Logan Banner- RSS Feed http://loganbanner.com/ http://loganbanner.com/ Thu, 29 Jan 2015 09:29:48 EST 1800 It’ll never be time for term limits on Congress http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/151515058/Itll-never-be-time-for-term-limits-on-Congress It didn't get much attention at the time, but the elections last November did more than give Republicans a majority in the U.S. Senate. Voters also added to the ranks of people on both sides of Capitol Hill who believe members of Congress should... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 02:25:32 EST Make the choice clear to Iran: No deal means economic collapse http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/151542028/Make-the-choice-clear-to-Iran:-No-deal-means-economic-collapse President Barack Obama and his foreign policy team worry that the long and so-far-fruitless talks on Iran's nuclear capabilities will collapse if Congress passes new, tougher economic sanctions on Tehran. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 02:05:37 EST Chapmanville 6-6 after losing at Hoover http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151517569/Chapmanville-6-6-after-losing-at-Hoover FALLING ROCK — The Chapmanville Regional High School boys' basketball team was upset 70-61 at Herbert Hoover on Tuesday night in a Cardinal Conference game at Falling Rock. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 02:05:35 EST Lady Cats hammer South Charleston 81-61 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151493859/Lady-Cats-hammer-South-Charleston-81-61 It was another signature win for the Logan Lady Cats. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 02:05:31 EST LMS boys 11-1 after getting two more wins http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151548978/LMS-boys-11-1-after-getting-two-more-wins The Logan Middle School boys' basketball team moved to 11-1 on the season with a pair of recent wins.LMS won 58-15 at Ravenswood and then took a 48-25 victory over Point Pleasant. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 02:00:31 EST Collins: Mayor recall meeting illegal http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/151550823/Collins:-Mayor-recall-meeting-illegal CHAPMANVILLE — Chapmanville Council member Mike Collins has released a statement concerning the recent actions of Council members Estel Murray, Anita Hagerty and Gary Bledsoe in asking Mayor Jerry Price Jr. to vacate his mayoral... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:50:31 EST Central City Bridge dedication http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/151516812/Central-City-Bridge-dedication A ribbon cutting ceremony was held Fri., Jan. 23, for the newly renovated Central City Walk Bridge. The ribbon cutting was done jointly by Governor Earl Ray Tomblin and City of Logan Mayor Serafino Nolletti. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:15:31 EST Nolletti reelected mayor of Logan http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/151543567/Nolletti-reelected-mayor-of-Logan Serafino Nolletti has been reelected to his second term as mayor of the City of Logan. Unofficial vote totals show Nolletti receiving 249 votes and his opponent, Robert “Bob” Stidham, receiving 64. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 09:55:32 EST Tomblin presents small Cities Block Grants http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/151531019/Tomblin-presents-small-Cities-Block-Grants CHARLESTON — The Logan County Commission was presented a Small Cities Block Grant by Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin Thurs., Jan. 22. The $200,000 grant will be used in a $4.95 million project by the Logan County Public Service District to extend water... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:45:36 EST Kermit woman indicted for Child Endangerment http://loganbanner.com/news/news/151532142/Kermit-woman-indicted-for-Child-Endangerment WILLIAMSON - Candida (Candy) Fluty, 35, of Kermit, W.Va. has been indicted in Cincinnati, Ohio on two counts of Felonious Assault involving her young son. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:45:35 EST At The Capitol http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/151515049/At-The-Capitol CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Work on legislation to repeal the 2009 Alternative Energy Portfolio Act dominated the first full week of the 2015 regular session of the Legislature, with the Senate and House of Delegates each passing versions of the repeal... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:45:34 EST The first days of the Legislature http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/151515103/The-first-days-of-the-Legislature The excitement could be felt throughout the Capitol. Personally it reminded me of the buildup to our Championship basketball game my senior year of High School but bigger. We were about to embark on a new day, a historic change for the State of West... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:45:33 EST A matter of degrees http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/151370619/A-matter-of-degrees Americans who go to college earn more money and are more likely to be employed than those who don't. These cold facts underlie President Obama's promising plan to offer a community college education at no cost to... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:45:32 EST King Coal Classic has local flavor http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151480597/King-Coal-Classic-has-local-flavor This year's King Coal Classic definitely has a local flavor.The annual Logan High School basketball tournament resumes this Friday and concludes on Saturday with a whole host of games. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:45:31 EST CMS boys win three more games, now 12-2 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151515489/CMS-boys-win-three-more-games-now-12-2 CHAPMANVILLE — The Chapmanville Middle School boys' basketball team improved to 12-2 with a trio of recent wins.On Monday, CMS won 64-44 at Duval. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:40:36 EST Man Lions had an active December http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/151531687/Man-Lions-had-an-active-December MAN — The Man Lions Club had a very active month of December with several community activities celebrating the holidays. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:40:33 EST Del. Nelson calls for donations of farm equipment http://loganbanner.com/news/news/151526439/Del.-Nelson-calls-for-donations-of-farm-equipment CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Delegate Joshua Nelson (R-Boone) has asked for donations of farm equipment to the Veterans and Warriors Agriculture program. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:40:31 EST No. 17 Mountaineers turn up pressure, throttle K-State 65-59 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151529067/No.-17-Mountaineers-turn-up-pressure-throttle-K-State-65-59 MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — West Virginia coach Bob Huggins and Kansas State counterpart Bruce Weber had vastly differing opinions of the No. 17 Mountaineers' rough-and-tumble, 65-59 victory Tuesday night. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:45:33 EST Videos: Logan 81, South Charleston 61 (Girls’ High School Basketball) http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151538261/Videos:-Logan-81-South-Charleston-61-(Girls-High-School-Basketball) The Logan High School girls' basketball team put on quite a performance on Tuesday night at Logan's Willie Akers Arena as the Lady Cats dominated South Charleston and won 81-61 over the Black Eagles. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:45:31 EST Wildcats move up to No. 6 in the state in this week’s Class AAA poll http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/151515846/Wildcats-move-up-to-No.-6-in-the-state-in-this-weeks-Class-AAA-poll The state is finally taking notice of the Logan High School boys' basketball team.After a recent surge, the Wildcats have moved from 10th in the state in Class AAA to this week's No. 6 rating. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:05:34 EST