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Trucking jobs abound, but applicants are few

SAVANNAH, Ga. — Tribe Transportation, a growing company, just added 10 trucks to its tractor-trailer fleet. The problem has been hiring drivers.

So far, the company has filled four of the jobs. The hires are mostly veteran truckers in their 50s, men who probably won’t spend many more years behind the wheel, said Matt Handte, executive vice president.

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