Overdrive Staff

Safe Havens

Owner-operator Allen Hale was inspired by a runaway to launch Project: Guardian Angel. Something about the young gi...

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Highway Angel: A Race Against Time

On a cold winter morning, Lee Mease loaded up his truck and headed for Highway 12 in eastern Washington to make a delivery for Lynden, ...

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Legal Forethought

In the movie Deliverance, you may recall the reckless hero whose opinion of insurance was that, "Buying insurance is like betting agai...

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Long Roads and Wild Rivers

Trucker Darcy Linklater grew up around big rivers. When he leaves the road "in a few years," he and wife Verna will build a new life ...

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What's your handle and how did you get it?

Walt and Dianne Mason Central Refrigerated Services Vinton, Va. "Parson. Because I'm still a pastor and have been f...

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Trucker Wins Rig

A delighted Oral Perry (l) accepts the keys to his prize - a 2000 Freightliner Classic XL. An Illinois trucker recei...

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Baker's Dozen

Robert Lake Publisher rlake@eTrucker.com They are 12 men and one woman - 13 truckers in all. They come from all o...

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Butterfly Wings

John Latta Executive Editor jlatta@eTrucker.com And then they were gone. In a handful of terrifying seconds th...

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The Last Laugh

Tim Barton Equipment Editor tbarton@eTrucker.com My dad worked in the mills around Pittsburgh before he started dri...

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New Hours Rule for All

Highway safety will only get better if all vehicles on the highway are regulated. Too much attention is given to trucks. A tired dr...

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