Public Notices


The South Pittsburg Housing Authority is accepting applications for occupancy for the Chester Powell Apartments, a senior living apartment building located on South Cedar Avenue. These apartments are for residents 62 years of age or older or have a disability status as defined by the Social Security Administration. If you are interested in obtaining an application, please call 423-837-6600 or you can print one from our website at under housing opportunities.

Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative Board of Director’s Meeting

The regular meeting of the Board of Directors’ of Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative will be held at the offices of Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative, 512 S Cedar Avenue, South Pittsburg, Tennessee, commencing at 5:00 p.m. central time, on March 9, 2017.

The business to be conducted will be:

1.Submission of prior Board meeting minutes

2.Manager’s Report

3.Safety Report

4.Financial Report

5.Committee Reports

6.Other Business



Harry T. Kiningham, Jr & Wife Cathy Kiningham
In Re: Dylan Michael Kiningham, Logan Kane Kiningham Lennox Lee Kiningham vs. Janelle Kiningham

No. 21477
In The Circuit Court of
Marion County, Tennessee

In this cause it appearing from the bill which is sworn to, that Janelle Kiningham the defendant, is a nonresident of the State of Tennessee, and is therefore, required to serve his answer upon plaintiff’s attorneys, John H. Cameron, Jr., of Jasper Tennessee, or otherwise make defense, on or before 30 days after Febru- ary 28, 2017 to the bill filed against her in said cause by Harry T. Kiningham Jr. & Cathy Kiningham or otherwise the bill will be taken as confessed and a judgment by default may be taken against the unknown father and the cause proceed for hearing ex parte.

This the 27th. day of January, 2017.

Lonna Henderson Circuit Court Clerk Marion County, Jasper, TN.


The City of Whitwell Board of Commissioners has declared the following properties as unfit, unsanitary, and a danger for human occupancy structures:

1. Larry Patterson – 134 N Cedar Street, Whitwell TN 37397 Map – 033N Group – A Parcel – 01900

2. Steve Turner – 103N Elm Street, Whitwell, TN 37397 Map – 050B Group E – Parcel 00800

3. Glen Thomas – 764 Main Street, Whitwell, TN 37397 Map – 050A Group C Parcel 05000

4. Keith Smith – 289 Michigan Avenue, Whitwell, TN 37397 Map – 0331 Group B Parcel 00330

Property owners have until March 23, 2017, to let the City know of their intent to comply with the said notice. If said properties are still not in satisfactory order by such date, then the property owners will be summoned to appear in court whereas the City may be ordered to demolish the structures located on the properties and property owners will be charged with the same and a lien will be filed in the Register of Deed’s Office against said properties until said amount is paid.


Indefinite Delivery Contract for Planning, Management, Architectural and Engineering Services for a Three-Year Term

The South Pittsburg Housing Authority (SPHA) is soliciting proposals from qualified firms to provide Planning, Management, Architectural and Engineering Services related to various projects to be undertaken by the SPHA during the next three years. A firm will be selected to provide planning and consulting services and design/construction services to SPHA on an as-needed basis for a period of one year, with two one-year renewal op- tions. It is SPHA’s in tent to utilize this contract on various projects that are small in scope and that will not require a fee in excess of $ 75,000 per project. As services are needed, a specific scope will be defined and a fee negotiated. Fees for services rendered may be paid from various funding sources including, but not limited to: American Recovery and Reinvestment Formula Grant Funds, Public Housing Operating Funds, Capital Fund, Section 8 New Construction, Federal Home Loan Bank, Tax Exempt Bonds, Affordable Housing Program, Low-Income Housing Tax Credits, and/or other HUD programs. Bids are to be submitted prior to 4:00 pm CST on March 16, 2017. For scope of work and any additional information, email Executive Director, Lisa Bradford at