Overdrive Staff

Showing the Way

Career Driving Awards Company Equipment Driver of the Year - 2003 Missouri House of Representatives Resolution Recognizin...

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Bye-Bye Blacktop

One of the most difficult aspects of off-road driving is not knowing what's up ahead. Do you carry a chainsaw with...

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Never Give Up

John Latta Executive Editor jlatta@eTrucker.com It happens. We can...

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The Upside of Downtime

ACTIVITY TIPS 1. You are often your only source of positive reinforcement on the road. The real key to using time productively in Eas...

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The Revolutionary War in the South

The Hornet's Nest - Jimmy Carter Reviewed by Don Thompson Sr. Company driver for Smith Transpo...

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A Bad Night's Sleep?

COULD YOU HAVE SLEEP APNEA? Of the 12 million Americans affected by the disorder, nearly 10 million are undiagnosed. Here are some qu...

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Head in the Clouds

After his first jump at age 21, sky diving more passion than sport for trucker John Cox. On his hauls all over this...

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Windows to the Past

Believe it or not, this is a painting. Artist Lance Lowther painted it for Mike Gully of Gully Transportation who commissioned it as a g...

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Man of Mystery

When an injury ended Anthony Luchacz's 40-year trucking career, he turned his attention to writing mystery novels. A...

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From the Silver Screen to the Blacktop

Long before he became a trucker, Kelly Reno starred in the 1979 movie The Black Stallion. He gave up an acting career at age 18 and foun...

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