Green River Star -

By Olivia Kennah
Staff Writer 

Travelling 1,600 feet below ground


We just kept dropping and dropping and dropping until we were 1,600 feet into the Earth.

Tuesday, fellow reporter Lillian Palmer and I went into the TATA Chemicals Green River Facility.

In reality, the ride in the shaft lasted about two and a half minutes, but it felt much longer. I could feel the change of pressure in my head and my ears were popping. Adrenaline was running through my body. I was a little nervous, but mainly I was excited for what I was about to experience. We rode down with some miners and it was just another day for them. On the other hand, Lillian and I were experiencin...

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