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Submit your rig to Mack’s 2018 calendar contest

Mack Trucks is accepting submissions and holding a voting contest this month to determine the 12 trucks that will be featured in its 2018 calendar.

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Five Apps for That: Matching book lovers with recordings

These five apps give options to listen to audiobooks, which can help pass the time going down the road.

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Wax on, wax off: Stanch the bleeding

There is at least one trucking reference in this post about Wendy getting her legs waxed (first time ever), promise. "When she ripped the first piece of linen off, I swear I heard a lawnmower start. Soft and dreamy was immediately replaced with..."

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‘Smokey and the Bandit’ returns to big screen for 40th anniversay

It will be shown in about 700 theaters May 21 2-7 p.m. local time and May 24 2-7 p.m. local time.

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‘Queen of the Road’ award winners ‘Bitzy’ Gomez, Dee Sova, Daisey Delaney and others

The Real Women in Trucking nonprofit advocacy organization named its first annual Queen of the Road award winners following a recognition ceremony, Among them was a posthumously-delivered honor to Andriesue "Bitzy" Gomez, a trailblazing female driver from the 1970s on. Gomez passed away in 2015.

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Texas Chevron takes No. 1 truck stop title in Trucker Path app

Trucker Path has named its top 100 truck stops in America for 2017, based on criteria like truck parking, quality of food options, cleanliness, diesel prices and amenities like showers, laundry, repair services, ATMs, WiFi and more.

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When the table of contents belongs in the back of the book

"If you'd like to have a book you can open anywhere and read for a few minutes, and put down sans bookmark without worrying about losing your place, this is your kind of book. And if that sounds remarkably like a great bathroom book..."

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Just a few days left to enter Overdrive singing contest

The Trucker Talent Search is back for its fourth year, and the contest winner receives a free studio recording session.

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Annual Make-A-Wish convoy just over two weeks away

The 28th annual Mother’s Day Convoy in Lancaster, Pa., is just over two weeks away. The annual event will take place on Sunday, May 14.

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Listen: Trucker Talent winner Jason Lee Wilson talks Dallas jam session

2016 Trucker Talent Search winner Jason Lee Wilson appeared on Eric Harley's Red-Eye Radio show Monday. The duo talked last year's contest, Jason's Axle Out Pro-produced music video, the friendships he's built with the other Talent finalists and more. Overdrive and Red-Eye Radio are accepting nominations for this year's contest.

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