Sumter County

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Notice of Completion
In accordance with Chapter 1, Title 39, Code of Alabama, 1975, notice is hereby given that R. A. C. Construction Company, Inc. Contractor, has completed the Contract for Renovation of Pop Start at York Alabama Coleman Center For The Arts for the owner and have made request for final settlement of said contract. All persons having any claim for labor, materials, or otherwise in connection with this project should immediately notify Old School Collaborative, LLC, P.O. Box 59488, Birmingham, AL 352549.
R. A. C. Construction Company, Inc.
P. O. Box 500
Livingston, AL 35470
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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF SUMTER COUNTY, ALABAMA CASE NO.: 2017-40
IN THE MATTER OF THE EST ATE OF HATTIE B.
FORTNER, Deceased
Limited Letters of Administration of the Estate of Hattie B. Fortner, deceased, having been duly granted to Eddie Dawson on the 23rd day of August, 2017, by the Honorable Willie Pearl Rice, Judge of the Probate Court of Sumter County, Alabama, notice is hereby given that all persons having claims against said estate are hereby required to present the same within the time allowed by law or the same will be barred.
DeeAnn Truelove, Attorney for Eddie Dawson, Administrator
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MORTGAGE
FORECLOSURE SALE
Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain mortgage executed by Steven Posey, an unmarried man, on June 14, 2013, in favor of the Bank of York, said mortgage being recorded on June 20, 2013 at 11:00:08 a.m. in Mortgage Book 314, page 754, in the Office of the Probate Judge of Sumter County, Alabama and said default continues and notice is hereby given that the undersigned, Bank of York, as Mortgagee, under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in the said mortgage, will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash in front of the front of main door of the courthouse at Livingston, Sumter County, Alabama, on the 20th day of September, 2017, during the legal hours of sale, all of its right, title and interest in and to the following described real estate situated in Sumter County, Alabama, to-wit:
4 acres more or less lying in the Northeast 1/4 of Section 20, Township 19 North, Range 3 West, Sumter County, Alabama, described as: From the Northeast corner of said Section 20 run West along the North line of Section 20 for 940 feet, more or less, to a point on the West Right of Way of Alabama Highway 17; thence run Southerly along said highway Right of Way for 976 feet to the Point of Beginning of herein described property; thence from said Point of Beginning continue along said highway Right of Way, South 5 degrees 00 minutes West for 396 feet; thence run North 76 degrees 15 minutes West for 166.4 feet; thence North 75 degrees 30 minutes West for 730.6 feet; thence North 12 degrees 15 minutes East for 125 feet; thence South 82 degrees 20 minutes East for 674.5 feet to a power pole; thence North 56 degrees 10 minutes East for 251 feet to the Point of Beginning.
The indebtedness secured by said Mortgage has been and is hereby declared due because of default under the terms of said Mortgage, including but not limited not the nonpayment of the indebtedness as and when due. The indebtedness remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same, all expenses of the sale, including attorney's fees and all other payments provided for under the terms of the Mortgage.
Said property will be sold subject to the following items which may affect the title to said property: all zoning ordinances; matters which would disclosed by an accurate survey or by an inspection of the property; any outstanding taxes, including but not limited to ad valorem taxes, which constitute liens upon said property; special assessments; all outstanding bills for public utilities which constitute liens upon said property; the prior reservation and/or conveyance of the oil, gas and other minerals; all restrictive covenants, easements for public roads, public utilities and other easements, rights-of-way and any other matters of record superior to said Mortgage. 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 the property the right to redeem the property under certain circumstances. Programs may also exist that help persons avoid or delay the foreclosure process. An attorney should be consulted to help you understand these rights and programs as a part of the foreclosure process.
This sale is made for the purpose of paying the indebtedness secured by said mortgage as well as the expenses of foreclosure, including a reasonable attorney's fee and other purposes set out in said mortgage.
The Mortgagee 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.
The sale will be conducted subject to (1) the prohibition, if any, of this sale under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the mortgagee.
Bank of York, Mortgagee
Attorney for Mortgagee:
Richard G. Cross
Watkins Cross, LLC
229 South Washington Street Post Office Box 1528 Livingston, Alabama 35470 (205) 652-1291
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NOTICE OF APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTOR ESTATE OF BETTIE HALL DORTCH
LETTERS TESTAMENTARY of said deceased having been granted to the undersigned on the 22nd day of August, 2017, by the Hon. WILLIE PEARL RICE, Judge of Probate of Sumter County, Alabama, notice is hereby given that all persons having claims against said estate are hereby required to present the same within time allowed by law or the same will be barred.
John Douglas Dortch, Jr., Executor of the Estate of Bettie Hall Dortch
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NOTICE OF APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTRIX
Case No. 2017-38
ESTATE OF DANNY REW
LETTERS TESTAMENTARY of said deceased having been granted to the undersigned on the 17th day, of August, 2017, by the Hon. WILLIE PEARL RICE, Judge of Probate of Sumter County, Alabama, notice is hereby given that all persons having claims against said estate are hereby required to present the same within time allowed by law or the same will be barred.
Wanda Rew, Executrix of the Estate of Danny Rew, Deceased
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NOTICE OF
FORECLOSURE SALE
Default having been made in the terms of that certain real estate mortgage made January 27, 2015, by CUBA TIMBER COMPANY, INC., an Alabama corporation, in favor of Merchants Bank, an Alabama Banking Corporation, which mortgage is recorded in the Probate Office of Sumter County, Alabama, in Mortgage Book 318, at Page 570, and said default continuing, the undersigned has elected to declare the entire indebtedness secured by said mortgage to be due and payable as provided in said mortgage, and notice is hereby given that pursuant to law, and pursuant to the terms contained in said mortgage, the undersigned will sell at public auction, to the highest bidder for cash, in front of the main door to the Court House of Sumter County, Alabama, in Livingston, Alabama, during the legal hours of sale, on September 7, 2017, the following described real estate situated in Sumter County, Alabama, to-wit:
REAL ESTATE
That plot of land located in the North 1/2 of the Northwest 1/4 of Section 28, Township 17 North, Range 4 West, Sumter County, Alabama, which is located between the right-of-way of the present route of U.S. Highway Number 11-80, which is commonly known as the new highway, and the north right-of-way line of the old route of U.S. Highway Number 11-80, which is commonly known as the old highway, containing two acres, more or less. This parcel of land is that tract of land which now lies between highway routes on account of the new highway at the point of beginning of the land here conveyed having been surveyed in a straight line to the west and to the north of the old highway, which old highway at said point curved to the south and then to the northwest, forming a half circle from the point where the new highway and old highway intersect on the east and running to the point where the new highway and the old highway re-intersect on the west, the new highway was constructed north of the old highway and it re-entered the right-of-way of the old highway at a point further west and the property here conveyed is that land which lies south of the present highway and north of the south right-of-way line of the old highway. The property is, roughly, in the shape of a half moon. It is intended to include all of that part of the old highway roadbed and right-of-way.
Said parcel of land being further described as follows: Commence at a concrete monument found, the northeast corner of the Northwest 1/4 of Section 28, Township 17 North, Range 4 West, Sumter County, Alabama, also known as the Point of Commencement; thence run South 01 degrees 13 minutes 31 seconds West 705.46 feet to a 1/2 inch iron pin found 40 feet south of the centerline of Highway Number 11 (80 foot right-of-way), also known as the Point of Beginning; thence run South 00 degrees 32 minutes 49 seconds West 122.75 feet to a 1/2 inch iron pin found 15 feet south of the centerline of an old highway; thence run South 73 degrees 06 minutes 42 seconds West 126. 55 feet to a 1/2 inch iron pin set 15 feet south of the centerline of an old highway; thence run South 84 degrees 15 minutes 27 seconds West 182 .19 feet to a 1/2 inch iron pin set 15 feet south of the centerline of an old highway; thence run North 7 9 degrees 13 minutes 24 seconds West 189. 93 feet to a 1/2 inch iron pin set 15 feet south of an old highway; thence run North 70 degrees 34 minutes 58 seconds West 475.41 feet to a 1/2 inch iron pin set 40 feet south of the centerline of Highway Number 11 and 2. 5 feet north of a power pole; thence run South 89 degrees 02 minutes 04 seconds East 938. 63 feet to the Point of Beginning. Said parcel contains 2. 2 acres, more or less, and lies in the Northwest 1/ 4 of Section 28, Township 17 North, Range 4 West, Sumter County, Alabama.
LESS AND EXCEPT, HOWEVER, a 30 foot easement described as follows: Commence at a concrete monument found, the northeast corner of the Northwest 1/ 4 of Section 28, Township 17 North, Range 4 West, Sumter County, Alabama, also known as the Point of Commencement; thence run South 01 degrees 13 minutes 31 seconds West 705. 46 feet to a 1/2 inch iron pin found 40 feet south of the centerline of Highway Number 11 (80 foot right-of-way); thence run South 00 degrees 32 minutes 49 seconds West 122. 75 feet to a 1/2 inch iron pin found 15 feet south of the centerline of an old highway; thence run South 73 degrees 06 minutes 42 seconds West 126. 55 feet to a 1/2 inch iron pin set 15 feet south of the centerline of an old highway, also known as the Point of Beginning; thence run along the centerline of said 30 foot easement North 00 degrees 32 minutes 49 seconds East 161.56 feet.
Together with all improvements thereon including a metal shop building.
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, including payment of the expenses of foreclosure. DONE on August 11, 2017.
MERCHANTS BANK
MORTGAGEE
PILCHER & PILCHER, P.C.
28 Broad Street - P.O. Box 1250 Selma, Alabama 36702-1250 Telephone (334)-872-6211 ATTORNEYS FOR
MORTGAGEE
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LEGAL NOTICE
In accordance with Chapter I, title 39, Code of Alabama, 1975, notice is hereby given that Safford Building Company, LLC Contractor has completed the Contract for City of Livingston, Livingston Housing Authority, 100 Northside Village, Livingston, Alabama 35470 for the State of Alabama and the (County) (City) of Sumter/Livingston, Owner(s), and have made request for the final settlement of said Contract. All persons having any claim for labor, materials, or otherwise in connection with this project should immediately notify TDA Architects, LLC, 3144 Old Columbiana Rd., Birmingham, AL 35226 (Architect).
Safford Building Company, LLC
201 Beacon Parkway West
Suite 300
Birmingham, AL 35209
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IN THE PROBATE COURT OF SUMTER COUNTY,
ALABAMA CASE NO. PR 2017-36IN RE: THE ESTATE OF ALFRED PUZAK, JR., DECEASED
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
TAKE NOTICE that Letters Testamentary having been granted on the 4th day of August, 2017, to Gwendolyn Ford Puzak, Personal Representative of the Estate of Alfred Lee Puzak, Jr., deceased on the 2nd day of July, 2017, by the Honorable Willie Pearl Rice, Judge of the Probate Court of Sumter County, Alabama.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that all persons ahving claims against the said Estate are hereby required to present the same within the time allowed by law or the same will be barred.
Gwendolyn Ford Puzak,
Personal Representative of the Estate of Alfred Lee Puzak, Jr.
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PUBLIC NOTICE
All interested parties within SUMTER COUNTY are hereby advised that West Alabama Health Services, Inc. is applying to the Alabama Department of Transportation for an Administration, Operating, Planning and Capital Assistance Grant under 49 U.S.C. Section 5311(f) of the Federal Transit Laws, as codified and funding under the Section 5311(f) Intercity Program. The Operating Grant will provide financial assistance for public transportation service for the residents of SUMTER COUNTY during
FY 2018. The service currently operates Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.; all residents, including wheelchair users must schedule service 24 hours in advance. Fares per one-way trip (intercity) other locations varies depending on trip location.
The Capital Grant will also provide financial assistance to purchase replacement vehicles for the SUMTER COUNTY public transportation
service during FY 2018.
A public hearing has been scheduled at the Ruby Pickens Tartt Public Library-201 Monroe Street-Livingston, AL on Thursday, September 7th, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. for the purpose of advising all interested parties of services being contemplated if grant funds are rewarded, and to ensure that contemplated service would not represent a duplication of current proposed services provided by existing transit of paratransit operators in the area and public comments.
Copies of the detailed service description, proposed changes, and projected budget may be obtained at the transit system office at 500 East Washington Street-Demopolis, AL between 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday thru Friday.
If there are questions or comments or if information is needed in another language or alternative formats, contact:
Bobby J. Armstead, Executive Director
West Alabama Health Services, Inc.
d/b/a West Alabama Public Transportation
500 East Washington Street
Demopolis, Alabama 36732
(334) 289-5789 or (877) 799-5789
boss_trn@bellsouth.net
West Alabama Health Services, Inc. d/b/a West Alabama Public Transportation does not discriminate against any individual on the basis of race, color, gender, language or national origin, etc.

1st and 2nd
FY 18 Budget Hearing
for
Sumter County
Board of Education
to be held on
Sept. 7 at 5:00 p.m.
and
Sept. 12 at 5:00 p.m.
FN Nixon Administrative Building
716 Country Club Road
Livingston, AL
The Public is Invited