Logan Banner- RSS NEWS Feed http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:37:36 EST 1800 Retirement celebration http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/152974944/Retirement-celebration After 29 years of service, its' “goodbye tension, hello pension.” At least that is what the sign said at the Logan County Commission building on April 13 where dozens of friends, coworkers and associates gathered on the lunch hour to... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 04:05:33 EST Logan Council discusses city clean-up http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152974394/Logan-Council-discusses-city-clean-up Free clean-up bags are still available at Logan City Hall and the major city wide clean-up is still going on according to Logan Mayor Serafino Nolletti. The clean-up actually began last week and the city street department and other agencies have been... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 04:05:32 EST The pot in the pot http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/152967869/The-pot-in-the-pot LOGAN — A man from the Big Creek area has been arrested after he was allegedly found to be cultivating marijuana in a toilet. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 04:00:43 EST Vet Center hosts monthly meetup http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152963537/Vet-Center-hosts-monthly-meetup With the aim of connecting veterans around the area with the supportive services and programs that they are entitled to, the Henlawson Veterans Center will host an informal gathering Tuesday, April 21, at 6 p.m. with refreshments, speakers and... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 04:00:42 EST Boil Water Advisory lifted http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152968898/Boil-Water-Advisory-lifted The Boil Water Advisory has been lifted for customers of the City of Logan Water Department who live at Upper Baisden Bottom in the Verdunville area.A break in a two inch line occurred and prompted the need to boil water. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:10:34 EST Benefit concert for local firefighter http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152952046/Benefit-concert-for-local-firefighter A local volunteer firefighter is in the thick of his fight against cancer. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 01:35:42 EST Parking garage auction coming soon http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152951862/Parking-garage-auction-coming-soon Members of the Logan City Council may finally be seeing the light at the end of a very long tunnel. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 01:35:42 EST Public comment sought on tax system http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152945839/Public-comment-sought-on-tax-system CHARLESTON — On Tax Day, Sen. Mike Hall (R-Putnam) and Del. Eric Nelson (R-Kanawha) co-chairs of the newly formed, Joint Select Committee on Tax Reform are seeking public input to obtain valuable feedback and ideas to improve the state's... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 01:35:38 EST Woman accused of arson http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/152942776/Woman-accused-of-arson On Sunday, April 12, Senior Trooper R.E. Stowers responded to a dispatch from Logan 911 for a structure fire on Captain's Court in Chapmanville.Upon arrival, Stowers found a fully involved structure fire. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:10:33 EST W.Va. Symphony to visit Logan http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/152872908/W.Va.-Symphony-to-visit-Logan Logan has been selected as one of only two cities for the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra's 2015 Spring Tour. The ARTS, the new non-profit theatre company that has been bringing shows like “Smoke on the Mountain” and... Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:25:31 EST No state intervention in Logan Schools http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152921526/No-state-intervention-in-Logan-Schools Logan County Schools received feedback from its January 2015 OEPA (Office of Education Performance Audits) review during the recent West Virginia Department of Education's meeting. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:20:31 EST MCC announces layoffs http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/152925669/MCC-announces-layoffs WILLIAMSON — The Mingo County Commission (MCC) met Monday during a special session to announce layoffs and reduction in hours for many of their county employees. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 01:30:32 EST Logan Fire Dept. to the rescue http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152923136/Logan-Fire-Dept.-to-the-rescue When the traffic lights at the Peach Creek Bridge went out last month it was the Logan Fire Department to the rescue. For the past few years the Logan Fire Department has been coming to town to install new lights with one of their ladder trucks in... Wed, 15 Apr 2015 01:10:31 EST Tomblin declares “Coal Education Week” http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/152920618/Tomblin-declares-Coal-Education-Week In recognition of the educational largess surrounding the CEDAR of Southern W.Va. Regional Coal Fair, Governor Early Ray Tomblin has proclaimed the week of of April 19-25, 2015 to be “Coal Education Week.” Wed, 15 Apr 2015 00:55:31 EST Boil Water Advisory http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152914800/Boil-Water-Advisory A Boil Water Advisory has been put in effect for customers of the City of Logan Water Department who live at Upper Baisden Bottom in the Verdunville area. A break in a two inch line has occurred and has prompted the need to boil... Tue, 14 Apr 2015 12:00:42 EST LEAD “Makes It Shine” http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/152900171/LEAD-Makes-It-Shine The Logan Empowerment Action and Development (LEAD) Organization is continuing to impact and serve area communities this Spring 2015. The organization has launched several projects and events, beginning with the Spring Jamboree held March, 27. The... Tue, 14 Apr 2015 01:50:50 EST Autism Walk to be held Saturday http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152898828/Autism-Walk-to-be-held-Saturday The Logan County Autism Association (LCAA) has announced that it will hold its fifth annual Autism Awareness Walk on Saturday, April 18 at Chief Logan State Park. Tue, 14 Apr 2015 01:50:47 EST One injured in accident this weekend http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/152902891/One-injured-in-accident-this-weekend ACCOVILLE — A Buffalo Creek man was injured after he collided his dirt bike into a Toyota Corolla this past weekend at Accoville next to Buffalo Foodland. Tue, 14 Apr 2015 01:50:42 EST Local attorney NTL’s “Top 100” in country http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152903184/Local-attorney-NTLs-Top-100-in-country CHAPMANVILLE — Chapmanville attorney Rob Kuenzel has been selected by The National Trial Lawyers (NTL) as one its “Top 100” national criminal defense trial lawyers. Tue, 14 Apr 2015 01:50:33 EST State Film Office to Host Workforce Training Seminars http://loganbanner.com/news/news/152873489/State-Film-Office-to-Host-Workforce-Training-Seminars CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Film Office will host a film industry informational seminar April 17-18, followed by a Film Set Essentials Training workshop April 25-26. The first seminar will show individuals how they can take their existing... Tue, 14 Apr 2015 01:50:31 EST