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Legal Notices Week of May 18, 2023

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PROJECT #22-268

Sealed proposals as described above will be received by Dr. Marcia Smiley, Superintendent, at the Perry County Board of Education, 200 W. Monroe Street, Marion, AL 36745, Phone: 334-683-4144, until 2:00 PM Central Time, Thursday, May 18, 2023, then opened and read aloud.

There shall be a Non-Mandatory Prebid walkthrough on Wednesday, May 10, at 9:00 AM Central Time, starting at the School Board Office and proceeding to the schools.

All Bidders shall have general liability and workman’s compensation insurance. The project shall be bid excluding taxes. Separate bids must be submitted on proposal form furnished by the Architect or copies thereof. No bid may be withdrawn after scheduled closing for receipt of bids for a period of ninety (90) days. The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all proposals and to waive technical errors if, in the Owners judgment, the best interests of the Owner will thereby be promoted.

A certified check or Bid Bond payable to the Perry County Board of Education in an amount not less than five percent (5%) of the amount of the bid, but in no event more than $10,000.00 must accompany the bidder’s proposal if over $50,000.00 dollars. Performance and statutory labor and material payment bonds will be required at the signing of the Contract.

All bidders bidding in amounts exceeding that established by the State Licensing Board for General Contractors must be licensed under the provisions of Title 34, Chapter 8, Code of Alabama, 1975, and must show evidence of license before bidding or bid will not be received or considered by the Architect. All bidders shall show such evidence by clearly displaying current license number on the outside of the sealed envelope in which the proposal is delivered.

PDFs of the project can be reviewed by going to the McKee website @ HYPERLINK “http://www.mckeeassoc.com/ “www.mckeeassoc.com and selecting “Project Bid List”. Also, if you are not receiving NOTIFICATIONS from us, please register on our website, “Project Bid List” by selecting manage your bid list profile. The documents may be viewed on-line and printed by General Contractors, Sub-Contractors and Suppliers. Documents published through this procedure are the only documents endorsed by the Architect. The Architect is unable to monitor, confirm and maintain other websites that provide documents. Addendums will be provided to entities that have CONFIRMED bidding for this particular project. The Architect retains ownership and copyrights of the documents. If bidders require printed sets, please submit request to the Architect at HYPERLINK “mailto:mckeeplans@gmail.co m”mckeeplans@gmail.com. Include your first & last name, company name, address, phone number and the project name and number. Print sets are to be returned in reusable condition within ten days after bid opening.

All RFIs and RFAs regarding the bid documents shall be sent and addressed through emails found on the RFI and RFA forms in the project manual. NOTE: ONLY THE RFI AND RFA FORMS IN THE PROJECT MANUAL WILL BE ACCEPTED. The Architect will not accept inquiries via telephone or fax.

Completion Time: See Scope of Work Section in Project Manual.

Supervision: Contractor to ensure proper supervision of all work.

Owner: Dr. Marcia Smiley, Superintendent, Perry County Board of Education, 200 Monroe Street, Marion, AL 36756, Phone: (334) 683-6528

Architect: McKee and Associates Architects, Inc., 631 South Hull Street, Montgomery, Alabama 36104, Phone: (334) 834-9933


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LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION of said deceased having been granted to LaKya Hunter on the 27th day of April, 2023, by the Honorable Arthur Crawford, Judge of Probate of Hale County, Alabama, notice is hereby given that all persons having claims against said estate are hereby required to present the same within time allowed by law or the same will be barred.

ALEXANDER F. BRASWELL Attorney for Administrator


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PIERCE HAILEY,CASE NO. JU-2020-54.02 minor children


TO: Ronnie James Pierce, II, father of Hailey Lynn Pierce and Damian Cain Pierce

You are hereby given notice that a petition has been filed by the Hale County Department of Human Resources requesting your paternal rights be terminated to Hailey Lynn Pierce, born September 12, 2017, in Bessemer, Alabama, and Damian Cain Pierce, born on October 8, 2018, in Bessemer, Alabama. You are hereby given notice that you are required to file an answer with the Clerk of the Juvenile Court and with the Petitioner’s attorney, Walter A. Griess, Post Office Box 528, Eutaw, Alabama 35462, within fourteen (14) days of the date of the last publication of this notice or a default judgment can be entered against you. A final hearing may be held within ninety (90) days after the last day of this publication. You have been appointed Erica Kemmer as your attorney in this matter. Her office is located at 11 2nd Avenue, Moundville, Alabama, 35474. Her office number is (205) 450-9185.

Catrinna Long- Perry

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Notice to Contractors Federal Aid Project No. STPAAFMGR- 0025(566) HALE 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 May 26, 2023 and at that time publicly opened for constructing the Resurfacing (Micro-Surfacing Seal Coat, Type II and Scrub Seal) and Traffic Stripe on SR- 25 from the junction of CR-85 to the Bibb County Line. Length 7.093 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 Thirty-five (35) Working Days. A 0.50% DBE Contract Obligation Is Required.

A Bidding Proposal may be purchased for $5.00. Plans may be purchased for $5.00 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.

Minimum wage rates for this project have been pre-determined by the Secretary of Labor and are set forth in the advertised specifications. This project is subject to the contract work hours and Safety Standards Act and its implementing regulations.

Cashier’s check or bid bond for 5% of bid (maximum – $50,000.00) 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 $1,195,688 To $1,461,396.

The proposed work shall be performed in conformity with the rules and regulations for carrying out the Federal Highway Act.

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.

The Alabama Department of Transportation, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 78 Stat. 252, 42 U.S.C. 2000D TO 2000D-4 and Title 49 code of Federal Regulations, Department of Transportation, Subtitle A, Office of The Secretary, Part 21, nondiscrimination in federallyassisted programs of the Department of Transportation issued pursuant to such act, hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively insure 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, religion, sex, or national origin in consideration for an award.

The right to reject any or all bids is reserved.

Transportation Director

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Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain mortgage executed by Jamie Hammond, a single woman, originally in favor of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., acting solely as nominee for First Federal Bank, on July 9, 2010, said mortgage recorded in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Hale County, Alabama, in Book 0365 Page 0364; being modified by Loan Modification Agreement in MORTGAGE Book: 2017 Page: 140; the undersigned Lakeview Loan Servicing, LLC, as Mortgagee/ Transferee, under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in said mortgage, will sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, in front of the main entrance of the Courthouse at Greensboro, Hale County, Alabama, on May 30, 2023, during the legal hours of sale, all of its rights, title, and interest in and to the following described real estate, situated in Hale County, Alabama, to-wit:

Lots 11 and 12 Park Manor Subdivision, a map or plat of which is recorded in Map Book 2, at Page 7 in the Probate Office of Hale County, Alabama.. Property street address for informational purposes: 137 Park Manor , Moundville, AL 35474. THIS PROPERTY WILL BE SOLD ON AN “AS IS, WHERE IS” BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTY OR RECOURSE, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED AS TO TITLE, USE AND/OR ENJOYMENT AND WILL BE SOLD SUBJECT TO THE RIGHT OF REDEMPTION OF ALL PARTIES ENTITLED THERETO.

Alabama law gives some persons who have an interest in property the right to redeem the property under certain circumstances. Programs may also exist that help persons avoid or delay the foreclosure process. An attorney should be consulted to help you understand these rights and programs as a part of the foreclosure process. This sale is made for the purpose of paying the indebtedness secured by said mortgage, as well as the expenses of foreclosure. The successful bidder must tender a non-refundable deposit of Five Thousand Dollars ($5,000.00) in certified funds made payable to Tiffany & Bosco, P.A. at the time and place of the sale. The balance of the purchase price plus any deed recording costs and transfer taxes must be paid in certified funds by noon the next business day at the Law Office of Tiffany & Bosco, P.A. at the address indicated below.

Tiffany & Bosco, P.A. reserves the right to award the bid to the next highest bidder should the highest bidder fail to timely tender the total amount due. The Mortgagee/Transferee reserves the right to bid for and purchase the real estate and to credit its purchase price against the expenses of sale and the indebtedness secured by the real estate. This sale is subject to postponement or cancellation.

Lakeview Loan Servicing, LLC, (“Transferee”) Tiffany & Bosco, P.A., 2501 20th Place South, Suite 300, Homewood, AL 35223 www.tblaw.com TB File Number: 22-09901 05/11/2023, 05/18/2023, 05/25/2023


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Sealed bids, subject to the conditions contained herein, will be received by the Hale County Water Authority until 11:00 A.M. local time, Thursday, June 22, 2023, and then publicly opened and read at their office located at 19873 Hwy. 69 N, Greensboro, AL 36744 for furnishing all labor and materials and performing all work for construction of: COUNTY ROAD 64 CDBG WATER MAIN REPLACEMENT.

The project consists of: Furnishing and Installing Approximately 11,000 LF of 3” & 6” Water Main and related appurtenances.

A PRE-BID MEETING is scheduled for Thursday, June 15, 2023 at 11:00 A.M. at the Hale County Water Authority, 19873 Hwy. 69 N. Greensboro, AL 36744. Attendance is nonmandatory, but encouraged.

The CONTRACT DOCUMENTS AND PLANS may be examined at Hale County Water Authority and at the office of Goodwyn Mills Cawood.

Copies of the CONTRACT DOCUMENTS AND PLANS may be obtained at the office of Goodwyn Mills Cawood, LLC, by contacting Patsy Stinson Email: patsy.stinson@gmcnetwork.com; Phone: 334-222-2699 upon payment of a one-time administrative fee of $20.00 for digital access/ file sharing access and/or payment of $100.00 for each printed set. Said cost represents the cost of printing, reproduction, handling, and distribution, therefore no refund will be granted. No partial sets, individual pages or drawing sheets will be provided. No documents will be issued within 48 hours prior to bid opening.

All bidders must comply with the President’s Executive Order Number 11246 which prohibits discrimination in employment regarding race, creed, color, sex or national origin. All bidders must comply with title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Davis- Bacon Act, the Anti-Kickback Act and the Contract Workhours Act. The attention of bidders is particularly called to the requirements as to conditions of employment to be observed and minimum wage rates to be paid under the Contract, Section 3, Segregated Facilities, Section 109 and E.O. 11246.

The Owner reserves the right to waive any informalities, or to reject any or all bids, and to award the contract to the lowest, most responsive and responsible bidder. All bidders must comply with requirements of the Contractor’s Licensing Law of the State of Alabama and be certified for the type of work on which the proposal is submitted. Each bidder must deposit with his bid, security in the amount, form and subject to the conditions provided in the Information for Bidders.

Registration in SAM (System for Award Management) www.sam.gov is required to participate in ADECA projects and other Federal funding programs.

All Contractors preparing Bids for the referenced project shall submit a list of similar projects “successfully completed” in the last 5 years, having the same scope of work with construction cost similar to or greater than this project. All nonresident contractors preparing bids shall submit with the bid documents evidence of a current Alabama General Contractor’s License, evidence (with original seal of the State of Alabama) of proper registration with the Alabama Secretary of State as a foreign corporation, and a Certificate of Good Standing as a Foreign Corporation from the State of Alabama Department of Revenue. Bids submitted by a nonresident contractor without these documents included will be rejected.

Guarantee will be required with each bid for at least 5% of the amount of the bid filed in the form of a certified check, Bid Bond, or irrevocable Letter of Credit acceptable to the owner payable to the Hale County Water Authority. Bid Bonds shall include certification that the bonding company is listed in Circular 570 of the U.S. Treasury Department. The name, address, telephone number, and contact person for the bonding company shall also be included.

No bidder may withdraw his bid within 60 days after the opening thereof. Bids may be held by the Owner for a period not to exceed sixty (60) days from the date of opening of bids for the purpose of reviewing the bids and investigating the qualifications of the bid- ders prior to awarding the contract. This project is being funded in part by CDBG Project No.: CY-CM-PF-22-003.

The successful bidder will be required to submit 100% performance and payment bonds or an irrevocable “Letter of Credit” which is acceptable to the Owner. All bonds and letters of credit shall be for 100% of the contract price. Attention of Bidders is called to the license required by Title 34, Chapter 8, of the code of Alabama, 1975, and amendments thereto, relating to the licensing of General Contractors. No bid will be accepted from anyone, except a qualified Contractor, licensed by the State Licensing Board for General Contractors, unless otherwise required by the State Licensing Board.

All bids shall be submitted in a sealed envelope bearing on the outside the name of the Bidder, Bidder’s license number, license expiration date, category, address and name of the project. Envelopes containing bids must be addressed as follows, and delivered to the Chairman Ronnie Thomas, Hale County Water Authority, 19873 Highway 69 North, Greensboro, AL 36744.: BID FOR “County Road 64 CDBG Water Main Replacement – CDBG Project No.: CY-CMPF- 22-003”.

The Hale County Water Authority is an equal opportunity employer and encourages the participation of women and minority owned businesses (OMBEs) and Section 3 qualified contractors in all project contract procurements.

Ronnie Thomas, Chairman Hale County Water Authority 19873 Highway 69 N. Greensboro, AL 36744


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Civil Action No.: 36-CV- 2023-900009.00

In The Circuit Court of Hale County, Alabama PUBLICATION NOTICE Carlton Farm, Inc. Plaintiff Vs. In Personam:

Samuel Carlton, George Peterson, Delores Peterson, Rose Carlton, Fred D. Carlton, Jr., Ida Grace C. Moore, Fannie Ruth C. Haley, Lorenza C. Shankle, Patricia L. Blackburn, Lillian Blackburn, Jacqueline A. Blackburn, Linda Blackburn Hamilton, Otis Melvin Blackburn, Jr., their heirs and assigns, Fictitious 1-10000 the person, pnsh, corp., or other legal entity as set out in this Complaint and whose names are otherwise unknown, but, will be added by amendment when so ascertained, and

In Rem against the following described property: Parcel I – South west Quarter of Northwest Quarter, Southeast Quarter of Northeast Quarter less 24 acres taken evenly off the east side thereof, and the East Half of the Southwest Quarter of the Northeast Quarter, all in Section 19, Township 23 North, Range 5 East, Hale County, Alabama, containing 76 acres, more or less; Parcel II – West Half of Southwest Quarter of Northeast Quarter of Section 19, Township 23, Range 5 East, Hale County, Alabama, LESS and EXCEPT the following parcels: (1) Commence at the northwest corner of the W ½ of SW1/4 of NE1/4 of Section 19, Township 23 North, Range 5 East, and from said point of beginning run east along the quarter section 424 feet to a point; thence south 105 feet to a point on the half section line; thence north 105 feet to a point of beginning, containing one acre, ore or less. (2) Commence at the northwest corner of W1/2 of SW1/4 of NE1/4 of Section 19, Township 23 North, Range 5 East and run south along the half section line 670 feet to a point on the north margin of County Road #44 (asphalt road); thence run easterly 300.5 feet, along the north ,margin of said road, to a point marked by an iron stob and which said point is the point of beginning; run north 1º 35’ West 345 feet to a point; thence run South 1º North 88º 25’ East 250 feet to a point; thence run South 1º 35’ East 360 feet to a point on the north margin of said County Highway #44; thence run West 250 feet, along the north margin of said Road #44 to the point of beginning, containing two acres, more or less In the Probate Office of Hale County, Alabama;

Parcel ID No: 02 04 19 0 000 007.000; Parcel ID No: 02 04 19 0 000 015.000; and Parcel ID No: 02 04 19 0 000 015.000 (in rem defendants), in Hale County, AL.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on the 18th day of February 2023, a Complaint was filed by Carlton Farm, Inc, wherein you, as Defendants, or heirs and assigns were named as Defendants; wherein Plaintiff claims fee simple title to the above real estate and whereas said real property was situated in Hale County, Alabama.

You are hereby notified that the Plaintiff avers in said Complaint that it has sought relief to the above property by virtue of a Petition to Quiet Title.

Plaintiff has recorded tenants in common interest in said real property and seeks to acquire said real property to clear title as to all other parties claiming title to said real property.

You are hereby directed to answer the Petition to Quiet Title on or before thirty (30) days from the 8th day of June, 2023, or upon failure to do so, suffer a default judgment to be rendered against you.