CAUSE NO. AD20-09
Clerk of the Court
405 N. Titus
Gilmer, Texas 75644
Plaintiff’s Attorney or Plaintiff
MATTHEW R. PATTON, IV
P.O. BOX 1110
GILMER, TEXAS 75644
The State of Texas
Notice to Defendant: “You have been sued. You may employ an attorney. If you or your attorney do not file a written answer with the clerk who issued this citation by 10:00 a.m. on the Monday next following the expiration of forty-two days after the date of issuance of this citation and petition, a default judgment may be taken against you”
To: unknown father
You are hereby commanded to appear by filing a written answer to the Plaintiff’s First Amended Original Petition for Termination and Adoption of a Child at or before ten o’clock a.m. of the Monday next after the expiration of forty-two days after the date of issuance of this citation the same being: Monday the 22nd day of February, 2021 before the Honorable 115th District Court of Upshur County, Texas at the Justice Center of said County in Gilmer, Texas.
Said Plaintiff’s Petition was filed in said court on the 6th day of January 2021 In this case numbered AD20-09 on the docket of said court and styled:
IN THE INTEREST OF A CHILD
The names of the parties to the cause are as follows: CAROLYN BENNETT, DOUGLAS BENNETT plaintiff(s) and, UNKNOWN FATHER defendant(s).
A brief statement of the nature of this suit is as follows, to wit: FIRST AMENDED ORIGINAL PETITION FOR TERMINATION AND ADOPTION OF A CHILD
as is more fully shown by The facts are more fully show by Plaintiff’s Petition on file in this suit. The office executing this writ shall promptly serve the same according to requirements of law, and the mandates thereof, and make due return as the law directs.
Issued and given under my hand and the Seal of said court, at office in Gilmer, Texas, this the 6th day of January A.D. 2021.
Attest: KAREN BUNN, district clerk
of the 115th district court, upshur county, texas
BY: J.J. Deputy
CITATION BY PUBLICATION - HEIRSHIP - UNKNOWN HEIRS
THE STATE OF TEXAS
COUNTY OF UPSHUR
BILL YOUNGKIN, Applicant’s Attorney
P.O. BOX 4806
BRYAN, TEXAS 77805
TO ALL UNKNOWN HEIRS IN THE ESTATE OF: RUSSELL ALEXANDER HENDRICKS, Deceased, 21PROO140
In the County Court of Upshur County, Texas
ALEXA MARIE BURNS and JENNIFER MICHELL JONES, Co Applicants, filed an Application for Independent Co-Administration and Letters of Independent Co-Administration, Application to Determine Heirship within and Independent Co-Administration in this estate on January 8th, 2021, requesting that the Court determine who are the heirs and only heirs of RUSSELL ALEXANDER HENDRICKS, Deceased, and their respective shares and interests in such estate.
The court may act on this application at any call of the docket on or after 10:00 a.m., January 25, 2021, which is the first Monday next after the expiration of 10 days from the date of posting this citation, at the Upshur County Courthouse, 100 West Tyler Street, Gilmer, Texas 75644.
All persons interested in said estate are cited to appear before this Honorable Court by filing a written contest or answer to this Application should they desire to do so. To ensure its consideration, you or your attorney must file any objection, intervention, or response in writing with the County Clerk of Upshur County, Texas on or before the above noted date and time.
GIVEN UNDER MY HAND AND SEAL of said Court, at the office of the Upshur County Clerk in Gilmer, Texas on the 8th day of January, 2021.
TERRI ROSS, County Clerk
Upshur County, Texas
100 West Tyler Street
Gilmer, Texas 75644
By K.P, Deputy
citation by publication
cause no. 693-19
clerk of the court
405 n. titus
gilmer, texas 75644
petitioner’s attorney or petitioner
matthew r. patton, iv
p.o. box 1110
gilmer, texas 75644
the state of texas
TO: UNKNOWN FATHER (MAY BE SERVED WHEREVER MAY BE FOUND)
and to all whom it may concern:
“ You have been sued. You may employ an attorney. If you or your attorney do not file a written answer with the Clerk who issued this citation by 10:00 a.m. on the Monday next following the expiration of twenty days after you were served this citation and petition, a default judgment may be taken against you.”
The SECOND AMENDED PETITION of ROBERT CHRISTOPHER TAYLOR Petitioner, was filed in the said Court of Upshur County, Texas on the 8th day of January, 2021, against, KATHRYN CLAIRE TAYLOR, Respondent(s), numbered 693-19 and entitled:
IN THE INTEREST OF L.C.T. AND C.K.T., CHILDREN
The suit requests:
The date and place of birth of the child (children) who is (are) the subject of the suit: NA
The Court has authority in this suit to enter any judgment or decree in the child’s (children’s) interest which will be binding upon you, including the termination of the parent-child relationship, the determination of paternity and the appointment of a conservator with authority to consent to the child’s (children’s) adoption.
Issued and given under my hand and Seal of said Court at Gilmer, Texas, this the 8th day of January 2021.
Attest: KAREN BUNN, District Clerk of the 115th District Court, Upshur County, Texas
By: C.C. Deputy
The City of Gilmer will hold a general election on Saturday, May 1st, 2021 to elect Mayor At-Large, Councilmember District Two, Councilmember District Three and Councilmember At-Large for two-year terms. Candidates may file in the City Secretary’s office, City Hall, 100 Buffalo, Gilmer, between the hours of 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. beginning Wednesday, January 13th, 2021 through Friday, February 12th, 2021, and from 8 a.m. until 5 9.m. on Friday, February 12th, 2021. For more information contact Maria G. Cisneros, City Secretary, at 903-843-2552.
Gilmer ISD is requesting bids for Internet Access, Network Equipment and Basic Maintenance. Additional information is available at www.crwconsulting.com/ifcb. Bids will be opened 02/24/2021 at 1:00pm at 245 N. Bradford St. Gilmer Tx 75644.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the annual meeting for the stockholders of Gilmer National Bancshares, Inc. of Gilmer, Texas will be held at the Gilmer National Bank on the 9th day of February 2021 at 4:00 o’clock p.m. for the election of Directors and the transaction of such other business as may properly come before the meeting.
Randy Duke, President
New Diana I.S.D. Maintenance Department is taking bids for a sound system to mic up the band for football stadium. Contact Bruce Jeffery 903-663-8000 ext 8402. Bid will be opened January 26, 2021.
NOTICE TO BIDDERS FOR ROAD AND BRIDGE MATERIALS
The Upshur County Commissioner’s Court is accepting SEALED bids for road and bridge materials, including: Gas & Diesel, Plant Mixed Asphalt, Road Oil, Pug Milling, and RipRap/Rock. Specifications and bid packages, for each, may be obtained in person from the Upshur County Road and Bridge Department, 2255 Hwy 271 N., Gilmer, Texas OR on the County website at www.countyofupshur.com. Questions should be directed to Upshur County Road and Bridge Administrator Andy Jordan at (903)843-7623. Bids should be submitted in lump sum pricing. No bond is required to bid. Method of payment will be cash at time services are rendered. All bids must be received in the Upshur County Judge’s office, Upshur County Courthouse, Third Floor, 100 W. Tyler OR P. O. Box 790, Gilmer, TX 75644, on or before January 28, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. The bids will be opened in the regular session of the Upshur County Commissioner’s Court on January 29, 2021 at 10:00 a.m.
UPSHUR COUNTY JUDGE
Notice to Creditors
Notice is hereby given that original Letters of Testamentary for the Estate of Burnel C. Selden, JR., were issued on December 31, 2020, in Cause No. 20PR00117, pending in the County Court of Upshur County, Texas to: Burnel C (Sonny) Selden III and Kenneth Alan Selden.
All claims to be filed and served upon said Estate shall be served in the following manner, at the following address:
Burnel C. (Sonny) Selden III and Kenneth Alan Selden
c/o Kyle Kutch, Attorney
211 E. Tyler St, Ste. 600-G
Longview, TX 75601
All persons having claims against this Estate which is currently being administered are required to present them within the time and in the manner prescribed by law.