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Leland Martin records new song with benefits going to Jack Kapanka

Leland with Jack Kapanka

Attention Truckers, Leland Martin is now selling a benefit CD with 100% of the profits going to singer Jack Kapanka, who was involved in a major traffic accident.  Jack is recovering fine but with multiple surgeries his medical bills are mounting making it extremely difficult for his family.  Jack, known for his trucking song “America Moves by Truck” has always been there for truckers, being involved in many of the Trucking Convoys’ for Special Olympics.  See the message below from Leland with a link to take you to his store to purchase the tribute song he wrote about Jack.  Whether you are a trucker or not, please consider helping Jack, he is a true Patriot!!

Hi fans,

I wrote a song about Jack, and I want to share it with you. It is called "One Eyed Jack"! I want to help Jack and his family during this difficult time for them. I have put this song on a C.D., and it is on my store page right now! For $5.00, shipping and handling included in price, you can own this song! My tribute to one of the most loved and respected entertainers in the trucking and music industry!  I am also adding a bonus song on the C.D.!!!  The long awaited “Truckers D.J.” with Country Dan!  Thank you Country Dan for wanting to be a part of this idea to help Jack.  100% of the profit from this 2 song collectors C.D. will be donated to Jack Kapanka and his family.  Please go to this link to purchase:

Also for those of you that are not familiar with Jack, visit his website: and get some of his music while you are there.  Thank you fans for all your support.  God Bless and remember our brave Soldiers and Veterans!!!            Leland Martin

There are people who do not have internet access, for them Leland included his address!

Martin Merchandising
     PO Box 171
     Hartville, MO  65667

Press Release


South Carolina Truck Show Set for June 25-26 in Charleston

Will be broadcast on Charleston’s premiere TV station WLCN TV 18,

and streamed via Internet around the world

Charleston, SC, (Feb. 12, 2010) – Charleston, South Carolina, home to some of the most beautiful beaches and great American history, will be the site for the South Carolina Truck Show. The event is being held this June 25 and 26 at the Faith Assembly of God Church, 337 Farmington Road, Exit 199 off I-26.

Faith Assembly of God Church is hosting the event, with all proceeds going to missions work.

The event will showcase the latest in trucking technology and equipment. Recruiters will be on hand for those seeking employment opportunities in the transportation industry.

Show trucks will be on display and trucks of all kinds will be competing for prizes in a truck “beauty contest.” Awards will be presented based on overall appearance, paint, murals, graphics, lighting, cab interior and more. A special light show competition, great fun for the entire family, is set for the night of June 25.

The South Carolina Truck Show is a part of The National Association of Show Trucks (NAST), an organization dedicated to encourage, support and promote activities related to the trucking industry by showing pride in trucks and truck operations, and to ensure uniformity, commonality and fairness in all competitive truck events.

On hand at the South Carolina Truck Show to help with all the festivities will be Lowboy Lucas, founder and star of American Trucking Report (ATR), which airs live each Wednesday and Friday at 7 p.m. Eastern Time on WLCN TV 18 – High-Definition Television in Charleston, South Carolina.

The South Carolina Truck Show will be broadcast on Charleston’s Premiere TV station and will be streamed via Internet around the world.

Special room rates are available at the nearby Holiday Inn Express ($69.95), 843-875-3000; Days Inn ($51.95), 843-797-1214; and Best Western Magnolia Inn & Suites ($60.00), 843-553-8888. Ask for Truck Show Rates when making reservations.

For more information on the South Carolina Truck Show, call 843-376-2418 or e-mail

January 25, 2010 : For Immediate Release

The Mid-America Trucking Show is proud to host country music legend John Anderson and award winning bluegrass band The Grascals, presented in concert by Mobil Delvac at the 2010 show this March 25-27.

John Anderson head shotJohn Anderson will headline the Mobil Delvac concert with hits from his new album "Bigger Hands" and country classics such as "Swingin", "Straight Tequila Night", and "Money in the Bank". With one of the most distinctive and instantly recognizable voices in country music, John Anderson has received countless awards including multiple CMA Awards, a Grammy nomination, multiple #1 singles and produced a multi-platinum album.

The Grascals are slated to open with their trademark blend of traditional bluegrass and classic country, which has earned them multiple Grammy nominations and several prestigious IBMA and SPBGMA awards.

 The Grascals group photo

The Mobil Delvac team unveiled its year-long sponsorship of The Grascals on September, 28, 2009, at a media luncheon kicking off the 20th Annual International Bluegrass Music Awards in Nashville, TN. As part of the sponsorship, The Grascals will tour the country in its Mobil Delvac branded tour bus, which will be filled with Mobil Delvac 1300 Super 15W-40, a high performance diesel engine oil formulated to help extend engine life in on-highway and off-highway applications. The tour bus will have oil analysis sampling and testing done on a regular basis.

The concert will be held on-site in Freedom Hall of the Kentucky Exposition Center, immediately following the Friday edition of the Mid-America Trucking Show. Complimentary tickets will be distributed, while supplies last, from Mobil Delvac’s Booth (#18160 in the North Wing) during the 39th annual Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, KY.

The Grascals Mobil Delvac tour bus

For more information on Mobil Delvac, go to

Mobil Delvac logo

Would you be willing if you don’t already live there, to move to a northern state where unemployment is less than 4 percent?

What if you were offered a job driving a straight truck for $14.50 an hour with overtime a great benefits package, and raises with experience!
The job would entail delivering bulk oil and agricultural products to the farm. Yes in the busy seasons you would find yourself working 6 days a week for the planting and harvest. No overnights required. Tons of room to grow in this job.
This driver is not going to remain simply a driver. The position will expect you to become part of a team that provides agribusiness customer support! You will be the human face contact person between the company and those farmers and other agribusinesses who use this supply system for oil and parts. With experience you will help identify needs so that your company can provide solutions.
If you might be interested in this career change that has a lifetime of opportunity with an established company that is hiring because they have growth in this economy causing the need for more employees, and if you think driving should allow enough personal time to have a real home life outside the truck but are not finding it driving where you are, Contact me and I will connect you with a business that is looking for a CDL holder to join the family. Class B with air brake or class A.


snak1  You can become a sponsor of Snakebite Racing for just 1 dollar. ( and 2 stamps if you are in the USA).  How you ask? By placing a dollar bill in an envelope ( say with a card of some kind Christmas cards would work this month) and mail it to Bob.  It is perfectly legal to mail as much as 100$ in 20 dollar bills to Canada. ( it takes 2 first class stamps tho).         Bobs address is

Bob Heans
Box 292
Fergus, Ontario,CA

December 9 2009

Snakebite Racing is pleased to announce our new sponsor. The Peoples Journal

"This is a great fit for Snakebite Racing" said Bob Heans owner of Snakebite Racing. With the new sponsorship from this will allow us to be more competitive in our class.

Our agreement with is a multi year agreement that began at the Mopar Canadian Nationals in Grand Bend Ontario. Which was held July 17 thru 20th 2009 and run thru the 2011 racing season.

With a total rebuild of our car this winter we will be coming out with a new paint design and new graphics on the Consolidated Accounting Services, Morrison Automotive, Chevy Malibu.

Our first event will be at the 2010 Louisville Truck show in Louisville Ky. Were we will unveil the 1010 version of our car. Rusty Wade (Yoda) when asked said that he was very glad that we at Snakebite Racing would take the time to come down to Louisville and show of our car on behalf of

Along with the car Bob Heans aka(Snakebite)owner and driver and Brian Heans crew chief for the Consolidated Accounting Services,Morrison Automotive, will be there at Louisville to talk to all the drivers in attendance . There you can have your picture taken with our race car, and talk to one of the youngest crew chiefs in the IHRA.

We will be offering sponsorship for all the drivers that wish to do so.

Here’s how it works. With a minimum donation you can sign a white board that will be taken to a sign shop and transferred to the trunk of our car and for the 2010 racing season your name will appear on our race car. Just think of the bragging rights you will have as a small sponsor of this car?? This will also give you a access to our pit at any event were permitted by the IHRA or local track that we are racing at. (Note) Snakebite Racing or any of it’s sponsors are not responsible for costs for you to attend any race.

The 2010 racing season promises to be our biggest one yet to date thanks to all our corporate sponsors.

As the road to Louisville Continues.