Logan Banner- RSS Feed http://loganbanner.com/ http://loganbanner.com/ Fri, 22 May 2015 09:05:55 EST 1800 Record season for Curry at Plaza Lanes http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153640986/Record-season-for-Curry-at-Plaza-Lanes Local resident Trevor Curry finished the winter league at the Plaza Lanes bowling alley with the highest average recorded in the history of the establishment. Fri, 22 May 2015 01:30:32 EST Drug charges lead indictments http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153633950/Drug-charges-lead-indictments Several people were indicted over methamphetamine labs by the Grand Jury during the May 2015 term in Circuit Judge Roger Perry's Court.Those indicted and their charges are: Fri, 22 May 2015 01:30:31 EST Fifth arrest in Christmas in the Park theft http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153635837/Fifth-arrest-in-Christmas-in-the-Park-theft A fifth person was arrested in the ongoing investigation surrounding the June, 2014 copper theft from Christmas in the Park. Fri, 22 May 2015 01:25:38 EST Commission: Raise W.Va. Turnpike toll to fund road projects http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153646711/Commission:-Raise-W.Va.-Turnpike-toll-to-fund-road-projects CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Tolls on the West Virginia Turnpike should be raised to finance up to $1 billion in bonds for statewide highway construction and maintenance, a state commission said in a report released Wednesday. Fri, 22 May 2015 01:25:37 EST Adams pleads guilty to firearms possession http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153647150/Adams-pleads-guilty-to-firearms-possession CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Gary Brian Adams, 35, of Logan, pleaded guilty Thurs., May 21, in federal court in Charleston to being a convicted felon in possession of three firearms. Fri, 22 May 2015 01:25:36 EST Local teachers inducted into Delta Kappa Gamma http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/153621926/Local-teachers-inducted-into-Delta-Kappa-Gamma On April 18, Theta Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma International, met at Logan Country Club for their spring luncheon. Eight local teachers were inducted into the chapter at the meeting, and recognized for their contributions to education. Fri, 22 May 2015 01:25:35 EST The way forward for Congress http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/153640134/The-way-forward-for-Congress There have been encouraging signs on Capitol Hill of late that Congress's long slide into irrelevance may be slowing. Fri, 22 May 2015 01:25:34 EST Congress asleep at the wheel http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/153612525/Congress-asleep-at-the-wheel The following editorial appeared in The Miami Herald on Tuesday, May 19:——— Fri, 22 May 2015 01:25:33 EST Fusion rises over Phoenix to stay unbeaten http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153631048/Fusion-rises-over-Phoenix-to-stay-unbeaten CHAPMANVILLE — Action resumed for the Coalfield Youth Soccer League this past Saturday as several exciting matches were played at the Mullins Soccer Complex in Chapmanville. Fri, 22 May 2015 01:25:31 EST National title No. 6 http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153538489/National-title-No.-6 The tradition continues at Cheeriffic. Thu, 21 May 2015 03:20:35 EST Chapmanville businesses host meet the candidate http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153620734/Chapmanville-businesses-host-meet-the-candidate CHAPMANVILLE — On May 18, David Dean, along with a host of other business owners from the town of Chapmanville, hosted a “meet the candidates” event where members of the public, as well as the business community, posed questions to... Thu, 21 May 2015 03:20:34 EST W.Va. ranked 3rd highest in percentage of kids in group care http://loganbanner.com/news/news/153621792/W.Va.-ranked-3rd-highest-in-percentage-of-kids-in-group-care CHARLESTON — On any given night, about 57,000 children under the care of our nation's child welfare systems are going to bed without the care and comfort of a family, according to a new report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation. In West... Thu, 21 May 2015 03:20:33 EST Arrest follows alleged beating http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/153622971/Arrest-follows-alleged-beating A Chapmanville man has been arrested after he allegedly picked a fight near a roadway. Thu, 21 May 2015 03:20:32 EST Logan High classes host reunion http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/153624958/Logan-High-classes-host-reunion Logan High School classes of 1947, 1948, 1949 and 1950 held their class reunion in October 2014 at the Logan Country Club in Chapmanville. Thu, 21 May 2015 03:20:31 EST Drag racing, potholes, and bits and pieces http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/153611905/Drag-racing-potholes-and-bits-and-pieces I believe some of the best automobile drivers in the world must exist in West Virginia, especially in Logan County, with all the narrow hollow roads we have to navigate. Come to think of it, the NASCAR circuit did originate as a result of Appalachian... Thu, 21 May 2015 03:15:40 EST Cuba’s lung cancer vaccine could help US patients http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/153612463/Cubas-lung-cancer-vaccine-could-help-US-patients The following editorial appeared in the Chicago Tribune on Wednesday, May 20:———Here's the thing about cigars: They cause lung cancer. Thu, 21 May 2015 03:15:39 EST County softball teams hope to reach state tourney http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153538505/County-softball-teams-hope-to-reach-state-tourney Five years ago this week Logan County showed its softball power to the state of West Virginia as all three teams advanced to the state tournament and all three played for Class AAA, 2A and Single-A state championships on side-by-side-by-side fields at... Thu, 21 May 2015 03:15:38 EST Man beats Tigers 5-4 in tune-up game http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153608187/Man-beats-Tigers-5-4-in-tune-up-game MAN — The Man High School baseball team scored a run in the bottom of the eighth in Tuesday night's tune-up game with county rival Chapmanville Regional and beat the Tigers 5-4 at Man. Thu, 21 May 2015 03:15:34 EST Dream 9th grade team keeps rolling to wins http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153597677/Dream-9th-grade-team-keeps-rolling-to-wins Make it four out of five tournament titles for the ninth-grade West Virginia Dream AAU girls' basketball team from Logan. Thu, 21 May 2015 03:15:33 EST Hamlin’s crew secures all-star win http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153558166/Hamlins-crew-secures-all-star-win Even with all of the suspense that the Sprint All-Star race built going into the final 10-lap segment, every driver said before the race that the driver with the clean air to begin... Thu, 21 May 2015 03:15:31 EST