All posts by Road King

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    Tricked-out rigs transform into stars of the holiday parade

    Ever see those videos of over-the-top home holiday decorations? Well, when it comes to seasonal sizzle, truckers are providing their own version of high-wattage cheer. In the Pacific Northwest, for example, trucks have long had a prominent...

    • Posted November 1, 2013
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    Boos Cruise: 5 of America’s Most Haunted Houses

    They say the unhappy dead rattle doorknobs & sweep chills over visitors of these haunted homes. 5 spooky stops for truckers this Halloween.

    • Posted October 25, 2013
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    Outstanding truckers recognized: 2013-2014

    These elite drivers are chosen to represent the truck industry in events focused on highway safety. The drivers named as America’s Road Team Captains must be experienced, professional, safe drivers.

    • Posted September 4, 2013
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    TA Introducing LNG lanes

    Earlier this year, TA and Shell announced an agreement to install LNG dispensers at 100 key TA and Petro locations across the country. Road King spoke with TA president and CEO Tom O’Brien about the reasons for...

    • Posted September 2, 2013
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    Petro Glade Spring always puts its focus on customers

    When a deadly tornado whipped through Petro Glade Spring in April 2011, the location went down for a while, but was not by any means out.

    • Posted September 2, 2013
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    TA Fultonville has a history of helpfulness

    TA Fultonville has a long and interesting history. The building has housed everything from a silk-processing plant and warehouse to a motel. A recent rummage through its attic revealed a bit of trucking’s own storied past.

    • Posted September 2, 2013
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    Celebrating National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

    So I happily join others in the transportation industry in applauding the hard work being done every day by the country’s professional truck drivers. National Truck Driver Appreciation Week is a much-deserved recognition of all that you...

    • Posted September 1, 2013
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    I Love Trucking: More than a job, driving is a way of life

    For some, driving is more than a job. It’s the definition of who they are.

    • Posted September 1, 2013
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    Drivers find all they want, plus more, at a brand new Petro Gary

    Gary, Indiana — destination spot? Drivers certainly think so, now that they see everything the all-new Petro Gary has to offer.

    • Posted July 5, 2013
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    The friendly, clean, all-new TA Tekonsha

    “We have a very friendly staff here,” says Tracy Wells, store and fuel general manager. “Everyone has a great sense of humor and drivers really appreciate the small-town warmth and welcome they get when they visit us.”

    • Posted July 5, 2013
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