Villa Grove is a town in Central Illinois known for flooding. As much as it becomes a pain sometimes, there is really nothing our town can control about it. That’s how it has been since the town w... (more)
It may be mid-teen temperatures and 20+mph winds, but that isn't stopping me from braving the cold for some pictures! With a hefty (for the local) train in tow for Cadwell, Shelbyville, etc, the U... (more)
The North Local heads south through Dwight, powered by a pair of UP GP40-2's, 1472 and 1501.
Highballing south through Godley, the UP's North Local has four cars on the return trip to Bloomington.
UP 1472 and 1501 highball south, through Gardner, IL., along the old GM&O Main.
The local trundles down the old main with scrap for Azcon. The truss bridge is over Wood River creek. This line recently lost one of two wig wags due to the Indiana Avenue extension.