Then, some bus drivers in Wilkes had problems Monday with their buses. No, the problems had nothing to do with the weather or road conditions. The Wilkes Sheriff's Office was called by the Wilkes County Board of Education regarding a battery theft. Three batteries were stolen from buses at CB Eller Elementary School. The stolen batteries were valued at 450 dollars. Damages from thieves entering the buses and from cutting the battery cables were listed at 750 dollars. There is no word on suspects.