NEWS


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“Rosies” celebrated

Mitchell Heights facing budget challenges

MITCHELL HEIGHTS, W.Va. — Most of us face the ongoing problem of our income remaining flat while our bills and expenditures go up with inflation...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


6 Dems, no Republicans, join in private budget talk

6 Dems, no Republicans, join in private budget talk

By The Associated PressCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Only six legislators, all Democrats, showed up in response to Gov. Jim Justice’s invitatio...

March 22nd, 2017 updated: March 23rd, 2017. |  


After flood, White Sulphur Springs businesses bounce back

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — Small businesses in Greenbrier County are bouncing back following last year’s devastating floods.The c...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Justice: Republicans want to hide cuts

Justice: Republicans want to hide cuts

CHARLESTON — Tuesday, Governor Jim Justice informed West Virginia families that the Republican-led legislature doesn’t want to come clean ...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


2nd arrest in Micco church break-in

2nd arrest in Micco church break-in

MICCO, W.Va. — A second arrest was recently made in the case of the church burglary at Micco that occurred in October 2016.On Oct. 28, 2016, The...

March 22nd, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |  


SPORTS


Spring is officially here!

At least that is what the calendar says. With the crazy weather we have had this winter who can be certain anymore.Mother Nature’s rollercoaster...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Lady Billies win home opener over Westside

MAN, W.Va. — The Man High School softball team won their home opener on Friday evening with a 4-1 victory over the Westside Lady Renegades.Emile...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 25th, 2017. |  


Herd baseball defeats No. 25 Southern Miss in road DH

Herd baseball defeats No. 25 Southern Miss in road DH

HATTIESBURG, Miss. – The Marshall baseball team rallied from an early hole to earn an 8-7 victory in game two of Friday’s Conference USA d...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Cramer’s walkoff hit in 9th lifts WVU baseball in home opener

Cramer’s walkoff hit in 9th lifts WVU baseball in home opener

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Senior Jackson Cramer hit a two-run, walk-off home run to cap a four-run ninth inning as the West Virginia University baseba...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Kevin Gertz to coach Logan baseball in place of dad Roger

Kevin Gertz to coach Logan baseball in place of dad Roger

LOGAN, W.Va. — Kevin Gertz is stepping into a new role this season.That role is head coach of the Logan High School baseball team.Gertz replaces...

March 24th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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The cradle of forestry in America
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Janet’s Appalachian Recipes
This Week in West Virginia History

This Week in West Virginia History

By Michael [email protected] – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to ...

March 19th, 2017 |  


Bipolar Disorder: Uncommon highs and extreme lows

By F. Keith DavisLogan Mingo Area Mental HealthBipolar Disorder is a serious mental health illness. It is essentially a reoccurring condition involvin...

March 15th, 2017 updated: March 16th, 2017. |  


Logan Valley of Scottish Rite to set up auxilliary

Logan Valley of Scottish Rite to set up auxilliary

LOGAN, W.Va. - Members of the Scottish Rite Valley of Logan got some good news along with a good meal at the monthly Feb. 9 meeting at the Aracoma 99 ...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Vance honored with second All State Band invitation

Vance honored with second All State Band invitation

CHAPMANVILLE, W.Va. — Chapmanville Regional High School sophomore Skylar Vance recently participated in her second year at All State Band.The ba...

March 15th, 2017 |  


This Week in West Virginia History

This Week in West Virginia History

By Michael [email protected] – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to ...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Reinvention: Overcoming trials, suffering, and loss

Reinvention: Overcoming trials, suffering, and loss

By F. Keith DavisLogan Mingo Area Mental HealthIn these economically depressing and demanding times in the southern part of the state, many individual...

March 8th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Palm Sunday
Remembers the community of Holden 22

Remembers the community of Holden 22

Like many Logan Countians who grew up in coal camp communities, we often referred to our little coal camp areas as numbers. For instance, when I was g...

March 13th, 2017 |  


No budget solution yet

No budget solution yet

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — With the 60-day regular session of the Legislature moving toward its midpoint, Gov. Jim Justice and legislative leaders rema...

March 7th, 2017 |  


The end of prohibition in Logan

The end of prohibition in Logan

What do you get when you put a beer and a joint together? Well, a “beer joint” of course.Now, before you get all bent out of shape, let me...

March 5th, 2017 |  


Mountain Memories Make Many MinionsSeveral years ago I was fortunate enough to go to Hawaii and went to the island of Maui. One of the things you just...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Never say die

Never say die

The closing of so many Sears’s stores across the nation, including the one at Aracoma near Logan and the Charleston Town Center Mall location, i...

February 25th, 2017 updated: February 25th, 2017. |  


Gun-rights debate going further in the wrong direction

The following editorial appeared in Newsday on Friday, Feb. 17:Just as with operating cars, people who want guns should have to become educated on the...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA