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PUBLIC NOTICES

NOTICE OF BOND RELEASE

In accordance with KRS 350.093, notice is hereby
given that Sapphire Coal Company, P.O. Box
2860, Grundy, Virginia 24614 has applied for
Phase III Bond Release on Increment No. 2 of
Permit Number 867-5314, which was last issued
on February 20, 2015. Increment No. 2 covers an
area of approximately 14.37 acres located 1.04
mile northeast of Whitesburg in Letcher County.

The permit is approximately 1.25 mile northeast
from state route 931 junction with state route 15
and located on Sandlick Creek. The latitude is 37o
08’ 08”.The longitude is 82o 49’ 29”.

The bond now in effect for Increment No. 2 of
Permit Number 867-5314 is a Surety Bond in the
amount of ten thousand three hundred dollars
($10,300.00). The remaining bond amount if ten
thousand three hundred dollars ($10,300.00) is
included in the application for release.

Reclamation work performed on Increment No.
2 includes: backfilling, final grading and seeding
completed in the fall of 2010.

Written comments, objections, and requests for
a public hearing or informal conference must be
filed with the Director, Division of Field Services,
300 Sower Boulevard, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601,
by August 4, 2017.

A public hearing on the application has been
scheduled for August 7, 2017 at 10:00 at the Department for Natural Resource’s Pikeville Regional
Office located at 121 Mays Branch Road, Pikeville,
Kentucky 41501. The hearing will be canceled if
no request for a hearing or informal conference
is received by August 4, 2017.

NOTICE OF BOND RELEASE

In accordance with KRS 350.093, notice is hereby
given that Nally & Hamilton Enterprises Inc. P.O.
Box 157, Bardstown, Kentucky 40004 has applied
for a Phase I Bond Release on Increment 10 of
Permit 860-0380 which was last issued June 30,
2015. Increment 10 covers an area of approximately 44.87 acres of surface area located in Knott
and Letcher Counties. The permit area is located
approximately 0.80 mile north of Carbon Glow in
Letcher County. The permit area is approximately
1.85 miles northwest from Doty Creek Road’s
junction with KY 7 and located 0.23 miles west
of Doty Creek.

The bond now in effect for Increment 10 is a surety
bond in the amount of $112,500.00 of which 60%
of the original amount of $112,500.00 is included
in this application for release.

Reclamation work performed included: Increment
10 includes internal roads and overlapped haul
roads which reclamation on this increment was
completed in the Spring of 2016.

Written comments, objection and request for a
public hearing or informal conference must be
filed with the Director, Division of Field Services,
300 Sower Blvd. Frankfort, Kentucky 40601 by
Monday August 14, 2017.

A public hearing on the application has been
scheduled for Tuesday August 15, 2017 at 9:00
a.m., at the Department for Natural Resources,
Prestonsburg Regional Office, 3140 South Lake
Drive, Prestonsburg Kentucky 41653-1410. This
hearing will be canceled if no request for a hearing or informal conference is received by Monday
August 14, 2017.

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NOTICE
Commonwealth Of
Kentucky
Letcher Circuit Court
Civil Action No.
16-CI-00104
U.S. Bank National Association Plaintiff
V.
Jeremy Jackson; Kayla
Jackson
Defendants
NOTICE OF MASTER
COMMISSIONER
SALE
By virtue of an Order
and Order Referring
Case to Master Commissioner for Judicial
Sale entered by the
Letcher Circuit Court
on the 27th day of April,
2017, the undersigned
Master Commissioner
of the Letcher Circuit
Court will offer for sale
at the courthouse door
of the Letcher County
Courthouse in the City
of Whitesburg, Kentucky on Tuesday, June
27, 2017, beginning on
or about the hour of
11:30 a.m., local time
and continuing until
the sale is concluded
to the highest bidder at
public auction, the following described real
property:
Property Address:
5275 Highway 7 North
Whitesburg, KY 41858
Parcel No.: 011-
0000076-07
The purchaser or successful bidder can
elect to pay cash at
the time of said sale
or at the option of the
bidder on the terms of
a deposit of 10% of the
purchase price with the
balance on credit for 30
days. If the purchase
price is not paid in full,
the successful bidder
shall execute a bond
at the time of sale with
sufficient surety approved by the master
commissioner prior to
the sale to secure the
unpaid balance of the
purchase price. The
bond shall bear interest
at the rate of 12% per
annum from the date of
sale until paid.
The manufactured
home situated on the
property has been converted to real estate by
virtue of the affidavit of
conversion recorded
June 16, 2009 at Misc.
Book 2 at Page 599 of
Letcher County Clerk’s
Office. Accordingly, the
manufactured home
shall be sold as part of
the real estate.
The purchaser shall
take the real estate free
and clear of all liens
and encumbrances
except:
1 Easements, restrictions and stipulations
of record;
2. Assessments for
public improvements
levied against the property; and
3. Any facts which an
inspection and accurate survey of the property may disclose.
The indebtedness involved in this action
is $73,291.44 plus interest at the rate of
5.50000 percent per
annum from February 1, 2013, together
with amounts for late
fees and assessments,
advancements for protection of the property including but not
limited to taxes and
insurance, escrow advances and attorney
fees as permitted by
KRS 411.195; the cost
of this action and its
costs herein expended,
including the cost of
the sale.
DATED this 1st day of
June, 2017.
Daniel F. Dotson
Master Commissioner
Letcher Circuit Court
(6-7-3b)
_________________
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #17-P-96
In re:
estate of:
GIPSY BRASHEARS
deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340, notice is hereby given that Frieda
Johnson was on the
7th day of June, 2017,
appointed Executrix of

NOTICE

the estate of the deceased, late of Letcher
County, and all persons
having claims against
said estate shall present same, verified
according to law, to
said Executrix at her
present address, 812
Solomon Rd., Whitesburg, KY 41858, not
later than the 7th day of
December, 2017.
Larry D. Adams, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar
Deputy Clerk
(6-21-1p)
_________________
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #17-P-103
In re:
estate of:
ANNA (LAURA) COLLINS MIRACLE
deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340, notice is hereby given that James
Collins was on the 7
day of June, 2017, appointed Administrator
of the estate of the deceased, late of Letcher
County, and all persons
having claims against
said estate shall present same, verified according to law, to said
Administrator at his
present address, 107
Circle Dr., Whitesburg,
KY 41858, not later
than the 7 day of December, 2017.
Larry D. Adams, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar
Deputy Clerk
(6-21-1p)
_________________
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #17-P-105
In re:
estate of:
NANCY CAROL
BOGGS
deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340, notice is hereby given that David
Pendleton was on the 7
day of June, 2017, appointed Administrator
of the estate of the deceased, late of Letcher
County, and all persons
having claims against
said estate shall present same, verified according to law, to said
Administrator at his
present address, 387
Wynn Br. Rd., Partridge, KY 40862, not
later than the 7 day of
December, 2017.
Larry D. Adams, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar
Deputy Clerk
(6-21-1p)
_________________
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #17-P-107
In re:
estate of:
TONY ALLEN BURKE
deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340, notice is
hereby given that Tanya Elizabeth Boggs
was on the 7 day of
June, 2017, appointed
Administratrix of the
estate of the deceased,
late of Letcher County,
and all persons having
claims against said
estate shall present
same, verified according to law, to said Administratrix at her present address, P.O. Box
524, Whitesburg, KY
41858, not later than
the 7 day of December,
2017.
Larry D. Adams, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar
Deputy Clerk
(6-21-1p)
_________________
LEGAL NOTICE
I, Michael Dean Niece
of 96 Mud Lane,
Whitesburg, KY 41858,
will no longer be responsible for any debts
made by anyone other
than myself.
DATED this 14th day of
June, 2017.
Michael D. Niece
(6-14-3p)
_________________
NOTICE
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher Circuit Court
Civil Action No.
14-CI-00196
Taxco, LLC
Plaintiff
V.

NOTICE

Sheila Bentley;
Commonwealth of
Kentucky,
County of Letcher
Defendants
NOTICE OF MASTER
COMMISSIONER
SALE
By virtue of a Default
Judgment and Order
of Sale entered by the
Letcher Circuit Court
and Order Referring
Case to Master Commissioner for Judicial
Sale entered by the
Letcher Circuit Court
on the 12th day of May,
2017, the undersigned
Master Commissioner
of the Letcher Circuit
Court will offer for sale
at the courthouse door
of the Letcher County
Courthouse in the City
of Whitesburg, Kentucky on Wednesday,
July 12, 2017, beginning on or about the
hour of 11:15 a.m.,
local time and continuing until the sale
is concluded to the
highest bidder at public
auction, the following
oil and natural gas interest owned by Sheila
Bentley, along with any
unpaid or unclaimed
proceeds or royalties
from the well(s) located
on the following described property:
All of the interest
owned by Sheila Bentley in the undivided
oil and natural gas,
including any unpaid
or unclaimed royalties,
associated with and
underlying Lease Number JZT 8, Lease name
CECIL BENTLEY, in
Letcher County, Kentucky, and the oil and
natural gas produced
therefrom.
For a more specific
description see: Deed
to Cecil and Pricy
Bentley, his wife from
Diadema Potter, et al,
dated September 26,
1957, Deed Book 151,
Page 252, of record
in the Letcher County
Clerk’s Office.
For further reference
see Oil and Gas Lease
from Cecil Bentley to
Clean Gas, Inc., dated June 20, 2003, at
Lease Book 51, Page
211, of record in the
Letcher County Clerk’s
Office.
For derivation of title
see the Last Will and
Testament of Pricie
Bentley in Will Book 23,
Page 352 and the Last
Will and Testament of
Cecil Buford Bentley
in Will Book 29, Page
250, both of which are
of record in the Letcher
County Clerk’s Office.
Said mineral interest shall be sold as a
whole.
Said property shall be
sold subject to:
a. Easements, restrictions, stipulations and
leases of record affecting said property.
b. Any matters disclosed by an accurate
survey or inspection of
the property.
c. Any assessments for
public improvements
levied against the property. The purchaser or successful bidder can elect
to pay cash at the time
of said sale or at the
option of the bidder on
the terms of 10% of
the purchase price to
be paid at the time of
sale with the balance
to be paid within thirty
(30) days.
Said property shall be
sold subject to such
right of redemption as
may exist in favor of
the Defendant, Sheila
Bentley.
The indebtedness involved in this action
is $109.85 being Tax-
Co’s acquisition cost
of the 2011 tax bill plus
$59.31, twelve percent
(12%) simple interest
per annum from the
date of TaxCo’s acquisition of said 2011
tax bill on October 18,
2012, an administration fee of $100.00 and
pre-litigation attorney
fees of $100.00; actual and reasonable
attorney’s fees of
$1,725.00; court costs
and service costs of
$174.95; the costs of
this action and its costs
herein expended, including the cost of the
sale.
DATED this 9th day of
June, 2017.
Daniel F. Dotson
Master Commissioner
Letcher Circuit Court
(6-21-3b)
_________________

NOTICE

NOTICE
Commonwealth Of
Kentucky
Letcher Circuit Court
Civil Action No.
16-CI-00243
21st Mortgage Corporation Plaintiff
V.
Estate Of Steven
Hampton;
Unknown Heirs of Steven Hampton;
Lisa Hampton; Unknown Spouse of
Lisa Hampton; Appalachian Regional
Healthcare, Inc. DBA
ARH-Whitesburg
Hospital; Letcher
County, Kentucky,
Defendants
NOTICE OF MASTER
COMMISSIONER
SALE
By virtue of a Judgment and Order of Sale
entered by the Letcher
Circuit Court and Order Referring Case to
Master Commissioner
for Judicial Sale entered by the Letcher
Circuit Court on the 12th
day of May, 2017, the
undersigned Master
Commissioner of the
Letcher Circuit Court
will offer for sale at the
courthouse door of the
Letcher County Courthouse in the City of
Whitesburg, Kentucky
on Wednesday, July
12, 2017, beginning
on or about the hour of
11:00 a.m., local time
and continuing until
the sale is concluded
to the highest bidder
at public auction, the
following real property
and mobile home with
improvements thereon, situated in Letcher
County, Kentucky and
more particularly described as follows:
Property Address:
1675 Johnson Fork
Road
Premium, KY 41845
Parcel No.: 046-40-00-
001.00
1993 Fleetwood Mobile Home, Serial No.
VAFLP19A34971WG.
The purchaser or successful bidder can elect
to pay cash at the time
of said sale or at the
option of the bidder on
the terms of 10% of
the purchase price to
be paid at the time of
sale with the balance
to be paid within thirty
(30) days.
The purchaser or purchasers of the property
shall give bond for the
purchase price with
good and sufficient
surety, bearing interest
at the rate of 12% per
annum from the day of
sale and payable to the
Master Commissioner.
Said bond shall have
the force and effect of
a judgment and shall
be and remain a lien
on the property sold
as additional security
for the payment of the
purchase price.
The purchaser of the
real property and mobile home shall be
required to pay ad valorem taxes for the year
2017 and all subsequent years of ownership and shall take the
real property subject
to all easements and
restrictive covenants
of record in the Office
of the Letcher County
Clerk.
The purchaser shall be
required to purchase
fire and extended coverage insurance on any
improvements to the
real property and mobile home from the date
of sale until the purchase price is paid in
full to the extent of the
court-appraised value
of the improvements
or the unpaid balance
of the purchase price,
whichever is less, with
a loss clause payable
to the Master Commissioner of the Letcher
Circuit Court.
The indebtedness involved in this action is
$16,336.15 as of April
16, 2017 with interest
thereon at the contract rate of 11.25%
per annum until paid;
the costs of this action
and its costs herein
expended, including
the cost of the sale.
DATED this 9th day of
June, 2017.
Daniel F. Dotson
Master Commissioner
Letcher Circuit Court
(6-21-3b)

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