Joplin 44 Petro

Leland Martin to sing at 16th annual Truckers Jamboree

Country music singer Leland Martin will perform at a 7 p.m. concert May 18 as part of the 16th Annual Joplin Truckers Jamboree, said event coordinator Joel Hamilton. To be at the Joplin 44 Petro, off Interstate 44 near exit 4, the May 18-19 festival will also feature an antique truck and car display, exhibits, other live entertainment, carnival rides, fireworks and a cookout. Martin’s signature track “Stone Cold Fingers” from his album Simply Traditional is one ...

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Missouri urges truckers to bypass Joplin

Fuel is not available at I-44 exit 11 and other truck services are unavailable in the Joplin area.

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Joplin 44 opening set for May 20-21

Joplin 44 Petro in Joplin, Mo., will celebrate the grand opening of its Super Truck Showroom and remodeled truck stop May 20-21, the truck stop announced. The event will have exhibits, an antique truck show, a Super Truck Beauty contest, live entertainment, fireworks and a ribbon cutting ceremony. Petro added a 23,000-square-foot expansion and 15,000-square-foot showroom, which will house two customized trucks on turntable displays and truck accessories. A new Taco Bell and Blimpie opened, as ...

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Joplin 44 Petro expands services

Taco Bell and Pizza Hut Express opened at the Joplin 44 Petro near Interstate 44 off of Exit 4 in Joplin, Mo., as part of an expansion. The truck stop is planning to add a Blimpie sandwich eatery and has already an Iron Skillet full-service restaurant. A new chrome shop, custom vinyl and embroidery shop, new restrooms and automatic entrance doors are part the expansion, which is expected to be finished early next year, said Heather DeBaillie, Iowa 80 ...

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