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Another One Gets Away...

After being arrested for failing to register as a sex offender, John Gilbert Gray, 27, was found with the following items: a cell phone (which he was not allowed to…
  • Last modified on Friday, 25 April 2014 05:42

iPhone Makes It Easier

Unlike too many people to count, I do not own an iPhone. I am stuck with a wireless carrier that does not offer it. But, after reading an interesting article,…
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Welcome to Another First Step

By Stephane BabcockFor over two years now, I have had the distinct pleasure of knowing a gentleman by the name of Dr. Duane Dobbert, a 40-year veteran of the criminal…
  • Last modified on Friday, 25 April 2014 05:42

A Different Kind of Smoking Bus

Tom Vanderbilt, author and the proprietor of the blog "How We Drive," touches on the subject of smoking while driving, prompted by a comment made by a reader, a school…
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Thomas Built Buses Dealers Gets in on Tech Competition Craze

We saw this story on a recent in-house competition for heavy-duty truck technicians held at Empire Truck Sales in Slidell, La. In addition to Thomas buses, the Jackson, Miss.-based dealership…
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School Bus Safety Misses Kids Like Marcus

Crashes happen. They are a byproduct of life. But accidents they rarely are. Usually, a traffic collision results from some sort of operator error. Short of a vehicle malfunction, they…
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Social Networking the Old Fashioned Way: Be Bold

I’ve given presentations at a number of conferences this summer, in all parts of the country. Concern about transportation professionals’ relationship with immediate supervisors, superintendents, and boards of education is…
  • Last modified on Friday, 25 April 2014 05:42