Aggie ring found at water treatment plant returned to owner

Aggie ring found at water treatment plant returned to owner

Aggie ring found at water treatment plant returned to owner

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by Associated Press

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Posted on December 27, 2013 at 11:49 AM

COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- An Aggie ring that spent a couple of years being cycled through a wastewater treatment plant has been returned to its owner thanks to a sharp-eyed plant employee.
    
Megan Marie Hubbard's ring fell into a toilet two weeks before her 2011 graduation from Texas A&M. Her efforts to retrieve it were washed away by the toilet's automatic flush.
    
The Eagle newspaper reports the ring reappeared earlier this month when Ron Waters, a plant technician for College Station, saw it shine against a debris slab he was washing down.
    
He used Texas A&M records to contact Hubbard, asking if she'd lost something prior to graduating. After a pause, she exclaimed, "You found my ring!"
    
The ring was cleaned, sanitized and mailed to Hubbard.

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