Stephanie Abraham, age 35, may live in Chapmanville, W.Va., but she will prove to everyone just how Boston Strong she is on Monday, April 21 when she runs in the prestigious Boston Marathon.The Boston Marathon is any runner’s dream race. The course is a tough 26.2 miles through the hills of New England, the admittance is highly selective, and it is the oldest marathon in the United States. In fact, the first one was held in 1897.
Professional and service personnel of the Logan County Board of Education will receive pay raises in the next school year.At the BOE meeting held April 10, the increase was unanimously approved. The raise, which is an increase of $1,000 for professional and $500 for service personnel, will take effect July 1 for the 2014-2015 school year.Current averages of personnel for the 2014-2015 school year ranks Logan County as the 25th highest salary for the state for professiona...
South Man Elementary Pre-K students took time out of their day to participate in the “Jump Rope for Heart Program” recently. The students jumped together for one cause — raising money for the American Heart Association.Jump Rope for Heart is celebrating its 35th Anniversary as a way to raise money, and awareness, for the American Heart Association. Students learned that supporting a cause and exercising can be fun.Mrs. Katharine Ellis and Mrs. Amy Toler...
Students in Mrs. Conley’s second grade class at Hugh Dingess Elementary have been studying weather in science. During the unit, students prepared and recorded forecasts to present to the class. Pictured are Summer Moore, Lian Dawson, Hillarie Dalton, Kelia Vannatter, Autumn Fleming, Braden Hensley, and Addison Alford.
MAN — Sandra Manning, principal of Man High School, has released the listing of students making the honor roll for the third nine weeks of the 2013-2014 school year
CHAUNCEY — Beth Haven Christian School at Chauncey has released the listing of students making the honor roll for the third quarter of the 2013-14 school year.
The Healthy Logan County Group, in conjunction with Chief Logan Recreational Center, has rolled out the “100 Miles in 100 Days” program and the City of Logan has appointed Wednesdays as “Wear Your Sneakers to Work Wednesdays” to encourage its businesses to sign up.If a business’ employees enroll, they will be allowed to wear their sneakers to work to walk on their lunch break.The Wear Your Sneakers to Work Wednesdays program runs from now un...
More than a thousand high school students from all across the state gathered at Marshall University’s Cam Henderson Center in Huntington for a competition that had less to do with hoops and more to do with brain power this past Sat., April 5.Dylan Vidovich, a Logan High School senior, was awarded a scholarship to Marshall University at the SCORES Academic Festival.Vidovich’s broadcasting teacher, Bill France, said this couldn’t have happened to a more d...
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