Seon Purchases School Bus Routing Company

In acquiring the net assets of routing company U.S Computing Inc., Seon announced it would continue to invest in developing and growing the transportation software company. Officials also said they would be servicing these customers under its own vMax Compass brand name.

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Second Chowchilla Kidnapper Granted Parole

A special parole board in San Luis Obispo, California granted a prison release last week to 63-year-old James Schoenfeld, one of three perpetrators in the infamous 1976 school bus kidnapping in Chowchilla, California.

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Maine Team Crowned Special Needs Roadeo Champs

FRISCO, Texas — Maine took home the top prize Saturday night at the 18th Annual National Special Needs Team Safety Roadeo, co-sponsored by School Transportation News and the National Association for Pupil Transportation. Drivers Lisa Gadway and Gregg McGoff from the Maine School Administrative District #49 earned first place for their performance in the competition.

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Student Transporter Shares About Living With a Disability

Ben Cockram's career trajectory is no different than many others in student transportation. He started out as a school bus driver and worked his way up the ranks to transportation manager. Yet Ben is different because he has lived with a minor case of cerebral palsy his entire life, a disability that has actually enabled him to have an adjunct career as motivational speaker.