Judicial Nominating Commission Sends 12th District Names to Gov.


Lincoln- The Judicial Nominating Commission for the County Court in the 12th Judicial District has forwarded the names of two nominees to Gov. Dave Heineman for his consideration.

The vacancy is due to the retirement of Judge Charles Plantz.

The 12th Judicial District consists of Banner, Box Butte, Cheyenne, Dawes, Deuel, Garden, Grant, Kimball, Morrill, Scottsbluff, Sheridan, and Sioux counties.

The nominees are Larry L. Miller of Alliance and Paul G. Wess of Chadron.

The Governor will schedule interviews with nominees in the coming weeks.