Logan Banner- RSS NEWS Feed http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS Wed, 22 Oct 2014 06:57:00 EST 1800 Trail ride honors Vets http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150244076/Trail-ride-honors-Vets JULIAN — Charles Baisden, along with the members of the Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter No. 733, hosted a special trail ride on August 22 that honored five United States Veterans. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:02:04 EST Early voting begins today http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150250082/Early-voting-begins-today LOGAN — Today is the first day of the ten day early voting period for this November's General Election. Tens of thousands of people are expected to take advantage of the Early Voting period in the 2014 General Election, which continues... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:01:06 EST A Christmas Carol coming to Logan http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150255199/A-Christmas-Carol-coming-to-Logan The classic Charles Dickens story “A Christmas Carol” about the grumpy miserly curmudgeon Ebenezer Scrooge and his night of redemption will be coming to the City of Logan for several nights this holiday season. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:01:04 EST Prostitution arrest made in Delbarton http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150254734/Prostitution-arrest-made-in-Delbarton DELBARTON — Local law enforcement officers are cracking down on those committing the offense of prostitution, which is said to be one of the oldest professions in the world. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:00:03 EST START hosts annual picnic http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/150254888/START-hosts-annual-picnic MAN — START (Seniors Taking Active Roles Today) held their annual picnic Thurs., Sept. 25, 2014, at Bruce McDonald Memorial United Methodist Church. The meal was catered and enjoyed on tables decorated with red/white checked cloths and miniature... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:00:02 EST LCSD looking for suspects http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150243773/LCSD-looking-for-suspects The Logan County Sheriff's Department is asking for public assistance in locating two suspects involved in a strong-armed robbery. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:56:06 EST Water advisories lifted http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150254942/Water-advisories-lifted The Chapmanville Water Department and the Logan County Public Service District has lifted several boil water advisories. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:41:04 EST Preparing for college http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150226060/Preparing-for-college Logan County schools will spend this week celebrating “College Application and Exploration Week” — designated by Governor Earl Ray Tomblin — in an effort to help students prepare for college. Schools across the state will... Tue, 21 Oct 2014 04:33:06 EST Third strike for Ford http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150234684/Third-strike-for-Ford Erik Andrew Ford, 26, of Henlawson, was arrested by the Logan County Sheriff's Department on October 16 for the charges of domestic battery, fleeing on foot, obstructing and public intoxication. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:48:09 EST Abandoned mine causing mud problem http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150224587/Abandoned-mine-causing-mud-problem A problem which sees mud and water covering a nearby city street is being caused by an unusual problem.On Tues., Oct. 14, Logan City Councilmember Donna Willis asked about what was causing a mud problem on Cole Street. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:15:06 EST LRMC prepares for emergencies http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150225276/LRMC-prepares-for-emergencies LOGAN — A STEMI Alert Drill was conducted Thursday, Oct. 9 with the personnel from Logan County 911, Logan Emergency Ambulance Service Authority and Logan Regional Medical Center. Logan Regional has instated some new protocols that help staff... Tue, 21 Oct 2014 02:41:04 EST New hospital could get $1 million in fundraiser challenge http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150235574/New-hospital-could-get-$1-million-in-fundraiser-challenge MADISON – A family foundation with Boone County connections has made a change for those raising funds for new medical equipment for the new Boone County Hospital. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:57:04 EST New trial ordered in W.Va. bulldozed cemetery case http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150224390/New-trial-ordered-in-W.Va.-bulldozed-cemetery-case CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Supreme Court has ordered a new trial in a case involving a cemetery damaged by a bulldozer. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:56:06 EST First annual quilt show a success http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150206622/First-annual-quilt-show-a-success The first annual Hatfield McCoy Mountain Heritage Festival Quilt Show was held during the Hatfield McCoy Mountain Heritage Festival on September 19 at the Chief Logan Conference Center. This year's show included “32 beautiful quilt... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:29:08 EST MSAC may hold major swim meet at Rec Center http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150218494/MSAC-may-hold-major-swim-meet-at-Rec-Center CHIEF LOGAN STATE PARK — Swimmers love the Chief Logan Rec Center swimming pool so much that a major sports conference in West Virginia may soon hold a regional meet there. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 05:51:06 EST Man arrested for B&E http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150209636/Man-arrested-for-BE PECKS MILL — Michael Ritchie, 30, of Pecks Mill, was arrested by the West Virginia State Police on October 12 for two charges of breaking and entering. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 05:00:05 EST LES, LRMC hosts Under the Big Top http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/150217455/LES-LRMC-hosts-Under-the-Big-Top Logan Elementary School and Logan Regional Medical Center hosted “Under the Big Top”, a Math Workshop and Family Fun Night on Oct 7., with 255 people in attendance. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 03:45:09 EST City of Logan ahead of the curve http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150218617/City-of-Logan-ahead-of-the-curve The City of Logan is currently ahead of the curve in making preparations for getting rid of a statewide problem — dilapidated, abandoned buildings. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 03:21:06 EST Let’s talk about Medicare http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/150217931/Lets-talk-about-Medicare October is “Talk About Prescriptions Month” and marks the beginning of this year's Medicare open enrollment period. It's the perfect time to talk about Medicare prescriptions and the Extra Help available from Social Security. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 01:42:04 EST September divorces released http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/150217898/September-divorces-released Logan County Circuit Clerk Vickie Kolota has released the listing of divorces and annulments finalized during the month of September 2014.Virgil Williams, 43, and Jennifer Walsh, 42 Sun, 19 Oct 2014 01:37:06 EST