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

  • Woman sentenced for embezzling nearly $100K from company 20 Aug 2018 18:36 Ledger-Enquirer.com A former bookkeeper for a Montana trucking company was sentenced to two years in prison for embezzling nearly $100,000 from the firm. The Billings Gazette reports Elisha Ryan Finley also was ordered to pay $97,451 in restitution to G.D. Eastlick Inc. in …
  • Afghanistan Weekly Field Report 13 - 19 August 2018 20 Aug 2018 18:24 Relief Web Key issues in the past week: Fighting in Ghazni City has ended and humanitarian assistance is reaching residents. The number of people displaced by drought in the Western Region has surpassed 100,000. Humanitarian agencies provided assistance to more than …
  • SBA Loans: June 2018 20 Aug 2018 18:20 Milwaukee Biz Times The U.S. Small Business Administration approved the following loan guarantees in June: Jefferson County Peggy Hansen LLC, 120 E. Madison St., Waterloo, $22,000, Summit Credit Union; RidgeLine Carpentry LLC, W1169 Deer Creek Circle, Ixonia, $25,000, First …
  • One-third of Foxconn site prepped, but training challenge remains 20 Aug 2018 18:20 Milwaukee Biz Times Crews have moved 2 million cubic yards of dirt at the site of Foxconn Technology Group’s planned LCD manufacturing campus, but the top Gilbane executive overseeing the work says the project still faces a challenge in training enough workers in skilled …
  • Truckers: E-file Is a growing option to file Highway Use Tax Return 20 Aug 2018 17:41 WIBW by Nick Gosnell on August 20, 2018 at 12:14 PM (27 mins ago) An important tax deadline is coming up for owner operators of semis in Kansas. “These are vehicles that weigh more than 55,000 pounds,” said Michael Devine with the Internal Revenue Service. “We …