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PAGE B4 V~dnesday, JanuaD- 10, 2018 LEGALS " r~ SP]RI I of ,JEFFERSON and FARMER'S ADVOCATE i!i;! NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE is hereby given pursuant to and by virtue of the authority vested in the Substitute Trustee, Pill & Pill, PLLC, by that certain Deed of Trust dated October 27, 2006, executed by the Borrower, Michelle L. Gumprecht, to Ste- phen M. Mathias, the Trustee, of record in the Office of the Clerk of the County Commis- sion of Jefferson County, West Virginia, in Book 1599, at Page 252. At the time of the execution of the Deed of Trust, this prop- arty was reported to have a mail- ing address of 75 Dunlap Drive, Charles Town, WV 25414. Pill & Pill, PLLC was appointed as Substitute Trustee by a Substitu- tion of Trustee dated November 1, 2017, of record in the Clerk's Office in Book 1198, at Page 596. The Borrower defaulted under the Note and Deed of Trust and the Substitute Trustee has been instructed to foreclose under the Deed of Trust. Accordingly, the Substitute Trustee will sell the following described property, together with the improvements thereon and the appurtenances thereunto belonging, to the high- est bidder at the front door of the Courthouse of Jefferson County, in Charles Town, West Virginia, on the following date: January 24, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. The following described par- cel of real estate, situate, lying and being in Charles Town Cor- poration, Jefferson County, West Virginia, being more particularly described as follows: Lot 68, as designated and de- scribed on a plat entitled "Final Plat of Subdivision Lots 1-141 County Green, LLC Townhous- as" dated February, 2004, made by Associated Engineering Sci- ences, Inc and recorded in the Office of the Clerk of the County Commission at Jefferson Coun- ty, West Virginia, in Plat Book 20, at Page 83, together with a 50-ft. access easement over Crescent Drive for the purposes of ingress and egress to and from U.S. Route 340. AND BEING that same real estate conveyed from Dan Ryan Builders, Inc to Michelle L. Gumprecht, dated October 27, 2006 of record in the Office of the Clerk of the County Commis- sion of Jefferson County, West Virginia, in Deed Book 1029, at Page 246. SUBJECT TO any and all easements, rights-of-way, condi- tions, covenants and restrictions of record or in existence. TERMS OF SALE: 1) The property will be con- veyed in an "AS IS" physical condition by Deed containing no warranty, express or implied, subject to the Internal Revenue Service right of redemption, all property taxes, prior Deeds, liens, reservations, encumbranc- es, restrictions, rights-of-ways, easements, covenants, convey- ances and conditions of record in the Clerk's office or affecting the subject property. 2) The Purchaser shall be re- sponsible for the payment of the transfer taxes imposed by the West Virginia Code 11-22-1. 3) The Beneficiary and/or the Servicer of the Deed of Trust and Note reserve the right to submit a bid for the property at sale. 4) The Trustee reserves the right to continue sale of the sub- ject property from time to time by written or oral proclama- tion, which continuance shall be in the sole discretion of the Trustee. 5) The Trustee shall be under no duty to cause any existing tenant or person occupying the property to vacate said property, and any personal property and/ or belongings remaining at the property after the foreclosure sale will be deemed to constitute ABANDONED PROPERTY AND WILL BE DISPOSED OF AC- CORDINGLY. 6) The total purchase price is payable to the Trustee within thirty (30) days of the date of sale, with ten (10%) of the total purchase price payable to the Trustee at sale. Pill & Pill, PLLC, Substitute Trustee BY: Richard A. Pill, Member Pill & Pill, PLLC 85 Aikens Center Edwin Miller Boulevard P.O. Box 440 Martinsburg, WV 25402 (304) 263-4971 foreclosures 1/3/3t NOTICE OF ESTATE SETTLEMENT I have before me for settle- ment the First And Final Ac- counting of Jeral A. Milton and James N. Milton, Co-Executors of the Estate of Lucy Katherine R. Milton, deceased. Any interested party may ob- tain a copy thereof from D. Frank Hill, III, 136 E. German Street, Shepherdstown, West Virginia, and may make a written objection thereto, on or before January 15, 2018. Given under my hand this 28th day of December, 2017. D. Frank Hill, III Fiduciary Commissioner County of Jefferson 1/3/2t NOTICE OF ADMINISTRATION TO CREDITORS, DISTRIBUTEES & LEGATEES Notice is hereby given that the following estate(s) have been opened for probate in the Jef- ferson County Clerk's Office at PO Box 208 Charles Town, WV 25414-0208. Any person seek- ing to impeach or establish a will must make a complaint in accordance with the provisions of West Virginia Code 41-5-11 through 13. Any interested per- son objecting to the qualifica- tions of the personal representa- tive or the venue or jurisdiction of the court, shall file written notice of an objection with the County Commission through the Jef- ferson County Clerk's Office at the address listed above within 60 days after the date of the first publication or within 30 days of the service of the notice, which- ever is later. If an objection is not filed timely, the objection is forever barred. Any person inter- ested in filing claims against an estate must file them in accor- dance with West Virginia Code 44-2 or 44-3A. Settlement of the estate(s) of the following named decedent(s) will proceed without reference to a fiduciary commissioner unless within 60 days from the first pub- lication of this notice a reference is requested by a party of interest or an unpaid creditor files a claim and good cause is shown to sup- port reference to a fiduciary com- missioner. First Publication Date: Wednesday, January 3, 2018 Claim Deadline: Sunday, March 4, 2018 ESTATE 0F: DORIS JEAN WELLS EXECUTRIX: TAMI DENISE WELLS-CATO 1804 RIVER ROAD SHEPHERDSTOWN WV 25443-5090 FIDUCIARY COMMISSIONER" D FRANK HILL III PO BOX A SHEPHERDSTOWN WV 25443-7000 ESTATE OF: THEODORE DUANE HIERS EXECUTOR: DAVID D HIERS 374 DEER PATH AVENUE LEESBURG VA 20175-2513 ESTATE OF: MARY COCHRAN WHITE ADMINISTRATOR CTA: CHRISTINA CAMPBELL 86 EUCLID AVENUE CHARLES TOWN WV 25414 ESTATE OF: JOHN CHARLES THOMAS MERCER EXECUTRIX: HEATHER R RUNION 136 LANDON WAY KEARNEYSVILLE WV 25430-4987 ESTATE OF: PATRICIA CANNON MERCER EXECUTRIX: HEATHER R RUNION ESTATE OF: JOHN FRANKLIN SNOW EXECUTOR: JOHN ERIC SNOW 632 WILTSHIRE ROAD KEARNEYSVILLE WV 25430-2751 ESTATE OF: BEVERLY JOSEPH LAYMAN CO EXECUTRIX: MARGARET L SHAPIRO 1605 FAR HILLS ROAD CHARLOTTESVILLE VA 22901-9406 CO EXECUTRIX: JUDITH REIHNART LAYMAN 5132 SMITH ROAD ROHRESVILLE MD 21779-1040 ESTATE OF: LOIS RITA COGGIN CO EXECUTOR: CYNTHIA M DETWILER 340 BRIGGS ROAD BERRYVILLE WV 22611-3809 CO EXECUTOR: CLIFFORD D COGGIN 96 HIGH STREET CHARLES TOWN WV 25414-1242 ESTATE OF: ANGELA G MORGAN EXECUTOR: JEFFREY S MORGAN 376 STRATUS DRIVE KEARNEYSVILLE WV 25430-2816 ESTATE OF: EDITH EVELYN AYRES EXECUTRIX: JOYCE M BAKER 113 APPLE JACK LANE HARPERS FERRY WV 25425-6017 ESTATE OF: CRAIG WILLIAM ABSHIRE ADMINISTRATRIX: ANNETTE M ABSHIRE 1086 TUSCAWILLA DRIVE CHARLES TOWN WV 25414-5309 ESTATE OF: OLIVER BENJAMIN NATHAN ADMINISTRATRIX: PALOMA NATHAN DUGAN 85 CAMPBELL DRIVE CHARLES TOWN WV 25414-5622 who wish to take responsibil- ity for the remains of Pandora N. Griffin, please contact Cindy Santmier, in Care Management at Berkeley Medical Center at 304/596-5765 by January 31 st, 2017. 1/10/3t ORDER OF PUBLICATION FAMILY COURT OF JEFFERSON COUNTY, W~/ Carol Ann Gaynor, Petitioner, vs. Brian K. Smith, Respondent; Case Number: 17-D-306 The object of this suit is to ob- tain a divorce from the bonds of matrimony. It appearing by the affida- vit filed in this action that the whereabouts of Brian K. Smith are unknown, it is hereby or- dered that he serve upon Jef- ferson County Circuit Clerk, P.O. Box 1234, Charles Town, WV 25414, an answer includ- ing any related counter claim or defense you may have to the complaint filed in this action on or before February 5, 201 8. If you fail to do so, thereafter judg- ment, upon proper hearing and trial, may be taken against you for the relief demanded in the complaint. A copy of said complaint can be obtained from the under- signed clerk at her office. Entered by the Clerk of said Court this 5th day of January, 2018. NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 1:30 PM The Jefferson County Commission has scheduled a Public Hearing on the proposed text amendments to the Jefferson County Subdivision and Land Development Regulations, File #STA16-01. The text amendment, in accordance with WV Code 8A-4-5, proposes revisions to multiple sections of the Subdivision and Land Devel- opment Regulations inclUding Section 20.106, Adjust- ment of Lot Boundaries; Division 20.200, Types of De- velopment; Section 20.201, Minor Subdivisions; Section 20.202, Major Subdivisions; Section 20.203, Minor Site Development; and Appendix A, Section 1.4, Final Plat; and Section 1.5, Recordation of Final Plats for Minor and Major Subdivisions. Oral or written comments can be provided at the hear- ing, 1:30 PM Thursday, January 18, 2018 in the Charles Town Library meeting room at 200 E. Washington St at the side entrance on Samuel St. You may also submit written comments to or to PO Box 250, Charles Town, WV 25414. Copies of the proposed text amendments are avail- able at the Office of Planning & Zoning office and on the County's website at: If you have any questions, please call the Office of Planning & Zoning at 304-728-3228. By Order of the Jefferson County Commission Peter Onoszko, President 1 I.~l~f Laura E. Storm Subscribed and sworn to be- Clerk of Court fore me on 12/27/2017 By: E. Cooper Jacqueline C Shadle Deputy Clerk 1/3/2t Clerk of Jefferson County 1/10/2t Order was entered, must clearly state the ident ty of Issued the 4th day of January, the claimant and address where NOTICE OF ORDER OF PUBLICATION 2018 at 3:32 p.m. leg~.l process can be sewed FAMILY COURT OF Laura E. Storm upon the claimant. The property INTENT TO APPOINT JEFFERSON COUNTY. WV Circuit Clerk seized and sought to be forfeit- The Jefferson County Corn- Hannah Stern, Petitioner, By: E. Cooper ed in this action is: NINE HUN- mission proposes to name per- vs. Jeffrey Smoot, Deputy Clerk DRED EIGHTY DOLLARS US sons to serve on the following Respondent; Case Number;1/10/lt CURRENCY ($980). Authorities, Boards, Commis- 17-D-186 "The Confiscated property is sions, or Committees on Thurs- The object of this suit is to IN THE CIRCUIT COURT subject to administrative forfei- day, January 18, 2018, or as obtain Support and/or Custodial OF JEFFERSON COUNTY, ture unless you provide written soon thereafter as the Commis- Responsibility. WEST VIRGINIA notice, within 30 days of receipt sion may decide: It appearing by the affida- of this notice, that you wishto Board of Zoning Appeals - vit filed in this action that the STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA, contest the forfeiture. If you ex rel, fail to provide a notice to the two (2) three-year terms end- whereabouts of Jeffrey Smoot EASTERN PANHANDLE Prosecuting Attorney, you will ing January 1, 2021 and three are unknown, it is hereby or- DRUG & VIOLENT CRIMES alternate positions expiring dered that Jeffrey Smoot serve immediately and forever lose January 1, 2019, 2020, and upon Jefferson County Circuit TASK FORCE, Petitioner, al! right, claim, title and interest VS. to the confiscated money, and 2021, reepectively. Clerk, P.O. Box 1234, Charles $980 U.S. Currency, Alternates: Alternate mere- Town, WV 25414, an answer it will be disposed of according bers shall have all powers and including any related counter Bryan OKeith Underwood, to law." duties of a regular Boardmem- claim or defense you may have 88 Grapes Way, CharlesThe Office of the Prosecut- bar when sitting on a case and to the complaint filed in this ac- Town, WV 25414, ing Attorney of Jefferson Coun- shall continue to participate in tion on or before February 5, Respondent/Owners ty, West Virginia will seek an the case until a final decision 2018. If you fail to do so, there- CASE NO. CC-19-2018-P-4 Order from the Circuit CoUrt ORDER OF PUBLICATION is reached. Alternate members after judgment, upon proper shall serve by rotation based hearing and trial, may be taken The purpose of this action is directing the forfeiture of the above described property to upon seniority of appointment against you for the relief de- to obtain the forfeiture of money the State of West Virginia in- to the Board, manded in the complaint,below described. Any claimant vesting ownership of the said Persons who may be inter- A copy of said complaint can to the property must file a claim property in Charles Town, ested in the above listed agency be obtained from the under- in writing with the Clerk of the West Virginia, in open court in should submit a letter of inter- signed clerk at her office. Circuit Court of Jefferson Coun- the Circuit Court of Jefferson est and a resume or statement Entered by the Clerk of said ty, West Virginia on or before County, West Virginia, sitting in of qualifications to the Jefferson Court this 4th day of January, the 9th day of February, 2018, Charles Town, on or after the County Commission, P.O. Box 2018. and serve a true copy on Nell 2nd day of March, 2018. 250, Charles Town, WV 25414 Laura E. Storm Zahradnik, Assistant Prosecut- Laura E. Storm no later than 12:00 pm the Mon- Clerk of Court ing Attorney of Jefferson Coun- Clerk of the Circuit Court of day prior to the proposed date of By: E. Cooper ty, West Virginia. In addition, Jefferson County, West Virginia appointment. Deputy Clerkany claimant must file an addi- By: A. Reynolds, Additional information regard- 1/10/2t tional written notice stating you Deputy Clerk ing these appointments may be wish to contest the forfeiture 1/10/2t obtained by calling the Commis- within 30 days. Any claim filed sion Office at (304) 728-3284. 1/3/2t ORDER OF PUBLICATION IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF JEFFERSON COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA In: RE: B.S. Case Number: 17-FIG-33 The object of this Petition is to establish guardianship of B.S. By sworn affidavit filed with the Jefferson County Circuit Clerk's Office, the whereabouts of Christina Crawford, mother of B.S. are unknown. To Christina Crawford, please take notice that a hearing will be held on February 6 ,2018 at 10:00 a.m at the Jefferson County Judicial Center, 119 N. George St Charles Town, WV, 25414, on the matters contained in the Petition filed in Jefferson County Family Court Case #17- FIG-33. You have the right to ap- pear and protect your interests in this matter. A copy of said Petition can be obtained from the undersigned clerk at her office. Entered by the clerk of said court 12/20117. Laura E. Storm, Circuit Clerk 119 N. George St. Charles Town, WV 25414 By; N. Nobrega, Deputy Clerk 1/3/2t ORDER OF PUBLICATION FAMILY COURT OF JEFFERSON COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA TO: Siyoum Esklnder Gerlma, D.O.B. 04/2711991 Respondent; Magistrate Court Case No.: 17-D-165; Family Court Civil Action No.: 17-DV-123 ORDER OF PUBLICATION PROTECTIVE ORDER 1. The object of this suit is to obtain protection from the Re- spondent. 2. The object of this publica- tion by Class I legal advertise- ment is to notify Respondent of the Protective Order prohibiting the above-named Respondent from having contact with certain individuals. This Order may af- fect property and other rights of the Respondent. Violating this Order may subject the Respon- dent to criminal sanctions. The Respondent is strongly encour- aged to obtain a copy of this Pro- tective Order and Petition from the Circuit Clerk of the county listed above. TO THE ABOVE-NAMED RE- SPONDENT: It appearing by evidence duly taken in this action that you could not be found in or that you have left the State of West Virginia, you are hereby notified of the Order referenced above, a copy of the Petition and Order may be obtained at the Jefferson County Circuit Clerk's office. This Pro- tective Order will remain in effect until 12/20/2027. The Respondent may appeal this Protective Order pursuant to W.Va. Code Section 48-27-510, within 10 days of the date the NOTICE OF INTENT TO CREMATE Notice is hereby given by - West Virginia University Hospi- tals, Inc of its intention to cre- mate the remains of Pandora N. Griffin, age 57. If there are any family members or friends NOTICE TO CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTING FIRMS REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL 1. The Jefferson County Public Service District (PSD) provides sew- er and water utility service to Jefferson County, West Virginia. 2. The PSD requests proposals from certified public accounting firms that are currently registered to do business in West Virginia to pro- vide the following service for the year ending June 30, 2018 with an optional one-year extension for the year ending June 30, 2019. Conduct annual audit as required by the West Virginia Public Service Commission (WVPSC). Prepare and submit annual financial report as required by WV PSC by September 30, 2018. Prepare supplemental accounting information required for ser- vices provided. Schedule of Operating Expenses - Water Department Schedule of Operating Expenses - Sewer Department; Provide assistance to PSD staff in adjusting and closing the year-end books if requested. 3. Accounting firms submitting letters of engagement should demon- strate their expertise in the following areas: Generally accepted accounting standards for non-profit corpo- rations. The WV PSC system of accounts for Public Service Districts. Applicable sections of the West Virginia Code pertaining to ac- counting. Applicable WV PSC regulations including Rule 42 preparation requirements. '~ 4. Audit Proposal should be sent to: JCPSD April Shultz, General Manager 340 Edmond Road, Suite A Kearneysville, WV 25430 The deadline for submission of proposals is the close of bus neSs, January 31,2018. Questions may be addressed to Mrs. April Shultz, General Manager, by telephone at 304-725-4647 or by fax at 304- 725-5976. 1/10/2t ' DO NOT HESITATE - If you feel an emergency exists, call 911 immediately! r eTae q or rnufilcct "10( RLEEMAIN CALM the most imporfan{ fhing you can do. r.t, o US HELP YO[J - Lis}en and answer each question when you ore asked. . 0 e, auw Tuutl LUCATION -[he Iocation of your emergency is vitall If you find yourself in the middle of a field or in a barn, provide dispafcher with i'he closes} known address. BE DESCRIPTIVE, SPECIFIC AND ONLY PROVIDE PERTINENT DETAILS - o ,put,s o Oescr=be fhe emergency m specifics, wh=le avoiding unnecessary mformahon or slang fermmology.