This promotional video for Parthenon Publishing takes a look at what it takes to put together a national driver magazine.
Archive for October, 2009
TA technicians shine at SuperTech 2009
Butch Estrada could fix a truck in his sleep, and he just about proved that during SuperTech 2009 in Raleigh, N.C. The national competition tests the skills of the top truck mechanics in the country. The Lake Station, Ind. TA technician, got held up getting to his flight out of Chicago. So he rented a car and drove for 14 hours, arriving at 5:30 a.m., little time to rest before the 7 a.m. start time for the event.
Diners at the Porter, Ind. TA can get more of everything
The giant deer head continues to reign over the fireplace at the Porter, Ind. TA restaurant, but that’s one of the few things that have stayed the same. Virginia Myers, assistant manager of the Buckhorn Family Restaurant and someone who has considered the TA “home” for about 10 years, relishes talking about all of the changes. Part of the overhaul of the entire TA…
Moving federal projects forward
Rep. Mica is serving his ninth term in Congress, representing Florida’s 7th Congressional District. Mica serves as the Republican Leader of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, which oversees transportation funding, safety and infrastructure. Rep. Mica is also a senior Member on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee and former Chairman of two of its Subcommittees. Rep. John Mica (R.-Fla.) is a national leader on key transportation issues. He sat down with …
Use those bonus RoadMiles now
Remember those extra RoadMiles you racked up during TA’s Christmas in July promotion? Well, now it’s time to spend them! From Nov. 26 – Dec. 25, 2009, redeem your Holiday RoadMiles for gifts at any TA travel store.