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Driver social media meet dates set

| March 08, 2013

The 2013 Truck Driver Social Media Convention will take place Oct. 11-13 in Kansas City, Mo.

Georgia city mayor requesting driver aid

| March 03, 2013

Warner Robins, Ga., mayor Chuck Shaheen is hoping truck drivers will attend a city council meeting March 4 at 4 p.m. to voice their concerns over the city's two-hour parking limitation.

When trucks are ‘an eyesore and a nuisance’

| February 19, 2013

It's happened again: A city councilman's idea to ban truck parking within town borders shows evidence of what drivers and other advocates are up against in the battle to improve parking availability in less-served areas. ...

St. Christopher scholarship deadline extended

| February 05, 2013

The St. Christopher Truckers Development and Relief Fund (SCF), with financial support from TBS Factoring Service of Oklahoma City, have created the TBS Factoring Service Trade School Scholarship of $10,000 dollars for truckers no longer ...

Register for MATS health walk

| February 04, 2013

The walk is scheduled to take place the afternoon of Friday, March 22, at the Mid-American Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky.

Nominate an influential woman in trucking

| January 28, 2013

The deadline for Women in Trucking's 2013 Influential Woman of the Year nominations is end of day Thursday, Jan. 31.

Changing trucking for the better

| January 22, 2013

Overdrive columnist Kevin Rutherford's suggestion that owner-operators build personal tribes to share information and advocate for positive industry change drew praise, commentary.

You can be a change agent

| January 14, 2013

"Look around. Our industry needs help – and I want you to help me make it better."

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