Logan Banner- RSS OPINION Feed http://loganbanner.com/section/OPINION http://loganbanner.com/section/OPINION Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:20:23 EST 1800 Bank robbery suspects in custody http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150267278/Bank-robbery-suspects-in-custody Two men are in custody following a Tuesday evening armed robbery at the King State Employees Credit Union. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:44:50 EST Boil water advisory issued http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150262512/Boil-water-advisory-issued The Logan County Public Service District has issued a boil water advisory for the areas of North Fork, Banco, and Big Creek to Harts Creek due to an interruption of water service. The advisory was issued Wed., Oct. 22. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:30:04 EST 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 College Application and Exploration Week http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/150251301/College-Application-and-Exploration-Week:-#whyichose Today marks the start of West Virginia's fifth annual “College Application and Exploration Week,” a statewide celebration of the higher education opportunities available to our state's students. This week, nearly 240 schools... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:59:05 EST Safe steps for Ebola http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/150224387/Safe-steps-for-Ebola A long life has become an expectation. Many people are too young to remember the extraordinary medical progress that has occurred in the past 75 years that lengthened life expectancy in the United States by nearly 30 years. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:58:06 EST Man reaches No. 8 in this week’s rankings http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150222112/Man-reaches-No.-8-in-this-weeks-rankings With three weeks to play in the high school football season the Man Hillbillies are in a good position to not only advance to the Class A playoffs but to host a first-round game. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:55:02 EST Wildcats hope to regroup during off week http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150216707/Wildcats-hope-to-regroup-during-off-week The Logan High School football team is itching to break its five-game losing skid.But they will have to wait a week to do it. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:54:14 EST Logan and Beckley to meet again in hoops http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150222116/Logan-and-Beckley-to-meet-again-in-hoops The 2014-15 Logan High School boys' basketball schedule is now complete and was released to the public on the WVSSAC's website last week. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:54:09 EST Garrett second at MEC golf meet http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150226657/Garrett-second-at-MEC-golf-meet Kelli Garrett has played some pretty good golf this fall at the University of Charleston. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:53:07 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 Blue defeats gold in WVU basketball scrimmage http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150217199/Blue-defeats-gold-in-WVU-basketball-scrimmage MORGANTOWN – Sophomore Devin Williams had 13 points and freshman Daxter Miles Jr. had 10 points to lead the Blue team to a 45-29 win over the Gold squad in a 30-minute officiated scrimmage at the Gold-Blue Debut Friday evening at the WVU... Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:01:07 EST Royals, fans bond over improbable postseason run http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150224542/Royals-fans-bond-over-improbable-postseason-run KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The game had been over for hours. Kauffman Stadium had gone dark. The roars of a sold-out crowd, which had rooted the Kansas City Royals to a sweep of the mighty Los Angeles Angels, had drifted away into the cool night... Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:56:06 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 Billies move up to No. 8 in this week’s rankings; Tug Valley is third http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150247145/Billies-move-up-to-No.-8-in-this-weeks-rankings;-Tug-Valley-is-third After last week's 38-12 win at home over the Sherman Tide, the Man High School football team has moved up four places to No. 8 in this week's WVSSAC Class A Football Ratings. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:12:07 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