Awards & Recognition

CTA Recognizes NFI as a Transportation Leader

The California Trucking Association has recognized NFI as a leading supply chain solutions provider. CTA’s Fleet Safety Awards recognizes those companies that have excellent safety programs throughout their business. NFI was awarded the Charlies Giles Memorial Award for Most Improved Fleet. They also ranked first in the Intermodal Over 2…

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Alabama Governor Honors State’s Truck Driver of the Year

All this week truck drivers around the country are being shown how much they are appreciated. Truck Driver Appreciation Week runs through Sept. 13-19. Rosko Craig of Silas, Alabama was recently named the Alabama Trucking Association’s Driver of the year and was honored by governor Ivey at the state Capitol….


ATA is Looking for Trucking Image Award Nominations

You can now put in a nomination for the American Trucking Association’s 2020 Mike Russell Trucking Image Award. This award is given to those in the trucking industry that has helped promote its image and reputation. This award got its start in 2007 and is given to an individual, a…


Top 10 Finalists for Transition Trucking Award

The Transition Trucking: Driving for Excellence award is one that recognizes those who have successfully transitioned from our nation’s military into the trucking industry. These finalists were nominated by their carriers and are competing for a chance to win a fully-loaded Kenworth T680 truck. The finalists are: Patrick Blevins –…


TCA Scholarship Fund Gives Almost $150,000 to Trucking Students

Over 50 college students are going to be getting almost $150,000 in scholarships for the 2020-21 school year. The Truckload Carriers Association Scholarship Fund will be helping those college students who are taking an interest in the trucking industry. Each recipient must be an upstanding student attending a four-year college…



Britton is Pilot Flying J’s Road Warrior 2020

Pilot Flying J has named Eric Britton of Clarksville, Tenn. as its Road Warrior 2020. After going over 3,000 entries, Britton came out on top with Zdenko Zalac following in second place and Mona Beedle in third. This contest recognizes and celebrates those truckers out there working hard and doing…


North Carolina Trucker Wins Big in Lottery

Timothy Tucker, a truck driver out of Etowah, North Carolina, won nearly $500,000 in the Cash 5 jackpot. Before making his regular routine on a long-haul driver, Tucker stopped into Mr. Pete’s Markety in Etowah and got himself a Quick Pick ticket. He called the next day and asked who…