NEWS


DNC 2016: By the Numbers from the Democratic National Convention

DNC 2016: By the Numbers from the Democratic National Convention

PHILADELPHIA — By the numbers from the Democratic National Convention:• U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, D-NJ, told the Pennsylvania Delegation Mond...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Senatorial candidate Katie McGinty to address the DNC on Thursday

Senatorial candidate Katie McGinty to address the DNC on Thursday

PHILADELPHIA — Democrat Katie McGinty scored a prime speaking spot — she will address the Democratic National Convention on Thursday eveni...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Hillary Clinton will be in Scranton, Pennsylvania, on Aug. 15

Hillary Clinton will be in Scranton, Pennsylvania, on Aug. 15

PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic National Convention was barely underway when the Pennsylvania Delegation heard a major announcement.Hillary C...

July 25th, 2016 updated: July 25th, 2016. |  


Foundation distributes scholarship funds

Foundation distributes scholarship funds

LOGAN, W.Va. — A total of thirty six students from the three county high schools have been awarded scholarships by the Logan County Charitable a...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Two charged for allegedly making Meth

Two charged for allegedly making Meth

LOGAN, W.Va. — On Wednesday, July 20, 2016, deputies from the Logan County Sheriff’s Department assisted Logan County Home confinement off...

July 24th, 2016 |  


LRMC names 2016 Mercy Award winner

LRMC names 2016 Mercy Award winner

LOGAN, W.Va. — Logan Regional Medical Center, which is part of LifePoint Health, recently announced that Justin Turner has been recognized as th...

July 24th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Chapmanville Football Camp
Logan to play in state tourney

Logan to play in state tourney

The Logan 11-12-year-old Little League All-Star baseball team is scheduled to begin play in the state tournament on Friday at 6 p.m. against Sophia at...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Logan releases first ever soccer schedule

Logan releases first ever soccer schedule

The Logan High School soccer team has unveiled its first ever soccer schedule.Logan is fielding a team for the first time in school history this fall ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Logan 11-12s set to play at state

Logan 11-12s set to play at state

The Logan and Madison 11-12-year-old Little League All-Stars are scheduled to open play in the state tournament this weekend at Bridgeport.The Logan A...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Man 13s to play NC in regionals

The Man All-Stars, the winner of the recent 13-year-old Little League Intermediate state championship, is scheduled to play this weekend in the Southe...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Andi Charging ahead in Dallas

Andi Charging ahead in Dallas

Andi Williamson is “Charging” ahead with the Dallas Charge this summer.Williamson, a Harts native, Chapmanville Regional High School gradu...

July 20th, 2016 |  


New teams on Billies’ hoop schedule

New teams on Billies’ hoop schedule

MAN — It will be a new era for the Man High School boys’ basketball team next season as the Hillbillies head up to Double-A for the first ...

July 19th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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START hosts June meeting
Southern releases Spring Dean’s List

Southern releases Spring Dean’s List

MT. GAY, W.Va. — Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College has announced that the following students have been placed on the Dean&#...

July 16th, 2016 |  


Americanism Essay winners

Americanism Essay winners

Freemasonry Brother George Howes, 32nd, presents 2nd Place Winner Brandon A. Hodges of Beth Haven Christian School with a $300 check.Illustrious H. Ja...

July 10th, 2016 |  


More than 1,700 graduated May 7 at MU

More than 1,700 graduated May 7 at MU

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — More than 1,700 students graduated from Marshall University Saturday, May 7.For the fifth consecutive year, Marshall conduct...

July 10th, 2016 |  


McCloud family hosts annual reunion

McCloud family hosts annual reunion

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The descendants of Sherner and Bessie Workman McCloud, formerly Lundale, W.Va., gathered at Coonskin Park, shelter 18, in Ch...

July 4th, 2016 |  


Kazee family reunion held June 25

HENLAWSON, W.Va. — The descendents of Richards and Winnie Bays Kazee gathered at Chief Logan State Park Saturday, June 25, for their annual fami...

July 4th, 2016 updated: July 4th, 2016. |  


Volunteers needed to sort, organize books

BIG UGLY, W.Va. — The Big Ugly Community Center (BUCC), Harts, received a donation of more than 10,000 books from an Illinois donor on Tuesday, ...

July 4th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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The dangerous Trump doctrine
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There are always heroes
At GOP convention, party disunity on full display

At GOP convention, party disunity on full display

CLEVELAND — Like partners in a shotgun marriage, Donald Trump and the Republican Party’s establishment have been preaching unity this week...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Logan man returns from the dead

Logan man returns from the dead

Needless to say, things certainly were different back in the 1920’s and ‘30’s. Here’s a humorous story I uncovered one day whi...

July 21st, 2016 |  


After Nice, it’s official: The campaign’s about fear

After Nice, it’s official: The campaign’s about fear

Last week’s terrorist attack in Nice, after similar tragedies in Paris, San Bernardino, Brussels, Orlando and Istanbul, made two things painfull...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Former top cop says heated rhetoric not helping

Former top cop says heated rhetoric not helping

Charles Ramsey has law enforcement credentials that few can match. Only now, for the first time in over 40 years, the former top cop for the District ...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Overcoming the Spirit of Doubt

Overcoming the Spirit of Doubt

In a world of turmoil, perplexity, and uncertainty it is easy to experience distrust and skepticism. We doubt the guarantee of the salesman, the promi...

July 16th, 2016 |  


Handguns’ chilling effect in the classroom

Handguns’ chilling effect in the classroom

Professors at the University of Texas at Austin, my alma mater, are considering if and how their classes will be different this fall when, beginning A...

July 15th, 2016 |  


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