This Month's Articles
  • Jerry Mies loves milk so much that it’s probably flowing in his veins. Growing up on a dairy in Kansas and then later becoming a milk hauler, his entire working...

    Got Milk?

    Jerry Mies loves milk so much that it’s probably flowing in his veins. Growing up on a dairy in Kansas and then later becoming a milk hauler, his entire working…

  • Questions about Air Brakes, Fenders on Dump Trailers & More Answered by Law Enforcement Officials (as of April 2014) Warning: Laws are subject to change without notice. These interpretations were...

    Ask The Law – April 2014

    Questions about Air Brakes, Fenders on Dump Trailers & More Answered by Law Enforcement Officials (as of April 2014) Warning: Laws are subject to change without notice. These interpretations were…

  • This month’s creation was built for Stephen Mesh (48) of Chelsea, Vermont. So, what do you call yourself when you’re too young to be “Old School” and too old to...

    Middle School

    This month’s creation was built for Stephen Mesh (48) of Chelsea, Vermont. So, what do you call yourself when you’re too young to be “Old School” and too old to…

  • Lincoln Chrome continues to see positive changes as their business grows with new products and organizational changes. Many of you know Darren Parker, the Director of Lincoln Chrome, and have...

    Lincoln Chrome Switches Gears

    Lincoln Chrome continues to see positive changes as their business grows with new products and organizational changes. Many of you know Darren Parker, the Director of Lincoln Chrome, and have…

  • Evolving near the equator in a climate where freezing weather did not exist, we humans are a tropical species. The only reason we can survive these cold climates are because...

    Spirit Of The American Trucker

    Evolving near the equator in a climate where freezing weather did not exist, we humans are a tropical species. The only reason we can survive these cold climates are because…

  • This 1986 Autocar DS, owned by Lowell S. Goss of Houston, Minnesota, is one very impressive truck. In 1996, Lowell bought the Autocar from Tielens Truck Repair in Green Bay,...

    A Labor Of Love

    This 1986 Autocar DS, owned by Lowell S. Goss of Houston, Minnesota, is one very impressive truck. In 1996, Lowell bought the Autocar from Tielens Truck Repair in Green Bay,…

  • In trucking you often meet two sorts of people – there are those who contract out to shops, dealers and other service-providers to build their wild rides, and then there...

    Home-Grown

    In trucking you often meet two sorts of people – there are those who contract out to shops, dealers and other service-providers to build their wild rides, and then there…

  • There has never been a better time to keep and rebuild your old iron. Since the EGR engine came out in 2003, we have been telling you to buy 2002...

    Keep Your Old Iron

    There has never been a better time to keep and rebuild your old iron. Since the EGR engine came out in 2003, we have been telling you to buy 2002…

  • Despite almost being hit by a motorist who lost control of his vehicle, Thomas L. Colston was willing to stop and help as an accident unfolded into a fiery situation....

    Latest Highway Angel Named

    Despite almost being hit by a motorist who lost control of his vehicle, Thomas L. Colston was willing to stop and help as an accident unfolded into a fiery situation….

  • Peterbilts are a common sight in the USA, but once you travel outside this country, their presence is much less dominant. Such is the case for Australia, where trucks like...

    Silversonic

    Peterbilts are a common sight in the USA, but once you travel outside this country, their presence is much less dominant. Such is the case for Australia, where trucks like…

  • 13 STATES RAISE THEIR MINIMUM WAGES I know this may be a little late, but there has been so much going on, I forgot to write about all the new...

    State Minimum Wage Rates On The Rise

    13 STATES RAISE THEIR MINIMUM WAGES I know this may be a little late, but there has been so much going on, I forgot to write about all the new…

  • Recently I have seen a jump in the requests for General Liability insurance. The most common types of coverages associated with the requirements of the owner operator are (Auto) Liability,...

    Protecting Your Business

    Recently I have seen a jump in the requests for General Liability insurance. The most common types of coverages associated with the requirements of the owner operator are (Auto) Liability,…

  • Nestled in the city of Newport, Rhode Island stands the ruins of a circular structure constructed of stone with a mixture of sand, shells and water for mortar. Many old...

    The Old Stone Mill

    Nestled in the city of Newport, Rhode Island stands the ruins of a circular structure constructed of stone with a mixture of sand, shells and water for mortar. Many old…

  • Sometimes just being in the right place at the right time can make all the difference. But just “being there” is not enough – you must do something. Over the...

    Make The Call

    Sometimes just being in the right place at the right time can make all the difference. But just “being there” is not enough – you must do something. Over the…

  • Life is good, but it’s not always easy. The trucking profession can really try a person and test one’s patience and endurance. There’s no doubt that we can all be...

    Avoiding Stress

    Life is good, but it’s not always easy. The trucking profession can really try a person and test one’s patience and endurance. There’s no doubt that we can all be…

  • HAVE YOU SEEN THESE KIDS?

    Amber Weaver

    Be sure to look in the magazine each month for new photos of missing children. If you have seen any of these children, please call

    1-800-THE-LOST


    Gabriella Rodriguez