Regarding the obstacle to passenger rail editorial in The Roanoke Times Sunday, April 11, could the exact reason for delaying the completion o…
The General Assembly gave final passage to one of Stanley’s bills that would provide more opportunities for dogs and cats that have been tested on the chance to be adopted.
A Tuesday afternoon collision that closed a rail crossing in Botetourt County happened when a train struck the rear of a tractor-trailer, acco…
The bills to help bring passenger rail back to the New River Valley still must pass another threshold of approval before going to Gov. Ralph Northam.
The October crash dumped tons of coal into the Roanoke River west of Salem.
There’s a meme going around Facebook that goes like this: In the future, there will be historians whose specialty isn’t simply the year 2020, …
Train tracks in downtown Roanoke have been restored for service Friday after Norfolk Southern cars derailed downtown Wednesday.
A plan to possibly bring passenger rail service to the New River Valley is gathering steam.
A Norfolk Southern train derailed late Friday off Barley Drive in Roanoke County. The road name was incorrect in an article published Sunday.
Rail cars on a Norfolk Southern train carrying coal derailed into the Roanoke River upstream of Salem's main water intake late Friday, Roanoke…
C.B. and Betty Black would like to know: Where's the $24,124.80 John Hancock Life Insurance Co. claims it paid them in 2019? The retired couple said they never received the money — but their accountant has told them they now owe federal income taxes on the sum.
More than a dozen Norfolk Southern Railway cars derailed early Sunday morning under the Fifth Street bridge in downtown Roanoke.
A FedEx tractor trailer and a Norfolk Southern train collided just off of Rives Road at the entrance to Nationwide Homes in Martinsville at about 1:35 p.m. Tuesday.
A slate of new career services will be available to employees affected by layoffs at Norfolk Southern, General Electric and FreightCar America.
Norfolk Southern has furloughed 130 employees in Roanoke and one rail union says the workers have only a “slim” chance of being recalled to wo…
Norfolk Southern Corp. put more than 40 Roanoke workers on leave Tuesday.
As in recent columns, we’re listening for the lonesome sound of the train whistle and watching for signs of the elusive Canis latrans.
Keister Evans wants to hold a grand opening for the park off Eagle Springs Road in Danville named after his family. But a bridge on Water Stre…
ABINGDON, Va. -- An early morning accident involving a vehicle and train remain under investigation by Virginia State Police.
APPALACHIA, Va. — Norfolk Southern Railroad continues to make progress in the cleanup and recovery from Saturday’s train derailment in Wise County, a spokesman said Tuesday.
A documentary chronicling the history of the advertising industry in the Roanoke Valley will premiere Wednesday at the Grandin Theatre.