Former Marshall County Clerk Sonya Stohs’ 32-month state prison sentence meted out by Judge John Weingart Monday closes a dark chapter in Marshall County history.

The $372,000 in taxpayer money Stohs admitted to frittering away with county credit card purchases of clothing, shoes, fashion consulting, makeup, manicures, pedicures, a cruise and more leaves this taxpayer-left-holding-the-bag breathless.