October 16, 2008

PUBLIC NOTICE

The property that was recently owned by Otis Parker, located on Charles Gilley Rd., is now under new ownership and is posted against all trespassing.William Gill

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

Sealed bids for the Richland Parish Sheriff’s Office will be accepted for the pur•chase of a 2009 White SUV. Specifications are as follows: 5.3L V8 or bigger engine; power windows, locks and mirrors; aluminum wheels; deep tinted glass; heavy duty trailer package with transmission cooler; AM/FM radio; remote key•less entry; differential, heavy-duty locking rear. Bids will be opened on October 24, 2008 at 10:00 AM at the Richland Parish Sheriff’s Office. All bids should be labeled “Bid for 2009 Vehicle”. The Richland Parish Sheriff’s Office reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive informalities. All bids received after the specified time will be returned unopened.10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23

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NOTICE OF FINDING OF NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACT (FONSI)

The Notice of Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the Denbury Onshore, LLC 24” CO2 Delhi Pipeline Madison and Richland Parishes, Louisiana and Issaquena, Warren and Yazoo Counties, Mississippi.has been forwarded to the Environmental Protection Agency and to various Federal, State, and local agencies and interested parties. A limited number of copies of the FONSI are available to fill single copy requests by contacting Kevin

D. Norton, State Conservationist, Natural Resources Conservation Service, 3737 Government Street, Alexandria, Louisiana, 71302; telephone (318) 473-7751. Basic data developed during the environmental assessment are on file and may be reviewed by contacting Kevin D. Norton. No administrative action in imple•mentation of the proposal will be taken until 30 days after the date of this publica•tion in the Federal Register, September 24, 2008.

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SHERIFF’S SALE

State of Louisiana

Parish of Richland

Fifth District Court

BANCORPSOUTH BANK

vs. No. 40,112 SECTION B

THE UNOPENED SUCCESSION OF KATIE R WHITTEN By virtue of a Writ of SEIZURE AND SALE issued out of the Honorable FIFTH District Court in and for the Parish of Richland, State of Louisiana, in the above styled and numbered cause and to me directed as Sheriff, I have seized and taken into my possession and will offer for sale at public auction at the east door of the court house in the town of Rayville, Louisiana, within legal hours of sale, on

NOVEMBER 19, 2008 the following described property, to-wit: All of the interest of Katie R. Whitten, estimated to be an undivided one-half interest in and to: The South one-half of the parcel described as follows: A certain tract or parcel of land described as beginning at the Southeast corner of the Methodist Church Property in Start, as shown on Map of Millsaps Realty Company or Farm Security Administration and from this point, run South 0° 30’ West a distance of 208.7’; thence in a Westerly direction parallel with said Church Property for a distance of 208.7’; thence North 0° 18’ East for a distance of 208.7’; thence East along the South edge of said Church Property a distance of 208.7’ to the point of beginning, containing one (1) acres, more or less, situated in the SW 1/4 of Section 4, Township 17 North, Range 6 East, Richland Parish Seized as the property of the defendant and will be sold to satisfy said Writ of SEIZURE AND SALE and all costs. Terms of sale: Cash to the last and highest bidder, WITH the benefit of appraisement. CHARLES M. MCDONALD, SHERIFF OCTOBER 16, 2008 NOVEMBER 6, 2008

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SHERIFF’S SALE

State of Louisiana

Parish of Richland

Fifth District Court

MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC

vs. No. 38,410 SECTION C

DONNA SUE FOSTER AND KATIE JACKSON FOSTER By virtue of a Writ of SEIZURE AND SALE issued out of the Honorable FIFTH District Court in and for the Parish of Richland, State of Louisiana, in the above styled and numbered cause and to me directed as Sheriff, I have seized and taken into my possession and will offer for sale at public auction at the east door of the court house in the town of Rayville, Louisiana, within legal hours of sale, on

NOVEMBER 19, 2008

the following described property, to-wit:LOT 3, BLOCK J, NEWMAN’S ADDITION TO THE TOWN OF RAYVILLE, RICHLAND PARISH, LOUISIANASeized as the property of the defendant and will be sold to satisfy said Writ of SEIZURE AND SALE and all costs. Terms of sale: Cash to the last and highest bidder, WITH the benefit of appraise•ment. CHARLES M. MCDONALD, Sheriff OCTOBER 16, 2008NOVEMBER 6, 2008

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SHERIFF’S SALE

State of Louisiana Parish of Richland Fifth District Court DEERE & COMPANY vs. No. C-39688C

BRIAN K SAVAGE By virtue of a Writ of SEIZURE AND SALE issued out of the Honorable FIFTH District Court in and for the Parish of Franklin, State of Louisiana, in the above styled and numbered cause and to me directed as Sheriff, I have seized and taken into my possession and will offer for sale at public auction at the east door of the court house in the town of Rayville, Louisiana, within legal hours of sale, on

OCTOBER 29, 2008the following described property, to-wit:CASE IH MODEL 2188 COMBINE S/N 190227 AND CASE IH MODEL 1084 CORNHEAD S/N 145075Seized as the property of the defendant and will be sold to satisfy said Writ of SEIZURE AND SALE and all costs. Terms of sale: Cash to the last and highest bidder, WITH the benefit of appraise•ment. CHARLES M. MCDONALD, Sheriff OCTOBER 16, 2008

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SHERIFF’S SALE

State of Louisiana

Parish of Richland

Fifth District Court

USA, RURAL DEV (FORMERLY FARMERS HOME ADM) USDA

vs. No. 40,257 SECTION CUNOPENED SUCCESSIONS OF BRODIS NOLAN & NORA JANE NOLAN By virtue of a Writ of SEIZURE AND SALE issued out of the Honorable FIFTH District Court in and for the Parish of Richland, State of Louisiana, in the above styled and numbered cause and to me directed as Sheriff, I have seized and taken into my possession and will offer for sale at public auction at the east door of the court house in the town of Rayville, Louisiana, within legal hours of sale, on

NOVEMBER 19, 2008the following described property, to-wit:A Certain tract or parcel of land containing 1.00 acres, more or less, situated in the Northwest Quarter of the Northwest Quarter (NW1/4 of NW1/4) of Section 2, Township 19 North , Range 8 East, Parish of Richland, State of Louisiana, and more particularly described as follows:Commencing at the intersection of the South line of the Northwest Quarter of the Northwest Quarter of Section 2, Township 19 North, Range 8 East, and the East right of way line of State Highway no. 585, run North 0 degrees 27 minutes East a distance of 665.0 feet to the point of Beginning; Run

(1)

Thence continue North 0 degrees 27 minutes East (along said HWY. Right of way line) a distance of 175.0 feet

(2)

Thence South 89 degrees 33 minutes East a distance of 250.0 feet to the Northeast corner of said plot.

(3)

Thence South 0 degrees 27 minutes West a distance of 175.0 feet to the Southeast corner of said plot.

(4)

Thence North 89 degrees 33 minutes West a distance of 250.0 feet, back to the POINT OF BEGINNING Seized as the property of the defendant and will be sold to satisfy said Writ of SEIZURE AND SALE and all costs. Terms of sale: Cash to the last and highest bidder, WITH the benefit of appraise•ment. CHARLES M. MCDONALD, Sheriff OCTOBER 16, 2008NOVEMBER 6, 2008

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RICHLAND PARISH POLICE JURY REGULAR MEETING - 6:00 P.M. - OCTOBER 6, 2008

President called the meeting to order with the invocation by Revered SmithRoll call revealed the following present:Present: Ms. Gee, Ms. Green, Messers: Moore, Smith, Tatum, McKay, Gilley, Washington and Lofton.Pledge of allegianceAfter committee report, a motion was made by Ms. Green, seconded by Mr. Tat•um to approve the Oxidation Pond for three (3) Cell System approved by the State for Rooster’s Club. MOTION CARRIED. UNANIMOUSLY. Motion by Mr. Washington, seconded by Mr. Tatum to approve the agendaYeas: All Nays: None Absent: None MOTION CARRIED. UNANIMOUSLY. Motion by Mr. Smith, seconded by Ms. Gee to approve the minutes of September

8, 2008 as presented to the official journal - The Richland Beacon News.

Yeas: All Nays: None Absent: None MOTION CARRIED. UNANIMOUSLY. At this time president recognized visitorsLSU Extension Service Report update - Joanna StrongMotion by Mr. Moore, seconded by Mr. Tatum to accept bid in the amount of $276.03 for tax adjudicated property for Crestview Comm. Waste, Inc.Yeas: All Nays: None Absent: None

MOTION CARRIED. UNANIMOUSLY. RICHLAND PARISH POLICE JURY RESOLUTION NO:

08-10-06-01 BE IT HEREBY RESOLVED by the Richland Parish Police Jury of Richland Parish, Louisiana, governing body for the Crestview Sewer District, convened in regular session:WHEREAS, the Richland Parish Police Jury on behalf of the Crestview Sewer District with reference to the project entitled “Sewage Collection/Treatment sys•tem Rehabilitation”, and in accordance with the letter of Recommendation set forth by Terry Rainbolt, Project Engineer with S.E. Huey Co. on September 19, 2008 does hereby authorize award as follows.Award the Base Bid only to the TAC Agency, Inc. for $164,076.32; and issue a Change Order at the same time requesting that Base Bid Item No. 2 “Furnish and install new 6’cyclone fence with 2-8’gates (9 ga. wire) be eliminated and request•ing that Base Bid Item NO. 1 “Furnish all labor, equip. & material to rehab oxida•tion pond per specs & dwgs. C2-C5 complete with clear & grub, fence removal, plug & abandon existing structures, levee repair & improvements and driveway w/18” dia. CMP culvert” be revised to read “Furnish all labor, equip. & material to rehab oxidation pond in accordance specs & dwgs. C-2-C5 per the following description of work: 1) trim and remove from site all tree limbs overhanging pond levees; 2) clear & grub exterior and interior levees; 3) repair breaks in existing fence with like material; 4) remove/plug and/or abandon existing structures; 5)

repair exterior & interior levees breaks by backfilling to existing levee crown;

6) install new inlet structure, outlet structure and 2 cell crossover structures; 7) install new 24’ wide gravel driveway w/18” dia. X 32’ long CMP culvert & 2-8’gates” thus reducing amount to from $45,000.00 to $22,960.00 Consequently the construction award will be for $122,038.32.The above resolution was introduced by Secretary/Treasurer Kathy Burns. It was then moved by Mr. Moore, seconded by Ms. Green and adopted as follows:Yeas: Judy Green, Sharon Gee, Althan Smith, Kenneth McKay, Ronald Gilley, Steve Lofton, William Moore, Willie Tatum, Jesse WashingtonNays: NoneTHUS ADOPTED at a meeting of the Richland Parish Police Jury on this 6th dayof October, 2008.ATTEST: /s/ Kathy Burns /s/ Steve LoftonSecretary/Treasurer President Motion by Mr. McKay, seconded by Mr. Tatum to pay Markley Huey $376.00 for

expert review of flooding in that area after Gustav.

Yeas: All Nays: None Absent: None MOTION CARRIED. UNANIMOUSLY. Motion by Mr. Tatum, seconded by Mr. Moore to increase Jerry Horne pay from $10.71 as an E-III Operator to $11.06 an hour.Yeas: All Nays: None Absent: None MOTION CARRIED. UNANIMOUSLY. Motion by Mr. Moore, seconded by Mr. Tatum to ratify the employment of Mal•colm Woosley as an E-I $10.06 an hour.Yeas: All Nays: None Absent: None MOTION CARRIED. UNANIMOUSLY. Motion by Mr. McKay, seconded by Mr. Moore to accept bid from Mechanical Systems & Service, Inc. in the amount of $55,782.00 without any exclusion.Yeas: All Nays: None Absent: None MOTION CARRIED. UNANIMOUSLY. Motion by Mr. Gilley, seconded by Mr. McKay to assist the Town of Mangham with the potholes on Oak Street.Yeas: All Nays: None Absent: None MOTION CARRIED. UNANIMOUSLY. Motion by Ms. Green, seconded by Mr. Gilley to go into executive session to discuss personnel.Yeas: All Nays: None Absent: None MOTION CARRIED. UNANIMOUSLY. Motion by Mr. Moore, seconded by Mr. Tatum to reconvene back into regular session. Yeas: All Nays: None Absent: None MOTION CARRIED. UNANIMOUSLY. Motion by Mr. Washington, seconded by Ms. Green to add an amendment to mo•tion and raise Russell Myers $16.00 an hour.Yeas: Ms. Gee, Green, Messers: Moore, Smith, McKay and WashingtonNays: Messers: Gilley and TatumAbsent: None MOTION CARRIED. Motion by Mr. McKay, seconded by Mr. Moore to hire Larry Wheeler full time as parish manager with a salary of $55,000.00Yeas: All Nays: None Absent: None MOTION CARRIED. UNANIMOUSLY. /s/ Kathy Burns /s/ Steve LoftonSecretary/Treasurer President

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STATE OF LOUISIANA * PARISH OF RICHLAND

FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT

SUCCESSION OF FILED: OCTOBER 13, 2008 JAMES EDWARD TARVER Linda S. Jones PROBATE NO. 8032 Dy. CLERK OF COURT

NOTICE OF FILING OF PARTIAL TABLEAU OF DISTRIBUTION Notice is hereby given to the creditors of this succession, and to all other persons

at interest, that a Partial Tableau of Distribution has this date been filed by John

Hoychick, Jr., executor of this Succession, with the petition praying for homolo•gation of the Partial Tableau, and for authority to pay the debts listed therein. The Partial Tableau of Distribution can be homologated after the expiration of seven

(7) days from the date of publication of this notice. Any opposition to the Petition

and Partial Tableau of Distribution must be filed prior to homologation.

Rayville, Louisiana, this 13th day of October, 2008.

BY ORDER OF THE COURT. Linda S. Jones Dy. CLERK OF COURT

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