Legals
March 15, 2012 Issue

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS FOR CONSTRUCTION OF KINGS MILL COMMERCE PARK GAS SYSTEM IMPROVEMENTS for the THE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY OF JEFFERSON COUNTY, GEORGIA

Sealed proposals will be received by THE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY OF JEFFERSON COUNTY, GEORGIA at P.O. Box 630 or 302 East Broad Street, Louisville, Georgia 30434 until 3:00 P.M. local time, FRIDAY, MARCH 30, 2012 at which time and place they will be publicly opened and read. No submitted bid may be withdrawn after the scheduled closing time for receipt of bids for a period of ninety (90) days.

All Bidders must have a State of Georgia Utility Contractors License and must employ a state “Utility Manager” certificate holder who will have oversight of all the work. All of the Contractor’s employees or subcontractors that perform any work under this contract must possess, prior to performing any work, the proper Operator Qualifications (OQ) from SCRS for performing any and all tasks required OQ. Upon request contractor shall supply documentation to show that his employees are qualified as required in CFR Title 49 Part 192 “Transportation of Natural and Other Gas by Pipeline: Minimum Federal Safety Standards,” Subpart N.

Work to be done: The work to be done consists of furnishing all materials equipment and labor for the construction of

Division One: Gas Line

Approximately 28,920 L.F. of 8-inch ERW steel pipe, 30 L.F. of 4-inch ERW steel pipe, seven (&) 8-inch line valves, two pressure regulating stations, one meter set, and all appurtenances. Time allotted for this work is 180 consecutive calendar days.

Division Two: Water Line

Approximately 3,166 L.F. of 8-inch water line to include valves, fire hydrants, 3/4 inch service line and meters, and all appurtenances. Time allotted for this work is 60 consecutive calendar days.

Proposals shall be accompanied by a Bid Bond drawn in favor of THE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY OF JEFFERSON COUNTY, GEORGIA, in the amount of at least ten percent (10%) of the lump sum bid for the complete work; such Bid Bond representing the Bidder, if awarded the contract, will promptly enter into a contract and furnish Performance Bond and Payment Bond as provided by law and approved by the Attorney for THE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY OF JEFFERSON COUNTY, GEORGIA. Each bond shall be equal to one hundred percent (100%) of the contract amount. The Bid Bond shall be forfeited to THE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY OF JEFFERSON COUNTY, GEORGIA as liquidated damages if the Bidder fails to execute the contract and provide Performance and Payment Bonds within ten (10) days after being notified that he has been awarded the contract.

Drawings and Specifications are open to public inspection at the office of THE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY OF JEFFERSON COUNTY, GEORGIA; the office of G. Ben Turnipseed Engineers, Inc. in Augusta and Atlanta, Georgia, the F.W. Dodge Plan Room in Augusta, Georgia; and the AGC Builders Exchange in Smyrna, Georgia.

Copies of the plans and specifications may be obtained from G. Ben Turnipseed Engineers, Inc., 4210 Columbia Road, Building 3, Augusta, Georgia 30907, 706-863-8800 Fax 706-860-0913 upon receipt of the following amounts:

Specifications.........$150.00

Plans.......................$250.00

Reduced Drawings Available (Extra Set)......$250.00

Upon receipt of all documents in undamaged condition within thirty (30) days after the date of opening of bids, one-half the deposit will be refunded.

The difference between the deposit and the amount refunded represents the cost of reproduction. No refund will be made for documents received after thirty (30) days or in damaged condition.

The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive informalities.

THE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY OF
JEFFERSON COUNTY, GEORGIA
Thomas C. Jordan
Executive Director
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Advertisement for Bid for Construction of Downtown Streetscape Project for City of Louisville, Georgia Sealed bids will be received by the City of Louisville at the Louisville City Hall located at 1011 Peachtree Street, Louisville, Georgia 30434, until 2:00 on Monday, April 16, 2012 for the construction of Louisville Streetscape Project Phase 2 in the City of Louisville, Jefferson County, Georgia. GA. D.O.T. Federal Aid Project CSTEE 0009-00(098), P.I. Number 0009098. Bids received after the designated time will not be accepted. All bids must be originals; no bond copies, facsimile copies, or electronic copies will be accepted. No bidder may withdraw her/his bid within sixty-days (60) after the actual date of the opening thereof. The owner reserves the right to waive any informalities and any technicalities, and to reject any or all bids. The project generally includes furnishing all labor, materials and equipment for the construction and related improvements for the Louisville Streetscape. The project is located along the median and sidewalk along the southwest side of Broad Street between Walnut Street and Green Street . This project will consist of, but is not limited to, erosion control, demolition of the existing pavement, maintenance of traffic, grading, excavation, subgrade preparation, and construction and installation of sidewalks, brick paving, ramps, curbing, walls, tree wells, plantings, signage and striping. Coordination with utilities will be required. The successful bidder shall commence work with adequate force and equipment on a date to be specified in a written order of the City of Louisville, and shall complete the work within 180 consecutive calendar days from and including said date. Technical questions should be directed to: Ryan Healan, of HDR, 1100 Peachtree Street, NE; Suite 400, Atlanta, GA 30309, phone: (404) 815-1212, fax: (404) 815-3107, email: rhealan@hdrinc.com. Bidding Documents may be obtained via the following procedure: Project plans and specifications for the Louisville Streetscape Phase II are (will be) available in the PlanWell public planroom hosted by ARC | Imaging Technologies at www.itrepro.com. PlanWell is an on line document management program which will ensure accuracy of the deliverables and completeness of planholder lists for this Project. You may also view the bid documents while visiting the 'virtual' planroom prior to ordering directly from ARC | Imaging Technologies. To access the public planroom at ARC | Imaging Technologies: " Go to www.itrepro.com; " Click "Enter Planwell Planroom"; " Click the "Click for all other locations" link; " Click Go> at PUBLIC PLANROOM; " Select the Project - 'Louisville Streetscape Phase II, OR " Go directly to: https://order.e-arc.com/arcEOC/PWELL_PublicList.asp then select the Project. If you have difficulty or questions, you may also send a request to Atlanta.customerservice@e-arc.com or call 404-873-5911 and ask for customer service. Please note, the Owner's requirements are to order Bidding Documents through the public planroom of ARC | Imaging Technologies. ARC | Imaging Technologies Atlanta office is located at: 640 10th Street; Atlanta, GA 30318 As noted, all documents related to the bid process can be delivered, shipped or picked up at any ARC | Imaging Technologies location throughout the Southeast. These locations are listed at the following internet address: http://www.itrepro.com/locations. ONLY FULL & COMPLETE SETS OF BIDDING DOCUMENTS WILL BE ISSUED. NO PARTIAL SETS OF BID DOCUMENTS WILL BE ISSUED. COSTS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE. No exceptions will be made to this requirement. No bid proposal will be considered unless accompanied by a certified check or acceptable Bid Bond in an amount not less than five percent (5%) of the bid and made payable to the City of Louisville. Successful Bidder shall be required to furnish a Contract Performance Bond equal to 100% of the contract price and a Payment Bond equal to 110% of the contract price, with the terms and surety to be approved by the City of Louisville; and furnish satisfactory proof of carriage of the insurance required. The Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) goal for this project is 5%. All DBE firms must be certified with the Georgia D.O.T. Equal Employment Opportunity Office. Bidders submitting bids over $2,000,000 shall be prequalified with the GDOT. Bidders submitting bids $2,000,000 or less shall be prequalified or registered subcontractors with the GDOT. The City of Louisville in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and 78 Stat. 252, 42 USC 2000d-42 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 ensure 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, sex, or national origin in consideration for an award. The Georgia Department of Transportation Standard Specifications, 2001 Edition, Supplemental Specifications Book, 2008 edition, and applicable Supplemental Specifications and Special Provisions apply to this project. 15503493 823w 3/15/2c


DEBTORS AND CREDITORS NOTICE STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF JEFFERSON All persons having claims against HULDA E. GOOSSEN and her estate, are required to present the same to the undersigned, properly itemized and proven, within the time required by Law. And all persons indebted to said deceased, or her estate, are requested to make immediate payment to the undersigned. This 16th day of February, 2012. RANDAL D. GOOSSEN, Executor Attorney: John R. Murphy III Address: Post Office Box 31 Louisville, Georgia 30434 (478) 625-7281 Estate of: HULDA E. GOOSSEN 15486133 89w 2/23/4c


DEBTORS AND CREDITORS NOTICE STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF JEFFERSON All persons having claims against EMILY P. WATSON and her estate, are required to present the same to the undersigned, properly itemized and proven, within the time required by Law. And all persons indebted to said deceased, or her estate, are requested to make immediate payment to the undersigned. This 14th day of February, 2012. JOHN T. WATSON, III, Executor Attorney: John R. Murphy III Address: Post Office Box 31 Louisville, Georgia 30434 (478) 625-7281 Estate of: EMILY P. WATSON 15486131 90w 2/23/4c


DEBTORS & CREDITORS NOTICE All creditors of the Estate of Thomas Pope Kent, deceased, late of Glascock County, Georgia, are hereby required to render in their claims or demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said Estate are required to make immediate payment to the undersigned. This the 20th day of Feb., 2012. William Charles Kent & Nancy M. Kent P.O. Box 35 Gibson, GA 30810 15483665 71w 3/1/4p


IN THE PROBATE COURT OF JEFFERSON COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA IN RE: ESTATE OF WARREN D. HARKLEY NOTICE Walter Harkley has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the Estate of Warren D. Harkley, deceased, of said County. The petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond and/or grant of certain powers contained in OCGA § 53-12-261. All interested parties are hereby notified to show cause why said petition should not be granted. All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and must be filed with the court on or before March 20, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. All pleadings/objections must be signed before a notary public or before a probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your pleadings/objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel at the following address/telephone number for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the petition may be granted without a hearing. This 14th day of February, 2012. s/ ASHOLYN POWELL LAMPP JUDGE, JEFFERSON COUNTY PROBATE COURT John R. Murphy III Attorney for Estate Post Office Box 31 Louisville, Georgia 30434 (478) 625-7281 15486136 212w 2/23/4c


NOTICE GEORGIA JEFFERSON COUNTY PROBATE COURT TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: JAMES THOMAS DIXON has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of WILLIE ALBERT DIXON, deceased, of said County. (The petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond and/or grant of certain powers contained in OCGA §53-12-261.) All interested parties are hereby notified to show cause why said petition should not be granted. All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and must be filed with the court on or before 10:00 a.m. March 19, 2012. All pleadings/objections must be signed before a notary public or before a Probate Court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your pleadings/objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact Probate Court personnel at the following address/telephone number for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the petition may be granted without a hearing. Asholyn Powell Lampp PROBATE JUDGE OF JEFFERSON COUNTY 202 East Broad Street Louisville, GA 30434 (478)625-3258 15486119 188w 2/23/4p


NOTICE GEORGIA JEFFERSON COUNTY PROBATE COURT TO: Any heir whose current address is unknown William Lewis Collett has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the Estate of Lillie Pauline Dishroon, deceased of said County. The Petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond and/or grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A. §53-12-261. All interested parties are hereby notified to show cause why said petition should not be granted. All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and must be filed with the Court on or before 10am April 16, 2012. All pleadings/objections must be signed before a notary public or before a Probate Court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your pleadings/objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact Probate Court personnel at the following address/telephone number for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the petition may be granted without a hearing. WITNESS, the Honorable Asholyn P. Lampp, Judge By:Ann Snider McGraw Clerk, Probate Court of Jefferson County Post Office 505 Louisville, Georgia 30434 (478)625-3258 15503393 198w 3/15/4p


NOTICE Notice is hereby given that Robert William Henley, IV of 879 Beech Street, Louisville, GA 30434, has applied for the following license(s) to sell beer and/or wine in the unincorporated area of Jefferson County, Georgia to wit: Class A Beer and Wine at an establishment located at 6608 Moxley Bartow Road, Bartow, GA 30413 and known (or to be known) as Vegas. Objections thereto must be in writing, must be filed with the undersigned by April 2, 2012, and must be in the form set forth in Section 7 of the Ordinance Regulating Licensing of Beer and Wine, copy of which may be obtained from the undersigned. This 9th day of March, 2012. Bonnie V. Wells, Clerk Jefferson County Commissioners 15503422 121w 3/15/3c


NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF JEFFERSON WHEREAS, heretofore on February 1, 2006, WALTER HUDSON did deliver to THE NEW MORTGAGE CORPORATION, a Deed to Secure Debt conveying the land described in Schedule "A" below; And, WHEREAS, said Deed to Secure Debt was executed to secure a Note of even date therewith between WALTER HUDSON to SUSAN S. STEVENS in the original amount of $23,296.00, including any renewals thereof which was or would be evidenced by a Note or Notes, which is shown by said Deed to Secure Debt recorded in the Office of Clerk, Jefferson County Superior Court, in Deed Book 424, Page 182-183, Jefferson County Clerk, Superior Court and then assigned to The New Mortgage Corporation and recorded in Deed Book 451, Page 326, of the Jefferson County Clerk, Superior Court; And, WHEREAS, said Note was due and payable in monthly installments which are past due and THE NEW MORTGAGE CORPORATION, has elected to accelerate payment of said Note; And, WHEREAS, notice has been given as required by O.C.G.A. 44-14-162 through 44-14-163.4 (MICHIE 1982). NOW THEREFORE, according to the original terms of said Deed to Secure Debt and the laws in such cases made and provided, the undersigned will expose for sale to the highest and best bidder for cash, the property described in said Deed to Secure Debt from WALTER HUDSON to THE NEW MORTGAGE CORPORATION, after proper advertisement, on the first Tuesday in April, 2012, to-wit: April 3, 2012, between the legal hours of sale before the courthouse door in Louisville, Jefferson County, Georgia. Said sale will be subject to any outstanding prior Deeds to Secure Debt, Ad Valorem taxes, and the purchaser will be responsible for any Georgia Real Estate Transfer Tax. Proceeds from said sale will be used first, to pay the cost and expense of said sale; second, to pay the balance on the indebtedness mentioned above due by WALTER HUDSON, and third, to pay the surplus, if any, to the person or persons legally entitled thereto. This 15th day of February, 2012. By William H. McWhorter, Jr. Attorney for THE NEW MORTGAGE CORPORATION SHEPHERD, GARY & McWHORTER, LLC Attorneys at Law P.O. Drawer 99 Swainsboro, Georgia 30401 (478) 237-7551 Exhibit "A" All that tract or parcel of land together with improvements, lying and being in the City of Louisville, GA, 82nd G.M. District of Jefferson County, Georgia, containing 0.33 acre, more or less, and being as appears on plat of survey by Billy Flanders, Surveyor, dated April 17, 1997 and recorded in Deed Book 398, Page 148, Jefferson County Records. Reference is made to said recorded plat for a fuller and more particular description. Being the same property conveyed to Susan Stevens by Warranty Deed from Stevens Associated Ventures, Inc. as shown in Deed Book 402, Page 103, Jefferson County Clerk's Records. Also conveyed is one 76' x 16' 1997 General Mobile Home bearing VID#14864. 15495571 485w 3/8/4p


NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA JEFFERSON COUNTY THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Joe M. Nelson and Bobbie Ann Nelson to GULF STATES MORTGAGE CO., INC ., dated January 29, 1981, recorded in Deed Book 133, Page 434, Jefferson County, Georgia records, as last transferred to BANK OF AMERICA, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION AS SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO LASALLE BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS OF THE MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES 1996-R1 by assignment recorded or to be recorded, Jefferson County, Georgia records conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of TWENTY FIVE THOUSAND ONE HUNDRED AND NO/100 DOLLARS ($25,100.00); with interest thereon as set forth therein, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Jefferson County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in April, 2012 the following described property: ALL THAT CERTAIN LOT OR PARCEL OF LAND, TOGETHER WITH ALL IMPROVEMENTS THEREON, SITUATE, LYING AND BEING IN THE 1460TH D.G.M., JEFFERSON COUNTY, GEORGIA, WHICH SAID LOT OR PARCEL OF LAND CONTAINS 0.85 ACRE, AND IS KNOWN, DISTINGUISHED AND IDENTIFIED AS LOT NO. 8, KIRBY ACRES, AND IS MORE FULLY DESCRIBED WITH REFERENCE TO A CERTAIN PLAT OF SURVEY THEREOF, PREPARED BY JOHN A. MCGILL, REGISTERED SURVEYOR, UNDER DATE OF AUGUST 23, 1975, A COPY OF WHICH IS OF RECORD IN THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK, SUPERIOR COURT, JEFFERSON COUNTY, GEORGIA, IN DEED BOOK 108, PAGE 35, AS FOLLOWS: BEGINNING AT AN IRON PIN LOCATED ON THE NORTHWESTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF KIRBY DRIVE, WHICH SAID PIN LIES 428 FEET SOUTHWESTERLY FROM THE SOUTHWESTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF STATE ROUTE #296, AND FROM SUCH POINT OF BEGINNING PROCEEDING THENCE SOUTH 77°41' WEST ALONG THE SAID NORTHWESTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF KIRBY DRIVE FOR A DISTANCE OF 151 FEET TO AN IRON PIN; THENCE PROCEEDING 12°19' WEST FOR A DISTANCE OF 265.63 FEET TO AN IRON PIN; PROCEEDING THENCE SOUTH 87°30' EAST FOR A DISTANCE OF 156.04 FEET TO AN IRON PIN; AND THENCE PROCEEDING SOUTH 12° 19' EAST FOR A DISTANCE OF 225.79 FEET TO AN IRON PIN ON THE NORTHWESTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF THE SAID KIRBY DRIVE, THE POINT OF BEGINNING, ALL AS WILL MORE FULLY APPEAR WITH REFERENCE TO SAID PLAT OF SURVEY WHICH, BY THIS REFERENCE IS INCORPORATED HEREIN AND MADE A PART HEREOF. The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Note and Security Deed. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in Security Deed and by law, including attorney's fees (notice of intent to collect attorney's fees having been given). Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above. The entity that has full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the mortgage with the debtor is: Ocwen Loan Servicing LLC, Attention: Home Retention Department, 1661 Worthington Road, Suite 100, West Palm Beach, FL 33409, 877-596-8580. Please understand that the secured creditor is not required by law to negotiate, amend, or modify the terms of the mortgage instrument. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the parties in possession of the property are Joe M. Nelson and Bobbie Ann Nelson and Estate of Bobbie Ann Nelson or a tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as 8 Kirby Drive, Stapleton, GA 30823. 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 security deed. BANK OF AMERICA, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION AS SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO LASALLE BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS OF THE MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES 1996-R1 As Attorney in Fact for Joe M. Nelson and Bobbie Ann Nelson Weissman, Nowack, Curry & Wilco, PC Attn: Ocwen Team One Alliance Center 3500 Lenox Road Atlanta, GA 30326 Our File# 010144 15493627 784w 3/8/4p


NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER Because of a default in the payment of the indebtedness secured by a Security Deed executed by Bessie Mae Thomas to Regions Mortgage, Inc. Alabama, aka Regions Mortgage, Inc. dated December 29, 2000, and recorded in Deed Book 283, Page 327, Jefferson County Records, securing a Note in the original principal amount of $33,250.00, the holder thereof pursuant to said Deed and Note thereby secured has declared the entire amount of said indebtedness due and payable and, pursuant to the power of sale contained in said Deed, will on the first Tuesday, April 3, 2012, during the legal hours of sale, before the Courthouse door in said County, sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, the property described in said Deed, to-wit: All that tact or parcel of land, together with dwelling house and all other improvements located thereon, lying and being in the 83rd GMD, Jefferson County, Georgia, containing .50 acre, more or less, and being shown as Lot No. 1 on plat of survey by E. C. Salter, Surveyor, dated December 20, 1967, and recorded in Deed Book 76, Page 289, Jefferson County Records. Said triangular-shaped property fronts to the West on U.S. Highway No. 1, and is bounded now or formerly, as follows: On the Northeast by property of W. B. Miller, and property of Mrs. R. W. Crane; on the South by Soloman Temple Road, which separates this property from property of Iris M. Polan and James N. Polan; and on the West by U. S. Highway No. 1. Reference is made to said recorded plat for a fuller and more particular description. Said property is known as 1023 Solomon Temple Road, Louisville, GA 30434, together with all fixtures and personal property attached to and constituting a part of said property, if any. Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, whether or not now due and payable), the right of redemption of any taxing authority, any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above. 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 security deed. Notice has been given of intention to collect attorney's fees in accordance with the terms of the Note secured by said Deed. The property, to the best information, knowledge and belief of the undersigned, being presently in the possession of Bessie Mae Thomas or a tenant or tenants. The proceeds of said sale will be applied to the payment of said indebtedness and all the expenses of said sale, including attorney's fees, all as provided in said Deed, and the balance, if any, will be distributed as provided by law. Regions Bank DBA Regions Mortgage successor by merger with Regions Mortgage, Inc. as Attorney-in-Fact for Bessie Mae Thomas File no. 09-019318 SHAPIRO & SWERTFEGER, LLP* Attorneys and Counselors at Law 2872 Woodcock Blvd., Duke Building, Suite 100 Atlanta, GA 30341-3941 (770)220-2535/ASR www.swertfeger.net *THE LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. [FC-NOS] 15493460 563w 3/8/4c


NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA JEFFERSON COUNTY Because of default in the payment of the indebtedness, secured by a Security Deed executed by Jason David Smith to HomeBanc Mortgage Corporation dated May 31, 2007 in the amount of $68,400.00, and recorded in Deed Book 422, Page 521, Jefferson County, Georgia Records; as last transferred to American Home Mortgage Servicing, Inc. by assignment; the undersigned, American Home Mortgage Servicing, Inc. pursuant to said deed and the note thereby secured, has declared the entire amount of said indebtedness due and payable and pursuant to the power of sale contained in said deed, will on the first Tuesday in April, 2012 , during the legal hours of sale, at the Courthouse door in Jefferson County, sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, the property described in said deed to-wit: All of that lot or parcel of land, together with the dwelling house and all other improvements located thereon, situate, lying and being in the City of Stapleton, 1460th GMD, Jefferson County, Georgia, containing .94 acre, more or less, and being as appears on a plat of survey made by Troy S. Smith, Surveyor, dated March 23, 2007, and being recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Jefferson County, Georgia in Deed Book 422, at Page 518, reference being made thereto for a particular description. Said property fronts to the North on Able Street, and it is bounded on the Northeast by property of J.D Pennington and Evelyn C. Pennington, on the South by property of Mrs. Ray Williford, and on the Southwest by property of State Route 296. Said property is conveyed subject to any and all easements and restrictions of records. which has the property address of 511 Harvey Street, Stapleton, Georgia., together with all fixtures and other personal property conveyed by said deed. The sale will be held subject to any unpaid taxes, assessments, rights-of-way, easements, protective covenants or restrictions, liens, and other superior matters of record which may affect said property. 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 security deed. Notice has been given of intention to collect attorneys' fees in accordance with the terms of the note secured by said deed. Said property will be sold as the property of Jason David Smith and the proceeds of said sale will be applied to the payment of said indebtedness, the expense of said sale, all as provided in said deed, and the undersigned will execute a deed to the purchaser as provided in the aforementioned Security Deed. American Home Mortgage Servicing, Inc. Attorney in Fact for Jason David Smith McCurdy & Candler,L.L.C. (404) 373-1612 www.mccurdycandler.com News and Farmer/ Jefferson Reporter Publication Dates:03-08-2012, 03-15-2012, 03-22-2012, 03-29-2012 File No. 11-02013 /FHLMC/kgrant THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR AND IS ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. 15493433 513w 3/8/4c


NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF JEFFERSON Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in Deed to Secure Debt given by Chirp Enterprises, Inc. to First State Bank, dated December 24, 2008, as recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Jefferson County, Georgia, in Deed Book 451, at Pages 31-39, in the original principal amount of $61,867.74, which conveys the after-described property to secure a Promissory Note dated December 24, 2008, in the original principal amount of $61,867.74, with interest at the rate specified therein there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door of Jefferson County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in April 2012, to wit: April 3, 2012, the following described property: All those lots or parcel of land, situate, lying and being in the 81st District G.M. of Jefferson County, Georgia, identified as Lot No. 5-C and 6-C on a plat of survey by Johnny E. Miller, R.L.S., dated June 25, 1987 and revised September 3, 1987, and recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Jefferson County, Georgia in Deed Book 164, page 265, reference to which plat and its place of record is made herein in aid of this description. The debt secured by said Deed to Secure Debt has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Note and Deed to Secure Debt. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in the Deed to Secure Debt and by law, including attorney's fees (notice of intent to collect attorney's fees having been given). To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party (or parties) in possession of the subject property known as 1015 Will Avery Road, Wrens, Georgia 30833 is: Chirp Enterprises, Inc. or H. Warren Johnson or tenant or tenants. Said property will be sold subject to (a) any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), (b) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, and (c) all matters of record superior to the Deeds to Secure Debt first set out above, including, but not limited to, assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, easements, restrictions, covenants, etc. First State Bank As Attorney in Fact for Chirp Enterprises, Inc. Dalton D. Dowdy Attorney for First State Bank Post Office Box 367 Wrens, Georgia 30833 (706) 547-4090 * This law firm is acting as a debt collector attempting to collect a debt. Any information obtained will be used for that purpose. 15496496 483w 3/8/4p


NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF JEFFERSON Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in Deed to Secure Debt given by Chirp Enterprises, Inc. to First State Bank, dated December 24, 2008, as recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Jefferson County, Georgia, in Deed Book 451, at Pages 59-66, in the original principal amount of $134,019.00, which conveys the after-described property to secure a Promissory Note dated December 24, 2008, in the original principal amount of $134,019.00, with interest at the rate specified therein there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door of Jefferson County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in April 2012, to wit: April 3, 2012, the following described property: All that tract or parcel of land, with improvements thereon, situate, lying, and being in the 81st GMD of Jefferson County, Georgia, containing twenty (20) acres more or less, and more particularly described and delineated on a plat of survey by Ernest E. Clements, R.L.S., dated June 27, 1986, recorded in Deed Book 210, at page 48 in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Jefferson County, Georgia, reference to which plat and its place of record is made herein in aid of this description. Said tract of land is bounded, now or formerly, on the North by the right-of-way of US Hwy 1; on the East by property of Joe Jenkins; on the South by property of W.E. Dye; and on the West by property of James Phillips. This is the same property that Arthur W. Johnson conveyed to James R. Meadows and Joe M. Nunnally by Warranty Deed dated October 26, 1987, and which is recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Jefferson County, Georgia, in Deed Book 164, at page 649. This is the same property that Joe M. Nunnally conveyed his one-half interest to James R. Meadows by Warranty Deed dated September 7, 1988, and which is recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Jefferson County, Georgia, in Deed Book 168, at page 713. LESS AND EXCEPT: All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot N/A of the N/A Land District and/or 81 Georgia Militia District of Jefferson County, Georgia, and being more particularly described as follows: Beginning at a point 65.7289 feet Right of and opposite State 96=81.2661 on the construction centerline of S.R. 4/U.S. 1 on Georgia Highway Project No. FLF-540(21) From the point of beginning. Thence N 56°37'44" E for 225.0693 feet to a point on the boundary. Thence S 13°40'13" E for 23.4821 feet to a point on the boundary. Thence s 56°37'47" w FOR 225.0681 feet to a point on the boundary. Thence N 13°40'12" W for 23.4785 feet to the Point of Beginning. Containing 0.114 acre more or less and recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Jefferson County, Georgia, in Deed Book 256, at pages 114-119. The debt secured by said Deed to Secure Debt has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Note and Deed to Secure Debt. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in the Deed to Secure Debt and by law, including attorney's fees (notice of intent to collect attorney's fees having been given). To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party (or parties) in possession of the subject property known as 18174 Highway 1 N, Wrens, Georgia 30833 is: Chirp Enterprises, Inc. or H. Warren Johnson or tenant or tenants. Said property will be sold subject to (a) any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), (b) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, and (c) all matters of record superior to the Deeds to Secure Debt first set out above, including, but not limited to, assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, easements, restrictions, covenants, etc. First State Bank As Attorney in Fact for Chirp Enterprises, Inc. Dalton D. Dowdy Attorney for First State Bank Post Office Box 367 Wrens, Georgia 30833 (706) 547-4090 * This law firm is acting as a debt collector attempting to collect a debt. Any information obtained will be used for that purpose. 15496486 775w 3/8/4p


NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF JEFFERSON Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in Deed to Secure Debt given by Chirp Enterprises, Inc. to First State Bank, dated December 24, 2008, as recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Jefferson County, Georgia, in Deed Book 451, at Pages 45-53, in the original principal amount of $56,244.29, which conveys the after-described property to secure a Promissory Note dated December 24, 2008, in the original principal amount of $56,244.29, with interest at the rate specified therein there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door of Jefferson County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in April 2012, to wit: April 3, 2012, the following described property: All that lot or parcel of land situate, lying and being in the 77th G.M.D. of Jefferson County, Georgia, containing 5.31 acres, more or less, and being further identified as Parcel "D", as delineated on a plat of survey dated March 23, 1998, prepared for In Whan Yun by Johnny E. Miller, R.L.S. #2302 , said plat being recorded contemporaneously with this deed in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Jefferson County, Georgia, in the Deed Book 244, at page 538, reference being drawn to said plat for a more complete description as to courses, metes, distances and bounds. LESS AND EXCEPT: All that lot or parcel of land situate, lying and being in the 77th G.M. District of Jefferson County, Georgia, containing 0.028 acre, more or less, and being further identified on a plat of survey drawn on June 12, 2008 by Ernest E. Clements, R.L.S. #2084 for Jean Lewis and said plat being recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Jefferson County, Georgia in Deed Book 445 at page 33, and bounded now or formerly by lands on the Northwest by Chirp Road, on the Northeast by lands, nor or formerly, Carolyn Diane Smith; on the Southeast, now or formerly, by lands of Carolyn Diane Smith; and on the Southwest; now or formerly, by land of Chirp Enterprises, Inc. Reference being drawn to said plat for a more complete and accurate description as to courses, metes, distances and bounds. The debt secured by said Deed to Secure Debt has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Note and Deed to Secure Debt. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in the Deed to Secure Debt and by law, including attorney's fees (notice of intent to collect attorney's fees having been given). To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party (or parties) in possession of the subject property known as 1057 Chirp Road, Wrens, Georgia 30833 is: Chirp Enterprises, Inc. or H. Warren Johnson or tenant or tenants. Said property will be sold subject to (a) any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), (b) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, and (c) all matters of record superior to the Deeds to Secure Debt first set out above, including, but not limited to, assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, easements, restrictions, covenants, etc. First State Bank As Attorney in Fact for Chirp Enterprises, Inc. Dalton D. Dowdy Attorney for First State Bank Post Office Box 367 Wrens, Georgia 30833 (706) 547-4090 * This law firm is acting as a debt collector attempting to collect a debt. Any information obtained will be used for that purpose. 15496473 646w 3/8/4p


NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS State of Georgia County of Jefferson All creditors of the Estate of Freddie Lee Jordan, deceased, are hereby notified to render their demands to the undersigned according to law, or lose priority as to your claim, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to the undersigned. This 22nd day of February, 2012. Donna J. King, Executrix of the Estate of Freddie Lee Jordan Tyler C. Mahaffey Mahaffey & Dube Attorneys, PC Attorney for Estate Post Office Box 367 Wrens, Georgia 30833 (706) 547-4090 15484233 94w 3/1/4p


NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS State of Georgia County of Jefferson All creditors of the Estate of Alda S. Farmer, deceased, are hereby notified to render their demands to the undersigned according to law, or lose priority as to your claim, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to the undersigned. This 22nd day of February, 2012. Patricia A. Blake, Administratrix of the Estate of Alda S. Farmer Tyler C. Mahaffey Mahaffey & Dube Attorneys, PC Attorney for Estate Post Office Box 367 Wrens, Georgia 30833 (706) 547-4090 15484227 94w 3/1/4p


STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF JEFFERSON NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER Because of a default in the payment of the indebtedness secured by a Security Deed executed by Walter F. Ballard and Betty J. Ballard to Mortgage Funding Network, Inc. dated June 26, 1995, and recorded in Deed Book 218, Page 180, Jefferson County Records, said Security Deed having been last sold, assigned, transferred and conveyed to US Bank National Association, as Trustee of the Security National Mortgage Loan Trust 2004-2, by Assignment , securing a Note in the original principal amount of $45,500.00, the holder thereof pursuant to said Deed and Note thereby secured has declared the entire amount of said indebtedness due and payable and, pursuant to the power of sale contained in said Deed, will on the first Tuesday, April 3, 2012, during the legal hours of sale, before the Courthouse door in said County, sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, the property described in said Deed, to-wit: ALL that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the 81st District G.M. of Jefferson County, Georgia, containing two (2) acres, more or less, and designated as Parcel 4 on a plat of survey by Edward G. Andrews, R.L.S., dated April 2, 1977, a copy of which plat is recorded in Deed Book 125, page 9, Office of Clerk of Superior Court, Jefferson County, Georgia, reference to said plat and its place of record being made hereto in aid of this description. This lot of land is bounded on the West by property of G. E. Poole; on the East by property of G.E. Poole; on the South by property of G.E. Poole and on the West by property of Continental Can Company. ALSO: ALL that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the 81st District G.M. of Jefferson County, Georgia, containing .047 acre, more or less, and more particularly described and delineated as Parcel "B" on a plat of survey by Ernest E. Clements, R.L.S., dated May 4, 1982, a copy of which plat is recorded in Deed Book 141, page 139, Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court, Jefferson County, Georgia, reference being made thereto in aid of this description. Said strip of land is bounded on the North by property of James E. and Patricia J. Shope; on the East by Continental Can Company; on the South by property conveyed to Walter F. and Betty Ballard; and on the West by property conveyed to Walter F. and Betty J. Ballard. ALSO: ALL that strip or parcel of land lying and being in the 81st District G.M. of Jefferson County, Georgia, containing .168 acre, more or less, and identified as Parcel "A" on a plat of survey by Ernest E. Clements, R.L.S., dated May 4, 1982, a copy of which plat is recorded in Deed Book 141, page 139, reference being made thereto in aid of this description. Said lot of land is bounded on the North by Property of G.E. Poole and property formerly belonging to James . and Patricia Shope; on the East by property of Continental Can Company; on the South by property formerly belonging to Roy W. Wascott and Doris Wascott; and on the West by property of G.E. Poole. Said property is known as 2110-A Cedar Road, Matthews, GA 30818, together with all fixtures and personal property attached to and constituting a part of said property, if any. Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, whether or not now due and payable), the right of redemption of any taxing authority, any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above. 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 security deed. Notice has been given of intention to collect attorney's fees in accordance with the terms of the Note secured by said Deed. The property, to the best information, knowledge and belief of the undersigned, being presently in the possession of Walter F. Ballard and Betty J. Ballard or a tenant or tenants. The proceeds of said sale will be applied to the payment of said indebtedness and all the expenses of said sale, including attorney's fees, all as provided in said Deed, and the balance, if any, will be distributed as provided by law. US Bank National Association, as Trustee of the Security National Mortgage Loan Trust 2004-2 as Attorney-in-Fact for Walter F. Ballard and Betty J. Ballard File no. 02-0751 SHAPIRO & SWERTFEGER, LLP* Attorneys and Counselors at Law 2872 Woodcock Blvd., Duke Building, Suite 100 Atlanta, GA 30341-3941 (770)220-2535/AR www.swertfeger.net *THE LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. [FC-NOS] 15493478 845w 3/8/4c

 


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