All Aboard…………………….. if you dare……………………. Please join us for our 2017 Fright Train on Friday & Saturday, October 20 & 21, and Friday & Saturday, October 27 & 28 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. This year’s Fright Train will board in Red Springs.
RS&N Members Bucky Elks, Alana Norris, Jerry & Jewel Bullard, Alan Clark, Alton Riley, Bruce Smith, Robert Rhew, Tom Stallings, John Shefte, Screech Lanis, and a guest appearance by Bob Netwton attended the National Train Day at the North Carolina Transportation Museum on Friday, May 12 and Saturday, May 13. Four RS&N members brought motorcars. The
National Train Day at the N.C. Transportation Museum located in Spencer, North Carolina will be held on Friday and Saturday, May 12 and 13. The event will feature passenger and caboose train rides. The N.C. Transportation Museum will also feature Red Springs & Northern motor car rides. The A-6 motor car will be there to
Members of RSN attended the Girl Scout Rail Camp at the North Carolina Transportation Museum on March 25. Thanks to Debbie Lee, Mark Bullard, Dan Willey, John Shefte, Clay Massey, Tom Stallings, and guest Kermit White who volunteered for this worthy event. Debbie did an excellent job hosting
The RS&N Annual Membership Meeting was held Saturday, February 18, 2017 at 10:00 am at the Red Springs Public Works Facility Annual reports by officers, board members and committee chairs was presented to the members. Elections were held and members voted for three director positions. Lunch was served after the annual meeting. The Board of Directors for 2017 Tim Parnell,
I would like to pass along some more forward progress on the RS&N. Rick Tufts has begun to scrape, grind and prime our tie crane. I look forward to the day we can send the folks at Spencer a picture of the completed project! Work will continue as weather allows and anyone who is
We are all mourning the loss of fellow member John Michael Green who passed away suddenly on December 5th, 2016 at his home. John has been a member of the RS&N for many years and was one of our Board Directors. He was instrumental in the organization having radio communications on the whole line from
Please join us for our 2016 Rails to Christmas railcar rides in downtown Red Springs. Tickets are $5.00 per person with children under 5 years of age free. We will be collecting nonperishable food to make Christmas food baskets for needy families in the area. Donations of canned vegetable/fruit goods, canned hams, stuffing mix, corn
Best Holiday wishes to all: We at Red Springs & Northern Railroad are more busy this Holiday season than usual. Hurricane Matthew in November dealt Robeson County a severe blow in every category, from loss of housing to loss of crops. The railroad damage was no exception. I selected a couple of representative phots to
Due to the significant storm damage from Hurricane Matthew, the Red Springs and Northern Foundation has cancelled the 2016 Halloween Fright Train (October 21 & 22, October 28 & 29). We hope to be back on track for a frightful fun time next year!!