Legals
November 27, 2014 Issue

NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE GEORGIA GLASCOCK COUNTY
Default having been made in the payment of a loan secured by deed to secure debt executed by Carol Hewett and Benjamin Hewett to Prior Veazey Cason dated July 20, 2006, recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Glascock County, Georgia, in Deed Book 112, page 187, and the undersigned having declared the full amount of the loan with interest and advances made by the undersigned due and payable on account of such default, the undersigned will, acting under the power of sale contained in said deed, on the first Tuesday in December, 2014, to-wit: December 2, 2014, between the legal hours of sale before the courthouse door of said county sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash the following property, to-wit:

All that certain tract or parcel of situate, lying and being 1169th District, G.M. of Glascock County, Georgia containing 5.24 acres more or less, and being more fully described as Lot 3 on a plat thereof by T. Larry Rachels, R.L.S. dated April 30, 2003, of record in Plat Book 1, Page 84, Glascock County records, which plat is by specific reference made a part of this description.

THIS CONVEYANCE IS EXPRESSLY SUBJECT TO EXISTING EASEMENTS AND RIGHTS-OF-WAY.

Also conveyed herewith and permanently affixed to said lot is one (1) 2001 Chandeleur Mobile Home VIN #CH2AL08868A&B.

The proceeds of said sale will be applied as provided in said security deed, and the undersigned will execute a deed to the purchaser at said sale as authorized by said security deed.

Notice has been given of intention to enforce provisions for collection of attorney's fees and foreclosure costs in accordance with legal requirements and the term of the above-described note and deed to secure debt.

The property will be sold subject to:

(a) any and all unpaid taxes including those accruing for the current year;

(b) any and all restrictions and easements and other matters of record affecting said property;

(c) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property;

(d) confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.

To the undersigned's best knowledge and information, the property address is 7820 Hwy 102 West, Mitchell, GA 30820, and the party in possession is Carol Hewett and Benjamin Hewett.

This 3rd day of November, 2014.

Carol Hewett and Benjamin Hewett, by and through their Agent and Attorney-in-Fact,
Prior Veazey Cason
BY
J. Franklin Hitchcock
His Attorney

This firm is attempting to collect the debt described above, and any information obtained will be used solely for that purpose.

HITCHCOCK & HITCHCOCK, P.C.
P. O. Box 190
12557 Broad Street
Sparta, GA 31087
(706) 444-5747
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NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA JEFFERSON COUNTY By virtue of the power of sale contained in a Security Deed from Gerald Crawford and Natasha Ricard to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems Inc., as nominee for Accredited Home Lenders, Inc. A California Corporation, its successors and assigns dated July 17, 2006 recorded in Deed Book 407, Page 10-28 , Jefferson County Records, and last assigned to JPMC Specialty Mortgage LLC f/k/a WM Specialty Mortgage LLC, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of TWO HUNDRED TWENTY-FOUR THOUSAND AND 00/100 ($224,000.00), 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, during the legal hours of sale on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 the following described property, to wit: All that tract or parcel of land situate, lying and being in the 1460th G.M.D. of Jefferson County, Georgia, in the City of Stapleton, being known and designated as Lots 2, 3, and 4, containing 9.11 acres, more or less, according to a plat of survey by William L. Johnson, RLS, dated December 8, 1000 and recorded in Deed Book 291, Page 44, Clerk's Office, Jefferson Superior Court. Said plat is incorporated herein by reference thereto and made a part hereof for the purpose of a more complete and accurate description of the metes, bounds and dimensions of the property. The Debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of nonpayment of the indebtedness when due and in the manner provided in the Note and Security Deed. The debt remaining in default, the sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of sale, as provided in the 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, any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is Gerald Crawford and Natasha Ricard and aka Natash R. Crawford or, a tenant or tenants, and said property was or is commonly known as 485 West Main Street, 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. JPMC Specialty Mortgage LLC f/k/a WM Specialty Mortgage LLC As Attorney in Fact for Gerald Crawford and Natasha Ricard Martin & Brunavs 2800 North Druid Hills Rd. Building B, Suite 100 Atlanta, GA 30329 (404) 982-0088 M&B File No.: 14-22422 Publication Dates: November 6, 13, 20, 27, 2014 THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR, ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. 16474481 509w 11/6/4c


NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS GEORGIA JEFFERSON COUNTY All persons having claims against Robert Earl McGowan and his 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 his estate are requested to make immediate payment to the undersigned. This 3rd day of November, 2014. Stephaney Autum McGowan Smith Executrix of the Estate of Robert Earl McGowan Address: 1988 Pete Smith Road Wadley, Georgia 30477 (478)206-2137 16474390 84w 11/6/4c


DEBTORS AND CREDITORS NOTICE STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF JEFFERSON All persons having claims against MOSES BRASSELL and his 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 his estate, are requested to make immediate payment to the undersigned. This 13th day of November, 2014. WILLIE M. BRASSELL, SR., Executor Attorney: John R. Murphy III Address: Post Office Box 31 Louisville, Georgia 30434 (478) 625-7281 Estate of: MOSES BRASSELL 16484947 88w 11/20/4c


NOTICE OF LOCATION AND DESIGN APPROVAL JEFFERSON COUNTY P. I. NUMBER 0011376 Notice is hereby given in compliance with Georgia Code 22-2-109 and 32-3-5 that the Georgia Department of Transportation has approved the Location and Design of this project. The date of location and design approval is: July 28, 2014 This project provides the reconstruction of Hoyt Braswell Road from SR4/US1 to Kings Mill Road. The project is located in Jefferson County. Hoyt Braswell Road will be converted into to a truck route by widening the existing travel lanes to 12-ft. wide. Portions of the existing roadway will be realigned. The total project length is 1.62 miles. Drawings or maps or plats of the proposed project, as approved, are on file and are available for public inspection at the GDOT Area Office: Michael Lee, Area 3 Engineer MiLee@dot.ga.gov 2971 US Highway 1 North Louisville, GA 30434 478-625-3681 Any interested party may obtain a copy of the drawings or maps or plats or portions thereof by paying a nominal fee and requesting in writing to: Mike Dover Administrator, Office of TIA Attn: Dan Bodycomb DBodycomb@dot.ga.gov Georgia Department of Transportation 600 West Peachtree Street, 11th Floor Atlanta, GA 30308 404.631.1715 Any written request or communication in reference to this project or notice MUST include the County and P. I. Number as noted at the top of this notice. 16485056 226w 11/20/4nc


NOTICE OF LOCATION AND DESIGN APPROVAL GLASCOCK COUNTY P. I. NUMBER 0011427 Notice is hereby given in compliance with Georgia Code 22-2-109 and 32-3-5 that the Georgia Department of Transportation has approved the Location and Design of this project. The date of location and design approval is: October 8, 2014 This project provides an additional access road to Glascock County school facility in Glascock County by making improvements to existing J.W. Braswell Road. The project is located within Georgia Militia District 1167. This project will widening existing J.W. Braswell to 11-ft. lanes with asphalt paving. A combination of curb and gutter and rural shoulders will be utilized. The total project length is 0.24 miles. Drawings or maps or plats of the proposed project, as approved, are on file and are available for public inspection at the GDOT Area Office: Michael Lee, Area 3 Engineer MiLee@dot.ga.gov 2971 US Highway 1 North Louisville, GA 30434 478-625-3681 Any interested party may obtain a copy of the drawings or maps or plats or portions thereof by paying a nominal fee and requesting in writing to: Mike Dover Administrator, Office of TIA Attn: Dan Bodycomb DBodycomb@dot.ga.gov Georgia Department of Transportation 600 West Peachtree Street, 11th Floor Atlanta, GA 30308 404.631.1715 Any written request or communication in reference to this project or notice MUST include the County and P. I. Number as noted at the top of this notice. 16485051 233w 11/20/4nc


NOTICE OF SEIZURE OF PERSONAL PROPERTY VALUED AT LESS THAN $25,000.00 Pursuant to O.C.G.A. Sec. 16-13-49, any person claiming an interest in the following property is hereby notified that on 12 OCTOBER 2014, said property was seized by officers of Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office from Brandon Myers: Six hundred ninety-one dollars ($691.00) in U.S. Currency, L.G. cell phone #406 CYYQ0010874, and (1) 1988 Chevrolet Caprice VIN 1G1BN51HXJA117231. The conduct giving rise to said seizure was as follows: On 12 OCTOBER 2014, in Jefferson County, Georgia, said property was used or intended for use to facilitate a violation of Title 16, Chapter 13, Article 2 Section 30 of the Georgia Code. You are further notified that you may file a claim within thirty (30) days of the second publication of this Notice of Seizure by sending the claim by certified mail, return receipt requested, to the District Attorney and to the Seizing agency at the addresses shown below. Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office 911 Clarks Mill Road Louisville, GA 30434 S. Hayward Altman District Attorney 101 North Main St., Ste. 200 Swainsboro, GA 30401 16485021 182w 11/20/3c


NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that on December 5, 2014, at 10:00 o'clock a.m. at the Jefferson County Courthouse, 202 East Broad Street, Louisville, Georgia 30434, the Presiding Judge of the Superior Court of Jefferson County will hear the case of STATE OF GEORGIA vs. DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY OF JEFFERSON COUNTY and BATTLE LUMBER CO., INC., Civil Action File No. 14-CV-00511 in the Superior Court of Jefferson County, the same being a proceeding to confirm and validate a Taxable Industrial Development Revenue Bond (Battle Lumber Co., Inc. Phase I and II Mill Equipment and Rail Project), Series 2014 (the "Bond"), in a maximum principal amount of $13,000,000, to be issued by the Development Authority of Jefferson County (the "Issuer") pursuant to the terms of a resolution adopted by the Issuer in order to promote and expand for the public good and welfare, industry and employment opportunities within Jefferson County. The Bond is being issued for the purpose of acquiring (i) new and used trade fixtures, machinery and equipment for use at the Company's existing facility located in the County (the "Equipment Project") and (ii) a rail spur to be constructed on the site of such facility (the "Rail Project"), which Equipment Project and Rail Project (collectively, the "Project") is to be owned by the Issuer and leased to Battle Lumber Co., Inc., a Georgia corporation (the "Company"), for use in its business of manufacturing lumber products. In such proceeding, the Court will also (a) hear and determine the validity of instruments relating to and providing security for the Bond, and (b) hear and determine such other questions of law and fact pertaining to the right of the Issuer to issue the Bond and to provide the security therefore. The Bond shall be a special and limited obligation of the Issuer, payable from funds provided by the Company or its successors, shall not be payable from taxes or other public funds, and no performance audit or performance review shall be conducted with respect to such bond issue. Any citizen of the State of Georgia residing in Jefferson County, or any other person wherever residing who has a right to object, may intervene and become a party to these proceedings. Clerk, Superior Court, Jefferson County, Georgia


DEBTORS AND CREDITORS NOTICE STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF JEFFERSON All persons having claims against MARGARET VIRGINIA FARMER DAVIS 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 19th day of November, 2014. KATHY DAVIS WILEY, Executrix Attorney: John R. Murphy III Address: Post Office Box 31 Louisville, Georgia 30434 (478) 625-7281 Estate of: MARGARET VIRGINIA FARMER DAVIS 16488116 91w 11/27/4c


NOTICE OF FINDING OF NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACT AND NOTICE OF INTENT TO REQUEST RELEASE OF FUNDS Date of Notice: November 27, 2014 Name of Responsible Entity [RE]: City of Louisville, GA Address: P.O. Box 527, 1011 Peachtree Street City, State, Zip Code: Louisville, GA 30434 Telephone Number of RE: 478-625-3166 These notices shall satisfy two separate but related procedural requirements for activities to be undertaken by the City of Louisville. REQUEST FOR RELEASE OF FUNDS On or about December 15, 2014, the City of Louisville will submit a request to the Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) for the release of Community Development Block Grant funds under Title I of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended, to undertake a project known the Fifth Street Sewer Improvements for the purpose of making improvements to the existing sewer facilities on parts of Mill, Yazoo, 4th, 5th, Old US Hwy #1, Barwick and Brannen Streets for a total of $587,000.00 FINDING OF NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACT The City of Louisville has determined that the project will have no significant impact on the human environment. Therefore, an Environmental Impact Statement under the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA) is not required. Additional project information is contained in the Environmental Review Record (ERR) on file at Louisville City Hall, 1011 Peachtree Street, Louisville, GA or at the CSRA Regional Commission located at 3023 River Watch Parkway, Suite A, Augusta, GA 30907 and may be examined or copied weekdays 9: 00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. PUBLIC COMMENTS Any individual, group, or agency may submit written comments on the ERR to the Mayor of Louisville, Larry Morgan. All comments received by December 15, 2014 will be considered by the City of Louisville prior to authorizing submission of a request for release of funds. Comments should specify which Notice they are addressing. ENVIRONMENTAL CERTIFICATION The City of Louisville certifies to the DCA, that Larry Morgan in his capacity as Mayor, consents to accept the jurisdiction of the Federal Courts if an action is brought to enforce responsibilities in relation to the environmental review process and that these responsibilities have been satisfied. DCA's approval of the certification satisfies its responsibilities under NEPA and related laws and authorities and allows the City of Louisville to use program funds. OBJECTIONS TO RELEASE OF FUNDS The DCA will accept objections to its release of funds and the City of Louisville's certification for a period of fifteen days following the anticipated submission date or its actual receipt of the request (whichever is later) only if they are on one of the following basis: (a) the certification was not executed by the Certifying Officer of the City of Louisville; (b) the City of Louisville has omitted a step or failed to make a decision or finding required by HUD regulations at 24 CFR part 58; (c) the grant recipient or other participants in the development process have committed funds, incurred costs or undertaken activities not authorized by 24 CFR Part 58 before approval of a release of funds by DCA; or (d) another Federal agency acting pursuant to 40 CFR Part 1504 has submitted a written finding that the project is unsatisfactory from the standpoint of environmental quality. Objections must be prepared and submitted in accordance with the required procedures (24 CFR Part 58, Sec. 58.76) and shall be addressed to the Georgia Department of Community Affairs at 60 Executive Park South, N.E., Atlanta, GA 30329-223. Potential objectors should contact the DCA to verify the actual last day of the objection period. Larry Morgan, Mayor 16488668 595w 11/27/1c


NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND DEBTORS Georgia Jefferson County All creditors of the estate of JAMES LUCIOUS WILLIAMS, decedent, late of Jefferson County, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to me. ANITA P. THOMPSON Administer of the Estate of JAMES LUCIOUS WILLIAMS, Decedent Attorney: Albert H. Dallas Dallas Law Firm Post Office Box 1150 Thomson, Georgia 30824 706-595-7170 16489274 78w 11/27/4p


NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS State of Georgia County of Jefferson All creditors of the Estate of Barbara A. Whitaker, 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 28th day of October, 2014. J. Brian Whitaker, Executor of the Estate of Barbara A. Whitaker Dalton D. Dowdy Dube & Dowdy Attorneys, PC Attorney for Estate Post Office Box 367 Wrens, Georgia 30833 (706) 547-4090 16488105 94w 11/27/4c


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 Angela Danford a/k/a Angela Brinson to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee for Home America Mortgage, Inc., and its successors and assigns dated August 1, 2002, and recorded in Deed Book 326, Page 20, Jefferson County Records, said Security Deed having been last sold, assigned, transferred and conveyed to Selene Finance LP by Assignment, securing a Note in the original principal amount of $59,783.00, 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, January 6, 2015, 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 83rd GMD, Jefferson County, Georgia, containing 1.15 acres, more or less, and being shown as Tract 2 on plat of survey by Steve Bargeron, Surveyor, dated January 27, 1999, and recorded in Deed Book 257, Page 189, Jefferson County Records. Said property front to the Northeast on Alex Stevens Road a distance of 120.23 feet, more or less, and is bounded now or formerly as follows: On the Southeast by Parcel 2 hereinafter described: on the Southwest by Tract 1 as shown on said recorded plat; on the Northwest by Old U.S. Highway No. 1, and on the Northeast by Alex Stevens Road. Reference is made to said recorded plat for a fuller and more particular description. Included in this conveyance is a 2001 Fleetwood Mobile Home, Serial Numbers GAFLY75A37627-DC11 & GAFLY75B37627-DC11. Said property is known as 3115 Old Us Hwy 1, Wadley, GA 30477, 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 proceeds of said sale will be applied to the payment of said indebtedness and all expenses of said sale as provided in said Deed, and the balance, if any, will be distributed as provided by law. 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 secured creditor. The property is or may be in the possession of Angela Danford, a/k/a Angela Brinson, successor in interest or tenant(s). Selene Finance LP as Attorney-in-Fact for Angela Danford a/k/a Angela Brinson File no. 14-049489 SHAPIRO, SWERTFEGER & HASTY, LLP* Attorneys and Counselors at Law 2872 Woodcock Blvd., Suite 100 Atlanta, GA 30341-3941 (770) 220-2535/CH www.swertfeger.net *THE LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. [FC-NOS] 16488111 556w 11/27/6c


 


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