North Carolina

It finally happened

| June 11, 2014

Wendy on the recent accident in North Carolina, where she and George were rear-ended: "I keep telling him only one wreck in driving (all kinds of vehicles) for 29 years is a fine run."

Toll talk re-emerging in advance of highway bill

| March 04, 2014

Today, it feels like we're on more solid footing with not only a wider swathe of industry opinion but also among the general public, where tolls sentiment has generally trended dead-set against pricing existing interstates. ...

The perils of Driving Miss Wendy, and more ‘No parking’ signs…

| February 16, 2014

"I was mesmerized and developed an insatiable need to go to J&R in Statesville. I pulled it up on my phone -- it looked like the parking lot was huge, so I assumed they'd let ...

N.C. further limits tolling with legislation

| August 29, 2013

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory has signed the second of two bills that limit the state’s ability to toll existing lanes.

Trip-planning for dummies

| July 07, 2013

"Speaking of Jersey, does anyone know how effective kevlar is against Jersey Devil bites? Should I pack the chain mail instead? Never can be too prepared."

Boaters ‘flashing truckers’ prompt new restrictions in N.C.

| March 14, 2013

New NCDOT buoys around the I-77 causeway over Lake Norman attempt to remove the exhibitionist temptation.

More highway haunts: Happy Halloween!

| October 21, 2012

Spooky stories from our readers about highway and truck stop hauntings. Ever have a hearse drive up next to you on I-65 in Alabama?

Bosselman Boss Shops opens facility in Waynesville, N.C.

| June 27, 2012

Bosselman Boss Truck Shops Inc. has a new location in Waynesville, N.C. at I-40 & NC 209. The shop is adjacent to the Pilot Travel Plaza and is a part of the UNI-MAXX Truck Care ...

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