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We’re still here!

We’re still here. If you’re trying to call 361-749-4007 and getting a message that the number is no longer in service, don’t despair. We have a system-wide outage and many numbers in that prefix are affected. We’re told that it … Continue reading

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One bad apple

The Commercial Vehicle Training Association passes along this alert from Kendis Paris, Executive Director of Truckers Against Trafficking (TAT): Bertram Doughtery is fraudulently selling t-shirts using TAT’s copyrighted material claiming he is representing TAT which he is not. He has … Continue reading

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Look sharp

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) Roadcheck 2014 runs from June 3  to June 5. Roadcheck, now in its 27th year, is the largest targeted enforcement program on commercial motor vehicles in the world, with nearly 17 trucks or buses … Continue reading

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Testing testing

We are experimenting with a new Mobile Site layout display of this blog.  If you have a mobile phone, tell us if you get the new Mobile Site list-style display. To switch to what’s called the Desktop Site layout, you … Continue reading

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The latest in hybrids?

What do you think? Is this the latest in a hybrid Class 8 tractor?

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Start your engines!

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Pep Boys for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Ok, race fans… and we know you’re out there! Here’s a chance to win “The Best Seat in the House” … Continue reading

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Iowa helps returning veterans to get a CDL

A bill proposed in the Iowa state legislature would help returning veterans qualify for jobs by allowing the Iowa Department of Transportation to waive the driving skills test for a commercial driver’s license if a service member can prove related active-duty … Continue reading

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Dallas tornado damage

For those concerned about the effects of yesterday’s tornados in the Dallas area on Schneider National, Inc.’s Operating Center, Walt Fountain, Director, Loss Prevention and Enterprise Security for Schneider National, Inc. issued this statement: From: Schneider Corporate Communication Sent: Tuesday, April 03, 2012 … Continue reading

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Get a CDL and so much more!

Since 1987, Mike Byrnes and Associates, Inc. has been helping to launch and grow successful commercial motor vehicle operator careers with outstanding training and reference tools that are enjoyable and easy to use. Like BUMPER TO BUMPER®, The Complete Guide … Continue reading

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Pancakes

It’s National Pancake Day… and we’re not talking about disc brake parts, we mean the kind of pancakes that you can eat. Check your local IHOP store. The chain is serving free pancakes today, and asking in return that diners make an … Continue reading

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