Legals for 7/16/2021 – 7/22/2021

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FORECLOSURE NOTICE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by the mortgage given by Heather Shaw, as Mortgagor, to G&M Homes, LLC, as Mortgagee, dated October 16, 2020, and recorded as Instrument Number 3510236, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, and the Mortgagee, by reason of such default, having declared the entire remaining indebtedness secured by said mortgage to be immediately due and payable and said mortgage subject to foreclosure, and such default continuing, notice is hereby given that acting under the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the Mortgagee will sell, at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, in front of the courthouse door in Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama, during the legal hours of sale on the 4th day of August, 2021, the following described property to-wit:

Lot Number Ten (10) in Block Number Thirteen (13) in Bellevue Highlands First Addition, according to the plat or map thereof as the same appears of record in Plat Book “B”, page 286, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama.

Said sale will be made for the purpose of paying the indebtedness secured by said mortgage and the proceeds thereof will be applied as provided by the terms of said mortgage.

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 the 13th day of July, 2021.

G & M Homes, LLC, Mortgagee

James C. Inzer, II

Inzer, Haney, McWhorter, Haney & Skelton, LLC

Attorney for Mortgagee

July 16, 23 and 30, 2021

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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 Richard M Goode and Hilda Y Goode, husband and wife, to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. acting solely as nominee for Hometown Mortgage Service, Inc., on September 1, 2004, said mortgage being recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama, at Instrument Number, M-2004-3877; and subsequently transferred to The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, National Association as Trustee for Residential Asset Mortgage Products, Inc., Mortgage Asset-Backed Pass-Through Certificates Series 2004-RS10; The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, National Association as Trustee for Residential Asset Mortgage Products, Inc., Mortgage Asset-Backed Pass-Through Certificates Series 2004-RS10, 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 4, 2021, during the legal hours of sale, the following described real estate, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

Lot Number Four (4), Lot Number Five (5) and part of Lot Number Three (3) described as beginning at a point where the dividing line between Lot Numbers Three (3) and Four(4) intersects the Northeast line of Reynolds Circle, and from thence run in a Northwesterly direction and along the Southwest line of Lot Number Three (3) a distance of 7 feet; thence in a Northeasterly direction and in a direct line to the Northeast line of Lot Number Three (3) at a point where the Southeast line of Lot Number Three (3)intersects the same; thence in a Southwesterly direction an along the Southeast line of Lot Number Three (3) to the point of beginning; all in Reynolds Street Addition, according to the map thereof as recorded in Plat Book “C”, Page 305, Probate Office, and lying and being in Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama.

This sale is made for the purpose of paying the indebtedness secured by said mortgage, as well as the expense of foreclosure.

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

The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, National Association as Trustee for Residential Asset Mortgage Products, Inc., Mortgage Asset-Backed Pass-Through Certificates Series 2004-RS10

Transferee

Jauregui, Lindsey, Longshore & Tingle

244 Inverness Center Drive

Suite 200

Birmingham, AL 35242

Phone: (205) 970-2233

July 9, 16 and 23, 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 Pamela G Lovett A Single Woman  to Green Tree Financial Corp. – Alabama dated December 23, 1997; said mortgage being recorded on January 5, 1998, as Instrument No. M-1998-0014 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama. Said Mortgage was last sold, assigned and transferred to U.S. Bank National Association, as Trustee, for Manufactured Housing Contract Senior/Subordinate Pass-Through Certificate Trust 1998-1 in Instrument 3519270 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama.

The undersigned, U.S. Bank National Association, as Trustee, for Manufactured Housing Contract Senior/Subordinate Pass-Through Certificate Trust 1998-1, 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 30th day of July, 2021 the following property, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

LOT NUMBER 12, RIVER HILLS SUBDIVISION, ACCORDING TO THE MAP THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK J, PAGE 65, PROBATE OFFICE, ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA.

Said property is commonly known as 6384 River Hills Circle, Southside, AL 35901.

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

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

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

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

U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE, FOR MANUFACTURED HOUSING CONTRACT SENIOR/SUBORDINATE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATE TRUST 1998-1

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. 9204419

www.foreclosurehotline.net

July 9, 16 and 23, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Frances Harris appointed Personal Representative(s) on 05/21/2021 Estate of Melvin Harris 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 2, 9 and 16, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Howard A. Moore appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/02/2021 Estate of Helen Moore 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 2, 9 and 16, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Robert Dennis Eiland appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/14/2021 Estate of Mary Eiland 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 2, 9 and 16, 2021                    

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FILE CLAIMS

Regina Lynn Harwood Gresham was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 05/24/2021 Estate of Calvin Ray Gresham, 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 16, 23 and 30, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Carolyn Ann King was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 05/26/2021 Estate of William Bruce King, 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 16, 23 and 30, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Teresa Kimbril Elkins was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 05/24/2021 Estate of Margaret Tidwell Kimbril, 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 16, 23 and 30, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Sharon Matthews was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/01/2021 Estate of Evelyn Louise Matthews 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 16, 23 and 30, 2021

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FILE CLAIMS

Timothy Scott Elliott was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 05/28/2021 Estate of Glenda Marie Elliott, 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 16, 23 and 30, 2021   

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NOTICE TO  CREDITORS

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

In re:  The Estate of MYRTLE MARGARET GIBSON, Deceased

Case No: S-11389

TAKE NOTICE that Letters Testamentary having been granted on the 10th day of May, 2021 to William F. Holcomb as Personal Representative of the Estate of MYRTLE MARGARET GIBSON, Deceased, by the Honorable Scott W. Hassell.

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 of the same will be barred.

/s/William F. Holcomb

Personal Representative

Shannon Mitchell

Attorney for Personal Representative

Post Office Box 753

Boaz, AL. 35957

256-593-7130

July 2, 9 and 16, 2021

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NOTICE OF HEARING

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN RE:  ESTATE OF DENISE TOURGEE SMITH, deceased

CASE NO.:  S-10845

The Personal Representative’s Report of Insolvency and Settlement of Administration shall be undersigned at the Etowah County Courthouse of the 16th day of August 2021 at 2:00 P.M.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

Richard A. Rhea

Personal Representative

Rhea Boyd and Rhea

930 Forrest Avenue

Gadsden, AL. 35901

256-547-6801

July 9, 16 and 23, 2021

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NOTICE TO CREDITORS

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

The Estate of DELMA J. EUBANKS, Deceased

Case No: S-11436

TAKE NOTICE that Letters Testamentary having been granted to Teresa Lokey, as Personal Representative of the Estate of Delma J. Eubanks, on the 17th day of May, 2021,  by the Honorable Scott W. 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 Petitioner

413 Broad Street

Gadsden, AL. 35901

256-547-7200

July 16, 23 and 30, 2021

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PUBLICATION NOTICE ACTION TO QUIET TITLE

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

KENNETH MALONE, PLAINTIFF,

VS.

CASE NO.: CV-2021-900319

TERRANCE PICKENS, and wife IRENE PICKENS, and their heirs and devisees and Fictitious Defendants A, B, C and D, being those entities claiming an interest in that certain real property described below and the following described real property:

Lot 9 & 10, Block C, 1st Addition to Lincoln Park Plat Book D,  page 203, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama and bearing Parcel # 31-15-06-14-1-294.000 & 295.000

DEFENDANTS

Terrance Pickens and wife, Irene Pickens, and their heirs and devisees, if  deceased, and all others claiming any present, future, contingent, reversion or other interest in the above described property, must answer the complaint filed by Kenneth  Malone, seeking to quiet title to the property described above and for other relief within 30 days of the last publication of the notice of thereafter a judgment by default may be  rendered against them in the above styled cause. 

Done this the 8th day of July, 2021.

Cassandra Johnson,

Circuit Clerk

July 16, 23, 30 and August 6, 2021

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NOTICE OF DIVORCE ACTION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

CASE NUMBER: DR-2021-900199

GREGORY CLARK, PLAINTIFF

VS.

NICHOLE BLAYLOCK,

DEFENDANT

NICHOLE BLAYLOCK, whose whereabouts is unknown, must answer the complaint of GREGORY CLARK, seeking a divorce and other relief thirty (30) days of the last publication date of this notice listed at the bottom, or a thereafter a judgment by default may be rendered against her in Civil Action No.: DR-2021-900199 Circuit Court of Etowah County, Alabama.

Dated this the 22nd day of June 2021.

Cassandra Johnson

Circuit Clerk

Sam D. Bone

Attorney for Plaintiff

1031 Forrest Avenue

Gadsden, AL. 35901

June 25, July 2, 9, and 16, 2021   

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NOTICE OF PROPOSED VACATION OF NORTH 17TH STREET BETWEEN WEST MEIGHAN BOULEVARD AND ALABAMA AVENUE

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

All of the Seventeenth Street right-of-way lying between Blocks Five and Six of the Interurban Land Company’s 1st Addition to Gadsden, Alabama, as recorded in Plat Book “B,” Page 206, of the Probate Office of Etowah County, Alabama.

A resolution granting assent to this vacation will be considered by the City Council at its meeting on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, at 11:00 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

July 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2021   

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LEGAL NOTICE

Alabama Grading & Excavation, LLC hereby gives notice of completion of the contract with The City of Gadsden for construction of Sanitary Sewer Bypass Abandonment for The City of Gadsden. This notice will appear for four (4) consecutive weeks, once weekly beginning on June 25, 2021 and ending on July 16, 2021. All claims should be filed at JBW&T, 3736 South 11th Street, Gadsden, AL 35904.

June 25, July 2, 9, and 16, 2021

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NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS FEDERAL

AID PROJECT NO.

STPOA-2815 (255) ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

Sealed bids will be received by the Director of Transportation at the office of the Alabama Department of Transportation, Montgomery, Alabama until 10:00 AM on July 30, 2021 and at that time publicly opened for constructing the Resurfacing (Scrub Seal) and Traffic Stripe on Main Street from the junction of SR-1 (US-431) to the junction of Banks Street in Glenco. Length 1.373 mi.

The total amount of uncompleted work under contract to a contractor must not exceed the amount of his or her qualification certificate.

The Entire Project Shall Be Completed In Thirty (30) Working Days.

A Bidding Proposal may be purchased for $5.00. Plans may be purchased for $4.00 per set. Plans and Proposals are available at the Alabama Department of Transportation, 1409 Coliseum Boulevard, Room E-108, Montgomery, AL 36110. Checks should be made payable to the Alabama Department of Transportation. Plans and Proposals will be mailed only upon receipt of remittance. No refunds will be made.

Minimum wage rates for this project have been pre-determined by the Secretary of Labor and are set forth in the advertised specifications. This project is subject to the contract work hours and Safety Standards Act and its implementing regulations.

Cashier’s check or bid bond for 5% of bid (maximum – $50,000.00) made payable to the Alabama Department of Transportation must accompany each bid as evidence of good faith.

The bracket range is shown only to provide general financial information to contractors and bonding companies concerning the project’s complexity and size. This Bracket should not be used in preparing a bid, nor will this bracket have any bearing on the decision to award this contract.

The Bracket Estimate On This Project Is From $221,199 To $270,355 .

The proposed work shall be performed in conformity with the rules and regulations for carrying out the Federal Highway Act.

Plans and Specifications are on file in Room E-108 of the Alabama Department of Transportation at Montgomery, Alabama 36110.

In accordance with the rules and regulations of The Alabama Department of Transportation, proposals will be issued only to prequalified contractors or their authorized representatives, upon requests that are received before 10 AM., on the day previous to the day of opening of bids.

The bidder’s proposal must be submitted on the complete original proposal furnished him or her by the Alabama Department of Transportation.

The Alabama Department of Transportation, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 78 Stat. 252, 42

U.S.C. 2000D TO 2000D-4 and Title 49 code of Federal Regulations, Department of Transportation, Subtitle A, Office of The Secretary, Part 21, nondiscrimination in federally-assisted programs of the Department of Transportation issued pursuant to such act, hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively insure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, minority business enterprises will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin in consideration for an award. The right to reject any or all bids is reserved.

JOHN R. COOPER

Transportation Director

July 9, 16 and 23, 2021

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LEGAL ZONING NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that on Thursday, the 29th day of July, 2021, at 8:30 a.m., the Board of Adjustment of the City of Gadsden will hold a public hearing in the City Council Chamber, First Floor, at City Hall, 90 Broad Street, Gadsden, Alabama to give all persons who desire an opportunity to be heard in opposition to or in favor of the following variance to-wit:

“A request for variance to reduce the required front setback from 25 feet to 20 feet and to allow a window on the left side of the residence, in an R-T, Residential Townhouse District, on the following described property:    

Lot Five of Northshore Village, as the same appears of record in Plat Book “K,” Page 42, in the Probate Office of Etowah County, Alabama (street address being 307 Lakepoint Drive).”

“A request for special exception to expand an existing day care for construction of a new Pre-K building, additional parking, and playground expansion.  This request is contingent upon approval of rezoning from R-1, One-Family Residence District to B-1, Neighborhood Business District, on the following described property:

Lots Eight, Nine, Ten, and Eleven, in Block 29, in the First Addition to Bellevue Highlands, as recorded in Plat Book “B,” Page 289, in the Office of Probate, Etowah County, Alabama (street address being 107 & 109 Virgin Street.)”

“A request for variance to reduce the required drive aisle from 25 feet to 24 feet on the north side of the property and 18 feet on the south side in a B-2, General Business District, on the following described property:

Lot 18 and 19 in Block B, according to the map of Stringer Realty Company’s Resurvey of Edenwood Addition to Gadsden, according to the map or plat thereof as recorded in Plat Book “C,” Page 257, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama (street address being 825 Old South 4th Street).”

July 9 and 16, 2021

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ORDINANCE NO. O-06-21

REZONING 1706 FORREST AVENUE

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF GADSDEN, ALABAMA, that the Official Zoning Map of the City of Gadsden adopted by Ordinance No. O-02-82, as amended, is hereby further amended by changing the zoning classification district for the following described properties from I-1, Light Industry District to B-1, Neighborhood Business District:

A tract or parcel of land described as beginning at the Northeast corner of Lot Number 4, in Block Number 1, in Forrest Avenue Subdivision, and from thence run in a Southerly direction and along the East line of said Lot Number 1, in Block Number 4, and along the production of said East line in a Southerly direction in a direct line to a point which is 30’ North of the South line of Block Number 4 in said Subdivision; thence in an Easterly direction and parallel with the South line of said Block Number 4 to a point in the East line of said Block Number 4; thence in a Northerly direction and along the East line of said Block Number 4 to the South corner of Lot Number 11-A, in Block Number 2 of said Subdivision; thence in a Northerly direction and along the West line of said Lot Number 11-A and along the West line of Lot Number 2 to the Northwest corner of said Lot Number 11, which is also in the South line of Forrest Avenue; thence in a westerly direction and along the South line of Forrest Avenue a distance of 310’ to the point of beginning, said description embracing Lots Numbers 1-10, both inclusive, in Block 2 and portions of Block Number 4 and portions of Eighteenth Street, according to the map of Forrest Avenue Subdivision, as recorded in Plat Book “F,” Page 259, Probate Office, Etowah County , Alabama, and lying and being in Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama.

I hereby certify that the above and foregoing was duly adopted by the City Council of Gadsden, Alabama at a meeting held on July 6, 2021.

Iva Nelson, City Clerk

July 16, 2021

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RESOLUTION NO. R-145-21

Ordering Abatement of Nuisance                                                                       

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

211 ARGYLE CIRCLE in District 5 in the City of Gadsden, more particularly described as:

Lot Number Seven (7), in Block Number Three (3), in Argyle Place Addition, according to the plat or map thereof as the same appears of record in Plat Book “B”, Page 367, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, and lying and being in Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama.

is a nuisance and ordered its abatement; and

Whereas, as required by the City Code, notice of a public hearing has been given to SHEILA FREEMAN SUMMERVILLE, 211 ARGYLE CIRCLE, GADSDEN, AL, subject to a mortgage in favor of WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A., P.O. BOX 10335, DES MOINES, IA.

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.

I certify that this resolution was duly adopted by the City Council of Gadsden, Alabama, at an open public meeting held on July 6, 2021.                                             

Iva Nelson, City Clerk   

July 16, 2021

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RESOLUTION NO. R-146-21

Ordering Abatement of Nuisance                                                                       

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

103 BODY STREET in District 7 in the City of Gadsden, more particularly described as:

Lot Number Six (6) in Block Thirty (30) In the First Addition of Bellevue Highlands, according to the Totten and Woodruff Survey as recorded in the Book of Town Plats “B”, beginning on page 286, in the Office of the Judge of Probate, and being in Etowah County, Alabama, together with 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 KAYTLIN HAYGOOD and CAMERON HAYGOOD, 13609 COUNTY ROAD 66, LOXLEY, AL, 103 BODY STREET, GADSDEN, AL, LEROY LEE MINK C/O KAYTLIN HAYGOOD and CAMERON HAYGOOD, 13609 COUNTY ROAD 66 LOXLEY, AL, LEROY LEE MINK, 103 BODY STREET, 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.

I certify that this resolution was duly adopted by the City Council of Gadsden, Alabama, at an open public meeting held on July 6, 2021.                                            

Iva Nelson, City Clerk   

July 16, 2021

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RESOLUTION NO. R-147-21

Ordering Abatement of Nuisance                                                                       

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

27 LITTLE STREET in District 7 in the City of Gadsden, more particularly described as:

Lot Number 75, Parcel 1, Cone Mills Corporation, Dwight Division, according to the map or plat thereof recorded in Plat Book F, Page 51, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama.

is a nuisance and ordered its abatement; and

Whereas, as required by the City Code, notice of a public hearing has been given to KELLEY ANN HICKS, 27 LITTLE STREET, GADSDEN, AL, subject to a mortgage in favor of the COMPASS BANK, 601 BROAD STREET, GADSDEN, AL, subject to a mortgage in favor of the CITY OF GADSDEN, 90 BROAD STREET, 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.

I certify that this resolution was duly adopted by the City Council of Gadsden, Alabama, at an open public meeting held on July 6, 2021.                                           

Iva Nelson, City Clerk   

July 16, 2021

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RESOLUTION NO. R-148-21

Ordering Abatement of Nuisance                                                                       

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

30 LITTLE STREET in District 7 in the City of Gadsden, more particularly described as:

Lot Number One Hundred Three (103) in Parcel One (1) Property of Cone Mills Corporation, Dwight Division as recorded in Plat Book “F”, Page 51, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama.

is a nuisance and ordered its abatement; and

Whereas, as required by the City Code, notice of a public hearing has been given to M&M REAL ESTATE EQUITIES, LLC, 40F HERB HILL ROAD, GLEN COVE, NY, possible rights of redemption to CLAUDE MABREY.

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.

I certify that this resolution was duly adopted by the City Council of Gadsden, Alabama, at an open public meeting held on July 6, 2021.                                             

Iva Nelson, City Clerk   

July 16, 2021

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

PROJECT: Etowah High Baseball Field Improvements Project No. M-022

OWNER: The City of Attalla, Alabama

Separate sealed bids for the construction of the Etowah High Baseball Field Improvements will be received by The City of Attalla at the City Hall of Attalla at 612 4th Street NW, Attalla, AL, 35954 until 10:00 A.M. CDST on Thursday, July 29, 2021 in the Council Chambers and then at said place publicly opened and read aloud. The project will consist of improving the surface of the Etowah High baseball field located at the Attalla Sports Complex.

The Contract Documents may be examined at the Attalla City Hall or copies of the Contract Documents may be obtained from The City of Attalla Engineering Department (256) 538 9986. Upon request, documents will be shipped with all shipping and handling charges collect.

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

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

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

THE CITY OF ATTALLA

Larry Means, Mayor

DATE: July 13, 2021

July 16 and 23, 2021

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NOTICE OF ADOPTION

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN THE MATTER OF THE ADOPTION PETITION OF JASON CALVIN CLINE and MELLONEE DOGGETT CLINE

Case No.: A-1746

NOTICE TO:  BILLY CHRISTOPHER, whose whereabouts are unknown and the biological father of L.D.C., born in Etowah County, Alabama on May 18, 2015, to J.M. the natural mother.

Please take notice that a Petition For Adoption has been filed in the Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama by Jason Calvin Cline and Mellonee Doggett Cline and that the Hearing is set for the 8th day of September, 2021 at 11:00 A.M.

Please be advised that if you intend to contest this adoption you must file a written response within thirty (30) days of the date of the last publication herein with counsel for said Petitioner whose address is shown below and with the Clerk of the said Probate Court, 800 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, Alabama 35901.

This the 9th day of July, 2021.

Scott Hassell

Probate Judge

Attorney for Petitioners:

Joshua B. Sullivan

Knowles & Sullivan, LLC

413 Broad Street

Gadsden, AL. 35901

July 16, 23, 30 and August 6, 2021

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PUBLICATION NOTICE

IN THE MATTER OF THE ADOPTION PETITION

NOTICE TO:  SAMUEL ZAVALA AND/OR UNKNOWN FATHER

ADDRESS:  UNKNOWN

You will take notice that a Petition For Adoption of a child born to Latoria Shanteka Hooks, was filed on June 7, 2021 and is set to be heard on the 8th day of September 2021 at 10:00 AM alleging that the whereabouts of the presumed father, Samuel Zavala are unknown and/or the identity of the natural parent of the said minor child is unknown and has not been disclosed to the Court, and whose relationship of said unknown or undisclosed natural parent to the aforesaid minor child is that of putative father.  The minor child’s date of birth is:  July 29, 2020.

Please be advised that if you should intend to contest this adoption, you must file a written response within thirty (30) days of the date of the last publication herein with counsel for said Petitioners, whose name and address is shown below, and with the Clerk of the Probate Court or Etowah County, Alabama,  P.O. Box 187, Gadsden, AL. 35902.

Attorney for the Petitioner:

Gerald Maxwell, Esquire

821 Tuscaloosa Avenue

Gadsden, AL. 35901

This the 12th day of July, 2021

Scott Hassell

Probate Judge

July 16, 23, 30 and August 6, 2021

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NOTICE OF SALE

Notice is hereby given that the contents of the following storage buildings will be sold by Off Campus Storage at 10:00 AM on July 30, 2021 at 474 George Wallace Drive, Gadsden, AL. 35093.

William Roberts #36

Jenny McKee #138

Marcus Jacobs#148

Jessica Parker#166

John Duke#175

Betty Bothwell#72

Farrell Williams#67 & 71

July 16 and 23, 2021

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NOTICE OF SALE

The content of the following units will be disposed of on July 30, 2021, for charges past due:

Gary Mann # 220

Kevin Blake # 309.

Briarmeade Village Mine Warehouses

409 W. Main Street

Glencoe, AL. 35095

July 16 and 23, 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 8/13/2021.

2012 Honda CR-Z – VIN: JHMZF1D65CS004353

2003 GMC Sierra 1500 – VIN: 1GTGK13U03F172432

Thacker Towing

927 5th Ave NE

Attalla, AL 35954

(256) 546-9994

July 9 and 16, 2021

_________________

NOTICE OF VEHICLE POSSESSION

Notice is hereby given that the undersigned will proceed to take possession of the following described abandoned vehicle (s) on 8/13/2021.

2003 Chrysler Town & Country – VIN: 2C4GP54L13R180840

Matt’s Towing

927 5th Ave NE

Attalla, AL 35954

(256) 485-8755

July 9 and 16, 2021

_________________

NOTICE OF VEHICLE POSSESSION

Notice is hereby given that the undersigned will proceed to take possession of the following described abandoned vehicle (s) on 8/13/2021.

2008 Ford Escape – VIN: 1FMCU03178KA17153

Tommy Tow’s

3403 Forrest Ave

Gadsden, AL 35904

(256) 490-3715

July 9 and 16, 2021

_________________

NOTICE OF VEHICLE POSSESSION

Notice is hereby given that the undersigned will proceed to take possession of the following described abandoned vehicle (s) on 8/13/2021. 

2002 Ford Mustang White – VIN:  1FAFP40462F156520

ER Towing & Recovery

1733 Forrest Avenue

Gadsden, AL 35901

(256) 547-1549

July 9 and 16, 2021

_________________

NOTICE OF VEHICLE POSSESSION

Notice is hereby given that the undersigned will proceed to take possession of the following described abandoned vehicle (s) on 8/20/2021.

2005 Nissan Sentra  – VIN: 3N1CB51D75L544885

1994 FORD EXPLORER  – VIN: 1FMDU32X9RUB78685

Matt’s Towing

927 5th Ave NE

Attalla, AL 35954

(256) 485-8755

July 16 and 23, 2021

_________________

NOTICE OF VEHICLE POSSESSION

Notice is hereby given that the undersigned will proceed to take possession of the following described abandoned vehicle (s) on 8/27/2021.

2006 Ford F350 Blue  – VIN:  1FTWW33P56EC69819

ER Towing & Recovery

1733 Forrest Avenue

Gadsden, AL 35901

(256) 547-1549

July 16 and 23, 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 8/20/2021.

2007 NISSAN TITAN  – VIN: 1N6BA 07A97N239867

2019 NISSAN SENTRA – VIN: 3N1AB7AP4KY432847

1996 FORD EXPLORER  – VIN: 1FMDU32X1TUA83674

Thacker Towing

927 5th Ave NE

Attalla, AL 35954

(256) 546-9994

July 16 and 23, 2021

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