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NOTICE
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #21-P-00057
In re:
estate of:
BILLY JOE STIDHAM
deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340, notice is
hereby given that Linda Stidham was on
the 17th day of March,

NOTICE OF PUBLIC
HEARING

Notice is hereby given that
the Kentucky Public Service Commission (the
“Commission”) will conduct a virtual public hearing beginning at 9:00 a.m.
Eastern Daylight Savings
Time on Tuesday, April 6,
2021 in the Richard Raff
Hearing Room (Hearing
Room 1) at its offices at
211 Sower Boulevard,
Frankfort, Kentucky
40601. The hearing is
scheduled to continue on
April 7, 2021 beginning at
9:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight
Savings Time and April 8,
2021 beginning at 10:00
a.m. Eastern Daylight Savings Time. The hearing is
for the purposes of crossexamination of the witnesses of Kentucky Power
Company and taking evidence on the issues in
Case No. 2020-00174 regarding the reasonableness of Tariff Net Metering
Service I and Tariff Net
Metering Service II proposed by Kentucky Power
Company. The hearing
will be streamed live and
may be viewed on the
PSC website at
psc.ky.gov. Public comments may be made at the
beginning of the hearing.
Those wishing to make
oral comments may do so
by following the instructions on the PSC website
at psc.ky.gov.

2021, appointed Administratrix 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, 269
Bill Moore Branch,
Whitesburg, KY 41858
not later than the 17th
day of September,
2021.
Mike Watts, Clerk
By: Robin R. Sexton
Deputy Clerk
(3-24-1p)
_________________
NOTICE
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #21-P-00061
In re:
the estate of:
JORDAN COLE
FIELDS
deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340, notice is hereby given that Missy
Fields was on the 17th
day of March, 2021,
appointed Administratrix 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, 2050 Box
Fork, Whitesburg, KY
41858 (P.O. Box 112,
Mayking, KY 41837)
not later than the 17th
day of September,
2021.
Mike Watts, Clerk
By: Robin R. Sexton
Deputy Clerk
(3-24-1p)
_________________
NOTICE
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #21-P-62
In re:
the estate of:
STEPHEN MEADE
deceased

NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340, notice is hereby given that Stephanie
Meade Collins was on
the 17 day of March,
2021, appointed Administratrix 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, 510
Trap Fork, Kimper, KY
41539 not later than
the 17 day of September, 2021.
Mike Watts, Clerk
By: Melissa Claar
Deputy Clerk
(3-24-1p)
_________________
NOTICE
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #21-P-63
In re:
the estate of:
JIMMY DEWAYNE
MARTIN
deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340, notice is
hereby given that Molly

May Martin was on the
17 day of March, 2021,
appointed Administratrix 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, 428 Stinking Branch, Thornton,
KY 41855 not later than
the 17 day of September, 2021.
Mike Watts, Clerk
By: Melissa Claar
Deputy Clerk
(3-24-1p)
_________________
NOTICE
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #21-P-124
In re:
estate of:
GEORGE S. COUCH
deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340, notice is
hereby given that Eileen Couch was on
the 17 day of March,
2021, appointed Administratrix 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, 5728
Thornton Rd., Thornton, KY 41855 not later
than the 17 day of September, 2021.
Mike Watts, Clerk
By: Melissa Claar
Deputy Clerk
(3-24-1p)
_________________
NOTICE
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher Circuit Court
Civil Action No.
20-CI-00145
Vanderbilt Mortgage
And Finance, Inc.
Plaintiff
V.
Virgil G. Baker A/K/A
Glen Baker;
Goldie R. Baker; Midland Funding, LLC;
Letcher County, Kentucky; Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Division of Unemployment Insurance
Defendants
NOTICE OF MASTER
COMMISSIONER
SALE
By virtue of a Default
Judgment In Rem and
Order of Sale and Order Referring Case to
Master Commissioner
for Judicial Sale entered

on February 12,
2021, by the Letcher Circuit Court, 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 Thursday, April 8,
2021, beginning on
or about the hour of
1:15 p.m. local time
and continuing until the
sale is concluded to the
highest bidder at public
auction, the following
real estate and mobile
home with improvements thereon, situated in Letcher County,
Kentucky:
Property Address: 256
Madden Ln.
Whitesburg, Kentucky
41858
Map ID No.: 018-00-
00-101.05
Mobile Home: 2007
Clayton Manufactured
Home
Serial No.: CWP018347TNAB The real property shall
be sold as a whole
along with the mobile
home situated on the
real property free and
clear of all liens and
claims of any party to
this action.
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 ten percent (10%)
of the purchase price
with the balance on
credit for 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 7.65% per
annum from the date of
sale until paid.
The purchaser of the
real property and mobile home shall be
required to pay ad valorem taxes for the year
2020 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 or the
Plaintiff herein.
The costs involved
in this action are
$ 106,219.31 as of
January 6, 2021 with
interest thereon at the
contract rate of 7.65%
per annum until the
date of entry hereof
and thereafter at the
contract rate until paid;
the cost of this action
and its costs herein
expended, including
the cost of the sale.
Health and safety measures to include social
distancing and the use
of facial coverings over
the nose and mouth will
be required at all sales.
DATED this 10th day of
March, 2021.
Daniel F. Dotson
Master Commissioner
Letcher Circuit Court
(3-17-3b)

NOTICE OF INTENTION
TO MINE

Pursuant To Application # 867-0552,
Operator Change 1

In accordance with 405 KAR 8:010, notice is
hereby given that Nally & Hamilton Enterprises,
Inc., P.O. Box 157, Bardstown, Kentucky 40004
intends to revise Permit 867-0552 to add an
additional operator. The additional operator will
be Commonwealth Mining, LLC, 145 George
Street Suite E, Beckley, West Virginia 25801.
The operator presently approved in the permit is
the permittee.

The proposed operation is ±3.5 miles east of the
junction of US 119 and SR 932 and the nearest
stream is Meadow Branch. The operation is located on the Flat Gap and Whitesburg U.S.G.S.
7 ½ minute quadrangle maps.

The application has been filed for public inspection
at the Department for Surface Mining
Reclamation and Enforcement, Middlesboro
Regional Office, 1804 East Cumberland Avenue,
Middlesboro, Kentucky 40965. Written comments
or objections must be filed with the Director,
Division of Permits, 300 Sower Blvd., Frankfort,
Kentucky 40601. All comments or objections must
be received within fifteen (15) days of today’s date.

NOTICE OF INTENTION
TO MINE

Pursuant to Application No. 867-5312
Renewal 5

In accordance with KRS 350.055, notice is hereby
given that Sapphire Coal Company, 1073 Riverview Street, Grundy, VA 24614, has applied for
renewal of a permit for an existing underground
coal mining and reclamation operation located
0.5 miles northeast of Hot Spot in Letcher County.
The proposed operation will disturb 48.73 surface
acres a total area of 48.73 acres within the permit
boundary.

The operation is approximately 0.5 miles northeast
from KY Highway 160’s junction with Johnson
Branch Road and located south of Smoot Creek.
The operation is located on the Blackey/Roxana
U.S.G.S. 7.5 minute quadrangle map. The operation will use the underground room and pillar
mining method.

The surface owners for the permit area is Kentucky River Coal Corporation, Sapphire Coal
Company, and KYCOGA Company LLC.

The application has been filed for public inspection
at the Department for Mining Reclamation and
Enforcement’s Pikeville Regional Office, 121 Mays
Branch Road, Pikeville, Kentucky 41501-9331.
Written comments, objections or requests for a
permit conference must be filed with the Director,
Division of Mine Permits, 300 Sower Boulevard,
Frankfort, Kentucky 40601.

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