Another Arrest in Sunapee’s Underage Drinking Party
Sunapee Police made an additional arrest in connection with the underage drinking party early Monday morning. On Tuesday Rhaime Kim 18, of Repulse Bay Hong Kong with her attorney turned herself in at the Sunapee Police Station. Kim was charged with Facilitating an Underage Alcohol House Party and released on $2,500 personal recognizance bail with a court date of August 4, 2015 at the 5th Circuit Court in Newport NH.
Area Seniors Receive Leaders and Achievers Scholarships
Four area seniors were part of the 31 students receiving the Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarships in Concord last week. Brandon Tanguay of Stevens High School Claremont, Patrick Hennig of Newport Middle High School Newport, Shea Curley of Mascoma Valley Regional High School Canaan, and Sadie Kaplan of Franklin High School Franklin.
The Comcast Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Program provides one-time $1,000 scholarships to students who strive to achieve their potential, who are catalysts for positive change in their communities, who are involved in their schools, and who serve as models for their fellow students. The students received their scholarships at the State House last week from Governor Maggie Hassan and Steve Hackley, Senior Vice President of Comcast’s Greater Boston Region.
Goshen Police Host Educational Meeting
The Goshen Police Department is hosting a public educational meeting on the dangers of one-pot meth labs. Police are hoping to educate and inform the public of the growing use and danger of the one pot meth method in Sullivan County. The meeting is on June 16, 7:00 p.m. at the Goshen Town Hall.
Newport School District’s Bus Director Resigns
Newport School District has reopened their search for a director for the Newport School Buses. SAU#43 Superintendent Cindy Gallagher said on Tuesday that Chad Howe resigned on Monday. Howe was hired in early March to replace veteran driver and bus manager Dianne Callum. Howe received criticized in public meetings from bus drivers for not having his CDL license or bus driving experience.
Howe was absent from last week’s school bus drivers public hearing where drivers expressed concerns about communications, respect and paying tribute to Callum. At the bus drivers meeting on Monday, Arnold Howard was named interim bus director with his term ending at the end of the school year.