Logan Banner- RSS NEWS Feed http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:21:58 EST 1800 Groundbreaking Monday on new outreach clinic in Man http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153137024/Groundbreaking-Monday-on-new-outreach-clinic-in-Man MAN — Southern West Virginia Health System, a Lincoln Primary Care Center company, will host a ceremony Mon., April 27, at 10:30 a.m. for the groundbreaking of a new, modern Southern West Virginia Health Center outpatient clinic in Man. The... Sun, 26 Apr 2015 00:35:35 EST CEDAR Coal Fair http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153135237/CEDAR-Coal-Fair The 14th annual CEDAR (Coal Education Development and Resources) of Southern W.Va. Coal Fair hosted a bevy of events last week at the Convention Center in Chief Logan State Park. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 00:35:32 EST Public intoxication charge for NYC man http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153137196/Public-intoxication-charge-for-NYC-man A New New City man was arrested in Logan Saturday after he was allegedly found to be drunk in public. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 00:25:31 EST Mamie’s Speakeasy offers a trip back to the 1930s http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153134855/Mamies-Speakeasy-offers-a-trip-back-to-the-1930s The Aracoma Story Inc. will present “Mamie”, a play based on the life of local legend Mamie Thurman this summer. To get residents in the mood of Logan County in 1932, the long-time Theater group is sponsoring a Speakeasy on Sat., May 16,... Sun, 26 Apr 2015 00:15:31 EST Team Rubicon responds to local storm-damaged communities http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153135269/Team-Rubicon-responds-to-local-storm-damaged-communities HARTS, W.Va. — After severe storms affected hundreds of homeowners in Harts in early April, Team Rubicon, a veteran-led disaster relief organization, arrived scene to provide relief at the request of the Harts VOAD (Voluntary Organizations... Sun, 26 Apr 2015 00:10:35 EST Community gardening http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153082314/Community-gardening Sustainable Logan County has began construction on a community garden next to the Salvation Army on Stratton Street. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 03:25:32 EST Saturday events include walk, hike and run http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153101035/Saturday-events-include-walk-hike-and-run Chief Logan State Park will host its 32nd annual Sue Browning Wildflower Hike this Saturday. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 03:20:40 EST Jailbreak foiled at Southwestern Regional Jail http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153104241/Jailbreak-foiled-at-Southwestern-Regional-Jail A man from the Holden area has attempted to break out of the Southwestern Regional Jail in Holden. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 03:20:39 EST Storm damages post office http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153106071/Storm-damages-post-office The U.S. Post Office in downtown Logan was damaged during the storm that hit the Logan area on Fri., April 3, bearing high winds, hail and heavy rain. Postmaster Thea Ferguson told The Logan Banner that repairs should begin this weekend. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 03:20:35 EST Boil water advisories http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153101598/Boil-water-advisories A Boil Water Advisory has been put in effect for customers of the City of Logan Water Department who live at Middleburg Addition in Logan. A Boil Water Advisory has also been put in effect for customers of the Logan County Public Service District... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 16:40:31 EST QUIZ: Which Breed Of Puppy Is Perfect For You? http://loganbanner.com/quizzes/puppy1TLB Find out with the Logan Banner's Perfect Puppy Quiz! Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:02:06 EST Dogwood Winter http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153082526/Dogwood-Winter Dogwood Winter is one of several “mini-winters” the area experiences during Spring. According to the Farmer's Almanac, Dogwood Winter usually falls during late April or early May, around the time dogwood trees start... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 02:10:36 EST BOE axes BASE program at LMS http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153078482/BOE-axes-BASE-program-at-LMS The Family and Consumer Sciences Department or BASE Program at Logan Middle School (LMS) has been abolished by the Logan County Board of Education (LCBOE). Thu, 23 Apr 2015 02:10:35 EST Guilty plea in federal court http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153080935/Guilty-plea-in-federal-court CHARLESTON – A Chapmanville man admitted to selling the powerful prescription painkiller oxymorphone, commonly known as Opana. Joseph Allen Rogers, 41, pleaded guilty Wed., April 22, in federal court in Charleston to distribution of oxymorphone,... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 02:10:33 EST Probation, fine for member of kickback scheme http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153080546/Probation-fine-for-member-of-kickback-scheme CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Scott Ellis, 45, of Holden, was sentenced Wed., April 22, by Judge Thomas Johnston to three years of probation and a $3,000 fine United States Attorney Booth Goodwin announced. Ellis had previously pleaded guilty in July of... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 02:10:31 EST Manchin seeks to loosen ROV regulations http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153081338/Manchin-seeks-to-loosen-ROV-regulations Washington, D.C. – On Wed., April 22, U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Dean Heller (R-NV) introduced bipartisan legislation aimed at preventing unnecessary and burdensome regulations on recreational off-highway vehicles (ROVs) put forth by... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 02:00:42 EST Men win lawsuit against Gilbert Ast. Chief http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153077793/Men-win-lawsuit-against-Gilbert-Ast.-Chief CHARLESTON (AP) — A federal jury has ordered an assistant police chief in Gilbert to pay $7,500 in medical bills apiece for two Mingo County men who claimed their civil rights were violated when they were beaten by officers in 2011. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:20:39 EST White to deliver commencement http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153055686/White-to-deliver-commencement Marshall University Interim President Gary G. White will address the 2015 graduating class of Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College on May 16, 2015. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 13:30:31 EST GFWC 125th Anniversary http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153058906/GFWC-125th-Anniversary They have over 2,500 members across West Virginia who work hard in their communities on benevolent projects such as helping out fire departments, providing scholarships and boosting their communities. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 02:55:35 EST Two charged in weapon theft http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153053804/Two-charged-in-weapon-theft Two men from the Holden area have been charged with grand larceny following an alleged theft of a pistol and smartphone. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 02:55:33 EST