Logan Banner- RSS Feed http://loganbanner.com/ http://loganbanner.com/ Wed, 28 Jan 2015 07:38:58 EST 1800 Central City Bridge dedication http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/151516812/Central-City-Bridge-dedication A ribbon cutting ceremony was held Fri., Jan. 23, for the newly renovated Central City Walk Bridge. The ribbon cutting was done jointly by Governor Earl Ray Tomblin and City of Logan Mayor Serafino Nolletti. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:45:37 EST Tomblin presents small Cities Block Grants http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/151531019/Tomblin-presents-small-Cities-Block-Grants CHARLESTON — The Logan County Commission was presented a Small Cities Block Grant by Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin Thurs., Jan. 22. The $200,000 grant will be used in a $4.95 million project by the Logan County Public Service District to extend water... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:45:36 EST Kermit woman indicted for Child Endangerment http://loganbanner.com/news/news/151532142/Kermit-woman-indicted-for-Child-Endangerment WILLIAMSON - Candida (Candy) Fluty, 35, of Kermit, W.Va. has been indicted in Cincinnati, Ohio on two counts of Felonious Assault involving her young son. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:45:35 EST At The Capitol http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/151515049/At-The-Capitol CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Work on legislation to repeal the 2009 Alternative Energy Portfolio Act dominated the first full week of the 2015 regular session of the Legislature, with the Senate and House of Delegates each passing versions of the repeal... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:45:34 EST The first days of the Legislature http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/151515103/The-first-days-of-the-Legislature The excitement could be felt throughout the Capitol. Personally it reminded me of the buildup to our Championship basketball game my senior year of High School but bigger. We were about to embark on a new day, a historic change for the State of West... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:45:33 EST A matter of degrees http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/151370619/A-matter-of-degrees Americans who go to college earn more money and are more likely to be employed than those who don't. These cold facts underlie President Obama's promising plan to offer a community college education at no cost to... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:45:32 EST King Coal Classic has local flavor http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151480597/King-Coal-Classic-has-local-flavor This year's King Coal Classic definitely has a local flavor.The annual Logan High School basketball tournament resumes this Friday and concludes on Saturday with a whole host of games. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:45:31 EST CMS boys win three more games, now 12-2 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151515489/CMS-boys-win-three-more-games-now-12-2 CHAPMANVILLE — The Chapmanville Middle School boys' basketball team improved to 12-2 with a trio of recent wins.On Monday, CMS won 64-44 at Duval. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:40:36 EST Man Lions had an active December http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/151531687/Man-Lions-had-an-active-December MAN — The Man Lions Club had a very active month of December with several community activities celebrating the holidays. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:40:33 EST Del. Nelson calls for donations of farm equipment http://loganbanner.com/news/news/151526439/Del.-Nelson-calls-for-donations-of-farm-equipment CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Delegate Joshua Nelson (R-Boone) has asked for donations of farm equipment to the Veterans and Warriors Agriculture program. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:40:31 EST No. 17 Mountaineers turn up pressure, throttle K-State 65-59 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151529067/No.-17-Mountaineers-turn-up-pressure-throttle-K-State-65-59 MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — West Virginia coach Bob Huggins and Kansas State counterpart Bruce Weber had vastly differing opinions of the No. 17 Mountaineers' rough-and-tumble, 65-59 victory Tuesday night. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:45:33 EST Videos: Logan 81, South Charleston 61 (Girls’ High School Basketball) http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151538261/Videos:-Logan-81-South-Charleston-61-(Girls-High-School-Basketball) The Logan High School girls' basketball team put on quite a performance on Tuesday night at Logan's Willie Akers Arena as the Lady Cats dominated South Charleston and won 81-61 over the Black Eagles. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:45:31 EST Wildcats move up to No. 6 in the state in this week’s Class AAA poll http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151515846/Wildcats-move-up-to-No.-6-in-the-state-in-this-weeks-Class-AAA-poll The state is finally taking notice of the Logan High School boys' basketball team.After a recent surge, the Wildcats have moved from 10th in the state in Class AAA to this week's No. 6 rating. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:05:34 EST Graduation dates set for schools http://loganbanner.com/news/news/151509809/Graduation-dates-set-for-schools School closings will no longer affect the graduation date for Logan County Schools. Superintendent Phyllis Doty said her office received clarification from the West Virginia Department of Education last week concerning 2015 commencement... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:50:35 EST My State, My Life http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/151507954/My-State-My-Life Governor Earl Ray Tomblin visited Logan Middle School Friday, Jan. 23, to speak with Logan Middle and High School students on their future. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:50:34 EST LHS grad gets surprise at drive through http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/151508501/LHS-grad-gets-surprise-at-drive-through Former Logan County resident and Logan High School graduate Janelle Rockhold Jones is making world-wide news with her honesty. It all began when Jones when she went through a Burger King drive through in New Hampshire on Fri., Jan. 23. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:50:33 EST Application period begins for Energy Assistance Program http://loganbanner.com/news/news/151509924/Application-period-begins-for-Energy-Assistance-Program The Public Service Commission of West Virginia is reminding low-income utility customers that applications for the Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) will be accepted by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) from... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:50:32 EST Boil water advisory lifted http://loganbanner.com/news/news/151507887/Boil-water-advisory-lifted The Logan County Public Service District has lifted a boil water advisory issued on January 23 for the areas of Atenville, Little Harts and Riverbend.The advisory was lifted on Mon., Jan 26. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:45:39 EST CHS Choir performs for Lions http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/151510351/CHS-Choir-performs-for-Lions The Chapmanville High School Chamber Choir put in an impromptu performance for members of the Lions Club of Logan on Tuesday, Jan. 20. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:45:38 EST Manchin announces funding for housing programs http://loganbanner.com/news/news/151510839/Manchin-announces-funding-for-housing-programs WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senator Joe Manchin announced Monday that Logan-Mingo Area Mental Health Inc. is among housing facilities across West Virginia that will receive a total of $6,749,574 under the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:45:37 EST