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  • trip1
    What a Long, Strange Trip Its Been

    On the Road with a Humongous Heavy-Hauler Truckin’ got my chips cashed in Keep truckin’ like the doodah man Together, more or less in line Just keep truckin’ on Sometimes the light’s all shinin’ on me Other...

    • Posted July 1, 2017
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  • petrododgecity
    Stop By to See Expansion, New Look

    The next time you’re traveling I-65, make it a point to stop at Petro Dodge City, Exit 299 near Hanceville, Alabama. You’ll be amazed at the recently completed expansion and renovation. A sight to behold, the locally...

    • Posted July 1, 2017
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  • zoo
    Zoo Keeping, Military, Truck Driving

    PROFESSIONAL PURSUITS One thing John Cottingham can say with certainty about his professional pursuits—and even his entire life—is that he’s never experienced a dull moment. He was born in Seoul, South Korea during his father’s stint there...

    • Posted July 1, 2017
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  • ELDmain
    Take the Stress Out of ELD Compliance

    CUT THROUGH THE CLUTTER, CONFUSION, CONCERNS AND CONSTERNATION Ever since the wheels of government churned out the 126-page DOT Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) Final Rule for Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) and Hours of Service (HOS)...

    • Posted July 1, 2017
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  • meijer
    A Lot to Be Thankful For

    To Moon & Back 10 Times Starting with Meijer grocery stores at age 18, Paul Strodtbeck decided to trade in his meat-cutting knives after 10 years for the keys to one of the chain’s delivery trucks. Upon...

    • Posted July 1, 2017
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  • homer-1
    Become an A/C Drip Expert

    by: Homer Hogg, MANAGER OF TECHNICAL DEVELOPMENT for TA-Petro Sure Ways to I.D. Problems As you find yourself in the middle of this summer’s upper temperature extremes, it’s a great time to make sure you’re A/C system...

    • Posted July 1, 2017
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  • kolman
    How Dangerous is Eating While Driving?

    4 Seconds at 55 mph Covers MORE THAN 320 FEET By: David A. Kolman, Senior Editor When reading this article, make sure you’re stopped. CLOSE YOUR EYES. COUNT off four seconds, 1001, 1002, 1003, 1004. At 55...

    • Posted July 1, 2017
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  • BigRigBuddies
    Omnitracs’ Pet Companion Contest

    Omnitracs LLC announced the launch of Big Rig Buddies 2017, a contest developed to celebrate the trusted companions many drivers bring on the road and how they contribute to helping their owners maintain happier and healthier lives....

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • coca-cola600a_lg
    NASCAR Salutes Service Members at Coca-Cola 600

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (May 23, 2017) – For the third consecutive year, windshield headers on all 40 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series™ cars will be replaced with the names of fallen military service members during Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600...

    • Posted May 23, 2017
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  • mascot
    The Trucking Industry Officially Launches a Mascot; Calls for a Name

    Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) introduced an industry mascot today to continue its quest in telling the story of trucking’s essential contributions to the American economy. TMAF executive committee leaders unveiled a truck mascot complete with headlights,...

    • Posted May 18, 2017
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