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Hazmat tank owner-op Bill Weaver’s ‘Number Three’ delivered as promised; batting, and battling, with giants
It’s a new day, and a new record, for liquid bulk tank-hauling owner-operator Bill Weaver with his “Number Three.” And: Update on owner-operator Howard Salmon, who’s thankful for support he’s felt from the trucking community as his son battles cancer, and bats a bit with a few local MLB pitchers.
February 11, 2020
New vid/single from Bill Weaver: ‘This Ole Girl and Me’
The new one from tank owner-op Bill Weaver will also be featured on a new record, his third over the last five or so years. That record will be called “Number 3,” simply put. When we talked, the tanker yanker was fresh of cutting two of the last featured tracks at Leon Everette’s studio in South Carolina. …
November 20, 2019
Tony Justice, Trucker Talent Search alumni join Christmas fundraising group for trucking families
Trucker and singer-songwriter Tony Justice and seven TTS alumni will work with the Truckers Christmas Group to help raise awareness and funds for the 2019 campaign – TCGO’s 12th annual fundraising effort. The former TTS contestants participating are Keith Sampson, Mandi Jo Pinheiro, Taylor Barker, Paul Marhoefer, Bill Weaver, Jason Henley, and Ken Freeman.
November 12, 2019
18 years old and hauling in 1917; Leon Everettte, Long Haul Paul from GATS
In this week’s Overdrive Radio podcast from GATS, classic country star and gospel singer Leon Everette, Long Haul Paul Marhoefer, and a talk about history, training and more with Jay Thompson, whose grandfather Walter had a chauffer’s license at age 18, in 1917.
August 24, 2019
Choice scenes from the parking community at GATS — night 1
Back at the old home place at GATS truck parking Wednesday night before show open: Watching music great Leon Everette and trucker-songwriter Bill Weaver wind their way a couple hours’ worth of music, eventually with the absolutely excellent backing of the Stone Creek Four, was an unexpected treat.
August 22, 2019
American Idol, Grammy winner Taylor Hicks to join Red Eye Radio at GATS
In addition to Hicks’ meet and greet appearance, RER will welcome Olivia Ooms, Jayne Denham, Tony Justice and Bill Weaver, along with Overdrive-Red Eye Radio Trucker Talent Search finalists Jason Henley, Ken Freeman and Taylor Barker.
July 25, 2019
Chrome and Steel Radio’s relaunch as an entertainment platform with trucking at its heart
23-year-old web designer David Coleman and a 51-year-old singing trucker Bill Weaver have pooled their resources to acquire and relaunch Chrome and Steel Radio (ChromeandSteelRadio.com), a web-based entertainment venue dedicated to the transportation industry.
January 2, 2019
The year the DOT shut down Santa and the truckers saved Christmas
Trucker-songwriter Bill Weaver’s “How the Truckers Saved Christmas” gets the Texomatic Pictures video treatment. And: A hopeful note enforcement will be light for Claus Trucking up North this weekend and into Monday. Lord knows we’ve seen some eventful years for the company over the last decade
December 21, 2018
‘Burnin’ the Old School Down’ with trucker-songwriter Bill Weaver
This week's podcast starts with a sample of Bill Weaver's "Burnin' the Old School Down" and moves into Weaver talking about his record with Todd Dills.
September 7, 2018
Can of beer with Heniff koozie brings $900 — and more from GATS auction benefiting St. Christopher
Concert and auction benefiting St. Christopher Truckers' Relief Fund held at GATS. Check out some of the winning bidders and their prizes on Overdrive.
August 27, 2018
Bill Weaver finds a new gear with new video, record
Watch the music video for "Bull Haulin'" from Bill Weaver, a longtime trucker and singer-songwriter, and watch him perform live at GATS August 23-25, 2018.
August 15, 2018
Telling ’em what you really think …
Check out what owner-operator (and singer-songwriter) Bill Weaver has to say and have a laugh on us with Charlie's A-Z, LLC, photoshopped truck.
May 24, 2018
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