IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF JEFFERSON COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA

Mark E. Roper, Plaintiff, vs. Arthur Gales and Mildred Gales and their heirs and devisees and assigns and all of those who may claim an interest in the real estate herein-after described, Arthur Gales and Mildred Gales, et al., Defendants

Civil Action No.

CC-19-2020-C-78

ORDER OF PUBLICATION

The object of the above entitled action is to quiet the title and confirm as absolute title in fee simple in the name of the Plaintiff and that the Defendants and their heirs be forever barred and estopped from having any claim, title or interest thereto.

It appearing from the affidavit filed in this action that Martha Galloway’s whereabouts and any of her heirs, devisees and assigns are unknown to the Plaintiff, Mark E. Roper and may well be non-residents of this state. It is hereby Ordered that Arthur Gales and Mildred Gales, their heirs, devisees and assigns and all others who may claim an interest in the real estate described herein shall serve upon James B. Crawford, III, Plaintiff’s attorney, whose address is 120 N. Geroge Street, Suite 100, Charles Town, WV 25414, an answer, including any related counterclaims or defenses that they may have to the complaint filed in this action on or before the 10th day of May, 2021. If you fail to do so, thereafter, judgment upon proper hearing and trial, may be taken against you for the relief demanded in the complaint.

A copy of the complaint may be obtained from the undersigned Clerk at her office.

Entered by the Clerk of the Court this 5th day of April, 2021.

Laura E. Storm, Clerk

By: S. Combs, Deputy Clerk

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NOTICE OF
INTENT TO APPOINT

The Jefferson County Commission proposes to name persons to serve on the following Authorities, Boards, Commissions, or Committees on Thursday, April 15, 2021 or as soon thereafter as the Commission may decide:

Jefferson County Board of Health: one unexpired term ending June 30, 2022.   

§ 16-2-7. Appointment to and Composition of County Boards of Health; Qualifications; Number of Appointees

A county board of health is composed of five members selected and appointed by vote of the county commission. Each member appointed to the county board of health shall be a resident of the county. No more than two members who reside in the same magisterial district may be appointed and no more than two members may be appointed who are personally licensed or certified in, engaged in, or actively participating in the same business, profession or occupation. No more than three members of a county board of health may belong to the same political party.

Currently seeking qualified applicants who reside in the following districts: Charles Town District, Kabletown District, Harpers Ferry District, and Middleway District.

Persons who may be interested in the above listed agency should submit a letter of interest and a resume or statement of qualifications to the Jefferson County Commission, P.O. Box 250, Charles Town, WV 25414, no later than 12:00 p.m. on the Monday prior to the proposed date of appointment.

Additional information regarding these appointments may be obtained by calling the Commission Office at (304) 728-3284.

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NOTICE OF
INTENT TO APPOINT

The Jefferson County Commission proposes to name persons to serve on the following Authorities, Boards, Commissions, or Committees on Thursday, April 15, 2021, or as soon thereafter as the Commission may decide:

Jefferson County Development Authority Board  - one three-year term for Citizen Representative and one three-year term for Labor Representative, both ending April 5, 2024

 The labor representative must be an active member of a labor union. An individual who is employed on an hourly basis is preferred but not required.

Persons who may be interested in the above listed agency should submit a letter of interest and a resume or statement of qualifications to the Jefferson County Commission, P.O. Box 250, Charles Town, WV 25414 no later than  12:00 p.m. the Monday before the proposed date of appointment.

Additional information regarding these appointments may be obtained by calling the Commission Office at (304) 728-3284.

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STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
DIVISION OF WATER AND WASTE MANAGEMENT

PUBLIC NOTICE

WEST VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION’S, PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICE, 601 57TH STREET, CHARLESTON SE, WEST VIRGINIA 25304-2345 TELEPHONE: (304) 926-0440.

APPLICATION FOR A WEST VIRGINIA NATIONAL POLLUTANT DISCHARGE ELIMINATION SYSTEM WATER POLLUTION CONTROL PERMIT

Public Notice No.:  L-33-21     Public Notice Date: April 07, 2021

Paper:  Spirit of Jefferson

The following has applied for a WV NPDES Water Pollution Control Permit for this facility or activity:

Appl. No.:    WV0005517

Applicant:    OX PAPERBOARD, LLC

            PO BOX 70

            HALLTOWN, WV 25423

Location:    HALLTOWN, JEFFERSON COUNTY

Latitude:   39:18:55    Longitude:    77:47:52

Receiving Stream:

Flowing Spring Run

Activity:    

Operate and maintain treatment and disposal system(s) and best management practices for the direct discharge of untreated industrial waste via Outlet No. 001;  treated industrial waste (process waste water) via Outlet No. 003; storm water only Outlet No. 004 and Outlet No. 005 all into the waters of Flowing Spring Run, a tributary of the Shenandoah River, a tributary of the Potomac River.   

An antidegradation review has been conducted and Tier 1 protection is provided for the uses specified in Title 47, Series 2.

Business conducted:

Manufacture of recycled/recyclable paperboard from recovered /recycled paper.

Implementation:

Compliance shall be attained through Administrative Order No. 8712 and 9961.

    On the basis of review of the application, the “Water Pollution Control Act (Chapter 22, Article 11-8(a)),” and the “West Virginia Legislative Rules,” the State of West Virginia will act on the above application.

    Any interested person may submit written comments on the draft permit and may request a public hearing by addressing such to the Director of the Division of Water and Waste Management within 30 days of the date of the public notice.  Such comments or requests should be addressed to:

        Director, Division of Water and Waste Management, DEP

        ATTN:  Lori Devereux, Permitting Section

        601 57th Street SE

        Charleston, WV  25304-2345

    The public comment period begins April 07, 2021 and ends May 07, 2021.

    Comments received within this period will be considered prior to acting on the permit application.  Correspondence should include the name, address and the telephone number of the writer and a concise statement of the nature of the issues raised.  The Director shall hold a public hearing whenever a finding is made, on the basis of requests, that there is a significant degree of public interest on issues relevant to the Draft Permit(s).  Interested persons may contact the public information office to obtain further information.

    The application, draft permit and any required fact sheet may be inspected, by appointment, at the Division of Water and Waste Management Public Information Office, at 601 57th Street SE, Charleston, WV 25304-2345, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. on business days.

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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF JEFFERSON COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA

IN RE: DAVID TODD DAVIDSON

A PROTECTED PERSON

CASE NO. 17-G-3

NOTICE

TO:      

• Charles Davidson

• Any children of the late Charles Davidson

• Hugh Elmer Davidson

• Any children of the late Hugh Elmer Davidson,

including Brent E. Davidson, Barry Hugh Davidson, and

Pamela Nanette Davidson Houpt

• Ethel Davidson Hiett

• Any children of the late Ethel Davidson Hiett, including Stanley Heitt and Candy Heitt

• Any child/ren of the late Mildred Davidson Barron, including Lee Anna Marie Barron

• Delores Davidson Forsythe

• Any child/ren of the late Delores Davidson Forsythe, including Monique Forsythe

• Donald Elwood Davidson

• James C. Manuel

• Dale Manuel

• Dennis Manuel

• Richard Breeden

• Any Person Claiming to be an Heir or a Relative

of David Todd Davidson

YOU WILL PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a hearing will be held on Friday, April 30, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. in the Jefferson County Circuit Court, convening at 110 North George Street, Charles Town, WV, on the matters contained in the Petition filed in Case No. 17-G-3.

A copy of said Petition and Notice of Appointment of Counsel can be obtained from the Clerk of the Circuit Court at her offices in Charles Town, West Virginia.

Dated March 23, 2021

Laura Storm

Clerk of the Circuit Court

Robin Skinner Prinz, Esquire

Counsel for the Protected Person

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NOTICE OF
TRUSTEE’S SALE

NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE is hereby given pursuant to and by virtue of the authority vested in the Trustee, Richard A. Pill, by that certain Deed of Trust dated January 31, 2011, executed by Borrower(s), Martha R Kasmier, to Richard A. Pill, the Trustee of record in the office of the Clerk of the County Commission of Jefferson County, West Virginia, in Book 1837, at Page 16.  At the time of the execution of the Deed of Trust, this property was reported to have a mailing address of 48 Pleasant Hill Rd, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425.  The borrower(s) defaulted under the Note and Deed of Trust and the Trustee has been instructed to foreclose under the Deed of Trust.  Accordingly, the Trustee will sell the following described property to the highest bidder at the front door of the Courthouse of Jefferson County, in Charles Town, West Virginia, on the following date:

April 20, 2021

at 5:05 P.M.

All the following described parcel of real estate with improvements thereon, appurtenances and rights of way thereunto belonging, situate, lying and being in Bolivar Corporation, Jefferson County, West Virginia, more particularly described as follows, to wit:

Being all of Parcel 8, as said parcel is described on a plat made by J.S. Kusner, dated August 10, 1978 and recorded in the Office of the Clerk of the County Commission, Jefferson County, West Virginia, in Plat Book 5, at Page 99 to which plat reference is hereby made for a more particular description. TOGETHER WITH a non-exclusive easement over the 20 foot passage easement to and from Old Furnace Road for the real estate herein described and a 10 foot access easement over the adjoining over Parcel Number 9 as set forth in a deed of easement from Cledith Clemons and Mabel Clemons to Walter Fraley and Linda Fraley dated September 23, 1982 and recorded in the aforesaid Clerk`s Office in Deed book 503, at Page 214.

TERMS OF SALE:

1) The property will be conveyed 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, encumbrances, restrictions, rights-of-ways, easements, covenants, conveyances and conditions of record in the Clerk’s office or affecting the subject property.

2) The Purchaser shall be responsible 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 subject property from time to time by written or oral proclamation, 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 ACCORDINGLY.

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.

BY:_____________

Richard A Pill

Pill & Pill, PLLC

85 Aikens Center

Edwin Miller Boulevard

P.O. Box 440

Martinsburg, WV 25402

(304) 263-4971

foreclosures@pillwvlaw.com

Richard A. Pill, Trustee

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NOTICE OF TRUSTEE SALE OF VALUABLE
REAL ESTATE

Pursuant to the authority vested in the undersigned by deed of trust dated the 23rd day of December, 2002, signed by William L. Pindell Sr. and Sandra K. Pindell, to Peter L. Chakmakian, Trustee, which said deed of trust is of record in the Office of the Clerk of the County Commission of Jefferson County, West Virginia, in Trust Deed Book 1144, at page 18, and Golden & Amos, PLLC, Trustee having been requested so to do by the Secured Creditor, and default having been made under the terms and conditions of said deed of trust, and the provisions in said deed of trust concerning acceleration having been complied with by the Secured Creditor and present holder of the note, said Trustee will sell at public auction at 4:30 o’clock, p.m. on the

13TH DAY OF

APRIL 2021

at the front doors of the Courthouse in Jefferson County in Charles Town, West Virginia the following described real estate:

All that certain parcel of real estate, with improvements thereon, situate in the Charles Town District, Jefferson County, West Virginia, just north of the Town of Ranson, and more particularly bounded and described as follows:

Being all of Lot No. A-14 of the Orchard Hills Subdivision, as the same is designated and described on a plat of the subdivision made by C.R. Atherton, C.E., dated September 30, 1968, which plat is recorded in the Office of the Clerk of the County Commission of Jefferson County, West Virginia, in Plat Book 1 at page 37, and as revised by two plats, the first by C.R. Atherton, dated May 18, 1971 and recorded in Plat Book 1 at page 189, and the second by A.G. Hooper, Jr. dated May 28, 1971, and recorded in said Clerk’s Office in Plat Book 1 at page 193, together with all easements appurtenant thereto.

    It is the intention of this notice to sell the secured property by proper description as was intended to be transferred and conveyed in the aforesaid deed of trust.

    The above described real estate is reported to have a mailing address of: 205 Stayman Drive, Ranson, WV 25438

    To the knowledge of the Trustee this foreclosure sale is exempt from Coronavirus Pandemic restrictions for the following reason. Property is vacant or Investor is not a Governmental Entity. If any party has any knowledge to the contrary please contact the Trustee.

TERMS OF SALE: Cash in hand on day of sale or within 30 days of date of sale upon terms to be agreed upon between Trustee and successful bidder, time being of the essence; payment for unpaid real estate taxes to be assumed by the purchaser. The Trustee does not warrant title or fitness to this property; it is being purchased as is; this is a buyer beware sale and any buyer is advised to retain counsel before the sale. If there is any part of the process of sale which is found to be objectionable, the Trustee reserves the right to cancel the sale. No purchaser should take possession or make improvements in the premises until the Trustee deed is delivered or recorded. A third party purchaser at sale will be required to pay the purchase price plus all recording and transfer fees.

Trustee at sale is under no duty to cause any existing tenant or person occupying the subject property to vacate said property.

FEDERAL TAX LIEN: In the event that there are Federal Tax Liens against the property, the United States would have the right to redeem the property within a period of 120 days from the date of such sale or the period allowable for redemption under local law, whichever is longer.

The party(ies) secured by the Deed of Trust reserve the right to purchase the property at such sale. If the purchaser at sale is unable to complete the terms of purchase within 30 days, the Trustee reserves the right to transfer the property to the next highest bidder.

Any sale hereunder may be adjourned from time to time without any notice other than oral proclamation at the time and place appointed for this sale or by posting of a notice of same. Should the Trustee not appear at the time appointed for the sale and there is no notice posted of a continuance please contact the office of the Trustee to make further inquiry. Any sale may be conducted or adjourned by the designated agent or attorney of the Trustee. The undersigned is fully vested with the authority to sell said property as Trustee by instrument of record.      

Should any party have any inquires, objections to the sale or protests regarding the sale, or requests regarding the sale, please notify the trustee below by one of the means of communications set forth below.

GOLDEN & AMOS, PLLC, TRUSTEE

543 Fifth Street, P.O. Box 81

Parkersburg, WV 26102

Telephone (304) 485‑3851

Fax (304) 485-0261

E-mail: vgolden@goldenamos.com

OUR BUSINESS HOURS

ARE 8:30 AM TO 5:00 PM

ON WEEKDAYS NOT

INCLUDING HOLIDAYS

Lender: PNC

Processor: Kristi / Ext. 27

(Pindell William.nts/mbaker/

foreclosure notices 2021)

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TRUSTEE’S SALE OF VALUABLE REAL ESTATE

The undersigned Substitute Trustee, by virtue of the authority vested in him by that certain Deed of Trust dated June 1, 2010, and duly recorded in the Office of the Clerk of the County Commission of Jefferson County, West Virginia, in Deed of Trust Book 1806, at Pagre 516, Michael C. Goode, Jr. and Christoper Shultz and Joseph Paul Collis did convey unto Henry M. Kayes, Jr. and Rick Manning, Trustees, certain real property described in said Deed of Trust; and the beneficiary has elected to appoint Pill & Pill, PLLC as Substitute Trustee by a Substitution of Trustee recorded in the aforesaid Clerk’s Office; and default having been made under the aforementioned Deed of Trust, and the undersigned Substitute Trustee having been instructed by the secured party to foreclose thereunder, will offer for sale at public auction at the front door of the Jefferson County Courthouse, in Charles Town, West Virginia, on

April 20, 2021,

at 5:00 PM

The following described real estate, with its improvements, easements and appurtenances thereunto belonging, situate in the Shepherdstown District, Jefferson County, West Virginia, and more particularly described as follows:

Lot No. 3, “Springs at Shepherdstown”, as is more fully shown upon a Plat of Survey thereof prepared by Dewberry & Davis, LLC, dated October 15, 2004, and recorded in the Office of the Clerk of the County Commission of Jefferson County, West Virginia, in Plat Book 21, at Pages 73, 73A through 73H.

At the time of the execution of the Deed of Trust, this property was reported to have a mailing address of Lot 3 The Springs S/D, Shepherdstown, WV 25443.

    AND BEING the same real estate which was conveyed to Michael C. Goode, Jr. and Christoper Shultz and Joseph Paul Collis, by Deed dated April 14, 2005, from WV Hunter, LLC, and recorded in the Office of the Clerk of the County Commission of Jefferson County, West Virginia, in Deed Book 1008, at Page 249.

    The above-described property will be sold subject to any covenants, restrictions, easements, leases and conditions of record, and subject to any unpaid real estate taxes.

    The subject property will be sold in “AS IS” condition. The Substitute Trustee shall be under no duty to cause any existing tenant or person occupying the subject property to vacate said property.

TERMS: Ten percent (10%) of the purchase price as a cash deposit with the balance due and payable within 30 days of the day of sale.

Pill & Pill, PLLC,

Substitute Trustee

__________________

David D. Pill, Member

P. O. Box 440, 85 Aikens

Center, Martinsburg, WV 25404   

Phone (304) 263-4971,

Fax (304) 267-5840,

e-mail: foreclosures@pillwvlaw.com

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NOTICE

I have before me for settlement the eleventh and twelfth interim accounting of the fiduciary for the following estate:

The Estate of Joseph P. Christian, Jr., deceased

Any interested party may obtain a copy thereof from David A. DeJarnett, 101 South Queen Street, Martinsburg, West Virginia 25401, and may make a written objection thereto, on or before April 30, 2020.

Given under my hand this 31st day of March, 2021.

________________

David A. DeJarnett

Fiduciary Commissioner,

County of Jefferson

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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 July 21, 2017, executed by Borrower(s), Sergey Germanov and Alexandra Germanova, to Peter L. Chakmakian and Alice A. Chakmakian, the Trustees of record in the office of the Clerk of the County Commission of Jefferson County, West Virginia, in Book 2149, at Page 670.  At the time of the execution of the Deed of Trust, this property was reported to have a mailing address of 47 Casorsa Dr., Charles Town, WV 25414.  Pill & Pill, PLLC were appointed as Substitute Trustees by APPOINTMENT OF SUCCESSOR TRUSTEE dated March 5, 2020, of record in the Clerk’s Office in Book 1237, Page 567.  The borrower(s) defaulted under the Note and Deed of Trust and the Substitute Trustees have been instructed to foreclose under the Deed of Trust.  Accordingly, the Substitute Trustees will sell the following described property to the highest bidder at the front door of the Courthouse of Jefferson County, in Charles Town, West Virginia, on the following date:

June 8, 2021

at 5:00 P.M.

Lot 144, Phase 2, NORBORNE GLEBE SUBDIVISION (also known as ARCADIA CHASE), as more particularly set forth and shown on the “Final Plat of Norborne-Glebe Phase 2” made by William H. Gordon Associates, Inc., and recorded in Plat Book 23 at Page 97 in the Clerk`s Office of the County Commission of Jefferson County, West Virginia. TOGETHER WITH AND SUBJECT TO a nonexclusive easement for ingress and egress between the public road and the property across the roads contained in the subdivision shown on the aforementioned plat and those shown on the “Final Plat of Norborne Glebe Phase 2A” made by William H. Gordon Associates, Inc. and recorded in Plat Book 23 at Page 67, and on the “Final Subdivision Plat of Norborne-Glebe Phase 3” made by Greenway Engineering, Inc., and recorded in Plat Book 25 at Page 405, all recorded in the aforesaid Clerk`s Office.

Being the same property conveyed to Sergey Germanov and Alexandra Germanova by the Deed dated 7/27/2015 and recorded 8/3/2015 in Deed Book 1160 at Page 323 in the Office of the Clerk of the County Commission of Jefferson County, West Virginia and re-recorded 08/12/2015, as Book 1160, page 562.

TERMS OF SALE:

1) The property will be conveyed 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, encumbrances, restrictions, rights-of-ways, easements, covenants, conveyances and conditions of record in the Clerk’s office or affecting the subject property.

2) The Purchaser shall be responsible 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 subject property from time to time by written or oral proclamation, 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 ACCORDINGLY.

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:____________

Pill & Pill, PLLC

85 Aikens Center

Edwin Miller Boulevard

P.O. Box 440

Martinsburg, WV 25402

(304) 263-4971

foreclosures@pillwvlaw.com

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PUBLIC NOTICE

The City of Ranson is requesting any organization wishing to apply for funding from the Ranson Mini Grant Program to submit an application no later than Friday, April 16, 2021, at 5:00 pm.  Any organization wishing to apply may go to www.cityofransonwv.net to print a copy of the Mini Grant Application.  All applications may be mailed to City of Ranson, 312 S. Mildred Street, Ranson, WV 25438 or may be emailed to spfaltzgraff@ransonwv.us.

Stacey A. Pfaltzgraff

City Clerk

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