‘Trucking it forward’ with your fellow driver

| January 16, 2015

Driver Stephen Persilver, following an on-highway incident with a driver who'd suffered a heart attack, urges drivers to "Truck it Forward" with more motorist assistance.

Photos and more: Highway Hank’s 1981 KW goes to trucking museumImage Gallery

| January 15, 2015

Highway Hank Good donated his infamous 1981 Kenworth K100 Highway Hilton No. 1 late last year to the Iowa 80 Trucking Museum, where it will rest out its days.

19 drivers named America’s Road Team Captains

| January 14, 2015

The Volvo-sponsored program is designed to field a team of drivers to represent trucking to the public.

Dispatcher on board: Heidi Oestreich

| January 13, 2015

Heidi rides full-time on the road with her owner-operator husband, Chris, but she also realizes the special challenges being a trucker's spouse can present back home. She's proprietor of an online community built for truckers' wives.

Women in Trucking seeking female drivers for Image Team

| January 13, 2015

Women in Trucking (WIT) is seeking qualified female drivers to become a part of their Image Team, the group announced last week. The WIT Image Team will represent the goals of WIT while bringing awareness of the need for more women in the trucking industry and the obstacles that women face, WIT says

Overdrive, TCA name finalists in Driver of the Year competitions

| January 09, 2015

Six finalists have been announced for the 2014 Driver of the Year competition, produced by the Truckload Carriers Association, Overdrive and TruckersNews.com. The Owner-Operator of the Year and the Company Driver of the Year will be named at TCA's convention in March.

Rates: Demand on the rise short-term?

| January 08, 2015

And a check-in with owner-operator Jan McCarter on her new Human Trafficking Awareness Project, looking ahead to MATS in March.

’80s trucker’s struggles, truck hijackings and more hit the big screen in new movie

| January 08, 2015

“A Most Violent Year,” an ex-trucker’s struggle to keep his home heating oil delivery company alive amid truck hijackings and an investigation, opened in theaters Dec. 31.

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