Article by Steve Corlew-
The Lexington Planning Commission gave its approval to an Aspell Recovery Center on College Drive, Monday night.
The commission voted to approve the site plan for a 2.07 acres site at the end of College Drive on the east side of Lexington. The center will be located near Jackson State Community College.
The Lexington facility will be a continuation of treatment for patients, according to Frankie Elliott, chief of operations for Aspell Recovery Center.
“The center will integrate the client back into society as a whole. They would have already gone through three months of treatment down there (Jackson) before they come back here,” Elliott said.
The Lexington center would serve Henderson County patients.
“Aspell is a really good place to help people get sober and learn how to live life,” Elliott told the board. “This will provide…
For complete coverage, see the May 10th edition of The Lexington Progress.