Norfolk Southern Gov. Northam to Make Rail Expansion Announcement By Michael Pope • May 5, 2021 AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Passenger rail service is expanding into the New River Valley. Gov. Northam will be in Christianburg Wednesday to announce a deal with Norfolk Southern. Norfolk Southern Moving Headquarters to Atlanta By Associated Press • Dec 12, 2018 (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File) Railroad company Norfolk Southern Corp. is moving its headquarters from Norfolk, Virginia, to Atlanta, bringing with it 850 jobs and more than $500 million in economic investment, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal announced Wednesday.