June 1, 2006
Shawn Barnhart of Blairsville, Pa.,
hauls coal, stone, lumber and steel
with this 1995 Kenworth W900L.
TODAY’S TIP: Vacation time. Take vacation time or plan major work on your tractor during the first week or two weeks of the quarter (early January, April, July and October). Never take time off during the last two weeks of the quarter or the last week of the month, when freight is most abundant.
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JUNE 4: METRO JERSEY CHAPTER TRUCK SHOW, hosted by the American Truck Historical Society, ASCO Power Technologies, Florham Park, N.J., (973) 539-7145
JUNE 6-8: AMERICA’S TRAVELING TRUCK SHOW, Petro, Stony Ridge, Ohio, (800) 633-5953
JUNE 8-9: OAK GROVE TRUCKERS JAMBOREE, Petro, Oak Grove, Mo., (816) 690-4455 or www.oakgrovepetro.com
JUNE 8-10: WEST MICHIGAN CHAPTER ANTIQUE TRUCK SHOW, hosted by the American Truck Historical Society, Muskegon County Fairgrounds, Muskegon, Mich., (616) 846-1584 or firstname.lastname@example.org
JUNE 10: TA REGIONAL CHILI COOK OFFS, TravelCenters of America in Ontario, Calif. (east location), San Antonio and Maybrook, N.Y., www.tatravelcenters.com
JUNE 13-15: AMERICA’S TRAVELING TRUCK SHOW, Petro, Carlisle, Pa., (800) 633-5953
JUNE 14-17: TRUCK BLUE BOOK CONFERENCE, Las Vegas Hilton, (800) 654-6776 or www.usedtruckseminar.com
JUNE 15-17: TRUCK SHOW 2006, Las Vegas Convention Center, (800) 227-5992 or www.truckshow.com
Gaines Motor Lines has agreed to pay $262,500 to four former drivers who the ...