Selected Stories for Drivers

  • Dad’s Wonderful TruckThis truck was really something back in 1986 — a jaw-dropping showpiece, even though it was...

    Dad’s Wonderful Truck
    This truck was really something back in 1986 — a jaw-dropping showpiece, even though it was...

  • Learning From the BestGregory Putnam is not surprised that his mentor and former boss, 79-year-old Ken Chenault, downplays the...

    Learning From the Best
    Gregory Putnam is not surprised that his mentor and former boss, 79-year-old Ken Chenault, downplays the...

  • A Circle, UnbrokenFor years, trucking knowledge and skills — from driving a truck to handling the industry’s business...

    A Circle, Unbroken
    For years, trucking knowledge and skills — from driving a truck to handling the industry’s business...

  • Tuned In To TruckersBeing a truck driver requires patience, sacrifice of personal time, and a sometimes very solitary existence...

    Tuned In To Truckers
    Being a truck driver requires patience, sacrifice of personal time, and a sometimes very solitary existence...

  • Good Job!Inside the industry and out, plenty of people do understand that truckers are dedicated professionals who...

    Good Job!
    Inside the industry and out, plenty of people do understand that truckers are dedicated professionals who...

Johnson’s Corner Now a Petro By Interstate SpeedZone on September 26, 2014

TravelCenters of America has acquired and rebranded the newest Petro, located at I-25, Exit 254 (2842 SE Frontage Rd.) in Johnston, Colorado. The acquisition of this landmark truck stop known as Johnson’s Corner raises the number of travel centers in the TA and Petro Stopping Centers branded chain to 251. Amenities at the new, always-open… continue reading

New Popeyes Open at Petro Gadsden By Interstate SpeedZone on August 5, 2014

A new Popeyes® Louisiana Kitchen restaurant is now open at Petro Gadsden, located at I-59, Exit 181 (1724 West Grand Ave.), in Gadsden, Alabama. Guests at the new Petro Gadsden Popeyes will enjoy the Louisiana-style cooking that has made Popeyes famous. This location will serve the full menu, including Popeyes signature BONAFIDE® spicy or mild… continue reading