Even a truck driver can have part of the honor of serving the nation and his fellow citizens. Larry Spiekermeier is a professional truck driver with Whitewood Transport in Plains, Montana and his honor was to deliver the Nation’s Christmas Tree. Here in his own words are his thoughts on this wonderful task he was assigned. It is a good read to start the Christmas season with.
As Written By Larry Spiekermeier for Fox News:
I’m one of 3.5 million professional truck drivers on America’s roads working to safely deliver the goods that keep our lives and economy moving, but on my latest trip, my truck is longer and heavier than usual and I couldn’t be prouder. With a 79-foot-tall Engelmann Spruce in tow, I’m the driver who’s been safely traveling across the country to deliver this year’s Christmas tree to the U.S. Capitol.
I’ve been hauling for 49 years through 49