Logan Banner- RSS NEWS Feed http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:06:38 EST 1800 Logan employers awed by BOSS tour http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50079200/Logan-employers-awed-by-BOSS-tour West Virginia's Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve partnered with the Logan County Chamber of Commerce to host a BOSS tour Fri., July 25 at the W.Va. National Guard's Camp Branch landing zone in Logan County. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Contracts signed for Harts water project http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50080590/Contracts-signed-for-Harts-water-project LOGAN — Residents of Big Harts will soon be seeing signs of safe, abundant water coming to their area when construction begins on the Big Harts Water Project. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Barnett to celebrate 103rd birthday http://loganbanner.com/news/local-news/50079116/Barnett-to-celebrate-103rd-birthday Marie Barnett celebrated her 103rd birthday on Sat., July 26, 2014. A celebration honoring Marie's birthday will be held at 2 p.m. Tues., July 29, at Trinity Healthcare. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Recreational vehicle rides leads to drug arrests http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50080860/Recreational-vehicle-rides-leads-to-drug-arrests Two area men were arrested recently for drug charges while riding recreational vehicles. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST AT&T Contributes $10,000 to Southern’s gifts campaign http://loganbanner.com/news/local-news/50079539/ATT-Contributes-$10000-to-Southerns-gifts-campaign MUD FORK — Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College announced recently that AT&T made a $10,000 contribution for scholarships as part of the Southern West Virginia Community College Foundation's Vision 2020 Major Gifts... Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Watts family members hosts reunion http://loganbanner.com/news/local-news/50078749/Watts-family-members-hosts-reunion HENLAWSON — The 2014 annual Watts Reunion was held at Chief Logan State Park, Shelter No. 1 Sat., on Sat., July 5, 2014. The reunion is a yearly homecoming for the elder Watts' as they spent their childhood living in Little Buffalo, now... Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Bostic-Trent to wed http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/50079141/Bostic-Trent-to-wed Sheila Gay Bostic and Kenneth Ray Trent are excited to announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Landville FWB honors pastor http://loganbanner.com/news/local-news/50079197/Landville-FWB-honors-pastor The Landville Freewill Baptist Church honored their pastor, David Campbell, on June 10, with a surprise celebration at Gatti's at Logan. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Treasurer warns of possible unclaimed property scam http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50079262/Treasurer-warns-of-possible-unclaimed-property-scam CHARLESTON – State Treasurer John Perdue's office has issued a warning to residents not to call a telephone number that promises recipients an unclaimed property search. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Final Summer Bash to be held http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features-news/50078252/Final-Summer-Bash-to-be-held It is that time of the year again: Chief Logan State Park's final Summer Bash will be held this Tues. July 29 from 6-8 p.m. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The Logan Banner’s website now faster, easier http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50075615/The-Logan-Banners-website-now-faster-easier If you haven't visited The Logan Banner's website lately, you should take a look. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Local residents listed on WVU Dean’s List http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/50078675/Local-residents-listed-on-WVU-Deans-List Several area students were listed on West Virginia University's Dean's and President's list for the spring 2014 semester. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Man Middle hosts spring sing http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/50078718/Man-Middle-hosts-spring-sing MAN — Music was in the air during Man Middle's recent Spring Sing 2014. The program brought together the school's band, choir, hand bell choir, dance team, and a student band for an evening of arts and entertainment. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Logan Co. Schools honor retirees http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/50078708/Logan-Co.-Schools-honor-retirees Retiring personnel of Logan County Schools were honored at several recent events.On Tuesday, May 6, 2014, the Logan County Education Association recognized its members for their years of commitment to education. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST PRIDE’s Single Family Housing Program http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-local_features-news/50063652/PRIDEs-Single-Family-Housing-Program PRIDE Community Services began a project in 2012 called the Single Family Housing Program to assist low income and very low income families with the process of purchasing a home. Through the duration of constructing two homes near the Peach Creek area... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The Hoppers coming to Coalfield Jamboree http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features-news/50057985/The-Hoppers-coming-to-Coalfield-Jamboree The Hoppers, known as America's Favorite Family of Gospel Music, will visit the Coalfield Jamboree Sat., July 26 at 7 p.m. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Commission helps fund new Emergency building http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50057079/Commission-helps-fund-new-Emergency-building Roger Bryant, LEASA director, addressed the Logan County Commission earlier this month about purchasing the old 84 Lumber building to use as a centralized emergency response station. In a special meeting held Thurs., July 24, the commission made a... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Thornsbury set to report http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50065008/Thornsbury-set-to-report PENSACOLA, Fla. — Former Mingo County Circuit Judge Michael Thornsbury is apparently headed for what Forbes magazine calls the second “cushiest” federal prison camp in America. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST WVSP bust marijuana sell http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50055976/WVSP-bust-marijuana-sell Amanda Jean Fuchs, 28 of Accoville, and Austin Robert Ezell, 19 of Waterford, Mississippi, were arrested by the WVSP on July 19 for multiple charges. Fuchs has been charged with possession with intent to deliver marijuana and conspiracy. Ezell is... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Leaky suitcase leads to liquor http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/50006751/Leaky-suitcase-leads-to-liquor Reprinted from Logan County Genealogical Society Newsletter, Vol. 32, Issue 1, 2009Leaky Suitcase Gave Clew to Whereabouts Of Seventeen Pints of LiquorFrom the Logan Democrat; June 14, 1917 Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST