2008-03-26 / Public Notices

PUBLIC NOTICES

030508-02 NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER STATE OF GEORGIA, COUNTY OF EARLY Because of default in the payment of the indebtedness secured by the Notes and Deed to Secure Debt from BRITT DUNLAP AND WIFE, MARGARET DUNLAP to FIVE STAR CREDIT UNION, dated August 17, 2001 and recorded in Deed Book 239, Page 878, in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Early County, Georgia, the holder thereof, pursuant to the Deed and Notes thereby secured, has declared the entire amount of said indebtedness due and payable. Pursuant to the power of sale contained in said Notes, will on the first Tuesday in April, 2008, during the legal hours of sale, before the Courthouse door in said County sell at public outcry to the highest bidder in cash, the property described in said Deed to Secure Debt, to-wit: A tract of land in the shape of quadrilateral, the same being in Lot of Land No. 204 in the 26th Land District of Early County, Georgia, and particularly described as follows: Beginning at a point on the East margin of said Lot of Land No. 204 said point of beginning being 450 feet North of the SE Corner of said Lot of Land No. 204 and running thence on a course North 89 degrees 30 minutes West the distance of 423 feet to the East margin of Howard Mill Road, thence along the East margin of said Howard Mill Road on a course south 14 degrees 39 minutes East the distance of 105 feet; thence on a course South 89 degrees 30 minutes East the distance of 399 feet to the East line of said Lot of Land No. 204, thence in a Northerly direction along the East line of said Lot of Land No. 204 the distance of 101 feet to the point of beginning. A tract of land in the shape of a quadrilateral in Lot of Land No. 204 in the 26th Land District of Early County, Georgia, particularly described as follows: Beginning at a point on the east line of said Lot of Land No. 204 which is 450 feet North thereon from the Southeast corner of said Land Lot, and from said point of beginning running thence North along the East line of said Lot of Land No. 204 the distance of 95 feet; thence on a course North 89 degrees 30 minutes West the distance of 449 feet to the East margin of Howard Mill Road; thence along the East margin of Howard Mill Road on a course south 14 degrees 30 minutes East the distance of 98 feet; thence on a course South 89 degrees 30 minutes East the distance of 423 feet to the point of beginning on the line of said Lot of Land No. 204. The above property was sold on January 10 1993, with a deed to secure debt to the Seller filed on March 30, 1993. Through inadvertence a warranty deed to Grantees hereunder was not filed at the time and it is the purpose of this conveyance to correct the inadvertence. AND ALSO: All that tract or parcel of land located, lying and being in the State of Georgia, County of Early, and located in Land Lot No. 204 in the 26th Land District and being more particularly described as follows: STARTING at the Southeast corner of the intersection formed by Georgia Highway 39 and the Howard Mill Road; going thence Southerly along the East right of way of the Howard Mill Road a distance of 388 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING; thence from said POINT OF BEGINNING Southerly along right of way of Howard Mill Road a distance of 91.5 feet; thence 89 degrees 30 minutes East a distance of 449 feet; thence Northerly a distance of 93 feet; thence Westerly a distance of 470 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING. The same being Lot No. 6 of the Oak Ridge Development as per plat and survey of record by Grady Holman dated December 10, 1966 and recorded in the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Early County, Georgia, which said plat is incorporated herein by reference. The sale will be held subject to all unpaid taxes, assessments, mineral and oil rights, easements and restrictions of record. Notice has been given of intention to collect attorney's fees in accordance with the terms of the Notes. Said property will be sold as the property of BRITT DUNLAP AND WIFE, MARGARET DUNLAP, the property to the best information, knowledge and belief of the undersigned, being presently in his possession. The proceeds of said sale will, be applied to the payment of said indebtedness and all the expenses of said sale, including attorney's fees, all as provided in said Security Deed, and the balance, if any, will be distributed as provided by law. The sale will be conducted subject (1)to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U. S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) to final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the security deed. This the 19th day of February, 2008. FIVE STAR CREDIT UNION AS ATTORNEY IN FACT FOR BRIT DUNLAP AND WIFE, MARGARET DUNLAP DAVID M. WOLFSON, P.C. Attorney at Law 1010 Williams Street Valdosta, GA 31601 (229) 257-0080 State Bar No: 773395 This law firm is acting as a debt collector attempting to collect a debt. Any information obtained will be used for that purpose 03/26/4tc 030508-07 NOTICE GEORGIA, EARLY COUNTY TO ALL THE DEBTORS AND CREDITORS OF WILLIAM ARTHUR CHEEK, DECEASED: All creditors of the estate of WILLIAM ARTHUR CHEEK, Deceased, late of Early County, Georgia, are hereby notified to render their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to me. This 27th day of February, 2008. /s/ Vicky C. Alston VICKY C. ALSTON Executrix of the Will of William Arthur Cheek 101 College Street, P.O. Box 149 Blakely, Georgia 39823 03/26/4tp 030508-08 NOTICE OF HEARING ON CHANGE OF NAME Applicant hereby gives notice to all interested persons that on February 27, 2008, 3:03 p.m., the applicant has filed a Petition for Change of Name (the "Petition") in the Superior Court of Early County, Georgia requesting the change of name of Thomas Edward Kilmer to Thomas Edward Cockrum. Any interested persons or affected parties may file an objection to the Petition or may appear at the hearing on the Petition in the above-named court. /s/ Thomas Edward Cockrum THOMAS EDWARD COCKRUM 56 Lakewood Circle Blakely, Georgia 39823 03/26/4tp 030508-09 NOTICE GEORGIA, EARLY COUNTY TO ALL THE DEBTORS AND CREDITORS OF MELBA EUBANKS CHEEK, DECEASED: All creditors of the estate of MELBA EUBANKS CHEEK, Deceased, late of Early County, Georgia, are hereby notified to render their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to me.T his 27th day of February, 2008. /s/ Vicky C. Alston VICKY C. ALSTON Executrix of the Will of Melba Eubanks Cheek 101 College Street, P.O. Box 149 Blakely, Georgia 39823 03/26/4tp 031908-02 NOTICE OF INCORPORATION Notice is given that Articles of Incorporation which incorporate Kenny Johnson Construction, Inc., have been delivered to the Secretary of State for filing in accordance with the Georgia Business Corporation Code. The initial registered office of the corporation will be located at 494 Chancey Mill Road, Blakely, Georgia 39823 and its initial registered agent at such address is Kenny Johnson Thomas H. Baxley Attorney for Incorporator 12837 Magnolia Street P.O. Box 670 Blakely, Georgia 39823 04/02/2tp 032608-02 NOTICE GEORGIA, EARLY COUNTY PROBATE COURT TO: Whom It May Concern Euwarner Harris has petitioned to be appointed Administrator of the estate of Romedell Harris, deceased, of said County. (The petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond and/or grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A. §53- 12-232.) All interested parties are hereby notified to show cause why said petition should not be granted. All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and must be filed with the court on or before April 21, 2008. All pleadings/objections must be signed before a notary public or before a probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your pleadings/objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel at the following address/telephone number for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the petition may be granted without a hearing. /s/ Tonya Holley PROBATE JUDGE /s/ Robin M. Altman PROBATE CHIEF CLERK 111 Court Square, Suite D Blakely, GA 39823 229-723-3454 04/16/4tp 032608-03 NOTICE STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF EARLY TO ALL DEBTORS AND CREDITORS OF TYRONE E. GOOLSBY: All debtors and creditors of TYRONE E. GOOLSBY, deceased, late of said county, are hereby notified to render an account of their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to me. This 18th day of March, 2008. /s/ Larry Gene Goolsby LARRY GENE GOOLSBY Executor of the Estate of TYRONE E. GOOLSBY, Deceased c/o Thomas H. Baxley Attorney at Law 12837 Magnolia Street P.O. Box 670 Blakely, Georgia 39823 04/16/4tp 032608-04 NOTICE OF APPOINTMENT OF JUVENILE JUDGES Notice is hereby given that the Honorable Joe C. Bishop, Chief Judge of the Superior Courts of Pataula Judicial Circuit shall make an appointment as to the Juvenile Court Judgeship for the Pataula Judicial Circuit for the term October 1, 2008 to September 31, 2012. Any person qualified and interested should notify the Honorable Joe C. Bishop, Chief Judge of the Pataula Judicial Circuit by June 2, 2008. 05/28/3tc 030508-10 NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA, EARLY COUNTY THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by David A. Frith and Angela D. Frith to JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., dated March 22, 2005, recorded in Deed Book 265, Page 252, Early County, Georgia Records, as last transferred to Chase Home Finance, LLC by assignment to be recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Early County, Georgia Records, conveying the afterdescribed property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of EIGHTY-ONE THOUSAND THREE HUNDRED SEVENTY-FIVE AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($81,375.00), with interest thereon as set forth therein, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Early County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in April, 2008, the following described property: A parcel of land located in Land Lot No. 169 in the 26th Land District of Early County, Georgia, and more particularly described as follows: to establish the point of beginning, start at the intersection of the west margin of the rightof way of Georgia Highway No. 39 and the north line of Land Lot No. 169 in the 26th Land District of Early County, Georgia, and thence run in a southerly direction along said right-of-way margin the distance of 711.10 feet to a point thereon, the point of beginning. From said point of beginning, thence run in a southerly direction along said west margin the distance of 238.01 feet; thence run south 88 degrees 19 minutes 00 seconds west along a wire fence the distance of 367.00 feet; thence run north 02 degrees 21 minutes 00 seconds west along a wire fence the distance of 243.64 feet; thence run north 89 degrees 11 minutes 00 seconds east the distance of 374.48 feet to the point of beginning. The debt secured by said Security Deed has been and is hereby declared due because of, among other possible events of default, failure to pay the indebtedness as and when due and in the manner provided in the Note and Security Deed. The debt remaining in default, this sale will be made for the purpose of paying the same and all expenses of this sale, as provided in Security Deed and by law, including attorneys fees (notice of intent to collect attorneys fees having been given). Said property will be sold subject to any outstanding ad valorem taxes (including taxes which are a lien, but not yet due and payable), any matters which might be disclosed by an accurate survey and inspection of the property, any assessments, liens, encumbrances, zoning ordinances, restrictions, covenants, and matters of record superior to the Security Deed first set out above. To the best knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the party in possession of the property is David A. Frith and Angela D. Frith or a tenant or tenants and said property is more commonly known as 7145 Hwy 39, Jakin, Georgia 39861. The sale will be conducted subject (1) to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) to final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the security deed. Chase Home Finance, LLC as Attorney in Fact for David A. Frith and Angela D. Frith McCalla Raymer, LLC 1544 Old Alabama Road Roswell, Georgia 30076 www.foreclosurehotline.net MR/jtm 4/1/08 Our file no. 5301208-FT7 03/26/4tc 030508-04 NOTICE STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF EARLY TO ALL DEBTORS AND CREDITORS OF WALTON D. KNIGHTON: All debtors and creditors of WALTON D. KNIGHTON, deceased, late of said county, are hereby notified to render an account of their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to me. This 22nd day of February, 2008. /s/ Betty R. Knighton BETTY REEVES KNIGHTON Executor of the Estate of WALTON D. KNIGHTON, Deceased c/o Thomas H. Baxley Attorney at Law 12837 Magnolia Street P.O. Box 670 Blakely, Georgia 39823 03/26/4tp 032608-10 NOTICE GEORGIA, EARLY COUNTY TO ALL THE DEBTORS AND CREDITORS OF CLAUDIA CANNON ROGERS, DECEASED: All creditor of the estate of Claudia Cannon Rogers, Deceased, late of Early County, Georgia, are hereby notified to render an account of their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to me. This 12th day of March, 2008. /s/ James Edgar Rogers JAMES EDGAR ROGERS Administrator of the Estate of Claudia Rogers, Deceased P.O. Box 2895 Cookeville, TN 38502 04/16/4tp 030508-06 NOTICE STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF EARLY TO ALL DEBTORS AND CREDITORS OF DENNIS V. MERRITT: All debtors and creditors of DENNIS V. MERRITT, deceased, late of said county, are hereby notified to render an account of their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to me. This 25th day of February, 2008. /s/ June Allen Merritt JUNE ALLEN MERRITT Executor of the Estate of DENNIS V. MERRITT, Deceased c/o Thomas H. Baxley Attorney at Law 12837 Magnolia Street P.O. Box 670 Blakely, Georgia 39823 03/26/4tp 032608-01 ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE PUBLIC NOTICE Mukesh B. Patel d/b/a County Line Pkg. Store/Riverside Travel Center has made an application to the Early County Commissioners for a Tavern Beer License (to be consumed on the premises) and Liquor License at the location described as Lower River Road, Blakely, Georgia. The Commissoners will take official action on the application at their Regular meeting on Monday, April 7, 2008 at 6:00 p.m. at the Early County Administration Office. /s/ Mukesh B. Patel 04/02/2tp 031208-02 NOTICE STATE OF GEORGIA COUNTY OF EARLY IN RE ESTATE OF JOANNE G. ALDERMAN All debtors and creditors of the Estate of JOANNE G.ALDERMAN, late of Early County, are hereby notified to render their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment to me. This 5th day of March, 2008. WILLIAM S. ALDERMAN, III JAMES CLAYTON ALDERMAN, EXECUTORS ESTATE OF JOANNE G. ALDERMAN, Deceased 6608 Old Lucille Rd. Blakely, GA 39823 c/o Harold H. Hobbs Attorney at Law 12783 Magnolia St. Blakely, GA 39823 04/03/4tc 032608-09 NOTICE Will Harris d/b/a White Oak Pastures, Inc. has made application to the Early County Board of Commissioners for a Tavern Wine License (to be consumed on the premises) at a location described as 22422 Hwy. 27 South, Bluffton, GA 39824. The Commissioners will take official action on the application at their regular meeting Monday, April 7, 2008, 6:00 p.m. at the Early County Aministration Office. /s/ Will Harris 04/02/2tp 032608-05 CITATION IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF EARLY COUNTY GEORGIA DOCKET NO. 2008V-105 IN REM _______________ DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION VS. 0.126 acres of land; and certain easement rights; and Barney Brownlee; Mark Brownlee, Jr.; and Brownlee Brothers Farm, individually The said named persons and any and all other persons known and unknown claiming any right, title, power, interest, ownership, equity, claim or demand in and to the lands hereinafter described, and all occupants, tenants, lessees, licensees and all holders, owners and users of ways and easements in, across, over and under said land are hereby notified, under the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Sections 32-3-4 through 32-3-19, providing for the exercise of the power of eminent domain by the State of Georgia, or any of its subdivisions, or by any county of such State, as follows: That the above stated case, being a condemnation in rem against the property hereinafter described, was filed in said Court on the 18th day of March, 2008; That, in accordance with provisions of the aforesaid Official Code, a Declaration of Taking, duly authorized and properly executed as provided by the Official Code, has been made and filed in said case, declaring the necessity for and exercising the power of taking the said described lands for State-aid public road purposes, thereby vesting the title to same in the Department of Transportation; and, in pursuance of such authority, the Department of Transportation has deposited with the Clerk of the Superior Court of said County $500.00 as the just compensation for the said lands described; and all persons claiming such fund or any interest therein, are hereby required to make known their claims to the Court; In accordance with the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, the Plaintiff-Condemnor has prayed the Court for Immediate possession of said property, and all persons having any interest in or claim against such property, as above set forth, are required by the Order of the Judge of said Court to surrender possession of the property to the Department of Transportation no later than 30 days from filing of the Declaration of Taking. That in accordance with the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Section 32-3- 13 through 32-3-19, if the owner, or any of the owners, or any person having a claim against or interest in said property, shall be dissatisfied with the compensation, as estimated in the Declaration of Taking and deposited in Court, such person or persons, or any of them, shall have the right, at any time subsequent to the filing of the Declaration and the deposit of the fund into Court but not later than 30 days following the date of service as provided for in the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Sections 32- 3-8 through 32-3-10 to file with the Court a notice of appeal, the same to be in writing and made a part of the record in the proceedings. The said property, as thus affected, is described as follows: SEE PAGE 20-A; 20-B; FOR DESCRIPTION This 18th day of March, 2008. /s/ India E. Thompson Clerk Superior Court EARLY COUNTY Project Number: EDS-27(160) Early County Parcel Number: 31 Required R/W: 0.126 acres of land; and certain easement rights Property Owners: Barney Brownlee; Mark Brownlee, Jr.; and Brownlee Brothers Farm All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 57 of the 5th Land District in Early County, Georgia, being more particularly described as follows: BEGINNING at a point on the northwestern existing right of way line of U.S. 27/State Route 1, said point being 109.91 feet left of and opposite station 338+00.00 on the construction centerline of U.S. 27/State Route 1 on Georgia Highway Project EDS-27(160); running thence N 33° 46' 01.6" E a distance of 300.38 feet to a point 125.00 feet left of and opposite station 341+00.00 on said centerline; thence N 36° 37' 30.4" E a distance of 371.26 feet to a point 125.14 feet left of and opposite station 344+71.26 on said centerline, said point also being a point on said northwestern existing right of way line of U.S. 27/State Route 1; thence southwesterly along said northwestern existing right of way line a distance of 444.10 feet to a point 110.13 feet left of and opposite station 340+27.49 on said centerline; thence continuing southwesterly along said northwestern existing right of way line a distance of 227.50 feet back to the point of BEGINNING. Said described land being the required right of way and is shown colored yellow on the attached plats marked Annex 1-A. Also to be acquired by condemnation are two temporary easements for construction of driveways being described as follows: BEGINNING at a point on the northwestern existing right of way line of U.S. 27/State Route 1, said point being 109.37 feet left of and opposite station 332+44.00 on the construction centerline of U.S. 27/State Route 1 on Georgia Highway Project EDS-27(160); running thence northwesterly along a straight line to a point 119.38 feet left of and opposite station 332+54.00 on said centerline; thence northeasterly along a straight line to a point 119.39 feet left of and opposite station 332+68.00 on said centerline; thence easterly along a straight line to a point 109.40 feet left of and opposite station 332+78.00 on said centerline, said point also being a point on said northwestern existing right of way line of U.S. 27/State Route 1; thence southwesterly along said northwestern existing right of way line back to the point of BEGINNING. BEGINNING at a point on the northwestern existing right of way line of U.S. 27/State Route 1, said point being 126.06 feet left of and opposite station 344+87.00 on the construction centerline of U.S. 27/State Route 1 on Georgia Highway Project EDS-27(160); running thence northwesterly along a straight line to a point 136.77 feet left of and opposite station 344+97.00 on said centerline; thence northeasterly along a straight line to a point 137.77 feet left of and opposite station 345+11.00 on said centerline; thence easterly along a straight line to a point 128.47 feet left of and opposite station 345+21.00 on said centerline, said point also being a point on said northwestern existing right of way line of U.S. 27/State Route 1; thence southwesterly along said northwestern existing right of way line back to the point of BEGINNING. Said described lands being temporary easements for construction of driveways and are shown colored orange on the attached plats marked Annex 1- A. The title, estate, or interest in the above described lands, required by condemnor and now taken by condemnor for public use is as follows: Fee simple title to the above described lands all as shown colored yellow on the plats dated the 23rd day of May, 2006; Last Revised: Sheet No. 26 on September 13, 2007 and Sheet Nos. 27 and 28 on December 17, 2007 and attached to Appendix "A" to Exhibit "A" as Annex 1-A. Two temporary easements are condemned for the right to construct driveways to connect the newly constructed road and right of way to the condemnees' remaining lands for driveway purposes. Said easements will expire on November 30, 2010 and are shown colored orange on the above mentioned plats. Upon completion of the project, the driveways will remain in place for use by the condemnees. 04/02/2tc 032608-06 CITATION IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF EARLY COUNTY GEORGIA DOCKET NO. 2008V-106 IN REM _______________ DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION VS. 7.129 acres of land; and Barney Brownlee; Mark Brownlee, Jr.; and Brownlee Brothers Farm, individually The said named persons and any and all other persons known and unknown claiming any right, title, power, interest, ownership, equity, claim or demand in and to the lands hereinafter described, and all occupants, tenants, lessees, licensees and all holders, owners and users of ways and easements in, across, over and under said land are hereby notified, under the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Sections 32-3-4 through 32-3-19, providing for the exercise of the power of eminent domain by the State of Georgia, or any of its subdivisions, or by any county of such State, as follows: That the above stated case, being a condemnation in rem against the property hereinafter described, was filed in said Court on the 18th day of March, 2008; That, in accordance with provisions of the aforesaid Official Code, a Declaration of Taking, duly authorized and properly executed as provided by the Official Code, has been made and filed in said case, declaring the necessity for and exercising the power of taking the said described lands for State-aid public road purposes, thereby vesting the title to same in the Department of Transportation; and, in pursuance of such authority, the Department of Transportation has deposited with the Clerk of the Superior Court of said County $20,000.00 as the just compensation for the said lands described; and all persons claiming such fund or any interest therein, are hereby required to make known their claims to the Court; In accordance with the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, the Plaintiff-Condemnor has prayed the Court for Immediate possession of said property, and all persons having any interest in or claim against such property, as above set forth, are required by the Order of the Judge of said Court to surrender possession of the property to the Department of Transportation no later than 30 days from filing of the Declaration of Taking. That in accordance with the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Section 32-3- 13 through 32-3-19, if the owner, or any of the owners, or any person having a claim against or interest in said property, shall be dissatisfied with the compensation, as estimated in the Declaration of Taking and deposited in Court, such person or persons, or any of them, shall have the right, at any time subsequent to the filing of the Declaration and the deposit of the fund into Court but not later than 30 days following the date of service as provided for in the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Sections 32- 3-8 through 32-3-10 to file with the Court a notice of appeal, the same to be in writing and made a part of the record in the proceedings. The said property, as thus affected, is described as follows: SEE PAGE 20-A; 20-B; FOR DESCRIPTION This 18th day of March, 2008. /s/ India E. Thompson Clerk Superior Court EARLY COUNTY Project Number: EDS-27(160) Early County Parcel Number: 32 Required R/W: 7.129 acres of land Property Owners: Barney Brownlee; Mark Brownlee, Jr.; and Brownlee Brothers Farm All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 57 of the 5th Land District in Early County, Georgia, being more particularly described as follows: BEGINNING at the point of intersection of the southeastern existing right of way line of U.S. 27/State Route 1 with the property line between the lands of the condemnees and the lands now or formerly owned by Anne Ivey Hardy, said point being 9.43 feet left of and opposite station 333+10.31 on the construction centerline of U.S. 27/State Route 1 on Georgia Highway Project EDS-27(160); running thence northeasterly along said southeastern existing right of way line a distance of 717.29 feet to a point 10.13 feet left of and opposite station 340+27.59 on said centerline; thence continuing northeasterly along said southeastern existing right of way line a distance of 639.41 feet to a point 39.93 feet left of and opposite station 346+66.36 on said centerline; thence continuing northeasterly along said southeastern existing right of way line a distance of 614.48 feet to a point 76.16 feet left of and opposite station 352+82.97 on said centerline, said point also being a point on the property line between the lands of the condemnees and the lands now or formerly owned by Richard D. Grist, Jr. and Charlotte Grist Moore; thence easterly along said property line between the lands of the condemnees and the lands now or formerly owned by Richard D. Grist, Jr. and Charlotte Grist Moore a distance of 235.75 feet to a point 125.00 feet right of and opposite station 354+05.65 on said centerline; thence southwesterly 833.30 feet along the arc of a curve to the right (said curve having a radius of 11,584.16 feet and a chord distance of 833.12 feet on a bearing of S 34° 35' 10.7" W) to a point 125.00 feet right of and opposite station 345+81.35 on said centerline; thence S 36° 38' 49.5" W a distance of 1,176.35 feet to a point 125.00 feet right of and opposite station 334+05.00 on said centerline, said point also being a point on said property line between the lands of the condemnees and the lands now or formerly owned by Anne Ivey Hardy; thence westerly along said property line between the lands of the condemnees and the lands now or formerly owned by Anne Ivey Hardy a distance of 164.43 feet back to the point of BEGINNING. Said described land being the required right of way and is shown colored yellow on the attached plats marked Annex 1-A. The title, estate, or interest in the above described lands, required by condemnor and now taken by condemnor for public use is as follows: Fee simple title to the above described lands all as shown colored yellow on the plats dated the 23rd day of May, 2006; Last Revised: Sheet No. 26 on September 13, 2007 and Sheet Nos. 27 and 28 on December 17, 2007 and attached to Appendix "A" to Exhibit "A" as Annex 1-A. 04/02/2tc 032608-07 CITATION IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF EARLY COUNTY GEORGIA DOCKET NO. 2008V-107 IN REM _______________ DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION VS. 5.713 acres of land; and certain easements rights; and Barney Brownlee; Mark Brownlee, Jr.; and Brownlee Brothers Farm, individually The said named persons and any and all other persons known and unknown claiming any right, title, power, interest, ownership, equity, claim or demand in and to the lands hereinafter described, and all occupants, tenants, lessees, licensees and all holders, owners and users of ways and easements in, across, over and under said land are hereby notified, under the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Sections 32-3-4 through 32-3-19, providing for the exercise of the power of eminent domain by the State of Georgia, or any of its subdivisions, or by any county of such State, as follows: That the above stated case, being a condemnation in rem against the property hereinafter described, was filed in said Court on the 18th day of March, 2008; That, in accordance with provisions of the aforesaid Official Code, a Declaration of Taking, duly authorized and properly executed as provided by the Official Code, has been made and filed in said case, declaring the necessity for and exercising the power of taking the said described lands for State-aid public road purposes, thereby vesting the title to same in the Department of Transportation; and, in pursuance of such authority, the Department of Transportation has deposited with the Clerk of the Superior Court of said County $45,800.00 as the just compensation for the said lands described; and all persons claiming such fund or any interest therein, are hereby required to make known their claims to the Court; In accordance with the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, the Plaintiff-Condemnor has prayed the Court for Immediate possession of said property, and all persons having any interest in or claim against such property, as above set forth, are required by the Order of the Judge of said Court to surrender possession of the property to the Department of Transportation no later than 30 days from filing of the Declaration of Taking. That in accordance with the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Section 32-3- 13 through 32-3-19, if the owner, or any of the owners, or any person having a claim against or interest in said property, shall be dissatisfied with the compensation, as estimated in the Declaration of Taking and deposited in Court, such person or persons, or any of them, shall have the right, at any time subsequent to the filing of the Declaration and the deposit of the fund into Court but not later than 30 days following the date of service as provided for in the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Sections 32- 3-8 through 32-3-10 to file with the Court a notice of appeal, the same to be in writing and made a part of the record in the proceedings. The said property, as thus affected, is described as follows: SEE PAGE 20-A; 20-B; FOR DESCRIPTION This 18th day of March, 2008. /s/ India E. Thompson Clerk Superior Court EARLY COUNTY Project Number: EDS-27(160) Early County Parcel Number: 37 Required R/W: 5.713 acres of land; and certain easement rights Property Owner: Barney Brownlee; Mark Brownlee, Jr.; and Brownlee Brothers Farm All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 25 of the 5th Land District in Early County, Georgia, being more particularly described as follows: BEGINNING at a point on the southeastern existing right of way line of State Route 1/U.S. 27, said point being 10.32 feet right of and opposite station 372+88.61 on the construction centerline of State Route 1/U.S. 27 on Georgia Highway Project EDS-27(160); running thence northeasterly along said southeastern existing right of way line of State Route 1/U.S. 27 a distance of 294.05 feet to a point 16.25 feet right of and opposite station 375+82.58 on said centerline; thence continuing northeasterly along said southeastern existing right of way line a distance of 2,055.90 feet to a point 14.11 feet right of and opposite station 396+38.47 on said centerline, said point also being a point on the property line between the lands of the condemnee and the lands now or formerly owned by Kolomoki Plantation, LLC; thence southeasterly along said property line a distance of 106.11 feet to a point 120.00 feet right of and opposite station 396+45.35 on said centerline; thence S 26° 14' 21.4" W distance of 2,245.35 feet to a point 120.00 feet right of and opposite station 374+00.00 on said centerline; thence S 63° 46' 22.4" E a distance of 58.20 feet to a point 50.00 feet left of and opposite station 92+20.00 on the construction centerline of County Road 120 East on said project; thence S 88° 46' 52.9" E a distance of 59.00 feet to a point 50.00 feet left of and opposite station 92+79.00 on said County Road 120 East centerline; thence S 1° 13' 07.1" W a distance of 30.42 feet to a point 19.58 feet left of and opposite station 92+79.00 on said County Road 120 East centerline; thence westerly N 88° 40' 26.7" W a distance of 258.24 feet back to the point of BEGINNING. Said described land being the required right of way and is shown colored yellow on the attached plats marked Annex 1-A. Also to be condemned in these proceedings are two temporary easements for the construction of driveways being described as follows: BEGINNING at a point 120.00 feet right of and opposite station 382+66.00 on the construction centerline of State Route 1/U.S. 27 on Georgia Highway Project EDS-27(160); running thence northeasterly along a straight line to a point 120.00 feet right of and opposite station 383+00.00 on said centerline; thence southeasterly along a straight line to a point 130.00 feet right of and opposite station 382+90.00 on said centerline; thence southwesterly along a straight line to a point 130.00 feet right of and opposite station 382+76.00 on said centerline; thence southwesterly along a straight line back to the point of BEGINNING. BEGINNING at a point 120.00 feet right of and opposite station 389+91.00 on the construction centerline of State Route 1/U.S. 27 on Georgia Highway Project EDS-27(160); running thence northeasterly along a straight line to a point 120.00 feet right of and opposite station 390+25.00 on said centerline; thence southeasterly along a straight line to a point 130.00 feet right of and opposite station 390+15.00 on said centerline; thence southwesterly along a straight line to a point 130.00 feet right of and opposite station 390+01.00 on said centerline; thence northeasterly along a straight line back to the point of BEGINNING. Said described lands being temporary easements for the construction of driveways and are shown colored orange on the attached plats marked Annex 1- A. The title, estate, or interest in the above described lands, required by condemnor and now taken by condemnor for public use is as follows: Fee simple title to the above described lands all as shown colored yellow on the plats dated the 23rd day of May, 2006; Last Revised: Sheet Nos. 30 and 31 on February 22, 2007 and Sheet No. 32 on September 13, 2007 and attached to Appendix "A" to Exhibit "A" as Annex 1-A. Two temporary easements are condemned for the right to construct driveways to connect the newly constructed road and right of way to the condemnee's remaining lands for driveway purposes. Said easements will expire on November 30, 2010 and are shown colored orange on the above mentioned plats. Upon completion of the project, the driveways will remain in place for use by the condemnee. 04/02/2tc 032608-08 CITATION IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF EARLY COUNTY GEORGIA DOCKET NO. 2008V-108 IN REM _______________ DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION VS. 2.115 acres of land; and certain easements rights; and Barney Brownlee; Mark Brownlee, Jr.; and Brownlee Brothers Farm, individually The said named persons and any and all other persons known and unknown claiming any right, title, power, interest, ownership, equity, claim or demand in and to the lands hereinafter described, and all occupants, tenants, lessees, licensees and all holders, owners and users of ways and easements in, across, over and under said land are hereby notified, under the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Sections 32-3-4 through 32-3-19, providing for the exercise of the power of eminent domain by the State of Georgia, or any of its subdivisions, or by any county of such State, as follows: That the above stated case, being a condemnation in rem against the property hereinafter described, was filed in said Court on the 18th day of March, 2008; That, in accordance with provisions of the aforesaid Official Code, a Declaration of Taking, duly authorized and properly executed as provided by the Official Code, has been made and filed in said case, declaring the necessity for and exercising the power of taking the said described lands for State-aid public road purposes, thereby vesting the title to same in the Department of Transportation; and, in pursuance of such authority, the Department of Transportation has deposited with the Clerk of the Superior Court of said County $30,500.00 as the just compensation for the said lands described; and all persons claiming such fund or any interest therein, are hereby required to make known their claims to the Court; In accordance with the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, the Plaintiff-Condemnor has prayed the Court for Immediate possession of said property, and all persons having any interest in or claim against such property, as above set forth, are required by the Order of the Judge of said Court to surrender possession of the property to the Department of Transportation no later than 30 days from filing of the Declaration of Taking. That in accordance with the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Section 32-3- 13 through 32-3-19, if the owner, or any of the owners, or any person having a claim against or interest in said property, shall be dissatisfied with the compensation, as estimated in the Declaration of Taking and deposited in Court, such person or persons, or any of them, shall have the right, at any time subsequent to the filing of the Declaration and the deposit of the fund into Court but not later than 30 days following the date of service as provided for in the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Sections 32- 3-8 through 32-3-10 to file with the Court a notice of appeal, the same to be in writing and made a part of the record in the proceedings. The said property, as thus affected, is described as follows: SEE PAGE 20-A; 20-B; FOR DESCRIPTION This 18th day of March, 2008. /s/ India E. Thompson Clerk Superior Court EARLY COUNTY Project Number: EDS-27(160) Early County Parcel Number: 38 Required R/W: 2.115 acres of land; and certain easement rights Property Owners: Barney Brownlee; Mark Brownlee, Jr.; and Brownlee Brothers Farm All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 25 of the 5th Land District in Early County, Georgia, being more particularly described as follows: BEGINNING at the point of intersection of the northwestern existing right of way line of State Route 1/U.S. 27 and the northern existing right of way line of County Road 120, said point being 90.63 feet left of and opposite station 372+68.71 on the construction centerline of State Route 1/U.S. 27 on Georgia Highway Project EDS-27(160); running thence northwesterly along said northern existing right of way line of County Road 120 a distance of 140.52 feet to a point 40.43 feet right of and opposite station 82+22.20 on the construction centerline of County Road 120 West on said project; thence N 76° 03' 50.9" E a distance of 136.38 feet to a point 115.00 feet left of and opposite station 373+00.00 on said State Route 1/U.S. 27 centerline; thence N 26° 14' 21.4" E a distance of 2,991.30 feet to a point 115.00 feet left of and opposite station 402+91.30 on said State Route 1/U.S. 27 centerline, said point also being a point on the property line between the lands of the condemnee and the lands now or formerly owned by Kolomoki Plantation, LLC; thence southeasterly along said property line a distance of 29.85 feet to a point 86.55 feet left of and opposite station 402+82.25 on said State Route 1/U.S. 27 centerline, said point also being a point on said northwestern existing right of way line of State Route 1/U.S. 27; thence southwesterly along said northwestern existing right of way line of State Route 1/U.S. 27 a combined distance of 3013.64 feet back to the point of BEGINNING. Said described land being the required right of way and is shown colored yellow on the attached plats marked Annex 1-A. Also to be acquired in these proceedings are two temporary easements for the construction of driveways being described as follows: BEGINNING at a point 115.00 feet left of and opposite station 391+03.00 on the construction centerline of State Route 1/U.S. 27 on Georgia Highway Project EDS-27(160); running thence northwesterly along a straight line to a point 125.00 feet left of and opposite station 391+13.00 on said centerline; thence northeasterly along a straight line to a point 125.00 feet left of and opposite station 391+27.00 on said centerline; thence northeasterly along a straight line to a point 115.00 feet left of and opposite station 391+37.00 on said centerline; thence southwesterly along a straight line back to the point of BEGINNING. BEGINNING at a point 115.00 feet left of and opposite station 402+69.00 on the construction centerline of State Route 1/U.S. 27 on Georgia Highway Project EDS-27(160); running thence northwesterly along a straight line to a point 125.00 feet left of and opposite station 402+79.00 on said centerline; thence northeasterly along a straight line to a point 125.00 feet left of and opposite station 402+94.48 on said centerline, said point also being a point on the property line between the lands of the condemnee and the lands now or formerly owned by Kolomoki Plantation LLC; thence southeasterly along said property line to a point 115.00 feet left of and opposite station 402+91.30 on said centerline; thence southwesterly along a straight line back to the point of BEGINNING. Said described lands being temporary easements for the construction of driveways and are shown colored orange on the attached plats marked Annex 1- A. The title, estate, or interest in the above described lands, required by condemnor and now taken by condemnor for public use is as follows: Fee simple title to the above described lands all as shown colored yellow on the plats dated the 23rd day of May, 2006; Last Revised: Sheet Nos. 30 and 31 on February 22, 2007 and Sheet Nos. 32 and 33 on September 13, 2007 and attached to Appendix "A" to Exhibit "A" as Annex 1-A. Two temporary easements are condemned for the right to construct driveways to connect the newly constructed road and right of way to the condemnee's remaining lands for driveway purposes. Said easements will expire on November 30, 2010 and are shown colored orange on the above mentioned plats. Upon completion of the project, the driveways will remain in place for use by the condemnee. 04/02/2tc

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