Logan Banner- RSS NEWS Feed http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS Thu, 7 May 2015 01:13:04 EST 1800 Leadership Logan http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153318969/Leadership-Logan Logan County Schools recently hosted local business men and women at Ralph R. Willis (RRW) Career and Technical Center to learn more about the county's education system. Wed, 6 May 2015 02:35:34 EST 77 year old charged with assault on deputy http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153316585/77-year-old-charged-with-assault-on-deputy A Chapmanville man was arrested on a laundry list of charges after he was pulled over for driving erratically. Wed, 6 May 2015 02:35:33 EST Next year’s school calendar released http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153322146/Next-years-school-calendar-released The 2015-2016 school year will begin August 17 for students in Logan County. After allowing a period for public comment and receiving votes from district staff, the Logan County Board of Education recommended the approved calendar during its April 21,... Wed, 6 May 2015 02:35:32 EST Local entrepreneur passes http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153322035/Local-entrepreneur-passes Mike Uruiste, a man who has been working to change the face of the city of Logan, has died following a single vehicle accident. Wed, 6 May 2015 02:30:49 EST Boil water advisory issued http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153325203/Boil-water-advisory-issued The City of Logan Water Department issued a boil water advisory due to a leak in an 8 inch water line at Three Mile Curve.All affected customers were notified in person. Wed, 6 May 2015 02:30:32 EST Shriners hold poker run http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153288922/Shriners-hold-poker-run All terrain vehicles (ATV) and side-by-side riders from across the region gathered in downtown Logan for the Shrine Club of Logan's second annual ATV Poker Run Saturday, May 2. Tue, 5 May 2015 09:30:32 EST LCC takes on drugs http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153298321/LCC-takes-on-drugs The Logan County Commission (LCC) meeting held on May 5, produced several important decisions and recognitions from the commission, and the long meeting delivered nearly an hour of discussion on the topic of substance abuse in Logan County. Tue, 5 May 2015 01:00:31 EST AccuWeather graphic feature added http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153298543/AccuWeather-graphic-feature-added Because weather is such an important part of our daily lives, The Logan Banner has improved its weather graphic feature by adding AccuWeather's daily graphic. Tue, 5 May 2015 00:25:32 EST Tomblin to receive honor from Harless Center http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153298816/Tomblin-to-receive-honor-from-Harless-Center HUNTINGTON – The June Harless Center for Rural Educational Research & Development Hall of Fame will gain three new members Thursday, May 7. They will be inducted during the 13th annual Harless Hall of Fame Dinner and ceremony at the Marshall... Tue, 5 May 2015 00:15:31 EST W.Va. legislative committee studies reforming tax code http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153299297/W.Va.-legislative-committee-studies-reforming-tax-code CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A legislative committee spent hours Monday brushing up on West Virginia's tax code as lawmakers look toward possible reforms. Tue, 5 May 2015 00:10:31 EST Car accident http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153290177/Car-accident In the afternoon of Monday, May 4, a car accident clogged traffic around the Water Street bridge in Logan. A witness stated that one person was transported to the hospital for treatment. Tue, 5 May 2015 08:55:31 EST Oaths of Office http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153252464/Oaths-of-Office At a special organizational meeting of the Logan City Council held the morning of May 1, the mayor, city council, and members of various municipal departments took their respective oaths of office. Sun, 3 May 2015 02:10:31 EST Local students win state competition http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153268310/Local-students-win-state-competition Two students from Ralph Willis Career Center in Logan won the WV Ford/AAA Auto Skills Competition Thurs., April 30, in Charleston. The duo will match repair skills against the best young auto technicians in the country at the national finals of the... Sun, 3 May 2015 02:00:31 EST ARH denied purchase of Williamson Memorial Hospital http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153268725/ARH-denied-purchase-of-Williamson-Memorial-Hospital The West Virginia Health Care Authority (WVHCA) has denied the purchase of Williamson Memorial Hospital (WMH) by Appalachian Regional Healthcare (ARH). That decision was released on Friday. Sun, 3 May 2015 01:00:36 EST Public comment sought on Black Lung Benefits Act http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153267902/Public-comment-sought-on-Black-Lung-Benefits-Act WASHINGTON, D.C. – On April 30, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin encouraged West Virginians to formally submit their comments to the Federal Register regarding the proposed rule to the Black Lung Benefits Act (BLBA) regulations. The rule, published by... Sun, 3 May 2015 01:00:31 EST Judge delays sentencing in Logan kickback scheme http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153267657/Judge-delays-sentencing-in-Logan-kickback-scheme A judge said Thursday he isn't so sure that the former manager of an Arch Coal mine in Logan County is guilty of forcing companies to pay kickbacks to obtain machine repair work. Sun, 3 May 2015 00:15:32 EST Prevention Coalition http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153236600/Prevention-Coalition The Logan County Prevention Coalition (LCPC) gathered for a meeting Tuesday, April 30, at the Word of Life Church in Mud Fork. Fri, 1 May 2015 02:55:45 EST Lions kick off Rubber Duck Race project http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153238067/Lions-kick-off-Rubber-Duck-Race-project The Lions Club of Logan had an impromptu meeting on Wed., April 29, at the Hot Cup in Logan. In the shadow of a towering inflatable duck known humorously as “Andre” (in honor of Pro-Wrestling icon Andre the Giant) members of the Lions Club... Fri, 1 May 2015 02:55:44 EST Paper trail foils alleged thief http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153238123/Paper-trail-foils-alleged-thief On April 23, Trooper First Class T.D. Boggs with the West Virginia State Police responded to a complaint concerning the theft of batteries from heavy equipment. Fri, 1 May 2015 02:55:41 EST Mother’s Day event http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153234544/Mothers-Day-event The Logan Empowerment Action and Development Organization (LEAD) and the American Friends Service Committee have announced that they will hold a Mother's Day Event. Fri, 1 May 2015 02:55:40 EST