A drive to serve

Jewel Brock is in his fifth year as a bus driver for the Nelson County Schools.

A former first sergeant in the U.S. Army, Brock drives a Bardstown route that serves Foster Heights Elementary School, Nelson County High School, Old Kentucky Home Middle School and the Nelson County Early Learning Center. The Nelson County Schools bus system includes 75 buses that cover 64 routes and drive close to a million miles each year to serve the school system’s nearly 5,000 students.

Cleaning the windshield of his bus

Nelson County Schools bus driver Jewel Brock cleans his windshield following his morning bus route.