IN THE FAMILY COURT OF
POCAHONTAS COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA
IN RE: CHANGE OF NAME
FROM: Celeste Elizabeth McKay
TO: David Franklin McKay
CHANGE OF NAME PROCEEDING
Notice is hereby given that on the 7th day of November 2023, at 12:30 o’clock p.m. at Family Court, 818 C 10th Avenue, Marlinton, WV, on said day or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard, before the Honorable Joyce H. Carpenter, the Petitioner, Celeste Elizabeth McKay, will apply by petition to the Family Court of Pocahontas County, West Virginia, for the entry of an order by said Court, changing her name from Celeste Elizabeth McKay to David Franklin McKay at which time and place any interested party may appear and be heard if they so desire.
You are hereby notified that this matter may be rescheduled without further notice or publication.
A copy of said petition can be obtained from Clerk of the Circuit/Family Court, Connie M. Carr, at her office at 900 D 10th Avenue, Marlinton, West Virginia, 24954.
Dated this 19th day of September 2023.
Celeste Elizabeth McKay
Pro se Petitioner
NOTICE TO REDEEM
2020-S-00000043 – Pocahontas County – WVTI, LLC
TO: BARBARA WATTS, IRS, ATTN: TECHNICAL SERVICES ADVISORY GROUP MANAGER, WV STATE TAX DEPARTMENT, BARBARA J. WATTS, or heirs-at-law, devisees, creditors, representatives, successors, assigns, all known heirs, guardians, conservators, fiduciaries, administrators, lienholders, co-owners, other parties having an undivided interest in the delinquent property, and other parties that may have any interest in the subject property.
DISTRICT: GREEN BANK MAP: 9999 PARCEL 0400 0660
You will take notice that WVTI LLC, the purchaser of the tax lien(s) on the following real estate, Certificate of Sale: 2020-S-00000043, CHEAT MTN MINERALS 232 AC AND 60 AC (1/5 INT) located in GREEN BANK, which was returned delinquent in the name WATTS BARBARA J, and for which the tax lien(s) thereon was sold by the Sheriff of Pocahontas County at the sale for the delinquent taxes made on the 21st day of October, 2020, has requested that you be notified that a deed for such real estate will be made to him or her on or after October 31, 2023, as provided by law, unless before that day you redeem such real estate. The amount you will have to pay on the last day, October 30, 2023, will be as follows:
Amount equal to the taxes and charges due on the date of the sale, with interest, to October 30, 2023. $ 129.05
Amount of subsequent years’ taxes paid on the property, since the sale, with interest to October 30, 2023. $ 17.58
Amount paid for Title Examination and preparation of the list to be served and for preparation and service of notice with interest from January 1, 2022, following the sheriff’s sale to October 30, 2023. $ 1,010.43
Amount paid for other statutory costs with interest from following the sheriff’s sale to October 30, 2023. $ 619.42
Total Amount Payable to Sheriff – cashier check, money order or certified check must be made payable to The Honorable Jeff Barlow, Sheriff and Treasurer of Pocahontas County. $ 1,776.48
Cost of Certification of Redemption – cashier check, money order or certified check must be made payable to The Honorable John B. McCuskey, State Auditor. $ 35.00
You may redeem at any time before October 30, 2023, by paying the above total less any unearned interest.
Return this letter and both certified funds to the WV State Auditor’s Office, County Collections Division, 1900 Kanawha Blvd, East, Building 1, Room W-114, Charleston, West Virginia, 25305.
Questions, please call 1-888-509-6568, option 2. 9/14/3c
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 November 25, 2016, executed by the Borrower(s), Kathleen L. Gordon and Ronald G. Gordon, to Douglas McElwee, the Trustee, of record in the Office of the Clerk of the County Commission of Pocahontas County, West Virginia, in Book 368, at Page 18. At the time of the execution of the Deed of Trust, this property was reported to have a mailing address of 11 Seneca Drive, Buckeye, WV 24924. Pill & Pill, PLLC was appointed as Substitute Trustees by an APPOINTMENT OF SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE dated August 28, 2023, of record in the Clerk’s Office in Book 416, at Page 463. The Borrower(s) defaulted under the Note and Deed of Trust and the Substitute Trustee had been instructed to foreclose under the Deed of Trust. Accordingly, the Substitute Trustee will sell the following described property to the highest bidder at the front door of the Courthouse of Pocahontas County, in Marlinton, West Virginia, on the following date: Wednesday, November 1, 2023, at 11:00 a.m.
The land referred to herein below is situated in the County of Pocahontas, State of West Virginia, and is described as follows:
A tract described as Lot Number 1, beginning at a 3/4″ iron pipe, found one (1) foot below the surface on the road right-of-way of Route 219, in the center of Seneca Drive, a 30` right-of-way, corner to J. Steven Hunter, witnessed a school bus stop sign, at 21.15`; thence along the right-of-way of U.S. Route 219, for the next two (2) courses: N 38-16 E, a distance of 181.62` to a point on the said right-of-way; N 36-26 E, a distance of 58.25` to a point on the right-of-way; thence S 52-36 E, through the land of J. Steven Hunter, et als., 270.80` to the point of Seneca Drive; thence along the center of Seneca Drive for the next three (3) courses; S 72-15 W, a distance of 220.63` to a point in the road; S 86-27 W, a distance of 54.50` to a point in the road; N 76-41 W, a distance of 44.61` to a point in the road, on the line of J. Steven Hunter; thence N 57-00 W, along the line of J. Steven Hunter 64.79` to the point of beginning and containing 1.0 acres, more or less, as surveyed in April, 1980, by Rodney W. Gardner, with all bearings from the Astronomic Meridian, and as shown on a plat attached hereto and made a part of this description.
That certain Lot identified as Lot Number 2, and beginning at a 3/4″ iron pipe, set, on the right-of-way of Route 219; thence along the right-of-way of U.S. Route 219, for the next two (2) courses; S 25-49 W a distance of 48.00` to a point on the right-of-way; S 36-26 W, a distance of 101.80` to a point on the right-of-way; thence S 52-36 E, through the land of J. Steven Hunter, et. als., 270.80` to a point in Seneca Drive; thence N 72-15 E, along the center of Seneca Drive, 37.54` to a point in the center of the road; thence through the land of J. Steven Hunter, et als., for the next two (2) courses: N 37-24 E at 21.00` Passing 3/4″ iron pipe, set, 118.00` total, to a 3/4″ iron pipe, set; thence N 52-36 W, a distance of 303.62` to the point of beginning, and containing 1.00 acre, more or less, as surveyed, in April, 1980, by Rodney W. Gardner, with all bearings from the astronomic meridian, and as shown and identified on a plat attached hereto and made a part of this description.
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
Richard A. Pill, Member
Pill & Pill, PLLC
85 Aikens Center
Edwin Miller Boulevard
P.O. Box 440
Martinsburg, WV 25402
LETTER OF INTENT FOR IN-HOME CARE SERVICES
The West Virginia Health Care Authority announced that it has received a letter of Intent from Loved Ones in Home Care, LLC, CON File #23-12-12778-PC, to develop and provide In-Home Personal Care Services in the following West Virginia counties: Berkeley, Boone, Braxton, Cabell, Calhoun, Clay, Doddridge, Fayette, Gilmer, Grant, Greenbrier, Hampshire, Hancock, Hardy, Harrison, Jackson, Jefferson, Kanawha, Lewis Lincoln, Logan, Marion, Marshall, Mason, McDowell, Mercer, Mineral, Monongalia, Monroe, Morgan, Nicholas, Ohio, Pleasants, Pocahontas, Preston, Putnam, Raleigh, Randolph, Ritchie, Roane, Summers, Taylor, Tyler, Upshur, Wayne, Webster, Wetzel, Wirt, Wood and Wyoming counties.
Capital Expenditure: $1,500.
Further information regarding the Letter of Intent, including the Certificate of Need application, when submitted, is on the Authority’s website at www.hca.wv.gov
There will be a meeting of the Board of Directors of the Public Defender Corporation, 11th Judicial Circuit at Dutch Haus located at 368 Brush Road Lewisburg, WV on October 5, 2023, at 12:00 p.m. All interested parties may attend.