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Watkins celebrates 80th year

| February 04, 2013

Watkins Family of Companies will celebrate its 80th anniversary this year. Owner-operator team driver Tyrone Frost has worked for Watkins for three years, and he said he was drawn to the company because of its ...

Walcott Truckers Jamboree extended

| January 30, 2013

The 2013 Walcott Truckers Jamboree has added a third day this year. The show will be held Thursday, July 11, through Saturday, July 13, at the Iowa 80 truckstop in Walcott, Iowa. The event will include ...

Joplin sets Truckers Jamboree dates

| January 30, 2013

Joplin 44 Petro, off I-44 at Exit 4, in Joplin Mo., has set May 17-18, 2013, as the date of its annuyal two-day even to celebrate America’s truckers. The 17th Annual Joplin Truckers Jamboree will ...

Mae Jemison to speak at WTS conference

| January 25, 2013

Scientist and astronaut Mae Jemison has been confirmed as the keynote speaker at the 2013 annual conference of WTS International, the association for the professional advancement of women in transportation. Dr. Jemison was the first ...

Trucker Christmas parades set for Saturday

| December 05, 2012

Eureka, Calif. and Riddle, Ore. will host the cities’ traditional Christmas parades of lighted trucks competing for prizes Saturday.

PDI Pride & Polish, dyno event starts today

| November 01, 2012

The third installment of the 2013 Overdrive Pride & Polish National Championship series begins Friday at the PDI Customer Appreciation Dyno Event & Truck Show in St. George, Utah.

2013 Pride & Polish championship series continues Friday

| October 03, 2012

The Charlotte Diesel Super Show will play host to the second qualifying round of the 2013 Overdrive's Pride & Polish season. The show starts Friday, Oct. 5, and runs through Saturday, Oct. 6, in Concord, ...

Charlotte Diesel Show to host two world record attempts

| October 01, 2012

At the zMax Dragway, in Concord, N.C., on Oct. 6, CDSS attendees will have the chance to see the Aaron’s Outdoor monster truck attempt a world speed record and stunt motor cycle driver Jesse Toler ...

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