Legals

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591963
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Bid Package One (1) through Twenty - One (21)
Project:Hartwell Elementary School
Renovations and Modifications - Phase 2
Owner:Hart County Schools
Architect:Robertson Loia Roof
CM:Charles Black Construction Company, Inc.
Contractors are invited to submit lump sum bids for Bid Package One (1) through Twenty - One (21), Hartwell Elementary School Renovations and Modification Phase 2.
Sealed bids will be received by the Construction Manager until 3:00 p.m., Thursday, September 3, 2020, at the Office of the Construction Manager, Charles Black Construction Company, Inc., 1955 Highway 129 South, Cleveland, Georgia 30528. Bids must be submitted in Duplicate on the Construction Manager's Proposal Form along with a 5% Bid Bond if required by the Bid Package.
No Faxed or E-Mailed Bids Accepted.
A thorough review of the bid package description and bid documents are required prior to submitting bids.
The form of agreement will be AIA Document A401, 2017 Edition, between the Construction Manager and the Successful Bidder.
Bidding Documents are available for the COST OF REPRODUCTION from:
AGC Plan Room/Gainesville Whiteprint
312 Bradford Street, NW
Gainesville, Georgia 30501
(770) 534-2086
Documents will be available for review at the following locations.
Charles Black Construction Company, Inc.
1955 Highway 129, SouthCleveland, Georgia 30528
Dodge Data & Analyticswww.construction.com

ConstructConnect
www.constructconnect.com

CM:Charles Black Construction Company, Inc.
PROJECT: Hartwell Elementary School
Renovations and Modifications - Phase 2
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
INDEX TO BID PACKAGES

Bid PkgBid Package Bid NumberName Date
1.Demolition/ Sitework September 3, 2020
2.Curb, Gutter & Asphalt Paving September 3, 2020
3.Concrete September 3, 2020
4.Masonry September 3, 2020
5.Structural Steel/ Miscellaneous Steel September 3, 2020
6.TPO Roofing September 3, 2020
7.Metal Roof & Wall Panels September 3, 2020
8.Hollow Metal Doors, Frames, & Hardware
September 3, 2020
9.Installation of Doors & Hardware September 3, 2020
10.Aluminum Storefront/ Glass & Glazing September 3, 2020
11.Drywall, ACP Ceilings & EIFSSeptember 3, 2020
12.Resilient Flooring, Carpet & Base September 3, 2020
13.Decorative Resinous Flooring September 3, 2020
14.Interior & Exterior Painting September 3, 2020
15. SpecialtiesSeptember 3, 2020
16. Aluminum Canopies September 3, 2020
17.Manufactured & Custom Casework September 3, 2020
18. Plumbing September 3, 2020
19. Fire Protection September 3, 2020
20. HVACSeptember 3, 2020
21. Electrical September 3, 2020
*See Bid Package Description, General Package Notes & Construction Manager's Special Conditions Prior to Pricing*
Rod Nix, Project Manager
Charles Black Construction Company, Inc.
P.O. Box 960 * 1955 Highway 129 South
Cleveland, Georgia 30528
*The Construction Manager and Owner reserve the right to reject any and all bids and to waive technicalities.

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591596
NOTICE OF Hart County
SPECIAL
REFERENDUM ELECTION
Notice is hereby given that a Special Referendum Election for Hart County will be held November 3, 2020 for the purpose of submitting to the voters the following questions for approval or rejection.
SHALL THE ACT BE APPROVED WHICH INCREASES THE HOMESTEAD EXPEMPTION FROM HART COUNTY AS VALOREM TAXES FOR COUNTY PURPOSES FROM $10,000 OF THE ASSESSED VALUE OF THE HOMESTEAD FOR RESIDENTS OF THAT COUNTY WHO ARE 65 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER TO $15,000 OF THE ASSESSED VALUE?
All qualified voters desiring to vote for approval of the Act shall vote "Yes," and all qualified voters desiring for rejection of the Act shall vote "No." If more than one-half of the votes cast on such are for approval of the Act, Sections 1 and 2 of this Act shall become of full force and effect on January 1, 2021, and shall apply to all taxable years beginning on or after such date. If the Act is not so approved or if the election is not conducted as provided in the section, Sections 1 and 2 of this Act shall not become effective, and this Act shall be automatically repealed on the first day of January immediately following that election date. The expense of such election shall be borne by Hart County. It shall be the election superintendent's duty to certify the result thereof to the Secretary of State.
The registration deadline to be eligible to vote in this election is October 5, 2020. Advance voting will begin Monday, October 12, 2020 in the office of the Hart County Board of Elections and Registration, 182 Cade Street, Suite C, Hartwell, and shall end on October 30, 2020. Hours will be between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. daily.
The election shall be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. at all county precincts. Those qualified to vote at the election shall be determined in all respects in accordance and in conformity with the Constitution and laws of the United States of America and of the State of Georgia.
This notice is given pursuant to a resolution of the Board of Commissioners of Hart County, Georgia, and actions of the Hart County of Board of Elections and Registration.
Hart County Board
of Elections and Registration
Election Superintendent

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591628
NOTICE OF SPECIAL
REFERENDUM ELECTION
TO THE QUALIFIED VOTERS
OF HART COUNTY, GEORGIA
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that on the 3rd day of November, 2020, an election will be held in all of the precincts of Hart County, Georgia, at which there will be submitted to the qualified voters of Hart County, Georgia, for their determination, the question of whether or not the governing authority of Hart County, Georgia, shall be authorized to issue licenses to sell distilled spirits for beverage purposes by the drink, such sales to be for consumption only on the premises.
Voters desiring to vote in favor of authorizing the governing authority to issue licenses to sell distilled spirits for beverage purposes by the drink, such sales to be for consumption only on the premises, shall do so by voting "YES" and voters desiring to vote against such authorization shall do so by voting "NO", as to the question propounded, to wit:
Shall the governing authority of Hart County, Georgia, be authorized to issue licenses to sell distilled spirits for beverage purposes by the drink, such sales to be for consumption only on the premises?
The several places for holding the election shall be in the regular and established precincts of Hart County, Georgia, and the polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on the date fixed for the election. Those qualified to vote at the election shall be determined in all respects in accordance and in conformity with the Constitution and laws of the United States of America and of the State of Georgia.
The last day to register to vote in this special election is October 5, 2020, through 5:00 p.m.
This notice is given pursuant to a resolution of the Board of Commissioners of Hart County, Georgia and action of the Board of Elections and Registration of Hart County, Georgia.
Board of Elections and Registration, Hart County
Hart County Board of Elections and Registration
Election Superintendent

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591559
Notice of Sale Under Power
State of Georgia, County of Hart
Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Betty Jo Stone AKA Betty Jo Brown to CitiFinancial Services, Inc. (the Secured Creditor), dated March 27, 2006, and Recorded on March 28, 2006 as Book No. 550 and Page No. 163, Hart County, Georgia records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note of even date in the original principal amount of $61,835.11, with interest at the rate specified therein, as last assigned to U.S. Bank Trust National Association as Trustee of American Homeowner Preservation Trust Series 2015A+ by assignment that is or to be recorded in the Hart County, Georgia Records, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash at the Hart County Courthouse within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in September, 2020, the following described property:
All that tract of parcel of land with improvements thereon lying and being in the 1113th G.M. District of Hart County, Georgia, Containing 1.05 acres, more or less, and being bounded now or formerly as follow: On the North, East, South and West by lands of Findley.
Said tract is more particularly described in a plat of survey prepared by Clelland A. Tyson, Registered Land Surveyor, on September 6, 1974, which plat recorded in Plat Book 21, Page 435, Public Records of Hart County, Georgia, is by reference incorporated herein as a part hereof.
Also conveyed herein is a twenty (20) foot easement for the purpose of ingress and egress: Said easement being more particularly shown on the above reference plat of survey.
This conveyance is made subject to all zoning ordinances, easements, rights of way for public roads and public utilities and any restrictions of record affecting said described property.
The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Note and Security Deed. Because the debt remains in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in the Security Deed and by law, including attorney's fees (notice of intent to collect attorney's fees having been given). U.S. Bank Trust National Association as Trustee of American Homeowner Preservation Trust Series 2015A+ holds the duly endorsed Note and is the current assignee of the Security Deed to the property. AHP Servicing, LLC is the entity with the full authority to negotiate, amend, and modify all terms of the loan.
Pursuant to O.C.G.A. 44-14-162.2, AHP Servicing, LLC may be contacted at: 866-247-8326 or by writing to Attn: Resolutions Department, 440 S. LaSalle St., Ste. 1110, Chicago, IL 60605.
Please note that, pursuant to O.C.G.A. 44-14-162.2, the secured creditor is not required to amend or modify the terms of the loan.
To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party/parties in possession of the subject property known as 310 AYERS ROAD, ROYSTON, GA 30662 is/are: Betty Jo Stone AKA Betty Jo Brown or tenant/tenants. Said property will be sold subject to (a) any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), (b) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, and (c) all matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above, including, but not limited to, assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, easements, restrictions, covenants, etc.
The sale will be conducted subject to (1) confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code; and (2) final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the security deed.
Pursuant to O.C.G.A. 9-13-172.1, which allows for certain procedures regarding the rescission of judicial and nonjudicial sales in the State of Georgia, the Deed Under Power and other foreclosure documents may not be provided until final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan as provided in the preceding paragraph.
Funds used at sale shall be in certified funds and payable to "Bell Carrington Price & Gregg, LLC".
U.S. Bank Trust National Association as Trustee of American Homeowner Preservation Trust Series 2015A+ as Attorney in Fact for Betty Jo Stone AKA Betty Jo Brown.
Any information obtained on this matter may be used by the debt collector to collect the debt. Bell Carrington Price & Gregg, LLC, 339 Heyward Street, 2nd Floor, Columbia, SC 29201 (803)-509-5078. File: 20-45278

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NOTICE OF SALE UNDER
POWER, HART COUNTY
Pursuant to the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Eddie M. Partain to LENDMARK FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC. dated 8/19/2005 and recorded in Deed Book 530 Page 139 Hart County, Georgia records; as last transferred to or acquired by U.S. Bank National Association, as Indenture Trustee on behalf of and with respect to Ajax Mortgage Loan Trust 2019-C, Mortgage-Backed Securities, Series 2019-C, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of $77,400.00, with interest at the rate specified therein, there will be sold by the undersigned at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the Courthouse door of Hart County, Georgia (or such other area as designated by Order of the Superior Court of said county), within the legal hours of sale on September 1, 2020 (being the first Tuesday of said month unless said date falls on a Federal Holiday, in which case being the first Wednesday of said month), the following described property:
All that tract or parcel of land located in the 1112th G.M. District of Hart County, Georgia, containing 0.341 of an acre, more or less, and being designated as Tract 5 on a plat made by Teasley, Paul & Associates, dated March 30, 1972, which plat is recorded in Plat Book 2-A, Page 128, Clerk's Office, Hart County, Georgia, and is by reference incorporated herein in aid of this description.
This tract of land is bounded now or formerly as follows: on the Southeast by Old U.S. Highway 29; on the Southwest and Northwest by property of Mr. and Mrs. Hubert Scott; and on the Northeast by property of John W. Reid.
The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Note and Security Deed. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in the Security Deed and by law, including attorney's fees (notice of intent to collect attorney's fees having been given).
Said property is commonly known as 255 Old Hwy 29, Hartwell, GA 30643 together with all fixtures and personal property attached to and constituting a part of said property, if any. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party (or parties) in possession of the subject property is (are): Eddie M. Partain or tenant or tenants.
Gregory Funding LLC is the entity or individual designated who shall have full authority to negotiate, amend and modify all terms of the mortgage.
Gregory Funding LLC
Gregory Funding
PO Box 25430
Portland, OR 97298
866-712-5698
Note, however, that such entity or individual is not required by law to negotiate, amend or modify the terms of the loan.
Said property will be sold subject to: (a) any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), (b) unpaid water or sewage bills that constitute a lien against the property whether due and payable or not yet due and payable and which may not be of record, (c) the right of redemption of any taxing authority, (d) any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, and (e) any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above.
The sale will be conducted subject to (1) confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code; and (2) final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the Security Deed. Pursuant to O.C.G.A. Section 9-13-172.1, which allows for certain procedures regarding the rescission of judicial and non-judicial sales in the State of Georgia, the Deed Under Power and other foreclosure documents may not be provided until final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan as provided immediately above.
U.S. Bank National Association, as Indenture Trustee on behalf of and
with respect to Ajax Mortgage Loan Trust 2019-C, Mortgage-Backed
Securities, Series 2019-C as agent and Attorney in Fact for Eddie M. Partain
Aldridge Pite, LLP, 15 Piedmont Center, 3575 Piedmont Road, N.E., Suite 500, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, (404) 994-7637.
1144-292A
THIS LAW FIRM MAY BE ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. 1144-292A

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591742
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF HART COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
EDITH LORETTA DOVE,
DECEASED
ESTATE NO. 20ES115
PETITION FOR LETTERS OF
ADMINISTRATION NOTICE
TO: Whom it may concern:
KATHY CAREY has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of EDITH LORETTA DOVE, deceased, of said County. (The Petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond and/or grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A. 53-12-261.) All interested parties are hereby notified to show cause why said Petition should not be granted. All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and must be filed with the Court on or before 10:00 a.m. August 31, 2020.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact Probate Court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.
/s/ Merry P. Kirk
Judge of the Probate Court
P.O. Box 1159
Hartwell, GA 30643
706-376-2565

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591111
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT
OF HART COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
Natasha Fields,
Plaintiff,
v.
Eric Fields,
Defendant.
Civil Action No. 20HV00301W
ORDER FOR SERVICE
BY PUBLICATION
Plaintiff having moved the Court for an order directing service to be made upon defendant Eric Fields Sr. in the above-styled action by publication of summons, and it appears to the Court from the verified Complaint and Affidavit in support of such motion that defendant is a nonresident and that the action is an action in which a defendant may be served by publication pursuant to O.C.G.A. 9-10-71, it is
ORDERED, that service upon Eric Fields be made by publication as provided by law.
This 27th day of July, 2020.
/s/
JUDGE, Superior Courts
Northern Judicial Circuit

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591590
IN THE PROBATE COURT
OF HART COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: ESTATE OF
WAYNE R. SIMPSON,
DECEASED ESTATE NO. 19ES131
NOTICE
[For Discharge from
Office and all Liability]
IN RE: Petition for Discharge of Personal Representative
TO: WHOM IT MAY CONCERN
[List here all interested parties having unknown addresses to be served by publication]
This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the above-referenced Petition, in this Court on or before 10:00 am, August 17, 2020.
BE NOTIFIED FURTHER: All objections to the Petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections. All objections should be sworn to before a notary public or before a Probate Court Clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact Probate Court personnel for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be (scheduled at a later date). If no objections are filed, the Petition may be granted without a hearing.
Merry P. Kirk
Judge of the Probate Court
P.O. Box 1159
Hartwell, GA 30643
(706) 376-2565

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NOTICE OF INCORPORATION
Notice is given that articles of incorporation that will incorporate The Orchard at 450, LLC have been delivered to the Secretary of State for filing in accordance with the Georgia Business Corporation Code. The initial registered office of the corporation is located at 278 Bow Ct, Lavonia, GA 30553 and its initial registered agent at such address is Susan W. Bertz.

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589970
NOTICE TO
DEBTORS AND CREDITORS
All creditors of the Estate of STUART SINCLAIR WIGGINS, late of HART COUNTY, GEORGIA, deceased are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said Estate are required to make immediate payment.
This 22nd day of July, 2020
/s/ Morton Wiggins, Administrator
2440 Cherokee Road
Comer, GA 30625