| Feb 1, 2012
| 4:19 PM
LEONI TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A Chicago-bound Amtrak train slammed into a semitrailer that was stuck on the tracks in southern Michigan Wednesday, leaving 10 people injured, authorities said.
Amtrak said the engine came to rest on its side and the...
| Feb 3, 2012
Is it really the goal of the Plan Maryland initiative to wage “war” on our part of the state as well as on Southern Maryland and the Eastern Shore? Or do we believe the testimony last week of Maryland Planning Secretary Richard Hall that...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 5:17 AM
MISHAWAKA – A busy Mishawaka highway is about to shut down for awhile.
The Indiana Department of Transportation plans to close State Road 331 (Capital Ave.) between Lincolnway and 12th St. on Monday.
INDOT spokesman Matt Deitchley says Norfolk...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 8:41 AM
Construction is under way on one of our area's busiest roads.
A section of Capital Avenue is shut down, and that may be the case until the end of the month.
Indiana's Department of Transportation plans closed a half mile stretch of Capital Avenue in...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 1:53 PM
For more than a century, it has stood the test of time. But it looks like time could be running outfor the historic train depot in Boones Mill. It's located right off Boones Mill Road and Church Hill Street and it may be demolished. Norfolk Southern owns...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 2:30 PM
Norfolk Southern Corp. says a drop in coal shipments and lower fuel surcharge revenue during the third quarter will hurt the railroad's profits.
Norfolk Southern said Wednesday that the railroad expects to report third-quarter earnings between $1.18...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 6:57 AM
UPDATED 10:45 p.m.
The fight to save the Boones Mill train depot gained new support Monday night The historic building is in danger of being torn down.
At an emergency meeting, Town Manager Lynn Frith threw his support behind the preservation effort....
| Sep 26, 2012
| 2:23 PM
A major construction project in Lynchburg is causing people to change their driving habits.
"I usually try to avoid the area, if at all possible," said Robert Reynolds, who travels from his home in Concord every day to pick up his children at Liberty...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 1:24 PM
The fire was a tough sight to behold. Tony Williams surveyed the damage the day after a July 21st fire burned his business to the ground.
Now, everybody on Interstate 581 South in Roanoke can see the charred remains of what once was for Williams' and...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 8:22 AM
The Commonwealth Transportation board has awarded a $20.4 million contract to design and build the interchange at Interstate 581/Route 220 exit at Elm Avenue in Roanoke.
The board has given the contract to American Infrastructure – VA Inc. of...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 10:03 AM
A vintage Norfolk Southern train stopped in Hagerstown on Tuesday at the Norfolk Southern Vardo Yard off Downsville Pike.
The train dates to 1952, according to Conductor Robin Smith.
“It’s cool and a little different to conduct,” Smith...