House Bill 2527 also known as Merryn's Law passed with a unanimous vote on Feb. 18.
Customers of the Logan County Public Service District from Bradshaw Camp to the old water treatment plant at the head of Whitman were notified Thurs., Feb. 19, of a precautionary boil water advisory.
GILBERT — Gilbert Water Works reported that it is losing water in their storage tanks, almost as fast as they can pump it. Employees are working on shifts, pumping twenty-four hours each day. Normally, they pump twelve or thirteen hours per day.
LOGAN – Suddenlink has announced that is has launched a new high-speed Internet service with a download speed of 150 Megabits per second (Mbps) and an upload speed of 15 Mbps in southern West Virginia. This is now the fastest residential...
CHARLESTON — On Feb. 19, House Bill 2535 which would expand the number of people that trained in suicide prevention at intermediary, secondary, and higher education institutions, passed the house with unanimous approval.
Those with cabin fever after being snowed last week will the opportunity to have a rocking good time this coming Sat., Feb. 28, at the Coalfield Jamboree when the Liverpool Legends Beatles Tribute Band will hit the stage.
The winter of 2015 will be a memorable one for many disasters, so far mostly small ones, for the hard suffering residents of Logan County.
Senior Trooper J.G. Honaker of the West Virginia State Police (WVSP) was advised, on Feb. 20, by Logan County 911 of a vehicle accident on Limestone Branch Road in Big Creek.
In response to the week of school closures brought on by winter storm Octavia and extremely cold temperatures, Logan County Board of Education has issued a statement saying, “the last instructional day for students at most schools in the county...
CHARLESTON — On Feb. 20, five Senate Democrats led by Minority Leader Jeff Kessler introduced Senate Bill 531 which would increase taxes on the sale of cigarettes.
A former editor of both The Logan Banner and The Coal Valley News has passed away.Timothy D. Kiger, 45, of Cecilia, died Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, at his residence.
CHARLESTON — Senate Minority Leader Jeff Kessler (D-Marshall) along with senators, Robert Beach (D-Monongalia), William Laird (D-Fayette), Ronald Miller (D-Greenbrier), Herb Snyder (D-Jefferson) and Jack Yost (D-Brooke) introduced Senate Bill...
CHAPMANVILLE — On Saturday, Feb. 21, Ronnie Adkins of Sawmill Road in Chapmanville was shoveling his driveway trying to clear the white blight away when he had an encounter with a creature not usually active in below-freezing...
A boil water advisory has been put in effect for customers of the Logan County PSD from McConnell to the Rita Mall. An interuption of water service occured and has prompted the need to boil water.
CHARLESTON, W.VA. – West Virginia's House of Delegates today (Friday, Feb. 20) passed H.B. 2646 which creates the West Virginia Veterans Program Fund.
LOGAN — Once night had fallen along with the temperatures on Feb 19., workers for the City of Logan gathered to remove the stubbornly persistent snow dumped by winter storm Octavia.
HARTS — The bodies of two people found in the Smokehouse Fork area have been identified as Ashley Conley, 24, of Chapmanville and Michael Mullins, 35, of Harts.
CHARLESTON — Senate Bill 316 or the, “Boots to Business Bill,” unanimously passed the Senate on Feb. 20, and will be sent on the House of Delegates.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — State Agriculture Commissioner Walt Helmick is on a mission to create jobs by convincing West Virginian landowners to produce potatoes — lots of potatoes.
Delegate Rupert “Rupie” Phillips Jr. (D - Logan, 24) welcomed the owner of Hatfield McCoy Moonshine, Chad Bishop, to the State Capitol on February 9, 2015, for West Virginia Adventure Day. Photo by Perry Bennett, WV Legislative...
The Logan County Sheriff's Department has charged two juveniles in an armed robbery that occurred at the gas station/convenience store on Rt. 44.
Department of Highways employees have been busy this week plowing snow covered roads in Logan County and it looks like they won't get much rest this weekend.
MADISON – A recent prescription drug related arrest led to the seizure of $150,000 in illegal drug proceeds, according to Boone County court officials.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. – West Virginia Secretary of State Natalie Tennant is encouraging domestic violence survivors to take advantage of the secure mail program offered by the Secretary of State's Office during Domestic Violence Prevention Day...
CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Shatterproof, the first national organization committed to supporting research, advocacy and resources for those affected by the disease of addiction to alcohol or other drugs, has recognized Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and West...