We pass them everyday running down the highways and byways of our nation. But what do we know about trucks and the men and women that drive them. Here at A Truckers Life, we aim to change that. Get to know the drivers behind the big rigs that drive our nation.

Spend some time chatting with them, learning about them and get advice from them. Truck drivers know that best places to park for the night, get a fresh home cooked meal, or just find the best place to visit as you are traveling through a town or city. ​​

Trucking Headlines

  • DeLand pet food bank distributes 40,000 pounds of dog food 25 Sep 2018 22:26 Daytona Beach News Journal DELAND — J.D. Associates, LLC, a for-hire trucking company, doesn't usually store pet food in its warehouse. That changed this week when more than 40,000 pounds of Natural Balance dog food were delivered to the DeLand warehouse through a partnership …
  • Worldwide Terminals Fernandina - Port of Fernandina, Florida closes on $2 million bridge financing 25 Sep 2018 22:23 Journal of Commerce Worldwide Terminals Fernandina (“WTF”), working in partnership with the Ocean Highway and Port Authority of Nassau County (“OHPA”), are pleased to announce that they have closed on a $2 million Bridge Financing Facility with BRANCH BANKING AND TRUST …
  • Darien City Council to consider revised warehouse proposal near Waterfall Glen 25 Sep 2018 22:08 Algonquin Countryside The Sterling Bay development firm has lowered the height of a proposed warehouse on Frontage Road in Darien, next to the Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve, so that it meets the city’s zoning regulations. The Darien City Council voted 4-3 Sept. 4 not to grant …
  • 2018 Voter's Guide: Crosslake City Council 25 Sep 2018 22:01 Lake Country Echo How would you address those issues? A. Start a five-year plan to expand city sewer; work with the county on storm sewer. B. We need entry-level and senior housing. Encourage growth so young families can afford to live here. C. All citizens need input into …
  • Truck Manufacturers Struggle To Keep Up With New Orders, Backlogged Six Months 25 Sep 2018 21:32 Hola Arkansas Truck manufacturers are struggling to keep up with orders due to freight companies ordering trucks at an unusually rapid pace. According to Business Insider, there’s a six-month backlog for new commercial truck orders due to freight companies ordering …