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Hopkinsville Transit Recognizes Its Driver of the Month

October 2019 Driver of the Month - Buddy Adkins
Buddy Adkins

Join us in celebrating our October 2019 Driver of the Month – Buddy Adkins!  Riders who nominated Buddy noted that he’s: 

  • Friendly, helpful & professional
  • A very polite driver who is helpful to all deviations and to those getting on and off with the lift
  • A very good, focused driver even when the buses are loaded and the passengers are all talking 

Buddy was born in Danville, Virginia and moved to Kentucky when he was 14 years old.  After working 43 years and retiring from the gas company, he became one of the first Hopkinsville Transit drivers when the system was launched in January 2015.  Buddy took some time off from driving for Hopkinsville Transit after inheriting a small farm.  He returned to driving in December 2018. 

Join us in thanking Buddy for being an outstanding driver!  Keep celebrating your favorite drivers by nominating them via:


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