In south central Kentucky, the regional workforce development board is helping to fill the shortage of truck drivers through a federal program that pays for training. Two men say the effort put them on a new road in life, thanks to those involved in the program who encouraged them at every turn.
Our company is contracted by Berry Plastics to move their product to the warehouses safely,” said Boatright. “I may have to move several trailers in a day, so basically, the farthest I go is across town. There’s another warehouse on down the street some.