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Retiree Finds Driving School Bus Rewarding Transylvania County NC


Last updated 1/11/2016 at 10:45am

Joe Castaldo drives a school bus route in the East Fork and See Off areas of Transylvania County. (Courtesy photo by Kevin Smith)

Driving a school bus in Transylvania County probably isn't very different from driving in other places. The challenges are pretty much the same. There is one exception.

"I have gotten used to 60-plus kids wanting something," said Joe Castaldo, who drives for Transylvania County Schools in the East Fork and See Off Mountain areas.

"Helping them or answering their questions all at the same time while driving in a straight line is my job.

"Except up on my mountain, there are no straight lines."

Castaldo retired to Transylvania County after closing out a successful engineering career, and...

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