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Women In Trucking CEO and Founder Ellen Voie honored by White House

Each week the White House honors “ordinary Americans doing extraordinary things ” through its “Champions of Change” initiative. This past week, the White House recognized leaders who have developed innovative programs in the area of transportation. They invited individuals ... August 7th, 2012

Takasaki and Koepp Take Top Honors in South Dakota Governor’s Cup Fishing Tournament

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Ted Takasaki and his fishing partner, Jammie Koepp, won the prestigious 38th Annual South Dakota Governor's Cup held on July 21 and 22, 2012. The event was hosted at the Spring Creek Resort and Cow Creek located in Pierre, South ... August 2nd, 2012

ST. CHRISTOPHER TRUCKERS DEVELOPMENT & RELIEF FUND RAISES MONEY AT EXPEDITE EXPO TO HELP PROFESSIONAL DRIVERS IN NEED

The St. Christopher Truckers Development & Relief Fund (SCF), with corporate sponsor TravelCenters of America LLC, operator of the TA and Petro Stopping Centers branded travel centers, raised $470.20 at the 2012 Expedite Expo held in Wilmington, OH July 27-28, ... August 2nd, 2012

Melton Truck Lines, Inc. Offers Training to Drivers with Limited Class A Experience

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Melton Truck Lines, a premier air-ride flatbed carrier based in Tulsa, OK, is pleased to announce a new Melton Refresher Training program geared to drivers with a Class CDL A with limited, local tractor/trailer, or older experience. August 1st, 2012

American Truck Historical Society – Historic Highway Convoy – scheduled for September 6-15, 2012 on Route 66 from Illinois to California

Beginning September 6, 2012, in Morris, IL, the American Truck Historical Society will hold its first Historic Highway Convoy. The convoy will follow Route 66, the famous "Mother Road," from Illinois to California. July 27th, 2012

E.W. Wylie introduces Pay for Performance program

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E.W. Wylie recently introduced a new Pay for Performance bonus program which allows its driving professionals to earn from 1¢ to 6¢ in additional per mile pay based on individual driving performance. July 23rd, 2012

Announcing the Best of Landstar’s Best & the 2nd Truck Winner of 2012

Landstar System, Inc., a non-asset based provider of integrated supply chain solutions delivering safe, specialized transportation and logistics services, paid tribute to the best and safest of Landstar's owner-operators at a brand new event held in their honor this month. July 23rd, 2012

C.R. England Names Company Drivers of the Month for June

C.R. England, a Salt Lake City-based global transportation provider, has recognized Greg Crenshaw and Steven Augsburger as Company Drivers of the Month for June 2012. Crenshaw and Augsburger are two of the top drivers in the C.R. England fleet ... July 18th, 2012

Longtime Trucker Buddy Leader Passes Away

Darrell Hicks, a longtime Trucker Buddy supporter and industry professional passed away peacefully at his California home on July 10, 2012. Hicks served the trucking industry for many years and was an original board member of Trucker Buddy in ... July 18th, 2012

Pork Rind Leader Says, “Thank You” To Truck Drivers

Rudolph Foods, the world’s largest manufacturer of pork rinds, and ShurTech Brands, LLC., makers of Duck® brand duct tape, are preparing to celebrate National Truck Driver Appreciation (NTDA) Week September 16-22, 2012 with an eight-week campaign that began July 2, ... July 16th, 2012