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NOTICE
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #19-P-252
In re:
the estate of:
DONALD LEE
QUILLEN
deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340, notice is hereby given that Panthea
Quillen was on the 4
day of December, 2019
appointed Executrix 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,
160 HWY 931 S.,
Whitesburg, KY 41858,
not later than the 4 day
of June, 2020.
Mike Watts, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar,
Deputy Clerk

NOTICE
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #19-P-254
In re:
the estate of:
PEARL ELIZABETH
NOBLE
Deceased
NOTICE
Pursuant to KRS
424.340, notice is hereby given that Charles
W. Noble II was, on
the 4 day of December, 2019 appointed
Executor 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, 3337 Lake
Shore Dr., Bowling
Green, KY 42104, not
later than the 4 day of
June, 2020.
Mike Watts, Clerk
By: Melissa D. Claar,

Deputy Clerk
(12-11-1p)
_________________
NOTICE
Commonwealth Of
Kentucky
Letcher Circuit Court
Civil Action No.
18-CI-00162
21st Mortgage Corporation Plaintiff
Vs.
Lawrence Sexton; Regina Sexton;
Letcher County, Kentucky Defendants
NOTICE OF MASTER
COMMISSIONER
SALE
By virtue of an Order
to Reschedule Master
Commissioner’s Sale
entered by the Letcher
Circuit Court of the
25th day of October,
2019, and Order Referring Case To Master Commissioner for
Judicial Sale entered
by the Letcher Circuit

Court on the 13th
day of May, 2019, 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, December
17, 2019, 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
real estate and mobile
home with improvements thereon, situated in Letcher County,
Kentucky:
Property Address:
9936 Highway 119
North
Jenkins, KY 41537
Map ID No.: 053-00-
00-027.01
Mobile Home: 2016
Clayton Mobile Home
Serial No.: CWP032265TN

The purchaser or successful bidder can elect
to pay full 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 contract rate
of 9.45% 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
2018 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.
The indebtedness involved in this action
is $27,571.57 as of
June 15, 2018, with
interest thereon at the
contract rate of 9.45%
per annum, until paid;
the cost of this action
and its costs herein
expended, including
the cost of the sale.
DATED this 19th day of
November, 2019.
Daniel F. Dotson
Master Commissioner
Letcher Circuit Court
(11-27-3b)
_________________

NOTICE
Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher Circuit Court
Civil Action No.
19-CI-00094
Federation of Appalachian Housing Enterprises,
Inc.
Plaintiff
V.
Notice Of Master Commissioner Sale
Heather Milam Slone
A/K/A Heather J. Milam; Larry Slone, Jr.;
Unknown Occupants of
442 Henry Hutton Rd;
And Letcher County,
KY
Defendants
NOTICE OF MASTER
COMMISSIONER
SALE
By virtue of a Default
Judgment, In Rem,
Summary Judgment
and Order of Sale and
Order Referring Case
To Master Commissioner for Judicial Sale
entered by the Letcher
Circuit Court on the
14th day of October,
2019, 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,
December 17, 2019,
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
real estate and mobile
home with improvements thereon, situated in Letcher County,
Kentucky:
Property Address: 442
Henry Hutton Road,
Neon, KY 41840.
Lot and House No. 227
and all other buildings
located thereon as designated and shown on
a map entitled map of
Fleming, KY. Beginning
at a stake on a line midway between House
No. 225 and House
No. 227. Witnessed S
79; 53 E 18 ft. to North
West corner of House
No. 227 and S 32:45 W
18 ft. to Northeast corner of House No. 225,
thence with a line midway between House
No. 225 and House
No. 227 S 23:34 E 75
feet to a stake, thence
N 66 26 E 62 ft. to a
stake on a line midway between House
No. 227 and House
No. 118, thence with a
line Midway between
House No. 227 and
House No. 118 N 23
34 E 75 ft. to a stake;
thence S 66 26 W 62 ft.
to the beginning containing 0.11 acres more
or less; Said property
being more particularly
known as 442 Henry
Hutton Road, Neon,
Kentucky.
AND BEING the same
property conveyed
to Heather J. Milam,
by deed dated June
7, 2007, of record in
Deed Book 390, Page
141, in the Office of the
Letcher County Court
Clerk.

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 to be
paid within thirty (30)
days. If the purchase
price is not paid in full,
the successful bidder
shall be required to
execute a bond with
surety thereon to be
approved by the Master Commissioner to
secure the unpaid portion of the purchase
price with the bond
to bear interest at the
rate of 12% per annum
from date of sale until
paid and the bond shall
have the same force
and effect as a judgment and shall remain
and be a lien on the
Subject Property until
fully paid.
The Subject Property shall be sold as a
whole, free and clear of
all liens of the parties
hereto; but it shall be
sold subject to:
a. Easements, restrictions, and stipulations
of record affecting said
property.
b. Any assessments
for public improvements levied against
the property.
c. Any matters disclosed by an accurate
survey or inspection of
the property.
The purchaser shall
be required to pay ad
valorem taxes for the
current tax year and all
subsequent years and
shall take the Subject
Property subject to all
restrictive covenants
and easements of record in the Letcher
County Clerk’s Office.
Said property shall be
sold subject to such
right of redemption as
may exist in favor of
Defendants, if any.
The risk of loss on
improvements on the
property passes to the
purchaser at time of
delivery of the Master
Commissioner’s deed
to said purchaser.
The indebtedness involved in this action
is $39,867.66, until
paid, plus accrued interest in the amount
of $4,485.24, plus a
release fee of $38.00,
plus unpaid insurance
due by borrower in the
amount of $1,922.82,
plus NSF fees in the
amount of $105.85,
plus property preservation fees in the amount
of $65.00, plus late
charges in the amount
of $576.45, plus court
costs expended herein,
including a reasonable
attorney’s fee in the
amount of $2,322,86
as of August 10, 2019,
subject to supplementation; the cost of this
action and its costs
herein expended, including the cost of the
sale.
DATED this 20th day of
November, 2019.
Daniel F. Dotson
Master Commissioner
Letcher Circuit Court
(11-27-3b)
_________________

NOTICE OF INTENTIONT TO MINE

Pursuant to Application Number 860-0551
Renewal 4

In accordance with KRS 350.055, notice is hereby
given that Blue Diamond Mining, LLC, 3228 Summit Square Place, Suite 180, Lexington, Kentucky
40509, has applied for a renewal of a permit for
a surface coal mining and reclamation operation
located approximately 0.5 miles north of Carcassonne in Letcher and Knott Counties. The proposed operation will disturb 761.07 surface acres
and 13.90 acres of auger acres, and the total area
within the permit boundary will be 764.87 acres.

The operation is approximately 2.0 miles southeast from KY 15’s junction with KY 160 and located
0.5 miles east of Defeated Creek.

The operation is located on the Blackey and Vicco
USGS 7½ minute quadrangles. The operation will
use the surface area and auger mining methods
of surface mining. The surface area is owned by
Carrs Fork Corporation, Montgomery Coal Corporation, Susan Jent, et.al. (Carolyn Miller, Hubert
and Geraldine Jent, Thomas and Jeanetta Jent,
Elmer and Patricia Jent, John and Glenda Jent,
LeRoy and Ellen Jent, Evalee Rogers, Ellen Asher,
Corina and Bruce A. Bates, Geneva and Gene
Pearl, Lena and Larry Beckley and Phyllis and
Doug Owens), H.D. Caudill, Leeco, Inc., Kodak
Mining Company, Lenville Smith, Crawford/Mulholland, Josephine Harris and Gwendolyn Fields.
The operation underlies land owned by Carrs Fork
Corporation and Josephine Harris.

The application has been filed for public inspection at the Division of Mine Reclamation and Enforcement’s Hazard Regional Office, 556 Village
Lane, P.O. Box 851, Hazard, Kentucky 41702.
Written comments, objections or requests for
a permit conference must be filed with the
Director, Division of Mine Permits, 300 Sower
Boulevard, Frankfort, KY 40601.

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO MINE

Pursuant to Application Number 867-5350,
Renewal

In accordance with KRS 350.055, notice is hereby
given that Kingdom Coal, LLC, 89 Daniel Boone
Dr., Barbourville, KY, 40906 applied for renewal
of permit 867-5350, located 2.0 miles northwest
of Whitesburg in Letcher County. The operation
will disturb 5.31 surface acres and 2228.9 underground area mining acres for a total of 2234.21
mining acres.

The operation is approximately 1.20 miles north
from KY 15’s junction with KY 931 and located on
Thompson’s Branch. The latitude is 37o-08’-04”.
The longitude is 82o-50’-08”.

The operation is located on the Mayking U.S.G.S.
7 ½ minute quadrangle map The surface area and
mineral is owned by Kingdom Resources, LLC
and WPP, LLC.

The application has been filed for public inspection
at the Department of 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 OF INTENTION TO MINE

Pursuant to Application Number 867-8061,
Renewal

In accordance with KRS 350.055, notice is
hereby given that Kingdom Coal, LLC, 89 Daniel
Boone Dr., Barbourville, KY, 40906 applied for
renewal of permit 867-8061,located 1.0 miles
northeast of Roxana in Letcher County. The
operation will disturb 27.00 surface acres.

The operation is approximately 1.50 miles east
from KY 160’s junction with KY 588 and located
0.25 miles north of Old House Branch. The latitude
is 37o-06’-38”. The longitude is 82o-56’-06”.

The operation is located on the Roxana and
Blackey U.S.G.S. 7 ½ minute quadrangle map.
The surface area and mineral is owned by Kentucky River Properties.

The application has been filed for public inspection
at the Department of 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 OF BOND RELEASE

Pursuant to Permit Number 848-0206

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 II and III bond release on increments
8 and 11 of permit no. 848-0206 and a phase
III bond release on increment 9 which was last
issued January 26, 2015. Increment no. 8 covers
an area of approximately 14.2 acres of surface
area. Increment no. 9 covers an area of approximately 9.19 acres of surface area. Increment no.
11 covers an area of approximately 133.11 acres
of surface area.

The permit area is located approximately 0.88
miles Southwest from Lewis Creek Road’s junction with U.S. 119 and located in Coldiron Branch,
Lewis Creek and Wilson Fork. The permit area
is also located approximately 1.00 mile south of
Partridge in Harlan and Letcher Counties.

The bond now in effect for Increment no. 8 is
a surety bond in the amount of $5,000.00 of
which 100% of the original total bond amount of
$33,700.00 is to be included in this application for
release. The bond now in effect for Increment no.
9 is a surety bond in the amount of $3,900.00 of
which 100% of the original total bond amount of
$24,400.00 is to be included in this application for
release. The bond now in effect for Increment no.
11 is a surety bond in the amount of $97,900.00
of which 100 % of the original total bond amount
of $133,100.00 is to be included in this application for release.

Reclamation work performed included: All mining
area was backfilled and graded with all highwalls
eliminated and the area was seeded, this work
was completed in spring of 2011.

Written comments, objection and request for a
public hearing or informal conference must be
filed with the Director, Division of Field Services,
300 Sower Boulevard Frankfort, Kentucky 40601
by Friday January 17, 2020.

A public hearing on the application has been
scheduled for Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 9:00
a.m., at the Department for Natural Resources,
Middlesboro Regional Office, 1804 East Cumberland Avenue, Middlesboro Kentucky 40965-1229.
This hearing will be canceled if no request for a
hearing or informal conference is received by
Friday January 17, 2020.

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO MINE

Pursuant to Application Number 867-0518, Renewal

In accordance with KRS 350.055, notice is hereby
given that MJK Mining. Incorporated, P. O. Box
3668, Pikeville, Kentucky 41502, has applied
for renewal of a permit for a surface coal mining
and reclamation operation affecting 223.50 acres
located 0.38 miles southwest of Van in Letcher
County.

The operation is approximately 0.38 miles southwest from the junction of KY 15 & 160 and located
adjacent to Hollybush Branch of Smoot Creek.

The operation is located on the Blackey U.S.G.S.
7 ½ minute quadrangle map. The operation will
use the contour, area and auger method of surface
mining. The surface area is owned by Lee Etta
Cummings, Betty Cummings, Betty Lynn & Glen
Hurly, John Cummings, Calvin & Tammy Cummings, Michael & Kendra Cummings, Heather
Banks, MJK Mining Inc., Roger & Rosalie Gilliam, Carol Daugherty, Connie Kincer, Stephanie
Buchanan, Kentucky River Properties, LLC,
Michelle Banks, Orell Whitaker and Michael &
Jackie Joseph.

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, KY 41501. Written
comments, objections, or requests for a permit
conference must be filed with the Director, Division of Permits, 300 Sower Boulevard, Frankfort,
Kentucky 40601.

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO MINE

Pursuant to Application Number 867-9026, Renewal

In accordance with KRS 350.055, notice is hereby
given that MJK Mining. Incorporated, P. O. Box
3668, Pikeville, Kentucky 41502, has applied for
renewal of a permit for a surface coal mining and
reclamation operation affecting 18.6 acres located
0.2 miles West of Democrat in Letcher County.

The operation is approximately 0.75 miles North
from Loves Branch Road’s junction with KY 7 and
located 0.1 miles East of Rockhouse Creek of the
North Fork of the Kentucky River.

The proposed operation is located on the Mayking U.S.G.S. 7 ½ minute quadrangle map. The
operation will use the refuse recovery method
of surface mining. The surface area is owned by
Ralph Johnson and Ellis Duncil.

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, KY 41501. Written
comments, objections, or requests for a permit
conference must be filed with the Director, Division of Permits, 300 Sower Boulevard, Frankfort,
Kentucky 40601.

This is the final advertisement of the application.
All comments, objections, or requests for a permit
conference must be received within thirty (30)
days of today’s date.

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO MINE

Pursuant to Application Number 867-7036, Renewal

In accordance with KRS 350.055, notice is
hereby given that Kingdom Coal, LLC, 89 Daniel Boone Dr., Barbourville, KY, 40906 applied
for renewal of permit 867-7036, located 1.3
miles east of Roxana in Letcher County. The
operation will disturb 30.44 surface acres.

The operation is approximately 1.00 miles east
from KY 160’s junction with KY 588 and located
0.27 miles from the North Fork of the Kentucky
River. The latitude is 37o-07’-11”. The longitude
is 82o-55’-41”.

The operation is located on the Roxana and
Blackey U.S.G.S. 7 ½ minute quadrangle map.
The surface area and mineral is owned by Kentucky River Properties.

The application has been filed for public inspection
at the Department of 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 OF INTENTION TO MINE

Pursuant to Application Number 867-8062, Renewal

In accordance with KRS 350.055, notice is
hereby given that Kingdom Coal, LLC, 89 Daniel
Boone Dr., Barbourville, KY, 40906 applied for
renewal of permit 867-8062, located 1.0 miles
northeast of Roxana in Letcher County. The
operation will disturb 233.04 surface acres.

The operation is approximately 0.50 miles southwest from KY 160’s junction with KY 588 and
located 0.25 miles north of Old House Branch.
The latitude is 37o-07’-18”. The longitude is
82o-55’-44”.

The operation is located on the Roxana and
Blackey U.S.G.S. 7 ½ minute quadrangle map.
The surface area and mineral is owned by Kentucky River Properties.

The application has been filed for public inspection
at the Department of 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.

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