Docking in Tornado Alley

| October 03, 2001

I know all you boys out there can drive just about anything on wheels and shift one of those 40-speeders like you were spreading butter. You c...

What Do You Look For in a Truckstop?

| October 03, 2001

Larry Dixon Swift Transportation Natchez, Miss. I make sure it's good and clean. If it's not clean, I don't go in. ...

Attitude Adjustments

| October 03, 2001

If you are an over-the-road driver you spend perhaps 300 days a year away from the people you are closest to in this life. On the road, you ha...

The Real C.W. McCall

| October 03, 2001

You'll have to forgive Bill Fries for that smile on his face. He knows something that you don't: He's never been a trucker, and he doesn't...

Hog Wild

| October 03, 2001

Although Jeter Cornett stays within the speed limit while driving his big rig, it's a different story when he's on his Harleys. Cornett has ...

Happy for Life

| October 03, 2001

In December of 1986, I married my gentle, witty, intellectual and talented husband, Kent. We had both just finished a year of Bible college in...

A Warm Heart

| October 03, 2001

On a frigid February morning in Illinois, trucker Douglas Moen spotted a car parked in a darkened driveway off a field along Highway 64. Mo...

Logging on to Learning

| October 03, 2001

Harvey and Karen Zander's dedication to volunteerism recently won them a brand-new International semi-tractor, but they both say their real r...

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