695 Hamner Avenue
Norton, VA. 24273
In execution of a Deed of Trust from Amber N. Hickerson and Joshua N. Hickerson dated December 15, 2006 and recorded in the Clerk's Office, Circuit Court, County of Wise, Virginia, as instrument number 200605322, securing a loan which was originally $61,700.00. Default having occurred in the payment of the Note thereby secured, and at the request of the holder of said Note, the undersigned Substitute Trustees will offer for sale at public auction at the County of Wise Circuit Courthouse, 206 E. Main Street, the Main Entrance, Wise Virginia on October 23, 2012 at 4:00 PM, the property described in said Deed of Trust, located at the above address and briefly described as: Beginning at a metal fence post in the Northwest right of way of Hamner Street, a common corner to Shirley Hubbard, thence with said Hamner Street S 28 28 W 140.00 feet to an iron pin, a common corner to Johnny Boggs, thence with said Boggs, N 88 11 W 140.00 feet to a fence post, a common corner to David Ball, thence four lines with said Ball N 88 11 W 50 feet to an iron pin, thence N 25 47 E 160.51 feet to an iron pin, thence S 82 41 E 40 feet to an iron pin, thence N 38 36 E 49 feet to a metal fence post, a common corner to Shirley Hubbard, thence with said Hubbard S 62 30 E 131.40 feet to the beginning, containing 0.679 acres, more or less as shown on Plat made for: Johnny Boggs, by Joseph F. Barger, CLS 1177, dated 12/15/1978. Tax ID/PIN: 406-A-15 The property will be conveyed by Special Warranty Deed, subject to all existing easements, restrictions and any other conditions that may affect title to the property. The Noteholder reserves the right to bid at the said sale.
TERMS: CASH: A bidder's deposit of $5,000.00, cash or certified check, will be required at the time of sale with the settlement and full payment of the purchase price within (15) fifteen days from the date of the sale. Additional terms will be announced at the time of sale and the successful bidder will be required to execute and deliver to the Substitute Trustee a memorandum or contract of the sale at the conclusion of bidding. This notice is an attempt to collect on a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. Loan Type: CONV VT1226300 FOR INFORMATION CONTACT: Between 8 – 11 AM Nectar Projects, Inc. - Substitute Trustees P.O. Box 2848 Purcellville VA 20134 (540) 751-1260 A-4311033 10/09/2012, 10/16/2012
COAL SURFACE MINING/NPDES PERMIT
UNDER CHAPTER 19
CODE OF VIRGINIA
Red River Coal Company, Inc. of P.O. Box 668, Norton, Virginia 24273 is applying to the Virginia Division of Mined Land Reclamation for renewal of CSMO Permit Number 1100024/NPDES Permit Number 0080024 in order to continue the operations at the following location:
Off State Routes 626 and 825 near Lipps, in Wise County, Virginia, along the ridge between Big Branch and Pinnacle Creek; and in Hall Branch approximately one-half mile east of Route 620.
The permit area is located on the Flat Gap, VA-KY USGS quadrangle map.
Drainage and wastewater resulting from the permitted operation will pass through approved sediment control structures and be discharged to Big Branch, Hall Branch and Guest River.
A copy of the application materials is available for public inspection and comment at the Wise County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office. A copy of the draft NPDES permit and fact sheet are available for public inspection and comment at the Division’s Big Stone Gap office. Any person whose interests are or may be adversely affected by the Renewal application, or an Officer, or Head of any Federal, State, or local government agency or authority may within 30 days of October 9, 2012 submit written comments or objections to the Division of Mined Land Reclamation concerning the renewal application; and may also request, in writing, that the Division hold an Informal Conference concerning the application. A request for an informal conference shall follow the requirements of 4 VAC 25-130-773.13c of the Virginia Coal Surface Mining Reclamation Regulations.
All correspondence concerning the application should be submitted to the Division of Mined Land Reclamation, P. O. Drawer 900, Big Stone Gap, Virginia 24219, Telephone: (276) 523-8202 Attn.: Permit Section. Written comments and a request for informal conference may be e-mailed to the Division at email@example.com.
RED RIVER COAL
The Russell County School Board will offer at public auction, Saturday, October 13, 2012, at 9:00 a.m. on the premises of the Russell County School Bus Garage, located at 618 Big Cedar Creek Road, Lebanon, VA, the following:
Chevrolet Bucket Truck
Chevrolet Pickup Truck
Ford Crown Victoria
Sun Machine Engine Scanner
Metal File Cabinets
Commercial Ice Maker
Numerous other items will be sold. All items will be sold for cash. All Items must be removed from the premises on the day of the sale. The Board does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, political affiliation, disabling conditions, or gender in its educational programs or employment.
TIMBER FOR SALE
GEORGE WASHINGTON & JEFFERSON NATIONAL
The Back Valley Cable Sale is located within Compartment 2053, Clinch Ranger District, Scott County, VA. The Forest Service will receive sealed bids in public at District Office at 3:00 PM local time on 11/13/2012 for an estimated volume of 93 CCF of Combined Hardwoods sawtimber, 965 CCF of Oak sawtimber, 380 CCF of Yellow Poplar sawtimber, and 1046 CCF of Hardwoods pulpwood marked or otherwise designated for cutting. This is a small business set-aside sale. If no self-certifying small business concern makes a valid bid, the Forest Service will readvertise this sale without restrictions on bidder size. The Forest Service reserves the right to reject any and all bids. Interested parties may obtain a prospectus from the office listed below. A prospectus, bid form, and complete information concerning the timber, the conditions of sale, and submission of bids is available to the public from the Clinch Ranger District, 9416 Coeburn Mt. Rd, Wise, VA 24293 or Supervisor's Office, 5162 Valleypointe Pkwy, Roanoke, VA 24019. The USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
The Wise County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Monday, Oct. 15, 2012 at 5 p.m. in Board of Supervisors meeting room on the first floor of the Wise County Courthouse for the following:
Wise County is requesting to Rezone property in the Esserville section of Norton/ Wise, near the Norton Commons Shopping Center and the new Central High School site. The recommendation is to rezone approximately 13 parcels, on Morrison Road, Misty Springs Road and Mountain Top Lane, that are currently R-1 to a B-2 District. The parcels are identified as Tax ID #008885, 008984, 009090, 009936, 009939, 009940, 010342, 010459, 012393, 012927, 031632, 032662, 037333. Maps and information on this request are available in the Wise County Zoning Administrator’s Office.
Richard Houchins, Chairman