“Happy Valentine’s Day to all 3 of my babies!!! Very Way Back Valentine’s Day Photo!” — Annie Nelson
[Thank you Annie Nelson, for sharing this precious family photo.]
Kelly King and her husband Bob’s pioneering vision created American’s first biodiesel refinery in Maui in 1996. Pacific Biodiesel became the first private company to divert and refine thousands of tons of municipal grease trap waste and waste vegetable oil into clean-burning, premium biodiesel.
Years later, along came country music legend Willie and his wife Annie Nelson. They became very interested in the King’s vision of sustainable biodiesel and eventually they formed a strong partnership that exists to this day. Ready for this? In a very short time after that, Willie and his good friend Bill Mack would single-handedly use satellite radio to talk to truckers and farmers about biodiesel, and thus elevated the renewable fuel into mainstream recognition. Want to hear more? I know I do. This show sponsored by The Fairfax Companies
Willie Nelson, Austin’s hometown musician, returns to ring in the New Year with Ryan Bingham on 12/30 and Delbert McClinton w/ Glen Clark on 12/31. Andy Langer will host the show on the 31st, where there will be an appearance by Father Time Texas and champagne toast by Woodbridge Sparkling at midnight.
The W Austin will also be offering room night packages, which include two tickets for two to the show, cocktails, daily parking and a hotel room for one night. For more information on W Hotel packages please visit http://www.whotelaustin.com/willie.
This photo, posted at journalist Andy Langer’s facebook page, is from last year’s festivities. Once again, Willie Nelson & Family will bring the year to a close in style in Austin, with family in friends.
Thanks to CMT for posting entire show this morning.