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U.S. Xpress Graduates First Full Ride Scholarship Participants

U.S. Xpress Graduates First Full Ride Scholarship Participants

| October 28, 2020

Nearly 600 drivers, technicians and their dependents participate in free college tuition initiative U.S. Xpress Enterprises Inc. nnounced the first graduates of its Full Ride free college tuition program. Launched in September 2018, the Full Ride program offers free online college tuition for drivers, technicians and their dependents through online classes with Ashford University, a […]

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America’s Trucking Industry Answered the Call in 2020, Says ATA President

America’s Trucking Industry Answered the Call in 2020, Says ATA President

| October 27, 2020

Spear says Association is ‘Battle-Hardened’ and Well-Positioned to Tackle Issues Ahead The American Trucking Associations President and CEO Chris Spear addressed the federation’s 2020 Management Conference, highlighting the industry’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and detailing ATA’s successful efforts to keep trucks moving throughout the national crisis.   “While others in DC panicked, the ATA led, giving direction […]

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Truckers for Troops 14 Annual Campaign Launches During Veterans Day Week

Truckers for Troops 14 Annual Campaign Launches During Veterans Day Week

| October 26, 2020

This year, the program will also benefit the Veterans Community Project which provides housing for homeless veterans Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association is getting ready to launch its annual Truckers for Troops® care package campaign. This year’s event is scheduled for the week of Nov. 9-16, 2020, which is the same week as Veterans Day. The […]

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Honor and Celebrate Veterans with Pilot Company’s Round-Up for Wreaths Across America and Free Breakfast for Veterans Day

Honor and Celebrate Veterans with Pilot Company’s Round-Up for Wreaths Across America and Free Breakfast for Veterans Day

| October 22, 2020

The holiday season is a special time to remember and recognize veterans for their sacrifice In recognition and appreciation of all who served, Pilot Company announced an in-store round-up fundraiser benefiting Wreaths Across America through the end of the year. The funds raised will support Wreaths Across America’s goal to place more than 2.2 million wreaths in […]

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TravelCenters of America and Mobil Delvac™ Diesel Engine Oil Donate $50,000 to Folds of Honor

TravelCenters of America and Mobil Delvac™ Diesel Engine Oil Donate $50,000 to Folds of Honor

| October 21, 2020

Folds of Honor provides educational scholarships to the spouses and children of America’s fallen and disabled service members TravelCenters of America nationwide operator of the TA, Petro Stopping Centers and TA Express travel center network, has teamed up with Mobil Delvac heavy-duty diesel engine oil to donate $50,000 to Folds of Honor, an organization providing […]

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Ancora Corporate Training Awarded Two TxDOT Contracts That Will Help Keep Texans Safe

Ancora Corporate Training Awarded Two TxDOT Contracts That Will Help Keep Texans Safe

| October 16, 2020

Ancora Education to provide skills-oriented training for up to 1,000 employees on diesel truck maintenance The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) recently awarded two contracts to Ancora Corporate Training, a division of Ancora Education, to provide skills-oriented training for up to 1,000 employees on diesel truck maintenance and the operation of heavy equipment used to […]

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