Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Features
Welcome to Welcome, N.C., where NASCAR is king

Welcome to Welcome, N.C., where NASCAR is king

WELCOME, N.C. — For those who like reliving great moments in NASCAR history and enjoy seeing the Goodwrench Chevrolet Monte Carlos or Luminas driven by the late great Dale Earnhardt, welcome to Welcome, N.C., home of the Richard Childress Racing (RCR) complex and RCR Racing Museum.

Tech Stop: Security always a concern

Tech Stop: Security always a concern

Online security is one of those topics that never seems to go away. There are daily stories of servers getting hacked, identities being hijacked, credit card numbers being stolen, people being scammed, etc. — the list is never-ending.

Owning the Wheel: Where are the jobs?

Owning the Wheel: Where are the jobs?

Well a new year is dawning and the economy is still struggling and the trucking industry is struggling along with it. As I write this, the holiday season is still a few weeks away and forecasts range from a 1 percent decline to a 1 percent increase in holiday spending. Either way the season is going to be fairly slow and along with it freight will be slow.

Truckers not taking newbies under their wings anymore; driver misses ‘his era’

Truckers not taking newbies under their wings anymore; driver misses ‘his era’

McMillen file: Company driver for P&B Trucking Drives: 2006 Volvo Hauls: Mostly dry freight Route: 600 mile radius of Decatur, Ind. How long driving: 35.5 years

Biz Buzz: Clearing off the desk: What have we here?

Biz Buzz: Clearing off the desk: What have we here?

I clear off my desk once a year, whether it needs it or not. It’s not so much a New Year’s resolution as a standing “suggestion” from a person here who has a nice office.

Owner-operator hopes to soon drive local to tend to mother, brother

Owner-operator hopes to soon drive local to tend to mother, brother

David Mills says he pretty much grew up in trucks.

Video Sponsors