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A Career in Laughter

Three years ago, school bus driver Doug Collins started laughing in a way that caught that the attention of the crowd at the Comedy Barn, the YouTube community and, more…
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Betting on Natural Gas?

Just a short time ago, news outlets were reporting on the limited ability for the natural gas industry to convince Congress of the importance of the alternative fuel in ending…
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Put Down Those Cell Phones While Behind the Wheel

That's the moral of the story regarding a fatal Southern California rail crash that occurred in September 2008 and helped ignite the issue of distracted driving.
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Old School Buses Take a Turn Down a Bad Road

This week, news reports from the web detailed how a couple of school buses have taken on some new passengers, illegal ones.
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Another Online School Bus History Resource

Two and a half years ago, School Transportation News published in the magazine a timeline that tracked the evolution of the large school bus. .
  • Last modified on Friday, 01 May 2015 17:55

Ballad of a 'Golden Haired' Teenage Queen

One of Johnny Cash's greatest hits is the driving beat behind a collage of school bus photos posted on YouTube.
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A Wake Up Call in More Ways Than One

A fatal crash that included a school bus in Mississippi yesterday morning should prove to all that ice patches on roadways should always be reported to authorities when first noted,…
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A Look Inside Thomas Built Buses

A North Carolina TV news station recently took a tour of the Thomas Built Buses plant in High Point, N.C.
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Time to Pay for the Bus?

A story today out of New York emphasizes the pains and perils of budget cuts on school bus service. Is it time that all states and school districts at least…
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