August 2001

  • CFI, Joplin, Mo., announced its April awards: Larry Munoz, Company Driver of the Month; Benjamin Kerns and Lizzie Wempren, Company Team of the Month; Steve Hatfield, Contractor Driver of the Month; and Mark and Debra Bailey, Contractor Team of the Month.
  • Fresh Express, Salinas, Calif., named Jim and Lisa Piper of KLLM Transport Services, Jackson, Miss., Drivers of the Year.
  • Ryder Systems, Miami, named Clarence Fields, Leroy Askew and William Taylor Drivers of the Year for 2000.
  • Malone Freight Lines, Birmingham, Ala., honored Tyrone Butterbaugh for 2 million miles of safe driving and 20 years of service as an independent contractor.

Trism hosts Scout Day

Trism, Kennesaw, Ga., hosted its annual Scout Day with 77 scouts from the Atlanta area seeking their Transportation merit badges. Trism drivers and the Georgia Motor Transport Association taught the scouts about transportation services, operations, equipment and driving in No-Zones.

Roadway offers new service

Roadway Express, Akron, Ohio, offers an enhanced Time-Critical Service at Customers can get quotes and transit times, schedule pickups, print bills of lading and more.

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