Logan Banner- RSS Feed http://loganbanner.com/ http://loganbanner.com/ Thu, 2 Oct 2014 09:08:39 EST 1800 LHS homecoming court http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150024490/LHS-homecoming-court Logan High School has announced that Bethany Adkins has been selected as Homecoming Queen 2014. Adkins will be crowned during halftime at LHS's homecoming football game to be held Fri., Oct. 3, at 7:30 p.m. The Logan Wildcats will play the... Thu, 2 Oct 2014 06:57:08 EST Tomblin recognizes Division of Corrections Harvest Now program http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/150015495/Tomblin-recognizes-Division-of-Corrections-Harvest-Now-program CHARLESTON — On Wednesday, Gov. Tomblin recognized the West Virginia Division of Correction's Harvest Now donation program, a sustainable fresh produce effort, for donating more than 46,000 pounds of fresh produce to local food banks and... Thu, 2 Oct 2014 06:47:06 EST CRHS golf’s Bledsoe reaches state tourney http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150000910/CRHS-golfs-Bledsoe-reaches-state-tourney The Chapmanville Regional High School golf team took third place in the recent Class AA meet held at the Big Bend Golf Course. Thu, 2 Oct 2014 06:46:10 EST Tigers look to even record at Mt. View http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50773526/Tigers-look-to-even-record-at-Mt.-View CHAPMANVILLE — The Chapmanville Regional High School football team has a golden opportunity this week. Thu, 2 Oct 2014 06:46:03 EST TV to play Thursday vs. East Ridge (Ky.) http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150000868/TV-to-play-Thursday-vs.-East-Ridge-(Ky.) NAUGATUCK – For the second week in a row the Tug Valley High School football team pulled out an important overtime win, improving their record to 4-1. Thu, 2 Oct 2014 06:45:08 EST Destroyers top Panthers in CYSL http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150012860/Destroyers-top-Panthers-in-CYSL CHAPMANVILLE — Week 4 is in the books in the Coalfield Youth Soccer League. Thu, 2 Oct 2014 06:45:03 EST Transforming School Leadership in West Virginia http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/150024259/Transforming-School-Leadership-in-West-Virginia One of the biggest challenges facing America today is the lackluster state of the K-12 education system. Over half of the workers in this country are unprepared to meet the requirements of today's jobs and are, therefore, condemned to low wages... Thu, 2 Oct 2014 06:44:02 EST ‘Worst’ tax code behind corporate flight http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/50789441/Worst-tax-code-behind-corporate-flight It's not corporate greed or a lack of patriotism that is driving American corporations overseas, as President Barack Obama contends. It's one of the worst corporate tax codes in the developed world. The cold, hard evidence of that is... Thu, 2 Oct 2014 06:43:06 EST Superhero 5k to be held http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/150002572/Superhero-5k-to-be-held ATHENS, W.Va. – Run for Heroes combines the challenges of a 5K race with the opportunity to help student veterans at Concord University. The run will be held Saturday, Oct. 4 at Callaghan Stadium on the Athens campus. Registration begins at 9... Thu, 2 Oct 2014 06:43:04 EST Major channel lineup changes for Suddenlink customers http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150022261/Major-channel-lineup-changes-for-Suddenlink-customers WILLIAMSON — Suddenlink is making major changes to their program lineup due to negotiation disputes with Viacom. A statement posted to the website suddenlinkonyourside.com said “despite our repeated requests for a reasonable offer, Viacom... Thu, 2 Oct 2014 06:42:03 EST DHHR proactive against enterovirus http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150022419/DHHR-proactive-against-enterovirus CHARLESTON — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reporting from mid-August to September 30, CDC or state public health laboratories have confirmed a total of 472 people in 41 states and the District of Columbia with respiratory... Thu, 2 Oct 2014 06:40:03 EST UPDATE: Christmas in the Park thieves caught http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150026623/Christmas-in-the-Park-thieves-caught Two men have been arrested in the theft and destruction of Christmas in the Park displays. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 22:25:05 EST Christmas in the Park thieves caught http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150019929/Christmas-in-the-Park-thieves-caught Two men have been arrested in the theft and destruction of Christmas in the Park displays. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 20:16:05 EST (No heading) http://loganbanner.com/news/obits/150024011/ JERRY HALLMAN, W.Va. — Jerry Victor Hall, 81, of Man, departed this life Mon., Sept. 29, 2014, at home after his battle with cancer. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 18:31:11 EST Boil water updates http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150019977/Boil-water-updates Customers of the Logan County Public Service District were notified on September 25, 2014 of a precautionary boil water advisory from the Omar football field to Micco. The PSD also customers notified on September 26 of a precautionary boil water... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 15:14:05 EST Judge upholds EPA’s veto of W.Va. mine permit http://loganbanner.com/news/news/150016030/Judge-upholds-EPAs-veto-of-W.Va.-mine-permit CHARLESTON — The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has won another legal round in a case regarding its controversial veto of a West Virginia mountaintop removal mining permit. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 15:13:06 EST International Peace Day something to imagine http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/50789437/International-Peace-Day-something-to-imagine It is unclear at this writing if anyone will notice today marks the international Right of Peoples to Peace. Although observed annually by the United Nations since 1982 as a day to note the basic tenet that peace is necessary for all people to... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 11:04:09 EST Vinson bridge dedication http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/150000265/Vinson-bridge-dedication LOGAN — A bridge at the Logan exit of Route 119 in Logan was named the “U. S. Army SGT Billy E. Vinson Memorial Bridge” on Sat., September 13. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:45:10 EST Making AWVHA history http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-local_features/50813372/Making-AWVHA-history LOGAN — Logan Regional Medical Center's Auxiliary received some prestigious awards from the annual Auxiliary of the West Virginia Hospital Association meeting in September at The Greenbrier Resort. In fact, one member of the Auxiliary even... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:45:06 EST Man assaults brother’s girlfriend http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50816290/Man-assaults-brothers-girlfriend George David Staten, 49, of Logan, was arrested by the West Virginia State Police on September 15 for assault, indecent exposure, battery and simple possession. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:44:02 EST