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NOTICE OF SERVICE OF PROCESS BY PUBLICATION STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, McDOWELL COUNTY IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE, DISTRICT COURT DIVISION FILE # 20 JT 35; 36; 37; 38 In Re: X. MacDonald, M. MacDonald, M. MacDonald, and P. Compton, Minor Children TO: Angela Compton, respondent mother of X. MacDonald, a male child born July 18, 2012 in McDowell County, NC; twins M. MacDonald, a female child, and M. MacDonald, a male child, born April 22, 2011 in Franklin County, Ohio; and P. Compton, a female child born June 30, 2010 in Mitchell County, North Carolina, conceived with Mitchell A. MacDonald, respondent father. NOTICE OF SERVICE OF PROCESS RE: TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS MOTION PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a motion and amended motion for termination of parental rights of the children described above has been filed in McDowell County, North Carolina in a juvenile proceeding. The nature of the relief being sought is to terminate the parental rights of the mother and father of the above-named minor children. A motion and amended motion seeking the termination of parental rights of the respondent father and respondent mother of the children described above has been filed bearing the docket number set forth in the above caption. You are required to answer the motion not later than forty (40) days after the November 25, 2022 publication date, exclusive of such date, or Wednesday, January 4, 2023, and upon your failure to do so, the Court may enter an order terminating your parental rights. You are entitled to attend any hearing affecting your parental rights. You are entitled to have counsel appointed by the Court if you are indigent. If you desire counsel, you should contact the McDowell County Clerk of Court, Juvenile Division, McDowell County Courthouse at (828) 655-4100, immediately to request counsel or obtain further information. This is a new case and any attorney appointed previously may only represent you provisionally unless you make an appearance in this court proceeding. The date, time and place of hearing will be mailed by the clerk upon your filing an answer, or 30 days from the date of service if no answer is filed, and if your address is unknown. This the 25th day of November, 2022. James W. Goldsmith Attorney for Movant, McDowell County DSS PO Box 1107 Marion, North Carolina 28752 Publish: November 25, December 2, 9, 2022.