Latest Truck Driving Stories

4 Trucking Schools in Wyoming

Thursday, Jan 17 2019

Going to trucking school in Wyoming is not impossible. It is just more complicated due to sparse population size and simple lack of CDL training programs. Student drivers are limited to four schools, one of which is affiliated with a WY community college. Find out where truck drivers train to ... read more

JB Hunt Receives Ninth Consecutive SmartWay Excellence Award

Tuesday, Jan 15 2019

Recently the Environmental Protection Agency released its selection of partners to receive the SmartWay Excellence Award. There are more than 3,700 partners that are among the applicant pool. Out of this vast number, only 40 SmartWay Partners made the mark to earn the Excellence Award. JB Hunt won the award this year, ... read more

16 Trucking Schools in Wisconsin

Thursday, Jan 10 2019

As you embark on your truck driving career in Wisconsin, trucking job applications all start with one question. Do you have your commercial driver’s license? If you do not, then this is Step One on the journey to becoming a professional trucker. The easiest way to get your CDL ... read more

Millis Training Institute Offers CDL Training in Five Locations

Tuesday, Jan 8 2019

As you prepare yourself for a career in the truck driving industry, you might be interested in going to trucking school. This type of training gives you the skills and knowledge needed to successfully pass the CDL exam and get your commercial driver’s license. One trucking company in Wisconsin ... read more

8 Trucking Schools in West Virginia

Thursday, Jan 3 2019

West Virginia is home to the Appalachian Mountains, the Potomac River, the explosion of the coal mining industry in the US, and a railway to transport the precious cargo to the rest of the nation. Today the trucking industry booms thanks to the freight needs of the top industries in ... read more

XPO Logistics Now Using Four New Trucking Technologies

Tuesday, Jan 1 2019

One way to get ahead in the trucking industry is with technology. Take your truck driving job search. You are using the internet and some type of computer to search for trucking jobs and trucking industry news. This is how you are able to apply to these jobs you find ... read more

20 Trucking Schools in Washington State

Friday, Dec 21 2018

The state of Washington is home to a booming lumber business alongside a tech manufacturing economy. Headquarters of Amazon, the real elephant in the room is the explosion of the e-commerce industry that has come out of the region. The trucking industry has been transformed by the huge demand in ... read more

16 Trucking Schools in Virginia

Thursday, Dec 20 2018

Virginia is one of the most diverse states on the Eastern Seaboard. Here you have the majestic beauty of the Shenandoah National Park and family friendly Virginia Beach. The state is also home to historic Colonial Williamsburg and the Civil War sites in Richmond. But did you realize that Virginia ... read more

ABF Freight Drivers of ArcBest Chosen for America’s Road Team Finalists

Tuesday, Dec 18 2018

Every other year the American Trucking Associations releases a list of the most prestigious and commandeering truck drivers in the nation. These are the creme de la creme of the trucking industry, the leaders you all strive to be like. It is the ultimate goal for some professional career truck ... read more

3 Trucking Schools in Vermont

Thursday, Dec 13 2018

If you are interested in trucking jobs in Vermont but you don’t have a CDL, you need to start with trucking school. At one of the three trucking schools in Vermont, you can walk away with the knowledge and skills you need to become a commercial truck driver. As ... read more

What Truckers Need to Know About Wreaths Across America

Tuesday, Dec 11 2018

The next time you drive by a military cemetery in December, take pause. See if you can spot any of the thousands of wreaths distributed by Wreaths Across America. Each year, the Wreaths Across America organization supports and honors military veterans by providing live wreath-laying ceremonies. And on one day ... read more

17 Trucking Schools in Utah

Thursday, Dec 6 2018

Finding a truck driving schools in Utah is easy thanks to a good division of CDL training opportunities. You have private truck driving schools, community colleges, and trucking companies that train drivers. In fact, Utah has one of the largest number of carriers training student drivers out of any of ... read more

TA and Petro Truck Stops Contributes Over $244,000 to St. Christopher’s Fund

Tuesday, Dec 4 2018

It’s that time of the year again when all of the radios sing songs of good cheer. But for some truck drivers and their families, this time of year is not a happy soundtrack. Truck drivers who struggle with medical bills all year round have more of a burden ... read more

57 Trucking Schools in Texas

Thursday, Nov 29 2018

The old saying goes, everything is bigger in Texas, certainly holds true in the trucking industry. In the state of Texas, there are 57 trucking schools and counting. Whether you live along the Gulf Coast in Houston or Corpus Christi or are in central Texas near Austin or Fort Worth, there’... read more

Ruan Chosen as Top Trucking Company and Logistics Provider

Tuesday, Nov 27 2018

When a trucking company gets one award for a job well done, it’s always good news. But when a trucking company gets recognized for multiple top trucking company lists in a year, it’s great to hear. This is where Ruan, founded in 1932, finds itself today as a top ... read more