Wilson Trucking terminal celebrated its 50th anniversary in Roanoke yesterday. The company, which has been run by three generations of Wilsons, is based in Fishersville and opened its Roanoke terminal on Plantation Road in 1959.
The Wilson family (C.L. Wilson is president today and T.G. Wilson is executive VP) founded the company in 1926 and it has expanded through the southeast with 40 terminals in seven states.