Petty Officer Nicholls named ‘Hero of the Week’

By Carla Bass

Petty Officer, 1st Class, Frederick Lyndell Nicholls, II, from the San Diego Naval Station was honored by the Los Angeles Clippers at their recent game against the Detroit Pistons during Armed Forces Week.

He was named “Hero of the Week” during half-time at the Los Angeles Staples Center in L.A.

Petty Officer Nicholls received an official Clippers jersey with his name emblazoned on the back. He also did his re-enlistment signing at center court and was given a standing ovation by the entire attendance of fans.

Nicholls is the son of Frederick Lyndell Nicholls I and wife, Sheila, of Jefferson.

(Please contact us today for a print or email subscription to the Jefferson Jimplecute! — (903) 665-2462, JIMPLECUTE1848@GMAIL.COM)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s