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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. .
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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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Extending the Age, But Diminishing Safety?

Today, in Kuala Lumpur, a major city in Malaysia, a decision was made to stretch the life of a school bus by 10 years, going far beyond any of the…
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Remembering the Snow...

In many areas of the country, wintertime brings cold weather and snow — two good reasons to polish off your best driving skills.
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Safe2Tell: Make a Call. Make a Difference

Every day, in the newspaper, on television and on the Internet, we are faced with grim headlines: assaults, domestic violence, child abuse, gang-related issues, abductions. As the saying reminds us,…
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A Refreshing Move Made by a Superintendent

School board meetings happen all the time, namely weekly when business items are discussed and voted upon. The topics cover all aspects of school district operations and policy, including student…
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