| 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...
| Dec 16, 2012
The first time William C. Wooldridge held an antique map of Virginia, he was a young Army officer taking a meandering, homesick stroll through the streets of Heidelberg, Germany.
Catching his eye from an old print shop window, the early 1600s map...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 12:09 PM
LOGANSPORT, Ind. (AP) — A freight train has derailed in north central Indiana after striking the trailer of a truck stopped on the tracks.
The engines of the Norfolk Southern train derailed Monday morning along Indiana 25 south of Logansport,...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 7:26 PM
The property owner of the World Kitchen warehouse on U.S. 11 in Greencastle announced Wednesday the kitchenware provider has signed documents saying it will continue occupying the facility as it undergoes more than $10 million in improvements.
| Dec 1, 2012
| 9:48 AM
Update: We now knwo the name of the man struck by a Norfolk Southern train.
Dublin Police Department say James Edward Brown of Dublin, VA was hit while crossing the tracks at an unapproved crossing.
Brown died at the scene.
The Claytor Lake...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 2:45 AM
Nevermind what you see outside of your window. The ski season has begun in northern Michigan, where downhill resorts opened this past week, including Boyne Highlands, Boyne Mountain and Nubs Nob, along with Pine Knob in the town of Clarkston, halfway...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 5:17 AM
Norfolk Southern Corp. plans to appeal a federal agency's order requiring it to pay an injured worker more than $288,000.
The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration's order came in a whistleblower complaint. The worker claimed Norfolk...