A Bethalto girl has received the 2015 Madison County Illinois Sheriffs' Association Scholarship. Haley Michel of Cottage Hills is honored with the scholarship. Madison County Sheriff John Lakin tells The Big Z about why Haley was chosen for this award.


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Haley was 1 of over 20 Madison County students to apply. She is recognized as an Illinois State Scholar and a member of the National Honor Society. She has received numerous academic awards, participates in cross country, and has done several community service projects. Haley plans to go to Southern Illniois University Edwardsville for Nursing.

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