| Oct 20, 2012
| 6:25 PM
Norfolk Southern says it has laid off about 200 workers in the railroad's divisions based in Bluefield and Roanoke.
Norfolk Southern says that decreased coal traffic led to the furloughs.
The company has offered affected employees jobs at seven other...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 6:39 PM
BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (AP) --
Norfolk Southern Corp. says it has laid off about 200 workers in the railroad's divisions based in Bluefield and Roanoke.
Robin Chapman of Norfolk Southern tells the Bluefield Daily Telegraph that decreased coal traffic led to...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 4:30 PM
MILFORD – A northern Kosciusko County woman has died after her pickup truck was hit by a train Monday afternoon.
Emergency crews were called to the Emeline St. crossing at Main St. in Milford shortly after 2 p.m.
There, they found 77-year-old...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 4:01 PM
Norfolk Southern is putting demolition plans for the Boones Mill Train Depot on hold until further notice.
Your Hometown News Leader received an email from Robin Chapman with the railroad. He said the company will be sending the town a letter outlining...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 5:29 PM
Wall Street experts didn't expect good news and they were right.
On Tuesday Norfolk Southern released its third quarter report and it shows the company lost money across the board.
The third quarter report shows profits are down 27%.
Coal revenue is...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 4:32 AM
The Virginia U.S. Senate race is among the most closely watched and hotly contested in the country, and the outcome could determine which party controls the Senate.
WDBJ7's Hollani Davis goes one on one with Republican George Allen.
| May 5, 2012
| 10:45 AM
There's a new exhibit waiting to greet summer visitors at Delaware's Cape Henlopen State Park. And it's big.
It's a 16-inch gun barrel that once roared from the deck of the battleship Missouri during World War II, and it now rests — 120 tons, 68...
| May 11, 2012
| 8:55 PM
Candidate apologizes for statements made in error
To the editor:
I would like to formally apologize to Mrs. Cindy Kauffman and her husband, Mayor Skip Kauffman, for incorrectly claiming recently that the mayor had "appointed his wife" to the position of...
| May 12, 2012
Editor’s note: We have received a large number of letters to the editor concerning the proposed multiuse stadium in downtown Hagerstown. To publish as many as we can in a timely fashion, we are dedicating a second Opinion page to letters today....
| May 17, 2012
| 2:44 PM
Rail investigators are still trying to figure out what caused a train to go off the tracks in Appomattox County.
A Norfolk Southern train derailed near Pamplin Wednesday afternoon. That's about 10 miles east of Appomattox. The tracks run parallel to...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 6:11 PM
The derailment that killed two young women in Ellicott City Tuesday morning adds one more incident to a long history of CSX trains leaving the tracks in Maryland — from little-remembered events in the company's own railyards to the spectacular...