Logan Banner- RSS Feed http://loganbanner.com/ http://loganbanner.com/ Thu, 24 Apr 2014 21:34:19 EST 1800 LCWD issues, lifts boil water advisories http://loganbanner.com/news/news/3611145/LCWD-issues-lifts-boil-water-advisories A boil water advisory was issued Wed., April 23, by the City of Logan Water Department for customers at 3-mile Curve due to an work on an eight inch main water line. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST BHCS Junior takes mission trip to South Africa http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-local_features/3606203/BHCS-Junior-takes-mission-trip-to-South-Africa In December, a Beth Haven Christian School Junior was offered the trip of a lifetime: a mission trip to South Africa. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Woman detained by victim, arrested for robbery http://loganbanner.com/news/news/3607119/Woman-detained-by-victim-arrested-for-robbery Dorothy M. Ferrell, 28 of Crown, was charged with nighttime burglary on April 18 by the Logan County Sheriff Department. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Burnette, Wildcats blank Billies 10-0 http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-sports/3600077/Burnette-Wildcats-blank-Billies-10-0 It was a fine performance on Tuesday night at Logan High School's Roger E. Gertz Field as the Class AAA No. 9 Logan baseball team blanked Class A No. 7 Man 10-0 behind the one-hit pitching of the Wildcats' Chase Burnette. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST (No heading) http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/3595461/ A handful of local players took part in last Saturday night's West Virginia-Kentucky All-Star Basketball Game at Mingo Central High School. Top, Chapmanville Regional High School's Kenny Plumley puts one down in the slam dunk contest. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Lady Billies win in extra innings over Fayetteville http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/3600098/Lady-Billies-win-in-extra-innings-over-Fayetteville MAN — The Man High School softball team scored a thrilling come-from-behind 6-5 win in extra innings over Fayetteville on Tuesday night at home. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST With 11-run fourth, Lady Cats crush GW http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/3600118/With-11-run-fourth-Lady-Cats-crush-GW The Logan High School softball team keeps rolling along.The Lady Cats improved to 17-2 on the season with Tuesday night's 13-2 win at George Washington. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Banks don’t engage in wrongdoing, bankers do. http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/3608651/Banks-dont-engage-in-wrongdoing-bankers-do. Let's review the rap sheet of Wall Street banks: defrauding investors, cheating homeowners, money laundering, rigging markets, tax evasion, credit card ripoffs… and so sickeningly much more. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST $20 billion hole in the Highway Trust Fund http://loganbanner.com/news/opinion/3606629/$20-billion-hole-in-the-Highway-Trust-Fund One way or the other, Congress must plug a $20 billion hole in the Highway Trust Fund before it dries up. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Secretary Tennant warns about misleading mailer requesting voter registration change http://loganbanner.com/news/news/3605476/Secretary-Tennant-warns-about-misleading-mailer-requesting-voter-registration-change Many West Virginians began receiving a misleading mailer from the Americans For Prosperity Foundation this week that implies that voters who do not update their voter registration may lose their right to vote in the upcoming election. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST LCSD to implement Operation Knock & Talk http://loganbanner.com/news/news/3605730/LCSD-to-implement-Operation-Knock--Talk The Logan County Sheriff's Department recently announced a new program they will be implementing this summer that mirrors a well-known investigative tactic in the war on drugs: Operation Knock & Talk. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Logan Co. students participate in state testing http://loganbanner.com/news/news/3607502/Logan-Co.-students-participate-in-state-testing The West Virginia Educational Standards Test is currently being administered to Logan Co.'s third through eleventh grade students. The test will be administered from April 22- June 10, 2014. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Patriot Coal to cut production at 2 W.Va. mines http://loganbanner.com/news/news/3608835/Patriot-Coal-to-cut-production-at-2-W.Va.-mines CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Patriot Coal plans to cut production at two mining complexes in southern West Virginia and potentially lay off workers. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Sheriff searching for truck in missing person case http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/3609020/Sheriff-searching-for-truck-in-missing-person-case Logan County Sheriff Sonya Porter is asking the public for help in the case of missing Justice Addition resident 68-year-old Wanda Branham. Branham was last seen in early February in Justice Addition. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Logan Co. PSD issues another boil water advisory http://loganbanner.com/news/news/3608090/Logan-Co.-PSD-issues-another-boil-water-advisory A boil water advisory was issued Wed., April 23, by the Logan County Public Service District for Mitchell Heights and Merrill Park due to an interruption of water service that occurred. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST The historic cemetery in Logan http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-local_features-news/3603850/The-historic-cemetery-in-Logan “People who die are not buried in a field, they are buried in the heart” — Anonymous. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST 8th National Drug Take-Back Day to be celebrated in Logan Co. http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-news/3599450/8th-National-Drug-Take-Back-Day-to-be-celebrated-in-Logan-Co. The 8th Annual National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day will take place in Logan from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 26 in the Walmart Parking Lot at Fountain Place Mall at the Sheriff's Dept. Command Trailer Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Man arrested for armed robbery http://loganbanner.com/news/news/3603491/Man-arrested-for-armed-robbery Justin Tyler Harvey, 29 of Holden, was charged on April 16 for two counts of armed robbery. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Logan pounds on Skyhawks, 14-4 http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-sports/3594350/Logan-pounds-on-Skyhawks-14-4 Two errors by the Logan High School baseball team led to a 1-0 hole after a half inning in Monday night's home game with Scott at Logan's Roger Gertz Field. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Meeks homers to lead CRHS past Lady Billies 6-2 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/3594352/Meeks-homers-to-lead-CRHS-past-Lady-Billies-6-2 MAN — The Chapmanville Regional High School softball team rallied from a 2-0 deficit to come from behind and beat the homestanding Man High School Lady Billies 6-2 on Monday night at Man to improve to 12-8 on the season. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST