The Spirit of UP rolls through downtown Opelika and helps Make America Great Again on Election Day 2020.
A recent CSX rebuild leads Q601 south on Good Friday... in a bad part of town.
Q602 heads north past the damaged 3172 which has been parked downtown for a week following a collision vs. an 18 wheeler.
Q611 heads south through Opelika on a (finally) sunny Saturday morning.
This Nationwide Truck Driver was captain of the Failboat this morning as he got hit by a southbound military train. #murica
The Pennsy heritage unit leads a 5 locomotive consist through Opelika as it pulls freight train 137 below I-85.
Q220 comes through Auburn and passes the former depot that now serves as a restaurant.
The N&W Heritage Unit comes through Opelika as my foreground clutter of a boyfriend Frank Orona photobombs my shot at the last second. ;)
The N&W Heritage Unit comes through Alexander City on a sunny Sunday afternoon. A surprising MoW tie train with the NS 4617 leading waits to head out next.
After a meet with NS 187 in Opelika, NS 198 heads east toward Columbus on a beautiful Saturday afternoon.
On the first sunny day in a while, NS 187 heads West toward downtown Opelika, where it will have a rare meet with NS 198.
A five unit lash up of mostly CSX and some Union Pacific locomotives rolls through Opelika as the NOLA bound mixed freight train continues its southward trek.
Waycross bound freight train Q513 splits the signals at control point JR Mapp with a classic looking AC4400 leading this day's mixed freight.
Local train A746 works the West Fraser saw mill as seen from the underutilized hwy 431 bridge. Note: The rare and elusive Frank Orona can be seen in his natural habitat to the left.
A typical eastern Alabama scene unfolds as Q601 heads into Loachapoka passing a mostly tranquil dirt road on a sunny afternoon in the South.