Southwood senior receives Sheriff's Assoc. scholarship

By Mandy Mahan

Southwood High School and Heartland Career Center graduate, Cherish Allen, daughter of Dan and Lisa Allen received a $750 scholarship from Indiana Sheriff’s Association Scholarship Foundation. Cherish was one of 39 candidates to receive it out of 92 applicants in the State of Indiana.

Applicants were required to have future plans to study criminal justice at a four-year institution.

Cherish plans to attend Indiana University Kokomo to study criminal justice with a long-term goal to be a K-9 Sheriff. 

She attended Heartland Career Center’s criminal justice program and graduated with 15 college credits under her belt.

During her time at HCC, Cherish interned at Vohne Liche Kennels which is a full service K-9 police service dog training facility. 

Posted on 2021 Jun 08