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Thursday, August 13, 2009 The Glenville Democrat Page 13 NOTICE OF APPLICATION TO CHANGE RATES NOTICE is hereby given that Equitable Gas Company, LLC, a public utility, has filed with the Public Service Commission of West Virginia, an application containing decreased rates, toils, and charges for furnishing natural gas service to 13,343 customers in the Counties of Braxton, Clay, Doddddge, GIImer, Harrison, Lewis, Marion, Monongalia, Ritchie, Taylor, Tyler, Upshur, and Wetzel. The proposed decreased rates and charges will become effective November 1, 2009 unless otherwise ordered by the Public Service Commission and will produce approximately $7,103,000 annually in decreased revenue, a decrease of 36.6%. The average monthly bill for the various classes of customers will be changed as follows: ($) DECREASE (%) DECREASE Residential $36.99 34.3% Commerical $134.08 35.6% Industrial $1,017.13 36.7% The decreases shown are based on averages of all customers in the indicated class. Each class may receive an increase or decrease greater or less than stated here. Individual customers may receive decreases that are greater or less than average. Furthermore, the requested decreased rates and charges are only a proposal and are subject to change (increases or decreases) by the Public Service Commission in its review of this filing. Any decrease in rates and charges will not become effective until authorized and approved by the Public Service Commission. (If a hearing is conducted, notice will be given of the time and place of the hearing.) A complete copy of the proposed rates, as well as a representative of the Company to provide any information requested concerning it, is available to all customers, prospective customers, or their agents at amy of the following offices of the Company: PO Box 1550, Clarksburg, West Virginia 26302- 1550. A copy of the proposed rates is available for public inspection at the at the officeof the Executive Secretary of the Public Service Commission at 201 Brooks Street, Charleston, West Virginia. The 30-C procedure is designed to provide a procedure for changing rates charged to customers by natural gas distribution utilities based exclusively on the cost of purchased gas. Consquentiy, protest should be limited to the reasonableness of such costs and the method by which they are calculated. Anyone desiring to protest or intervene should file a wntten protest or notice of intervention within twenty-five (25) days following the date of this publication unless otherwise modified by Commission order. Failure to timely intervene can affect your rights to protest any rate decreases and to participate in future proceedings. Requests to intervene must comply with the Commission's rules on intervention set forth in the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure. All protests and interventions should be addressed to Executive Secretary, Public Service Commission of West Virginia, P.O. Box 812, Charleston, WV 25323. Equitable Gas Company, LLC Legal Class II, 2t 8-13 PUBLIC NOTICE OF CHANGE IN RATES UPON APPLICATION NOTICE is hereby given that Hope Gas, Inc., dba Dominion Hope, a public utility, has filed with the PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION OF WEST VIRGINIA, an application containing decreased rates, tolls, and charges for furnishing natural gas service to all of its customers at various locations in the Counties of Barbour, Boone, Braxton, Calhoun, Clay, Doddridge, GIImer, Harrison, Jackson, Kanawha, Lewis, Lincoln, Logan, Madon, Marshall, McDowell, Mingo, Monongalia, Nicholas, Pleasants, Preston, Raleigh, Ritchie, Roane, Tucker, Tyler, Upshur, Wetzel, Wirt, Wood, and Wyoming. The proposed decreased rates and charges will become effective November 1, 2009 unless otherwise ordered by the Public Service Commission and will reduce revenues approximately $42.5 million annually, a decrease of 23%. The average monthly bill for the vadous classes of customers will be changed as follows: ($) DECREASE (%) DECREASE Residential $23 %28 Commerical Various Vadous Industrial Various Various Resale $3,700 %36 Resale custome rs of Dominion Hope include Standard Gas, Consumers Gas Utility Co., Wyoming Natural Gas, Inc., Lumberport- Shinnston Gas, East Resources, Inc., Mountaineer Gas Co., Southam Public Service Co., Blacksville Oil & Gas Co., Tawney Gas Services, Inc., and Equitable Gas Co. The decreases shown are based on averages of all customers in the indicated class. Each class may receive an increase that is greater or less than stated here. Individual customers may receive decreases that are greater or tess than average. Furthermore, the requested decreased rates and charges are only a proposal and are subject to change (increases and decreases) by the Public Service Commission in its review of this filing. Any decrease in rates and charges will not become effective until authorized and approved by the Public Service Commission. (If a hearing is conducted, notice will be given of the time and place of the heanng.) A complete copy of the proposed rates, as welt as a representative of the Company to provide any information requested concerning it, is available to all customers, prospective customers, or their agents at the Clarksburg office of the Company, Dominion Hope, 48 Columbia Boulevard, Clarksburg, West Virginia. A copy of the proposed rates is also available for public inspection at the office of the Executive Secretary of the PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION at 201 Brooks Street, Charleston, West Virginia. The 30-C procedure is designed to provide a procedure for changing rates charged to customers by natural gas distribution utilities based exclusively on the cost of purchased gas. Consequently, protest should be limited to the reasonableness of such costs and the method by which they are calculated. Anyone desiring to protest or intervene should file a writte n protest or notice of intervention within twenty-five (25) days following the date of this publication unless otherwise modified by Commission order. Failu re to timely intervene can affect your rights to protest any rate increases and to 0articipate in future proceedings. Requests to intervene must comply with the Commission's rules on intervention set forth in the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure. All protests and interventions should be addressed to Executive Secretary, Public Service Commission of West Virginia, P.O Box 812, Charleston, WV 25323, with copies to Susan G. George, Deputy General Counsel, Dominion Hope, 48 Columbia Boulevard, Ctarksburg, WV 26301 and E. Dandndge McDonald, P.O. Box 1588, Charleston, WV 25326-1588. Hope Gas, Inc, dba Dominion Hope Legal Class II, 2t 8-13 NOTICE To: LUCIEN J AUBE, or heirs at law, devisees, creditors, representatives, successors, or assigns. You will take notice that Clarence W. Mutschelknaus the purchaser of the following real estate, Certification No.: 111014, located in Center District, described as: 31 Acres, Coal, Laurel of Steer Creek., which was returned delinquent and nonentered in the name of Aube, Lucien J., and was sold by the deputy commissioner of delinquent and nonentered lands of Gilmer County at the sale for delinquent taxes on 10/6/2008. Clarence W. Mutschelknaus requests that you be notified a deed for such real estate will be made on or after 09/14/2009, as provided by law, unless before that day you redeem such real estate. The amount needed to redeem on or before 09114/2009, will be as follows: Amount equal to the taxes and charges due on the date of the sale, with interest, to 09/14/2009. $195.26 Amount of taxes paid on the property, since the sale, with interest to 09/14/2009. 0.00 Amount paid for Title Examination and preparation of the list to be served and for preparation and service of notice with interest to 09/14/2009. $561.41 Additional Statutory Fees with Interest to 09/14/2009. 0.00 Total Required: $756.67 You may redeem at any time before 09114/2009 by paying the above total lees any unearned interest. Given under my hand July 27, 2009. G. Russell Rollyson Jr. Deputy Commissioner of Delinquent and Nonentered Lands of Gilmer County, State of West Virginia Legal Class III-0, 3t 8-20 Please make certified check or money order payable to the Sheriff of Gilmer County and return to WV State Auditor's Office, County Collections Office, Building 1, Room W- 118, Charleston, West Virginia, 25305. Questions please call 1-888-509-6568 .................................................................................................................................. ADVERTISEMENT FOR CLERK-OF-THE- NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING WORKS SERVICES Th e Gilme r County Board of Education, Glen- ville, WV is seeking expressions of interest from experienced individuals for professional services as an on-site observer (Clerk-of-the-Works) for the renovations to Gilmer County High School in Glenville, WV. Proposals will be received until 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 20, 2009 at the Board of Education Office, 201 N. Court St., Glenville, WV. A copy of the duties and responsibilties guidelines may be obtained from the Gilmer County Board of Education at the above address: Minimum qualifications are: 1. Skills in reading/interpreting drawings and specifications. 2. Extension experience in major commerical or industrial building COnStruction. 3. Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and written. Individuals should have digital camera, a valid driver's license and be prepared to use personal vehicle Interested candidates should forward a type- written resume indicating education, work expe- rience, references, and relevant personal inforo The West Virginia Department of Environ- mental Protection has scheduled a public hear- ing on August 20, 2009, at I p.m. to discuss the draft Fiscal Year 2010 Intended Use Plan for the Clean Water State Revolving Fund Program (CWSRF). A part of the Intended Use Plan will be the Fiscal Year2010 Pdodty List. The hearing will take place at the DEP headquarters in Charles- Ion in the New River Conference Room (Room #2129). A copy of the draft Fiscal Year 2010 Intended Use Plan is available, and may be requested by calling, writing, or sending an e- mail request to address listed below. The plan can also be viewed on DEP's web site. Aditional written comments will be received for consider- ation until the close of business on August 28, 2009. West Virginia Department of Environmen- tal Protection Division of Water and Waste Management State Revolving Fund Program 601 57th Street, SE Charleston, WV 25304 (304) 926-0499, Ext. 1606 Contact: Gale Burdette E-mail: Elizabeth.G.Burdette @wv.gov DEP Legal II, 2t $13 mation. Only those experienced in the construc ............................... ~- ............................. tion industry involving major buildings should apply. The minimum salary is equal to the base rate for a journeyman carpenter in Gilmer County, WV. John D. Bennett, Superintendent Gilmer County Board of Education 201 N. Court Street Glenville, WV 26351 Legal Class II, 2t 8-13 .............................................................. more, visit www.lajobi.com. Parents-to-be no longer need to sacrifice aesthetics when trying to be eco-friendly. According to inte- rior decorator Rachel Mallon, there are a number of products that can be used to create a natu- rally beautiful nursery. To learn PUBLIC NOTICE OF CHANGE IN RATES UPON APPLICATION NOTICE is hereby given that MOUNTAINEER GAS COMPANY, a public utility, has filed with the PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION OF WEST VIRGINIA, an application containing decreased rates, tolls, and charges for furnishing natural gas service to approximately 220,000 customers (including those customers fomedy served by Valley Gas Company (Valley), Beechy Gas Company (Beechy), Wagner Gas Company (Wagner), Wyoming Gas Company (Wyoming), W.G. Gas (W.G.), and Ravencliff Fuel and Supply (Ravencliff) at various locations in the Counties of Barbour, Berkeley, Boone, Braxton, Brooke, Cabell, Calhoun, Clay, Doddridge, Fayette, Gilmer, Grant, Greenbrier, Hancock, Hardy, Harrison, Jackson, Jefferson, Kanawha, Lewis, Lincoln, Logan, Marion, Marshall, Mason, McDowelL Mercer, Mineral, Mingo, Monongalia, Monroe, Nicholas, Ohio, Pendleton, Preston, Putnam, Raleigh, Randolph, Ritchie, Roane, Summers, Tucker, Tyler, Upshur, Wayne, Wetzel, Wirt, Wood, and Wyoming. The proposed rates and charges will become effective for services rendered on and after November 1, 2009, unless otherwise ordered by the Public Service Commission and will reduce annual revenues by approximately $94,831,662 a decrease of approximately 3t .54%. The average monthly bill for the various classes of customers of MOUNTAINEER GAS COM- PANY will be changed as follows: $ DECREASE % DECREASE Residential $26.40 24.79% (Based on annual residential usage of 80 MCF) Commercial $396.00 26.58% Industnal $3798.00 27.74% Resale $1895.50 29. t 3% Resale customers of MOUNTAINEER GAS COMPANY include Ashford Gas Co., Canaan Valley Gas Co., Consumers Gas UtilRy Co., East Resources, and Southern Public Service. The dollar and percentage decreases shown above reflect the impact of the proposed rate changes on average bills for customers in the indicated classes ~ customers fomedy served by Valley, Wagner, Beechy, Wyoming, W.G., and Ravencliff. Due to certain differences in the existing rates applicable to customers formedy served by Valley, Wagner, Beechy, Wyoming, W.G., and Ravencliff, the impact of the proposed rate changes on average bills for those customers will differ from the dollar and percentage decreases shown above. In addition, each class of customers may receive a decrease greater or less than stated here. Individual customers may receive decreases that are greater or less than average. Furthermore, the requested rates and charges are only a proposal and are subject to change by the Public Service Commission in its review of this filing. Any change in rates and charges will not become effective until authorized and approved by the Public Service Commis- sion. If a headng is conducted, notice will be given of the time and place of hearing. A complete copy of the proposed rates, as well as a representative of the Company to provide any information requested conceming it, is available to all customers, prospective customers, or their agents at the office of.the Company, 2401Slasonville Drive, Charleston, WV 25312. A copy of the proposed rates is available for public inspection at the office of the Executive Secretary of the PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION at 201 Brooks Street, Charleston, West Virginia. The 30-C procedure is designed to provide a procedure for changing rates charged to customers by natural gas distribution utilities based exclusively on the cost of purchased gas. Consquently, protest should be limited to the reasonableness of such costs and the method by which they are calculated. Anyone desidng to protest or intervene should file a written protest or notice of intervention within twenty-five (25) days following the date of this publication unless otherwise modified by Commission order. Failure to timely intervene can affect your rights to protest any rate increases and to participate in future proceedings. Requests to intervene must comply with the Commission's rules on intervention set forth in the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure. All protests and interventions should be addressed to Executive Secretary, Public Service Commission of West Virginia, P.O. BOX 812, CHARLESTON, WV 25323. Mountaineer Gas Co. RGC Resources Legal Class II, 2t 8-13 ................................................................................................................................. REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS The Gilmer County Board of Education is now accepting Request For Proposals for comprehen- sive technology services for the 2009-10 school term. RFPs must be submitted in writing to the Board of Education Office by Thu rsday, August 20, 2009 at 4:00 PM. Interested firms must provide the Board of Education with a copy of general liability insurance policy with a minimum coverage of $1,000,000.00. Individuals / firms must have the proper technical skills, certification, and tools/equipment to provide the following techology services to all Gilmer County School facilities and the Central Office: Setup and maintenance of Gilmer County Schools computer systems and technology related equipment (excluding the cost of any equipment/parts not covered under manufacturer's warranty) maintenance of Windows NT servers, upkeep of all network related issues, software installations, technology security issues, hardware/software trouble shooting consulting/technical assistance in all technology related matters, short notice emergency service, regular inspection and preventive maintenance of technology related equipment, hardware/software staff training, GradeQuick network software and WEVIS interlace setup and maintenance, provide workstations/peripherals/software at WV State Department of Education contract prices and specifications with local warranty support, be familiar and have experience with state networking scheme and WVEIS network operations, experience of work with school systems, proper credentials for handling critical, crucial, and sensitive data (i.e. student information), experience in teaching and training of staff and personnel. Unless emergency situation exists all work must be completed during the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Please provide the following documentation: History of providing similar technology service on this scale, references, number of staff available to provide services, educational level specialized training/certifications of staff, experience of working with school systems, proper credentials for handling critical, crucial, and sensitive data (i.e. student information), and experience in teaching and training of staff and personal. Interested firms should submit their proposals by August 20, 2009 at 4:00 p.m. An administrative selection team will evaluate the statements of qualifications and conduct interviews with three firms deemed the most qualified. THe firms will be ranked and the recommendation by the selection team will be made to the board of education. Contact the Gilmer County Board of Education at 201 North Court Street, Glenville, WV for additional information. The Gilme r County Board of Education reserves the right to accept or reject any and all statements received and to make an award in any manner deemed by it, in its sole discretion to be in the best interest of Gilmer County Schools and in accordance with WV 8200 Purchasing Proedures for Local Educational Agencies. Gilmer County Board of Education Legal Class II, 2t 8-13 .................................................................................................................................. PUBLIC NOTICE OF CHANGE IN RATES UPON APPLICATION NOTICE is hereby given that East Resources Inc.,. a public utility, has filed with the PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION OF WEST VIRGINIA, an application containing decreased rates, tolls, and charges for furnishing natural gas service to all of its customers at vanous locations in the Counties of Boone, Cabell, Calhoun, Clay, Doddndge, Gilmer, Hardsoo, Kanawha, Lewis, Lincoln, Logan, Marion, Marshall, Monongalia, Putnam, Ritchie, Roans, Tyler, Wetzel, Wirt, and Wood. The i~rooosed decreased rates and charges will h~'tnmp, mffmc.tivp. Nnvember 1. 2009, unless otherwise ordered by the Public Service Commission and will decrease revenues approximately $1,659,000 annually, a decrease of 318% The average monthly bill for the various classes of customers will be changed as follows: o $ DECREASE (Yo) DECREASE Residential $26.97 30.2 Commerical $62.25 32.0 Large Commedcal $1,692.62 36.9 The decreases shown are based on averages of all customers in the indicated class.Individual customers may receive decreases that are greater or less than average. Furthermore, the requested decreased rates and charges are only a proposal and are subject to change (increased or decreased) by the Public Service Commission in its review of this filing. Any decrease in rates and charges will not become effective until authorized and approved by the Public Service Commission (if a hearing is conducted, notice will be given of the time and place of the hearing.) A complete copy of the proposed rates, as well as a representative of the Company, to provide any information requested concerning it, is available to all customers, prospective customers, or their agents at any of the following offices of the Company: 3700 Poplar Street, Suite 112, Parkersburg, WV 26101 A copy of the proposed rates is also available for public inspection at the office of the Executive Secretary of the PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION at 201 Brooks Street, Charleston, West Virginia. The 30-C procedure is designed to provide a procedure for changing rates charged to customers by natural gas distribution utilities based exclusive!y on the costs of purchased gas. Consequently, protest should be limited to the reasonableness of such costs and the method by which they are calculated. Anyone desidng to protest or intervene should file a wdtten protest or notice of intervention within ten (10) days following the date of this publication unless otherwise modified by Commission order. Failure to timely intervene can affect your rights to protest any rate increases and to participate in future proceedings, Requests to intervene must comply with the Commission's rules on interven- tion. All protest and intervention should be addressed to Executive Secretary, Public Service Commission of West Virginia, P.O. Box 812, Charleston, WV 25323. Goodwin & Goodwin East Resources, Inc. Legal Class II, 2t 8-20 ............................................................................................................................... GIL-CO FAITH PHARMACY 356 WV HWY 5 East Glenville, WV ~lt Phone: 462-8300 Hours: After hours emergency, call: Mon. - Fri.: 8:30 am - 7:00 pmDoug: 462-5554 Sat.: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Scott: 462-7355 Our family looks forward to serving your family. Pharmacists: Scott Wanstreet, R.Ph. Doug Moss, R.Ph. Lori Plummer, R.Ph. "For the word of the Lord is right and true; He is faithful in all He does." (Psalm 33:4) Courthouse News Misdemeanor Gilmer County Magistrate's Court On Mon., Aug. 3, Francis D. Pyles was charged with public intoxication, trespassing, and obstructing. On Mon., Aug. 3, Robert Wayne Klotz was charged with two counts of assault. On Tues., Aug. 4, Amanda L. Smith was charged with improper registra- tion. On Thurs., Aug. 6, Tricia Moore was charged with a worthless check complaint. Sheriff's Department Citations & Reports Anthony J. Edwards was cited for possession ef alcohol. Pathrusin Keaffaber was cited for speeding. Travis Lee Kelley was cited fer speeding. Ross Lee Marks was cited for burn- ing refuse. William P. McAuliffe was cited for driving suspended/revoke non-DIU, and no proof of insurance. Kerey Darios Riffle was cited for speeding. State Police Detachment Reports & Citations James Edward Ash was cited for speeding. Civil Cases Mapother & Mapother filed suit against Angela R. Ball. Gina M. Cottrill filed suit against David J. Hart. Phyllis Marks filed suit against Clayton Bennett. Booth & McCarthy filed suit against Michelle So Ramsey. Booth & McCarthy filed suit against Heather Ann Hainaut. Booth & McCarthy filed suit against Jessica L. Greenlief. Courthouse News Circuit Court News Family Judge Larry Whited was in Gilmer Co. most of the day on Fri., Aug. 7, presiding over family court cases. Ryan Lambert was before thecourt on a contempt proceeding, and he will need to report back in 90 days to check on the status of his child sup- port payments and to report whether he has been granted disability pay- ments yet. Melissa Bennett, 28, of Cedarville, divorced Jason Bennett, 32, of Win- chester, VA. John Huffman was ordered to pay $205.00 a month child support to Jamie Meadows, now Shamblin. Carrie Wildman was ordered to pay $50.00 a month in child support to David Wildman. Franklin Rexroad II was before the court for contempt and paid $2,000.00 cash, which the Cicuit Clerk deposited into her acount, to be disbursed as ordered by the Judge at a later time. Connie Pritt was ordered to pay $230.16 a month to Terry Pritt for child support. Brent Waddell II was ordered to pay $248.00 a month to Amber D. Farrow for child support. Three other cases will have orders entered in them at a later date. *Correction: Jean Isenhart was cited for harboring a vicious animal and was NOT cited for driving under the influence, as was reported in the 8/ 6/09 edition of this newspaper. Glenville Police Department Reports & Citations Mikanda A. Dorsey was cited for no operator's license. 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