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Driver nominated for national award

Posted on Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at 10:43 am

The National Association of Small Trucking Companies (NASTC) represents over 10,000 trucking companies in the U.S. and Canada that employ over 130,000 drivers collectively. Each year the association sponsors a driver of the year program to recognize the very best drivers within their group. Among the drivers nominated for this prestigious honor is Charlie Hood who drives for Kisatchie Midnight Express of Lufkin, TX., a subsidiary of McFarland Cascade, Warsaw.

“As a nominee for award, Mr. Charlie Hood joins a very elite group that represent the very best of our 130,000 drivers,” according to Buster Anderson, Executive Vice President of NASTC. “Kisatchie Midnight Express is very proud of their drivers and should be very proud of themselves as well,” Mr. Anderson added. “It says a lot about a company when they can attract and keep employees of this caliber.” Charlie Hood has driven for Kisatchie Midnight Express for over 39 years, and has been a professional driver for over 45 years and has driven over 4,000,000 accident free miles.”

Charlie Hood was recognized by the National Association of Small Trucking Company

as one of the safest truck drivers.