driving

Latest Road Conditions From TxDOT
Here is the latest update on Texas road/highway conditions, courtesy of TxDOT:
*****   Sunday 12/8/13 5 p.m. UPDATE   *****
TxDOT MAKES PROGRESS REMOVING ICE FROM ROADWAYS, CAUTION STILL NEEDED FOR MONDAY MORNING COMMUTES AS TEMPERATURES FALL
Roads much better, but bridges remain a probl…
Earl Pitts 11/19/13: Fast Cross Country
Earl has some thoughts on a recent cross-country driving record. Would Earl and his buddies at the Duck Inn attempt such foolishness? Oh, they might consider it...for a few minutes. But Earl offers up some pretty good reasons why they probably wouldn't succeed. Hear them for yourself!
Almost Impossible Trivia For 11/13/13
Congratulations to Brenda Zantjer of Edna! She knew the answer to today’s Almost Impossible Trivia Question, and won a couple of yummy Jack In The Box Tacos!
Q:  Men are three times as likely to commit this driving infraction as women are - name the driving infraction!
Almost Impossible Trivia for 8/20/13
Congratulations to Janie Gonzalez of Victoria! She knew the answer to today’s Almost Impossible Trivia Question, and won a couple of yummy Jack In The Box Tacos!
Q:  According to a new survey, 51% of drivers wear this DANGEROUS type of footwear while driving. What is it?
Victoria Traffic To Get ‘Loopy’
After some 20 months of construction, the new lanes of Loop 463 (aka Zac Lentz Parkway) will open at approximately 8:30am today (4/16/13). According to a TDOT press release, the newly-constructed west-bound main lanes of the Loop will open to traffic and the frontage roads will remain open as normal…
Just a Dog Driving a Power Wheels, NBD
Holy cow, it's a dog that can drive! Sort of. Granted, we've seen dogs driving actual cars before, but this one is an enormous dog in a tiny Power Wheels. Plus he has no idea how to steer. The technical skill may not be as impressive as those well-trained dogs in New Zealand, but the cute …
What Do Your Kids Sing To In The Car?
I remember growing up singing to songs on the radio when riding along with my parents.  I don't really recall what I was singing but I can remember times when my sister and I would drive my mom and dad nuts. What songs have your kids been singing along to lately...
Is Your Life Worth 3 Letters?
I think it's a pretty simple question.  Is your life worth those 3 letters you input into your phone to send a text message?  Texting and driving is becoming extremely dangerous and you see people do it every day, multiple times a day.  It's illegal in some states which is m…