Archive - Feb 16, 2013 - Food and Leisure
Former Mayor and Chairman of the Golden Triangle Regional Solid Waste Management Authority, Kenny Dill, spoke to the Horseshoe Robertson Chapter of the NSDAR during their monthly meeting at the Bryan Public Library Wednesday.
âYou really never think about making money from garbage, but the Golden Triangle Regional Solid Waste Management Authority has been doing just that since October of 2011,â explained Dill. âWe take garbage and collect the methane gas that is produced and sell it to TVA. They convert the gas to make clean, green electricity.â
I have often wondered who decided that kids who graduate high school at 17 or 18 years old have enough sense to make decisions that impact the rest of their lives. I know when I was young, I was stupid. Young and stupid, two words that are synonymous. Case in point, ask a kid in high school what they want to study in college.
âI donât know.â
âYouâre going to have to major in something.â
âI donât know what I want to do. I donât want to have to take a bunch of math.â
âYou have to have math.â