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JACE LONG ...

NORTH CAROLINA
CHEROKEE COUNTY
IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE DISTRICT COURT DIVISION JUVENILE SECTION
FILE NO. 17-JA-21
NOTICE OF SERVICE OF PROCESS BY PUBLICATION
TO: Brenda Long,
35 Cool Springs, Murphy, NC 28906, the juvenile's mother. Harry Ray Abernathy,
902 Grindstone Road,
Murphy, NC 28906, the juvenile's father.
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Cherokee County Department of Social Services filed a Juvenile Petition on March 23, 2017 in the above-entitled juvenile proceeding. The Juvenile Petition was filed pursuant to Article 4 of the North Carolina Juvenile Code and N.C.G.S. 7B-101(15).
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a hearing in the above captioned juvenile proceeding is scheduled for the adjudication hearing on Tuesday, June 13, 2016 at 9:30 o'clock a.m. or as soon thereafter as the Court may reach this case. The hearing will be held in the Courtroom of the Cherokee County Courthouse, 75 Peachtree Street, Murphy, North Carolina 28906. If you fail to appear at on the date and at the time and at the place set for the adjudication hearing, the Cherokee County Department of Social Services will, nevertheless, request the Court to conduct the adjudication hearing and enter an appropriate order based on the hearing.
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the next nonsecure custody hearing is scheduled for Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 9:30 o'clock a.m. or as soon thereafter as the Court may reach this case. The hearing will be held in the Courtroom of the Cherokee County Courthouse, 75 Peachtree Street, Murphy, North Carolina 28906.
You have the right to be represented by a lawyer in this case. If you want a lawyer and cannot afford one, the Court will appoint a lawyer for you. An attorney has already been provisionally appointed to represent each of you in this juvenile proceeding. You should contact the Clerk of Superior Court immediately to get information regarding your Court-appointed lawyer. This is a new case, and any lawyer appointed to represent you in another case will not represent you in this case unless the Court appoints that same person again. You may contact the Clerk of Superior Court in writing at the following address: Clerk of Superior Court; Cherokee County Courthouse; 75 Peachtree Street; Murphy, North Carolina 28906. You may contact the Clerk of Superior Court by telephone by calling the following number: 1-828-835-7766.
You are entitled to attend any hearing affecting your parental rights. If you provide your address and contact to the Clerk of Superior Court, the Clerk will mail you notice of date, time and location of any hearing conducted in the above-captioned matter.
This the 4th day of May, 2017.
By: R. Scott Lindsay
Attorney for the
Cherokee County Department of Social
Services
4800 US Hwy 64 West
Murphy, North Carolina 28906
Telephone: (828) 837-7455 ext. 255
Fax: (828) 837-4152
(340705)

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BEAR PAW SERVICE DISTRICT ...

Bear Paw Service District
Notice of Regular Scheduled Meeting
Notice is hereby given that the Regular Scheduled Meeting of the Bear Paw Service District shall occur at 9:00 am on the 27th day of May 2017 at the Bear Paw Clubhouse located at 60 Village Rd., Murphy, NC 28906 (342704)

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CHEROKEE COUNTY SENIOR SE ...

Cherokee County Senior Services is soliciting indications of interest in bidding on the Elderly Nutrition Program (Andrews, Murphy, Hiwassee Dam, Unaka and Peachtree) in Cherokee County, for the period of July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018. Agencies, organizations, or companies wishing to be included in the bid process, should pick up a bid packet of specifications for the meals at the Penland Senior Center in Murphy, no later than May 31, 2017 at which time the bids will be opened. Questions regarding this request may be made to Cherokee County Senior Services at 69 Alpine St., Murphy, NC 28906, or by calling 828-837-2467 and asking for Peggy Graham or Winfield Clonts.
Winfield Clonts, Director
Cherokee County Senior
Services
(342724)

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CHRISTOPHER STEWART ...

NORTH CAROLINA
CHEROKEE COUNTYFILE 17-SP-44
IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION
BEFORE THE CLERK
CHRISTOPHER J.
STEWART,
GRANTOR
TO: BEVERLY B. COOK,TRUSTEE,
Record filing of Deed of Trust and TRUSTEE Substitution, if any:
Deed Book1348,
Page 422-425,
Deed Book1558,
Page585-586,
Cherokee County,
North Carolina Registry,
NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE OF REAL ESTATE
Under and by virtue of the power and authority contained in that certain Deed of Trust executed and delivered by Christopher J. Stewart, dated the 6th day of February, 2009 and recorded in Deed Book 1348, Pages 422-425, Cherokee Country, North Carolina Registry, and because of default in the payment of the indebtedness thereby secured and failure to carry out or perform the stipulations and agreements therein contained and pursuant to the demand of the owner and holder of the indebtedness secured by said Deed of Trust, and pursuant to the Order of the Clerk of Superior Court for Cherokee County, North Carolina, entered in this foreclosure proceeding the undersigned Trustee, will expose for sale at public auction on the 6th day of June, 2017, at 11:00 o'clock a.m. on the steps of the Cherokee County Courthouse in Murphy, North Carolina, the following described real property (including the house and any other improvements thereto):
Adjoining the lands of J.L.Rich, Gilbert Carroll, and others, and bounded and described as follows:
BEGINNING on an iron pin driven in the ground in the line of J.L.Rich, and runs thence a Northwesterly direction with the Water Shed Road to an iron pin driven in the ground in the line of the pasture fence; thence a Southerly direction with the pasture fence to an iron pin driven in the ground in the line of J.L. Rich, and corner common to Rich and Gilbert Carroll; thence with the J.L. Rich line an Easterly direction to the place of BEGINNING, containing 2.00 acres, more or less.
Subject to any and all right of ways and easements of record, if applicable.
FOR SOURCE OF TITLE reference Deed Book 1348, Page 419, Cherokee County Registry.
The sale will be made subject to all prior liens, unpaid taxes, restrictions and easements of record and assessments, if any,
The record owner(s) of the above described real property are reflected on the records of the Cherokee County, North Carolina Registry not more than ten (10) days prior to the posting of this notice is Christopher J. Stewart.
Pursuant to North Carolina General Statute Section 45-21.10(b), and the terms of the Deed of Trust, any highest bidder may be required to deposit with the Trustee immediately upon conclusion of the sale a cash deposit or certified check deposit of ten (10%) percent of the first ONE THOUSAND ($1,000.00) DOLLARS and five (5%) percent of any amount bid in excess thereof. Any highest bidder shall be required to tender the full balance purchase price so bid in cash or certified check at the time the Trustee tenders to him a deed for the property or attempts to tender such deed, and should said highest bidder fail to pay the full balance purchase price so bid at that time, he shall remain liable on his bid as provided for in North Carolina General Statute Section 45-21.30(d) and (e).This sale will be held open ten (10) days for upset bids as required by law.
This 16th day of May, 2017.
Scott A. Mello,
Substitute Trustee
225 Valley River Avenue, Suite B
Murphy, NC 28906
(828) 837-8684
(344977)

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ADOPTION OF L.K.K. ...

State of North Carolina
County of Cherokee
IN THE GENERAL COURT
OF JUSTICE DISTRICT
COURT DIVISION
FILE NO. 16-SP-114
NOTICE OF SERVICE OF PROCESS BY PUBLICATION
IN THE ADOPTION OF
L.K.K.
TO: Unknown Father of L.K.K.
Born July 15, 2014
TAKE NOTICE that a pleading seeking relief against you has been filed in the above entitled action. The nature of the relief being sought is obtaining an order to remove the necessity of securing your consent to the adoption of the minor child.
You are required to make defense to such pleading not later than the 3rd day of July, 2017, said date being Forty (40) days from the first publication of this notice, and upon your failure to do so the parties seeking service against you will apply to the Court for the relief sought.
This the 18th day of May 2017.
BLOMELEY LAW FIRM, PLLC
By: James L. Blomeley, Jr.
Attorney for Petitioner
217A Peachtree Street
Murphy, North Carolina 28906
(828)837-3261
(344465)

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OPPORTUNITY TO OBJECT TO ...

Opportunity to Object to the Long Buck Project
The Tusquitee Ranger District of the Nantahala National Forest has prepared an environmental assessment and a draft Decision Notice and Finding of No Significant Impact for the Long Buck Project. Management activities will be conducted on National Forest System lands north of Apalachia Lake and Hiwassee Lake in Cherokee County, North Carolina. Consistent with direction set forth in the Land and Resource Management Plan for the Nantahala and Pisgah National Forests, the proposed project is designed to improve or maintain wildlife habitat, species diversity, soil and water resources, and forest health through vegetation management and other treatments. The proposed project is subject to the pre-decisional objection process pursuant to 36 CFR 218 Subparts A and B.
The Long Buck Project Environmental Assessment is available online by following the "Land and Resources Management" and "Projects" links at:
www.fs.usda.gov/nfsnc.
The EA and supporting documentation is also available for review at the Tusquitee Ranger District office in Murphy, NC. Additional information regarding this project can be obtained from Steverson Moffat, 123 Woodland Drive, Murphy, NC, 28906, smoffat@fs.fed.us.
How to Object and Timeframe
The opportunity to object ends 45 days following the date of publication of the legal notice in the Cherokee Scout. The publication date of the legal notice in the newspaper of record is the exclusive means for calculating the time to file an objection, and that those wishing to object should not rely upon dates or timeframe information provided by another other source.
Objections will be accepted only from those who have previously submitted specific written comments regarding the proposed project during scoping or other designated opportunity for public comment. Issues raised in objections must be based on previously submitted timely, specific written comments regarding the proposed project unless based on new information arising after designated comment opportunities 218.8(c).
The objection must contain the minimum content requirements specified in 218.8(d) and incorporation of documents by reference is permitted only as provided in 218.8(b). It is the objector?s responsibility to ensure timely filing of a written objection with the reviewing officer. All objections are available for public inspection during and after the objection process.
Written objections, including attachments, must be filed with: Reviewing Officer Allen Nicholas, Forest Supervisor, National Forests in North Carolina, 160 Zillicoa Street, Suite A, Asheville, NC 28801-1082, 828-257-4200 (voice), 828- 259-0523 (fax). The office business hours for those submitting hand-delivered objections are: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday, excluding holidays. Electronic objections must be submitted in a format such as an email message, plain text (.txt), rich text format (.rtf), or Word (.doc, .docx) to
objections-southern-north-carolina@fs.fed.us. Please state "Long Buck Project" in the subject line when providing electronic objections, or on the envelope when replying by mail. For further information on this decision, contact Steverson Moffat, NEPA Team Leader, at 828-837-5152. (3445854)

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PUBLIC NOTICE THE INDIVID ...

Public Notice
The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA-Part B, Public Law 108.446) Project is presently being amended. The Project describes the special education programs that The Learning Center Charter School proposes for Federal funding for the 2017-2018 School Year. Interested persons are encouraged to review amendments to the Project and make comments concerning the implementation of special education under this Federal Program. All comments will be considered prior to submission of the amended Project to the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction in Raleigh, North Carolina. The IDEA-Part B Project is open to the public for review and comments from June 5-9, 2017 in the office of The Learning Center located at 945 Conaheeta Street, Murphy, NC 28906. For questions regarding the grant application, contact Cindy Brockway, EC Coordinator, at 828.835.7240. (345037)

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WASTEWATER PERMIT ...

Public Notice
North Carolina Environmental Management Commission/ NPDES Unit
1617 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1617
Notice of Intent to Issue a NPDES Wastewater Permit
The North Carolina Environmental Management Commission proposes to issue a NPDES wastewater discharge permit to the person(s) listed below. Written comments regarding the proposed permit will be accepted until 30 days after the publish date of this notice. The Director of the NC Division of Water Resources (DWR) may hold a public hearing should there be a significant degree of public interest. Please mail comments and/or information requests to DWR at the above address. Interested persons may visit the DWR at 512 N. Salisbury Street, Raleigh, NC to review information on file. Additional information on NPDES permits and this notice may be found on our website:
http://deq.nc.gov/about/
divisions/water-resources/
water-resources-permits/wastewater-branch/npdes-wastewater/public-notices,or by calling (919) 807-6397.
Carolina Water Service, Inc. of NC requested renewal of permit NC0023001 for Bear Paw WWTP in Cherokee County; this permitted discharge is treated domestic wastewater to the Hiwassee River, in the Hiwassee River Basin (344731)