Logan Banner- RSS NEWS Feed http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS Fri, 19 Sep 2014 05:45:31 EST 1800 Son sides with father in domestic dispute http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50687328/Son-sides-with-father-in-domestic-dispute Jason Bryant, age 39, and Tyler Bryant, 19, both of Whitman, were arrested by the Logan County Sheriff's Department on September 16 for multiple charges. Jason is charged with wanton endangerment, brandishing, shooting across a road near a... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 02:06:03 EST Funding for local Health Clinics http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50691693/Funding-for-local-Health-Clinics On Thursday, Congressman Nick Rahall announced over $2.2 million in Federal funding to increase access to quality health care services for southern West Virginians. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 02:03:08 EST Mother arrest for growing pot, letting child use it http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50691522/Mother-arrest-for-growing-pot-letting-child-use-it MADISON — A Madison mother has been charged with growing marijuana plants and also allowing her juvenile son to use the illegal drug, according to the West Virginia State Police. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 02:03:03 EST Boy Scouts campaign for ammendment http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50683712/Boy-Scouts-campaign-for-ammendment In the upcoming General Election that will take place November 4, West Virginians have some great decisions to make. With major races for both Senate and Congress, the election is already receiving a lot of attention. But, what many citizens do not... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 02:01:02 EST Official ‘Spirit Week’ schedules released http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50682718/Official-Spirit-Week-schedules-released LOGAN — Logan County Schools Superintendent Phyllis Doty, Logan High School Principal Kelly Stanley, Chapmanville Regional High School Principal Kathy Moore, and Man High School Assistant Principal Patricia English met Wednesday to discuss plans... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:26:08 EST Water advisory lifted http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50692041/Water-advisory-lifted The City of Logan Water Department had previously issued a boil water advisory from Valley Market all the way to Cora including Ridgeview and Shamrock. That advisory has been lifted.For more information, contact the CLWD at 304-752-7870. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:55:09 EST Historical Day of Caring http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50669288/Historical-Day-of-Caring Pride Commnunity Services, LEAD Community Organizations and dozens of volunteers from around the state participated in United Way's kickoff for 2014 Day of Caring on Wednesday. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:24:06 EST Deskins to serve as 8th Circuit Family Court Judge http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50678845/Deskins-to-serve-as-8th-Circuit-Family-Court-Judge CHARLESTON — A Logan County assistant prosecutor has been appointed to serve as a family court judge in Mingo County. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:15:06 EST Homecoming information update http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50678443/Homecoming-information-update Complete information about Logan, Man and Chapmanville homecoming activities is still being released to the Logan Banner. This list will continue to be updated throughout the day, so stay tuned to loganbanner.com for the newest... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:40:10 EST Fire uncovers possible feline hoarder http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50674540/Fire-uncovers-possible-feline-hoarder LOGAN — Last week, the City of Logan Fire Department responded to a house fire at 709 Stratton Street within city limits. The fire, according to Fire Chief Scott Beckett, was an accidental grease fire that occured in the kitchen area of the... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:17:02 EST Law disrupts homecoming traditions http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50675544/Law-disrupts-homecoming-traditions LOGAN — Under a new state law that was effective January 13, 2014, it seems as though some local schools will have to alter their traditional homecoming celebrations.The law in question is State Law policy 3242: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:04:07 EST Update: Homecoming information http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features-news/50670613/Update:-Homecoming-information Complete information about Logan, Man and Chapmanville homecoming activities is still being released to the Logan Banner. This list will continue to be updated throughout the day, so stay tuned to loganbanner.com for the newest... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:00:07 EST One Hatcher charge dismissed http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50671714/One-Hatcher-charge-dismissed LOGAN — One charge has been dropped against Logan High School head boys Basketball Coach Mark Hatcher. At a hearing Wednesday in Logan Magistrate Court, Special Magistrate James Boles of Wyoming County dismissed an assaulting a law enforcement... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:04:09 EST Women charged with attempted murder http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50673192/Women-charged-with-attempted-murder MADISON —Two woman have now been charged with attempted murder for purposely overdosing on controlled medications an elderly family member under their care, according to a criminal complaint filed at the Boone County Courthosue. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:56:05 EST Buffalo Creek Watershed meets http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50663008/Buffalo-Creek-Watershed-meets The award winning Buffalo Creek Watershed Association (BCWA) recently held its annual meeting at the local grade school gym. Some fifty folks were on hand including several from the blossoming Huff Creek group just one Guyandotte River tributary to... Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:01:03 EST EPA comment period extended http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50659998/EPA-comment-period-extended The Evironmental Protection Agency has moved its deadline for public comment on the Clean Power Plant Proposed Rule from October 16, to December 1, 2014, giving citizens an additional 45 days to weigh in. Many West Virginia officials are urging West... Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:07:05 EST Homecoming: Not Canceled http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50655887/Homecoming:-Not-Canceled LOGAN — After a rumor started earlier this week, school-kids and community members alike have been irate thinking that the Board of Education had cancelled homecoming, including homecoming parades and events like Battle of the Classes at Man... Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:01:13 EST Federal funding for WVSP http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50653234/Federal-funding-for-WVSP WASHINGTON D.C. — The West Virginia State Police has been awarded $342,000 in Federal funding to strengthen its forensic laboratory by updating and purchasing new technology equipment, hiring evidence technicians, and continuing the education... Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:31:09 EST Night Out set for Saturday http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50651621/Night-Out-set-for-Saturday The Omar Area Crime Watch will host its annual National Night Out celebration Sat., September 20 from 7-11 p.m. at the Omar Little League Field. The 2014 celebration will be a joint effort of the Omar Area Crime Watch and the Main Island Creek Fire... Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:25:06 EST Attendance Awareness campaign http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50637621/Attendance-Awareness-campaign LOGAN — Attendance Director Cathy Adkins attended Thursday's Board of Education meeting to speak about Attendance Awareness Month and to recognize a local student whose artwork will be displayed on a billboard somewhere in the... Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:00:03 EST