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Great American Trucking Show starts Thursday: Follow the action live on Overdrive

Follow the GATS events, including the Pride & Polish show truck competition, owner-operator business seminars, live trucking music and more, via Overdrive's social and newsletter channels. Here's how...

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16th-annual Southern Classic Truck Show Sept. 8-9

Dates are set for the 16th annual edition of small fleet and Brad's Classic Trucks owner Brad Wike's Southern Classic Truck Show on his sizable property in Lincolnton, N.C.

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‘Take this e-log and shove it’: A talk with Trucker Talent Search finalist Terrance Mathis

Red Eye Radio's Eric Harley talks here with Rockford, Illinois, resident and Kloeckner Metals driver Terrance Mathis. Mathis is the man responsible for the great Johnny Paycheck parody you'll hear a little of here, which earned his spot in the Trucker Talent Search.

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Five Apps for That: Get started with saving, investing

These apps can provide ways to establish an automatic regimen for moving your money, usually in small increments, into accounts that grow significantly over time.

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Singer-songwriter Jayne Denham debuts new ‘Stacks’ single, GATS performances upcoming

Attendees of GATS in Dallas this week, where Australian trucking singer-songwriter Denham will release the video for the "Stacks" single, can catch her at the Red Eye Radio booth at 9:30 a.m. Friday and later that night at the afterparty concert at Eddie Deen's.

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GATS kicks off Thursday in Dallas

The Great American Trucking Show will kick off Thursday at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in downtown Dallas and will feature thousands of exhibitors, live music, show trucks, educational sessions and more.

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Lisa Kelly, Edgar Hansen greeting truckers at Love’s stops through September

Lisa Kelly is part of the 19-stop campaign that highlights innovations that have spurred the industry forward, including the debut of API CK-4 and FA-4 heavy duty engine oils last year. Joining her is "Deadliest Catch" star Edgar Hansen.

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S.C. World’s Largest Truck Convoy set for Sept. 30

The South Carolina edition of the series of "World's Largest Truck Convoys" benefiting Special Olympics is set for September 30, organizers say, anchored at the SC Farmer's Market in West Columbia.

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History Channel’s ‘Ice Road Truckers’ to return later this month

This will mark the first new season for the show since Darrell Ward’s death last August in a small plane crash in Montana. Ward joined the show in Season 6 and quickly became a fan favorite. The preview trailer for Season 11 is eerily narrated by Ward.

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A first-year success in the Badger State Truck Show

The first ever Badger State Truck Show is in the books, and scheduled to become an annual event. Organizers and those in attendance agreed: a good time was had by all. Like several of the smaller shows that have begun popping up, Badger State grew from a Facebook group, Badger State Large Cars, and a desire to showcase the true working trucks of Wisconsin. Shane Voss, one of the page's admins, wanted to take it a ...

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