Logan Banner- RSS Feed http://loganbanner.com/ http://loganbanner.com/ Sun, 1 Feb 2015 16:38:19 EST 1800 Andi Williamson traded to USSSA Florida Pride http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151613143/Andi-Williamson-traded-to-USSSA-Florida-Pride Andi Williamson has always enjoyed the warm spring and summer sunshine.She's going to be getting a lot more of it in the coming months as she's about ready to head to Florida with her new team. Sun, 1 Feb 2015 12:20:32 EST King Coal Classic http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top/151605720/King-Coal-Classic King Coal Classic. Click on Sports more on the game. Sun, 1 Feb 2015 01:55:31 EST ‘the ARTS’ to perform at Tamarack http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/151606113/the-ARTS-to-perform-at-Tamarack A new local theatre company continues to make a name for itself across the state and has now been invited to perform at the Tamarack. Southern Coalition for the ARTS will perform a “Night in New York” at the prestigious Gov. Hulett C. Sun, 1 Feb 2015 01:45:36 EST States asked to follow W.Va. energy law repeal http://loganbanner.com/news/news/151607370/States-asked-to-follow-W.Va.-energy-law-repeal CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — After West Virginia legislators voted to delete a law that counts burning tires and some coal as alternative fuels, national small government groups are turning the uncontroversial repeal into a rally cry to remove more... Sun, 1 Feb 2015 01:45:34 EST Hair donation… http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/151606555/Hair-donation Jaylynn Davidson, age 9, visited Styles Unlimited Hair and Nail Salon in Chapmanville recently for a new haircut and donated her hair to Locks of Love. Jaylynn is a fourth grade student at West Chapmanville Grade School. Sun, 1 Feb 2015 01:45:32 EST Planting seeds in God’s garden http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/151590043/Planting-seeds-in-Gods-garden I can remember as a child helping my parents and grandparents plant, grow, and harvest a garden. I vividly recall planting seeds in the spring, hoeing out weeds in the summer, and gathering the harvest in early fall. Until recently, I never associated... Sun, 1 Feb 2015 01:40:34 EST Overdose deaths in W.Va. http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/151590220/Overdose-deaths-in-W.Va. The problem of drug addiction in West Virginia - and other parts of Appalachia, for that matter - is a moving target. Sun, 1 Feb 2015 01:40:33 EST Lady Cats evoke ‘Capital’ punishment http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-sports/151557581/Lady-Cats-evoke-Capital-punishment The Logan High School girls' basketball team handed out some “Capital” punishment on Friday night at Logan's King Coal Classic as the Class AAA No. 5-ranked Lady Cats defeated the Capital Cougars 70-49 at Logan's Willie... Sun, 1 Feb 2015 01:35:37 EST Tigers take down the Irish 61-56 http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-sports/151557558/Tigers-take-down-the-Irish-61-56 Allan Hatcher hopes it's a sign his team is turning the corner. Sun, 1 Feb 2015 01:35:35 EST Logan 10-1 after beating Belfry http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151557605/Logan-10-1-after-beating-Belfry GOODY, Ky. – The Logan High School boys' basketball team forced 22 turnovers and got 25 points from senior guard Zac Acord to pick up a 68-57 road win at Belfry (Ky.) on Thursday night. Sun, 1 Feb 2015 01:35:33 EST CRHS boys and girls get wins http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151557647/CRHS-boys-and-girls-get-wins GLENHAYES — The Chapmanville Regional High School boys' basketball team got back above the .500 mark with Thursday night's easy 74-45 win on the road at Tolsia. Sun, 1 Feb 2015 01:35:32 EST LMS boys win split; CMS girls improve to 16-0 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151588992/LMS-boys-win-split;-CMS-girls-improve-to-16-0 The Logan Middle School boys' basketball team upped its record to 12-1 on the season with this week's come-from-behind 47-44 win at Ripley. Sun, 1 Feb 2015 01:35:31 EST Videos: County teams sweep at Logan’s King Coal Classic Basketball Tournament http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151613709/Videos:-County-teams-sweep-at-Logans-King-Coal-Classic-Basketball-Tournament It was a dominating performance over the weekend by Logan County basketball teams at Logan High School's King Coal Classic.County teams went 5-0 in the tourney. Sun, 1 Feb 2015 13:45:31 EST Watch: Video highlights from Logan’s 85-47 win over Oak Hill in the King Coal Classic http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151611413/Watch:-Video-highlights-from-Logans-85-47-win-over-Oak-Hill-in-the-King-Coal-Classic The Logan High School boys' basketball team continues to impress and surprise after the Wildcats whipped Oak Hill 85-47 on Saturday night in the finale of the King Coal Classic at Logan's Willie Akers Arena. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 23:05:31 EST Taylor leads Marshall past Southern Miss http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151586657/Taylor-leads-Marshall-past-Southern-Miss HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Ryan Taylor scored 13 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Marshall to a 69-54 victory over Southern Mississippi on Thursday night. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 10:00:32 EST Videos: Chapmanville 61, Huntington St. Joe 56 (King Coal Classic Boys’ High School Basketball) http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151603946/Videos:-Chapmanville-61-Huntington-St.-Joe-56-(King-Coal-Classic-Boys-High-School-Basketball) The Chapmanville Regional High School basketball team scored a 61-56 victory over a stubborn Huntington St. Joe team on Friday night in Logan's King Coal Classic at Logan's Willie Akers Arena. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:05:31 EST Watch: Chapmanville basketball’s Josh Butcher reaches 1,000 career points http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151603675/Watch:-Chapmanville-basketballs-Josh-Butcher-reaches-1000-career-points Chapmanville Regional High School's Josh Butcher reached the 1,000-point career scoring plateau in Friday night's 61-56 win by the Tigers in Logan High School's King Coal Classic basketball tournament. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:15:31 EST Mines idled in Logan, Mingo counties http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/151603059/Mines-idled-in-Logan-Minco-counties BRISTOL, Va. — Two operating affiliates of Alpha Natural Resources Inc. notified their employees on Fri., Jan. 30, that certain West Virginia coal mines are being idled due to sustained weak market conditions and federal government... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:35:31 EST Spelling Bee Champion http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/151578131/Spelling-Bee-Champion Students from across the county came to Ralph R. Willis Career and Technical Center Fri., Jan. 16, 2015, to compete for the title at the 67th Annual Logan County Spelling Bee. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:40:32 EST Feud exhibit coming south http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/151578046/Feud-exhibit-coming-south CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Humanities Council has announced that its new traveling exhibit on the Hatfield-McCoy Feud is ready to hit the road. The new exhibit is titled “The Hatfields & McCoys: American Blood Feud.” After... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:40:31 EST