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TCA to transport Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Alice Deters

The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) recently made headlines due to its successful collaboration with Wreaths Across America. Now, TCA is ready to give back again, this time in working with the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund.  TCA and the VVMF will work together to bring The Wall That Heals to … read more

Millis Transfer updates pay package

Alice Deters

Millis Transfer, Inc. recently unveiled two new pay packages and several new programs for company drivers for 2015. Drivers for the company, a dry van carrier serving customers ranging from food and paper products to beer, are now eligible to earn one to six cents more per mile. Among the biggest … read more

Weekend fires strike three trucking companies

Alice Deters

It was an eventful weekend for trucking companies across the country as three were hit by fires. Luckily no injuries were reported in any of the blazes, but significant damage accompanied each one. According to the San Bernardino County Fire Department, crews were able to extinguish a fire at a … read more

Koch Trucking Announces Referral Contest Winners

Jessica Holt

Koch Trucking just awarded its three most recent winners of the continuing Truck Driver Referral Contest. More than $27,000 was given in prize money to Jimmie Barnes, James Jones and Mardy Kennedy. These lucky guys won a certain amount according to their rank in the contest. Barnes scored in … read more

Cargo Transporters driver named to ATA Road Team

Alice Deters

Cargo Transporters, Inc. has proudly announced that one of its professional drivers, Derrick Whittle, has been named to the American Trucking Associations’ 2015-2016 America’s Road Team. Mr. Whittle will join 18 other professional drivers to represent the industry. The America’s Road Team … read more

Con-way Truckload Names Drivers of the Year

Holley Young

Con-way Truckload recently announced the company’s 2014 Drivers of the Year during an awards ceremony at its headquarters in Joplin, Mo. The Driver of the Year awards are considered to be Con-way Truckload’s highest recognition and are given to company and contracted drivers based on their … read more

Roehl’s Superior Services Recognized With AGCO Award

Holley Young

Thanks to hard work and efficiency, Roehl Transport and Roehl Logistics recently received the 2014 Logistics Award from the AGCO Corporation. AGCO presents the prestigious award to a company that provides consistent time performance, claims-free deliveries, and an overall easy business experience. … read more

Charter School Helps Ex Cons Hit the Road

Jessica Holt

Ward Allen spends a lot of his time selflessly trying to find a way to welcome those who used to be criminals a way back into society. He has witnessed first hand what happens when these men and women are accepted and given another chance at life. Allen began his journey of molding the lives of … read more

Gordon Trucking Delivers Christmas Spirit

Holley Young

The holidays are a time for giving, and Gordon Trucking delivered its fair share of joy this past Christmas. Over the holidays, Gordon Trucking volunteered its time to two Christmas-related non profits, Wreaths Across America (WAA) and Share the Joy. For the third straight year, Gordon Trucking … read more

“Mike’s Law” seeks to honor slain trucker

Alice Deters

On June 26 of this year, trucker Mike Boeglin’s body was discovered inside his burning rig outside of a Steel Plant in Detroit. An autopsy would later reveal that Boeglin died as a result of multiple gunshot wounds. Now, a proposed federal law, named in Boeglin’s honor, is in the works that … read more

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