By AMY RICKER
Great Bend Post
With the sudden death of Lance Walters, the remaining South Bend Township Board members nominated Darren Nicolet to fulfill the remaining term of Township clerk.
County Clerk Donna Zimmerman acknowledged the time that Walters served on the Board, saying that he did an excellent job.
“I’d like to first start by acknowledging the time that Lance Walters served on the Board. He did a very good job. We were saddened to hear of his sudden passing. One of the remaining board members came to our office to pick up the forms to recommend an appointment. She provided the name of Darren Nicolet,” explained Zimmerman.
Commissioner Shawn Hutchinson commented that Nicolet was more than qualified for the position.
The Board unanimously approved Darren Nicolet to serve for the remainder of the term as Township Clerk for South Bend Township.