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NOTICE

Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case No. 19-P-00188
In re: The matter of the
Last Will and Testament of
WINIFRED C. MEADE,
deceased

NOTICE

Notice is hereby given on the 27th day of May, 2020, Terry Sturgill, Executor of the Last Will and Testament of Winifred C. Meade, deceased, filed his First and Final Report and Settlement. A hearing date has been set for the 1st day of July, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. in the Letcher District Court. Any exceptions are to be filed on or before the hearing date. If no exceptions are filed or taken hereto, said report will be approved and confirmed in all things. Dated this 27 day of May, 2020. Mike Watts, Clerk Letcher District Court By: Melissa Claar, D.C.

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NOTICE

Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #20-P-00067
In re:
estate of:
TIMOTHY S. THORNSBERRY, A Minor
NOTICE OF
APPOINTMENT
OF GUARDIAN

Pursuant to KRS 424.340, notice is hereby given that Wendy Thornsberry was, on the 27 day of May, 2020 appointed Guardian of the Estate of Timothy S. Thornsberry 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, 1609 Johnson Fk. Rd., Premium, KY 41845, not later than the 27 day of November, 2020. Mike Watts, Clerk By: Melissa Claar, Deputy Clerk

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NOTICE

Commonwealth of
Kentucky
Letcher District Court
Case #20-P-69
In re:
estate of:

ALICE ANN BRADLEY,
deceased

NOTICE

Pursuant to KRS 424.340, notice is hereby given that Jennifer Bradley Allen was on the May 13, 2020 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 Mary Wanda Smith, Agent for Service of Process at her present address 5766 Alum Springs Rd., Danville, KY 40422, not later than the 13 day of November, 2020. Mike Watts, Clerk By: Melissa Claar, Deputy Clerk

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO MINE

Pursuant to Application Number 867-8045 Renewal

In accordance with KRS 350.055, notice is hereby
given that Cheyenne Resources Inc., 269 West
Main Street, Suite 200, Lexington, KY 40507, has
applied for renewal of a permit for a surface coal
mining and reclamation operation affecting 21.50
acres located 1 mile southwest of Democrat in
Letcher County.

The proposed operation is approximately 0.6 miles
northeast from Loves Branch Road’s junction with
KY 7 and located adjacent to Rockhouse Creek.

The proposed operation is located on the Mayking
U.S.G.S. 7-1/2 minute quadrangle map. The operation will use the area method of surface mining.
The operation will include a crushing and loading
coal processing facility. The surface area is owned
by U.L. & Connie Bates, Charlotte Bates, Worley
Bates, Jack Quillen.

The application has been filed for public inspection
at the Department for Surface Mining Reclamation
and Enforcement’s Hazard Regional Office, 556 Village Lane, Hazard, KY 41702. 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 860-0380

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 III Bond Release on Increment No.’s
5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 Permit no. 860-0380 which was
last issued November 14, 2018. Increment No. 5
covers an area of approximately 104.32 acres of
surface area. Increment No. 6 covers an area of
approximately 100.80 acres of surface area. Increment No. 7 covers an area of approximately 65.1
acres of surface area. Increment No. 8 covers an
area of approximately 86.98 acres of surface area.
Increment No. 9 covers an area of approximately
13.46 acres of surface area. The permit area is
located approximately 0.80 mile north of Carbon
Glow in Knott and Letcher Counties.

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 No. 5 is a
surety bond in the amount of $20,400.00 of which
100% of the original amount of $369,000.00 is to
be included in this application for release. The bond
now in effect for Increment No. 6 is a surety bond
in the amount of $16,200.000 of which 100% of the
original amount of $306,300.00 is to be included in
this application for release. The bond now in effect
for Increment No. 7 is a surety bond in the amount of
$7,600.00 of which 100% of the original amount of
$199,300.00 is to be included in this application for
release. The bond now in effect for Increment No.
8 is a surety bond in the amount of $16,400.00 of
which 100% of the original amount of $265,400.00
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 $2,800.00 of which 100% of
the original amount of $43,100.00 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 the Spring of 2012.

Written comments, objection and request for a
public hearing or informal conference must be
filed with the Director, Division of Field Services,
#2 Hudson Hollow Complex, Frankfort, Kentucky
40601 by Monday August 3rd, 2020.

A public hearing on the application has been scheduled for Wednesday August 5th, 2020 at 10:00 AM,
at the Department for Natural Resources, Hazard
Regional Office, 556 Village Lane, PO Box 851 Hazard, Kentucky 41702. This hearing will be canceled
if no request for a hearing or informal conference is
received by Monday August 3rd, 2020.

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO MINE

Pursuant to Application Number 898-0971 Renewal #5

In accordance with KRS 350.055, notice is hereby
given that Premier Elkhorn Coal LLC, 6920 Highway
610 West, Jenkins, Kentucky 41537, has applied for
renewal of a permit for a surface coal mining and
reclamation operation affecting 637.72 acres. The
operation is located 2.2 miles east of Etty in Pike
and Letcher Counties.

The proposed operation is approximately 0.4 miles
west of Beefhide Creek County Road’s intersection
with US Route 23 and located on Beefhide Creek
and Petty’s Fork of Long Fork.

The proposed operation is located on the Jenkins
West and Wheelwright U.S.G.S. 7 1/2 minute
quadrangle map. The operation will use the contour, area, and auger/highwall method of surface
mining. The surface area is owned by Pike-Letcher
Land LLC, Irene Fleming, Bill & Elizabeth Riddle,
Wilson & Alice Fleming, (Cotenants Tract #10:
Irene Mullins, Nora Mullins, Laydell Mullins, Noble
Mullins, Willa P. Tackett, Timmy Mullins, Patricia
Sue Burke, Patty Sue Mullins, David Michael Mullins, Joseph Patrick Mullins, Terry Mullins, Sinega
Little, Linda Darnell Mullins, Lloyd G. Kelly, Brenda
Martin, Ernest Mullins, Mildred Tackett, Lois Marie
Tackett, Yvonne M. Hampton, Phyllis A. Tackett,
Shelby Jean Baker, Chester Mullins, Eva Mullins,
Carol Mullins, Gina Hall, Nick Mullins, Maggie & J.

C. Hurst, Minerva M. Calhoun, James E. & Ester
Mullins, Patrilla J. McFall, Renee Rowdon, Diana L.
Warner, Remona Quiroz, Tambra Damron, Crystal
Mullins, Debra Mullins, Avery Mullins, & Lester P.
Mullins), (Cotenants Tract #11: Laydell Mullins,
Noble Mullins, Johnny & Willa Tackett, Timmy
Mullins and Dale & Patricia Sue Burke), Carl &
Wanda Mullins and Betty Stewart. The operation
will underlie land owned by Pike- Letcher Land
LLC, (Cotenants Tract #10: Irene Mullins, Nora
Mullins, Laydell Mullins, Noble Mullins, Willa P.
Tackett, Timmy Mullins, Patricia Sue Burke, Patty
Sue Mullins, David Michael Mullins, Joseph Patrick
Mullins, Terry Mullins, Sinega Little, Linda Darnell
Mullins, Lloyd G. Kelly, Brenda Martin, Ernest Mullins, Mildred Tackett, Lois Marie Tackett, Yvonne M.
Hampton, Phyllis A. Tackett, Shelby Jean Baker,
Chester Mullins, Eva Mullins, Carol Mullins, Gina
Hall, Nick Mullins, Maggie & J. C. Hurst, Minerva
M. Calhoun, James E. & Ester Mullins, Patrilla J.
McFall, Renee Rowdon, Diana L. Warner, Remona
Quiroz, Tambra Damron, Crystal Mullins, Debra
Mullins, Avery Mullins, & Lester P. Mullins), (Cotenants Tract #11: Laydell Mullins, Noble Mullins,
Johnny & Willa Tackett, Timmy Mullins and Dale
& Patricia Sue Burke) and Carl & Wanda Mullins.

The application has been filed for public inspection at the Division of Mine 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, Division
of Mine Permits, 300 Sower Boulevard, Frankfort,
Kentucky 40601.

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