After the great success the Edwardsville School District has had with their drug and alcohol treatment center, Bethalto has decided to follow suit.  Chestnut Health Systems in Maryville will be the new treatment center for students at Civic Memorial High School.

CM High Principal Justin Newell says the new treatment center will allow for more options:

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The program was approved by the board unanimously during its meeting last night.  A Gay Straight Alliance Club was also proposed by a student at the meeting, which was voted on and passed unanimously.


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