Logan Banner- RSS NEWS Feed http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS Wed, 20 Aug 2014 03:48:13 EST 1800 Logan County Cleanup http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50341091/Logan-County-Cleanup CHAPMANVILLE — Within just a few hours of opening, there was a huge pile of rubbish and tires early Friday morning at the Chapmanville drop off for this year's Logan County Cleanup. A steady stream of residents brought items to dump as... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 01:53:05 EST ‘Green’ company opens in Logan Co. http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50341225/Green-company-opens-in-Logan-Co. PECKS MILL — Although many electronics like computers are getting smaller, televisions are getting bigger. Since West Virginia banned the dumping of electronics in land fills, disposing of broken and unrepairable items has been hard. Often times... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 01:37:04 EST If we’d just send Capito … http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/50332212/If-wed-just-send-Capito If we'd just send Shelley Moore Capito to Washington, the coal trucks would start rolling again.Oh … wait … we've already sent her to Congress and … well, coal is in big trouble. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:52:07 EST (No heading) http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/50310447/ More jobs being available, but paying lessTwo new reports are out this week that, taken together, provide a pretty good picture of how the U.S. labor force has fared since the economic recovery began in June 2009. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:51:11 EST Billies ranked No. 9 in the state http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50315638/Billies-ranked-No.-9-in-the-state The Man High School football team, after three straight losing seasons, won nine games and made it to the playoffs in 2013.Man hopes to have another good year this fall. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:51:08 EST Madison Baptist offering ministry for the deaf http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/50309136/Madison-Baptist-offering-ministry-for-the-deaf Every Sunday morning in recent weeks at Madison Baptist Church, the sermon has been spoken in two languages simultaneously: the pastor is preaching in English and the deaf interpreter is sharing the message in sign language. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:50:11 EST Back to School calls for more awareness on the road http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50339212/Back-to-School-calls-for-more-awareness-on-the-road By Thursday, every school in Logan County will be in full swing, bringing in the new year with smiles and cheers (or most likely frowns and sneers). Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:50:09 EST CMS principal honored http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-local_features/50315925/CMS-principal-honored RESA 2 has recently named the 2013-14 Principal of the Year, and that honor was accepted by one of Logan County's very own. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 03:01:04 EST Mud on Morgan Street http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50318226/Mud-on-Morgan-Street Citizens of the city of Logan are complaining about a street-flooding problem occurring on Morgan Street. According to sources, the problem occurs sporadically, with or without rain. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:25:05 EST Local hospital, patients possbily affected by international breech http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50323466/Local-hospital-patients-possbily-affected-by-international-breech Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced a reported data breach of Community Health Systems Inc., on Monday afternoon. CHS is the parent agency of Williamson Memorial Hospital, as well as many other southern West Virginia hospitals. CHS announced... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:16:06 EST Wildcats go deep in scrimmage http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50254674/Wildcats-go-deep-in-scrimmage Maybe the Paintsville (Ky.) High School football team didn't have a scouting report.It was just a scrimmage, anyway, so it really didn't matter. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:15:10 EST Preece named new coach at Christian school http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50308168/Preece-named-new-coach-at-Christian-school By Kyle Lovernklovern@civitasmedia.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:15:07 EST Let’s start the school year right http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/50319687/Lets-start-the-school-year-right It is that time of year when our children are returning to school to begin a brand new school year or even the first year of school for many of our younger children. With this thought in mind, I know that this is also the time of year that parents and... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:14:10 EST Lessons learned from mistakes in Iraq http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/50310427/Lessons-learned-from-mistakes-in-Iraq Military victories, former US secretary of state Henry Kissinger wrote in his memoir White House Years, can be meaningless “unless they brought about a political reality that could survive our ultimate withdrawal”. That argument still... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:14:08 EST Funding for Mingo water project http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50322613/Funding-for-Mingo-water-project Congressman Nick Rahall announced Friday nearly $2 million in USDA Rural Development funding for Phase II of the Ben Creek water project in Mingo County. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:13:06 EST Rogers on ballot for House 24 http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50321648/Rogers-on-ballot-for-House-24 CHARLESTON — An additional name will appear on the November 4 ballot for House of Delegates from District 24, according to the West Virginia Secretary of State's office. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:13:04 EST CFC, UFC announce plans for merger http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50318656/CFC-UFC-announce-plans-for-merger Two major coal organizations have recently announced that they will be merging together in the war against coal. For that reason, United for Coal is now part of Citizens for Coal. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:12:09 EST Health Fair, Chilifest set for August 22-23 in Hamlin http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/50279825/Health-Fair-Chilifest-set-for-August-22-23-in-Hamlin HAMLIN — The 2014 Heat'n The Hills Chilifest, featuring free music, food, family fun, fireworks and more will take place on the grounds of Lincoln Primary Care, 7400 Lynn Ave in Hamlin, Sat. Aug. 23. Proceeds benefit Lincoln Primary Care... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:12:06 EST Boil water advisories lifted http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50321523/Boil-water-advisories-lifted A boil water advisory has been lifted for all water customers on the Chapmanville Water system and Logan County Public Service District customers at Sunset Court, Hidden Valley, Crawley Creek and Ridgeview. For more information, contact the... Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:09:05 EST Man arrested for meth lab at Mill Creek http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50310008/Man-arrested-for-meth-lab-at-Mill-Creek A Chapmanville man was booked on Aug. 10 for a variety of charges, including operating a meth lab. Sun, 17 Aug 2014 01:51:05 EST