Young rock pickers score at GATS

| August 21, 2009

a href=”http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_ez6JTnOl_tQ/So789a_QZYI/AAAAAAAAAYc/W00vWl5LqnY/s1600-h/Andy+Wiley+rock+picker.JPG”img style=”MARGIN: 0px 0px 10px 10px; WIDTH: 320px; FLOAT: right; HEIGHT: 246px; CURSOR: hand” id=”BLOGGER_PHOTO_ID_5372509537646437762″ border=”0″ alt=”" src=”http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_ez6JTnOl_tQ/So789a_QZYI/AAAAAAAAAYc/W00vWl5LqnY/s320/Andy+Wiley+rock+picker.JPG” //aAndy Wiley (10) and Brody Yeary (12) are quite the entrepreneurs. The young duo, armed with nothing more than a screwdriver and a business sense, roamed ema href=”http://www.overdrivedigital.com/”Overdrive/a’s/em Pride amp; Polish display area at the Great American Trucking Show mid-week offering to remove rocks from tire treads, which are deducted points when found by judges. The young businessmen charged $1/tire for their efforts and ended up making $33. When we asked their business name, the young Wiley (pictured) said, “Rock Removers, Inc.” His parents, Jimmy and Shonda Wiley, are part of the Yeary Trucking entourage showing their rigs at GATS. em–Bruce Smith, Editor /ema href=”http://customrigsmag.com/”Custom Rigs/abr /div /divdivemshare:/em/divdiva onclick=”window.open(‘http://digg.com/submit?phase=2amp;url=’+encodeURIComponent(location.href)+’amp;title=’+encodeURIComponent(document.title), ‘digg’); return false;” href=”http://digg.com/submit”Digg/a/divdiva onclick=”window.open(‘http://www.facebook.com/share.php?u=’+encodeURIComponent(location.href)+’amp;title=’+encodeURIComponent(document.title),’facebook’); return false;” href=”http://www.facebook.com/share.php”facebook/a /divdiv class=”blogger-post-footer”Channel 19 is the blog version of the column of the same name featured in Overdrive: The Voice of the American Trucker. Todd Dills (tdills@rrpub.com) is its author./div

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