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Notices 7-24-19

Lawrence County Emergency
Communications District
The Lawrence County Emergency
Communications District will be accepting
applications for the position of Communications
Offi cer through Friday, July 25, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.
Applicants should be multi-task capable, with
good oral communication skills. Experience
in Emergency Services, Telecommunications,
and Computer Operations a plus. Applications
can be picked up at 233 W. Gaines between
the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday
through Friday. Pre-employment drug
screen and psychological exam required. All
applications on fi le will be considered.

The Farm Bureau of Lawrence
County will host their Annual
meeting Thursday, August 15, 2019
at 6:00 p.m. located at Coleman
Methodist Church, 322 N. Military
Ave., Lawrenceburg. Farm Bureau
Members will be voting on proposed
Amended Bylaws. Door prizes will
be given!

Sealed Bids for the construction of the Lawrenceburg Utility Systems Utilities Extension
to Southern Tennessee Higher Education Center will be received by Lawrenceburg
Utility Systems at the offi ce of the General Manager until 2:00 p.m. Thursday August
15, 2019, at which time the Bids received will be publicly opened, read aloud, and the
apparent successful Bidder identifi ed subject to further bid evaluation. Bids received
after the above time and date will be rejected.
The following is a general description of the Project:
New 210 GPM wastewater self-priming duplex pump station; 600 L.F. of 4-inch PVC
force main; approximately 5,000 L.F. of 8-inch gravity sewer; approximately 650 L.F. of
14-inch casing pipe jacked and bored.
Bids will be received for a single prime Contract. Bids shall be on a unit price basis as
indicated in the Bid Form. All bids must be in accordance with the Bidding Documents
prepared and issued by the Issuing Offi ce.
The Issuing Offi ce for the Bidding Documents is: Griggs & Maloney, Inc. located at Suite
205, 745 South Church Street, P.O. Box 2968, Murfreesboro, Tennessee, 37133, (615)
895-8221. Prospective Bidders may examine the Bidding Documents at the Issuing
Offi ce on Mondays through Fridays between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., and may
obtain copies of the Bidding Documents from the Issuing Offi ce as described below.
Bidding Documents also may be examined on or after July 22, 2019 at the following:
• Lawrenceburg Utility Systems 1607 N. Locust Ave., Lawrenceburg, Tennessee 38464.
• Griggs & Maloney, Inc. 745 S. Church St., Ste. 205, Murfreesboro, TN 37130
• Associated General Contractors & iSqFt,, (877) 502-9070
• Builders Exchange of Tennessee,, (866) 941-2986
• Construction Market Data,, (800) 424-3996
• Dodge Data & Analytics,, (877) 784-9556
• West Tennessee Plan Room,, (731) 427-2573
Printed copies of the Bidding Documents may be obtained on or after July 22, 2019 from
the Issuing Offi ce, Griggs & Maloney, Inc. 745 S. Church St., Ste. 205, Murfreesboro, TN
37130, upon payment of a non-refundable deposit of $150.00 for each complete set of
drawings and specifi cations. Checks for Bidding Documents shall be payable to “Griggs
and Maloney, Inc.” Upon request and receipt of the document deposit indicated above
plus a non-refundable shipping charge, the Issuing Offi ce will transmit the Bidding
Documents via delivery service. The shipping charge amount will depend on the shipping
method selected by the prospective Bidder. The date that the Bidding Documents are
transmitted by the Issuing Offi ce will be considered the Bidder’s date of receipt of the
Bidding Documents. Partial sets of Bidding Documents will not be available from the
Issuing Offi ce. Neither Owner nor Engineer will be responsible for full or partial sets of
Bidding Documents, including Addenda if any, obtained from sources other than the
Issuing Offi ce. No electronic media design document copies will be issued or allowed
to be issued for this project without the express written permission of the Engineer. All
Bidders must be registered plan holders with the Engineer. There will be no pre-bid
conference for this project.
A “Bid Bond” or other bond security in the amount of 5 percent of the bid amount
must accompany the submitted bid. The successful Bidder will be required to furnish
a “Performance Bond” and a “Payment Bond”, each for 100 percent of the contract
amount, as security for the faithful performance of the work and the payment of all bills
and obligations arising from the performance of the work.
All bids, which shall include the costs for payment and performance bonds when
required, shall remain binding on the Contractor for a period of 60 days after the bid date
and time and the Owner reserves the right to accept any bid or bid alternate, to reject
any or all bids, or to waive any informalities in bids received where such acceptance,
rejections, or waiver is considered to be in the best interest of the Owner. All alternates
requested on the bid form will be considered in the award of the Contract.
All bidders must be licensed contractors as required by the Contractors Licensing Act
of 1976 (TCA Title 62, Chapter 6). No bid will be opened unless the sealed envelope
containing the bid provides the following information: the name, license number,
expiration date thereof, and license classifi cation of the contractors applying to
bid for the prime contract and for the masonry over $100,000, electrical, plumbing,
heating, ventilation, and air conditioning contracts, and for each vertical closed loop
geothermal heating and cooling project, the company name, Tennessee Department
of Environment and Conservation license number, classifi cation (G, L, or GL), and the
expiration date, appear on the outside of the envelope containing the bid except when
the bid is in an amount less than twenty-fi ve thousand dollars ($25,000) [masonry over
$100,000]. When the bid is less than twenty-fi ve thousand dollars ($25,000), the name
of the contractor only may appear on the outside of the envelope containing the bid,
and upon opening the envelope, if such bid is in excess of twenty-fi ve thousand dollars
($25,000), the same shall automatically be disqualifi ed. Only one (1) contractor in each
classifi cation may be listed. Prime contractor bidders who are to perform the electrical,
plumbing, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning or the geothermal heating and
cooling must be so designated upon the outside of the envelope. Failure of any bidder
to comply therewith shall void such bid and the envelope containing such bid shall not
be opened or considered. The failure of any bidder to comply with all of the provisions
hereof shall automatically disqualify such bid.
No faxed bids will be accepted. All bids must be in a sealed envelope marked “Utilities
Extension to Southern Tennessee Higher Education Center.”
Owner: Lawrenceburg Utility Systems
By: Vic Pusser, P.E.
Title: General Manager
Date: July 12, 2019

Special Education Department
Lawrence County School System
The Lawrence County School System is required
by law to locate, identify, and service children
3-21 who are disabled. These disabilities may
include speech-language, vision, hearing, health
impairment, physical impairment, developmental
delays, as well as impaired intellectual functioning.
If you, or someone you know, may be in need of
special services or evaluations, please call the
Special Education Department at 762-5251, or
the school in your area to arrange an appointment.
If qualifi cation guidelines are met, services are
provided free of charge, regardless of income.

CAUSE NO. 2019D122
In this cause, it appearing from the Complaint, which is sworn to, that the Defendant Chad Lavon Davis is a non-resident of the State of Tennessee, that the residence of the defendant is unknown and cannot be ascertained upon diligent inquiry, (T.C.A. 21-1-203), it is ordered by me that publication be made for four successive weeks, as required by law, in the Lawrence County Advocate, a newspaper published in Lawrence County, Tennessee, in said County, notifying said non-resident Defendant to file an answer with Plaintiff’s Attorney, Shawn Wilson, whose address is 101 S. Jefferson Ave., Cookeville, TN 38501 within 30 days from the last date of publication, exclusive of said last date of publication, or a judgment by default may be entered and the cause set for hearing ex parte as to 8/7/19.
This the 8th day of July, 2019
Jennifer Wilkerson
Helena Johnson
Deputy Clerk


Default having been made in the terms, conditions, and payments provided for in that certain Deed of Trust dated October 3, 2016 of record in Book 492, page 395-403, Register’s Office for Lawrence County, Tennessee, from JONATHAN R. COGGINS and WIFE, HEIDI R. COGGINS, to PAUL B. PLANT, Trustee, securing the indebtedness therein described, which indebtedness is now due and unpaid, and has been declared in default by the lawful owner and holder thereof: and;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Paul B. Plant, Trustee, pursuant to said Deed of Trust, having been requested by OLIVER M. BURCH, IV, the owner and holder of said indebtedness so to do, and by virtue of the authority and power vested in me by said Deed of Trust will, on Tuesday August 27″, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at the Southeast corner of the Lawrence County Courthouse, in Lawrenceburg, Lawrence County, Tennessee, sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash (or credit upon the indebtedness secured if the lawful owner and holder thereof is the successful purchaser), free from the equity of redemption, the statutory right of redemption, homestead, dower, elective share, and all other exemptions of Borrower of every kind, all of which have been expressly waived by Borrower, the following-described property in Lawrence County, Tennessee:
Situated and lying in the Second Civil District of Lawrence County, Tennessee, more particularly described as follows, to-wit:
BEING Farm #20 of RASCALTOWN FARMS, as shown of record in Plat Cabinet B, Slide 86, Register ’s Office for Lawrence County, Tennessee, to which reference is made for a more complete and accurate description of said farm. Farm #20 contains 3.32 acres, more or less.
This being the same property conveyed to Oliver M. Burch, IV by Quit Claim deed dated October 28, 2014 from GHM Partnership, of record in Record Book 444, Page 858, Register’s Office of Lawrence County, Tennessee.
This being the same property conveyed to Jonathan R. Coggins and wife, Heidi R. Coggins by Warranty Deed dated September 28, 2016 from Oliver M. Burch, IV of record in Record Book 492, Page 393, Register’s Office of Lawrence County, Tennessee.
Which has an address of: Stateline Rd., Loretto, Tennessee 38469, Lawrence County, TN.
Description reference: The description is the same as that used in Book 492, page 395-403, Lawrenceburg, TN.
This sale is subject to liens, easements, encumbrances, property taxes, rights of redemption of taxing entities and other matters which are prior in right to the lien of the aforesaid Deed of Trust. The Trustee may adjourn or postpone the aforementioned sale of real property by public announcement at such time and place of sale, and from time to time thereafter may postpone such sale by public announcement at the time and place fixed by the preceding postponement or subsequently noticed sale, and without further notice make such sale at the time fixed by the last postponement, or may, in its discretion, give a new notice of sale. The failure of any high bidder to pay the purchase price and close the sale shall, at the option of the Trustee, be cause for rejection of the bid, and if the bid is rejected, the Trustee shall have the option of making the sale to the next highest bidder who is ready, willing, and able to comply with the terms hereof. The proceeds derived from the sale of the property will be applied as provided for in said Deed of Trust and/or modification thereof.
All rights and equity of redemption, homestead, dower and all other exemptions are expressly waived by the Debtor in said Deed of Trust and title is believed to be good, but I will sell and convey only as Trustee. Title is to be conveyed subject to all prior liens, easements, covenants, conditions, encumbrances, and restrictions that may exist including, without limitation, any unpaid ad valorem taxes or other taxes, and also subject to any right to redemption that may otherwise exist.
Paul B, Plant, No. 002521
Trustee Harwell & Plant
225 Mahr Avenue
P.O. Box 399
Lawrenceburg, TN 38464
(931) 762-7528
Before me, Krystal S. Kizer of the state and county aforesaid, personally appeared Paul
B. Plant with whom I ae personally acquainted (or proved to me on the basis of satisfactory evidence), and who, upon oath, executed the foregoing instrument for the purposes therein contained.
WITNESS my hand and seal, at the office in Lawrenceburg, this the 11th day of
July, 2019.
Krystal S. Kizer
Notary Public
My Commission Expires:

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