Legals for 8/18/2023 – 8/24/2023

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NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain Mortgage executed by Morgan Brittany Williams, an unmarried woman and James Steven Garrett, an unmarried man, to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. (“MERS”), (solely as nominee for Lender, Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation, and Lender’s successors and assigns), dated the 19th day of September, 2019, which Mortgage was recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama, in Instrument Number 3490794; said Mortgage having been transferred and assigned by Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. (“MERS”), (solely as nominee for Lender, Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation, and Lender’s successors and assigns) to Alabama Housing Finance Authority by virtue of that cer-tain Assignment of Mortgage dated June 13, 2023 and recorded in said Probate Office in In-strument Number 3559156. The undersigned Alabama Housing Finance Authority as Assignee of said Mortgage will, under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in said Mortgage, sell at auction to the highest bidder for cash before the main entrance of the Etowah County Court-house in the City of Gadsden, Alabama, during the legal hours of sale on September 28, 2023, the real property described in said Mortgage, which said description is hereby referred to and made a part hereof, said property being situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

Commencing at a 2″ pipe found at the Northwest corner of the NW ¼ of the NW ¼ in Section 9, Township 13 South, Range 7 East, Etowah County, Alabama; thence S 00°06′09″ W, along the West line thereof, a distance of 202.98 feet to an iron pin found with yellow plastic cap stamped “ARH 11670”, the POINT OF BEGINNING; thence N 89°06′39″ E, leaving said West line, a distance of 819.45 feet to an iron pin found with yellow plastic cap stamped “ARH 11670” on the West right-of-way line, of U.S. Highway 431, Project No. F-U 208(12); thence S 00°06′44″ W, along said right-of-way line, a distance of 762.53 feet to a 1/2″ rebar set with orange plastic cap stamped “BENCHMARK CA754PLS”; thence S 89°11′33″ W, leaving said right-of-way line, a distance of 458.58 feet to a 1/2″ rebar found; thence S 89°18′36″ W, a dis-tance of 360.71 feet to a 1/2″ rebar found in the West line of said forty; thence N 00°06′09″ E, along said West line, a distance of 760.63 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING. Said property be-ing a portion of the NW ¼ of the NW ¼ in Section 9, Township 13 South, Range 7 East, Etowah County, Alabama and being Subject To any rights-of-ways, easements, restrictions, or agree-ments that may exist. Together with ingress and egress along an existing paved driveway running Southeasterly and Easterly from the Southeastern portion of the above-described parcel to Old Alabama Highway 431.

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 realizing the mortgage debt, together with all expenses of the sale, including a reasonable attorney’s fee.

CAPELL & HOWARD, P.C.

Bowdy J. Brown, Esq.   

150 South Perry Street

Montgomery, Alabama 36104

Our File No.: 37591-3256

ATTORNEYS FOR ASSIGNEE

ALABAMA HOUSING FINANCE AUTHORITY ASSIGNEE

August 4, 11, and 18, 2023

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MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE NOTICE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain real estate mortgage executed by GEORGIA M. BAKER, a single woman, to GADSDEN-ETOWAH HABITAT FOR HUMANITY, INC, dated June 16, 2009, and recorded in Instrument # 3315077, in the Office of the Judge of Probate, Etowah County, Alabama, and the Mortgagee, by reason of such default having declared all the indebtedness secured by said mortgage due and payable and said mortgage subject to foreclosure, and said default continuing, notice is hereby given that, acing under the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the Mortgagee will sell at public outcry, for cash, to the highest and best bidder in front of the Courthouse door of the Etowah County Courthouse, during the legal hours of sale on the 25th day of August, 2023, the following described real estate situated in Etowah County, Alabama:

Lot Twelve (12) of Adams Park Subdivision, according to the map thereof recorded in Plat Book “L”, Page 59 in the Probate Office of Etowah County, Alabama and lying and being in Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama. Said property having an address of 122 Adams Circle, Gadsden, AL  35903.

Said sale will be made for the purpose of paying the indebtedness secured by said mortgage, as well as the expenses of foreclosure. The property will be sold on an “as is, where is” basis, subject to any easements, encumbrances and exceptions reflected in the records of the Probate Court.  The property will be sold without warrant, or recourse, express or implied as to title, use and/or enjoyment, and will be sold subject to the right of redemption of all parties entitled thereto.  The Mortgagee reserves the right to bid for and purchase the property and to credit its purchase price against the expenses of sale and the indebtedness secured by the property.  Alabama law gives some persons

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

S/David C. Livingston

David C. Livingston

Attorney for Mortgagee

P.O. Box 1621

Gadsden, AL  35902

August 4, 11, and 18, 2023

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NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE

STATE OF ALABAMA COUNTY OF ETOWAH

Default having been made of the terms of the loan documents secured by that certain mortgage executed by Stanley Ruston, An Unmarried Man,  to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as mortgagee, as nominee for MortgageAmerica, Inc, its successors and assigns dated September 14, 2007; said mortgage being recorded on October 10, 2007, as Instrument No. 3280927 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama. Said Mortgage was last sold, assigned and transferred to US Bank Trust National Association, Not In Its Individual Capacity But Solely As Owner Trustee For VRMTG Asset Trust in Instrument 3560431 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, ALABAMA.

The undersigned, US Bank Trust National Association, Not In Its Individual Capacity But Solely As Owner Trustee For VRMTG Asset Trustunder 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 13th day of September, 2023 the following property, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

Lot Number Eighteen (18), in Block Number One (1), in Foxwood Addition to Gadsden, as the same appears of record in Plat Book “F”, Page 3, Probate Office, and lying and being in Gadsden (formerly Alabama City), Etowah County, Alabama, and being subject to restrictive covenants contained in that certain instrument recorded in Miscellaneous Record “Z”, Page 343, in the Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama.

Said property is commonly known as 3511 Michael Ann Avenue, Gadsden, AL 35904.

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.

US BANK TRUST NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, NOT IN ITS INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY BUT SOLELY AS OWNER TRUSTEE FOR VRMTG ASSET TRUST

as holder of said mortgage

McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC

Two North Twentieth

2 20th Street North, Suite 1000

Birmingham, AL 35203

(205) 216-4238

FT21@mccalla.com

File No. 23-04775AL

www.foreclosurehotline.net

August 4, 11, and 18, 2023

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NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE

WHEREAS, default has been made in the terms of the mortgage executed on the 11th day of September, 2018, by KEITH APPLEGATE, as mortgagor in favor of WILLIAM GARY SMITH, as mortgagee, as recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama as Instrument #3473830, and said default continuing,

The mortgagee, under power of sale contained in said mortgage will sell at auction for cash to the highest bidder on the steps of the Etowah County Courthouse in Etowah, Alabama, during legal hours of sale on the 7th day of September, 2023, the following described real estate embraced in said mortgage, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

Commence at an existing ½” rebar at the SW corner of the E½ of the SE¼ in Section 16, Township 12 South, Range 7 East of the Huntsville Meridian, Etowah County, Alabama and run northerly, along the West line of said ¼, 1142.72’ to the point of beginning on the Northerly right of way of U.S. Highway #278 (280’ R/W project # NHF-212(13); thence leaving said right of way, continue Northerly, along said West line, 460.92’ to a point; thence deflect right 110 degrees 45’ 56” and Southeasterly 129.76’ to a point; thence deflect right 68 degrees 21’ 05” and run Southerly 439.55’ to a point on said right of way; thence deflect right 101 degrees 44’ 54” and run Westerly, along said right of way, 130.45 to the point of beginning. Said property being a portion of the E½ and SE¼ in Section 16, Township 12 South, Range 7 East of the Huntsville Meridian, Etowah County, Alabama and contains 1.28 acres (more or less.)

Said sale is made for the purpose of foreclosing on said mortgage, paying the mortgage debt, the costs and expenses of foreclosure, including a reasonable attorney’s fee.

THIS PROPERTY WILL BE SOLD ON AN “AS IS, WHERE IS” BASIS, SUBJECT TO ANY EASEMENTS, ENCUMBRANCES, AND EXCEPTIONS REFLECTED IN THE MORTGAGE AND THOSE CONTAINED IN THE RECORDS OF THE OFFICE OF THE JUDGE OF PROBATE OF THE COUNTY WHERE THE ABOVE DESCRIBED PROPERTY IS SITUATED. THIS PROPERTY WILL BE SOLD 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 EXITS 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 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; contact Joshua B. Sullivan at the phone number shown below prior to attendance at sale.

Joshua B. Sullivan

Attorney for Mortgagee, William Gary Smith

KNOWLES & SULLIVAN, LLC

413 Broad Street

Gadsden, Alabama 35901

(256) 547-7200

August 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE

STATE OF ALABAMA COUNTY OF ETOWAH

Default having been made of the terms of the loan documents secured by that certain mort-gage executed by Don F Bradford And Phyllis M Bradford Husband And Wife to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as mortgagee, as nominee for RBC Mortgage Company, its successors and assigns dated November 4, 2003; said mortgage being recorded on November 10, 2003, as Instrument No. M-2003-5820 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama. Said Mortgage was last sold, assigned and transferred to PNC Bank, National Association in Instrument 3394011 in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, ALABAMA.

The undersigned, PNC Bank, National Association 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 (be-tween 11am and 4pm), on the 15th day of September, 2023 the following property, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

A parcel of land described as beginning at a point which is the Northernmost corner of Lot Number 30; thence from said point of beginning, run South 35 degrees 44 minutes West along the Northwest line thereof and the Northwest line of Lot Number 29 a distance of 181.10 feet to a point; thence run South 54 degrees 16 minutes East a distance of 256.0 feet to a point; thence run North 35 degrees 44 minutes East a distance of 13.50 feet to a point; thence run South 54 degrees 16 minutes East a distance of 94.0 feet to a point in the Southeast line of said Lot Number 29; thence run North 35 degrees 44 minutes East along said Southeast line and the Southeast line of aforesaid Lot Number 30 a distance of 167.60 feet to the Eastern-most corner thereof; thence run North 54 degrees 16 minutes West along the Northeast line of said Lot Number 30 a distance of 350.0 feet to the point of beginning. Said parcel of land em-bracing all of Lot Number 30 and portions of Lot Number 29, in Block Number 1 of Mountain Brow Estates, as recorded in Plat Book ’F’, page 205, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, and lying in Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama.

Said property is commonly known as 1507 Bellevue Drive, Gadsden, AL 35904.

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 out-standing 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.

PNC BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION

as holder of said mortgage

McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC

Two North Twentieth

2 20th Street North, Suite 1000

Birmingham, AL 35203

(205) 216-4238

FT21@mccalla.com

File No. 22-03755AL

www.foreclosurehotline.net

August 18, 25, and September 1, 2023

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NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain mort-gage executed by John Ray Daniel and Joyce W. Daniel, to Homecomings Financial Network, Inc., on November 5, 1999, said mortgage being recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Etowah County, Alabama, on November 12, 1999 at Book 1999, at Page 316, as Document Number M-1999-4617. The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company,

National Association fka The Bank of New York Trust Company, N.A., as Trustee for Residential Asset Mortgage Products, Inc., Mortgage Asset-Backed Pass-Through Certificates Series 2006-RP4, 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 September 20, 2023, during

the legal hours of sale, the following described real estate, situated in Etowah County, Alabama, to-wit:

All that part of the NW ¼ of the SE 1/4 of Section 13, Township 10 South, Range 5 East of the

Huntsville Meridian, Etowah County, Alabama, particularly described as Beginning at a point that is South 89°43' East 420 feet from the NW corner of the NW ¼ of the SE ¼ of said section; Thence from the True Point of Beginning, continue South 89° 43' East 210 feet along and with the North boundary of the 1/4-1/4 to a point; Thence South 02°30' East and parallel with the West boundary of said 1/4-1/4 854.22 feet to a point on the North margin of that John L. Gap Road, said road having a right of way of 60.0 feet, as measured at right an-gles; Thence along and with the North margin of said road and along a curve concave to the left, a radius of 288.04 feet, an arc length of 215.94 feet and a chord bearing and distance of North 86°28'21" West 210.92 feet (North 88°40' West 210.22 feet-Deed rec-ord) to a point; Thence North 02°30' West and parallel to the West boundary of said 1/4-1/4 842.27 feet to the Point of Beginning.

More commonly known as: 485 John L Gap Rd, Boaz, AL 35956

This Property will be sold on as “as is, where is” basis, without warranty or recourse, expressed or implied as to title, use and/or enjoyment and will be sold subject to the right of redemption of all parties entitled thereto. Alabama law gives some persons who have an interest in property the right to redeem the property under certain circumstances. Programs may also exist that help persons avoid or delay the foreclosure process. An attorney should

be consulted to help you understand these rights and programs as part of the foreclosure pro-cess. This sale is made for the purpose of paying the indebtedness secured by said mortgage, as well as the expense of foreclosure. The successful bidder must tender certified funds by noon the next business day to Law Office of Halliday, Watkins &

Mann, P.C. Certified funds must be in the form of a wire transfer, bank or credit union’s cashier’s check, or bank official check payable to Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C. Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C. reserves the right to award the bid to the next highest bidder should the highest bidder fail to timely tender the total amount due. If sale is voided, Mortgagee/Transferee shall return the bid amount to the successful purchaser and the Mortgagee/Transferee shall not be liable to the purchase for any damages. If the sale is set aside for any reason, the purchaser at the sale shall be only entitled to a return of the deposit and bid amount, if paid. The Mortgagee/Transferee reserves the right to bid for and purchase the real estate and to credit is purchase price against the expenses of sale and indebtedness secured by the real estate. This sale is subject to postponement or cancellation.

The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, National Association fka The Bank of New York Trust Company, N.A., as Trustee for Residential Asset Mortgage Products, Inc., Mortgage As-set-Backed Pass-Through Certificates

Series 2006-RP4 (“Transferee”)

Halliday, Watkins & Mann, P.C.

244 Inverness Center Drive

Birmingham, AL 35242

Phone: (801) 355-2886

August 18, 25, and September 1, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Donald Bradford was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/16/2023 over the Estate of Terri Michelle Bradford, 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

August 4, 11 and 18, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Jason Gray was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/22/2023 over the Estate of Patsy Burgess Gray, 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

August 4, 11 and 18, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Ginger Ann Smith was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/09/2023 to the Estate of Elizabeth Ann Browning, 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

August 4, 11 and 18, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Richard Woods was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/08/2023 over the Estate of Georgia Ann Woods, 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

August 4, 11 and 18, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

April Pope was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/26/2023 to the Estate of Linda Abernathy Vascoe, 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

August 4, 11 and 18, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Anne Kitchens McDowell was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/22/2023 to the Estate of Norma J. McDowell, 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

August 4, 11 and 18, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Phillip Bellew was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/21/2023 over the Estate of Jerry R. Bellew, 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

August 4, 11 and 18, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Shane Nunn was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/30/2023 over the Estate of Larry Bert Nunn, 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

August 4, 11 and 18, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Kathy Shields Jackson was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/07/2023 to the Estate of Shirley Griffin Shields, 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

August 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Clay Coston Rowe and Kathryn Reed Rowe Horton was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/28/2023 Estate of Katherine G. Rowe, 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

August 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Whitney Steapleton was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/27/2023 over the Estate of Hugh Don Wade, deceased, Probate Court of Etowah County, Alabama notifies all persons that claims not filed within six months will be barred.

Scott W. Hassell

Judge of Probate

August 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Susan Renae Bishop was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/29/2023 to the Estate of Jerry Roberts Bowen, 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

August 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

James Edward McGriff was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/28/2023 to the Estate of Donnie McGriff, 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

August 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Elmyra Hammett was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/17/2023 to the Estate of Elise B. Horton, 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

August 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Clint Wayne Mizell was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/20/2023 to the Estate of Kimberly Lynn Mizell, 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

August 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Patrick Shawn Firestone was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/02/2023 to the Estate of Wilma Joyce Firestone, 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

August 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Megan Hunt was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/20/2023 over the Estate of Michael Duane McAteer, 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

August 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Steven Gregory McCreless was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 05/30/2023 to the Estate of Edna Ruth McCreless, 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

August 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Joanna Wesley Harrison was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/28/2023 to the Estate of Ralph Norman Wesley, 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

August 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Michael David Adams and Marianna Adams Laughlin. was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/09/2023 Estate of Susanna Majure Adams, 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

August 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Kristi Matlock was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/10/2023 over the Estate of Nancy Carol Smith, 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

August 18, 25 and September 1, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Candy Morton was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/07/2023 over the Estate of Jody Dale Morton, 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

August 18, 25 and September 1, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Vicky Larson was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 07/31/2023 over the Estate of William C. White, 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

August 18, 25 and September 1, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Billie G. Faulkner was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 08/02/2023 to the Estate of Carolina G. Gregory 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

August 18, 25 and September 1, 2023

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FILE CLAIMS

Jean Burns Clark was/were appointed Personal Representative(s) on 06/30/2023 to the Estate of Alex Burns, III, 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

August 18, 25 and September 1, 2023

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PUBLICATION NOTICE

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF: EDWARD BROWNFIELD, Decedent.

CASE NO: S-10049

TO: Larita Diane Porter

Address Unknown

You are hereby notified that Felicia Heard has filed in this Court a Motion to Show Cause, and that the 2nd day of October 2023 at 10:00 am is the date and time set for hearing on said Petition.

This the 3rd day of August, 2023.

Scott W. Hassell

August 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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NOTICE OF HEARING

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN THE MATTER OF: JO ANN WILSON, INCAPACITATED,

Case #: I-209

TO: Any interested party

Please take notice that a PETITION TO APPROVE 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 11th day of SEPTEMBER 2023 at 3:00 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 JULY 2023

Scatt Hassell

PROBATE JUDGE

August 4, 11, and 18, 2023

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NOTICE OF HEARING

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN THE MATTER OF: MARY HOLLIS, INCAPACITATED,

Case #: I-122

TO: Any interested party

Please take notice that a PETITION TO APPROVE 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 11th  day of SEPTEMBER 2023 at 2:30 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 JULY 2023.

Scatt Hassell

PROBATE JUDGE

August 4, 11, and 18, 2023

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NOTICE OF HEARING

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN THE MATTER OF: LINDA ADKISON,

ALLEGED INCAPACITATED,

Case #: 2023-00297

TO: Greg Adkison and any unknown family

Please take notice that a PETITION FOR LETTERS OF GUARDIANSHIP AND CONSERVATORSHIP of the above referenced individual alleged to be incapacitated was filed in the Office of the Judge of Probate, and further, that the 19 day of SEPTEMBER 2023 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 7TH DAY OF AUGUST 2023

Scott Hassell

PROBATE JUDGE

August 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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NOTICE OF HEARING

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN THE MATTER OF: WILLIAM C. STREET, JR. ALLEGED INCAPACITATED,

Case #: 2023-00224

TO: Ian Street, Kylene Street, Elizabeth Street and any unknown family

Please take notice that a PETITION FOR LETTERS OF GUARDIANSHIP AND CONSERVATORSHIP of the above referenced individual alleged to be incapacitated was filed in the Office of the Judge of Probate, and further, that the 20TH day of SEPTEMBER 2023 at 2:00 pm. 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 7TH DAY OF AUGUST 2023.

Scott Hassell

PROBATE JUDGE

August 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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NOTICE OF HEARING

IN THE PROBATE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN THE MATTER OF: JERRI LOWE TROUTMAN & JASON FARLEY TROUTMAN

Case #: 2023-00098

Case #: S-818

INCAPACITATED INDIVIDUALS,

TO: Any interested party

Please take notice that a PETITION TO APPROVE THE SALE OF REAL PROPERTY belonging to the above referenced incapacitated individuals was filed in the Office of the Judge of Probate, and further, that the 18 day of SEPTEMBER 2023 at 2:15 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 14TH DAY OF AUGUST 2023.

Scott Hassell

PROBATE JUDGE

August 18, 25, and September 1, 2023

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PUBLICATIONNOTICE

In the Circuit Court of Etowah County, Alabama

Case No. DR-2023-900204,

ZACHARY TYLER WILLIAMS, Plaintiff, vs. MAGAN BROOKE WILLIAMS, Defendant, 

Magan Brooke Williams, Defendant, must answer the Complaint filed by Zachary Tyler Williams, within thirty (30) days from the last date of publication, case number DR-2023-900204, filed in the Circuit Court of Etowah County, seeking relief by September 25, 2023,  or thereafter a judgment of default may be rendered against her in the Circuit Court of Etowah County, Alabama. 

Dated August 1st 2023

Jacob A. Millican

Attorney at Law

827 Chestnut Street

Gadsden, AL 35901

(256) 547-3221

August 4, 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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NOTICE OF DIVORCE ACTION

Dallas Jean Sessler whose whereabouts are unknown, must answer the complaint of Brett Austin Arnold Matthews, by answering a divorce and other relief, 30 days from the date of the last publication or thereafter a judgement of default may be rendered against her in Civil Action No.: DR-23-900207-WBO, Circuit Court of Etowah County, Alabama.

Done this the 8th day of August 2023.

Cassandra Johnson

Circuit Clerk

John D. Floyd, Attorney for Plaintiff

808 Chestnut Street

Gadsden, AL. 35901

256-547-6328

August 18, 25, September 1 and 8, 2023

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PUBLICATION NOTICE

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY ALABAMA

MCLP Asset Company, Inc. Plaintiff,

CASE NO. 31-CV-2023-900182.00

vs.

Katherine Aleen Rhodes, Defendant.

To:Katherine Aleen Rhodes

Last Known Address: 1209 Marston Ave, Gadsden, AL 35904

You are hereby notified that MCLP Asset Company, Inc. filed its written Complaint for Ejectment on May 10, 2023 in the Etowah County Circuit Court against Katherine Aleen Rhodes (“Defendant”).  Numerous attempts to locate the Defendant has been unsuccessful.

This notice is to run for four consecutive weeks.  You are hereby notified that you must answer the complaint by the 19th day of September, 2023, which is 30 days from the last date of publication or default judgment may be entered against you for not answering.

Done this 24th Day of July, 2023

Cassandra Johnson

Clerk of the Etowah County Circuit Court

McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLP

2 20TH ST N STE 1000

BIRMINGHAM, AL. 35203‑4017

Office: +1 (678) 459-1062 / Ext 31062

Fax: 1-205-891-8649

July 28, August 4, 11, and 18, 2023

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LEGAL PUBLICATION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

JEREMY SMITH, Plaintiff, 

v.

CASE NO.: 22-CV-2023-900282.00                                                                                                            

A parcel of property in Coosa County, Alabama,

T/S-2019-449 COMM AT THE SW COR OF TRACT,

1 OF MAE BINGHAM PROPERTY PLAT H-8 & SE,

ROW LINE OF SIMMONS DR, TH N’LY 52S TO,

THE N LINE OF SAID ROW TO THE POB, TH,

NE’LY ALONG N LINE OF SAID ROW 659.73, TH,

LEAVING SAID ROW RUNNING NW’LY 365.27 TO,

A PT OF CONTOUR, TH SW’LY ALONG SAID,

CONTOUR 183.7 TO A PT IN THE NE LINE OF HWY,

431, TH SE’LY ALONG SAID ROW LINE 644.9 TO,

THE POB, BEING PT OF TRACT 1 OF MAE BIGHAM,

PROPERTY.  Known as Parcel Number: 09-08-34-0-000-013.001, located in Etowah County, AL, 

AND

ROBIN WISE, or their heirs, And Fictitious Defendants A, B, C, and D, and further persons claiming any present, future, future contingent, remainder, reversion, or, other interest in said land.  

Defendants.  

Robin Wise, or any heirs of this party, named Defendant in the above-styled cause, must answer a complaint to Quiet Title and Ejectment filed in the Circuit Court of Etowah County, Alabama within 30 days after date of the last publication or thereafter a judgment by default may be rendered against him/her/them/it in Case No.: CASE NO.: 31-CV-2023-900282.00 Circuit Court of Etowah County, Alabama. 

Answers to the pleadings relevant to this proceeding must be filed on or before the date

shown above by mailing or filing legible copies of same with Cassandra Johnson, Circuit Clerk, 800 Forrest Avenue, Suite 206, Gadsden AL 35901-3651.

s/ Cassandra Johnson 

Cassandra Johnson

Circuit Clerk, Etowah County, AL

Plaintiffs Attorney:J. Clay Maddox

J. Clay Maddox, LLC

409 Lay Dam Road

Clanton, Alabama 35045

(205) 755-1975

August 11, 18, 25, and September 1, 2023

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NOTICE OF SUMMONS

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

KENDRA BUSH, PLAINTIFF,

VS.

CASE NO.: CV-20-900282-GCD

IVAN BUSH, SR.; EVAN BUSH; BRAXTON BUSH; BYRAM BUSH; and LATERRANCE BUSH, DEFENDANTS.

TO: EVAN BUSH and BRAXTON BUSH

You are hereby notified that a Complaint against you has been filed in the Circuit Court of Etowah County, Alabama in Civil Action Number:

CV-2020-900282.

You are hereby commanded and required to file with the Clerk of Court, and to serve upon the Plaintiff, an answer to the Complaint within 30 days after the last publication of this notice, or default judgment will be entered against you.

Dated this the 14th day of August 2023

Cassandra Johnson

Circuit Clerk

John D. Floyd

Floyd Law Firm, LLC

Attorney for Petitioners

808 Chestnut Street

Gadsden, AL. 35901

256-547-6328

August 18, 25, September 1 and 8, 2023

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NOTICE OF COMPLAINT FOR BILL TO QUIET TITLE

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

BENITO SEBASTIAN MENDOZA,

PLAINTIFF,

VS

CV-2023-900323

A PARCEL OF LAND DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:

LOT TWENTY-ONE (21), IN BLOCK TWO (2), OF WALNUT PARK ADDITION OF TOWN PLAT B, PAGE 117, IN THE PROBATE OFFICE OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA, LYING AND BEING IN THE COUNTY OF ETOWAH, AND STATE OF ALABAMA

and

EULA WILLIAMS CHAVERS AND FAYE WILLIAMS JOHNSON INCLUDING ANY HEIRS OR DEVISEES OF THE SAME AND THOSE WHOSE ADDRESSES ARE UNKNOWN AND ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES, including any persons claiming any present interest therein and including any person claiming any future, contingent, reversionary, remainder, or other interest therein, who may claim any interest in the above described property

Defendants.

The Defendants, Eula Williams Chavers and Faye Williams Johnson and/or their heirs or devisees, and any other individuals who may claim an interest in the aforementioned property, whose whereabouts are unknown, must answer the Bill to Quiet Title filed by Benito Sebastian Mendoza, 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 9th day of August, 2023

Cassandra Johnson

Clerk of the Circuit Court of Etowah County

Josh Sullivan

Knowles & Sullivan, LLC

413 Broad Street

Gadsden, AL 35901

(256) 547-7200

August 18, 25, September 1 and 8, 2023

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NOTICE OF PETITION FOR TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS

IN THE JUVENILE COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

IN RE:M. C. D., a minor child

CASE NO.:  JU-2021-125.02

d.o.b. 04/01/2021

NOTICE TO: Cedric Douthard, the father

You are hereby given notice that a Petition has been filed by the Etowah County Department of Human Resources seeking to terminate your parental rights to minor child M.C.D., born to Edris Fikes on April 1, 2021.  You must file an Answer to the Petition with the Clerk of the Etowah County Juvenile Court within fourteen (14) days from the date of last publication of this notice.  If you fail to file an Answer within the allowed time, a judgment by default may be entered against you.  You are further notified that you have the right to have an attorney represent you in this matter, and if you cannot afford to hire an attorney, one can be appointed by the Court to represent you.  The Petition is set for hearing at 9:00 a.m. on September 25, 2023, before Hon. Joe F. Nabors at the Etowah County Judicial Building, 801 Forrest Avenue, Gadsden, Alabama.  You may appear at the hearing and contest the Petition.

Dated this 16th day of August, 2023.

Cassandra Johnson

DISTRICT / JUVENILE COURT CLERK

Laura T. Lloyd

Attorney for Etowah County DHR

P.O. Box 81 / 819 West Main St., Suite C

Centre, AL  35960

August 18, 25, September 1 and 8, 2023

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LEGAL NOTICE

The Attalla Housing Authority (AHA) is currently developing a 5-year and annual plan and Capital Fund Program planning for 2024.  The 5-year plan describes the mission of this agency and the agency’s long-range goals and objectives for achieving its mission over the next five years. The annual plan provides details about the agency’s immediate operations, modernization program, program participants, programs, and services. The Capital Fund Program outlines the property physical needs for the upcoming year. The 5-year and Annual Plans and capital fund program supporting documents are available for inspection by the public at 904 9th Street SW, which is the main office of the AHA. The documents may be reviewed Monday – Thursday between the hours of 7:30 am to 4:00 pm, which is the normal business hours of the AHA. The AHA is soliciting comments on these plans and all comments must be submitted in writing, comments will be accepted until 4:00 pm on Monday, October 2nd, 2023.  Also, there will be a Public Hearing held to review and discuss all mentioned plans at 10:00 am, Wednesday Oct. 4th, 2023 at the AHA’s Main Office located 904 9th Street SW, Attalla, AL 35954. All comments and suggestions concerning the AHA’s 5-year and annual plan and Capital Fund Pro-gram will be considered for inclusion into the plans of the AHA.

August 4, 11, and 18, 2023                                    

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LEGAL PUBLICATION NOTICE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Rainbow City, Alabama’s Appropriate Municipal Official, pursuant to Ordinance No. 565. has made a finding that a building located on the follow-ing described property is a dangerous building because it is unsafe to the extent that it is a public nuisance and is subject to demolition:

STREET ADDRESS: 4551 Lister Ferry Road, Rainbow City, AL 35906

LEGAL DESCRIPTION:

Beginning at a point where the SW corner of Porter Henderson property intersects Lister’ Ferry Road on the East Side of said road, and proceed Northerly and along the Lister’s Ferry Road a distance of 225’ to a point which is the point of beginning of the property herein conveyed. From there, continue Northerly and parallel with said road a distance of 105’; turn right and go East a distance of 210’; turn right and go Southerly a distance of 105’; turn right and go West-erly a distance of 210’ back to the point of beginning. Said property lying and being in the SE 1/4 of the SE 1/4 of Section 31, Township 12, Range 6, Etowah County, Alabama. And being a portion of that property owned by Porter Henderson and recorded in Book 352 Page 335, Office of the Judge of Probate, Etowah County, Alabama.

PARCEL IDENTIFICATION NUMBER:

15-09-31-4-000.108.001; PPIN: 48700

INTERESTED PARTIES:

Arthur P Reeves. Jr.. deceased

Edith Oldham Reeves, deceased

Donna J Bottoms

Any and all other unknown heirs, claimants or interested parties claiming any right, title, estate, lien. or interest in the real estate described herein.

All persons interested in said property are hereby notified that if the unsafe or dangerous con-dition is not remedied by demolition of said building on said property within 45 days of July 21, 2023, the demolition will be accomplished by the City and the cost thereof assessed against said property. In the meantime, it is ordered that said building and said property be and remain vacated.

A public hearing as provided for by Section 8(a) set forth in Ordinance No. 565 will be held on this matter in the Council Chambers at the Rainbow City Hall, 3700 Rainbow Drive, Rainbow City, Alabama, on September 25, 2023, at 5:00 p.m. Anyone interested in the status of these proceedings should inquire with the Rainbow City Clerk at (256) 413-1217 or at 3700 Rainbow Drive, Rainbow City, Alabama.

Turnbach, Warren, Rice,

Lloyd, Frederick & Smith, P.C.

200 Chestnut Street/P.O. Box 129

Gadsden, AL 35901

Phone:  256/543-3664 / FAX:  256/543-3674

July 28, August 4, 11 and 18, 2023                 

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NOTICE OF CONDEMNATION-FORFEITURE ACTION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

CIVIL DIVISION

CASE NO: CV-21-900060-WBO

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

PLAINTIFF

$1,154.00 U.S. Currency,

DEFENDANT

In Re:  William Harvey Roberts, Jr.

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

WHEREAS, the State of Alabama has filed its complaint in the above-described action seeking condemnation, forfeiture and ultimate disposition of the above described currency.  You are hereby notified that you must answer said Complaint by the 6th day of October, 2023.  Failure to file such answer shall result in your loss of any claimed owner’s or other interest in said cur-rency and firearm.

DONE this the 1st day of August, 2023.

Cassandra Johnson, Circuit Clerk

Etowah County, Alabama

August 4, 11, 18, and 25, 2023           

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NOTICE OF CONDEMNATION-FORFEITURE ACTION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

CIVIL DIVISION

CASE NO: CV-23-900239-SJS

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

PLAINTIFF

$3,098.00 U.S. Currency,

Diamondback 300 Blackout

Serial # DB2474575

Glock 17 9mm

Serial # BRMK896

DEFENDANT

In Re:  Ronzell Dashard Robinson

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

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 firearms. You are hereby notified that you must answer said Complaint by the 6th day of October, 2023.  Failure to file such answer shall result in your loss of any claimed owner’s or other interest in said property.

DONE this the 8th day of August, 2023.

Cassandra Johnson, Circuit Clerk

Etowah County, Alabama

August 11, 18, 25, and September 1, 2023                  

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NOTICE OF CONDEMNATION-FORFEITURE ACTION

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ETOWAH COUNTY, ALABAMA

CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO: CV-22-900064-GCD

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

PLAINTIFF

$5,078.00 U.S. Currency,

Taurus G2C 9mm Pistol

Serial # ABB272181

DEFENDANT

In Re:  Ladunta Antojuan Cooper

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

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 firearms. You are hereby notified that you must answer said Complaint by the 8th day of October, 2023.  Failure to file such answer shall result in your loss of any claimed owner’s or other interest in said property.

DONE this the 2nd day of December 2022.

Cassandra Johnson, Circuit Clerk

Etowah County, Alabama

August 18, 25, September 1 and 8, 2023                                                    

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PUBLIC RELEASE

Child and Adult Care Food Program

Public News Release for Non-Pricing Programs

The First Steps Early Learning Center in Rainbow City, Alabama announces the sponsorship of the  Child and Adult Care Food Program Public News Release for Non-Pricing Programs

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

Program Information may be made available in languages other than English.  Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202)720-260 (Voice) and TTY) or contact USFA through the Federal Relay Service at (800)877-8339

1. Mail:  U.S. Department of Agriculture

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

1400 Independence Avenue

SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410: or

2. Fax:  (202)690-7442; or

3. Email:  program.intake@usda.gov

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

The enclosed *non discrimination* language herein was added pursuant to the May 5, 2022, USDA memorandum.  However, although included as currently required for audit compliance by the USDA, the State of Alabama objects to its inclusion, applicability, and the application of this language due to currently pending legal challenges in the matter of The State of Tennessee, et al. v. USDA, Case No. 3-22-cv-00257, and may be subject to change or removal.

Name of Center(s) or Facility

First Steps Early Learning Center

396 Sutton Bridge Road, Rainbow City, AL. 35906

256-413-0950

August 18 and 25, 2023

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PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE

West Etowah County Water Authority will be hosting a Public Meeting on Tuesday September 12, 2023, at 6:00 p.m.  The meeting will be held at the Water Board Office located at 596 Gallant Road, Attalla, Alabama 35954. The Public Meeting will be held to receive comments on the SRF Applications and Environmental Facilities Plan for the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSRF) Loan -Project No. FS010550-01. The Environmental Information Document (EID) describing the project will be available for review at the Water Board Office located at 596 Gallant Road, Attalla, Alabama 35954. during regular business hours.

August 4, 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE

The Town of Walnut Grove will be hosting a Public Meeting on Thursday September7, 2023, at 5:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Town Hall located at 4012 Gadsden Blountsville Road, Walnut Grove, Alabama 35990. The Public Meeting will be held to receive comments on the SRF Applications and Environmental Facilities Plan for the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSRF) Loan -Project No. FS010547-01. The Environmental Information Document (EID) describing the project will be available for review at the Walnut Grove Town Hall located at 4012 Gadsden Blountsville Road, Walnut Grove, Alabama 35990 during regular business hours.

August 4, 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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LEGAL ZONING NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that on the 23rd day of August, 2023 at 4:00 p.m., the Planning Commission of the City of Gadsden will hold a regularly scheduled public hearing in the Council Chamber at City Hall, First Floor, 90 Broad Street to give all persons who desire an opportunity to be heard, in opposition to or in favor of, the following request:

“A request to rezone the following described property from B-2, General  Business District to R-1, One-Family Residence District:

Part of Lots 1-3, in the Paden and Hughes Supplement to Block 1, in the Interurban Land Company(Company’s) First Addition, According to the map of said supplement recorded in Plant Book B, Page 208, Probate Office, lying and being in Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama. (Street Address being 1203 Gardner Street).

“A request for approval of the Final Plat for Tovonia Estates Subdivision.”

August 18, 2023.

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ORDINANCE NO. O-50-23

Rezoning 808 South 4th Street

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 O-1, Office District to B-2, General Business District:

Commence at an existing ½” rod at the Southwest corner of Lot No. Five, of E. L. Roberts South 4th Street Addition, as recorded in Plat Book “D,” Page 27, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, on the Easterly ROW of South 4th Street and run N16°21’54” East, along said ROW, 278.10’ to the point of beginning of the property described herein; thence run N14°57’01” East, along said ROW, 324.42’ to an existing ½’ rebar on the approximate 511’ contour of Lake Neely Henry; thence leaving said ROW run the following chord bearings and distances along said contour, N51°29’19” East, 9.14’; S75°19’32” East, 54.77’; N88°15’03” East, 80.44’; S88°24’46” East, 60.03’; N11°01’21” East 66.91’ and S88°42’09” East, leaving said contour 14’ to an existing ½” rebar; thence run S01°17’51” West, 100.30’ to an existing ½ rebar; thence run N88°33’57” West, 68.90’ to an existing ¾” pipe; thence run S01°41’08” West, 62.03’ to an existing capped rebar; thence run S02°11’32” West, 202.37’ to an existing capped rebar; thence run S00°39’18” West, 29.21’ to an existing ½” rod; thence run N84°52’59” West, 230.90’ to the point of beginning.  Said property being a portion of the N ½ of the SE ¼, S-9, T-12-S, R-6-E of the Huntsville Meridian, Etowah County, Alabama.

Adopted by the City Council of Gadsden, Alabama at a meeting held on August 8, 2023.

Iva Nelson, City Clerk

August 18, 2023

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ORDINANCE  NO. O-51-23

Rezoning Properties on Fields 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-2, Heavy Industry District to I-1, Light Industry District:

Lots Eighteen (18), Nineteen (19), Twenty (20), Twenty-One (21), Twenty-Two (22), and Twenty-Three (23), in Block A of Mayfair Estates, as recorded in Plat Book “C,” Page 273, Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama.

Adopted by the City Council of Gadsden, Alabama at a meeting held on August 8, 2023.

Iva Nelson, City Clerk

August 18, 2023

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ORDINANCE NO. O-52-23

Rezoning 809 Vandell Boulevard

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 R-1, One-Family Residence District to I-1, Light Industry District:

A tract or parcel of land described as beginning at a point on the east line of the NE ¼ of the NE ¼ in S-12, T-12-S, R-5-E, which is 1040’ South of the Northeast corner thereof; thence South 88°25’ West, and parallel with the South line of said forty a distance of 272.98’ to the center of what is known as the South Eleventh Street Road; thence in a Southerly direction, and along the center of said road to a point which is 110’ South, measured at right angles from the line first hereinabove described; thence East and parallel with the North line of said forty a distance of 230’ to a point in the East line of said forty; thence North and along the east line of said forty a distance of 106’ to the point of beginning; and being a portion of the NE ¼ of the NE ¼ in S-12, T-12-S, R-5-E of Huntsville Meridian, in Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama.

Adopted by the City Council of Gadsden, Alabama at a meeting held on August 8, 2023.

Iva Nelson, City Clerk

August 18, 2023

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NOTICE OFPROPOSEDVACATION OF A PORTION OF AN ALLEY LYINGBETWEEN(ANNULLED) HERRING AVENUE AND HERZBERG AVENUE

A declaration has been received by the City of Gadsden for the vacation of portion of an alley-way, described as follows:

A portion of the 15-foot wide alley lying in Block Three of the Goodyear Square Subdivision, as recorded in Plat Book “C,” Page 67, of the Probate Office, Etowah County, Alabama, being more particularly described as: the alleyway lying between Lots Eight through Twenty and Lots Twen-ty-One through Thirty-Three of said Goodyear Square Subdivision.

A resolution granting assent to this vacation will be considered by the City Council at its meet-ing on Tuesday, August 29, 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

August 4, 11, 18, and 25, 2023

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

PROJECT: 4th Street Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation Project

Project No. SS-043

OWNER: The City of Attalla, Alabama

Separate sealed bids for the construction of the 4th Street Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation Project will be received by The City of Attalla at the City Hall of Attalla at 612 4th Street NW, Attalla, AL, 35954 until 10:00 A.M. CDST on Thursday, August 31, 2023 in the Council Chambers and then at said place publicly opened and read aloud. The project will consist of replacing existing 6” and 8” sewer mains with 8” HDPE pipe via pipe-bursting and re-connecting sewer laterals.

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

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

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

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

THE CITY OF ATTALLA

BY:      Larry Means, Mayor

DATE: August 1, 2023

August 4, 11, and 18, 2023

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LEGAL NOTICE

Form of Advertisement of Completion

In accordance with Chapter 1, Title 39, Code of Alabama, 1975, notice is hereby given that Greer Building Contractors, LLC has completed the Contract for Renovations of New Flooring at Thompson Elementary School, at 236 Goldenrod Avenue, Gadsden, AL. 35901 for the State of Alabama and Gadsden City Board of Education, (Owner(s), and have made request for final settlement of said Contract.  All persons having any claims for labor, materials, or otherwise in connection with this project should immediately notify:

McKee and Associates Architects, Inc, 631 South Hull Street, Montgomery, AL. 36104.

Greer Building Contractors, LLC

110 Thomas Drive

Gadsden, AL. 35904

August 11, 18, 25, and September 1, 2023

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STORAGE NOTICE

The following unit will be disposed of on August 25, 2023 on the premises of Mini Storage located on Norris Avenue, Gadsden, AL. 35904.

Jennifer Hardy – Unit # 10

Mini Storage

99 Toby Ann Trail

Boaz, AL. 35906

August 11 and 18, 2023

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NOTICE OF SALE

Notice is hereby given that the contents of the following storage buildings will be SOLD by Off Campus Storage on August 25, 2023 at 10:00 AM, at 474 George Wallace Drive, Gadsden, AL. 35903

Michael Souder Unit # 30

Dondi Garrett Unit # 44

Samaiyah Bufford Unit # 60

Kayla Williams Unit # 135

John Collins Unit # 149

Tangek Tucker Unit # 175

Off Campus Storage

474 George Wallace Drive

Gadsden, AL. 35903

August 11 and 18, 2023

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NOTICE OF VEHICLE POSSESSION

Notice is hereby given that the undersigned will proceed to take possession of the following described abandoned vehicle(s) on 10/06/2023.

2002 Ford F-150 VIN: 2FTRX08L22CA61914

2000 Honda Accord 

VIN: 1HGCG5678YA055443

Thacker Towing

927 5th Ave NE

Attalla, AL 35954

(256) 546-9994

August 18 and 25, 2023

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