• Fresh-Start
    Customers are amazed at the transformation of Petro Deming in New Mexico

    The former Savoy truck stop became a Petro in summer 2012, and since then it’s been a whirlwind of new signage, uniforms, lot paving, DEF pumps and much more, says Crystal Carlos, assistant general manager.

    • Posted January 4, 2013
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  • Extra-Special
    TA Lexington delivers more than drivers expect

    Drivers who pull in to TA Lexington for the first time get quite a surprise at the diesel island. A fuel attendant hops out to fill the tank, check the oil and clean the windshield.

    • Posted January 4, 2013
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    Finding low calorie options in your favorite fast food restaurants

    Getting healthy is a top concern among truckers these days, and many have made a point of changing their eating habits so they can shed some extra pounds. Being on the road once meant facing limited dining...

    • Posted January 4, 2013
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  • Healthy-payday
    Why good health is good business for truckers

    According to a recent Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index, transportation workers have the highest obesity rate of any industry in the nation — 37.8 percent. Three years ago, the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine published a study of...

    • Posted January 3, 2013
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    Healthy New Year

    Making the decision to change is the first step to better health, and it takes a bit of extra effort.

    • Posted January 2, 2013
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  • Speak-up
    Drivers can make an impact on the industry

    Joe Rajkovacz spent 29 years as a driver and has been advocating for truckers for 35 years. Road King talked with him about how drivers can make their voices heard on trucking issues.

    • Posted January 2, 2013
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  • Homer13
    Keep your truck in shape for the dark, cold days of winter

    Operating a large vehicle with heavy cargo is dangerous year round, but during the winter additional safety precautions are necessary. Key truck components and systems must be maintained so that they operate at peak capability during these...

    • Posted January 2, 2013
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    New Year’s 2013: 10 Promises I’m Making to Myself

    New Year's Eve has always been a time for reflection. 10 things I'm promising myself.

    • Posted January 1, 2013
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