Human Interest 

Trucker Gets Out Of Truck To Salute Fellow Vet’s Funeral Procession

An Army vet’s kind gesture for a fallen fellow veteran on the side of a Missouri highway is warming hearts nationwide. On Friday afternoon Kristen Collins was riding in the funeral procession of her 91-year-old grandfather, Navy veteran Fred Ladage. There, along Interstate 70, she saw the driver of a semi had pulled onto the shoulder and was standing in front of the truck with his hand over his heart in a sign of respect.
Human Interest 

Learning About Trucking Popular Among Boy Scouts

Observing Matt Slovack in action, it’s easy to see why his classes about Truck Transportation and Traffic Safety have become very popular among Boy Scout troops. Not only do the scouts earn the above-named merit badges, they learn about the industry that is so important to their families’ daily lives and about traffic safety, particularly when cars and trucks share the road.