The Hatfield Cemetery of Logan County has been the topic for discussion for quite some time, originally because of the condition of the final resting places for many of the Devil Anse Hatfield family and others, and because of a cable which had been placed across the bridge leading to the sacred site prior to the beginning of the Hatfield-McCoy Reunion which concluded Sunday, JuneWith those issues now being resolved thru the help of two of the Hatfield’s oldest living descendants and the Logan County Commission, which supplied the manpower to clear the cemetery, and a suitable explanation given for the placing of the cable, perhaps more history concerning the cemetery at Sarah Ann and a McCoy cemetery in Kentucky may be of interest to readers.
Logan High School’s student-lead broadcasting team, WLHS-TV, will be published in this year’s publication of The West Virginia State Journal’s “55 Good Things About West Virginia.”
Father’s Day was observed on Sun., June 15, at the First Baptist Church of McConnell where 53 fathers were honored by recognition and each were given a gift from the church. The oldest father present was Clyde Keaton at age 84. The youngest father was Zak Martin. The father with the most children present was David Meade. The youngest grandfather in attendance was Jesse Kitchen. Dale Sheppard was the father with the youngest child present and the father with the oldest child present was ...
MUD FORK — Mud Fork Freewill Baptist Church ladies aide met for their July meeting with 10 members present.Ann Deer opened the meeting taking prayer request and Jackie Thatcher led prayer. Gladys Schmitt sang the hymn “Thank You Lord.” Sissy Adams read a poem and several testimonies were given. Deer read from I Thessalonians 5:11, with a story about giving each other strength.Business was discussed and the treasury report was read. Plans were made to ha...
McCONNELL — Vacation Bible School at the First Baptist Church of McConnell will begin Mon., July 21, and continue through Fri., July 25, at 7 p.m.The theme for this year’s VBS is “Operation Salvation”. These Bible lessons are about stories in the Old and New Testaments concerning miraculous healings and medical recoveries. The objective of the lessons will be to show the wondrous demonstration of God’s power over impossible situations for His glory....
The First Baptist Church of McConnell held Graduate Day Sun., May 18, for 14 graduates. In the morning service, the graduates were recognized and participated in the worship by leading in prayer and ushering. Before the evening worship service, a dinner was prepared for the grads and their families. During the evening meeting, each senior was given a Bible from the church. Those graduating from Chapmanville Regional High School were Casey Vance and Katelin Farley. Those graduating from Logan ...
Four students at Justice Elementary received the highest level of performance on several categories for their 2013 WESTEST 2 scores.As third graders, Korbin Bostic, Mika Dalton, Chloe Harry, and Rosey Gillette all received distinguished scores in math and language arts. Rosey Gillette also received distinguished scores in social studies. The third grade teacher at Justice Elementary is Mrs. Regina Howes.To receive a distinguished level of performance on the third grade W...
MAN — Sandra Manning, principal of Man High School, has announced the honor roll for the 2nd Semester for 2013-14 school year.
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