Logan Banner- RSS Feed http://loganbanner.com/ http://loganbanner.com/ Wed, 23 Jul 2014 02:34:49 EST 1800 Volatility ‘new normal’ for coal industry as utilities, railroads adjust http://loganbanner.com/news/news/306801/Volatility-new-normal-for-coal-industry-as-utilities-railroads-adjust The U.S. coal industry is facing an even more uncertain future as the impacts from weaker demand and environmental regulations are creating more contractual volatility from the utilities to the railroads, according to a recent report. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST West Virginia’s Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve to host BOSS tour http://loganbanner.com/news/news/331106/West-Virginias-Employer-Support-of-the-Guard-and-Reserve-to-host-BOSS-tour West Virginia's Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve is partnering with the Logan County Chamber of Commerce to host a BOSS tour Fri., July 25 at the W.Va. National Guard's Camp Branch landing zone in Logan County. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Man football stadium gets facelift http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-sports/309456/Man-football-stadium-gets-facelift MAN — Man's George A. Queen Memorial Field has been getting a facelift over the past six months. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Morgan Co., CG advance at state http://loganbanner.com/news/localsports1/304723/Morgan-Co.-CG-advance-at-state CHAPMANVILLE — Morgan County and Central Greenbrier have advanced to the semifinals in this week's11-12-year-old State Little League Tournament at Chapmanville. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Indictments must be piling up http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/336454/Indictments-must-be-piling-up All right, let's see how many readers agree with me. All of you? That's what I thought. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Israel’s heightened peril http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/310714/Israels-heightened-peril President Barack Obama has offered to broker a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas, a standard U.S. response to the periodic outbreak of violence from Gaza. But the current rocket fire from Gaza into Israel is different from past episodes, and the... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST W.Va. officials allege fire department conspiracy http://loganbanner.com/news/news/337570/W.Va.-officials-allege-fire-department-conspiracy MADISON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Fire Marshal's Office is accusing members of a volunteer fire department in Wharton with forging state documents. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST START celebrates Independence http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/337701/START-celebrates-Independence MAN — The June meeting of START (Seniors Taking Active Roles Today) was held Thurs., June 26, 2014, at Bruce McDonald Memorial United Methodist Church. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST AG warns of fake job postings in troubled economy http://loganbanner.com/news/news/334485/AG-warns-of-fake-job-postings-in-troubled-economy West Virginia's Attorney General Patrick Morrisey warns citizes who are looking for jobs to beware fake job postings and other employment scams online. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Logan woman pleads guilty to defrauding DHHR http://loganbanner.com/news/news/330802/Logan-woman-pleads-guilty-to-defrauding-DHHR Shannon Collins, 41, of Logan, plead guilty Mon., July 21 in federal court in Charleston to defrauding the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR). Collins faces a maximum penalty of 30 years confinement and a potential fine of... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Bridge dedication to memorialize Man councilmember http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/332461/Bridge-dedication-to-memorialize-Man-councilmember Citizens of Man, along with many public officials, honored James Darrell Mangrum on Fri., July 18 by dedicating the bridge over the Guyandotte River at Bridge Street between Route 10 and E. McDonald Avenue as the James Darrell Mangrum Memorial... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Faster, easier website unveiled today http://loganbanner.com/news/notice_box/325481/Faster-easier-website-unveiled-today The Logan Banner is today unveiling a significant upgrade of its website, making www.loganbanner.com easier to navigate, faster to load and more effective for advertisers. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST TAS to host Children’s Night http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-local_features-news/313753/TAS-to-host-Childrens-Night The Aracoma Story Inc. will host children's night Thurs., July 24 at the Liz Spurlock Amphitheatre at Chief Logan State Park. Children's perks include half price admission ($3), a tour of the stage, a meet and greet with the actors,... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST No bidders for City of Logan Parking Building http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/310685/No-bidders-for-City-of-Logan-Parking-Building The City of Logan held a public auction Mon., July 21 at 10 a.m. for those interested in purchasing the Parking Garage located on Main Street. The meeting also doubled as a special City Council meeting because the potential buyer must first be... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST County Commission holds short, productive meeting http://loganbanner.com/news/news/317565/County-Commission-holds-short-productive-meeting The Logan County Commission had a short meeting Monday afternoon, but the benefits to the county will be far reaching.Many new job appointments were approved by the commission: Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rahall kicks off coalfield campaign http://loganbanner.com/news/news/319928/Rahall-kicks-off-coalfield-campaign LOGAN — Third District Congressman Nick Rahall kicked off his coalfield campaign just down the street from where his opponents have opened their first southern West Virginia headquarters. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The fruit of the spirit http://loganbanner.com/news/news_agricultural/310368/The-fruit-of-the-spirit In John 15:8 it says, “By this My Father is glorified, that you bear much fruit; so you will be My disciples.” Since these words are written in red, and we know that everything that our Lord Jesus said is written in red, then it must be... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Toomey bill protects students from sexual predators http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/310844/Toomey-bill-protects-students-from-sexual-predators U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey is pushing to get a bill passed before the new school year starts, hoping to reduce a growing number of students who have been abused by school employees. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Logan golf duo sign http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-sports/307118/Logan-golf-duo-sign Nearly 12 years ago, Samuel Corns and J.C. Motes began their golf adventure together under the instruction of local golf pro Ken Lacy in the Little Lacy's summer golf camp at Logan Country Club. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Madison, Mullens ousted from state tourney http://loganbanner.com/news/localsports1/304646/Madison-Mullens-ousted-from-state-tourney CHAPMANVILLE — The Madison and Mullens Little League All-Stars have been eliminated from the 11-12-year-old State Tournament at Chapmanville.Both Madison and Mullens wrapped up pool play with 0-2 records. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST