Missouri School Bus Driver who wears quirky costumes to delight children’s delight honored as Employee of Year


Kevin Huges is a bus driver who goes to work dressed in outfits that are sure to impress. 

Kevin is content to drive Missouri roads wearing jeans and a T-shirt.

“These are trying times and I’m just putting a little fun in the workplace,”He spoke to KMOV. “If I’ve made you laugh, I’ve done my job.”

He does that part of the job. Kevin is also skilled at getting children safely to school.

This is why he was named employee of the year by the transportation department. 

He’s blessed to work where leprechaun and bunny outfits around Easter are appreciated, as well as the smiles of people who wear them near St. Patrick’s Day. 

“They love it,”He spoke of the children. “It all depends on the outfit. Sometimes they don’t understand them, but a lot of times they do.”

And now, the kids getting on the 229 bus are accustomed to being sent off to their day by Kevin bright smile and memorable outfits.