Logan Banner- RSS Feed http://loganbanner.com/ http://loganbanner.com/ Thu, 25 Dec 2014 23:27:34 EST 1800 Central Michigan’s miracle comeback falls short to Toppers in Bahamas Bowl, 49-48 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150965625/Central-Michigans-miracle-comeback-falls-short-to-Toppers-in-Bahamas-Bowl-49-48 Nassau, Bahamas (AP) — A miracle comeback for Central Michigan on a record-setting day by quarterback Cooper Rush fell just short at the inaugural Bahamas Bowl. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 17:36:04 EST Merry Christmas http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150987009/Merry-Christmas The Guyan Freewill Baptist Church at Harts presented a Live Nativity on Dec. 19-20. Visitors driving thru were presented scenes of Joseph and Mary traveling to Jerusalem; an angel informing shepherds in the field of Jesus' birth; the three wise... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 06:18:02 EST Taylorville murder investigation continues http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150992900/Taylorville-murder-investigation-continues TAYLORVILLE – Troopers from the Williamson and Logan detachments of the West Virginia State Police (WVSP) have “persons of interest” in the murder of an elderly Mingo County man who was identified as 70-year old Roland... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 05:37:02 EST Commission holds final meeting for 2014 http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150986591/Commission-holds-final-meeting-for-2014 The Logan County Commission's agenda for their final meeting for the year 2014 included approving a intent to purchase on property in downtown Logan and the signing of lease agreements for the Hatfield Cemetery. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 05:33:08 EST Rotary hosts biggest Christmas Party ever http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150987185/Rotary-hosts-biggest-Christmas-Party-ever LOGAN — For more than seventy years the Rotary Club of Logan has hosted a special holiday party for kids across Logan County and that tradition continued on Dec. 17. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 05:21:02 EST The grace of God http://loganbanner.com/news/letters/150991597/The-grace-of-God Editor,Seventy years ago on December 16, 1944, the Kramer B-24 Crew was shot down over Innsbrook, Austria. I, Sargent (Reverend) Glenn I. White Jr. was a member of that crew. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 05:19:07 EST Keeping the Merry in Christmas http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/150985416/Keeping-the-Merry-in-Christmas Many people tend to become so busy with the hustle and bustle of the Holiday Season, that they look forward to it being over, rather than actually enjoying it. Christmas is the celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ (which the majority of folks... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 05:18:09 EST Have a safe and happy Christmas! http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/150985404/Have-a-safe-and-happy-Christmas Today is Christmas Eve and we want to take a moment to wish everyone a very merry — and safe — Christmas. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 05:17:05 EST Christmas in the Park http://loganbanner.com/news/letters/151002398/Christmas-in-the-Park Editor, Wed, 24 Dec 2014 05:16:03 EST Wheelin’ Sportsmen hunt hugely successful http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150991741/Wheelin-Sportsmen-hunt-hugely-successful The Logan Area Chapter (LAC) of the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) hosted its first ever Wheelin' Sportsmen event near Sharples. The event was sponsored by Mingo Logan Coal Company (MLCC) and held at its reclaimed coal mine properties... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 05:14:03 EST Nominate a small business for awards http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150940235/Nominate-a-small-business-for-awards Running a small business can sometimes feel like a thankless job, but there is one way West Virginians can show their appreciation for their favorite small business: nominate them for an award. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 05:13:08 EST Social Security benefits children all year long http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/150967096/Social-Security-benefits-children-all-year-long With holidays and vacations, December is often considered a time to focus on the children in our lives. Whether we're taking the kids to visit Santa, buying Hanukkah gifts, or volunteering for a toy drive, children are at the heart of the... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 05:13:05 EST Man girls roll over Buffalo 62-45 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150965604/Man-girls-roll-over-Buffalo-62-45 The Man High School girls' basketball team broke out of a season-long three-game losing streak against Buffalo to head into the holidays on a winning note. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 05:09:07 EST 2014-15 Logan County Master Basketball Schedule http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150951396/2014-15-Logan-County-Master-Basketball-Schedule Friday, Dec. 26BOYSMan vs. Riverside (Bob Runyon Memorial Holiday Tournament at Chapmanville), 6:30 p.m. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 05:09:05 EST Marshall routs Huskies in Boca Raton Bowl, 52-23 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150950809/Marshall-routs-Huskies-in-Boca-Raton-Bowl-52-23 BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Quarterback Rakeem Cato and receiver Tommy Shuler have played together since high school, so they were able to communicate without a lot of conversation Tuesday in their final game for Marshall. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 23:36:08 EST Paul Williamson back in the game at Alderson Broaddus http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150958609/Paul-Williamson-back-in-the-game-at-Alderson-Broaddus After spending two years away from the game of basketball Paul Herbert Williamson is back on the hardwood.Williamson has surfaced at Division II Alderson Broaddus College and is a 6-foot-3 sophomore guard for the Battlers. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 17:40:03 EST Boil water advisory lifted http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150996573/Boil-water-advisory-lifted The Logan County Public Service District has lifted a boil water advisory issued on Fri., Dec. 19, for the area from Neibert to the Rita Mall. The advisory was lifted on Tues., Dec. 23. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 16:45:05 EST Bengals beat Broncos 37-28 to reach playoffs http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150989308/Bengals-beat-Broncos-37-28-to-reach-playoffs CINCINNATI (AP) — With everything on the line, the Bengals picked off Peyton Manning in the closing minutes — twice, no less — and ran themselves right back into the playoffs. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 11:18:09 EST Videos: Man 62, Buffalo 45 (High School Girls’ Basketball) http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150988362/Videos:-Man-62-Buffalo-45-(High-School-Girls-Basketball) The Man High School girls' basketball team broke out of a season-long three-game losing streak against Buffalo to head into the holidays on a winning note. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 11:01:07 EST Boca Raton Bowl a homecoming for many Herd players http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150986675/Boca-Raton-Bowl-a-homecoming-for-many-Herd-players BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Marshall quarterback Rakeem Cato took a knee when he learned the Thundering Herd were bound for the inaugural Boca Raton Bowl.And then he said a prayer of thanks. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 09:02:05 EST