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Frito-Lay and Walmart Renew Gold Level Partnerships with Women In Trucking Association

The Women In Trucking (WIT) Association continues to push for improvements in the trucking industry with the help of Gold Level Partners, Walmart and Frito-Lay North America.  Now entering its fifth year, the nonprofit organization furthers their mission to encourage women … Continue reading

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Explaining Real Problems in Trucking

Problems exist within many industries today, but most are not life or death situations. The trucking industry is no exception, there are countless problems, and some are about life or death situations. There was an accident on I-64 in Kentucky … Continue reading

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‘Jazzy’ Jordan Nears the Finish Line – Times Square NYC

Jasmine “Jazzy” Jordan is 17 years old, but is not the typical teenager that goes to school, and to the mall, or the movies and such. This remarkable young woman is doing something special for truck drivers – she’s running. … Continue reading

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First Year Truck Driver – What to Expect

So, you have lost your job, and now you need to find a new one. What do you do? Most people either get on the Internet or look in the paper for their next career. I have never had any … Continue reading

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Interview with Weldon Henson – Trucking Songwriter and Singer

Do you have a hankering for country music, not just any ole country, but some brand new two-step and honky tonk country music? How about some Trucking songs with a true meaning? Well, then I have got just the cure … Continue reading

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Two-Hundred dollars is that a Joke Daimler, Kenworth, and International?

Dec. 22nd, 2009 Tulsa, Oklahoma based Trucking Company Arrow Trucking closed up shop. They did so abruptly they forgot to mention it to their fourteen hundred drivers, some of which were still on the road. © 2009, Truck Drivers News … Continue reading

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Truck Drivers come together like a Family

On Tuesday December 22, 2009 hundreds of truck drivers found themselves on their own. The trucking company they gave their all to just up and shut down the operations, and left a message for the drivers. © 2009 – 2010, … Continue reading

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Arrow Trucking Company calls it quits overnight

Well, it looks as if Oklahoma based Arrow Trucking has suspended operations overnight. In the report seen on a news site, an announcement will be made this afternoon. The way they suspended operations is really going to put some of … Continue reading

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Western Pa. trucking operation laying off 52

A New Jersey-based trucking firm plans to lay off all 52 drivers at its western Pennsylvania facility by November. The layoffs are planned at the Louis J. Kennedy Trucking Co. in Aliquippa, about 20 miles northwest of Pittsburgh. The company … Continue reading

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Do you really want heavier Trucks?

I just wonder who went out and found those 1000 people and surveyed them? Because, they must have asked 1000 people who will benefit from getting their pockets lined a little more. They say, this will cut back on the … Continue reading

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