Logan Banner- RSS NEWS Feed http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS http://loganbanner.com/section/NEWS Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:15:10 EST 1800 CWD boil water advisory http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50733388/CWD-boil-water-advisory The Chapmanville Water Department has issued A BOIL WATER ADVISORY for all Chapmanville Water customers, including water resold to Logan PSD customers on Crawley Creek, Airport Road and Ridgeview. This advisory has been issued due to draining of... Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:19:06 EST Armed robbery under investigation http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50732756/Armed-robbery-under-investigation The Logan County Sheriff's Department currently investigating an armed robbery that occured early Tuesday morning near Man. The suspect is still at large. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:58:13 EST Update: ‘Baby Doe’ investigation http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50732353/Update:-Baby-Doe-investigation On Monday, September 22, the Logan County Sheriff's Department requested public assistance in an ongoing investigation concerning a new born baby and the health and safety of the baby's mother. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:37:03 EST Once in a lifetime http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50718663/Once-in-a-lifetime Sid Gullett has been through a lot in his life. He is a veteran, a father, a husband and a retired truck driver. He is also a pretty skilled golfer, but he would never admit to that himself. In fact, Gullett has been golfing for over 40... Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:34:05 EST Local public defenders recognized http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50717106/Local-public-defenders-recognized DANIELS — Many local public defenders were recognized at an annual awards ceremony sponsored by U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin on Thurs., Sept. 16. The United States Attorney Southern District of West Virginia 2014 Law Enforcement and Victim... Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:33:06 EST Police continue crack down on marijuana cultivation http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50721616/Police-continue-crack-down-on-marijuana-cultivation Terry Dale Chapman, 55, of Crown, was arrested by the WVSP on September 18 for cultivation of marijuana. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:33:04 EST W.Va. public school truancy rate tops 30 pct http://loganbanner.com/news/news_agricultural/50726523/W.Va.-public-school-truancy-rate-tops-30-pct CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Nearly a third of West Virginia's public school students were truant during the 2013-2014 academic year and several counties had truancy rates exceeding 50 percent, Department of Education figures show. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:31:02 EST Tomblin named Committee Chair http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50724830/Tomblin-named-Committee-Chair CHARLESTON — Governor Earl Ray Tomblin has been appointed chair of the National Governors Association (NGA) Economic Development and Commerce Committee by NGA Chair Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper and Vice Chair Utah Gov. Gary Herbert. The... Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:30:04 EST Rum Creek Connector open http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50715701/Rum-Creek-Connector-open RUM CREEK — The new Rum Creek Connector for County Route 14 opened for public use on Monday. Motorists will utilize the new access road instead of the old railroad underpass. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:30:03 EST Bolton fires up Republican crowd http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50709277/Bolton-fires-up-Republican-crowd CHARLESTON — Former United Nations Ambassador John Bolton fired up a packed house of Republicans at the Freedom Dinner 2014 held Friday evening at the Charleston Marriott Hotel. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:29:11 EST Investigation surrounding new born baby http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50723037/Investigation-surrounding-new-born-baby The Logan County Sheriff's Department is asking the assistance of the public in regards to an investigation being conducted in regards to an unidentified newborn baby. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:55:07 EST NWTF hosted Women in the Outdoors http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50709300/NWTF-hosted-Women-in-the-Outdoors SHARPLES — With a surprising boom from a down-range exploding target, the first ever locally held Women in the Outdoors (WIO)/Ladies Day Out event got off with a bang. WIO is an official program of the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF). The... Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:25:03 EST Two charged with prescription fraud http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50709612/Two-charged-with-prescription-fraud Two men were charged with prescription fraud after they got a relative's prescriptions filled at a local drug store on July 9, 2014. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:13:02 EST Chapmanville Athletic Hall of Fame http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/50708241/Chapmanville-Athletic-Hall-of-Fame Chapmanville Regional High School inducted its newest class to the Chapmanville Athletic Hall of Fame on Thursday during a dinner at the Logan Country Club. The new members were also recognized before Friday night's Hall of Fame Game at Tiger... Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:39:02 EST Fairer deal sought for black lung victims http://loganbanner.com/news/news/50709236/Fairer-deal-sought-for-black-lung-victims WASHINGTON (AP) — Sens. Jay Rockefeller and Bob Casey unveiled legislation Thursday aimed at ensuring fairer treatment for coal miners with black lung disease as they pursue benefits claims. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:37:04 EST Gartin-Karigan to wed http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/50708514/Gartin-Karigan-to-wed Mr. and Mrs. Donald Gartin Jr. of Chapmanville are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Tristan Leigh Gartin, to Mr. James Nicholas Shih Karigan, son of Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Karigan of Huntsville, Ala. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:32:03 EST In The Service… http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/50708485/In-The-Service U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Robyn L. Brammer graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:32:02 EST Man Lions Club inducts of new members http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/50708579/Man-Lions-Club-inducts-of-new-members The Man Lions Club recently held the induction of new members to their organization. Crystal Hicks and Chuck Rice were given their induction vows by the District Governor of District 29-O Karen Hall-Dundas. Chuck Rice was sponsored by Elizabeth... Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:31:05 EST Peterson-Mahaffey to wed http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/50708498/Peterson-Mahaffey-to-wed Mr. and Mrs. Ronnie D. Peterson of Manning, S.C., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Nicole Peterson, to Joshua David Mahaffey, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bryan D. Mahaffey of Chapmanville. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:31:03 EST Maryetta Auxiliary hosts meeting http://loganbanner.com/news/local_features/50628442/Maryetta-Auxiliary-hosts-meeting VERDUNVILLE — Maryetta United Baptist Church Ladies' Auxiliary met Thursday, September 4, for their regularly-scheduled monthly business meeting. Circle 3, with Sue Ann Baisden, Captain, and Betty Taylor, co-captain, hosted the meeting. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:30:05 EST