Logan Banner- RSS Feed http://loganbanner.com/ http://loganbanner.com/ Wed, 1 Oct 2014 10:44:54 EST 1800 Vinson bridge dedication http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150000265/Vinson-bridge-dedication LOGAN — A bridge at the Logan exit of Route 119 in Logan was named the “U. S. Army SGT Billy E. Vinson Memorial Bridge” on Sat., September 13. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:45:10 EST Making AWVHA history http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-local_features/50813372/Making-AWVHA-history LOGAN — Logan Regional Medical Center's Auxiliary received some prestigious awards from the annual Auxiliary of the West Virginia Hospital Association meeting in September at The Greenbrier Resort. In fact, one member of the Auxiliary even... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:45:06 EST Man assaults brother’s girlfriend http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50816290/Man-assaults-brothers-girlfriend George David Staten, 49, of Logan, was arrested by the West Virginia State Police on September 15 for assault, indecent exposure, battery and simple possession. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:44:02 EST Thin Mint Sprint 5k http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/50805897/Thin-Mint-Sprint-5k HURRICANE — Girl Scouts of Black Diamond Council will host their first Thin Mint Sprint 5K October 4 at Valley Park in Hurricane. The race starts at 8 a.m. next to the Wave Pool. Proceeds from this race will help support the Girl Scout... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:43:11 EST Huntington District artifacts transferred to the Veterans Curation Program http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50805051/Huntington-District-artifacts-transferred-to-the-Veterans-Curation-Program HUNTINGTON— Thanks to the efforts of a team of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) archaeological experts, artifacts from nine West Virginia project sites have been transferred to the Veterans Curation Program (VCP) from storage at the Grave... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:43:09 EST Tomblin named Chairman of Energy Board http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150000988/Tomblin-named-Chairman-of-Energy-Board Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin was named chairman of the Southern States Energy Board at the organization's 54th annual meeting held in Mobile, Alabama. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:42:08 EST WVSO prepares for second concert http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/50804337/WVSO-prepares-for-second-concert CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Symphony Orchestra will perform the second concert of its 2014-15 season, Celebrating Lyricism, on October 17 and 18 at 8 p.m. at the Clay Center in the Maier Foundation Performance Hall in... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:42:05 EST Misleading the public about circumstances http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/50814553/Misleading-the-public-about-circumstances While there is little still to be said about the theft of Mingo County's family court judge position by state officials, it remains a bit annoying that some continue to mislead the public about the circumstances of various decisions. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:41:06 EST Billies rise to No. 2 in the state http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50773478/Billies-rise-to-No.-2-in-the-state MAN — The Man High School football team has jumped one spot to No. 2 in the state in this week's WVSSAC Class A Football Ratings. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:40:10 EST Shorthanded Logan to play Brooke http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50773504/Shorthanded-Logan-to-play-Brooke It's back to the drawing board for the Logan High School football team.After last week's emotional 48-42 overtime loss at home to Chapmanville, the Wildcats currently stand at 2-3 overall. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:40:05 EST Garrett medalist in collegiate golf meet http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50810331/Garrett-medalist-in-collegiate-golf-meet Chapmanville native Kelli Garrett is having a fine junior season with the University of Charleston women's golf team. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:39:09 EST LMS puts up 66 points in win over Ravenswood http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50810375/LMS-puts-up-66-points-in-win-over-Ravenswood It's not every game a football team can put up 66 points on the scoreboard.But that's what the Logan Middle School Timberwolves did last Thursday as LMS beat previously unbeaten Ravenswood in a 66-42 shootout. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:39:07 EST CMS tennis having a good fall season http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50810348/CMS-tennis-having-a-good-fall-season CHAPMANVILLE — The Chapmanville Middle School tennis team continued its hot start last week as the boys and girls teams picked up wins over Poca and Ripley, while splitting with the Logan Timberwolves. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:39:06 EST Boone County man named W.Va. Fire Marshal http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150004350/Boone-County-man-named-W.Va.-Fire-Marshal FLATWOODS — In a meeting in Flatwoods on Monday, the West Virginia Fire Commission selected Anthony Wayne “Tony” Carrico, a 46-year-old native and resident of Boone County, as State Fire Marshal. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:38:03 EST Scavenger hunt winner http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/50816616/Scavenger-hunt-winner CHIEF LOGAN STATE PARK — Healthy Logan County is searching for the winner of a scavenger hunt they hosted at the Hatfield-McCoy Heritage Festival. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:37:08 EST State cites Patriot Coal in mine accident http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150002841/State-cites-Patriot-Coal-in-mine-accident CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Patriot Coal committed serious violations by failing to ensure walls and roofs were properly supported before a severe accident called a coal burst killed two West Virginia miners in May, according to state mining... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:37:05 EST CVFD hosting fundraiser, meet the candidates http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50814630/CVFD-hosting-fundraiser-meet-the-candidates CHAPMANVILLE — The Chapmanville Fire Department Auxiliary and Greg Dalton Nationwide Insurance are teaming up for a fundraiser. The groups will host a Hotdog Sale fundraiser on October 18 in the Chapmanville City Hall parking lot beside of... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:36:11 EST LHS homecoming parade lineup http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/150008804/LHS-homecoming-parade-lineup Logan High School will have their 2014 Homecoming Parade at 6 p.m. Thursday, October 2, in downtown Logan. The Logan Wildcats will play the Brooke Bruins in the homecoming game to be held Friday, October 3, at 7:30 p.m. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:36:06 EST Man jumps to No. 2 in state rankings http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150000646/ MAN — The Man High School football team has jumped one spot to No. 2 in the state in this week's WVSSAC Class A Football Ratings. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:38:03 EST Award winning author to offer free workshops http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50815236/Award-winning-author-to-offer-free-workshops LOGAN — Logan County's three libraries will be hosting some very exciting, and free, writing classes by Bram Stoker Award-winning editor and author, Michael Knost. Knost, who won the 2009 Bram Stoker Award for his Writers Workshop of... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:29:05 EST