- The birthstones for June are the pearl, alexandrite, and moonstone.
- The birth flower for June is the rose.
The zodiac signs for June are Gemini (May 21 – June 20) and Cancer (June 21 – July 22)
- On June 1, 1792, the state of Kentucky, also known as the Bluegrass state, became the 15th state of the United States.
- On June 1, 1796, Tennessee, also known as The Volunteer State became the 16th state of the United States.
- On June 5, 1947, George C. Marshall, the Secretary of State, described the Marshall Plan.
- On June 14, 1777, the flag of the United States was adopted by the Continental Congress.
- June 14, 1900 – Hawaii was organized as a territory
- On June 15, 1215, the Magna Carta was granted by King John.
- On June 15, 1775, George Washington was appointed the commander in chief of the Continental Army.
- On June 15, 1836, Arkansas also known as the Natural State, became the 25th state of the United States.
- Finland’s Flag Day is celebrated on the Saturday closest to June 24.
- On June 6th, Sweden celebrates its national holiday, Flag Day.
- On June 12, The Philippines’ Independence Day is celebrated.
- On June 18, 1812, the United States declared war on Great Britain.
- National Candy Month
- National Dairy Month
- National Iced Tea Month
- June 5 – World Environment Day
- June 20 – Father’s Day
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
June 20th– First day of Summer
June 21st– Father’s Day
Donna Call- June 17th
Kevin Phillips- June 30th
John Fleming- June 30th
Blake Hawks- June 1st– 1 yr.
Brandon Goins- June 26th– 2 yrs.
Andy Birster- June 26th– 1 yr.
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
- 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!