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    U.K. offering truck drivers visas to combat the driver shortage

    Prime Minister Boris Johnson of Britain offered thousands of visas to foreign truckers to combat a driver shortage that has left supermarket shelves empty across the U.K. and caused long lines at gas stations, according to an article by the New York Times. There has been growing panic about the shortage – a long-term problem […] More

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    Bruce Oakley Podcast

    Oakley Trucking is a family-owned and operated trucking company headquartered in North Little Rock, Arkansas. For more information, check out our show website: This week on the Oakley Podcast, host Jeremy Kellett is joined by Dustin Eagle and Kent Childers, recruiters at Oakley, to discuss what it takes to get leased on with Oakley Trucking. […] More

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    5 stars who were once truck drivers

    Turns out, celebrities are just like us. So much so that some of them have worked as truck drivers! Here are five celebrities that started as truckers: Elvis Presley After high school, THE Elvis Presley reportedly drove trucks for Crown Electric in Memphis to make a living. He was once told to “stick to truck […] More

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    Truck driver named ‘Highway Angel’ after saving family from wreckage

    A truck driver from Georgia has been named a ‘Highway Angel’ after he pulled a father and son from their smashed vehicle following a bad accident in Pennsylvania. On June 9, JLE Industries driver Devey South was driving on Interstate Highway 78 outside of Saucon, PA when he saw a car begin to fishtail, […] More

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    Truck driver saved workers after tornado topples 18-wheeler in Alabama

    A tornado that ripped through Saraland, AL, last week knocked an 18-wheeler over and trapped the driver inside. WKRG News 5 reported that the truck was docked at China Doll/Dixie Lily Foods. “It was extremely loud,” China Doll Vice President Will Parker told WKRG 5. One dock worker said the truck driver, LeFrazier Stallworth, was […] More

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    Cardinal looking for CDL-A dedicated drivers in Grand Prairie

    Cardinal Logistics believes that those who drive their trucks are people first and drivers second – so, they know home is the most important stop. Cardinal is now offering drivers within 30 miles of Grand Prairie, TX, the chance to get home daily with new local opportunities! CDL-A Dedicated Company Driver Make $75,000 + annually […] More

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    5 Audiobooks to listen to on the road this month

    Truck drivers tend to have a lot of time on in the cab. You can’t read and drive, so here are some of the best new audiobooks to listen to this month: Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty by Patrick Radden Keefe Length: 18 hours, 6 minutes Genre: True Crime This […] More

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    8 podcasts CDL-A truck drivers should be listening to

    With all that time behind the wheel, you may be sick of even your favorite artist’s discography. Luckily, there are thousands of podcasts available for downloading or streaming at the touch of a button. Here are our current favorites: Trucking Podcasts: Trucker Dump Podcast – Whether you’re new to trucking, an experienced truck driver looking […] More

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    Truck driver from Tennessee gets $200,000 from $10 Arkansas lottery ticket

    Tennessee truck driver Cody Wilson normally buys his scratch-off tickets in his home state, but after winning a $200,000 lottery prize in Arkansas, he may start visiting the natural state more often. Wilson is a truck driver from Lexington, TN, and makes deliveries to Arkansas about once a week, according to a release from the […] More

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