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These latest numbers show the Thanksgiving effect on the flatbed spot market

Where it's hot and not: The holiday week saw flatbed load availability, predictably, fall -- bright spots exist in Medford, Ore.; Rapid City, S.D.; Omaha, Neb.; Little Rock, Ark.; Shreveport, La.; and Montgomery, Ala.

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I-40 shutting down again in downtown Nashville this weekend

The closure with be in place today, Friday, at 8 p.m. through 6 a.m. Monday morning, Tennessee Department of Transportation officials say.

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The Mistress at the truck show with the wife and kids

Profiling the scene around David McDaniel's 2002 Moore Freight Service-leased Peterbilt 379, "The Mistress," caught last weekend at the Pride & Polish in Crossville, Tenn.

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Shutting down this weekend: I-40 in Nashville

Bridge work downtown in Nashville will see the entire "South Loop" through downtown shut down nightly through Monday next week.

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Photos: As the rigs roll in to Fitzgerald, a look back on last year’s Tenn. Pride & Polish

No doubt the rigs have already started rolling in today for the big Pride & Polish show tomorrow -- catch photos, videos and more from stand-out rigs and owner-operators at last year's event, all in one place.

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Round-up: DOT suspensions of road work abound, a planned closure and more

The July 4 weekend is a favorable one for truckers when it comes to the dearth of orange cones and barrels to dodge. But oh those unpredictable four-wheelers on the back end of holiday festivities...

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Videos: Shakedown run in Mike Morgan’s Mack race truck

Ride with Mike Morgan for a couple laps around Nashville Fairgrounds half-mile oval -- Morgan's Powershift Performance is one of several race teams getting ready for the ChampTruck World Series next month.

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Got ice? White stuff?

Report from an ice storm: Icy conditions along I-40 across the nation's midsection will continue through this evening/tomorrow morning, among other weather updates. . .

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Two new books for the kids

One from close to home -- children's book "Papa Doug Hauls Strawberries and Smiles" from the TN Trucking Foundation -- and former driver Susan Burton's "My Auntie Susan Drives a Big Truck."

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It’s not quite the Maxim ad, but …

A Nashville city bus or two or three has been wrapped with an ad from Bart Durham, the local ambulance chaser, highlighting ... I bet you can guess what.

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