Articles by Al Muskewitz


Alabama Cancels Planned In-Person TDC

By Al MuskewitzAlabama Trucking Association officials were confident and excited about the prospect of holding their own Truck Driving Championship later this month even if the national “rodeo” had been canceled for the second year…



Covenant Realigns Executive Management Team

Covenant Logistics Group, the parent company of Covenant Transport and other entities, has announced key changes to its executive leadership team.Joey Hogan will become president and Principal Financial Officer and Paul Bunn has been promoted…


For LB3, the 3 Means 3 Winners

Small carrier wins big at Alabama Fleet Safety Awards By Al MuskewitzBrian Lindley was both honored and humbled last year when his LB3 trucking company was recognized as the safest fleet in the state of…


While Many Park, Alabama Planning a TDC

By Al MuskewitzThe National Truck Driving Championship may be canceled for the second year in a row, but by popular demand the Alabama Trucking Association is determined to get back on the course. “We have…


MVT Retools Operations for Better Home Time

Almost every driver and industry survey conducted in recent years has indicated that more home time is among the biggest factors (behind better pay) a driver considers when thinking of changing fleets.  Mesilla Valley Transportation…


Bay & Bay Ups Its Pay for Independent Contractors

EAGAN, Minn. – Bay & Bay Transportation has been aggressively raising its pay package for its over-the-road professionals and last week made another big move for its independent contractors. Effective immediately, the company will offer…


DRIVE Safe Act Introduced in Both Houses

The idea of professional truck drivers under 21 crossing state lines to deliver their goods, a potential solution to the industry’s growing driver shortage, moved a step closer to reality when a bi-partisan group of…