Scammed!

| December 12, 2008

How to recognize trucking's common cons and protect yourself. Snake-oil salesmen have always lurked around the edges...

‘Rougher than a corncob’

| December 12, 2008

Workers pull a damaged section of the I-10 bridge from Lake Pontchartrain after Hurricane Katrina. "To get there you...

How did you get started in trucking?

| December 12, 2008

STEVE PLANK Birmingham, Ala. Landstar "I was a diesel mechanic and didn't want to do it anymore. So, I saved money and bought a tru...

News from the fleets

| December 12, 2008

Tri-state launches stock ownership plan Tri-State Motor Transit launched an employee stock ownership plan in October. The be...

Letters to the editor

| December 12, 2008

Wise move to go independent I was a leased owner-operator for a few years and dutifully gave about a third of my gross income t...

Always moving on

| December 12, 2008

Freightliner's bold introduction of a new cabover, the Argosy, at the Mid-America Trucking Show doesn't seem that long ago. It was, i...

Cell bound

| December 12, 2008

My first mobile phone was the size of a shoebox, with a traditional handset complete with cord. Because it was cumbersome, not to menti...

‘Stop trashing America,’ says documenter of debris

| December 12, 2008

Leicht's message to his fellow truckers: "Stop trashing America and show you really care about America." At scenic...

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