With a sweet demeanor, infectious laugh and 5-foot, 4-inch frame, it’s hard to picture Kari Paulson at the wheel of a mammoth machine traveling down the highway.
As a man of few words, with a soft-spoken voice and a determined attitude, owner-operator Jim Goad has his nose to the grindstone.
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Trucker Norman Breland still finds the awe-inspiring Hoover Dam and what is just around the bend from it, one of his favorite sights on the road.
Johnelle DeBusk Hunt has seen trucking go through deregulation in 1980 and watched the company her late husband Johnnie Bryan Hunt started with her help go from five trucks and seven trailers in December 1969, to the mega carrier J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. is today.
Growing up on a farm in Kansas, Don Logan had a love for big equipment. At 14, he got his first job with a farmer’s permit, driving a grain truck for his uncle.
Spartacus is king of his truck. It’s the place he feels safe, far away from the memories of abuse, starvation and neglect. This oasis is where he now snuggles in the sleeper and stares out onto the open road. For a pup that narrowly escaped death, the 2013 Freightliner Cascadia is heaven and owner-operator David Binz is his savior.