Community Owned. Local News. Burke County, NC.

Could passenger train service for Burke become a reality?


Senior Reporter, THE PAPER

Posted 8/19/23

It’s been nearly half a century since western North Carolina residents last woke up in the morning in a drizzling rain, looked around the curve, and saw a passenger train. But thanks to a boxcar full of federal funding, they might soon hear that train a-comin,’ rolling ‘round the bend once more.

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