GATS 2014

Initiative brings hepatitis C awareness, testing to truckers

| August 22, 2014

Truckers are five times more likely than the general population to carry hepatitis C virus (HCV), a dangerous blood-born infection that can live in the body for up to 40 years with no symptoms. To educate ...

Apex’ authority start-up service

| August 22, 2014

The Apex Capital Startup Program adds to its newly minted load board for clients and other benefits the factoring company offers to customers

Julie Matulle named Top Rookie at Great American Trucking Show

| August 22, 2014

Julie Matulle, a 46-year-old driver for H.O. Wolding Inc. in Amherst, Wisc. is the winner of the fourth annual Mike O’Connell Memorial Trucking’s Top Rookie Award. She received the award, including $10,000 and a variety of ...

Wreaths Across America: Trucking partnership enables growth, full Arlington coverage the goal

| August 22, 2014

WAA head Morrel Worcester said his group's partnership with trucking companies helps makes possible not only the large annual year-over-year increases in wreath layings, but also the program itself.

Traveling trailer exhibit highlights sex trafficking

| August 22, 2014

Truckers Against Trafficking debuted its Freedom Drivers Project Friday at the Great American Trucking Show. The mobile exhibit includes displays of ordinary objects, such as a prescription pill bottle and a CB microphone, to show the ...

‘Texas Trocas’ to document custom truck building process

| August 22, 2014

The innovative and one-of-a-kind show trucks being produced by the Mendez family at the Texas Chrome Shop has caught more than the eyes of truck show attendees and Pride & Polish judges in recent years: ...

VIDEO: Edgar Hansen interviews Trucker Talent Search nominees

| August 22, 2014

Edgar Hansen from Discovery Channel's Deadliest Catch interviewed the nominees for the Trucker Talent Search. Check out the video below. The nominees will compete today at 5 p.m. Central at the Red Eye Radio booth.

Get soaked with Baylor Trucking at GATS ALS ice-bucket challenge

| August 22, 2014

The viral ALS ice-bucket challenges comes to GATS via Indiana-based Baylor Trucking, a fleet with a close relationship to the condition. Take the challenge yourself 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Fri-Sat near shuttle drop-off spots at the ...

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