE in above described property.

Property will be sold to highest bidder for cash at public outcry. All properties sold subject to any and/or all mortgages, liens, encumbrances, fees and other lawful charges.

Sale will be held Monday July 29, 2024 at 11:00 A.M. at the front door of the Etowah County Courthouse

Jonathon W. Horton, Etowah County Sheriff

July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

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FILE CLAIMS

Kristin Waters Sullivan was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/03/2024 to the Estate of Jeri Denise Whitlock, 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

June 28, July 5 and 12, 2024

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FILE CLAIMS

Mary Ann Wrenn was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/03/2024 to the Estate of Robert Rodney Wrenn, 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

June 28, July 5 and 12, 2024

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FILE CLAIMS

Aaron Jeffrey Armstrong was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/03/2024 over the Estate of Gorman Milburn Armstrong, Jr., 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

June 28, July 5 and 12, 2024

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FILE CLAIMS

Casey Lee Rickles was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 05/24/2024 over the Estate of Scott Lee Rickles, 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

June 28, July 5 and 12, 2024

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FILE CLAIMS

Dora Watkins was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 05/28/2024 to the Estate of Alvin Watkins, 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

June 28, July 5 and 12, 2024

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FILE CLAIMS

Christine Ford was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 11/02/2021 Estate of Helene Piazza, 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

June 28, July 5 and 12, 2024

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FILE CLAIMS

Cary Christopher Whitehead was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/13/2024 over the Estate of Augusta Downs Waters, 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

June 28, July 5 and 12, 2024

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FILE CLAIMS

Marsha Young and Holly Rodgers was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 05/31/2024 to the Estate of Betty Jane Barnard, 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

June 28, July 5 and 12, 2024

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FILE CLAIMS

Joseph William Casey Kwok and Jake Bishop Kwok was/were appointed Co-Personal Representative(s) on 06/10/2024 to the Estate of Joseph Francis Kwok, 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

June 28, July 5 and 12, 2024

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FILE CLAIMS

Tommy Kitchens was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/10/2024 over the Estate of Mae Kitchens, 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

July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

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FILE CLAIMS

Deborah McBay was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/12/2024 over the Estate of Phillip McBay, 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

July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

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FILE CLAIMS

Felicia Williams Moon was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/24/2024 to the Estate of Phillip Williams, 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

July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

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FILE CLAIMS

Randal Lloyd Williams and Laura Elaine Long was/were appointed Co-Personal Representative(s) on 06/13/2024 to the Estate of Martha Keller Handy, 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

July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

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FILE CLAIMS

Adrienne Cooper was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/04/2024 over the Estate of Shelby Jane Stephens, 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

July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

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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 Sharon H.

Camp and a Petition for Letters of Conservatorship over the estate of Sharon H. Camp was filed by Gadsden Regional Medical Center on the 20TH day of JUNE 2024.

A hearing on the Petition for Letters of Guardianship and Petition for Letters of Conservatorship is set on the 7th day of AUGUST 2024, at 2:00 p.m., in the Probate Court of Etowah County, Ala-bama, 800 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, Alabama 35901.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

June 28, July 7 and 12, 2024

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NOTICE OF HEARING

THE STATE OF ALABAMA

IN THE PROBATE COURT ETOWAH COUNTY OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN RE THE MATTER OF THE ADOPTION PETITION OF TERESA RENEE GIBBS AND DENNIS GIBBS

CASE NO. 2024-00258

TO: JOSHUA BRENT STEPHENS

Address unknown

Please take notice that a petition for adoption of a child born to BRANDY REYNOLDS has been filed in said Court by the Petitioner(s) named above. The minor child’s date of birth is February 18, 2011. As a notified party, you may appear in the adoption proceeding to contest or support the attached petition. Please be advised that if you intend to contest this adoption, you must file a written response within thirty (30) days of service of this notice with counsel for said Petitioner, whose name and address are as shown below and with the Clerk of the Probate Court at the following address: P.O. Box 187, Gadsden, AL 35902. If you fail to respond within thirty (30) days and appear at the hearing, the Court may construe that failure as an implied consent to the adoption and waiver of a right to appear and of further notice of the adoption proceedings. If the adoption is approved, your parental rights, if any, will be considered terminated.

Attorney for Petitioner:

David L. Scott

2806 Ruffner Rd, Ste 100,

Irondale, AL 35210

Given under my hand this the 7th day of June,2024.

Scott W. Hassell

JUDGE OF PROBATE

June 14, 21, 28, and July 5, 2024

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NOTICE OF HEARING

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

TO: Paul Leonardi

IN THE MATTER OF THE ADOPTION PETITION OF COREY EDWARD CONNETT

Case Number

2024-00259

TO: PAUL LEONARDI

ADDRESS UNKNOWN

Please take notice that a petition for adoption of a child born to Kristen Works Connett has been filed in said Court by the Petitioner named above. M.E.L. the minor child, date of birth is December 12, 2016. As a notified party, you may appear in the adoption proceedings to contest or support the attached petition. Please be advised that if you intend to contest this adoption you must file a written response within thirty (30) days of service of this notice with counsel for said Petitioner(s), whose name and address are as shown below and with the Clerk of the said Probate Court at the following address: P.O. Box 187, Gadsden, AL. 35902. If you fail to respond within thirty (30) days, the court may construe that failure as an implied consent to the adoption and waiver of the right to appear and of further notice of the adoption proceedings. If the adoption is approved, your parental rights and responsibilities, if any, will be considered terminated

Attorney for Petitioner:

Brandon C. Neal

217 2nd Ave. E.

Oneonta, AL. 35121

Given under my hand this 12th day of June 2024.

Scott W. Hassell

JUDGE OF PROBATE, ETOWAH COUNTY

June 14, 21, 28, and July 5, 2024

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NOTICE OF HEARING

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN THE MATTER OF: ELBERTA FOWLER,

ALLEGED INCAPACITATED

Case #: 2024-364

TO: Chris Fowler and any unknown family

Please take notice that a PETITION FOR LETTERS OF GUARDIANSHIP AND CONSERVATORSHIP of the above referenced incapacitated individual was filed in the Office of the Judge of Probate, and further, that the 6th day of AUGUST 2024 at 2:00 p.m. 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 20TH DAY OF JUNE 2024

Scott Hassell

PROBATE JUDGE

June 28, July 5 and 12, 2024

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NOTICE OF HEARING

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN THE MATTER OF THE ADOPTION PETITION OF: KELLY GODFREY WHISENANT

CASE NO.:2024-00320

TO: UNKNOWN FATHER

Please take notice that a petition for adoption of a child born to Mary Ragan Whisenant has been filed in said court by the Petitioner named above. The minor child’s date of birth is March 2, 2017. As a notified party, you may appear in the adoption proceeding to contest or support the attached petition. Please be advised that if you intend to contest this adoption, you must file a written response within thirty (30) days of service of this notice with counsel for said Petitioner, whose name and address are as shown below and with the Clerk of the Probate Court at the following address: P.O. Box 187, Gadsden, AL 35902. If you fail to respond within thirty (30) days and appear at the hearing, the Court may construe that failure as an implied consent to the adoption and waiver of a right to appear and of further notice of the adoption proceedings. If the adoption is approved, your parental rights, if any, will be considered terminated.

Attorney for Petitioner:

Joshua B. Sullivan

Knowles & Sullivan, LLC

413 Broad Street

Gadsden, AL 35901

Given under my hand this the 13 day of June 2024.

Scott W. Hassell

JUDGE OF PROBATE

June 28, July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

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NOTICE OF HEARING

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN THE MATTER OF: JANET WEBB, INCAPACITATED

Case #: 2023-402

TO: Any interested party

Please take notice that a PETITION FOR THE SALE OF REAL PROPERTY belonging to the above referenced incapacitated individual was filed in the Office of the Judge of Probate, and further, that the 29th day of JULY 2024 at 1:00 P.m. 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 27TH DAY OF JUNE 2024

Scott Hassell

PROBATE JUDGE

July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

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NOTICE OF HEARING

IN THE PROBATE COURT FOR ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN RE: THE ESTATE OF LONNIE ALBERT NAIL, DECEASED.

Case No.: S-12294

TO: COLIN LYNCH and JASON LYNCH

Whose whereabouts are unknown

Please take notice that a Petition for Final Settlement was filed in the Office of the Judge of Probate, Etowah County, Alabama and further, that the 19TH day of AUGUST, 2024 at 11:00 a.m. 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 28th DAY OF June 2024.

Scott W. Hassell

JUDGE OF PROBATE

July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

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NOTICE OF ESTATE

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF: SHERMAN TALLENT BAGGETT,DECEASED.

CASE NO.: 2024-00126

A Petition for Summary Distribution of the Estate of SHERMAN TALLENT BAGGETT, Deceased, having been submitted to the Honorable Scott W. Hassell, Judge of Probate, by Petitioner, ACHSHA COOK on the 21st day of February 2024. Notice is hereby given that all persons contesting said Petition shall file a response thereto with the Judge of Probate, Etowah County, within thirty (30) days of this date of publication.

Done this 16th day of April 2024

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

July 5, 2024

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TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS

To Jessica Brown, mother of R.W. a minor child (DOB 6/21/22) in the matter of R.W. A termination of parental rights petition has been filed in regard to the above referenced Minor Child. Etowah County Case # JU-22-220.02. You are to file a response to said petition within fourteen days of final notice of the above referenced matter. This matter is set for a final hearing August 22, 2024 at 9:00 AM with the Honorable Joe Nabors, in the Etowah County Judicial Building 801 Forrest Ave. Gadsden, AL 35901.

David Benton King, Esq.

Williams, Driskill, Huffstutler & King

2100 Club Drive, Suite 150

Gadsden, AL  35901

256-442-0201

June 28, July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

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NOTICE FOR TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS

CASE NO.: JU-2022-000064.03

State of Alabama, Etowah County Juvenile Court

TO: MR. KEVIN BERNHARD

You are hereby given notice that a petition has been filed by Zackery and Allison Mawyer requesting that your parental rights be terminated to SHERRI ANN BERNHARD, born on July 6, 2021, to Stephanie Faye Paninski in Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama. You are hereby given notice that you are required to file an answer with the Clerk of the Juvenile Court and with the Petitioner’s attorney, Samuel J. McLure, P. O. Box 231538, Montgomery, AL, 36123-1538, with-in thirty (30) days of the date of the last publication of this notice or a default judgement can be entered against you.

Done this 28th day of June, 2024.

CASSANDRA JOHNSON, Clerk of Court.

Samuel J. McLure,

P. O. Box 231538

Montgomery, AL, 36123-1538

July 5, 12, 19, and 26, 2024

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NOTICE OF COMPLAINT

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY ALABAMA

MARIA PERRY, PLAINTIFF

V.

CV-2024- 900262

The heirs of Joseph Glenn and Umerlauer Glenn, and those fictitious defendants whose identities and whereabouts are unknown, and all other persons claiming any present, future, contingent, remainder, reversion, or other interest in the lands described herein

DEFENDANTS

The Defendants, Joseph Glenn and Umerlauer Glenn, and/or their heirs and next

of kin, and any other individuals who may claim an interest in the above described

property, whose whereabouts are unknown, must answer Plaintiff’s Complaint within thirty (30) days of the completion of the publication or thereafter a judgment of default may be rendered against you in the aforementioned case.

Done the 25th day of 2024.

CASSANDRA

JOHNSON,

Clerk of the Circuit Court of Etowah County

Knowles & Sullivan, LLC

Jason Knowles

413 Broad Street

Gadsden, AL 35901

256-547-7200

June 28, July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

____________

NOTICE OF CONDEMNATION-FORFEITURE ACTION

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

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

CIVIL DIVISION

CASE NO: CV-24-20-WBO

PLAINTIFF

VS.

$400.00 U.S. Currency

DEFENDANTS

In Re:  April Dionne Gilliland

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 7th day of August 2024.  Failure to file such answer shall result in your loss of any claimed owner’s or other interest in said property.

DONE this the 5th day of June, 2024

Cassandra Johnson,

Circuit Clerk

Etowah County, Alabama

June 14, 21, 28, and July 5, 2024

____________

NOTICE OF CONDEMNATION-FORFEITURE ACTION

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

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

CIVIL DIVISION

CASE NO: CV-24-29-SJS

PLAINTIFF

VS.

$4,660.00 U.S. Currency

DEFENDANTS

In Re:  Marquevius Deonte Heard

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 7th day of August 2024.  Failure to file such answer shall result in your loss of any claimed owner’s or other interest in said property.

DONE this the 5th day of June, 2024

Cassandra Johnson,

Circuit Clerk

Etowah County, Alabama

June 14, 21, 28, and July 5, 2024

____________

NOTICE OF CONDEMNATION-FORFEITURE ACTION

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

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

CIVIL DIVISION

CASE NO: CV-24-35-GCD

PLAINTIFF

VS.

$6,037.00 U.S. Currency

2013 Volvo XC90

VIN:YV4952CTZD1671807

DEFENDANTS

In Re:  Phillip Trent Waldrop

TO ANY PERSON, CORPORATION OR OTHER ENTITY CLAIMING AN OWNER’S BONA FIDE

INTEREST IN THE HEREINABOVE DESCRIBED CURRENCY AND 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 currency and vehicle. You are hereby notified that you must answer said Complaint by the 7th day of August 2024.  Failure to file such answer shall result in your loss of any claimed owner’s or other interest in said property.

DONE this the 5th day of June, 2024

Cassandra Johnson,

Circuit Clerk

Etowah County, Alabama

June 14, 21, 28, and July 5, 2024

____________

NOTICE OF CONDEMNATION-FORFEITURE ACTION

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

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

CIVIL DIVISION

CASE NO: CV-32-WBO

PLAINTIFF

VS.

$390.00 U.S. Currency

Smith & Wesson SD9 9mm

Serial # FBB4148

DEFENDANTS

In Re:  Dewayne Quantae Goode

TO ANY PERSON, CORPORATION OR OTHER ENTITY CLAIMING AN OWNER’S BONA FIDE

INTEREST 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 7th day of August 2024.  Failure to file such answer shall result in your loss of any claimed owner’s or other interest in said property.

DONE this the 5th day of June, 2024

Cassandra Johnson Circuit Clerk

Etowah County, Alabama

June 14, 21, 28, and July 5, 2024

____________

NOTICE OF CONDEMNATION-FORFEITURE ACTION

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

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

CIVIL DIVISION

CASE NO: CV-24-53-CDR

PLAINTIFF

VS.

$886.00 U.S. Currency

Armscor M1600 .22 Rifle

Serial # AP215509

DEFENDANTS

In Re:  Rodney Lamont Jackson

TO ANY PERSON, CORPORATION OR OTHER ENTITY CLAIMING AN OWNER’S BONA FIDE

INTEREST 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 property. You are hereby notified that you must answer said Complaint by the 23rd day of August 2024.  Failure to file such answer shall result in your loss of any claimed owner’s or other interest in said currency.

DONE this the 25th day of June, 2024

Cassandra Johnson,

Circuit Clerk

Etowah County, Alabama

June 28, July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

____________

NOTICE OF CONDEMNATION-FORFEITURE ACTION

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

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

CIVIL DIVISION

CASE NO: CV-24-49-GCD

PLAINTIFF

VS.

$3,444.00 U.S. Currency

DEFENDANTS

In Re:  April Dionne Gilliland

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 23rd day of August 2024.  Failure to file such answer shall result in your loss of any claimed owner’s or other interest in said currency.

DONE this the 25th day of June, 2024

Cassandra Johnson,

Circuit Clerk

Etowah County, Alabama

June 28, July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

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NOTICE OF PUBLICATION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

ROY WINN, Plaintiff,

v.

Civil Action No.: 31-CV-2024-900001.00

VIRGINIA W KIRKLAND, et al., Defendants.

TO: VIRGINIA W KIRKLAND, Estates of, any heirs and devisees, and ANY AND ALL  UNKNOWN PARTIES, whose whereabouts are unknown, and which cannot be ascertained  after the exercise of reasonable diligence, who may have some right, title, interest in or claim  to the real property which is the subject of this litigation as described in EXHIBIT A, which  is attached hereto and incorporated herein as if set out in full.

You are hereby notified that on the 2nd day of January 2024, a complaint for ejectment  and quiet title was filed in the Circuit Court of Etowah County, Alabama, and the following  are the names of all parties to the action: VIRGINIA W KIRKLAND, ELAINE  KIRKPATRICK, DALE JONES, TRACI SHARP, ERIC KIRKPATRICK, JAMES  FRANKLIN, KENNETH KIRKLAND, DENNIS KIRKLAND, TERRI KIRKLAND, SUSAN  JACKSON, DANNY JACKSON, DAVID KIRKLAND, EMILY KIRKLAND, Estates of, any  heirs and devisees, and ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES, whose whereabouts are  unknown, and which cannot be ascertained after the exercise of reasonable diligence, who  may have some right, title, interest in or claim to the real property which is the subject of  this litigation as described in EXHIBIT A, which is attached hereto and incorporated herein  as if set out in full.

EXHIBIT A

Lot Number Eleven (11) and the South Half of Lot Number Ten (10), in Block  Number Seven (7), in Goodyear Park, according to the map thereof recorded in Plat  Book “C”, Pages 84 and 85, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, and lying and  being in Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama.

Etowah County Parcel ID: 15-01-12-2-000-039.000

Commonly known as 912 Maryland Avenue, Gadsden, AL 35903

All persons having an interest in said lands or any portion thereof, claiming any title  thereto or any encumbrance or lien thereon, are hereby directed to plead, answer, demur, or  otherwise respond to the Complaint on or before the 19th day of  August 2024 else at the  expiration of 30 days after last publication suffer judgment by default to be rendered against  them it being intended that this notice shall be used to perfect service against all parties who  cannot be personally served with a copy of the Complaint

Done on this 25th day of June, 2024.

Cassandra Johnson,

Clerk of the Circuit Court

Etowah County, Alabama

Jimmy Ray Earley Jr., Esq.

201 20th Street South

Irondale, AL 35210

June 28, July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

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NOTICE OF FINAL HEARING BY PUBLICATION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

GADSDEN LAND BANK AUTHORITY, a Public Corporation,

Plaintiff,

v.

CIVIL ACTION NO.: CV-2024-0065

LESLIE PRUITT; ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA;  CITY OF GADSDEN; that parcel of real property located at 169 Brookwood Drive, Gadsden, Alabama 35903 and having a legal description of: Lot Number Nine (9) in Block Number Five (5), in Brookwood Addition to Gadsden, according to the map or plat thereof recorded in Plat Book “D”, Pages 88 and 89, lying and being in Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama, together with all improvements, and known as Parcel ID No. 15-06-14-1-000-020.000, PPIN: 43349; and any and all other unknown heirs, claimants or interested parties claiming any right, title, estate, lien, or interest in the real estate described herein,

Defendants. 

TO LESLIE PRUITT; ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA; CITY OF GADSDEN; and any and all other unknown heirs, claimants or interested parties claiming any right, title, estate, lien, or interest in the real estate described herein,

TAKE NOTICE that on June 24, 2024, the Gadsden Land Bank Authority filed the above-styled Complaint and the record reflects recorded notice of a pending quiet title and foreclosure action in the Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama concerning the rights and/or interests in the following real property:

Lot Number Nine (9) in Block Number Five (5), in Brookwood Addition to Gadsden, according to the map or plat thereof recorded in Plat Book “D”, Pages 88 and 89, lying and being in Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama, together with all improvements.

Property Address:  169 Brookwood Drive, Gadsden, Alabama 35903

ANY PERSON WITH A PROPERTY INTEREST IN THE ABOVE PROPERTY IS HEREBY NOTIFIED THAT THEY MAY LOSE SUCH INTEREST, IF ANY, AS A RESULT OF THE ABOVEREFERENCED QUIET TITLE AND FORECLOSURE ACTION. The final hearing on this quiet title and foreclosure action is hereby set for September 3, 2024 at 1:30 p.m. in Judge George Day’s Courtroom, Etowah County Courthouse, 801 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, Alabama 35901. The judgment of the Court may result in title to the property vesting in the Gadsden Land Bank Authority. Any person who proves to the Court’s satisfaction a right to redeem the property pursuant to Alabama Code §§ 40-10-73 (1975) et seq. or Alabama Code §§ 40-10-83 (1975) et seq. may redeem the property pursuant to those statutes within five (5) days after the appropriate Order on Final Hearing is issued. FAILURE TO REDEEM THE PROPERTY AND PRESENT PROOF OF REDEMPTION TO THE CIRCUIT COURT WITHIN THE 5-DAY PERIOD MAY RESULT IN A LOSS OF THE RIGHT OF REDEMPTION.

The address of the Gadsden Land Bank Authority is City Hall, 90 Broad Street, Gadsden, Alabama 35901.  The Gadsden Land Bank Authority may be contacted care of Erin Patterson, City of Gadsden, at (256) 549-4553.

IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED by the undersigned Clerk of Court that publication of this notice be made once a week for three consecutive weeks in the Gadsden Messenger, a newspaper of general circulation in Etowah County, Alabama, and that all persons to whom this notice is ad-dressed and any and all persons claiming any title to, interest in, or lien or encumbrance on the above-described land or any part thereof are hereby directed to plead, answer or otherwise respond to the Complaint in this cause before the hearing date or a judgment by default may be rendered against them it being intended that this notice shall be used to perfect service against all parties who cannot be personally served with a copy of the Complaint.

Dated this the 27th day of June, 2024.

Cassandra Johnson, Circuit Clerk

J. Lance Smith

Turnbach, Warren, Rice, Frederick & Smith, P.C.

200 Chestnut Street, Suite A

Gadsden, AL 35901

Phone: (256) 543-3664

Facsimile: (256) 543-3674

July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

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NOTICE OF FINAL HEARING BY PUBLICATION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

GADSDEN LAND BANK AUTHORITY, a Public Corporation,

Plaintiff,

v.

CIVIL ACTION NO.: CV-2024-0062

MARY PAGE; LORENZA PAGE, deceased, his unknown heirs and successors; REBECCA ANN PAGE, her successors or assignees; DEBORAH JEAN PAGE EDWARDS; LEE JAMES PAGE; ARIALA PAGE; ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA;  CITY OF GADSDEN; that parcel of real property located at 929 South 12th Street, Gadsden, Alabama 35904 and having a legal description of: Lot Number Thirty (30) in Block Number Four (4) of Woodlawn Addition to Gadsden, Alabama, according to the map or plat thereof recorded in Plat Book “A”, Page 15, Probate Office of Etowah County, Alabama , together with all appurtenances and betterments situated thereon, and known as Parcel ID No. 15-03-08-1-000-092.000, PPIN: 39924; and any and all other unknown heirs, claimants or interested parties claiming any right, title, estate, lien, or interest in the real estate described herein,

Defendants. 

TO MARY PAGE; LORENZA PAGE, deceased, his unknown heirs and successors; REBECCA ANN PAGE, DEBORAH JEAN PAGE EDWARDS; LEE JAMES PAGE; ARIALA PAGE; ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA; CITY OF GADSDEN; and any and all other unknown heirs, claimants or interested parties claiming any right, title, estate, lien, or interest in the real estate described herein,

TAKE NOTICE that on June 24, 2024, the Gadsden Land Bank Authority filed the above-styled Complaint and the record reflects recorded notice of a pending quiet title and foreclosure action in the Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama concerning the rights and/or interests in the following real property:

Lot Number Thirty (30) in Block Number Four (4) of Woodlawn Addition to Gadsden, Alabama, according to the map or plat thereof recorded in Plat Book “A”, Page 15, Probate Office of Etowah County, Alabama , together with all appurtenances and betterments situated thereon.

Property Address:  929 South 12th Street, Gadsden, Alabama 35904

ANY PERSON WITH A PROPERTY INTEREST IN THE ABOVE PROPERTY IS HEREBY NOTIFIED THAT THEY MAY LOSE SUCH INTEREST, IF ANY, AS A RESULT OF THE ABOVE-REFERENCED QUIET TITLE AND FORECLOSURE ACTION. The final hearing on this quiet title and foreclosure action is hereby set for September 3, 2024 at 1:30 p.m. in Judge George Day’s Courtroom, Etowah County Courthouse, 801 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, Alabama 35901. The judgment of the Court may result in title to the property vesting in the Gadsden Land Bank Authority. Any person who proves to the Court’s satisfaction a right to redeem the property pursuant to Alabama Code §§ 40-10-73 (1975) et seq. or Alabama Code §§ 40-10-83 (1975) et seq. may redeem the property pursuant to those statutes within five (5) days after the appropriate Order on Final Hearing is issued. FAILURE TO REDEEM THE PROPERTY AND PRESENT PROOF OF REDEMPTION TO THE CIRCUIT COURT WITHIN THE 5-DAY PERIOD MAY RESULT IN A LOSS OF THE RIGHT OF REDEMPTION.

The address of the Gadsden Land Bank Authority is City Hall, 90 Broad Street, Gadsden, Alabama 35901.  The Gadsden Land Bank Authority may be contacted care of Erin Patterson, City of Gadsden, at (256) 549-4553.

IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED by the undersigned Clerk of Court that publication of this notice be made once a week for three consecutive weeks in the Gadsden Messenger, a newspaper of general circulation in Etowah County, Alabama, and that all persons to whom this notice is ad-dressed and any and all persons claiming any title to, interest in, or lien or encumbrance on the above-described land or any part thereof are hereby directed to plead, answer or otherwise respond to the Complaint in this cause before the hearing date or a judgment by default may be rendered against them it being intended that this notice shall be used to perfect service against all parties who cannot be personally served with a copy of the Complaint.

Dated this the 27th day of June, 2024.

Cassandra Johnson, Circuit Clerk

J. Lance Smith

Turnbach, Warren, Rice, Frederick & Smith, P.C.

200 Chestnut Street, Suite A

Gadsden, AL 35901

Phone: (256) 543-3664

Facsimile: (256) 543-3674

July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

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NOTICE OF FINAL HEARING BY PUBLICATION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

GADSDEN LAND BANK AUTHORITY, a Public Corporation,

Plaintiff,

v.

CIVIL ACTION NO.: CV-2024-0063

COMMUNITY HOME BANC, INC.; ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA;  CITY OF GADSDEN; that parcel of real property located at 173 Brookwood Drive, Gadsden, Alabama 35903 and having a legal description of: Lot 8, in Block 5, in Brookwood Addition to Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama as recorded in Plat Book “D”, Page 89, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, and being a portion of Section 14, Township 12 South, Range 6 East, in Etowah County, Alabama, and known as Parcel ID No. 15-06-14-1-000-019.000, PPIN: 43348; and any and all other unknown heirs, claimants or interested parties claiming any right, title, estate, lien, or interest in the real estate described herein,

Defendants. 

TO COMMUNITY HOMES BANC, INC.; ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA; CITY OF GADSDEN; and any and all other unknown heirs, claimants or interested parties claiming any right, title, estate, lien, or interest in the real estate described herein,

TAKE NOTICE that on June 24, 2024, the Gadsden Land Bank Authority filed the above-styled Complaint and the record reflects recorded notice of a pending quiet title and foreclosure action in the Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama concerning the rights and/or interests in the following real property:

Lot 8, in Block 5, in Brookwood Addition to Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama as recorded in Plat Book “D”, Page 89, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, and being a portion of Sec-tion 14, Township 12 South, Range 6 East, in Etowah County, Alabama

Property Address:  173 Brookwood Drive, Gadsden, Alabama 35903

ANY PERSON WITH A PROPERTY INTEREST IN THE ABOVE PROPERTY IS HEREBY NOTIFIED THAT THEY MAY LOSE SUCH INTEREST, IF ANY, AS A RESULT OF THE ABOVE-REFERENCED QUIET TITLE AND FORECLOSURE ACTION. The final hearing on this quiet title and foreclosure action is hereby set for September 3, 2024 at 1:30 p.m. in Judge George Day’s Courtroom, Etowah County Courthouse, 801 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, Alabama 35901. The judgment of the Court may result in title to the property vesting in the Gadsden Land Bank Authority. Any person who proves to the Court’s satisfaction a right to redeem the property pursuant to Alabama Code §§ 40-10-73 (1975) et seq. or Alabama Code §§ 40-10-83 (1975) et seq. may redeem the property pursuant to those statutes within five (5) days after the appropriate Order on Final Hearing is issued. FAILURE TO REDEEM THE PROPERTY AND PRESENT PROOF OF REDEMPTION TO THE CIRCUIT COURT WITHIN THE 5-DAY PERIOD MAY RESULT IN A LOSS OF THE RIGHT OF REDEMPTION.

The address of the Gadsden Land Bank Authority is City Hall, 90 Broad Street, Gadsden, Alabama 35901.  The Gadsden Land Bank Authority may be contacted care of Erin Patterson, City of Gadsden, at (256) 549-4553.

IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED by the undersigned Clerk of Court that publication of this notice be made once a week for three consecutive weeks in the Gadsden Messenger, a newspaper of general circulation in Etowah County, Alabama, and that all persons to whom this notice is ad-dressed and any and all persons claiming any title to, interest in, or lien or encumbrance on the above-described land or any part thereof are hereby directed to plead, answer or otherwise respond to the Complaint in this cause before the hearing date or a judgment by default may be rendered against them it being intended that this notice shall be used to perfect service against all parties who cannot be personally served with a copy of the Complaint.

Dated this the 27th day of June, 2024.

Cassandra Johnson, Circuit Clerk

J. Lance Smith

Turnbach, Warren, Rice, Frederick & Smith, P.C.

200 Chestnut Street, Suite A

Gadsden, AL 35901

Phone: (256) 543-3664

Facsimile: (256) 543-3674

July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

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NOTICE OF FINAL HEARING BY PUBLICATION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

GADSDEN LAND BANK AUTHORITY, a Public Corporation,

Plaintiff,

v.

CIVIL ACTION NO.: CV-2024-0064

HATTIE ZAUNDERS, deceased, her unknown heis and successors; THOMAS MARTIN; THELMA MATHIS, deceased, her unknown heirs and successors; WILLIE MAE MATHIS BOWERS; ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA;  CITY OF GADSDEN; that parcel of real property located at 1426 Springfield Ave., Gadsden,  Alabama 35903 and having a legal description of: Lot Number Twenty Five (25) in Block Number One (1) in the Harlem City Subdivision to Gadsden, Alabama, Plat Book “C”, pages 366-367, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, and known as Parcel ID No. 15-01-12-4-000-099.000, PPIN: 32497; and any and all other unknown heirs, claimants or interested parties claiming any right, title, estate, lien, or interest in the real estate described herein,

Defendants.  

TO HATTIE ZAUNDERS, deceased, her unknown heirs and successors; THOMAS MARTIN; THELMA MATHIS, deceased, her unknown heirs and successors; WILLIE MAE MATHIS BOWERS; ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA; CITY OF GADSDEN; and any and all other unknown heirs, claim-ants or interested parties claiming any right, title, estate, lien, or interest in the real estate described herein,

TAKE NOTICE that on June 24, 2024, the Gadsden Land Bank Authority filed the above-styled Complaint and the record reflects recorded notice of a pending quiet title and foreclosure action in the Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama concerning the rights and/or interests in the following real property:

Lot Number Twenty Five (25) in Block Number One (1) in the Harlem City Subdivision to Gadsden, Alabama, Plat Book “C”, pages 366-367, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama.

Property Address:  1426 Springfield Avenue, Gadsden, Alabama 35903

ANY PERSON WITH A PROPERTY INTEREST IN THE ABOVE PROPERTY IS HEREBY NOTIFIED THAT THEY MAY LOSE SUCH INTEREST, IF ANY, AS A RESULT OF THE ABOVE-REFERENCED QUIET TITLE AND FORECLOSURE ACTION. The final hearing on this quiet title and foreclosure action is hereby set for September 3, 2024 at 1:30 p.m. in Judge George Day’s Courtroom, Etowah County Courthouse, 801 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, Alabama 35901. The judgment of the Court may result in title to the property vesting in the Gadsden Land Bank Authority. Any person who proves to the Court’s satisfaction a right to redeem the property pursuant to Alabama Code §§ 40-10-73 (1975) et seq. or Alabama Code §§ 40-10-83 (1975) et seq. may redeem the property pursuant to those statutes within five (5) days after the appropriate Order on Final Hearing is issued. FAILURE TO REDEEM THE PROPERTY AND PRESENT PROOF OF REDEMPTION TO THE CIRCUIT COURT WITHIN THE 5-DAY PERIOD MAY RESULT IN A LOSS OF THE RIGHT OF REDEMPTION.

The address of the Gadsden Land Bank Authority is City Hall, 90 Broad Street, Gadsden, Alabama 35901.  The Gadsden Land Bank Authority may be contacted care of Erin Patterson, City of Gadsden, at (256) 549-4553.

IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED by the undersigned Clerk of Court that publication of this notice be made once a week for three consecutive weeks in the Gadsden Messenger, a newspaper of general circulation in Etowah County, Alabama, and that all persons to whom this notice is ad-dressed and any and all persons claiming any title to, interest in, or lien or encumbrance on the above-described land or any part thereof are hereby directed to plead, answer or otherwise respond to the Complaint in this cause before the hearing date or a judgment by default may be rendered against them it being intended that this notice shall be used to perfect service against all parties who cannot be personally served with a copy of the Complaint.

Dated this the 27thday of June, 2024.

Cassandra Johnson, Circuit Clerk

J. Lance Smith

Turnbach, Warren, Rice, Frederick & Smith, P.C.

200 Chestnut Street, Suite A

Gadsden, AL 35901

Phone: (256) 543-3664

Facsimile: (256) 543-3674

July 5, 12, and 19, 2024

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NOTICE OF PROPOSED VACATION OF AN ALLEY RUNNING FROM MAYFLOWER STREET TO NORRISWOOD STREET

A declaration has been received by the City of Gadsden for the vacation of an alleyway, described as follows:

A 10 foot wide alley running from Mayflower Street to Norriswood Street lying between and abutting [Lots 8 and 9] and [Lots 7 and 10] in Block Number One in Holly Homes Addition Number Two, ReSubdivision of Lots 2, 3, 6, 7, according to the map or plat thereof as recorded in Plat Book D, Page 245, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama.

A resolution granting assent to this vacation will be considered by the City Council at its meeting on Tuesday, July 23, 2024, at 1100 a.m., in the Council Chamber at City Hall, 90 Broad Street.  Objections to the passage of the resolution will be heard at that time.  A map of the proposed vacation will be available for public inspection during regular business hours in the Engineering Department, third floor, City Hall.

Iva Nelson

City Clerk

June 21, 28, July 5 and 12, 2024

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NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS INVITATION FOR BIDS

Sealed Bids will be received until 10:00 A.M., local time, on July 23, 2024, in the Town Hall, located at The Town of Walnut Grove, 4012 Gadsden Blountsville Road, Walnut Grove, Al 35990 for furnishing all labor, materials, and equipment and doing the work of constructing, according to Plans, Specifications and Contract Documents on file in the office of the Owner, the improvements hereinafter described. No bids will be received after the time set forth hereinabove, and the Bids will be publicly opened and read.

The work of providing labor, equipment, and material for the Town of Walnut Grove – DWSRF Project No. FS010547-01 – Contract#3 SCADA / Generator Installation will be let under one Contract.

The principal items of work are detailed herein below:

1. Install SCADA

2. Install Generator

3. Replace Valves

4. Replace Well Pump

5. Replace Chlorination Equipment

6. Replace Electrical

Plans, Specifications and Contract Documents are open to public inspection at the office of Owner, The Town of Walnut Grove, 4012 Gadsden Blountsville Road, Walnut Grove Al 35590 or may be obtained from the office of the Engineers, Utility Engineering Consultants, LLC, 130 Southcrest Drive., Suite 100, Homewood, Alabama 35209 upon receipt of $ 50.00 Per set, the actual cost of printing, reproducing, handling and distribution for each set of documents. No refunds will be made except to bidding Contractors, who shall be refunded for one bid set.

The Contractor is hereby advised that TIME IS OF THE ESSENCE on this project and that the contract time of 180 consecutive calendar days and noted restrictions shall be strictly observed. LIQUIDATED DAMAGES WILL BE ASSESSED IF THE CONTRACT TIME IS EXCEEDED. The Contractor may apply for an extension of time in accordance with the provisions of the contract; however, such an extension must be approved prior to the contract completion date to avoid the imposition of liquidated damages.

The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to waive any informality in any bid, and to accept any bid considered advantageous to the Owner.

UTILITY ENGINEERINGCONSULTANTS, LLC

130 Southcrest Drive., Suite 100

Homewood, Alabama 35209

Phone: (205) 951-3838 * Fax: (205) 951-3839

Website: uecllc.com

July 5, 2024

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NOTICE OF SALE

The following storage units will be auctioned on July 10, 2024 beginning at 10:00 AM on the business premises of Southtowne Mini Warehouses.  Southtowne is located at 199 Wood-land Drive, off of Steele Station Road in Rainbow City, Alabama.

David Cooch Unit 162

Christy Olive Unit 107, 745, & 746

Betty Dubose Unit 12-34

Stephanie Chapman  Unit 775

Rajen Shah Unit 412

Janis Poleate Unit 407

Shane Smith Unit 419

Penny Witcher Unit 468

Jerry White Unit 502

Kristie Bell Unit 585

Kara Brooks Unit 8-9

Latiffanie Knight Unit 12-14

Tera Kirksey/Coleman Unit 33-31

Yukie Whitworh  Unit 34-37

Nathan Taylor Unit O1

Brianna Macon Unit 653

Rhonda Meeks Unit 682

Angie Vaughn Unit 739

Tadra Trammell Unit 807

Jordan Taylor Unit G7

Dewayne Harden Unit N1

Southtowne Mini Warehouses

199 Woodland Drive

Rainbow City, AL. 35906

June 28 and July 5, 2024

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC AUCTION OFABANDONEDVEHICLES

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:

2011  CHEVROLET IMPALA                                                           

VIN:  2G1WG5EK7B1232656

The public auction will be held at Kelton Wrecker LLC located at 1625 Forrest Ave Gadsden AL 35901 at 8:00 AM on 08/10/2024. 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.

June 28 and July 5, 2024                           

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