Overdrive Staff

Family Tradition

Almost everyone knows a trucker who has relatives who are also in the trucking business. Over the years, Truckers News has done a lot o...

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Power of the Pen

A few days ago I sat down and read a series of stories about trucking written by Judy L. Thomas. The Kansas City Star reporter is a for...

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The Farm

Everybody called it The Farm, even though it wasn't really. It was just 60 acres of woods down a dirt road in eastern Connecticut. There were...

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What Is Your Best Winter Driving Tip?

Alice Lang Welborn Transport Aliceville, Ala. Safety. Proceed with caution. Always be alert. Wilson Kidd...

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Hauling for the Gold

The 2002 Olympic Winter Games will be held this month in Salt Lake City, and the Olympic spirit will be evident nationwide as many use the Gam...

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Passing the Torch

In 1996, Jeff England earned a place in Olympic history by carrying the torch on part of its journey to the Summer Games in Atlanta. The fo...

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Resting and Refueling

Long before the athletes began to arrive in Salt Lake City, many companies offered services to the Olympic Games by providing food and bedding...

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Avoid Olympic Traffic Hassles

Many items will be trucked in during the Olympic Games, and the Salt Lake Organizing Committee and the Utah Trucking Association want to help ...

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Oh, My Aching Feet

Constant sitting behind the wheel of your truck and the repetitive motion of your foot on the clutch can lead to all kinds of foot problems. D...

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Hauling for the Gold

The 2002 Olympic Winter Games will be held this month in Salt Lake City, and the Olympic spirit will be evident nationwide as many use the Gam...

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