Logan Banner- RSS Feed http://loganbanner.com/ http://loganbanner.com/ Fri, 31 Oct 2014 23:57:18 EST 1800 Trunk or Treat http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150368927/Trunk-or-Treat Halloween came early on Wednesday night as several area churches hosted Truck or Treat. Pictured are some guests at the Verdunville Church of God's annual “Trunk or Treat” event where around 200 area children received candy in the... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:35:02 EST Embracing the paranormal http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150364949/Embracing-the-paranormal Amanda Adams Mattox, originally of Gilbert, became interested in the supernatural after a personal experience left her with more questions than answers. The experience lead her deep into the world of the unknown as she began studying the paranormal. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:34:02 EST Remember: ‘Fall Back’ this weekend http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150365170/Remember:-Fall-Back-this-weekend It's time to “fall back” and change the clocks. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:33:06 EST Deskins sworn in as Family Court Judge http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150366492/Deskins-sworn-in-as-Family-Court-Judge WILLIAMSON - Sabrina L. Deskins was sworn in as judge of the Mingo County Family Court Judge by her predecessor, Miki Thompson, now the Mingo County Circuit Judge Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:33:04 EST Only 96 active coal mining sites in West Virginia http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150366015/Only-96-active-coal-mining-sites-in-West-Virginia Reports coming from the coal industry continue to go up and down, but last week the West Virginia Legislature was told active coal mining sites in the state continue to decrease. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:32:05 EST (No heading) http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/150369377/ Man Middle School's 2014 Homecoming Queen Halie Duba was crowned during the Man Pioneers and the Chapmanville Middle School Tigers held Sept. 18.The Pioneers defeated the Chapmanville Tigers in the homecoming game. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:31:02 EST Ridgeview pastor charged with sexually abusing young boy http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150366345/Ridgeview-pastor-charged-with-sexually-abusing-young-boy CHARLESTON — A Ridgeview pastor has been arrest and accused of sexually abusing a young boy.James Robert Smith, 23, also known as “J.R” is the pastor at Morning Star House of Prayer in Ridgeview. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:29:05 EST Some thoughts on governing http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/150365289/Some-thoughts-on-governing I have been working in or around government for over 50 years, and if you asked me to boil down what I've learned to one sentence, it is this: Governing is much harder work than most people imagine. This doesn't excuse its lapses or... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:27:05 EST Safe water in West Virginia http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/150365526/Safe-water-in-West-Virginia The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection has issued its final version of just how aboveground storage tanks will be regulated in the state. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:27:05 EST Miners to host Hoover; eying home playoff http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150301662/Miners-to-host-Hoover;-eying-home-playoff NEWTOWN — It's Senior Night up on the mountaintop at Mingo Central High School on Friday as the Miners are set to square off with Herbert Hoover. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:26:06 EST Lady Tigers open hoop season Dec. 2 at Wayne http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150222244/Lady-Tigers-open-hoop-season-Dec.-2-at-Wayne CHAPMANVILLE — Life in the Cardinal Conference is never easy.Every member school knows that. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:26:05 EST Killer 5K Halloween race held at Williamson http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150330135/Killer-5K-Halloween-race-held-at-Williamson The annual Killer 5K Halloween race was held this past Saturday in West Williamson.Part of the race ran by the old Fairview Cemetery.The race is held by the Tug Valley Roadrunners Club. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:25:05 EST Southern West Virginia High School Football Schedule http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150038246/Southern-West-Virginia-High-School-Football-Schedule Friday, Oct. 31:Logan at Nitro, 7:30 p.m.Tug Valley at Man, 7:30 p.m.Wayne at Chapmanville, 7:30 p.m.Herbert Hoover at Mingo Central, 7:30 p.m.Buffalo at Sherman, 7:30 p.m. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:25:03 EST CRHS Trunk or Treat http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-local_features/150349997/CRHS-Trunk-or-Treat Chapmanville Regional High School began a new Halloween tradition with student groups and local businesses on Tuesday. Ghosts and goblins came out in huge numbers to the Trunk or Treat from 6-8 p.m. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 03:42:03 EST Tigers close out vs. No. 1 Wayne http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150289480/Tigers-close-out-vs.-No.-1-Wayne CHAPMANVILLE — It's the end of the line for the Chapmanville Regional High School football team. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 02:55:07 EST CYSL closes out successful fall season http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150325592/CYSL-closes-out-successful-fall-season CHAPMANVILLE — Another successful Coalfield Youth Soccer League season wrapped up last Saturday as several matches were played at the Mullins Soccer Complex in Chapmanville. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 02:55:04 EST Man Middle to play Duval for conference title http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150343718/Man-Middle-to-play-Duval-for-conference-title Tootie Carter is no stranger to championship football.In his days as the head coach at Man High School, the legendary Carter led the Hillbillies to three Class AA state championship game appearances in 1977, 1980 and 1984. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 02:54:04 EST Newspaper media takes center stage during the Holiday Shopping season http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/150347625/Newspaper-media-takes-center-stage-during-the-Holiday-Shopping-season There is only one question on the minds of retailers and advertisers for the next two months – what is the best way to reach consumers?The answer this year, as it has for many years prior, is newspaper media. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 02:54:03 EST West Virginia’s Medicaid expansion http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/150354833/West-Virginias-Medicaid-expansion A report on the early workings of West Virginia's expanded Medicaid program shows few surprises except one, and that comes as a welcome development. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 02:53:01 EST ARTS brings home title http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150348375/ARTS-brings-home-title GLENVILLE — Southern Coalition for the ARTS has been running full force since their most recent, on-stage production of Shrek: The Musical, which still has residents of Logan County buzzing about the group. From a haunted attraction to news of a... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 22:38:04 EST