Logan Banner- RSS Feed http://loganbanner.com/ http://loganbanner.com/ Sat, 31 Jan 2015 18:32:18 EST 1800 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 W.Va. GOP wants election changes in possible Manchin gov bid http://loganbanner.com/news/news/151571507/W.Va.-GOP-wants-election-changes-in-possible-Manchin-gov-bid CHARLESTON (AP) — As U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin considers a 2016 return bid for governor, Republicans hope to block West Virginia's most prominent Democrat from handpicking his Senate successor for two years. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:35:41 EST Trent enters Man mayoral race http://loganbanner.com/news/news/151578895/Trent-enters-Man-mayoral-race MAN — Chris Trent of Man has filed as a candidate for the mayoral seat in the Town of Man.Trent filed his paperwork at Man Town Hall on Thurs., Jan. 22. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:35:39 EST Local Doctor writing guidelines in cancer treatment http://loganbanner.com/news/news/151578991/Local-Doctor-writing-guidelines-in-cancer-treatment Radiation oncologist Dr. Anshu K. Jain, of the Logan Regional Cancer Center, recently published an article with Dr. Yoshiya Yamada of the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City advising physicians on the use of a highly specialized... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:35:37 EST Magistrate Court by the numbers http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/151573261/Magistrate-Court-by-the-numbers Recent studies, using FBI Uniform Crime Reports, have shown that crime across America has actually been on the decline for the past decade. Statistics show that in 2004 there were 3,824 crimes per 100,000 people on average in the United States. The... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:35:36 EST Learning from other states http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/151573098/Learning-from-other-states Local government officials from the Parkersburg area are on a trip to North Dakota to find ways to deal with a problem that most of West Virginia hasn't experienced for several decades: economic growth. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:35:34 EST Area teams fired up for King Coal Classic http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151517602/Area-teams-fired-up-for-King-Coal-Classic In a remarkably short time Logan High School's King Coal Classic has distinguished itself as one of the premiere high school basketball tournaments in the state of West Virginia. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:35:33 EST Logan hosting tennis clinic at Rec Center http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151565201/Logan-hosting-tennis-clinic-at-Rec-Center It might still be winter but the Logan High School tennis team is planning ahead for the upcoming spring season. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:35:31 EST Boil water advisory issued http://loganbanner.com/news/news/151578526/Boil-water-advisory-issued CHAPMANVILLE — The Chapmanville Water Department has issued a boil water advisory for all Chapmanville Water customers, including water resold to Logan County Public Service District customers on Crawley Creek, Airport Road and Ridgeview. The... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:15:33 EST It’ll never be time for term limits on Congress http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/151515058/Itll-never-be-time-for-term-limits-on-Congress It didn't get much attention at the time, but the elections last November did more than give Republicans a majority in the U.S. Senate. Voters also added to the ranks of people on both sides of Capitol Hill who believe members of Congress should... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 02:25:32 EST Make the choice clear to Iran: No deal means economic collapse http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/151542028/Make-the-choice-clear-to-Iran:-No-deal-means-economic-collapse President Barack Obama and his foreign policy team worry that the long and so-far-fruitless talks on Iran's nuclear capabilities will collapse if Congress passes new, tougher economic sanctions on Tehran. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 02:05:37 EST Chapmanville 6-6 after losing at Hoover http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151517569/Chapmanville-6-6-after-losing-at-Hoover FALLING ROCK — The Chapmanville Regional High School boys' basketball team was upset 70-61 at Herbert Hoover on Tuesday night in a Cardinal Conference game at Falling Rock. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 02:05:35 EST Lady Cats hammer South Charleston 81-61 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151493859/Lady-Cats-hammer-South-Charleston-81-61 It was another signature win for the Logan Lady Cats. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 02:05:31 EST LMS boys 11-1 after getting two more wins http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151548978/LMS-boys-11-1-after-getting-two-more-wins The Logan Middle School boys' basketball team moved to 11-1 on the season with a pair of recent wins.LMS won 58-15 at Ravenswood and then took a 48-25 victory over Point Pleasant. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 02:00:31 EST Collins: Mayor recall meeting illegal http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/151550823/Collins:-Mayor-recall-meeting-illegal CHAPMANVILLE — Chapmanville Council member Mike Collins has released a statement concerning the recent actions of Council members Estel Murray, Anita Hagerty and Gary Bledsoe in asking Mayor Jerry Price Jr. to vacate his mayoral... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:50:31 EST