truck stops

Pilot Flying J headquarters put on lockdown by FBI

The FBI has placed Pilot Flying J headquarters on lockdown, according to multiple news outlets and a statement from Pilot.

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Love’s to buy 50 CNG trucks

Gemini Transport, a Love's sister company hauling fuel for the truck stop chain, will put the Freightliners in service in the Texas Triangle and Oklahoma City areas.

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‘Sorry, dude. I don’t speak hieroglyphics’

"Don't ever yell at me in a foreign language, cause I've got a shiny new pair of cowboy boots that will definitely send a kneecap for a loop."

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When in need of healthy food…

“Did you just say gastric distress?”

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Christmas shopping at the Petro

"Life on the road is never boring" -- just wait till the kids and in-laws see the stocking stuffers Parkers picked up in a Kansas truck stop.

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Meet owner-operator Tim Philmon

Check out a gallery of images from a visit with Philmon, his 2005 Peterbilt 379 and Transcraft flatbed leased to Landstar Ranger.

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Bluegrass jam breaks out at tiny Appalachian stop

Maiden, N.C. truck stop offers gigantic portions of food. And on the weekend, stick around afterward for a toe-tapping good time.

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Pilot offering breakfast, soup bars

Pilot and Flying J locations are now serving a breakfast buffet featuring home-style options like biscuits, sausage gravy, southwest egg scramble, cinnamon apples and breakfast pizza. A soup bar will also be available, serving classics like broccoli-cheese soup, loaded potato soup and chili. The truck stop will offer several healthier options too, such as oatmeal and low-fat chicken noodle soup. The breakfast bar will be available from 6-10 a.m. daily, and the hot soup bar ...

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Accidental truck stop heartbreaker

"I had not only been sitting directly under the wing vents singing like a maniac, I was screaming lyrics that, when heard without the benefit of the actual music, could be misconstrued."

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Pilot Flying J opens 650th store

Pilot Flying J opened its 650th  North American location in October. The truck stop is a Pilot Travel Center in Von Ormy, Texas, on I-35 at Exit 140 and features eight diesel lanes and 16 gasoline lanes, a Subway and a Cinnabon. A 651st location was also recently opened — this one in Hudson, Wis., off I-94 at Exit 10 along U.S. Highway 65.

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