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Hannah Butler
Hannah Butler is a lover of interesting people, places, photos and the written word. Butler is a former community newspaper reporter and editor for Arkansas Tech University's student newspaper. Butler is currently finishing up her undergraduate print journalism degree and hopes to pursue higher education. Her work has been featured in at least nine different publications.

Owner-operator Ahmed Shaaban tells how, why he stopped police chase involving murder suspect

POMONA, Ca. — Ahmed Shaaban made his way to pick up a load in an area of California he’d never been to before. Two...
driver and Volvo truck

Dedication and strong lifelong work ethic led Jerry Fritts Jr. to a successful trucking...

CORDOVA, Tenn. — Gerald “Jerry” Fritts Jr., is feeling a little depressed after retirement, but he just needs to find his next adventure.Fritts has...
Trucks at truck stop

Safe truck parking legislation emerges as businesses, states work to help curb shortage

For the National Coalition of Truck Parking, the end of 2020 brought the end of an assessment ordered by Jason’s Law.Jason’s Law, adopted in...
truck and trailer donated by Yoplait

‘Cool’ donation: Yoplait gives truck, refrigerated trailer to Feeding America West Michigan

COMSTOCK PARK, Mich. — Feeding America West Michigan has gained assistance in providing food donations to 40 counties with the donation of a 53-foot...
Desiree Wood with Truck

Advocacy and adventure: Desiree Wood has never backed down from a challenge

LAS VEGAS — When Desiree Wood presented nine action points to address sexual misconduct in trucking during a 2019 listening session with the Federal...
winners of squat competition

Steering Your Way to Better Health: Drivers Nicole Patterson, Jason Hawes take top spots...

“Steering Your Way to Better Health” challenged truck drivers to squat their way to a healthy lifestyle.The latest Fit to Pass fitness challenge was...
Traffic on Bridge NYC

ATRI report calls possible VMT tax ‘costly’ and ‘complicated’; trucking associations weigh in

ARLINGTON, Va. —The vehicle miles traveled (VMT) tax has surfaced as a possible funding mechanism to prop up the Highway Trust Fund (HTF) and...
IIHS Underride Crash Test

Legislation requiring underride guards proposed again in Senate, trucking groups voice opposition

A bill requiring underride guards on certain new trucks and trailers would bring reassurance to families who have lost loved ones in underride accidents,...
trucks in parking lot

A voice for drivers, an ear from the FMCSA: Drivers selected for advisory panel...

WASHINGTON — Some applied because they were recommended. Others applied because they wanted to make a difference in the trucking industry. No matter the...
Volvo and Daimler cellcentric

Cellcentric, the Volvo-Daimler fuel-cell joint venture, is now complete

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, and STUTTGART, Germany — Daimler Truck AG and the Volvo Group completed the formation of a fuel-cell joint venture, dubbed “cellcentric,” on...