Norfolk Southern

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Passenger rail service is expanding into the New River Valley.  Gov. Northam will be in Christianburg Wednesday to announce a deal with Norfolk Southern.

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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.