With United Nations launching the sustainable development goals after the end of millennium development goals, some of Rwanda’s achievements come to light.In a Millennium village in Rwanda, drawn from the millennium goals, the community has been able to access more funds to establish businesses.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A new scholarship is available for anyone wanting to go into teaching.The Next Generation Teacher Scholarship was created to help the next generation of Hoosier teachers pay for college.The State of Indiana will provide 200 scholarships each year to high-achieving high school and college students interested in pursuing a career in education.The scholarship pays $7,500 per year for up to four years to students who commit to teaching in Indiana after graduation.How to apply:Review the sample application and nomination procedures.Complete a nomination form and include it in the online application.Complete the online application for the Next Generation Teacher Scholarship before December 31, 2016 for the 2017-18 academic year.Submit a complete and corrected FAFSA. Please allow 5-7 business days for processing.The deadline for submitting the 2017-18 Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship application is Dec. 31, 2016.Visit IN.gov/CHE for more information.
NORTH VERNON, Ind. — The Jennings County Sheriff’s Department arrested 5 people on various drug charges while responding to a report of an overdose at a home in Country Squire Lakes in North Vernon.Sean S Cobb, 36, of Columbus, Brittany R. Watts, 22, of Columbus, Curt J. Thornsburg, 34, of North Vernon, Brandy R. McGuire, 29, of North Vernon, and Phillip R. McGuire, 40, of North Vernon, were all arrested after officers and first responders found Cobb suffering from an overdose.First responders administered a dose of Narcan, and Cobb regained consciousness.He was transported to St. Vincent Jennings for medical evaluation and then transported to the Jennings County Jail.Police say during an investigation, they found methamphetamine, heroin, and drug paraphernalia.The Department of Child Services was called when police found an 8-month-old child in the home.The child was placed with a relative.Cobb and Watts were arrested on charges of dealing methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine, possession of a syringe, maintaining a common nuisance, neglect of a dependent, possession of a controlled substance, and possession of marijuana.Thornsburg was arrested on charges of possession of two or more precursors, possession of methamphetamine, possession of a controlled substance, maintaining a common nuisance, possession of paraphernalia, and possession of marijuana.The McGuires were each arrested on a charge of maintaining a common nuisance.