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  1. In Our View / Oil Train Safety: Wea ve been warned, repeatedlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | HeraldNet

    ... a fire. Injuries were limited to one person suffering smoke inhalation. Last April, in a 17-car derailment in Lynchburg, Virginia , three railcars failed and spilled their crude into the James River and caused a fire. Again no injuries were ...

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  2. Murder on the Merriment ExpressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Townhall

    ... take as warning signs before more people die. For example, 14 oil cars derailed outside of a children's museum in Lynchburg, VA in 2014. And, earlier this month, 29 cars carrying crude from the Bakken oil patch derailed on the perimeter of Timmins, ...

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  3. Road Conditions Alot Better Than Saturday, But In Danger Of Re-FreezingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- Crews have worked through the night to get the roads cleared. The sunlight and warmer temperatures helped, but now wet roads may be a cause for concern and possible re-freezing "The roads were fine, we live on VES, so it's still kind of icy and everything, but the main roads are clear and in pretty good shape," said Mitzi Boyd who drove from Boonsboro.

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  4. W. Tennis. Herd-Tennis Triumphs over Liberty 5-2Read the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... s (6-2) continued its winning streak Saturday, taking the edge over Liberty University 5-2 at the Sports Racket in Lynchburg, Va. The win marked the Herd's fifth straight victory....

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  5. Low temperatures kill dozens in cold snap that stretches from SiberiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    A frigid air mass that stretches as far west as Siberia has killed dozens of people in the United States. All-time record-low temperatures have been reported across eastern, central and southern portions of the country, including in Jamestown, N.Y., which reached 31 degrees below zero Tuesday, and in Lynchburg, Va., which reached 11 below zero Friday morning.

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  6. Derailment sends tanker into riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Recordpub.com

    ... ignite and result in huge fireballs. Responding to a series of fiery train crashes, including one this spring in Lynchburg, Virginia, the government proposed rules in July that would phase out tens of thousands of older tank cars that carry ...

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  7. The sky filled with fire after oil train derailed in W. Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... latest in the history of mishaps involving oil and other hazardous materials transported by rail. A derailment in Lynchburg, Va., in July, prompted renewed calls for greater regulation of how crude is shipped . Another train carrying oil derailed in ...

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  8. West Virginia train crash: Giant fireball after freight train...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The Daily Record

    ... to Fayette County 911 Coordinator James Bennett. The derailment occurred less than 200 miles (320 km) west of Lynchburg, Virginia, where another CSX train also bound for the Plains terminal in Yorktown derailed and erupted last April. Plains did not ...

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  9. Train hauling crude oil derails in West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | ABC News

    ... department of homeland security and emergency management The derailment occurred less than 320 kilometres west of Lynchburg, Virginia, where another CSX train also bound for the Plains terminal in Yorktown derailed and erupted last April. The latest ...

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  10. Train Carrying Crude Oil Derails in Eastern USRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... ded, it was traveling the same route as a train that derailed last year, setting off an explosion near the city of Lynchburg, Virginia.

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  11. 2 West Virginia towns evacuated as another oil train derails, catches fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    A train carrying crude oil derailed and caught fire Monday in West Virginia, less than two weeks after the U.S. Department of Transportation sent a package of new rail safety regulations to the White House for review. The CSX train was traveling on the same route as another crude oil train that derailed and caught fire 10 months ago in downtown Lynchburg, Va.

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  12. Crude Oil Train Derails in West Virginia; 2 Towns EvacuatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Insurance Journal West

    ... train was heading or whose oil it was carrying. However, the crash occurred less than 200 miles (320 km) west of Lynchburg, Virginia, where another CSX train bound for an East Coast oil terminal run by Plains All American Pipelines derailed and ...

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  13. Oil Train Derailment in Ontario is Latest in String of Fiery, Disastrous IncidentsRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | Common Dreams

    ... of a popular tourist town. The most recent explosive derailment occurred in April of last year, in downtown Lynchburg, Va., resulting in crude oil leaking out of punctured tank cars, setting the James River on fire. Ethanol shipments by rail have ...

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  14. Salvation Army In Lynchburg Sees Increase In People Needing ShelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- With so many people trying to get out of the cold, the Salvation Army in Lynchburg has opened their overflow shelter. They say on recent frigid nights, they've seen an increase of 30 to 40 more people than usual coming in to sleep overnight.

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  15. Another oil train derails, ignites fire in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    ... been almost 10 months since the last serious oil train derailment with a spill and fire. But that incident , in Lynchburg, Va., and others in Casselton, N.D., Plaster Rock, New Brunswick, and Aliceville, Ala., have raised concerns in communities ...

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  16. Pin pushes No. 16 Newberry wrestlers to win over UNC PembrokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Newberry Observer

    ... 7-0 on the season, with his last two wins by fall. Newberry opened the dual with a 10-5 decision by Trung Duong (Lynchburg, Va.) at 125 lbs. and a 5-0 decision at 133 lbs. by Jordan Simpson (Oxford, Ala.). UNCP's No. 2 Daniel Ownbey held a big lead ...

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  17. Mall Theft Leads to Police Chase and CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA.-On Friday, February 13 just after 11:00 Lynchburg Police Department officers stopped a black Nissan Versa on Boonsboro Rd. near Link Rd. Lynchburg Police say the vehicle and driver were wanted in connection with a Larceny from the Belk store at River Ridge Mall.

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  18. Lynchburg Valentine's Day Guide for ProcrastinatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA- It hits on the same date every year but somehow it still catches some of us off guard. Whether you like to make a big impression, or end up running to the grocery store at the last minute, we've got some suggestions for a fun Valentine's Day.

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  19. New Book "The Caregiver's Bible" Gives Gritty Look at the...Read the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... Author: John Killinger Noted minister and theologian John Killinger has pastored the First Presbyterian Church of Lynchburg, Virginia, the First Congregational Church of Los Angeles, and famous Marble Collegiate Church in New York City. Following ...

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  20. Black Veterans Honored by City of LynchburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Lynchburg, VA.- February is Black History Month and the City of Lynchburg took the opportunity to recognize some special veterans. A group of brave African Americans gathered in the cold to receive recognition for their service.

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