Special Olympics

Convoys raise funds for Special Olympics

| October 06, 2011

World’s Largest Truck Convoys for Special Olympics rolled last weekend in several locations.

Convoy set for Special Olympics

| September 19, 2011

The World’s Largest Truck Convoy 2011, a 22-mile benefit for Special Olympics Illinois, will be held in Tinley Park, Ill., on Saturday, Oct. 1. The procession will start and end at First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre, and ...

Owner Operator of the Month

Katharine Martin | August 06, 2011

Larry Severson’s racecar mechanic skills helped jump start a career as an owner-operator.

UPDATE: ‘Hats for heroes’ special delivery, take two

| April 11, 2011

You will recall my story here about the genesis and progress of Marten Transport driver Candy Bass' "Hats for Heroes" program of providing an outlet for a wide array of trucking industry participants to honor ...

Collective trucking effort donates caps for wounded soldiers

| October 29, 2010

When Marten Transport driver and 3 milion safe miler Candy Bass (pictured) saw a documentary on the Walter Reed Army Medical Center a few years ago, she was so affected by the scenes detailing the ...

Owner-Operator Almanac 2010

Max Kvidera | January 01, 2010

The Overdrive 2010 Owner-Operator Almanac offers maintenance tips and schedules, important dates and useful information to keep you ahead of the curve on what it takes to run a successful owner-operator business.

World’s largest truck convoy

| November 19, 2009

This one-day celebration through several states helps raise funds for the Special Olympics. Call (202) 824-0268 or visit http://www.specialolympics.org/.

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