June Facts

  1. The birthstones for June are the pearl, alexandrite, and moonstone.
  2. The birth flower for June is the rose.
  3. The zodiac signs for June are Gemini (May 21 – June 20) and Cancer (June 21 – July 22)

  4. On June 1, 1792, the state of Kentucky, also known as the Bluegrass state, became the 15th state of the United States.
  5. On June 1, 1796, Tennessee, also known as The Volunteer State became the 16th state of the United States.
  6. On June 5, 1947, George C. Marshall, the Secretary of State, described the Marshall Plan.
  7. On June 14, 1777, the flag of the United States was adopted by the Continental Congress.
  8. June 14, 1900 – Hawaii was organized as a territory
  9. On June 15, 1215, the Magna Carta was granted by King John.
  10. On June 15, 1775, George Washington was appointed the commander in chief of the Continental Army.
  11. On June 15, 1836, Arkansas also known as the Natural State, became the 25th state of the United States.
  12. Finland’s Flag Day is celebrated on the Saturday closest to June 24.
  13. On June 6th, Sweden celebrates its national holiday, Flag Day.
  14. On June 12, The Philippines’ Independence Day is celebrated.
  15. On June 18, 1812, the United States declared war on Great Britain.
  16. National Candy Month
  17. National Dairy Month
  18. National Iced Tea Month
  19. June 5 – World Environment Day
  20. June 20 – Father’s Day

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

June 20th– First day of Summer

June 21st– Father’s Day

JUNE BIRTHDAYS

Donna Call- June 17th

Kevin Phillips- June 30th

John Fleming- June 30th

JUNE ANNIVERSARYS

Blake Hawks- June 1st– 1 yr.

Brandon Goins- June 26th– 2 yrs.

Andy Birster- June 26th– 1 yr.

REMINDERS

Blake Hawks- Annual review on 6/1/20

Michael Brandenburg- DOT physical expires 6/13/20

Steven McCoy- DOT physical expires 6/16/20

Andy Birster- Annual review on 6/26/20

Brandon Goins- Annual review on 6/26/20

UPDATES

  • Drivers please remember to clean out your empty trailers and slide the tandems to the rear when in Ennis. TX.
  • If getting your DOT physical done at Northern Regional Hospital (Mt. Airy), please remember that they no longer do them on Wednesdays.
  • New HOS rules finally approved and taking effect in September 2020.
  • We will be having a mandatory safety meeting in July, dates to come soon!
  • If you notice your dashcam acting differently, continuous beeping or lights flashing, please let Angela know so that she can check on it.
  • We will be doing a Beck hat order soon so watch for details!
  • FMCSA still extending HOS due to COVID-19 through June 14, 2020 for drivers hauling emergency materials needed.
  • Please watch your speed coming into and leaving the yard.
  • Remember to represent Beck well and leave a good impression whether it be with customers or other drivers on the road.
  • COVID-19 still going on so don’t forget to wear masks when needed and wash your hands!

Burgers, BBQ, Hot Dogs, Baked Beans, Lemonade, and Chips! TRUCKERS make summertime happen! 

 

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