Special Olympics

Pushing back with positive press

| October 29, 2014

"There are as many good trucking stories as there are bad, and while there will always be bad press, it would be nice if we could get just a little more recognition of the countless ...

VIDEO: Bryan Martin previews Guilty by Association Truck Show

| September 24, 2014

The Guilty by Association Truck Show in Joplin, Mo., gets under way this Friday, Sept. 26. Owner-operator George Parker and Overdrive contributing writer Wendy Parker shot this brief preview video with 4 States' Bryan Martin.

100-truck convoy taking over Wisconsin highway next week for Special Olympics

| September 12, 2014

Dozens of law enforcement officials will be escorting more than 100 trucks along Highway 41 from Richfield, Wis., to Oshkosh, Wis., on Sept. 20 to raise money for the Special Olympics in Wisconsin and as ...

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 ...

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