David Hollis

House bill looks to expand under-21 trucker pilot program

As it stands now, this program requires participants to be veterans or active duty members of the military service and between the ages of 18 and 21.

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Owner-operator among those killed in Vegas shooting, died protecting family

A California truck driver was among the 59 people killed in the mass shooting at a music festival in Las Vegas Sunday night, and his sister says he died so she and her daughter could live.

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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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More than 125 vintage Mack trucks up for auction Aug. 19

More than 125 vintage Mack trucks, along with parts and memorabilia, will be on the auction block Aug. 19 in Henniker, New Hampshire.

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Two truckers set sights on governors’ races

Bryan Messenger, a 28-year-old company driver, is running for governor of Kentucky as a Republican, while Jason Childs, 46, seeks to be on the ballot as a Democrat for the governorship of Alabama.

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‘Slime Tsunami’: Truck dumps 8,000 pounds of slime eels on Oregon highway

The driver of the flatbed reportedly was slowing at a construction site, couldn't stop and the tuck tipped spilling the containers filled with what Smithsonian.com calls, the "most disgusting animals in the ocean, if not on earth."

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595-truck convoy turns out for annual Mother’s Day show benefiting Make-A-Wish

The day was expected to raise some $450,000 with the truckers themselves accounting for about $300,000 of that amount, according to Ben Lee, regional director for Make-A-Wish of Philadelphia, Northern Delaware and Susquehanna Valley.

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Five truckers named TA/Petro Citizen Drivers

TA/Petro President and CEO Tom O’Brien said all five drivers exemplified what it takes to be a leader and that each member of this group of drivers has the trait exhibited by all great leaders: they take action.

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Trucker wins annual Goodyear Highway Hero award after aiding heart attack victim

Trucker David Webb, was recognized by Goodyear for performing life-saving CPR on a fellow driver who had suffered a heart attack while driving. Hear him tell his story.

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NTSB releases eye-witness account of plane crash that killed ‘Ice Road Trucker’ Darrell Ward

Ward was a passenger in a Cessna 182D that had taken off from Missoula International Airport and crashed about 45 minutes later near the small Rock Creek Airport alongside I-90 in Clinton, Mont. The NTSB says it may take up to a year to know the cause of the crash.

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