‘Leave Tony alone’ — An owner-operator on the truck stop tiger

| January 27, 2012

Animal rights advocates are a vocal bunch, as I've found out over the course of the last several years. Write word one about Tony, the tiger at the Tiger Truck Stop in Gross Tete, La., ...

An owner-operator’s guide to success

Phil Madsen | January 27, 2012

Here's a book I recommend to all owner-operators and owner-operator wannabees.

‘Monkey gouger’ Jimmy Ardis beats the odds to 4 million safe milesImage Gallery

| January 26, 2012

Owner-operator Jimmy Ardis of Sumter, S.C., leased to Moultrie, Ga.-based Sapp Trucking, learned to drive "in a 1971 International 4070 cabover with a 250 Cummins in it," he says, running to the West Coast and ...

Don't blame trucking!

| January 26, 2012

Dear Carolyn, I was happily married for five years but as it turns out, my wife was not. She never shared that particular tidbit of information in our short time together. As far as I knew, ...

Our impressions of Landstar BCO Appreciation Days

| January 26, 2012

Diane and I attend Landstar BCO Appreciation Days; our impressions.

Trucking fruit in Obama’s energy, manufacturing messages

| January 25, 2012

If you missed last night's State of the Union address, the President followed in predecessors' footsteps by detailing a veritable laundry list of election-year policy initiatives with no small measure of specific requests for the ...

Liking it in Florida

| January 25, 2012

Learning more about our Florida community

Looking forward to BCO Appreciation Days

Phil Madsen | January 24, 2012

BCO Appreciation Days are coming up! We'll be there!

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