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.

Arctic blast hits much of the country

| January 08, 2015

How are you staying warm? Readers answer the question -- and more on where temps are expected to go through the week.

Truckers’ wives and spouses – the silent voice of the industry

| January 07, 2015

"There's no official 'Drivers' Spouse Appreciation Week,' and rarely do we hear stories of the support they provide, so I'm going to take a quick minute to thank all the trucker's wives, husbands and families for the job they do."

Driver receives a crash course in CPR — and delivers

| January 06, 2015

In this video, Bison Transport driver Sahasi recounts how he stepped up to the task when other motorists declined to help a woman who had gone into cardiac arrest on the side of the road.

PHOTO essay: Nashville truck stop caught in the lensImage Gallery

| January 05, 2015

Documentary and fine-art photographer Stacey Irvin's portrait of the downtown Nashville TA is the kind of honest portrait the trucking world could use more of.

More Overdrive back issues in need of a homeImage Gallery

| January 03, 2015

A cache of Overdrive back issues -- "starting in the late 1960s," says reader Brandon Tracy -- has been found and is being offered up for the taking. More info here.

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