March 24th, 2012
IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF YAZOO COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
BARRY J. ALDERMAN AND BARRY L. ALDERMAN
VS. CAF# 2011-0271
CHARLOTTE SMITH BURGE
AND THE EXECUTORS, ADMINISTRATORS, DEVISEES AND BENEFICIARIES, HEIRS-AT-LAW, NEXT OF KIN OR SUCCESSORS IN INTEREST OF HARPER O. SMITH, MAMIE FOSTER SMITH, SAMMY O. SMITH, CHARLOTTE SMITH BURGE, AND ED HAMMOCK ALL DECEASED
ALL PERSONS OR PARTIES, REAL OR CORPORATE, HAVING OR CLAIMING ANY LEGAL OR EQUITABLE RIGHT, TITLE OR INTEREST IN AND TO THE FOLLOWING DESCRIBED LAND, TO-WIT:
Beginning at the intersection of the Northerly boundary of Highland Drive and the Easterly boundary of South Drive said point being 53.5 feet South and 336.4 feet West of the quarter section corner between Section 33, T12N, R2W and Section 4, T11N, R2W, Yazoo County, Mississippi; thence North 22 degrees West 195 feet along the Easterly boundary of South Drive to a creosote post on a fence corner; thence South 89 degrees 45 minutes East 180 feet along a fence and hedgerow; thence South 61 degrees East 60.0 feet; thence South 80 degrees 49 minutes East 127.13 feet to the Westerly boundary of lot conveyed to T. C. Helms and recorded in Book 86A, page 492, of the Records of Deeds of Yazoo County, Mississippi; thence South 49 feet to the Northerly boundary of Highland Drive; thence South 74 degrees West 296 feet along said boundary to the point of beginning, containing 0.93 of an acre, more or less, in the Subdivision of Lot 469 of Yazoo City, in Lot 475 of Yazoo City and also in the SE 1/4 of SW 1/4 of Section 33, T12N, R2W, and in the NE 1/4 of the NW 1/4 of Section 4, T11N, R2W, Yazoo County, Mississippi.
THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI
TO: CHARLOTTE SMITH BURGE AND THE EXECUTORS, ADMINISTRATORS, DEVISEES AND BENEFICIARIES, HEIRS-AT-LAW, NEXT OF KIN OR SUCCESSORS IN INTEREST OF HARPER O. SMITH, MAMIE FOSTER SMITH, SAMMY O. SMITH, CHARLOTTE SMITH BURGE, AND ED HAMMOCK ALL DECEASED
ALL PERSONS OR PARTIES, REAL OR CORPORATE, HAVING OR CLAIMING ANY LEGAL OR EQUITABLE RIGHT, TITLE OR INTEREST IN THE ABOVE DESCRIBED PROPERTY
You have been made Defendants in the Petitions filed in this Court by Barry J. Alderman and Barry L. Alderman to establish the Executors, Administrators, Devisees and Beneficiaries, in Interest of Harper O. Smith, Mamie Foster Smith, Sammy O. Smith, Charlotte Smith Burge, and Ed Hammock All Deceased, and to confirm and quiet title to land.
You are hereby summoned to appear and defend against said Petition filed against you in this action at 9:00 o’clock A.M. on the 9th day of April, 2012 at Holmes County Courthouse, Lexington, Mississippi, and in case of your failure to appear and defend, a judgment will be entered against you for the money or other things demanded in the Petition.
You are not required to file an answer or other pleading but you may do so if you desire.
Issued under my hand and seal of said Court, this the 2nd day of March, 2012.
YAZOO COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
BY: /s/ April L. Adams
APRIL L. ADAMS, D.C.
No. 173 (March 10, 17 & 24, 2012)
SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION
IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF YAZOO COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE
OF DOW SCARBOROUGH,
CIVIL ACTION FILE NO. 10-0266
QUINT CARVER, ADMINISTRATOR, C.T.A. OF THE ESTATE OF DOW SCARBOROUGH, DECEASED AND ROBERT A. SCARBOROUGH
JEFFERY HARDIN, ERIC HARDIN, AND ROBERT MYERS DEFENDANTS
THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI
TO: ROBERT MYERS, AN ADULT NON-RESIDENT OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI, UNDER NO LEGAL DISABILITY, WHOSE WAS LAST KNOWN TO BE RESIDING IN THE COUNTRY OF SAUDI ARABIA, BUT WHOSE POST OFFICE AND STREET ADDRESS ARE UNKNOWN TO PETITIONERS AFTER DILIGENT INQUIRY.
JEFFERY HARDIN, IS AN ADULT, UNDER NO LEGAL DISABILITY, WHOSE POST OFFICE AND STREET ADDRESS ARE 13624 TETHERLINE TRAIL, ORLANDO, FL 32837-8070.
ERIC HARDIN, IS AN ADULT, NOT TO BE FOUND IN THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI, WHOSE POST OFFICE AND STREET ADDRESS ARE UNKNOWN TO PETITIONERS, AFTER DILIGENT SEARCH
NOTICE TO DEFENDANT
You are summoned to appear at 1:30 0' Clock P. M. on the 24th day of May, 2012 in the Courtroom of the Yazoo County Courthouse at Yazoo City, Mississippi, to appear and defend against of your failure to appear and defend a judgment may be entered against you for the money or other things demanded in the petition.
You are required to mail or hand deliver a copy of a written response to the Complaint filed against you in this action to Wiley J. Barbour, Attorney for the Plaintiff (s), whose post office address is P. O. Box 1569, Yazoo City, MS 39194, and whose street address is 117 E. Jefferson St., Yazoo City, MS 39194.
You must also file the original of your response with the Clerk of this Court within a reasonable time afterward.
Issued under my hand and the seal of said Court, this 6th day of March, 2012.
QUINT CARVER, CLERK OF THE
CHANCERY COURT OF YAZOO COUNTY MISSISSIPPI
211 East Broadway
P. O. Box 68
Yazoo City, Mississippi 39194
By:/s/ April L. Adams
APRIL L. ADAMS, D.C.
No. 174 (March 10, 17 & 24, 2012)
I, Gregg M. Giles, of 2373 W. Clubview Circle, Yazoo City, Mississippi 39194, intend to make application for On Premise Retailer Permit as provided for by the Local Option Alcoholic Beverage Control Laws, Section 67-1-1, et seq., of the Mississippi Code of 1972, Annotated. If granted such permit, I propose to operate as a sole owner under the trade name: GG’s Grill and Bar, located at 511 W. Broadway, Yazoo City, Mississippi of Yazoo County. If any person wishes to request a hearing to object to the issuance of this permit a request for a hearing must be made in writing and received by the Department of Revenue within (15) fifteen days from the first date this notice was published. Requests shall be sent to:
P. O. Box 22828
Jackson, MS 39225
Date of First
March 24, 2012.
This the 24th day of March, 2012.
No. 189 (March 24 & 28, 2012)
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
Central Yazoo Water Association in Yazoo County, MS intends to make certain improvements to the rural water system. The proposed project will include improvements to the water supply system, water distribution system, and water storage facilities. The total estimated cost of the complete project is about $1.5 million.
Funding for this project will be provided in whole or in part from the State Revolving Fund (SRF) Water Program, also known as the Drinking Water Systems Improvements Revolving Loan Fund (DWSIRLF), which is administered by the MS Department of Health.
Information on the proposed project including maps showing the locations of the proposed improvements and tables providing cost estimates for the various elements of the proposed project are provided in a planning document referred to as the “SRF Drinking Water Facilities Plan” (Plan), which is on file at the offices of Central Yazoo Water Association. Persons wishing to examine the Plan and/or comment on the proposed project may contact Central Yazoo Water Association at 662/746-7531. Written comments can also be submitted by mail to Central Yazoo Water Association, Post Office Box 116, Yazoo City, MS, 39194.
Comments will be received for a period of 30 days from the date of publication of this notice, after which the written comment period will end. Persons wishing to make public comments on the proposed project are invited to attend the public hearing that is to be held at the offices of Central Yazoo Water Association at 6:00 pm local time, Monday, April 24, 2012.
The Plan will incorporate and address any and all comments received from the public up through the time of the Public Hearing, and the Plan will be submitted to the MS Department of Health for review and approval once it has been finalized.
No. 190 ( March 24, 2012)
SECTION 22-41 OF THE CITY OF YAZOO CITY, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF ORDINANCES
CONTAINERS, PLACEMENT OF CONTAINERS FOR COLLECTION AND UNIFORM FEES FOR
COLLECTION; TO PROVIDE FOR AN EXEMPTION FOR DISABLED VETERANS
WHEREAS, the City of Yazoo is a special charter municipality organized and existing pursuant to the laws of the State of Mississippi; and
WHEREAS, Section 21-19-2(2)(d) of the Mississippi Code of 1972, as amended provides that the governing authority of a municipality may adopt an ordinance authorizing the granting of exemptions from the fees or charges for certain generators of garbage and/or rubbish; and
WHEREAS, the City of Yazoo has not adopted an ordinance authorizing the granting of exemptions from fees or charges for certain generators of garbage and/or rubbish; and
WHEREAS, Section 22-41(c) of the Yazoo City of Code of Ordinances provides for the collection of a uniform fee of $21.00 per month per residence defined as a single family dwelling unit; and
WHEREAS, Section 22-41(d) authorizes the Yazoo Public Service Commission to collect the garbage fee as a utility charge and assess same in its residential bills; and
WHEREAS, the Yazoo Public Service Commission has not been authorized to grant exemptions concerning the uniform garbage collection fee; and
WHEREAS, the governing authorities believe that the best interests of the City of Yazoo City Mississippi would be served by granting an exemption for certain generators of garbage and/or rubbish;
NOW THEREFORE BE IT ORDAINED by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen of the City Yazoo City, Mississippi in council convened as follows:
Section 1. That Section 22-41(c) of the Code of Ordinances for the City of Yazoo City shall be amended to read as follows:
(c) A uniform fee for residential garbage collection in the amount of $21.00 per month shall be assessed and collected from each residence unless the residence has been granted an exemption from the payment of the fee as provided herein.
(1) A residence is hereby defined as a single family dwelling unit but does not include single family dwelling units in which only the minimum electric rate set forth in Section 22-32 of the Code of Ordinances is billed during the month.
(2) The uniform garbage fee may be waived for the residence of a 100% physically or mentally impaired or disabled veteran of the United States armed forces having received an honorable discharge from service, if the impaired or disabled veteran’s residence generates nominal garbage. A veteran’s residence shall be deemed to generate nominal garbage if it places for collection only one (1) City approved garbage container during collections. The City’s sanitation department shall track and record the number of garbage collection containers placed by a residence that has been granted a waiver during its collections.
In order to receive a waiver or exemption of the fee, the disabled or impaired veteran must file with the City Clerk an application each year. The following must be submitted with the application: (1) residence ownership or lease documentation such as a deed, homestead exemption notice, or lease; and (2) DD 214 showing honorable discharge from military service; and (3) physician’s statement or documentation from the military verifying 100% physical or mental impairment or disability rating; and (4) a statement from the City’s sanitation department verifying that the residence generates nominal garbage. The statement from the City’s sanitation department shall not be required upon initial application of the disabled veteran for the waiver; and (5) a copy of a utility statement showing utilities are in the veteran's name. The City Clerk shall approve or deny requests for waiver or exemption from the fee in writing and shall provide written notice to the Yazoo Public Service Commission of any exemptions. Exemptions or waivers shall be effective forty five (45) days following the granting of same for one (1) year.
A disabled veteran who applies for waiver or exemption from the garbage fee and is denied same may appeal the denial to the governing authorities of Yazoo City by submitting a written request for a hearing to the City Clerk within fourteen (14) days of receipt of the Clerk’s written denial.
Section 2. That Section 22-41(d) of the Code of Ordinances for Yazoo City shall be amended to read as follows:
(d) The uniform residential garbage collection fee shall be collected by the Public Service Commission of Yazoo City. The Public Service Commission of Yazoo City shall collect the uniform residential garbage collection fee by assessing same when it bills users of the City’s utilities in accordance with Section 22-35 of this Code. The fee shall be assessed unless a waiver or exemption has been authorized by the City in accordance with Section 22-41(c). Any person failing to pay the residential garbage collection fee when due shall be subject to action by the Public Service Commission. The action taken by the Public Service Commission for failing to pay the garbage collection fee shall be the same as the action taken for failing to timely pay utility charges.
All other provisions of Section 22-41 shall remain in full force and effect.
Section 4. Effective Date.
This ordinance shall become effective thirty (30) days from and after passage and publication.
Approved and adopted this the 27th day of February, 2012.
YEAS: Jones, Brent,Straughter, O’Reilly and Varner
No. 191 (March 24, 2012)
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Sealed proposals for the New Central Office Building, Yazoo County School District will be received by the Yazoo County School District, 651 East 15th Street, Yazoo City, MS 39194 until 2:00 p.m., Central Standard Time on April 24, 2012 at which time and place they will be publicly opened and read aloud.
Bidders must be qualified under Mississippi laws and shall hold current certificates of responsibility as issued by law.
Proposal forms, detailed drawings and specifications may be obtained from the office of JH&H Architects | Planners | Interiors | Pa, 3760 I-55 North, Suite 200, Jackson, MS 39211-6323, (601) 948-4601. A deposit of $150.00 will be required for each set of contract documents, plans and specifications.
A pre-bid conference will be held at the Junior High School Library; 6781 Hwy 49 Frontage Road, Yazoo City, MS 39194 at 10:30 a.m., Central Standard Time on April 12, 2012.
Bid security in the form of a bid bond, certified check or cashiers check in an amount equal to 5% of the bid shall be furnished by each bidder as required by the contract documents.
The Owner reserves the right to reject any and all bids, to waive any and all informalities, to hold all bids for examination for a period not to exceed thirty (30) days and to award the contract based on the best bid within said sixty (60) day period. All bids shall be in compliance with and subject to sections 31-3-15 and 31-3-21 of the Mississippi Code of 1972 as annotated and amended, and in all case law pertaining thereto.
No. 192 (March 24, 2012, March 28, 2012 & March 31, 2012)