Students Strike Paydirt in Pottsville |

POTTSVILLE — Two high school students from Schuylkill County are kick-starting a composting business and they plan to pitch the business plan to local investors.

Yang Heppe, 15, is a ninth grader by day, but by trade he’s a businessman.

“On average of six weeks a compost should be finished. Then we’re going to sell it in 10-pound bags for $15,” Yang Heppe said.

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