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LEGAL NOTICE Pursuant to Section 9-16-70, Alabama Code, 1975, Birmingham Coal & Coke Co., Inc. hereby gives notice that it has filed a bond release application with the Alabama Surface Mining Commission for release of performance bonds for Permit P-3831. The affected area is 91 acres located in: NE 1/4 and the N 1/2 of the SE 1/4 of Section 20; W 1/2 of the NW 1/4 and the NW 1/4 of the SW 1/4 of Section 21; all in T8S, R10W; Franklin County, Alabama. The permittee maintains that as of December 29, 2014 all backfilling, re-grading, and drainage control of the area is complete and in compliance with State law and regulations and the approved reclamation plan. The permittee is therefore requesting a Phase I release of the $309,350 performance bond. Any objections to the release or request for informal conference must be sent in writing to: Alabama Surface Mining Commission P.O. Box 2390 Jasper, AL 35502-2390. Such requests must be received no later than February 28, 2015. AA-Jan. 7, 14, 21, 28 171
LEGAL NOTICE Pursuant to Section 9-16-70, Alabama Code, 1975, Birmingham Coal & Coke Co., Inc. hereby gives notice that it has filed a bond release application with the Alabama Surface Mining Commission for release of performance bonds for Permit P-3831 Increment 6. The affected area is 15 acres located in: NE/NE, SE/NE of Section 29; NW/4, SW/4, SW/SE, NW/SE, NW/NE, SW/NE of Section 28; SW/SE, SE/SW of Section 21; all in T8S, R10W; Franklin County, Alabama. The permittee maintains that as of December 29, 2014 all the requirements involving re-grading, planting and growing times is complete in compliance with State law and regulations and the approved reclamation plan. The permittee is therefore requesting a Phase III release of the $144,900 performance bond. Any objections to the release or request for informal conference must be sent in writing to: Alabama Surface Mining Commission P.O. Box 2390 Jasper, AL 35502-2390 Such requests must be received no later than February 28, 2015. AL-Jan. 7, 14, 21, 28 171
LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE OF SPECIAL ELECTION FOR RENEWAL AND CONTINUATION OF THE LEVY OF THE THREE (3) MILL COUNTYWIDE SCHOOL TAX IN WINSTON COUNTY Notice is hereby given that the Winston County Commission has called and ordered a special election to be held in Winston County on February 17, 2015, at which there will be submitted to the qualified electors of said County, for their determination by ballot, the question of whether the said County shall be authorized to levy annually, for a period of twenty-nine (29) successive years, commencing with the levy for the tax year that will begin on October 1, 2015 (for which tax year taxes will become due and payable on October 1, 2016), for public school purposes, a special property or ad valorem tax at the rate of three (3) mills on each dollar of the assessed valuation of the taxable property in the said County. If the said special tax is authorized at the said election, its levy will not increase the rate of taxation presently levied in the County but will constitute a renewal and continuation of the special tax at the same rate and for the same purpose now being levied in the County. The said election will be held at the regularly established voting places in said County between the legal hours for holding of elections. /s/ Rick Harris Sheriff of Winston County, Alabama WT-Jan. 7, 14, 21, 28 234
LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE OF SPECIAL ELECTION FOR RENEWAL AND CONTINUATION OF THE LEVY OF THE THREE (3) MILL DISTRICT SCHOOL TAX IN SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 2 IN WINSTON COUNTY Notice is hereby given that the Winston County Commission has called and ordered a special election to be held in School District No. 2 on February 17, 2015, at which there will be submitted to the qualified electors of said district, for their determination by ballot, the question of whether a special district tax of thirty cents on each one hundred dollars (equal to three (3) mills on each dollar) of the assessed value of the taxable property located within the said school district shall be levied for public school purposes for a period of twenty-nine (29) consecutive years commencing with the tax year that will begin on October 1, 2015 (for which first tax year the tax will become due and payable on October 1, 2016), which levy shall be in renewal and continuation of the three (3) mill school district tax now being levied in the district. The boundaries of School District No. 2 are coterminous with the boundaries of Winston County less and except the territory lying within the City of Haleyville. The said election will be held at the voting places regularly established for County elections in School District No. 2 between the legal hours for the holding of elections. /s/ Rick Harris Sheriff of Winston County, Alabama WA-Jan. 7, 14, 21, 28 238
LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE OF SPECIAL ELECTION FOR RENEWAL AND CONTINUATION OF THE LEVY OF THE THREE (3) MILL DISTRICT SCHOOL TAX IN SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 1 (HALEYVILLE CITY) IN WINSTON COUNTY Notice is hereby given that the Winston County Commission has called and ordered a special election to be held in School District No. 1 on February 17, 2015, at which there will be submitted to the qualified electors of said district, for their determination by ballot, the question of whether a special district tax of thirty cents on each one hundred dollars (equal to three (3) mills on each dollar) of the assessed value of the taxable property located within the said school district shall be levied for public school purposes for a period of twenty-nine (29) consecutive years commencing with the tax year that will begin on October 1, 2015 (for which first tax year the tax will become due and payable on October 1, 2016), which levy shall be in renewal and continuation of the three (3) mill school district tax now being levied in the district. The boundaries of School District No. 1 are coterminous with the corporate limits of the City of Haleyville in Winston County. The said election will be held at the voting places regularly established for County elections in School District No. 1 between the legal hours for the holding of elections. /s/ Rick Harris Sheriff of Winston County, Alabama WW-Jan. 7, 14, 21, 28 235
LEGAL NOTICE Notice to Contractors State Project No. ST-067-999-005 WINSTON 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 January 30, 2015 and at that time publicly opened for constructing the Culvert Replacement on SR-13 at CR-7 (Dime Road) in Haleyville. Length 0.151 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 One Hundred Fifty (150) Working Days. A Bidding Proposal may be purchased for $5.00. Plans may be purchased for $21.00 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. Cashier’s check or bid bond for 5% of bid (maximum - $10,000.00) 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 $888,172 To $1,085,544 . 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. Section 34-8-8. Code of Alabama 1975 as amended states in part as follows: ‘... it will be necessary for him or her to show evidence of license before his or her bid is considered,’ Further, Section 34-8-8, Code of Alabama 1975 as amended also states in part as follows: ‘All Owners, Architects, and engineers receiving bids pursuant to this chapter shall require the person, firm, or corporation to include his or her current license number on the bid.’ The right to reject any or all bids is reserved. JOHN R. COOPER Transportation Director AD-Jan. 14, 21, 28 423
LEGAL NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF WINSTON COUNTY, ALABAMA Stanley Alexander Watson, Jr., PLAINTIFF, v. Madonna Watson, DEFENDANT.CIVIL ACTION NO: DR-2012-900083.00 ORDER This Court having previously, by Amended Final Order of September 17, 2013, ordered a judicial sale of the former marital home of the parties located at 3301 14th Avenue, Haleyville, Alabama, with such sale being stayed pending appeal to the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals (Case No. 2130028), and the judgment of this Court having been affirmed on appeal, It is hereby ORDERED, ADJUDGED, AND DECREED that: • The marital home located at 3301 14th Avenue, Haleyville, Alabama, which is owned jointly by the Plaintiff and Defendant as referenced in Deed Book Volume 285, Page 242 in the Winston County Probate Records, more particularly described as Begin at the SW corner of Lot 22 Howell Blake Subdivision recorded in Map Book 1, Page 140 Office of Probate, Winston County, Alabama; then run North for 86.0’; then run North for 90.0’ to the NW corner of Lot 23; then run East for 135.9’; then run S 1940’W for 186.9’; then run West along 33rd Street for 73.0’ to the Point of Beginning. Described tract is located in portions of Lots 22 and 23 Howell Blake Subdivision recorded in Map Book 1, Page 149 Office of Probate, Winston County, Alabama, shall be sold by the clerk of court at public auction to be held on the front steps of the Winston County Courthouse at 11:00 a.m. on the 10th day of March, 2015. The Clerk of the Court is hereby ordered to conduct a public sale of the home after properly providing notice of publication of the sale. The cost of publication shall be borne equally by the Plaintiff and Defendant. Distribution of the sale proceeds shall be as per the Amended Final Order of September 13, 2013. The sale of the marital home shall be subject to confirmation by the Court and until such sale is confirmed by the Court it shall not be considered final. • The Court clarifies that the balance of Lots 22 and 23, as reflected on the survey of E.M. Sparkman attached as Exhibit A to Plaintiff’s Trial Exhibit 3-A, which contains the rental house, is not part of the marital home and not subject to sale under this Order. DONE this 15th day of January, 2015. /s/ MARK HAMMITTE CIRCUIT JUDGE, Ex-Officio SW-Jan. 21, 28, Feb. 4, 11 410