The Matthews Retire after 46 Years of serving Big Sandy Schools
June 7, 2023
Dan Matthews is retiring from the school bus business after 46 years of transporting students to school in Big Sandy. Dan and Pat Matthews officially gave up their bus routes at the end of the school year and sold their last two buses. The sale of the vehicles was finalized last week.
When I caught up with the the newly retired Dan and his wife, they were sitting on their deck overlooking their beautifully manicured lawn and gardens. I asked Dan why he decided to retire now, after so many years of serving. He responded "Well, I'm 80 years old. We were in the business for 46 years and with...