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Grant was music to student's ears
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Times photo: Brenda Steurer Nicole Heinen will be attending the Interlochen Center for the Arts in Interlochen, Mich., for her senior year of high school after receiving a grant to help cover the $50,000 annual tuition.
MONROE - In a lifetime, it's not common to have two chances at a dream, let alone one. A Monroe teen's dream of growing her passion and ability for music, indeed, was resuced - twice. On Aug. 21, Nicole Heinen, 17, found out she would be attending the Interlochen Center for the Arts, in Interlochen, Mich., for her senior year of high school after a last-minute grant was secured, she said.