Logan Banner- RSS NEWS Feed http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:22:53 EST 1800 Woman critical after motorcycle accident http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50049863/Woman-critical-after-motorcycle-accident KOPPERSTON - The Beckley detachment of the West Virginia State Police is investigating a motorcycle crash involving two well-known Mingo County residents. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST LMAMH to offer an array of new, improved services http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50043060/LMAMH-to-offer-an-array-of-new-improved-services Logan Mingo Area Mental Health has undergone a lot of change over the past couple of years. With hiring the new CEO Donna Cooke, new staffing opportunities, required higher education for employees and more, the company seems to be on an upward... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Manchin brings ‘Hollow’ documentary to Washington, D.C. http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50049985/Manchin-brings-Hollow-documentary-to-Washington-D.C. WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Tuesday, Senator Joe Manchin hosted more than 250 guests in the United States Capitol Building for a special viewing of the award-winning “Hollow” documentary with filmmaker Elaine McMillion Sheldon. The film,... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Another guilty plea in Mt. Laurel kickback scheme http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50043503/Another-guilty-plea-in-Mt.-Laurel-kickback-scheme The last Mountain Laurel Kickback Scheme guilty plea for the month of July has been booked. Chadwick Lusk plead guilty on Monday making him the eighth man involved to do so. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Two arrested in Man for DUI, possession http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50048035/Two-arrested-in-Man-for-DUI-possession MAN — Kevin G. Browning, 36, and Robert Perry, 54, both of Cyclone, were arrested on July 18 for multiple charges. Browning is charged with DUI of a controlled substance, driving with a suspended license, possession of a controlled substance and... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Boil water advisory lifted http://loganbanner.com/news/news/346488/Boil-water-advisory-lifted The Logan County Public Service District notified customers from Dog Patch to Sarah Ann of a boil water advisory on July 21. That advisory has been lifted. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Volatility ‘new normal’ for coal industry as utilities, railroads adjust http://loganbanner.com/news/news/306801/Volatility-new-normal-for-coal-industry-as-utilities-railroads-adjust The U.S. coal industry is facing an even more uncertain future as the impacts from weaker demand and environmental regulations are creating more contractual volatility from the utilities to the railroads, according to a recent report. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST West Virginia’s Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve to host BOSS tour http://loganbanner.com/news/news/331106/West-Virginias-Employer-Support-of-the-Guard-and-Reserve-to-host-BOSS-tour West Virginia's Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve is partnering with the Logan County Chamber of Commerce to host a BOSS tour Fri., July 25 at the W.Va. National Guard's Camp Branch landing zone in Logan County. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST W.Va. officials allege fire department conspiracy http://loganbanner.com/news/news/337570/W.Va.-officials-allege-fire-department-conspiracy MADISON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Fire Marshal's Office is accusing members of a volunteer fire department in Wharton with forging state documents. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST START celebrates Independence http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/337701/START-celebrates-Independence MAN — The June meeting of START (Seniors Taking Active Roles Today) was held Thurs., June 26, 2014, at Bruce McDonald Memorial United Methodist Church. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST AG warns of fake job postings in troubled economy http://loganbanner.com/news/news/334485/AG-warns-of-fake-job-postings-in-troubled-economy West Virginia's Attorney General Patrick Morrisey warns citizes who are looking for jobs to beware fake job postings and other employment scams online. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Logan woman pleads guilty to defrauding DHHR http://loganbanner.com/news/news/330802/Logan-woman-pleads-guilty-to-defrauding-DHHR Shannon Collins, 41, of Logan, plead guilty Mon., July 21 in federal court in Charleston to defrauding the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR). Collins faces a maximum penalty of 30 years confinement and a potential fine of... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Bridge dedication to memorialize Man councilmember http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/332461/Bridge-dedication-to-memorialize-Man-councilmember Citizens of Man, along with many public officials, honored James Darrell Mangrum on Fri., July 18 by dedicating the bridge over the Guyandotte River at Bridge Street between Route 10 and E. McDonald Avenue as the James Darrell Mangrum Memorial... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST TAS to host Children’s Night http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-local_features-news/313753/TAS-to-host-Childrens-Night The Aracoma Story Inc. will host children's night Thurs., July 24 at the Liz Spurlock Amphitheatre at Chief Logan State Park. Children's perks include half price admission ($3), a tour of the stage, a meet and greet with the actors,... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST No bidders for City of Logan Parking Building http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/310685/No-bidders-for-City-of-Logan-Parking-Building The City of Logan held a public auction Mon., July 21 at 10 a.m. for those interested in purchasing the Parking Garage located on Main Street. The meeting also doubled as a special City Council meeting because the potential buyer must first be... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST County Commission holds short, productive meeting http://loganbanner.com/news/news/317565/County-Commission-holds-short-productive-meeting The Logan County Commission had a short meeting Monday afternoon, but the benefits to the county will be far reaching.Many new job appointments were approved by the commission: Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rahall kicks off coalfield campaign http://loganbanner.com/news/news/319928/Rahall-kicks-off-coalfield-campaign LOGAN — Third District Congressman Nick Rahall kicked off his coalfield campaign just down the street from where his opponents have opened their first southern West Virginia headquarters. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The fruit of the spirit http://loganbanner.com/news/news_agricultural/310368/The-fruit-of-the-spirit In John 15:8 it says, “By this My Father is glorified, that you bear much fruit; so you will be My disciples.” Since these words are written in red, and we know that everything that our Lord Jesus said is written in red, then it must be... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Voting precinct will not change http://loganbanner.com/news/news/316145/Voting-precinct-will-not-change Logan County Clerk John Turner has rescinded his previous request to change voting precinct No. 21. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Father, daughter die in Matewan crash http://loganbanner.com/news/news/320073/Father-daughter-die-in-Matewan-crash MATEWAN – The Mingo County Sheriff's Department has released the names of a father and daughter who died Friday night in a traffic crash in the Matewan area. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST