NOTICE OF BOND RELEASEIn accordance with KRS 350.093, notice is hereby given that Nally & Hamilton Enterprises, Inc., P.O. Box 157, Bardstown, Kentucky 40004 has applied for a Phase II Bond Release on Increments 1 and 2 of permit no. 848-0211 which was last issued on September 22, 2014. Increment No. 1 covers an area of approximately 74.78 acres of surface area and underlies an additional 24.25 acres of auger area. Increment no. 2 covers an area of approximately 233.04 acres of surface area and underlies an additional 85.54 acres of auger area. The permit area is located approximately 2.5 miles northeast of Louellen, in Harlan County Kentucky.The permit area is approximately 2.50 miles Northeast from KY 179’s junction with KY 38 and located in Fugitt Creek and Bear Branch.The bond now in effect for Increment No. 1 is a surety bond in the amount of $39,000.00 of which approximately 80% of the original amount of $210,300.00 is to be included in this application for release. The bond now in effect for Increment No. 2 is a surety bond in the amount of $255,700.00 of which approximately 80% of the original amount of $629,400.00 is to be included in this application for release.Reclamation work performed included: All mining area was backfilled and graded with all highwalls eliminated and the area was seeded, this work was completed in the Spring of 2009.Written comments, objection and request for a public hearing or informal conference must be filed with the Director, Division of Field Services, #2 Hudson Hollow Complex, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601 by Friday December 12, 2014.A public hearing on the application has been scheduled for Monday, December 15, 2014 at 9:00, at the Department for Natural Resources, Middlesboro Regional Office, 1804 East Cumberland Avenue Middlesboro , Kentucky 40965. This Hearing will be canceled if no request for a hearing or informal conference is received by Friday December 12, 2014.