A Logan Banner story which appeared April 23 of this year concerning the historic cemetery located on High Street in Logan featured the gravesite of one of the town’s earliest citizens who was brutally murdered by two of her own slaves in 1847 when the small village was known as Lawnsville. Logan County itself had only been created 23 years earlier and its boundaries extended much farther than today.
Logan High School has debuted a new Logan High School app for both Apple and Android users. The app is made possible through a new partnership with SchoolInfoApp, LLC. The app enables parents, students, alumni, faculty and staff to quickly access all of the ‘who, what, when and where’ for Logan High School.
U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Kimberly A. Ellis graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College...
Pastor Katie Endicott of Restored Youth Ministries in Christian has been involved in ministry for 10 years: evangelizing at 19 and pastoring at 20. But she is tired of being comfortable and taking church for granted. So last week, she began a new series with her congregation to stir things up. The series, entitled Church Unusual, kicked off last Thursday at 7 p.m. with Secret Church.Secret church is inspired by a similar program by Pastor David Platt of The Church at Brook Hills. I...
Sheila Gay Bostic and Kenneth Ray Trent are excited to announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.Sheila is the daughter of Bessie Bostic of Harts and the late John Bostic. She is a graduate of Charleston School of Beauty where she studied to be a nail technician licensed through the state of West Virginia.Kenneth is the son of Samantha Trent of Man and the late Donald Trent. He is the owner and operator of New Life Upholstery in Logan.The couple will ...
It is that time of the year again: Chief Logan State Park’s final Summer Bash will be held this Tues. July 29 from 6-8 p.m.This Bash is the last of three that have been held over the summer. The bash is hosted by DJ Bill France. France says they do these each summer to give the kids something to do.France will host games and contests with prizes and giveaways. Admission is $6, which also includes your food and drink.The Park’s swimming pool is open...
Several area students were listed on West Virginia University’s Dean’s and President’s list for the spring 2014 semester.A total of 4,971 WVU students were named to the Dean’s and President’s list following the 2014 spring semester.Out of these students, 1,793 were named to the President’s list after receiving a perfect 4.0 grade point average. Those on the Dean’s list received a 3.5 GPA or higher.A total of 2,854 stud...
MAN — Music was in the air during Man Middle’s recent Spring Sing 2014. The program brought together the school’s band, choir, hand bell choir, dance team, and a student band for an evening of arts and entertainment.Under the direction of Gregg Collins, the MMS band performed “March of the Toads” and “When the Saints Go Marching In.” The student-formed band Apocalyptic Revelations entertained guests with several original and cover songs. Me...
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