NEWS


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LHS Valedictorian
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Arriaga pleads not guilty
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MHS Valedictorian
Investigators seek motive in slaying of ex-coal executive

Investigators seek motive in slaying of ex-coal executive

WILLIAMSON — Authorities say investigators are still trying to determine a motive in the fatal shooting of former coal company executive Ben Hat...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Dispute over superintendent’s contract continues

Dispute over superintendent’s contract continues

THREE MILE CURVE, W.Va. — The dispute over the employment contract for superintendent of Logan County schools Phyllis Doty continued at the May ...

May 25th, 2016 updated: May 26th, 2016. |  


CRHS Valedictorian

CRHS Valedictorian

CHAPMANVILLE, W.Va. — Kevin Hoops will lead the 2016 Chapmanville Regional High School (CRHS) graduating class as Valedictorian during a ceremon...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Arrest made in Ben Hatfield murder

Arrest made in Ben Hatfield murder

MAHER, W. Va. – The body of a man found shot to death at a cemetery in Mingo County was identified late Monday evening as coal executive Ben Hat...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Library announces partnership with Driving-Tests.org

MAN, W.Va. — Buffalo Creek Memorial Public Library has announced a partnership with Driving-Tests.org, a company dedicated to driver safety and ...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Devil Anse Trail opens today

Devil Anse Trail opens today

MATEWAN, W.Va. — The new, long awaited Devil Anse Trail will be open for riders beginning today, May 25.This new system, which will link the Buf...

May 25th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


West Virginia State Softball Tournament boxscores

W.Va. State Softball Tournamentat Jackson Park, ViennaClass AAChapmanville 10, James Monroe 0 (5 inn.)Championship (Game 2), ThursdayChapmanville 510 ...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Marshall baseball survives FIU, advances to C-USA semifinals

Marshall baseball survives FIU, advances to C-USA semifinals

HATTIESBURG, Miss. — Marshall baseball (34-20) advances to its first Conference USA Tournament semifinals since the 2008 season after a 7-6 win ...

May 28th, 2016 |  


CRHS gets rematch with Mavericks

CRHS gets rematch with Mavericks

VIENNA — It was an old fashioned pitcher’s duel on Wednesday night in the Class AA state softball tournament at Jackson Memorial Park in V...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Man baseball team advances in regionals

SETH — The Man High School baseball team built an early 5-0 lead before holding off a late Sherman rally to defeat the Tide 5-2 in the Class A R...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Mingo Central hosting Alumni Football Weekend

Mingo Central hosting Alumni Football Weekend

RED JACKET — Do you miss the glory days?After the demise of both the Hatfield-McCoy Senior Bowl and the East-West All-Star game, Mingo Central H...

May 26th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Mahaffey-Baisden to wed
Local women attend GFWC W.Va. annual convention

Local women attend GFWC W.Va. annual convention

LOGAN, W.Va. — Local women attended the General Federation of Women’s Clubs West Virginia’s 110th annual convention. The event was h...

May 21st, 2016 |  


Students make a difference

Students make a difference

LOGAN, W.Va. — The fourth period 5th grade Social Studies Class of Logan Middle School, directed by Mrs. Ashley Zornes-Lyall, has attacked the o...

May 15th, 2016 |  


Healthy Logan County encourages physical activity

Healthy Logan County encourages physical activity

MAN, W.Va. — Healthy Logan County, an organization that meets on the fourth Friday of each month at the Buffalo Creek Memorial Library, is encou...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Lions Club induction

Lions Club induction

District Governor Ken Valko, pictured right, was guest speaker at the Man Lions Club meeting held April 18, 2016. Valko also took the time to induct C...

May 1st, 2016 |  


GFWC proclamation

GFWC proclamation

The General Federation of Women’s Club (GFWC) proclamation was signed by the Logan Mayor Serafino Nolletti on April 24th. The day marked the 126...

May 1st, 2016 |  


OPINION


Obama’s pivot to Asia is working

Obama’s pivot to Asia is working

When President Obama declared in 2011 that he wanted U.S. foreign policy to pivot to Asia, some derided the move as a clumsy attempt to flee the messy...

May 24th, 2016 |  


What do you want?

What do you want?

What Do You Want?36: When he saw Jesus passing by, he said, “Look, the Lamb of God!” 37: When the two disciples heard him say this, they f...

May 22nd, 2016 |  


Transgender decree is both illegal and immoral

Transgender decree is both illegal and immoral

The recent decree handed down by President Obama allowing transgender students to use the bathroom they “identify with” is going way too f...

May 20th, 2016 |  


How do tyrants rise? Ask Trump

How do tyrants rise? Ask Trump

WASHINGTON — It’s long been a tenet of this country that Americans believe in fair play. But millions are ready to elect a president who b...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Job hunters: It’s a jungle out there

Job hunters: It’s a jungle out there

Some job postings are outright scams, designed purely to steal personal identity information. Others are fishing expeditions without any real opening....

May 19th, 2016 |  


Transgender decree is both illegal and immoral

Transgender decree is both illegal and immoral

The recent decree handed down by President Obama allowing transgender students to use the bathroom they “identify with” is going way too f...

May 18th, 2016 |  


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