Public Notices

PUBLIC NOTICE
TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE
WHEREAS, on May 27, 2010, Beverly J. Duke and David L. Duke executed a Deed of Trust to T. Harris Collier, III, as Trustee for Trustmark National Bank, as Lender, with Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., (“MERS”), as Beneficiary, which is recorded in the office of the Chancery Clerk of Calhoun County, MS, in Instrument No. 2010001507 Book A320 at Page 669;
WHEREAS, said Deed of Trust was assigned to Trustmark National Bank in Instrument No. 2018000778 Book 399 at Page 468;
WHEREAS, on April 9, 2018, Trustmark National Bank substituted James Eldred Renfroe as Trustee in the aforementioned deed of trust with this recorded in Instrument No. 2018000779 Book 399 at Page 471;
WHEREAS, there being a default in the terms and conditions of the Deed of Trust and entire debt secured having been declared to be due and payable in accordance with its terms, Trustmark National Bank, the holder of the debt has requested the Trustee to execute the trust and sell said land and property pursuant to its terms in order to raise the sums due, with attorney’s and trustee’s fees, and expenses of sale;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, James Eldred Renfroe, Trustee for said Deed of Trust, will on February 21, 2019, offer for sale at public outcry, and sell within legal hours (being between the hours of 11:00 a.m., and 4:00 p.m.) at the main door of the Calhoun County Courthouse in Pittsboro, MS, to the highest and best bidder for cash, the following described property situated in Calhoun County, MS, to-wit:
Tract #1: A parcel of the N1/2 of the N1/2 of Section 2, Township 23 North, Range 9 East, and described by metes and bounds as follows: BEGIN AT A POINT on the South boundary line of the N1/2 of the N1/2 of said Section 2 that is 195 rods West of the SE corner of the NE 1/4 of NE 1/4 of said Section 2, Township 23 North, Range 9 East; thence from said Point of Beginning, East a distance of 741 feet; thence North 400 feet; thence East 165 feet; thence North 171 feet, more or less, to the Southern right of way boundary of a paved county road; thence Westerly along and with the Southern boundary of said road a distance of 906 feet, more or less, to a point due North of the Point of Beginning; thence South 571 feet, more or less, to the Point of Beginning.
Tract #2: A parcel of the N1/2 of the N1/2 of the N1/2 of Section 2, Township 23 North, Range 9 East, and described by metes and bounds as follows: Begin at a point on the Southern boundary line of said N1/2 of N1/2 of said Section 2, that is 2,476 feet West of the SE corner of the NE1/4 of the NE1/4 of said Section 2, Township 23 North, Range 9 East, (which point is the SE corner of the parcel above described as Tract #1); thence from said Point of Beginning, run North a distance of 400 feet; thence East 165 feet; thence North 171 feet, more or less, to the Southern boundary of the paved county road; thence Easterly along and with the Southern boundary of said paved public road a distance of 392 feet; thence South 571 feet; thence West a distance of 557 feet, more or less, to the Point of Beginning.
LESS AND EXCEPT THE FOLLOWING PARCEL OF LAND WHICH IS A PORTION OF TRACT #1 AND TRACT #2, DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:
A part and parcel of the Northeast Quarter of the Northwest Quarter of Section 2, Township 23 North, Range 9 East, Calhoun City, Mississippi, and described as follows: Beginning at a point that is described as the Southeast corner of the Northeast Quarter of the Northwest Quarter; thence from said Point of Beginning run West to the West boundary line of Hurricane Creek; thence from said Point of Beginning run approximately 300 feet to a point; thence run North 577 feet to a point which is located on the South boundary of a paved road; thence from said point run due East to the West boundary of Hurricane Creek; thence run South and East following the meanderings of the West boundary of Hurricane Creek to the Point of Beginning and containing 1.96 acres, more or less, by estimation. ALSO LESS AND EXCEPT THE FOLLOWING PARCEL OF LAND WHICH IS A PART OF TRACT #1 AND TRACT #2, DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: Begin at a point that is 50 feet Southerly of and perpendicular to the centerline of a local road as shown on the plans for State Project No. 46-0050-01-027-10 at Station 26+00; from said Point of Beginning, run thence North 00°27’ East to the Northerly line of grantors property, a distance of 50.0 feet; thence run South 89°33’ East along said Northerly property line, a distance of 58.7 feet to the East line of grantors property; thence run South along said East property line, a distance of 53.4 feet; thence run North 86°16’ West, a distance of 59.2 feet to the Point of Beginning, containing 0.07 acres; more or less, all of said parcel of land being situated in and a part of the NW 1/4 of the NW 1/4 of Section 2, Township 23 North, Range 9 East.
INDEXING INSTRUCTIONS:
Two parcels of land in the N 1/2 of the N 1/2 of Section 2, Township 23 North, Range 9 East, Calhoun County, Mississippi.
I will convey only such title as is vested in me as Trustee, with no warranties.
WITNESS my signature this 22nd day of January, 2019.
JAMES ELDRED RENFROE, Trustee
James Eldred Renfroe, 648 Lakeland East Dr., Ste A, Flowood, MS 39232, Phone 601-932-1011. 30,6,13,20

PUBLIC NOTICE
INVITATION FOR BIDS
FOREST PRODUCTS FOR SALE
Calhoun County School Board
Sealed bids will be received by the Calhoun County School Board by mail at 119 W. Main, Pittsboro, MS 38951 or hand delivered to 119 W. Main, Pittsboro, MS 38951 up to and not later than 10:00 am., February 25th, 2019 for the purchase on a per ton basis of all timber designated for cutting on Section 16, Township 22N, Range 8 East, Calhoun County, Mississippi on approximately 77 acres. This is a pay-as-cut 2nd pine thinning. For information on a site visit, contact Corey Franks, MFC, at 662-322-2833 or Garron Hicks, MFC, at 662-842-5312.
Before bids are submitted, full information concerning the material for sale,
Conditions of sale and submission of bids should be obtained from the Area Forester,
Mississippi Forestry Commission, Oxford, Mississippi, at 662-322-2833. The right to reject any and all bids is reserved. 30,6,13,20

PUBLIC NOTICE
IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF CALHOUN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
ESTATE OF EARL DEWELL STEWART, DECEASED
NO: 2019-015(W)
AMY JANEEN HENRY, EXECUTRIX
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Letters Testamentary having been granted on the 19th day of January, 2019, by the Chancery Court of Calhoun County, Mississippi to the undersigned Executrix of the Estate of Earl Dewell Stewart deceased, notice is hereby given to all persons having claims against said estate to present the same to the Clerk of this Court for probate and registration according to law, within ninety (90) days from the first publication of this notice, or they will be forever barred.
THIS the 28th day of January, 2019.
/s/ Amy Janeen Henry
Executrix of the Estate of Earl Dewell Stewart, Deceased
ROMONA TILLMAN, Chancery Clerk
TRENT L. HOWELL, PLLC, P. O. Box 947 109 N. Court Street, Water Valley, MS 38965 (662) 473-3307 Miss. Bar No. 2751 6,13,20

PUBLIC NOTICE
IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF CALHOUN COUNTY, STATE OF MISSISSIPPI
IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE
OF HOMER CLAYTON BROWN, DECEASED
MITZI GAYLE BROWN ORLANDO
CIVIL ACTION NO. 2019-021-W
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Letters Testamentary having been issued on the 1st day of February, 2019, by the Chancery Court of Calhoun County, Mississippi, to the undersigned, upon the estate of Homer Clayton Brown, deceased, notice is hereby given to all persons having claims against said Estate to present the same to the clerk of said Court for probate and registration according to law within ninety (90) days from the date of the first publication of this Notice; otherwise, said claim will be forever barred.
WITNESS MY SIGNATURE, this the 1st day of February, A.D., 2019.
s/Mitzi Orlando
MITZI GAYLE BROWN ORLANDO
Executrix of the Estate of Homer Clayton Brown, Deceased
Edward D. Lancaster, Attorney at Law, P. O. Box 688, 104 N. Jefferson Street, Houston, MS 38851. Telephone: (662) 456-2061 13,20,27

PUBLIC NOTICE
NOTICE OF SALE OF COLLATERAL
LOWE FARMS, LLC (“Borrower”) is indebted to the BANK OF OKOLONA (“Lender”) by virtue of the following secured loans:
Loan Number 10215800 dated May 1, 2015 in the original principal amount of $140,250.00;
Loan Number 10452900 dated October 7, 2015 in the original principal amount of $46,420.00;
Loan Number 1057330 dated January 14, 2016 in the original principal amount of $16,320.00;
Loan Number 311012300 dated November 9, 2016 in the original principal amount of $44,920.00.
Borrower has defaulted on all the above loans and, pursuant to the Note and Security Agreements given in connection with each loan, the Lender has the right to and chooses to foreclose its security interest in the collateral described below:
NOW, THEREFORE, NOTICE IS GIVEN that on the 28th day of February 2019, at 10:00 o’clock, A.M., at Hugh Pettit Farms, 1303 Highway 8 West, Houston, Mississippi, the Lender will sell at public outcry the following described property:
Borrower’s Equipment as defined by the Uniform Commercial Code located at the sale site, including but not limited to:
• An eight-row mechanical trans planter, bearing Serial Number STB1302, with stacker tool bar;
• Digger two-row Foster Easley potato harvester;
• A setter four-row mechanical trans planter with guide wheels and rolling cultivator; and
• Approximately 400 potato boxes.
The property is sold “as is” where located without warranty of any kind and must be removed from the sale site within 48 hours of the sale.
The Lender reserves the right to reject any and all bids.
WITNESS MY SIGNATURE, this the 6th day of February, 2019.
BANK OF OKOLONA, Lender
By: /s/: Chris Perry
CHRIS PERRY, Vice President 13,20

PUBLIC NOTICE
SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEES NOTICE OF SALE
WHEREAS, on August 21, 2018, GUILLERMO PADRON, executed a certain Deed of Trust to Alicia Havens, Trustee, for the use and benefit of Fred Nabors, Tupelo, Mississippi, as beneficiary, which said Deed of Trust is of record in the office of the Chancery Clerk of Calhoun County at Pittsboro, Mississippi at Instrument #2018001790/Book A-403, pages 370-376;
WHEREAS, the said Fred Nabors has heretofore substituted Sonny Clanton as Trustee in place of and in lieu of Alicia Havens, by instrument dated January 30, 2019 and recorded in the office of the Chancery Clerk of Calhoun County, Mississippi at Instrument # 2019000221/ Book A-407, pages 546-548;
WHEREAS, default having made in the terms and conditions of the said Deed of Trust and the entire debt secured having declared to be due and payable in accordance with the terms of the said Deed of Trust, Fred Nabors the legal holder of the said indebtedness, having requested the undersigned Substitute Trustee, Sonny Clanton, to execute the trust and sell said land and property in accordance with the terms of said Deed of Trust and for the purposes of raising the sums due thereunder, together with attorney fees, trustee fees and expenses of sale.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Sonny Clanton, as Substitute Trustee, under the provisions of and by virtue of the authority conferred upon me in said Deeds of Trust will, on the 1st day of March, 2019, within legal hours, being between the hours of 11:00 A.M. and 4:00 P.M., at the main, North front door of the Calhoun County Courthouse in Pittsboro, Mississippi, offer for sale and will sell said property for cash to the highest bidder, the following described property lying and being situated in the County of Calhoun, State of Mississippi, to-wit:
Commencing at the Southeast corner of Lot One (1) of Block “J”, Town of Vardaman, at an iron pin on the west line of Mississippi Highway No. 341; go thence along said West line N01°24’32”W - 235.0 feet to a point; thence S89°29’33”W - 295.0 feet to a point; thence N01°24’32”W - 135 feet to the Point of Beginning and being the southeast corner of Lot 12 of the Nabors 341 Subdivision (unrecorded); thence continue N01°24’32”W - 135.00 feet to a point and being the Northeast corner of said Lot 12; thence S89°29’33” W - 90.0 feet to a point and being the Northwest corner of said Lot 12; thence S01°24’32” E - 135.0 feet to a point and being the Southwest corner of said Lot 12; thence N89°29’33” E - 90.0 feet to the Point of Beginning, and being Lot 12 of the Nabors 341 Subdivision (unrecorded).
The undersigned Substitute Trustee, Sonny Clanton, will convey only such title as is vested in him by virtue of the above described Deed of Trust and will sell such property subject to prior mineral reservations, rights of way, easements and any prior tax sales and taxes, if any are due.
WITNESS THE SIGNATURE OF THE SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE, this the 4th day of February, 2019. SONNY CLANTON
ATTORNEY AT LAW, P.O. BOX 630, CALHOUN CITY, MS. 38916, 662-628-4933, MS. STATE BAR #6104, SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE 6,13,20,27

PUBLIC NOTICE
THE CHANCERY COURT OF CALHOUN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
IN RE: PROBATE THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF CONNIE FAY THOMAS
ALLISON NICOLE HAIRE, EXECUTRIX
CAUSE NO. 2019-037(L)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Letters Testamentary having been granted to the undersigned on the 5th day of February, 2019, by the Chancery Court of Calhoun County, Mississippi, in Cause Number 2018-37(L), upon the Estate of Connie Fay Thomas, deceased;
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to all persons having claims against the said estate to present the same to the Clerk of the said Court for probate and registration, according to Law, within 90 days from the first publication of this Notice, or they will be forever barred.
THIS the 5th day of February 2019. ALLISON NICOLE HAIRE, Executrix
Suber Law Firm, PLLC, 205 Creekmore Drive, P.O. Box 8, Bruce, MS 38915 662-983-3000 13,20,27

PUBLIC NOTICE
IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF CALHOUN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
IN RE: IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF JOHN D. FORD, DECEASED NO. 2018-194 (L)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Letters of Administration having been granted on the 24th day of January, 2019, by the Chancery Court of Calhoun County, Mississippi, to the undersigned upon the Estate of John D. Ford, deceased, notice is hereby given to all persons having claims against said Estate to present the same to the Clerk of the said Court for probate and registration, according to law, within ninety (90) days from the date of first publication or they will be forever barred.
This the 11th day of February, 2019.
Cody Ford, Administrator, R. H. BURRESS, III, MSB# 8660, R. H. BURRESS, III, P.A., 123 S. FULTON STREET, IUKA, MS 38852, PHONE: 662-423-3153, FAX: 662-423-2964 13,20,27

PUBLIC NOTICE
IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF CALHOUN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF
LISA DENLEY MCNEECE, DECEASED NO. 2019-042 (L)
Letters Testamentary having been granted on the 8th day of February, 2019, to the undersigned Executor by the Chancery Court of Calhoun County, Mississippi, on the Estate of Lisa Denley McNeece, Deceased, notice is hereby given to all persons having claims against said Estate to have their claims probated and registered by the Clerk of the Chancery Court of Calhoun, County, Mississippi, within ninety (90) days from the first publication of this notice, and that failure to probate and register their claims with the Clerk within that time will forever bar the claim.
WITNESS MY SIGNATURE this the 8th day of February, 2019.
Joel Larry McNeece, Executor of the Estate of Lisa Denley McNeece, Deceased
Mary Ann Connell, Mayo Mallette pllc, 5 University Office Park, 2094 Old Taylor Rd., Suite 200, Oxford, Mississippi 38655, Tel: (662) 236-0055, Fax: (662) 236-0035, MSB No. 6460, Solicitors for the Estate 13,20,27

PUBLIC NOTICE
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Water System Improvements Contract A – Water Production Well
Mt Comfort Water Association CALHOUN & LAFAYETTE COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
Sealed Bids for the construction of the WATER SYSTEM IMPROVMENTS CONTRACT A-WATER PRODUCTION WELL will be received by MT COMFORT WATER ASSOCIATION, at the office of MT COMFORT WA; 209 CENTER STREET, BRUCE, MS 38915, until 10:00 a.m. on Monday, March 18, 2019 at which time the Bids received will be publicly opened and read aloud. If mailing the bid, please mail to OWNER ADDRESS.
SCOPE OF WORK: The Project consists of constructing a water production well, chemical building, and site work.
Project Engineer: Mike Falkner, PE, PS · Engineering Solutions, Inc. · 180 Magee Drive Pontotoc, MS 38863 · (662)489-1525 · mikef@esi-ms.com
Bids will be received for a single prime Contract. Bids shall be unit price basis as indicated in the Bid Form. Contract Documents, including Drawings and Specifications, are being made available via paper copy or digital copy. Plan holders are required to log-in or register for a plan room account at www.esiplans.com to view and order Bid Documents. All plan holders are required to have a valid email address for registration. Bid Documents are non-refundable and must be purchased through the website. For anyone interested in submitting bids electronically in place of sealed bid, they may do so only through www.esiplans.com. Questions regarding website registration, online orders or electronic bidding requirements, please contact Plan House Printing in Tupelo, MS at (662) 407-0193 or email tupelo@planhouseprinting.com. Partial sets of Bidding Documents will not be available and 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 plan room.
Bid security and other requirements shall be furnished in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders.
SUBMITTAL OF ELECTRONIC BIDS: Each electronically submitted bid must be submitted in “pdf” format and shall contain the same information and forms as required for the paper bids. Note – electronic bids must be secured with a bid bond. In the event that an electronically submitted bid has a corrupted attachment, the bid will be considered null and void by the owner.
This project is being funded by the USDA – Rural Development and is subject to the rules and regulations thereof. Section 746 of Title VII of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017 (Division A - Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017) and subsequent statutes mandating domestic preference applies an American Iron and Steel requirement to this project. All listed iron and steel products used in this project must be produced in the United States. The term “iron and steel products” means the following products made primarily of iron or steel: lined or unlined pipes and fittings, manhole covers and other municipal castings, hydrants, tanks, flanges, pipe clamps and restraints, valves, structural steel, reinforced precast concrete, and construction materials. The de minimis and minor components waiver apply to this contract.
Charlie Spradling, President Mt Comfort Water Association 13,20

PUBLIC NOTICE
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Water System Improvements Contract B – Elevated Storage Tank
Mt Comfort Water Association CALHOUN & LAFAYETTE COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
Sealed Bids for the construction of the WATER SYSTEM IMPROVMENTS CONTRACT B – ELEVATED STORAGE TANK will be received by MT COMFORT WATER ASSOCIATION, at the office of MT COMFORT WA; 209 CENTER STREET, BRUCE, MS 38915, until 10:00 a.m. on Monday, March 18, 2019 at which time the Bids received will be publicly opened and read aloud. If mailing the bid, please mail to OWNER ADDRESS.
SCOPE OF WORK: The Project consists of constructing an elevated storage tank. Project Engineer: Mike Falkner, PE, PS · Engineering Solutions, Inc. · 180 Magee Drive
Pontotoc, MS 38863 · (662)489-1525 · mikef@esi-ms.com
Bids will be received for a single prime Contract. Bids shall be unit price basis as indicated in the Bid Form. Contract Documents, including Drawings and Specifications, are being made available via paper copy or digital copy. Plan holders are required to log-in or register for a plan room account at www.esiplans.com to view and order Bid Documents. All plan holders are required to have a valid email address for registration. Bid Documents are non-refundable and must be purchased through the website. For anyone interested in submitting bids electronically in place of sealed bid, they may do so only through www.esiplans.com. Questions regarding website registration, online orders or electronic bidding requirements, please contact Plan House Printing in Tupelo, MS at (662) 407-0193 or email tupelo@planhouseprinting.com. Partial sets of Bidding Documents will not be available and 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 plan room.
Bid security and other requirements shall be furnished in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders.
SUBMITTAL OF ELECTRONIC BIDS: Each electronically submitted bid must be submitted in “pdf” format and shall contain the same information and forms as required for the paper bids. Note – electronic bids must be secured with a bid bond. In the event that an electronically submitted bid has a corrupted attachment, the bid will be considered null and void by the owner.
This project is being funded by the USDA – Rural Development and is subject to the rules and regulations thereof. Section 746 of Title VII of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017 (Division A - Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017) and subsequent statutes mandating domestic preference applies an American Iron and Steel requirement to this project. All listed iron and steel products used in this project must be produced in the United States. The term “iron and steel products” means the following products made primarily of iron or steel: lined or unlined pipes and fittings, manhole covers and other municipal castings, hydrants, tanks, flanges, pipe clamps and restraints, valves, structural steel, reinforced precast concrete, and construction materials. The de minimis and minor components waiver apply to this contract.
Charlie Spradling, President Mt Comfort Water Association 13,20

PUBLIC NOTICE
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Water System Improvements Contract C – Waterline Distribution
Mt Comfort Water Association CALHOUN & LAFAYETTE COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
Sealed Bids for the construction of the WATER SYSTEM IMPROVMENTS CONTRACT C – WATERLINE DISTRIBUTION will be received by MT COMFORT WATER ASSOCIATION, at the office of MT COMFORT WA; 209 CENTER STREET, BRUCE, MS 38915, until 10:00 a.m. on Monday, March 18, 2019 at which time the Bids received will be publicly opened and read aloud. If mailing the bid, please mail to OWNER ADDRESS.
SCOPE OF WORK: The Project consists of constructing approximately 17 miles of potable waterline. Project Engineer: Mike Falkner, PE, PS · Engineering Solutions, Inc. · 180 Magee Drive
Pontotoc, MS 38863 · (662)489-1525 · mikef@esi-ms.com
Bids will be received for a single prime Contract. Bids shall be unit price basis as indicated in the Bid Form. Contract Documents, including Drawings and Specifications, are being made available via paper copy or digital copy. Plan holders are required to log-in or register for a plan room account at www.esiplans.com to view and order Bid Documents. All plan holders are required to have a valid email address for registration. Bid Documents are non-refundable and must be purchased through the website. For anyone interested in submitting bids electronically in place of sealed bid, they may do so only through www.esiplans.com. Questions regarding website registration, online orders or electronic bidding requirements, please contact Plan House Printing in Tupelo, MS at (662) 407-0193 or email tupelo@planhouseprinting.com. Partial sets of Bidding Documents will not be available and 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 plan room.
Bid security and other requirements shall be furnished in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders.
SUBMITTAL OF ELECTRONIC BIDS: Each electronically submitted bid must be submitted in “pdf” format and shall contain the same information and forms as required for the paper bids. Note – electronic bids must be secured with a bid bond. In the event that an electronically submitted bid has a corrupted attachment, the bid will be considered null and void by the owner.
This project is being funded by the USDA – Rural Development and is subject to the rules and regulations thereof. Section 746 of Title VII of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017 (Division A - Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017) and subsequent statutes mandating domestic preference applies an American Iron and Steel requirement to this project. All listed iron and steel products used in this project must be produced in the United States. The term “iron and steel products” means the following products made primarily of iron or steel: lined or unlined pipes and fittings, manhole covers and other municipal castings, hydrants, tanks, flanges, pipe clamps and restraints, valves, structural steel, reinforced precast concrete, and construction materials. The de minimis and minor components waiver apply to this contract.
Charlie Spradling, President Mt Comfort Water Association 13,20

PUBLIC NOTICE
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Water System Improvements
Contract D – Automated Radio-Read Meter System Mt Comfort Water Association
CALHOUN & LAFAYETTE COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
Sealed Bids for the construction of the WATER SYSTEM IMPROVMENTS CONTRACT D – AUTOMATED RADIO-READ METER SYSTEM will be received by MT COMFORT WATER ASSOCIATION, at the office of MT COMFORT WA; 209 CENTER STREET, BRUCE, MS 38915, until 10:00 a.m. on Monday, March 18, 2019 at which time the Bids received will be publicly opened and read aloud. If mailing the bid, please mail to OWNER ADDRESS.
SCOPE OF WORK: The Project consists of the installation of approximately 1,944 Automated Radio-Read Meters.
Project Engineer: Mike Falkner, PE, PS · Engineering Solutions, Inc. · 180 Magee Drive Pontotoc, MS 38863 · (662)489-1525 · mikef@esi-ms.com
Bids will be received for a single prime Contract. Bids shall be unit price basis as indicated in the Bid Form. Contract Documents, including Drawings and Specifications, are being made available via paper copy or digital copy. Plan holders are required to log-in or register for a plan room account at www.esiplans.com to view and order Bid Documents. All plan holders are required to have a valid email address for registration. Bid Documents are non-refundable and must be purchased through the website. For anyone interested in submitting bids electronically in place of sealed bid, they may do so only through www.esiplans.com. Questions regarding website registration, online orders or electronic bidding requirements, please contact Plan House Printing in Tupelo, MS at (662) 407-0193 or email tupelo@planhouseprinting.com. Partial sets of Bidding Documents will not be available and 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 plan room.
Bid security and other requirements shall be furnished in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders.
SUBMITTAL OF ELECTRONIC BIDS: Each electronically submitted bid must be submitted in “pdf” format and shall contain the same information and forms as required for the paper bids. Note – electronic bids must be secured with a bid bond. In the event that an electronically submitted bid has a corrupted attachment, the bid will be considered null and void by the owner.
This project is being funded by the USDA – Rural Development and is subject to the rules and regulations thereof. Section 746 of Title VII of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017 (Division A - Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017) and subsequent statutes mandating domestic preference applies an American Iron and Steel requirement to this project. All listed iron and steel products used in this project must be produced in the United States. The term “iron and steel products” means the following products made primarily of iron or steel: lined or unlined pipes and fittings, manhole covers and other municipal castings, hydrants, tanks, flanges, pipe clamps and restraints, valves, structural steel, reinforced precast concrete, and construction materials. The de minimis and minor components waiver apply to this contract.
Charlie Spradling, President Mt Comfort Water Association 13,20

PUBLIC NOTICE
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
SECTION 0000
Sealed bids will be received for Bruce Housing Authority, LP at the office of Grantier Architecture and Interiors, 5570 Wayneland Drive, Jackson, MS 39211 until 2:00:00 P. M. on March 6, 2019
Arch. Project #18-024
Reconstruct Fire Damaged Duplex
Units #39 & #40
Liles Avenue, Bruce, Mississippi
at which time they will be publicly opened and read. Contract Documents
may be obtained from:
Grantier Architecture and Interiors, PA, 5570 Wayneland Drive, Jackson, MS 39211. Phone: (601) 957-3530.
A deposit of $50.00 is required. Bid preparation will be in accordance with Instructions to Bidders bound in the Project Manual. The Owner reserves the right to waive irregularities and to reject any or all bids. NOTE: Telephones and desks will not be available for bidders use at the bid site.
John Doug Allen (Mobile Phone 601-715-9519)
SMG Project Manager 20,27