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One step ahead

FAMILY: Ann, wife of 13 years; children Louis, 7, Lindsey, 18, Katrina, 20, Clint, 22 RIG: 2000 International 9400i DRIVING CAREER: 32...

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In the Winners’ Circle

For 50 years, Overdrive's 2005 Trucker of the Year has enjoyed health, wealth and the pursuit of excellence. "Shak...

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Nothing Ladylike About It

An article in the March Ladies' Home Journal is headlined "Hazard on the Highway: Fatigued drivers, high-speed hau...

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Letters From Readers

WHAT DRIVER SHORTAGE? I find the poll ("The best way to ease the driver shortage is

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Industry News

ATA ECONOMIST EXPECTS YEARS OF STRONG FREIGHT Expect plenty of freight in the coming years, but no relief from costly fuel, sai...

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Mr. Wizard

FAMILY: Wife, Jean, married since 1976; children, Matthew, 25, Mary, 23, Laura, 16 RIG: 1997 Mack CH600 CAREER: 18 years trucking,12 ...

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How to: Install an inverter

Once a novelty, inverters are now mainstream over-the-road equipment. On any given evening in America, truck stop par...

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Support Staff

Carolyn Daniel started waiting tables at the Big Country Truck Stop on I-35 in Oklahoma when she was 27. Now, 23 years later, the Heibur...

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An Ex-Trucker’s Great Example

Recent news out of Washington, D.C., reminds me of something we all can stand to be reminded of as the new year starts: Do your best, w...

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Alabama Slim

Family: Wife, Linda, married 28 years; stepdaughters, Kim, 34, Christina, 30, JoAnna, 28; daughter, Jeanie, 26 Rig: 2002 Peterbilt 379 ...

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