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David Adkins’ 2013 glider gets a homeImage Gallery

| August 01, 2014

After seeing Overdrive's original article on Landstar-leased David Adkins' terminal cancer diagnosis and subsequent attempts to sell his 2013 Coronado glider, fellow Landstar BCO John Rentz is making moves to pick the truck up...

Grace and a glider kitImage Gallery

| July 03, 2014

David Adkins, following a diagnosis of terminal cancer less than a month ago, looks to sell his 2013 Coronado glider.

The JBC Hotline: Raising money and keeping good company

| May 09, 2014

The group grew from four people making three-way calls to an organized conference call that runs 24/7. Callers use the room to keep company on long nights, give and get weather and road reports, check ...

Hunting Bigfoot in 2014

| April 21, 2014

Wendy Parker interviews Bigfoot field researcher Aaron Bergeron, who says he's received more than one Bigfoot sighting report from a driver over the years.

When a Hummingbird just isn’t enough

| March 14, 2014

Overdrive's Wendy Parker on competitive fishing, side-scan sonar technology, and more: "I have a theory that all things lead back to the trucking industry, in one way or another."

Driver Tim Rutledge, pinned under rig in subzero temps, saved in part by voice-dial

| January 10, 2014

Football equipment haulers BCS-bound

| January 06, 2014

How to bring home on the road

| November 19, 2013

While it requires dedication and understanding, and like any family situation, there will be trials and tribulations, having close family ties while being away is absolutely possible.

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