Logan Banner- RSS Feed http://loganbanner.com/ http://loganbanner.com/ Tue, 23 Sep 2014 04:29:38 EST 1800 Once in a lifetime http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50718663/Once-in-a-lifetime Sid Gullett has been through a lot in his life. He is a veteran, a father, a husband and a retired truck driver. He is also a pretty skilled golfer, but he would never admit to that himself. In fact, Gullett has been golfing for over 40... Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:34:05 EST Local public defenders recognized http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50717106/Local-public-defenders-recognized DANIELS — Many local public defenders were recognized at an annual awards ceremony sponsored by U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin on Thurs., Sept. 16. The United States Attorney Southern District of West Virginia 2014 Law Enforcement and Victim... Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:33:06 EST Police continue crack down on marijuana cultivation http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50721616/Police-continue-crack-down-on-marijuana-cultivation Terry Dale Chapman, 55, of Crown, was arrested by the WVSP on September 18 for cultivation of marijuana. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:33:04 EST Billies in good shape at halfway point http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-sports/50667800/Billies-in-good-shape-at-halfway-point MAN — Harvey Arms and the Man High School football team is feeling pretty good. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:33:03 EST Keeping with tradition: Service to others one day at a time http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/50720036/Keeping-with-tradition:-Service-to-others-one-day-at-a-time Across the country, West Virginians are known for their true hospitality and live out the tradition of neighbor helping neighbor. Throughout the year, West Virginians of all ages across the Mountain State participate in community service activities in... Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:32:03 EST Obama’s strategy against the Islamic State http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/50650566/Obamas-strategy-against-the-Islamic-State Thirteen years after religious zealots murdered nearly 3,000 people in the 9/11 terrorist attacks, global terrorism not only endures but seems intractable. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:31:03 EST W.Va. public school truancy rate tops 30 pct http://loganbanner.com/news/news_agricultural/50726523/W.Va.-public-school-truancy-rate-tops-30-pct CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Nearly a third of West Virginia's public school students were truant during the 2013-2014 academic year and several counties had truancy rates exceeding 50 percent, Department of Education figures show. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:31:02 EST Tomblin named Committee Chair http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50724830/Tomblin-named-Committee-Chair CHARLESTON — Governor Earl Ray Tomblin has been appointed chair of the National Governors Association (NGA) Economic Development and Commerce Committee by NGA Chair Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper and Vice Chair Utah Gov. Gary Herbert. The... Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:30:04 EST Rum Creek Connector open http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50715701/Rum-Creek-Connector-open RUM CREEK — The new Rum Creek Connector for County Route 14 opened for public use on Monday. Motorists will utilize the new access road instead of the old railroad underpass. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:30:03 EST Bolton fires up Republican crowd http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50709277/Bolton-fires-up-Republican-crowd CHARLESTON — Former United Nations Ambassador John Bolton fired up a packed house of Republicans at the Freedom Dinner 2014 held Friday evening at the Charleston Marriott Hotel. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:29:11 EST Investigation surrounding new born baby http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50723037/Investigation-surrounding-new-born-baby The Logan County Sheriff's Department is asking the assistance of the public in regards to an investigation being conducted in regards to an unidentified newborn baby. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:55:07 EST Herd zips past Akron; WVU loses at home to Sooners http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50711578/Herd-zips-past-Akron;-WVU-loses-at-home-to-Sooners By Jack BogaczykHerdzone.com Sun, 21 Sep 2014 11:21:03 EST NWTF hosted Women in the Outdoors http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50709300/NWTF-hosted-Women-in-the-Outdoors SHARPLES — With a surprising boom from a down-range exploding target, the first ever locally held Women in the Outdoors (WIO)/Ladies Day Out event got off with a bang. WIO is an official program of the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF). The... Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:25:03 EST Responsible Care companies http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/50650546/Responsible-Care-companies When folks in the Kanawha Valley and elsewhere in West Virginia woke up on the morning of Jan. 9, 2014, few of them had ever heard of Freedom Industries. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:15:02 EST Two charged with prescription fraud http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50709612/Two-charged-with-prescription-fraud Two men were charged with prescription fraud after they got a relative's prescriptions filled at a local drug store on July 9, 2014. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:13:02 EST Grace and Truth http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/50701457/Grace-and-Truth Luke 6:36 says, “Therefore be merciful, just as your Father also is merciful.” D.L. Moody said, “When we preach on hell, we might at least do it with tears in our eyes.” I have been pleading Christ's case for a merciful... Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:00:02 EST Disrespect by the White House http://loganbanner.com/news/letters/50702716/Disrespect-by-the-White-House Editor, Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:57:02 EST No. 4 Billies hang on to beat Raiders http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50667790/No.-4-Billies-hang-on-to-beat-Raiders BRADSHAW — The Man High School football team hung on to beat Class AA River View in a thrilling 38-35 victory over the homestanding Raiders at the River View High School football field at Bradshaw on Friday night. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:52:02 EST Man Middle romps over CMS, 26-0 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50667928/Man-Middle-romps-over-CMS-26-0 MAN — The Man Middle School football team ran its record to 3-0 on the season with Thursday night's 26-0 thumping over county rival Chapmanville Middle School in the annual MMS homecoming game at Man's George A. Queen Memorial... Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:47:07 EST Tigers erase Dots to get first win http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50667735/Tigers-erase-Dots-to-get-first-win CHAPMANVILLE — A week before the Chapmanville Regional High School football team's showdown at county rival Logan, the Tigers were in dire need of a win. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:47:02 EST