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PUBLIC NOTICES

NOTICE OF INTENTION
TO MINE

Pursuant To Application Number 860-5409
Transfer

In accordance with 405 KAR 8:010, notice is
hereby given that Enterprise Mining Company,
LLC, 15400 Bent Mountain Rd, Sidney, KY 41564,
intends to transfer permit number 860-5285 to
Kingdom Coal, LLC, 89 Daniel Boone Drive; Barbourville, KY 40906. The new permit number will
be 860-5409. The operation disturbs 30.95 surface
acres with an underlying 10,492.07 mining acres,
for a total of 10,523.02 acres. No new acres are
affected by the transfer.

The operation is located 1.86 miles southwest of
Redfox in Knott and Letcher Counties. The operation is approximately 5.0 miles northwest from
Ky. 7’s junction with KY 15 and located on Defeated Creek. The operation is located on the
Blackey and Vicco U.S.G.S. 7 ½ minute quadrangle maps. The latitude is 37o12’30” N. The
longitude is 82o58’36” W. Surface owners in the
permitted area are Adam Collins, Adrian Back,
Alan Joseph Adams, Albert & Lola Wilder, Alice
Bentley, Allen & Amanda Stump, Allen & Doris
Rittenhouse, Allen Adams, Allie Johnson Estate
(Lois Hall, James Johnson, Carl Johnson, Jack
Johnson, Opal Marquis, Irene Sharkey), Alta
Bailey, Alvin Gibson, Amos & Thelma Johnson,
Amy Asher, Andy & Vicki Fields, Anna Jo Cox,
Anna M Bowen Heirs (Howard Caudill, Gladys
Caudill), Anthony Blair, Arnold & Marcia Jent,
Arnold & Rena Mae Blair, Arnold Jent, Arthur &
Gwen Christian, Artie & Ann Bates, Aster & Dorothy Blair, August & Evelyn Williams, Austin & Edith
Fox, Bailey Cemetery, Barbary Eldridge, Barbara
Huggins, Barbara Taylor, Barney Back, Barry &
Rhonda L Combs, Barry Engle, Bascom McIntyre,
Belle Jent, Ben Hagans Estate (Joseph Hagans),
Benson & Jean Blair, Bernice Nix, Bert & Janet
Caudill, Bertha Francis, Betty Back Estate (Roderick Back), Beulah Melton, Bill & Danny Bates,
Bill & Ben Roll, Billie Caudill, Billy Joe & Shannon
Smith, Billy Ray & Marlene Bailey, Bobby & Bill
Williams, Bobby & Mary Boyce, Bolling Real Estate LLC, Bradford & Stacy Collie, Brian Fields,
Bruce & Mary Eldridge (c/o Sally Hall), Bruce &
Shirley Gilley, Bruce Caudill, Bruce Jr & Linda
Eldridge, Burlene Smith, Marjorie Smith Blair Heirs
(Robert Blair, Helen B Duke, Roberta Blair, Kenneth Blair), Burnett & Geraldine Caudill, Burt
Cemetary, C.A. & Louise Ward, Caleb Combs,
Carl & Margaret Stamper, Carmie E & Shelby
Gene Gibson, Carol Chastain, Carol Hall, Carr
Fork Lake, Carrie Moore, Caudill Cemetary, Cebra
Back, Charity Lindon, Charles & Wanda Knoll,
Charles R Combs, Charlie & Pam Clevinger,
Charlotte Ray Hampton, Chester & Luna Mullins,
Christine Clayton, Christopher & Sharon Hall,
Christopher Smith, Christopher Stump, C.L. Back,
Clara Blair Estate (Gwendolyn Fields), Clarence
Gibson, Clayton & Norma Hensley, Clayton Shepherd, Coman Caudill, Commonwealth of Kentucky,
Connie Adams, Connie Woods, Cora Lee Francis
Et Al (Cora Lee Francis, Lucinda Brown, Nancy
Francis, William Francis, Juanita Francis, Martha
Francis), Corbett Mullins, Corps of Engineers,
Courtney & Sandra Adams, Crase Cemetery,
Crawford Engineering, Dan & Mildred Abner,
Daniel & Diana Eldridge, Darlene & Charlene
Bentley, Darryn Back, Dave & Woodrow Bowling,
David & Carrie Mae Collins, David & Linda Caudill, David & Michelle Ritchie, David & Katrina
Shepherd, David & Phyllis Barker, David & Salina
Slone, David Combs, David Ward, Davis & Lillie
Campbell (c/o Lillie Hale), Deanna & Samantha
Caudill, Deanna Fouts, Deborah Lynn Blair, Delbert & Juanita Blair, Delena & Billy Winstead,
Denise Edwards, Dennis & Linda Cornett, Diana
& L.D. Sexton Jr, Diana Sue Eldridge (Diana
Sexton), Diana Sexton, DLX Inc., Dock Adams,
Don & Coreen Pridemore, Donald & Fredia Eldridge, Donald & Shirley Pratt, Donald & Vada
Sandlin, Donna Smith, Dorothy & Wheeler Brown,
Dorothy Walker, Dorse & Deborah Back, Doty
Creek Church, Douglas Burke, Dudley Webb, Earl
Blair, Earl Combs, Earnest & Sylvia Adams, Ebben
& Ima Hodge Heirs (Gloria Hodge, Ebben Hodge
Jr), Eddie Fae Newsome, Edgar Jr & Sharon
Whitaker, Edna Back, Edward & Judith A Ritchie,
William & Mary Everidge, Elenor Jent, Eliza Richardson, Elkhorn-Hazard Coal Corp, Ellis & Lana
Pridemore, Ellis Pridemore, Elmer Loughran Heirs
(Bobby Loughran, Edward Loughran, Joyce L
Steele), Enterprise Mining Company, Erma Jean
Hampton, Ernest Eversole, Ernest Owens, Ernie
& Janie Caudill, Elsie & Myrtle Blair, Estella Adams, Estill Jent, Ettie & Rebecca Jane Caudill,
Evelyn Poore, Ezzie Blair, Fairless & Deborah
Collins, Faron & Dianna Banks, Floyd & Mary
Pinyerd, Forrester & Velma Caudill, Frank Blair,
Frankie & Carrie Blair, Franklin Smith Heirs (Roscoe Smith, Marjorie Blair), Freda Combs, Freddie
& Alice Campbell, Freddie Campbell, Freddie
Fields, Gano Caudill, Garland & Wanda Colley,
Garrett & Myra Eldridge, Gary & Michelle Strassner, Gary & Theresa Blair, Gary & Christa Sumner, Gary Combs Heirs (Orville Combs, Patricia
Combs), G.B. & Linda Ison, Gene & Beverly
Vanover, Genevia Roberson, Genevieve Benton,
George & Frankie Blair, George Crase Heirs
(Glenn Crase, Dania McDaniel, Lutichia Anderson,
Lee Crase, George Crase Jr, Arthur Crase, Robert Crase, Nora Crase, Herman Crase), Gideon
Blair, Gideon & Bertie Blair, Gillis & Vanessa &
Cornie Adams, Grace Caudill, Grant Eldridge Jr,
Gregory Combs, Gwen Fields & Jackie Gentry,
Hank & Demma Blair, Harold & Jamie Collins,
Hendricks Caudill Jr, Herbert & Josephine Halcomb, Herbert Ison Heirs (Thelma Ison, Louisa
Ison, Herbert Ison Jr, Delbert Ison), Herman &
Thelma Smith Heirs (Wesley Joe Smith, Herman
Smith Jr, Edward Smith, Billy Joe Smith, Marty
Amos Smith, William Chester Smith), Herman
Morton, Hillard & Sue Caudill, Homer Caudill,
Horace & Bertha Breeding, Hubert Eldridge, Ivan
Blair, Jack Bates, James & Anna Adams, James
& Janie Adams, James & Linda Collie, James &
Ova Whitaker, James & Sara Eldridge, James &
Sheen Hensley, James & Sheila Maggard, James
& Ann Combs, James Bowling, James Bryan,
James Crase, James Croucher, James E Bowling,
James Herbert Adams, James Jent, James Lundy
Adams, James McIntosh, James Michael Dixon,
James Michael Woods, Jamie Niece, Janet Dixon,
Jeff & Donna Back, Penny Lentz, Jeffery & Lou
Ann Hawkins, Jeffery Caudill (Whitaker Bank),
Jeffery John Hawkins, Jeremiah Missionary Baptist Church, Jerome & Yvonne Caudill, Jesse &
Acha Dimple Francis, Jessica Paige Frazier,
Jimie Faye Caudill, Jimmy & Ann Gilley, Jimmy
Ray Caudill, Joe & Edna Engle, Joe Hagans Heirs
(Lawrence Hagans, Grace McCravy, Thomas
Hagans, Priscilla Mungo, Viola Buckley), Joe III
& Sarah E Hall, Joanne Smith, John & Josephine
Breeding, John & Lisa Blair, John & Mary Combs,
John C Hale, John S Back Heirs (Lawrence Back),
John Singleton & Juanita Smith, Jonathan Griffie,
Jonathan Morton, Jonah Francis, Jonah Francis
Heirs (Cora Lee Francis, Lucinda Brown, Nancy
Francis, William Francis, Juanita Francis, Martha
Francis), Jonathan M Morton, Joseph & Gwendolyn Dixon, Joseph Matthew, Joseph Smith, Joy
Fay Back, Karl and Imogene Ashley, Katie Whitaker, Kemberly Spencer, Kenneth Allen Myers,
Kenneth & Collene Combs, Kenneth & Donna
Fannin, Kenneth Breeding, Kentucky River Coal
Corp, Kentucky River Properties LLC, Gary
Combs Heirs (Orville Combs, Patricia Combs),
Kodak Mining Company, Larrie Lee Caudill, Larry
& Geraldine Blair, Larry & Louise Back, Larry

Adams, Larry Combs, Larry Knight, Larry Tolliver,
Lassie Slone, Lawrence Combs, L.B. & Hattie
Slone, L.C. & Lucy Sparkman, Lenville Smith,
Letrel & Maxie Hampton, Lewis Hagans Heirs
(Robert Hagans, Nancy Welch, Revella Hagans,
Floretta Clayton, Paul Hagans), Linda Caudill,
Linda Day, Lionel Combs, Lisa Bates, Lonzo
Caudill, Loretta Stump, Louise Finley Estate
(Grover Cleveland Young), Lucille Tackett, Lucinda Brown Et Al (Marvin Rufus Bentley, Alice
Dexter Jones, James P Bentley, Lucinda Brown,
Howard Collins), Lunda Miller, Lundy Adams (c/o
James Adams), Lynn Sterlin Caudill, Manuel &
Bertie Smith, Manuel & Darlene Slone, Margaret
Nichols, Margarette & Gale Melton, Marie Perkins,
Marlin Back Estate (Doris Wayne), Martha Back
Heirs (Barbara Culp, Kathleen Crase), Martha
Cole, Martha Francis Et Al (Cora Lee Francis,
Lucinda Brown, Nancy Francis, William Francis,
Juanita Francis, Martha Francis), Marvin & Barbara Baker, Mary Blair, Mary Jo Blair, Mary Katherine Campbell, Mary Mullins, Matt White, Matthew Fields, Mattie Lou Back, Maudie Baker,
Maxie Lee Turner, Maynard & Ollie Thomas,
Mazie Caudill Heirs (Shirley Gibson, Lavita Caudill), Merle & Anna Caudill, Michael & Connie
Slone, Michael & Linda Ball, Michael & Linda Blair,
Michael & Verlene Eldridge, Michael Caudill, Michael Drew & Donna Smith Jones, Michele Amburgey, Mike White, Mildred Smith Adams, Mille
Caudill, Mitchell Caudill, Mitchell Wright, Monica
Ivey, Mountain Land Company, Nancy Francis,
Natural Resource Partners, Nellie Slone, Ollie
Couch Prater, Oma Adams Estate (John Adams),
Opal Duke, Ora Slone, Oscar Dixon Heirs (Don
Dixon), Otis Dean Branson Et Al (Otis Dean Branson, Joe Branson Jr, Lelah Joan Branson, Lyle
Branson, Susan Branson, Bill Reynolds, Richard
Reynolds), Pamela Revels, Parnell & Barbara
Fields, Pascal & Louise Dixon, Paul Asher, Paul
L & Beverly Adams, Paula Cardwell, Pauline Adkins, Peggy & Edwin Dale Collins, Philip Martin
Smith, Phillip Douglas Adams, Raleigh Cemetery,
Ralph & Tina Baker Norflett, Ralph Blair, Randy
& Carolyn Blair, Randy & John Allbritton, Ray
Prince, Raymond & Margaret Bowling, Raymond
& Verna Jent, Raymond & Ella Mae Mullins,
Rhoda Cook, Richard M Smith, Richmond Jent
Heirs (James Jent, Elenor Jent), Ricky & Brandie
Watts, Robert Back, Robert Collins, Robert Finley,
Roger & Patricia Miles, Roger & Brenda Blair,
Roger Crase, Roland & Evelyn C Blair, Ronald &
Dinah Lynn Blair, Rosie & Gardner Jent, Roy &
Michelle Eldridge, Roy & Tammy Slone, Roy
Hagans, Roy Mullins, Ruby Caudill, Ruth B Price,
Sam Collins Heirs (Jessie Collins, Sam Collins Jr,
Jack Swisher), Sam Johnson (c/o Dennis Johnson), Sam Johnson Heirs (Geraldine Davis, Paul
Johnson, Robert Johnson, Eugene Johnson,
Elijah Johnson, Edna Johnson, Trual Davis, Joyce
Mullins, Nannie Johnson, Judy Johnson), Sam
Ray Caudill Heirs (Stanley Caudill, Alta Caudill,
Verna May Ray, Watson Caudill, Ray Caudill, Evie
Finley, Stella Mae Ashman, Opal Gilbert, Mack
Caudill, Lynda Faye Cooper, Bruner Caudill, Mike
Caudill, Sandy Arnold, Catherine Barefoot, Steve
Caudill, Betty Caudill, Donnie Caudill, Jerry Caudill, Jack Caudill, Gene Caudill, Buford Caudill),
Sandra Back & Jeane Haywood & Lindsey Back,
Sanford Combs, Sapphire Coal Company, Sheila
Joshua & Jessia Maggard, Sherry Combs, Shirley
Back Fowler, Shirley Combs, Sidney Johnson,
Sim & Martha Blair, Simon Combs Heirs (Damon
Combs, Cynthia Moore, Angela T Combs), Sonia
Annette Smith, Stanley & Betty Sue Back, Steve
& Phyllis Adams, Sue Dotson, Terry Collins, Terry
Caudill, Terry Gene & Mattie Adams, Thomas &
Jimmy Back, Thomas Caudill Et Al (Cinda Blair,
Mollie Caudill, Thomas Caudill), Thomas Hayes,
Thomas Jent, Tim Back, Timberlands Inc., Timothy & Lisa Reed, Timothy Bruce Breeding, Tommy
& Malinda Back, Tommy H Smith, Tracy Nicole
Watts, Ute Caudill, Vance Jr & John C & Victor
Blair, Verlon & Bettie Breeding, Vernon & Patricia
Slone, Vernon and Audry Everage, Walden Gibson, Walter & Orpha Shell, Wanda Adams, Warren
G Amburgey, Watson Adams, Watson Caudill Jr,
Wayne & Brenda Adams, Wayne Curtis Collins,
Wayne Keith Adams, Wilber Hampton Jr, William
& Heather Phillips, William & Mary Diane Adams,
William & Tracey Reedy, William D & Martha
Smith, William D Smith, William J Morton, Wilma
Arnold, Wilma J Begley, Winfred & Neucedia,
Woolery & Gertrude Campbell, Zelda & Adeline
Hale. Mineral owners in the permitted area are
Anna M Bowens Heirs (Howard Caudill, Gladys
Caudill), Anthony Blair, Barney Back, Carr Fork
Lake, Clayton Shepherd, Courtney & Sandra
Adams, Davis & Lillie Campbell (c/o Lillie Hale),
Ebben & Ima Hodge Heirs (Gloria Hodge, Ebben
Hodge Jr), Elkhorn-Hazard Coal Corp, Elkhorn-
Hazard Coal Land Company LLC, Grant Blair
Heirs (Arnold Blair, Doshia Blair, Myrtle Blair,
Josia Blair Whitaker, Byrd Blair, Emmitt Blair,
Martha Jane Blair, Irene Blair Whitaker, Bulah Blair
Hampton, Dixie Blair Helphinstine, Arla Blair
Sheets, Bobby Jean Blair Edwards, Mary Blair,
Ruth Ann Blair, Jerald Blair, Brenda Blair Martin,
Larry Wayne Blair), Gwen Fields & Jackie Gentry,
Herbert Ison Heirs (Thelma Ison, Louisa Ison,
Herbert Ison Jr, Delbert Ison, Howard Family Ltd
Partners, Howard Land Management LLC, James
& Anna Adams, Jamie Niece, Janet Dixon, JE
Johnson Heirs (Julia Johnson Barrett, Louise
Johnson Pryor, GM Johnson, RM Johnson, Edward Johnson), Joseph & Carol Duke, Jimmy &
Judy Keen, JT Smith Heirs (Nancy Deaton, Lennille Smith, Curtis Smith, Hillard Ray Smith),
Kentucky River Coal Corp., Lisa Bates, Mary Jo
Blair, Natural Resource Partners, Opal Duke,
Philip Martin Smith, Richard M Smith, Roland &
Evelyn C Blair, Sam Collins Heirs (Jesse Collins,
Sam Collins Jr, Angela T Combs), Sam Johnson
Heirs (Geraldine Davis, Paul Johnson, Robert
Johnson, Eugene Johnson, Elijah Johnson, Edna
Johnson, Trual Davis, Joyce Mullins, Nannie
Johnson, Judy Johnson), Sandra Back & Jeane
Haywood & Lindsey Back, Timothy Bruce Breeding, Tommy H Smith, Vernon & Patricia Slone,
William D & Martha Slone, William D Smith, William Douglas Smith.

The application has been filed for public inspection
at the Department for Surface Mining Reclamation
and Enforcement’s Middlesboro Regional Office,
1804 East Cumberland Avenue, Middlesboro, KY
40965. Written comments, objections, or requests
for a permit conference must be filed with the
Director, Division of Permits, 300 Sower Blvd,
Frankfort, KY 40601.

NOTICE

Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case No. 17-P-63
In re:
estate of
BRETT PATRICK
MUEGEL
A Minor
NOTICE OF
APPOINTMENT
OF GUARDIAN
Pursuant to KRS
424.340, notice is
hereby given that Philip
Muegel was, on the 5th
day of April, 2017, appointed Guardian of the
estate of Brett Patrick
Muegel, of this county,
and all persons having
claims against said estate shall present same,
verified according to law,
to Gene Smallwood,
Process Agent, at his
present address, 127
Main St., Ste. C, Whitesburg, KY 41858, not
later than the 5th day of
October, 2017.
Larry D. Adams, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar
D.C.
__________________
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case # 16-P-47
In re:
the estate of
LULA M. BELCHER
NOTICE FOR
FINAL SETTLEMENT
Notice is hereby given
that on the 11th day
of April, 2017, Jennifer
L. Sparks, Executrix of
the estate of Lula M.
Belcher, deceased, filed
her First and Final Report and Settlement. A
hearing date has been
set for the 17th day of
May, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.
in the Letcher District
Court. Any exceptions
are to be filed before
the hearing date. If no
exceptions are filed or
taken hereto, said report
will be approved and
confirmed.
Dated this 11th day of
April, 2017.
Larry D. Adams, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar
D.C.
__________________
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case # 16-P-187
In re:
the estate of
CHARLIE WHITAKER
NOTICE FOR
FINAL SETTLEMENT
Notice is hereby given
that on the 11th day
of April, 2017, Marvin
Whitaker, Administrator
of the estate of Charlie Whitaker, deceased,

NOTICE

filed his First and Final
Report and Settlement.
A hearing date has been
set for the 17th day of
May, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.
in the Letcher District
Court. Any exceptions
are to be filed before
the hearing date. If no
exceptions are filed or
taken hereto, said report
will be approved and
confirmed.
Dated this 11th day of
April, 2017.
Larry D. Adams, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar
D.C.
(4-26-1p)
__________________
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #17-P-60
In re:
estate of:
LOWELL BOGGS
deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340 notice is hereby given that Rowena
Boggs was on the 12th
day of April, 2017, appointed Executrix 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 Executrix at
her present address, 90
Muriel Dr., Cornettsville,
KY 41731 not later than
the 12th day of October,
2017.
Larry D. Adams, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar,
Deputy Clerk
(4-26-1p)
__________________
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #17-P-62
In re:
estate of:
DON BENTLEY
deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340 notice is hereby
given that Jean Bentley
was on the 12th day of
April, 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, 63 Tree Top
Rd., Seco, KY 41849 not
later than the 12th day of
October, 2017.
Larry D. Adams, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar,
Deputy Clerk
(4-26-1p)
__________________

NOTICE

Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case No. 17-P-68
In re:
estate of
CHARLEIGH SPANGLER A Minor
NOTICE OF
APPOINTMENT
OF GUARDIAN
Pursuant to KRS
424.340, notice is
hereby given that Kristy
Spangler was, on the
12th day of April, 2017,
appointed Guardian of
the estate of Charleigh
Spangler, of this county,
and all persons having
claims against said estate shall present same,
verified according to law,
to said Guardian at her
present address, 7150
HWY 931 N, Whitesburg, KY 41858, not
later than the 12th day
of October, 2017.
Larry D. Adams, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar,
D.C.
__________________
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #17-P-69
In re:
estate of:
JOSEPH ELLIS
MAGGARD
deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340 notice is hereby
given that Joseph Lee
Maggard was on the
12th day of April, 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, 316 Scott Ave.,
Cumberland, KY 40823,
not later than the 12th
day of October, 2017.
Larry D. Adams, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar,
Deputy Clerk
__________________
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #17-P-72
In re:
estate of:
ALLEN DAVID CORNETT deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340 notice is hereby
given that Alan Cornett
was on the 12 day of
April, 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,
1541 HWY 510, Gordon,
KY 41819 not later than
the 12 day of October,
2017.
Larry D. Adams, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar,
Deputy Clerk
__________________
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #17-P-73
In re:
estate of:
SUNSET BREEDING
deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340 notice is hereby
given that Brenda Breeding was on the 12 day of
April, 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, 162 Shady Dr.
#12, Whitesburg, KY
41858 not later than the
12 day of October, 2017.
Larry D. Adams, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar,
Deputy Clerk
(4-26-1p)
__________________
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #17-P-74
In re:
estate of:
SAMUEL TILDEN
WRIGHT JR.
deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340 notice is hereby
given that Samuel T.
Wright III was on the
14th day of April, 2017,
appointed Executor 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
Executor at his present
address, P.O. Box 64,
Mayking, KY 41837 not
later than the 14th day
of October, 2017.
Larry D. Adams, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar,
Deputy Clerk
__________________
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #17-P-75
In re:
estate of:
CHARLES RAY TACKETT deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340 notice is hereby
given that Donnie Polly
was on the 19th day of
April, 2017, appointed
Executor 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
Executor at his present address, 1655 Bill
Moore Br., Whitesburg,
KY 41858 not later than
the 19th day of October,
2017.
Larry D. Adams, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar,
Deputy Clerk
(4-26-1p)
__________________
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #17-P-77
In re:
estate of:
JOHN H. SHEPHERD
deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340 notice is hereby
given that Anneatta Gail
Shepherd was on the
19th day of April, 2017,
appointed Executrix 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
Executrix at her present
address, P.O. Box 645,
Neon, KY 41840 not
later than the 19th day
of October, 2017.
Larry D. Adams, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar,
Deputy Clerk
(4-26-1p)
__________________
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #17-P-70
In re:
estate of:
BETTY CAROLYN
LEWIS
deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340 notice is hereby
given that Steven Ray
Lewis was on the 19th
day of April, 2017, appointed Executor 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 Executor
at his present address,
4737 Boca Lane, Lexington, KY 40515 not
later than the 19th day
of October, 2017.
Larry D. Adams, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar,
Deputy Clerk
(4-26-1p)
__________________
NOTICE
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher Circuit Court
Civil Action No.
15-CI-00320
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Plaintiff
V.
Joey Caudill AKA Joey
Dean Caudill;
Alecia Caudill AKA Alicia
Caudill;
Unknown Defendant,
Spouse of Carmel
Hampton;
United States of America, Secretary of
Housing and Urban Development Defendants
NOTICE OF MASTER
COMMISSIONER
SALE
By virtue of a Judgment
and Order of Sale entered by the Letcher
Circuit Court on the 18th
day of July, 2016 and
Order Referring Case to
Master Commissioner
for Judicial Sale and
Order to Reschedule
Master Commissioner
Sale entered on the 27th
day of February, 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,

NOTICE

Kentucky on Tuesday,
May 2, 2017, beginning
on or about the hour of
10:00 a.m., local time
and continuing until the
sale is concluded to the
highest bidder at public
auction, the following
described real property
lying in Letcher County,
Kentucky:
886 Highway 3401,
Whitesburg, KY 41858
PIDN: 058-10-00-005.00
The Court finds that the
subject real estate is
indivisible and cannot be
divided without materially impairing its value
and the value of Plaintiff’s lien thereon and
shall be sold as a whole.
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 indebtedness involved in this action is
$159,244.30 together
with interest at the rate
of 4.2500 percent per
annum from December
30, 2015 until paid, plus
late charges, advances
for taxes and insurance
and its costs herein expended, including a reasonable attorney fee in
the amount of $1,530.00
and for any other fees
expended for services
performed in connection
with the Defendant’s
default, including court
costs in the amount of
$ 848.56 and for the
purposes of protecting
Plaintiff’s interest in the
property and its rights
under the mortgage instrument; the cost of
this action and its costs
herein expended, including the cost of the sale.
DATED this 6th day of
April, 2017.
Daniel F. Dotson
Master Commissioner
Letcher Circuit Court
(4-12-3b)
__________________
NOTICE
Commonwealth Of
Kentucky
Letcher Circuit Court
Civil Action No.
16-CI-00183
US Bank National Association Plaintiff
V.
Joshua A. Meade;
Jamie L. Meade
A/K/A Jamie Meade;
Kentucky Housing Corporation Defendants
NOTICE OF MASTER
COMMISSIONER
SALE
By virtue of a Judgment
and Order of Sale and
Order Referring Case to
Master Commissioner
for Judicial Sale entered
by the Letcher Circuit
Court on the 16th day of
February 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,
May 9, 2017, beginning
on or about the hour of
10:30 a.m., local time
and continuing until the
sale is concluded to the
highest bidder at public
auction, the following
described real property
lying in Letcher County,
Kentucky:
Property Address: 198
Elk Drive, Jenkins, KY
41537
Tax ID No.: 053-70-02-
004.00
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
due within thirty (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 successful bidder(s)
at the sale, at bidder’s
own expense, may carry
fire and extended insurance coverage on the
improvements from the
date of sale until the
purchase price is fully
paid, in an amount at
least sufficient to cover a
loss to the extent of the
court-appraised value
of the improvements

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or the unpaid balance
of the purchase price,
whichever is less, with
the loss-payable clause
to the Master Commissioner. Failure of the
purchaser to effect such
insurance coverage shall
not affect the validity
of the sale or the purchaser’s liability thereunder, but shall entitle,
but not require, any party
adjudicated an interest
in the Real Property,
after giving notice to the
Master Commissioner,
to effect said insurance
and furnish evidence of
the policy to the Master Commissioner. The
premium on the insurance policy shall then be
charged to the purchaser
as purchaser’s cost.
The purchaser shall take
the real property free
and clear of the claims of
the parties to this action,
properly before the Court
subject to the following:
All current year ad valorem real estate taxes not
yet due and payable and
all taxes due thereafter.
Easements, restrictions
and stipulations of record affecting the real
property.
Any assessments for
public improvements
properly levied against
the real property.
Any matters which would
be disclosed by an accurate survey or inspection
of the real property.
Any right of redemption
that may exist in favor of
the Defendants.
The indebtedness involved in this action is
$62,201.92 plus interest
in accordance with the
terms of the Note on said
judgment at the current
rate of 4.75000% from
the date referenced in
the Account Status Affidavit, 10/01/2016, until
paid plus additional fees,
costs and expenses in
accordance with the
terms of the Note and
Mortgage including advances in payment of
ad valorem taxes, insurance premiums, assessments, weatherization
and preservation of the
real property; attorney’s
fees, title abstract and
title update fees paid or
agreed to be paid for the
prosecution of this matter; the cost of this action and its costs herein
expended, including the
cost of the sale.
DATED this 12th day of
April, 2017.
Daniel F. Dotson
Master Commissioner
Letcher Circuit Court
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NOTICE
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher Circuit Court
Civil Action No.
12-CI-00270
First Federal Savings
And Loan
Association Of Hazard,
Kentucky
Plaintiff
V.
James Christopher West
And Tabitha C. West,
His Wife
And
Commonwealth Of Kentucky, Division Of Unemployment Insurance
Defendants
NOTICE OF MASTER
COMMISSIONER
SALE
By virtue of a Findings
of Fact, Conclusions of
Law, Summary Judgment and order of Sale
and Order Referring
Case to Master Commissioner for Judicial Sale
entered by the Letcher
Circuit Court on the 16th
day of February 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,
May 9, 2017, beginning
on or about the hour of
10:45 a.m., local time
and continuing until the
sale is concluded to the
highest bidder at public
auction, the following
described real property
lying in Letcher County,
Kentucky:
A certain tractor parcel
of land, lying and being in Letcher County,
Kentucky, and more particularly bounded and
described as follows:
Beginning at a steel post
on the 4th corner of a
deed from Jacob and
Irene Sizemore to Willie West dated April 22,
1980 recorded in Deed
Book 250, page 301,
records of the Letcher
County Clerk’s Office,
at the county road rightof way and corner of the
Grantors and Frank and
Jennie Adams property;
thence with the county
road right-of-way toward
the mouth of the Bee
Tree Hollow a distance
of 90’ to a steel fence
post; thence a 90 degrees angle up the hill
a distance of 150’ to a
steel fence post; thence
a right angle running

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parallel with the county
road and back up Bee
Tree Hollow, a distance
of 90’ to the Grantor’s
outside property line, a
common line with Frank
and Jennie Adams, at
a steel post; thence a
ninety degrees angle
back down the hill with
the Grantor’s outside
property line, a common
with Fran and Jennie
Adams, a distance of
150’ to the beginning
point on the county road
right of way. (Description
furnished by sellers.)
Being all of the same
property conveyed to
James Christopher West
and Tabitha C. West,
his wife, by Deed from
Christopher West and
Anora West, his wife,
dated September 27,
2010, and recorded in
Deed Book 408, page
428, records of the
Letcher County Clerk’s
office.
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
due within thirty (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 costs involved in this
action are $5,039.86 as
of December 22, 2016
plus interest accruing
thereon at the rate of
7.75% per annum from
and after said date until
the date of this Judgment and at the maximum rate of interest from
and after said date until
paid, plus court costs
plus an attorney fee of
$2,500.00 to the Plaintiff’s attorney; the cost of
this action and its costs
herein expended, including the cost of the sale.
DATED this 13th day of
April, 2017.
Daniel F. Dotson
Master Commissioner
Letcher Circuit Court
(4-19-3b)

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execution be levied
thereupon, no replevy
shall be allowed.
The sale shall be subject
to all real and personal
property and unpaid
ad valorem taxes assessed for the fiscal year
2016 and all subsequent
years.
The hereinabove described real and personal property shall be
sold free and clear of
the claims, interest, liens
and encumbrances of all
parties herein except restrictions and easements
appearing of record in
the Letcher County
Clerk’s Office.
The indebtedness involved in this action
is $the principal sum
in rem of $ 8,502.45
plus unpaid interest of
$207.25 plus late charges of $94.04 plus other
fees of $1,577.43 plus
Forced Place Insurance
of $382.55 for a total
payoff of $10,763.72
as of April 11, 2016; till
paid in full plus court
costs and a reasonable
attorney fee; the cost of
this action and its costs
herein expended, including the cost of the sale.
DATED this 20th day of
April, 2017.
Daniel F. Dotson
Master Commissioner
Letcher Circuit Court
(4-26-1b)
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NOTICE
Commonwealth Of
Kentucky
Letcher Circuit Court
Civil Action No.
16-CI-00271
Community Trust Bank,
Inc.
Plaintiff
V.
Billy W. Shepherd;
Myrtle Shepherd;
Secretary of Housing
and
Urban Development and
MSW Capital, LLC
Defendants
NOTICE OF MASTER
COMMISSIONER
SALE
By virtue of a Judgment
and order of Sale and
Order Referring Case to
Master Commissioner
for Judicial Sale entered
by the Letcher Circuit
Court on the 27th day of
February, 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, May 3, 2017 beginning on or about the hour
of 1:45 p.m., local time
and continuing until the
sale is concluded to the
highest bidder at public
auction, the following
described real property
lying in Letcher County,
Kentucky and described
as follows:
Property Address: 2801
Highway 931 N.
Whitesburg, KY 41858
Map No.: 048-00-00-
052.00
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 thirty (30)
days credit.
The purchaser or purchasers of the property
shall give bond for the
purchase price with good
and sufficient surety,
with the bond to be approved by the Master
Commissioner, payable
to the Master Commissioner and shall bear
interest at the legal rate
per annum from the date
of sale until paid. The
bond shall have the full
force and effect of a
Judgment and should
execution be levied
thereupon, no replevy
shall be allowed.
The sale shall be subject
to all real and personal
property and unpaid
ad valorem taxes assessed for the fiscal year
2016 and all subsequent
years.
The hereinabove described real and personal property shall be
sold free and clear of
the claims, interest, liens
and encumbrances of all
parties herein except restrictions and easements
appearing of record in
the Letcher County
Clerk’s Office.
The indebtedness involved in this action
is the principal sum in
rem of $ 117,000.66
plus unpaid interest of
$9,054.14 plus other
fees of $646.50, plus late
charges of $1,325.34
plus an escrow balance
of $3,200.26 for a total
payoff of $131,226.90
plus interest accruing daily at a rate of
$19.9063623 (as of October 4, 2016) the cost of
this action and its costs
herein expended, including the cost of the sale.
DATED this 20th day of
April, 2017.
Daniel F. Dotson
Master Commissioner
Letcher Circuit Court
(4-26-1b)
__________________

__________________
NOTICE
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher Circuit Court
Civil Action No.
16-CI-00126
Community Trust Bank,
Inc.
Plaintiff
V.
Estate of Remonia J.
Howard;
Brandon Howard, Individually And as Administrator
of the
Estate of Remonia J.
Howard;
Unknown Spouse of
Brandon Howard;
Matthew David Howard;
Unknown Spouse of
Matthew David Howard;
Jamie Lynn Maxey and
the
Unknown Spouse of Jamie Lynn Maxey
Defendants
NOTICE OF MASTER
COMMISSIONER
SALE
By virtue of a Judgment
and order of Sale and
Order Referring Case to
Master Commissioner
for Judicial Sale entered
by the Letcher Circuit
Court on the 16th day of
February, 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, May 3, 2017 beginning on or about the hour
of 1:30 p.m., local time
and continuing until the
sale is concluded to the
highest bidder at public
auction, the following
described real property
lying in Letcher County,
Kentucky and described
as follows:
Property Address: 511
Sergent Road
Thornton, KY 41855
Map No.: 050-10-00-
059.00
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 thirty (30)
days credit.
The purchaser or purchasers of the property
shall give bond for the
purchase price with good
and sufficient surety,
with the bond to be approved by the Master
Commissioner, payable
to the Master Commissioner and shall bear
interest at the legal rate
per annum from the date
of sale until paid. The
bond shall have the full
force and effect of a
Judgment and should

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NOTICE
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher Circuit Court
Civil Action No.
15-CI-00293
Nationstar Mortgage
LLC
Plaintiff
V.
Stuart Gibson;
Unknown Spouse of Stuart Gibson;
Darlene Gibson
Defendants
NOTICE OF MASTER
COMMISSIONER
SALE
By virtue of a Judgment
and order of Sale and
Order Referring Case to
Master Commissioner
for Judicial Sale entered
by the Letcher Circuit
Court on the 16th day of
February, 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, May 3, 2017 beginning on or about the hour
of 2:00 p.m., local time
and continuing until the
sale is concluded to the
highest bidder at public
auction, the following
described real property
lying in Letcher County,
Kentucky and described
as follows:
Property Address: 189
Elm Street
Jenkins, KY 41537
Map No.: 053-80-02-
046-00
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 thirty (30)
days credit.
The purchaser or purchasers of the property
shall give bond for the
purchase price with good
and sufficient surety,
with the bond to be approved

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by the Master
Commissioner, payable
to the Master Commissioner and shall bear
interest at the legal rate
per annum from the date
of sale until paid. The
bond shall have the full
force and effect of a
Judgment and should
execution be levied
thereupon, no replevy
shall be allowed.
The successful bidder(s)
at the sale, at bidder’s
own expense, may carry
fire and extended insurance coverage on the
improvements from the
date of sale until the
purchase price is fully
paid, in an amount at
least sufficient to cover a
loss to the extent of the
court-appraised value
of the improvements
on the Real Property
or the unpaid balance
of the purchase price,
whichever is less, with
the loss-payable clause
to the Master Commissioner. Failure of the
purchaser to effect such
insurance coverage shall
not affect the validity
of the sale or the purchaser’s liability there
under but shall entitle
but not require any party
adjudicated an interest
in the Real Property,
after giving notice to the
Master Commissioner, to
effect said insurance and
furnish evidence of the
policy to the Master commissioner. The premium
on the insurance policy
shall then be charged
to the purchaser as purchaser’s cost.
The purchaser at the
Master Commissioner’s
sale shall take the Real
Property free and clear
of the claims of the parties to this action, properly before the Court
subject to the following:
All current year ad valorem real estate taxes not
yet due and payable and

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all taxes due thereafter.
b. Easements, restrictions and stipulations of
record affecting the Real
Property.
c. Any assessments for
public improvements
properly levied against
the Real Property.
d. Any matters which
would be disclosed by
an accurate survey or
inspection of the Real
Property.
e. Any right of redemption that may exist in
favor of the Defendants.
The indebtedness involved in this action is
$93,763.51 plus interest
in accordance with the
terms of the Note, on
said judgment at the
current rate of 5.25000%
from the date referenced
in the Account Status
Affidavit, 12/19/2016
until paid plus additional
fees, costs and expenses in accordance with
the terms of the Note
and Mortgage, including
advances in payment
of ad valorem taxes,
insurance premiums,
assessments, weatherization and preservation
of the Real Property; the
cost of this action and its
costs herein expended,
including the cost of the
sale.
DATED this 20th day of
April, 2017.
Daniel F. Dotson
Master Commissioner
Letcher Circuit Court
(4-26-1b)
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NOTICE
Hardshell Tipples, Inc.
v.
Pine Creek Energy, Inc.,
Steve Singleton;
Unknown Owners or
Claimants;
Star Equipment Corp.,
d/b/a E-Z Haul
To: Steve Singleton and
Unknown Owners or

NOTICE

Claimants
On the 30th day of
March, 2017, I was appointed Warning Order
Attorney in the Letcher
Circuit Court action:
Hardshell Tipples, Inc.
v. Pine Creek Energy,
Inc., Steve Singleton,
Unknown Owners or
Claimants, and Sta
Equipment Corp., d/b/a
E-Z Haul by the Clerk of
the Letcher Circuit Court.
It is my duty to notify
Steve Singleton and
the Unknown Owners
or Claimants, that the
Plaintiff, Hardshell Tipples, Inc., has filed a
Complaint in the Letcher
Circuit Court and is demanding a Judgment
against you.
If you care to contest this
action, please contact
me or an attorney of your
choosing so that your
defense to this action
maybe placed before
the Court.
If you do not care to contest this action, please
contact, Jeanne Kincer
Channell, Warning Order
Attorney, at 7569 Highway 119 North, Jenkins,
Kentucky 41537, or 606-
633-0676 immediately
so that I may make your
intentions known to the
Court.
Be further advised, that
unless you file an Answer to this action within
fifty (50) days from the
date of my appointment,
judgment may be taken
against you by default.
A copy of the surveyors
map may be viewed
at the office of Jeanne
Channell Kincer, 7569
Highway 119 North, Jenkins, Kentucky 41537,
or by calling: 606-633-
0676. Telephone Number: 606-633-0676.
(4-26-2b)
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NOTICE OF INTENTION
TO MINE

Pursuant to Application Number 867-0511,
Renewal

In accordance with KRS 350.055, notice is hereby
given that Revelation Energy, LLC PO Box 189,
Lackey, KY 41643 has applied for renewal of a
permit for an existing surface coal mining and
reclamation operation located 1.05 miles north of
Fleming-Neon and 2.19 miles west of McRoberts
in Letcher County. The operation will disturb
150.04 surface acres and will underlie 17.99
acres, making the total permit area 168.03 acres

The proposed operation is approximately 0.36
miles northeast from Goose Creek Road’s junction with KY 317 and located 0.01 north of Yonts
Creek. The proposed operation is located on the
Jenkins West USGS 7 1/2 minute quadrangle
map. The operation will use the contour, auger
and area methods of surface mining. The surface
area to be disturbed is owned by David Whitaker,
Charles Tackett, Starla Hampton, Ravenna Simmons, McKinley Tackett, Revelation Energy, LLC,
Clark Yonts, Debra Webb, Johnny Jr. & Suzanne
Ramsey and Ben & Cindi Hall. The operation
will underlie land owned by David Whitaker and
The Elkhorn Coal Company, LLC.

The application has been filed for public inspection
at the Department for Surface Mining Reclamation
and Enforcement’s Pikeville Regional Office, 121
Mays Branch Road, Pikeville, Kentucky 41501.
Written comments, objections, or requests for a
permit conference must be filed with the Director of the Division of Permits, 300 Sower Blvd.,
Frankfort, Kentucky 40601.

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 I on Increment No. 1 of Permit Number
867-5313, which was last issued on November
30, 2015. Increment No. 1 covers an area of approximately 14.12 acres and located 1.25 miles
east of Premium in Letcher County.

The permit is approximately 1.90 miles east from
KY 588’s junction with KY 160 and located on the
North Fork of the Kentucky River. The latitude is
37°07’37”. The longitude is 82°53’ 6”.

The bond now in effect for Increment No. 1 of
Permit Number 867-5313 is a Surety Bond in the
amount of one hundred thirty-five thousand one
hundred dollars ($135,100.00). Approximately
sixty percent (60%) of the bond of one hundred
thirty-five thousand one hundred ($135,100.00) is
included in the application for release.

Reclamation work performed on Increment No.
1 includes: backfilling, final grading and seeding
completed in January 2017.

Written comments, objections, and requests for a
public hearing or informal conference must be filed
with the Director, Division of Field Services, 300
Swer Blvd., 2nd Floor, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601
by June 16, 2017.

A public hearing on the application has been
scheduled for June 19, 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 June 16, 2017.

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