Logan Banner- RSS NEWS Feed http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:31:28 EST 1800 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 Walnut Grove FWB hosts homecoming http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/150217963/Walnut-Grove-FWB-hosts-homecoming CHAUNCEY — Walnut Grove Freewill Baptist Church at Chauncey hosted their annual homecoming service on August 24, 2014.Guest speaker was Rev. James Ellis and special singing was provided by the Maryetta Ambassadors. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:51:04 EST Wolfe-Mascherino to wed http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/150217608/Wolfe-Mascherino-to-wed Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Wolfe of Man are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Morgan Wolfe to Curtis John Mascherino. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 23:46:05 EST Subway Restaurant ground breaking held http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150218487/Subway-Restaurant-ground-breaking-held AMHERSTDALE — In January 2011, Little General Store Inc. announced the acquisition of Amherstdale Exxon in Amherstdale which the Hensley family had built and owned. The store was formerly operated as an Exxon Station but is now operated as Logan... Sat, 18 Oct 2014 22:29:05 EST Rahall-Jenkins House race remains tight http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150214703/Rahall-Jenkins-House-race-remains-tight Demand was so high to watch Tuesday night's Nick Rahall-Evan Jenkins debate the live streaming internet feed ended up crashing after only a few minutes. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 22:27:05 EST Water advisories issued http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150208154/Water-advisories-issued The Logan County Public Service District has issued a boil water advisory for customers from Landville to Verner, including Spice Creek, due to an interruption of water service that occurred. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:10:06 EST 67 years of service http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-local_features/150197475/67-years-of-service STOLLINGS — Logan's beloved Morrison's Drive-Inn of Stollings is celebrating its 67th year of business this month, and you'll never believe the deal they are giving to their customers. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 05:48:11 EST Safe at Home West Virginia http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150191085/Safe-at-Home-West-Virginia LOGAN — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced Wednesday that the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) Bureau for Children and Families will launch a new program named Safe at Home West Virginia. 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