• RoadKing Mag
    Fish Fry

    Alton Jones is a big fan of country music, but one song he doesn’t care too much for is “Too Cold At Home,” a catchy number by Mark Chesnutt that climbed the charts...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
    • 0
  • RoadKing Mag
    Poetry in Motion

    For any country songwriter, getting the call that the legendary George Strait has recorded your tune is excitement enough. But for Nicole Witt, it had a more personal meaning. “Brothers of the Highway,”...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
    • 0
  • RoadKing Mag
    Keep On Trucking

    Every year, Road King devotes its July/August cover to driver appreciation. In 2008, with so many owner-operators feeling the squeeze of economic hard times, we wanted to recognize the...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
    • 0
  • RoadKing Mag
    Raising Hope

    I went to college and was studying architecture and working as a school bus driver. When I was 19, a friend got me a job driving a straight truck. I was bringing home a good income so...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
    • 0
  • RoadKing Mag
    Get This Straight

    Everything that happens while your truck is running consumes energy. Much of it is necessary and normal, and tire wear is no exception. When molecules of rubber are abraded from a tire, fuel...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
    • 0
  • RoadKing Mag
    Making Logbooks Easier

    Along with the much-loved freedom of the open road, there is the tyranny of the logbook. The required record of travel may be meticulously kept up-to-date, filled in precisely using rulers...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
    • 0
  • RoadKing Mag
    Pick up the Pieces

    Like all distributors, two Georgia-based companies face escalating expenses along with the need to effectively service their respective marketplaces as cost efficiently as possible. Republic National Distributing Company of Atlanta, the second largest...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
    • 0
  • RoadKing Mag
    Roll Out the Barrel!

    When Bob Kendall envisioned a centerpiece for his company’s major trade show, the annual Pumper & Cleaner Environmental Expo International at the Kentucky Exposition Center, his goal was to build something that...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
    • 0
  • RoadKing Mag
    Winning Ways

    Truck drivers have always been a resilient lot, and they always will be I have a confession to make. When it came time to plan this issue, which we always...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
    • 0
  • RoadKing Mag
    Short Runs

    Fitting fitness into a day’s schedule is the dilemma we all face. Exercising is tough after long hours of working, but a missing component for far too many people in America. Those who...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
    • 0