Jazzy and Lee rear-ended in N.C.

| May 06, 2010

In Burlington, N.C., on highway 70 yesterday, Lee and Jazzy Jordan were rear-ended "just as we were coming to a stop right around her J" to get ready to run, says Lee. "I had the ...

UPDATE: Scenes from Nashville trucking central

| May 05, 2010

There's been little to no coverage of a big portion of Nashville's industrial and transportation base, much of it situated along rail tracks north and south of the Cumberland River and east of downtown, that was ...

More from greater-Nashville flood

| May 04, 2010

Things continue wet, here, for anyone near the banks of the flooded Cumberland River, which reached levels not seen since well before flood-control efforts largely made it manageable since the last major event in the ...

Flooding in Nashville, from basements to truckstops

| May 03, 2010

I spent a large part of the afternoon Sunday shop-vaccing close to 40 gal. worth of water from the basement of my East Nashville home, unplugging overwhelmed gutters and generally through it all trying to ...

‘Flatbed is particularly strong’ and other upbeat news

| May 03, 2010

Lots of good economic reports all around for trucking in the last few days. If you’re not with a carrier who’s keeping you busy, figure out why or look elsewhere. Morgan Stanley’s truckload freight research report “continues ...

Making the most of it

| May 03, 2010

Editor's note: Truckers News columnist and blogger Jeff Clark sent the following update by e-mail from his truck, stranded on I-40 west of Nashville on May 3, the day after severe flooding left multiple freeways ...

Springtime is here

Jeff Clark | May 01, 2010

One of the coolest things about exercising is progress.

Cost of reform

Misty Bell | May 01, 2010

In the past few months, health-care reform has proved to be one of the most polarizing topics in recent U.S. history. But how much should you care about it, and how will it affect you?

Our Authors

Max Heine

Max Heine is editorial director of Overdrive. A CDL holder, he ...

Wendy Parker

Wendy Parker rides with her husband, George Parker, an ...

Dean Smallwood

Dean Smallwood is managing editor of Commercial Carrier Journal ...

Jack Roberts

Jack Roberts is executive editor for CCJ and equipment editor for ...

Todd Dills

Todd Dills is Senior Editor of Overdrive magazine and writes from ...

James Jaillet

James Jaillet is the News Editor for CCJ and Overdrive. Reach him ...

Carolyn Magner

Carolyn Magner is not a professional therapist and her advice is ...

Stay Connected

Sign up to get Overdrive's daily newsletter.