From trash to treasure

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HOUSTON, TX – One Houston school is working to shift gears in the right direction when it comes to the future of the planet.

Sam Houston High School students teamed up to compete in the City of Houston’s Growing Up Recycling cart decorating contest.

Students chose to turn their 96-gallon trash cart into a robot, adding mechanical elements.

Their entry was one of 12 Houston area schools competing for top honors.