Logan Banner- RSS NEWS Feed http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:05:54 EST 1800 W.Va. fights for coal http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50123854/W.Va.-fights-for-coal PITTSBURGH, Pa. — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin joined West Virginia miners, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett, Ohio Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor and others Wednesday for a Rally to Support American Energy. The rally was held in response to the Environmental... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Local legislators support grant to purchase helmets http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50110507/Local-legislators-support-grant-to-purchase-helmets During last week's Logan County Commission meeting, the commission moved to act as the fiscal agent to award a $1,000 Governor's Community Participation Grant to the Adult 4-H association to help buy ATV helmets for children who attend the... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST WM wreck leaves a mess http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50122712/WM-wreck-leaves-a-mess MT. GAY — A two car accident in Mount Gay early Wednesday resulted in a huge mess but no injuries. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hatfield removed from ballot; won’t be replaced http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50127623/Hatfield-removed-from-ballot;-wont-be-replaced CHARLESTON - Gone but clearly not forgotten. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Commission to host annual Clean Up http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50124476/Commission-to-host-annual-Clean-Up It's that time of year again, Logan County. Time to clean out the old and make room for the new… or at least clean out the old. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Free sports physicals at LRMC http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50123058/Free-sports-physicals-at-LRMC Free sports physicals for student athletes will be given at Logan Regional Medical Center Friday, Aug. 1. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Spiritually reuniting Logan’s pioneer couple http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-local_features/50112471/Spiritually-reuniting-Logans-pioneer-couple A Logan Banner story which appeared April 23 of this year concerning the historic cemetery located on High Street in Logan featured the gravesite of one of the town's earliest citizens who was brutally murdered by two of her own slaves in 1847... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST LHS… there’s an app for that http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-local_features-news/50110006/LHS-theres-an-app-for-that Logan High School has debuted a new Logan High School app for both Apple and Android users. The app is made possible through a new partnership with SchoolInfoApp, LLC. The app enables parents, students, alumni, faculty and staff to quickly access all... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST W.Va. files suit against Obama http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50111110/W.Va.-files-suit-against-Obama Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has announced that the State of West Virginia filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia challenging President Barack Obama's practice of cherry-picking which laws his Administration... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST In The Service… http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/50079279/In-The-Service U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Kimberly A. Ellis graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST WV Dems to rally in Logan http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50110340/WV-Dems-to-rally-in-Logan The City of Logan is set to host the West Virginia Democratic Party on Saturday for a state-wide political rally. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST W.Va. politicians fight for Veterans http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50102457/W.Va.-politicians-fight-for-Veterans West Virginia politicians are working hard to pass legislation that will help improve veterans' access to health care through the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) medical facilities before Congress breaks for vacation in... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST DaddyRabbit Band to headline Cancer Survivors celebration http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50056237/DaddyRabbit-Band-to-headline-Cancer-Survivors-celebration While you are reading this news article, at least one person will be diagnosed with cancer.Logan County will celebrate Cancer Survivors Day on Sat., August 2, at the Logan Regional Cancer Center – 601... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Woman fights police while holding baby http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50108333/Woman-fights-police-while-holding-baby Ashley Dawn Messer, 26 of Mount Gay, was arrested by the West Virginia State Police on July 22 for obstructing and child neglect creating risk of injury. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Multiple water advisories lifted http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50105497/Multiple-water-advisories-lifted The Logan County Public Service District notified customers from the mouth of Cow Creek to Sarah Ann of a boil water advisory beginning on July 23 and customers of Little Harts Creek and Francis Creek of a boil water advisory beginning on on July... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Secret Church honors persecuted Christians http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-local_features/50087418/Secret-Church-honors-persecuted-Christians Pastor Katie Endicott of Restored Youth Ministries in Christian has been involved in ministry for 10 years: evangelizing at 19 and pastoring at 20. But she is tired of being comfortable and taking church for granted. So last week, she began a new... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Downtown Logan faces strand of robberies, vandalism http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50093854/Downtown-Logan-faces-strand-of-robberies-vandalism The City of Logan Police Department is working hard to investigate two robberies and 25 vandalized vehicles that occurred in downtown Logan late Thursday night into Friday morning. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Woman reports ATV, meds stolen by boyfriend http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50088826/Woman-reports-ATV-meds-stolen-by-boyfriend Clarence Melvin Ferrell, 45, and Brittany Lynn Tomblin, 21, both of Ottawa, were arrested by the West Virginia State Police on July 21 for multiple charges. Ferrell was charged with driving an ATV on a center lined road, driving with a revoked license... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST West Virginia ranked “dumbest” and most “socialist” http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50096718/West-Virginia-ranked-dumbest-and-most-socialist NEW YORK – West Virginia has again received a leading role in the rankings among the 50 United States. As is often the case, however, the distinction may be dubious at best. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST W.Va., other states rally for coal http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50094932/W.Va.-other-states-rally-for-coal Area coal miners and supporters are encouraged to attend an affordable electricity and energy jobs rally Wed., July 30, at Highmark Stadium in Pittsburgh. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST