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2011-08-08 08:49:00

STOCKTON, Calif., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alfonso Saavedra, of Watsonville, was named the best professional truck driver in California after winning the three-axle competition and receiving the highest overall score in the nine competing categories at the 2011 California Truck Driving Championships. The annual event is sponsored by California Trucking Association. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100129/ATALOGO) Saavedra, who drives for Con-way Freight, now qualifies to...

2010-07-15 09:54:00

Nine Drivers Continue on to National Competition SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Alfonso Saavedra, of Watsonville, was named the best professional truck driver in California after winning the three axle competition and receiving the highest overall score in the nine competing categories at the 2010 California Truck Driving Championships. The annual event is sponsored by California Trucking Association. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100129/ATALOGO)...

2010-04-22 13:29:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Covenant Transport, Inc. (Nasdaq: CVTI) was honored for its outstanding safety record at the California Trucking Association's Fleet Safety Awards Banquet in Sacramento on Wednesday, April 7th, at the Sheraton Grand in Sacramento. Covenant received first place in the General Commodity Truckload Over 7 Million Miles Division, and first place in the Local Under 4 Million Miles Division. Covenant Transport is part of Covenant...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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