Volume 38, No. 4
South Branch Valley
by John Leopard — Saved by the state of West Virginia in 1978, this former Baltimore & Ohio branch line hosts a handful of passenger excursions mixed in with regular freight operations. The railroad’s traditional paint schemes and scenic route will draw you to the Mountain State.
Flying High Above the Metroplex
by David Hawkins — This article captures a fascinating mix of freight, passenger, and transit in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.
Wilmington & Western
by Steve Barry — Delaware’s venerable steam railroad has been taking passengers through the historic Red Clay Valley since 1966.
Portraits of Railroading
by James D. Porterfield — Reviewing the creative and varied artwork of railroad-themed postage stamps over the years.
Hawaiian Railway Society
by Michael T. Burkhart — This group of volunteers keeps Oahu’s narrow gauge heritage alive with a popular diesel-powered tourist operation near Ewa Beach.
Departures/commentary: Alexander Benjamin Craghead
Railnews/top news stories and photos from our readers: Eric Berger
Transit Currents/transit news: Bob Gallegos
Capitol Lines/news from Washington: Don Phillips
Railroadiana/new product, book, and video reviews
Timetable/railroad event listings submitted by our readers
LocoNotes/diesel spotters: Kenneth M. Ardinger
Through My Lens/trackside adventures and memories: Kevin EuDaly
On The Menu/railroad dining, art, and culture: James D. Porterfield
The Scan Man/the world of railroad radio: Vincent Reh
Markers/editorial commentary and musings
Parting Shot/Kit Courter