The Hot Cup of Logan is launching a magical program tonight to capture the interest of teens and young adults and help raise the literacy rate in Logan County.If you have frequented the Hot Cup recently, you may have noticed some Harry Potter themed decorations (i.e. the 9 ¾ train platform outside of their front door). What you may not know is the owner, Michael Cline, is also building a Harry Potter themed “Cupboard Under the Stairs” Reading Room, and it will be open for readers on April 28.The reading room consists of high quality replica props from the Harry Potter series (including the elder wand, a golden snitch, Harry’s glasses and more) and will be filled with top notch young adult genre books.
Thursday, April 10, a special signing ceremony was held to highlight the Logan County Commission’s proclamation for April as Child Abuse Awareness Month.Several community representatives were present as Commission President Danny Godby signed the proclamation: “children are vital to our future, all children deserve a safe and stable home and communities that foster their well-being and effective child abuse prevention strategies succeed because of partnerships created a...
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...
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