On the road again with Bio Willie

| July 02, 2006

Willie Nelson sings the praises of homegrown fuel. More than a century ago, Rudolf Diesel's new engines made their d...

Orange cone tango

| July 02, 2006

Construction zones can be chaotic and stressful, so plan ahead to avoid traveling them during peak hours. Driving thr...

Audiobooks

| July 02, 2006

Blindfold Game - by Dana Stabenow Reviewed by Eddie Macloud Company driver, Covenant Transportation L...

Treasure hunting

| July 02, 2006

Flea markets provide a choice venue for thrifty shoppers and shrewd collectors. It is still dark as you shut the ta...

What's the most memorable thing you've seen on the road?

| July 02, 2006

"In Birmingham on I-459 at 3 a.m. it started snowing garbage. A flatbed truck with bundles of something had snapped loose, and the whol...

Toast and jelly

| July 02, 2006

The big guy was hurting; we all were - my father, my sister and me. At 44, I wasn't prepared for the thing I knew w...

Music

| July 02, 2006

Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 - Phil Vassar There's a great four-letter word to describe Virginia hit-maker Phil Va...

Watermelon slim

| July 02, 2006

Blues performer Watermelon Slim quit driving a truck in 2004 to pursue music full time with his band, The Workers. As...

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