Sign for Association of Christian Truckers

‘Home on the road’: Association of Christian Truckers offers services, free parking to drivers

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BROWNSTOWN, Ill. — According to Mark Hewett, you can’t be a man’s counselor until you become his friend. That is the main goal for...
Brian Dreher Best of Show Winner

Shell Rotella SuperRigs winners announced; Brian Dreher takes ‘Best of Show’

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HOUSTON — The votes have been tallied and the winners have been chosen for the 38th annual Shell Rotella SuperRigs competition, which was held...
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15 professional drivers chosen for ABF Freight’s 2020-2021 Road Team

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FORT SMITH, Ark. — ABF Freight, a less-than-truckload carrier that’s part of the ArcBest family of companies, has chosen 15 professional drivers for its...
Gaynelle Williams distributes treats to truckers

Woman on a mission: Missouri trucker’s wife delights drivers with home-baked treats

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NEVADA, Mo. — This week, truck drivers stopping by Buzz’s BBQ just off Interstate 49 at exit 101 in Nevada, Missouri, have been treated...
Darrell Lily and Graig

More than just trucking: Brown Dog Carriers works to improve community, help others

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BIDDEFORD, Maine — It’s immediately obvious that Brown Dog Carriers and Logistics is a trucking company unlike any other. Does any other motor carrier...
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WIT names Mona Chisum December member of the month

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PLOVER, Wis. — The Women In Trucking Association (WIT) has named Mona Chisum as the association’s December member of the month. Chisum is the...
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WIT girls in trucks events introduce young girls to logistics, transportation

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PLOVER, Wis. — Most girls are taught from a young age that they can be anything (or anyone) they want when they grow up....
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Drivers can get on the road to better health by being mindful of food...

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Truck drivers face many health challenges, and nearly 80% of drivers are overweight. Some reasons that help contribute to with being overweight are easy...
Howard and Liam Salmon

TA’s register roundup campaign for St. Christopher Truckers Relief Fund raises $88k for truckers...

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WESTLAKE, Ohio — TravelCenters of America (TA) extends a word of thanks to customers across the nation for raising $88,000 for the St. Christopher...
Jason Mayrand and his Peterbilt

Trucking and family fulfill the dream for Jason Mayrand

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Some drivers own so much equipment worthy of the term “show truck” that it can be difficult to choose which is the best. Jason...
bob perry

Wellness ambassador encourages truck drivers to remain ‘Fit to Pass’

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Bob Perry didn’t think he had a choice. Born in northeast Ohio, trucking was in Bob’s blood. Between his father and two brothers, the...
Russ Allen

Iowa trucker concludes 33-year career with TMC Transport, offers advice to new drivers

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DES MOINES, Iowa — On Friday, Dec. 18, 2020, Iowa trucker Russ Allen returned his keys to TMC Transportation for the final time, ending...
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WIT announces Kellylynn McLaughlin as driver ambassador in new program

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Plover, WI — The Women In Trucking Association (WIT) has launched a driver ambassador program. The purpose of the program is to raise awareness...
Shaun Mason

Shaun Mason, veteran of U.S. Marines, Army, named a finalist in Transition Trucking: Driving...

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For Shaun Mason, the dream of becoming a professional truck driver began at an early age.“One of my earliest childhood memories growing up was...
truck driving in the rain at night

Driver Safety series, Part 2: Packing on the road — Freedom of choice isn’t...

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Here’s a word of advice for truck drivers who hold concealed-carry permits in their home states to consider before carrying a firearm on the...
Zac Cooper's truck

Running strong: Zac Cooper enjoys farm life, success as an owner-operator

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RATTAN, Okla. — Making a living isn’t easy in farm country. It takes perseverance and adaptability, two traits that owner-operator Zac Cooper has in...
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At The Truck Stop: Wendi Congdon says peace of mind, freedom come with driving

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Compared to most of the people going about their business at the truck stop on a late Saturday morning, there was a lightness in...
waitress honored for saving trucker's life

‘She saved my life’: Tennessee waitress wakes truck driver in burning truck

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LEBANON, Tenn. — A series of coincidences led to a miraculous save for Phyllis Banfield, a waitress at Uncle Pete’s Travel Center on Sparta...
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Wreaths Across America: Truckers, volunteers turn out to honor the fallen nationwide

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WASHINGTON — The headstones at Arlington National Cemetery stand silent at their posts, aligned with military-grade precision to mark the final resting place of...

After 55 years of trucking, MTA Driver of Year Art Stoen retired but not...

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Art Stoen, 74, only takes one medication. It’s for cholesterol, and he had to be talked into that. To hear him tell it, sounds...