Public Notices

The Sumter County Commission is accepting applications for the following position:

Appraisal Technician — Real Property

Department:  Reappraisal Department     Compensation:  $22,000 — $23,787  

Job Summary:  Performs entry level departmental functions to include record keeping, reception/secretarial and support. Considerable work in the field requiring the use of personal transportation (valid insurance) with mileage reimbursement.  Must be competent and knowledgeable of all office policies and procedures.  

Experience/Education:  Must have high school diploma or equivalent.  Must have the ability to complete educational requirements of the position.  Must attend and successfully complete continuing education courses offered under the Property Tax Education Program.  Must be able to work in an office setting as well as outdoors. Must be able to work well with coworkers and with the general public.  Prior work experience and/or continued education will be given preferential consideration.

A detailed job description is available from the Commission Office during regular business hours.

Interested persons should obtain an application from the Sumter County Commission Annex, 104 Hospital Drive, P.O. Box 70, Livingston, AL  35470, 205-652-2731, (M-F 8 – 4:30).  Applications will be accepted until October 2, 2018, 4:00 pm.

The Sumter County Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer

SURPLUS PROPERTY

THE SUMTER COUNTY WATER AUTHORITY HAVE THE FOLLOWING ITEMS

ON HAND AS SURPLUS:

           One 2009 Chevy Silverado, two 2004 Chevy Silverado’s, two small

           engine water pumps and a number of used office chairs.

Sealed written bids will be accepted on these items from the date of this notice until the close of business on October 15, 2018.

These items can be viewed at the SCWA Equipment yard and Warehouse, 400 AL Highway 28 West, weekdays between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

All items will be disposed of as is and all transactions are final.

WATER RATE INCREASE

THE SUMTER COUNTY WATER AUTHORITY WILL INITIATE AN INCREASE OF ALL OF ITS WATER RATES EFFECTIVE, OCTOBER 15, 2018.

                                                            OLD RATES                                         

Residential:    $ 12.50 for the first 2,500 gallons, minimum rate & quantity

                             $5.00 per 1,000 gallons above the minimum    

                                                          NEW RATES 

Residential:   $ 14.00 for the first 2,500 gallons, minimum

                            $5.60 per 1,000 gallons above the minimum

                                                          OLD RATES

Commercial/Industrial:  $50.00 for the first 10,000 gallons and $5.00 per 1,000

above the minimum

                                                         NEW RATES

Commercial/Industrial: $56.00 for the first 10,000 gallons and $5.60 per 1,000

above the minimum.

PUBLIC HOUSING 2018 CAPITAL FUND GRANT

AND FIVE YEAR ACTION PLAN

Section 511 of the Quality housing and Work Responsibility Act of 1998 (QHWRA) created the Public Housing Agency 2018 Capital Fund Grant and 5-Year Action Plan. In accordance with the Act, the Board of  Commissioners of Livingston Housing Authority invites the Public to comment on the Livingston Housing Authority’s 2018 Capital Fund Grant and Five Year Action Plan.

The 2018 Capital Fund Grant and Five Year CFP Action Plan is available for review at the Livingston Housing Authority office at 100 Northside Village Livingston, Alabama between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Tuesday-Friday. In addition, a Public Hearing will be held on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. to discuss and accept comments. The hearing is open to all interested parties.

Livingston Housing Authority

James W. Smith

Executive Director

NOTICE OF 

APPOINTMENT OF Administrator ESTATE OF JOHN DEWEY EARLY 

LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION of said deceased having been granted to the undersigned on the 24th day of August, 2018, by the Honorable 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 the time allowed by law or the same will be barred. 

Nathan G. Watkins, Jr. Administrator of the estate of John Dewey Early

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MORTGAGE 

FORECLOSURE SALE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain mortgage executed by Carolyn Yates and Husband Patrick Cunningham, to United States of America, acting through the Rural Housing Service, USDA, f/k/a the Farmers Home Administration, dated February 7, 1995, said mortgage recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Sumter County, Alabama, in Book 258, Page 596.  Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the undersigned, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, ACTING THROUGH THE RURAL HOUSING SERVICE, USDA, F/K/A THE FARMERS HOME ADMINISTRATION, will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, in front of the main entrance of the Courthouse in the City of Livingston, Sumter County, Alabama on October 19, 2018, 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:

Lot 4: a parcel of land containing 11,464 square feet, more or less, in the City of York, Sumter County, Alabama, lying in the NW ¼ of the NW ¼ of Section 4, Township 17 North, Range 3 West, described as: from the intersection of the North line of Webster Street with the West line of said Section 4, said point being 1130.95 feet North of Toomsuba Creek, according to the map recorded in Deed Book 33, page 45, Sumter County Probate Office, run thence N. 61° 30; E. along the North line of Webster Street for 577.5 feet to the point of beginning of here in described property; thence from said point of beginning continue N. 28° 30` E. along the North Line of Webster Street for 85 feet; thence N. 28° 30` W. for 136.5 feet; thence S. 59° 18` W. for 85.06 feet; thence S. 28° 30` E. for 133.25 feet to the point of beginning.

Property Street Address: 307 Webster Avenue, York, AL 36925 (provided for informational purposes only)

Said property will be sold “AS IS”.  Said property will be sold subject to the right of redemption of all parties entitled thereto. NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, IS MADE AS TO THE TITLE OF SAID PROPERTY. Said property is subject to any title deficiencies including but not limited 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 Mortgage first set out above.  

The debt secured by said Mortgage 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 Mortgage. 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 said Mortgage and by Alabama law. This sale is subject to postponement or cancellation. 

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

United States of America, acting through the Rural Housing Service, USDA, f/k/a the Farmers Home Administration

Mortgagee or Transferee

Attorney for Mortgagee or Transferee

Stern & Eisenberg Southern, PC

1709 Devonshire Drive

Columbia, SC 29204

AL201800000238

Newspaper:

Sumter County Record-Journal

Publication Dates:

9/20/18, 9/27/18, 10/4/18 and 10/11/18

THE ABOVE MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO______________, AT THE TIME AND PLACE AS SET OUT ABOVE.

Sumter County Record-Journal ________________

This foreclosure sale may occur at any time between 11:00 am-4:00 pm. On the morning of the sale, please call the following number for an estimated auction time: (410) 635-5127

4tc/9-20-10-11

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF SUMTER COUNTY, ALABAMA CASE NO: CV-900033

ROSE INGRAM BEAVERS PLAINTIFF,

VS.

JOHN HENRY INGRAM AND TAMEKA BEAVERS

DEFENDANTS.

NOTICE TO JOHN HENRY INGRAM AT POST OFFICE BOX 1721, ROCKVILLE, MARYLAND 20849-172

You are hereby notified that by Order of the Circuit Court of Sumter County, Alabama, the undersigned, Devon A. James, as Clerk of the Circuit Court of Sumter County, Alabama does hereby give notice to you under the Alabama Rules of Civil Procedure, Rule 4.3 (c).

You must move to dismiss, answer the Complaint filed above by entitled cause within thirty (30) days or a default judgement will be rendered against you. 

This the 5th day of September, 2018. Be governed accordingly.

Devon A. James, Clerk

Circuit Court of Sumter County, Alabama

4tc/9-13 – 10-4

MORTGAGE 

FORECLOSURE SALE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain mortgage executed by Mary Lee Wrenn, a widow, and Larry L. Wrenn and Mary C. Wrenn, husband and wife, to United States of America, acting through the Rural Housing Service, USDA, f/k/a the Farmers Home Administration, dated July 3, 1990, said mortgage recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Sumter County, Alabama, in Book 248, Page 16.  Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the undersigned, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, ACTING THROUGH THE RURAL HOUSING SERVICE, USDA, F/K/A THE FARMERS HOME ADMINISTRATION, will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, in front of the main entrance of the Courthouse in the City of Livingston, Sumter County, Alabama on October 8, 2018, 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:

Lot 18, Block B, Happy Acres Subdivision of York, Alabama, according to a map or plat prepared by the Butler Auction Company in April and May of 1960, and recorded in Map Book 2, page 55, records of the Probate Office of Sumter County, Alabama.

Subject to all existing rights-of-way for underground telephone lines, pole line permits for power lines, public utilities, and existing roads and streets.

Property Street Address: 227 Wrenn Street, York, AL 36925 (provided for informational purposes only)

Said property will be sold “AS IS”.  Said property will be sold subject to the right of redemption of all parties entitled thereto. NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, IS MADE AS TO THE TITLE OF SAID PROPERTY. Said property is subject to any title deficiencies including but not limited 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 Mortgage first set out above.  

The debt secured by said Mortgage 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 Mortgage. 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 said Mortgage and by Alabama law. This sale is subject to postponement or cancellation. 

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

United States of America, acting through the Rural Housing Service, USDA, f/k/a the Farmers Home Administration

Mortgagee or Transferee

Attorney for Mortgagee or Transferee

Stern & Eisenberg Southern, PC

1709 Devonshire Drive

Columbia, SC 29204

AL201800000240

4tc/9-13-10-4

MORTGAGE 

FORECLOSURE SALE

Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain mortgage executed by Janice Renee Thomas, an unmarried woman,, to United States of America, acting through the Rural Housing Service, USDA, f/k/a the Farmers Home Administration, dated September 18, 1991, said mortgage recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Sumter County, Alabama, in Book 250, Page 233.  Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the undersigned, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, ACTING THROUGH THE RURAL HOUSING SERVICE, USDA, F/K/A THE FARMERS HOME ADMINISTRATION, will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, in front of the main entrance of the Courthouse in the City of Livingston, Sumter County, Alabama on October 19, 2018, 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:

From the Northwest corner of Section 28, Township 18 North, Range 3 West, run South 3° East on Section Line for 1084.7 feet; thence North 88° East run 663.5 feet; thence at 90° angle to left run 105 feet for point of beginning; thence at 90° angle to right run 210 feet to West margin of Highway No.17; thence North along the margin of Highway for 105 feet; thence at 90° angle left run 210 feet; thence at 90° to left run 105 feet to point of beginning. Containing 0.5 of an acre, more or less, in NW 1/4 of NW ¼ of Section 28, Township 18 North, Range 3 West, Sumter County, Alabama.

This is the same property conveyed to Catherine Merriweather ( who is one and the same person as Catherine Merriweather Brown) by deed dated April 9,1971, and recorded in Deed Book 103, page 403; and by correction deed dated July 27,1971, and recorded in Deed Book 104, page 151, records of the Probate Office of sumter, County, Alabama. There is a plat of said property of record in Deed Book, page 153, said records.

Subject to easements of public roads and public utilities, and to the restriction that said property shall be used for residential purposes only, as set forth in deed of record in Deed Book 103, page 407, records of the Probate Office of Sumter County, Alabama.

Property Street Address: 937 North Broad Street, York, AL 36925 (provided for informational purposes only)

Said property will be sold “AS IS”.  Said property will be sold subject to the right of redemption of all parties entitled thereto. NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, IS MADE AS TO THE TITLE OF SAID PROPERTY. Said property is subject to any title deficiencies including but not limited 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 Mortgage first set out above.  

The debt secured by said Mortgage 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 Mortgage. 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 said Mortgage and by Alabama law. This sale is subject to postponement or cancellation. 

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

United States of America, acting through the Rural Housing Service, USDA, f/k/a the Farmers Home Administration

Mortgagee or Transferee

Attorney for Mortgagee or Transferee

Stern & Eisenberg Southern, PC

1709 Devonshire Drive

Columbia, SC 29204

AL201800000233

Newspaper:

Sumter County Record-Journal

Publication Dates:

9/20/18, 9/27/18, 10/4/18 and 10/11/18

THE ABOVE MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO______________, AT THE TIME AND PLACE AS SET OUT ABOVE.

Sumter County Record-Journal ________________

This foreclosure sale may occur at any time between 11:00am-4:00pm. On the morning of the sale, please call the following number for an estimated auction time: (410) 635-5127

4tc/9-20-10-11

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