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New Saf-T-Liner C2 School Buses from Thomas Built Hit the Road...

HIGH POINT, N.C. — As children across the nation go back to school, many of them will be riding in the new Thomas Built...
Joe Speelman of Western Idaho Freightliner in Napa, Idaho, won the vehicle category at DTNA’s Technician Skills Competition 2019.

Daimler Trucks North America Announces Winners of Annual Skills Competition

Daimler Trucks North America, LLC. (DTNA), the parent company of school bus manufacturer Thomas Built Buses, recently announced the winners of its 2019 Technician...

Round Up: Weapons On, Around School Buses

Over the past two weeks, several incidents were reported nationally regarding weapons on a school bus or at a school bus stop. In North...
Two coaches, the bus driver and 11 students were injured in the North Carolina crash. (Screen capture of a WLOS News broadcast.)

N.C. School Bus Drives Down Embankment, Injuring 14

A school bus carrying Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy volleyball team players drove off the side of the road this week, traveling 30 feet down...

Watch: Back to School Prompts Wave of School Bus Safety Videos

As the 2019-2020 school year commences, school bus safety becomes the spotlight of media and district attention. Several school district’s transportation departments nationwide are...

North Carolina School District Requires Support Staff to Earn CDLs

The school board at Moore County Schools in Carthage, North Carolina, approved a new policy on July 15, requiring all support staff; custodians, cafeteria...
The bus was hit and turned on its side after a crash in Albemarle, North Carolina.

School Bus Struck and Turned on its Side in North Carolina

A Norwood HeadStart school bus was struck by a Dodge truck that failed to stop at an intersection on US-52. The bus was hit...

Thomas Built Buses Honors 2018 Top Dealers

HIGH POINT, N.C. — Thomas Built Buses has recognized the Dealers of the Year for 2018 at its annual Presidents Club awards gala earlier...

Study Claims $200M Can be Cut from N.J. School Transportation Budget

A provocative new study claims New Jersey could cut $200 million in its annual school transportation costs. “The percentage of special needs students proved...
Screen capture from WLOS ABC 13's Facebook live video.

N.C. School Bus Driver Praised for Action Taken During Crash

A veteran North Carolina school bus driver was praised for mitigating a crash in which her bus was struck and rolled over by a...

October 2019

Ariel Rodriguez stands with an IC Bus.
Meet our 2019 Rising Superstars in this month’s issue. Then read about the growing popularity of seatbelts,...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

Find the latest vehicle production data, state student ridership and budget reports, industry trends and contact information...