Gene McKinney of West Blocton, Ala., garnered the People’s Choice award at the inaugural Chrome & Class Truck Show, Oct. 15-16 at the Rush Truck Center in Smyrna, Tenn.
The free event featured live entertainment, vendor booths, food and a truck beauty competition in Working, Show and Antique categories. Prizes included RTC and Chrome Country gift certificates of $500, $250 and $100.
Truck show winners:
Overall best of show – People’s Choice
Gene McKinney, West Blocton, Ala.
1st: Kelly Lynn Boles, Livingston, Tenn.
2nd: Mark Wright, Lebanon, Tenn.
3rd: Ed O’Connor, Lafayette, Tenn.
Show Class Tractor:
1st: Gene McKinney, West Blocton, Ala.
2nd: Ronnie King, Jamestown, Tenn.
3rd: Tobby Donalson, McMinnville, Tenn.
1st: Chris Partain, Russellville, Ala.
2nd: Brad Morgan, Campbell, Ala.
3rd: Kenny Hallmark, Loretto, Tenn.
1st: Tobby Donalson, McMinnville, Tenn.
2nd: Burt Dyer, Chapel Hill, Tenn.
3rd: Bill Blankenship, McMinnville, Tenn.
1st: Terry Curry, Athens, Ala.
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