NEWS


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Tomblin Drive reopens after slip, repairs
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HM Museum opens May 26
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BOE recognizes achievers

Police patrols expected to increase in Mitchell Heights

MITCHELL HEIGHTS, W.Va. — Police patrols in Mitchell Heights are expected to increase this month, according to Mayor James “Cliff” M...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Commonsense Connections Week strives to bring government to the people

Commonsense Connections Week strives to bring government to the people

Sen. Joe Manchin’s team is currently taking on its annual Commonsense Connections Week, a time when representatives of the senator from all over...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Gilbert joins drug distribution suit

Gilbert joins drug distribution suit

GILBERT, W.Va. – The town of Gilbert filed a complaint Friday in Mingo County Circuit Court targeting several drug distribution companies as wel...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


An “American Epic”

An “American Epic”

LOGAN, W.Va. — The musical contributions of several Logan countians will be featured on the PBS documentary “American Epic” at 9 p.m...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Godby attends opening day

Godby attends opening day

FLEMING NEON, Ky. — Danny Godby, President of the Logan County Commission and former Major League Baseball player, attended Fleming Neon Opening...

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


SPORTS


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VIDEO: Chapmanville softball team at the state tournament
Kearns, offense lead WVU to Big 12 opening win

Kearns, offense lead WVU to Big 12 opening win

OKLAHOMA CITY – Freshman starter Isaiah Kearns was lights-out on the mound and the offense scored seven runs in the first inning as the West Vir...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Cheeriffic wins D2 Summit title

Cheeriffic wins D2 Summit title

The Cheeriffic Youth 2 all-star cheerleading team brought home a defacto national championship recently as the Logan-based squad won the Division 2 Su...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Encarnacion’s 2 homers lead Indians over Reds 8-7

Encarnacion’s 2 homers lead Indians over Reds 8-7

CINCINNATI (AP) — Edwin Encarnacion talked his manager out of giving him a day off, and then delivered his best game yet for the Indians.Encarna...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Feldman, Schebler lead Reds to 5-1 win over Indians

Feldman, Schebler lead Reds to 5-1 win over Indians

CINCINNATI (AP) — Scott Feldman fanned his first five batters with such ease that it got him wondering.“Why can’t I do that every ti...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Logan baseball two wins from state tourney

Logan baseball two wins from state tourney

LOGAN, W.Va. — The Logan High School baseball team is certainly peaking at the right time.The Class AA No. 5-ranked Wildcats (20-8) cruised to l...

May 22nd, 2017 updated: May 24th, 2017. |  


Pitching key for Lady Tigers at state

Pitching key for Lady Tigers at state

CHAPMANVILLE, W.Va. — More times than not when it comes to the state softball tournament the team with the best pitching usually comes out on to...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Adoption of the week
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This Week in West Virginia History

This Week in West Virginia History

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

May 21st, 2017 |  


Cat of the week

Cat of the week

LOGAN, W.Va. — This gentle giant’s name is Bacardi.Bacardi weighs in at nearly 20 pounds. He is a very low maintenance kitty. He loves tre...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Chapmanville woman graduates MU with honors

Chapmanville woman graduates MU with honors

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — A Logan County woman has graduated from Marshall University with honors.Kristen Lee Baisden is one of 21 students who will g...

May 16th, 2017 updated: May 16th, 2017. |  


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 ...

May 8th, 2017 |  


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 ...

May 6th, 2017 |  


Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

Janet’s Appalachian Recipes

By Janet CrowGuest ColumnistOne thing I always enjoy eating during the warmer months is potato salad. There are always different variations of it when...

May 6th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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The storm of leaks
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The hanging mystery
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Arrest at LHS sets off controversy
The robots are coming

The robots are coming

SAN JOSE, Calif. — During a visit to Silicon Valley, I had an interesting encounter with a salesperson of the future: a robot. And it gave me a ...

May 15th, 2017 |  


An Op-Ed from Governor Jim Justice

An Op-Ed from Governor Jim Justice

The special session will resume on Monday, May 15. The goal remains the same: pass a budget that will put West Virginia on a pathway to prosperity.But...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Gov. Justice hopes for budget

Gov. Justice hopes for budget

By Gov. Jim JusticeThe special session will resume on Monday, May 15. The goal remains the same: pass a budget that will put West Virginia on a pathwa...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Blasts from the past

Blasts from the past

The Following is a series of short stories from our local past that I’ve found to be interesting. I hope readers enjoy these “blasts from ...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Unknown buried at Hatfield Cemetery

It’s getting to be that time of the year when people come from all parts of the world to visit a small rural section of Logan County simply for ...

May 8th, 2017 |  


House Republicans repeat mistake of Obamacare

The following editorial appeared in The San Diego Union-Tribune on Friday, May 5:In 2010, after a Democratic-controlled Congress passed and President ...

May 6th, 2017 updated: May 6th, 2017. |  


SOCIAL MEDIA