Governor Early Ray Romblin declared September Student Attendance Awareness Month at a ceremony held during the City of Logan's council meeting Tues., September 9. In three ceremonies that were held across the county Sept. 8-9, different towns...
Herman Lee Brown II, 37, of Man, was arrested by the West Virginia State Police on September 6 for domestic battery and domestic assault.
It was an unusually long meeting of the Logan City Council on Sept. 9. The meeting started early with guests Ramie Barker and members of the Logan Board of Education and continued after an extended Executive Session.
BECKLEY— Kayla Slone and the Coal Fired Band are scheduled to perfom at this year's Miners' Celebration that will be held at Tamarack in Beckley on Thurs., October 2. The celebration is a gala reception and dinner to celebrate the...
HAMLIN – A Boone County man has filed suit against two West Virginia State Troopers and plans to charge other officers following an alleged beating in Lincoln County.
CHARLESTON — A 82-year-old grandfather, along with his grandson, was sentenced to prison on Wednesday for drug charges.
Every 25 seconds, a fire department responds to a fire somewhere in the U.S., according to a new report released by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). The report, “Fire Loss in the United States during 2013”, provides a...
The West Virginia Library Commission has announced that September is Library Card Sign-up Month. This month was created to encourage potential patrons – especially children – to take advantage of the services offered by libraries in their...
LOGAN — Legislators outnumbered constituents Monday evening as a House of Delegates “listening tour” continued its trek across the state at the Special Occasions Event Center on Yuma Road.
Tuesday, Sept. 9, Patriot Coal Corporation issued WARN Act notices at the Corridor G mining complex located near Danville. The Corridor G complex, which includes the Hobet 21 Mine and Beth Station preparation plant, employs 360 people and produced 2.3...
Timothy Sargent, 33, of Verdunville, was arrested by the WVSP on September 4 for nighttime burglary and simple possession of a controlled substance.
Joseph “Joey” Justice of Logan County has been named one recipient of the 2014 West Virginia Sheriff's Association Scholarship.
A wreck that happened at Cow Creek at approximately 7 a.m. Tuesday sent one woman to the hospital and left a few Appalachian Power customers in the area without power, according to the Logan County Sheriff's Department.
PINE CREEK — A bridge on Pine Creek Road was named the “Army Sergeant Elzie Mundy, Jr. Bridge” during the Annual Pine Creek Reunion held Sunday, August 31.
The Logan Fire Department battled two house fires back to back this past Saturday.Fire Chief Scott Beckett said the first call came in around noon for a blaze at Draper.
A Christian resident was charged recently for stealing several collectibles, including Beatle items.
Dena Wigal of the Dance Studio in Logan won first prize, best overall, in the 2014 Charleston Funeral Parade — a West Virginia tradition held annually near Labor Day. The parade is the only event remaining from the former Charleston Stern Wheel...
A Mingo County high school basketball coach has been arrested and charged with first-offense Driving Under the Influence (DUI), according to court records.
Both Logan High School and Man High School held its annual Athletic Hall of Fame banquets on Thursday. Man's Hall of Fame banquet was held at MHS. Logan's Hall of Fame dinner was at the Logan Country Club.
MADISON — A family that includes a former preacher column writer for the Coal Valley News have been arrested and charged with a list of shocking crimes for abuse of an elderly member of their family.
The Logan County of Board of Education and the West Virginia Department of Education (WVDE) are gearing up for Attendance Awareness Month by issuing the Make Every Day Count Call to Action. This urges superintendents to make attendance a top priority...
The US 119 Task Force and the West Virginia State Police executed a search of a residence recently that netted a large amount of pharmaceutical medication from being sold on the streets in Logan County.
CHARLESTON — The State Ethics Commission could soon choose its fourth leader since the start of 2013 following a decision after a closed-door meeting Thursday.
Elmer Jeffrey and Lounice Spears Jeffrey will celebrate their 57th wedding anniversary this week. The couple was married Sept. 13, 1957, in Logan County.
Together with their parents, Caitlyn Brook Motes and Jeffery Michael Preast, are pleased to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.