Logan Banner- RSS Feed http://loganbanner.com/ http://loganbanner.com/ Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:54:29 EST 1800 Logan Regional Medical Center “goes red” http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/152051188/Logan-Regional-Medical-Center-goes-red LOGAN — Proponents of the “Go Red” movement decked themselves out in red and gathered at the Chief Logan State Park Conference Center on Feb. 25 for an event that showcased the goals and achievements of the movement and featured... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:35:39 EST No jail time in Barnette sentence http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152060167/No-jail-time-in-Barnette-sentence CHARLESTON — On Feb. 25, United States Attorney Booth Goodwin announced that United States District Judge Thomas E. Johnston had sentenced Ronald Barnette, 54, of Holden to pay of a fine of $20,000, spend three years on probation and six months... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:35:38 EST Delegates question bill mandating drug test for license http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152060255/Delegates-question-bill-mandating-drug-test-for-license CHARLESTON — The House Health Committee approved a bill Tuesday to require drug testing for all applicants for a level 2 intermediate driver's license. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:35:37 EST Election underway for fire, ambulance levy http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152059044/Election-underway-for-fire-ambulance-levy LOGAN — A five year extension for a levy funding fire and ambulance services in Logan County is currently on the ballot. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:35:36 EST Appalachian Power customers set new all-time peak demand http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152061226/Appalachian-Power-customers-set-new-all-time-peak-demand CHARLESTON – Appalachian Power customers in Virginia, West Virginia and Tennessee set an unofficial all-time peak demand of 8,697 megawatts (MW) at 8 a.m. Friday, Feb. 20. Arctic cold weather across the company's entire service area helped... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:35:35 EST Return of the Mothman, Knost nominated for Bram Stoker Award http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/152061375/Return-of-the-Mothman-Knost-nominated-for-Bram-Stoker-Award CHAPMANVILLE — The Horror Writers Association, the premier organization of writers and publishers of horror and dark fantasy, announced the 2014 nominees for the iconic Bram Stoker Award® on Tues., Feb. 24. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:35:33 EST Water woes continue for residents http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152058143/Water-woes-continue-for-residents LOGAN — On Feb. 23, a water line break caused by landslide at the construction site for the new highway to Man forced water outages along Three Mile Curve and Rum Creek. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:30:31 EST Chapmanville whips Wayne, 68-47 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/152018375/Chapmanville-whips-Wayne-68-47 The Chapmanville Regional High School boys' basketball team dunked its way to a 68-47 road victory on Tuesday night in a Cardinal Conference makeup game. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:50:32 EST Logan falls to Big Reds on the road http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/152018355/Logan-falls-to-Big-Reds-on-the-road The Logan High School boys' basketball team never led in its game on Tuesday night at Parkersburg and ended up losing 77-67 to the Big Reds. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:40:34 EST State government getting things done http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/152059959/State-government-getting-things-done “Is the glass half-full or half-empty?” This is a question I have had to ask of myself and of the other 33 Senators many times during this Legislative Session. Of course, the answer depends on each individual's... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:15:32 EST Videos: Spring Valley 83, Logan 67 (Girls’ High School Basketball Sectionals) http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/152064109/Videos:-Spring-Valley-83-Logan-67-(Girls-High-School-Basketball-Sectionals) It was an emotional end for the Logan High School girls' basketball team on Wednesday night as the Lady Cats lost 83-67 to Spring Valley in the Class AAA Region 4 Section 2 semifinals at Logan's Willie Akers Arena. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:05:32 EST Photo gallery: Logan High School hosts Class AAA sectional girls’ tourney http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/152066548/Photo-gallery:-Logan-High-School-hosts-Class-AAA-sectional-girls-tourney The Logan High School girls' basketball team lost 83-67 to Spring Valley on Wednesday night at Logan's Willie Akers Arena in the Class AAA Region 4 Section 2 semifinals. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:40:32 EST Gun owners’ rights http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/152060115/Gun-owners-rights The following editorial appeared in the Charleston (West Virginia) Daily Mail on Wed., Feb. 25——- Wed, 25 Feb 2015 23:50:31 EST Lady Billies win sectional opener http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/152018428/Lady-Billies-win-sectional-opener MAN — It wasn't easy and it wasn't pretty but the Man High School girls' basketball team got the job done. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 23:45:32 EST Boil water advisory http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152051968/Boil-water-advisory A boil water advisory has been put in effect for customers of the Logan County PSD from North Mitchell Heights to the To Pigeon Roost. An interuption of water service occured and has prompted the need to boil water. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:15:31 EST Man draws Montcalm for boys’ sectionals http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/152046268/Man-draws-Montcalm-for-boys-sectionals MAN — It should be a breeze for the Man High School boys' basketball team in the upcoming Class A Region 3, Section 1 tournament.At least in the first round. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:55:34 EST Holden Elementary to get expansion http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/152005603/Holden-Elementary-to-get-expansion LOGAN — Holden Elementary will be undergoing a major expansion project over the next year. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 02:25:35 EST Couple accused of kidnapping sues Boone Co. sheriff, others http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152036376/Couple-accused-of-kidnapping-sues-Boone-Co.-sheriff-others MADISON, W.Va. – A Boone County couple is suing the Boone County Commission, The Boone County Sheriff Randall White and Boone County Deputy Sheriff Billy Browning for falsely accusing them of an alleged kidnapping, according to document filed in... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 02:25:34 EST Drilling bill meets opposition http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152020956/Drilling-bill-meets-opposition CHARLESTON — House Bill 2688 was introduced on Feb. 11 and would allow the unitization of gas interests in horizontal drilling. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 02:25:33 EST Bill to create child sexual abuse task force passes House http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152026153/Bill-to-create-child-sexual-abuse-task-force-passes-House House Bill 2527 also known as Merryn's Law passed with a unanimous vote on Feb. 18. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 02:25:31 EST