Logan County Board of Education President Paul Hardesty announced the Junior ROTC program will live to see another year at Chapmanville Regional High School. Hardesty said Alpha Natural Resources CEO David Stetson pledged to help fund the program through the 2017-18 school year. The total cost is estimated around $50,000.
Seventy teachers may be cut from Logan County Schools, according to a proposal put forward Thursday by Logan County Board of Education president Paul Hardesty.
Several high school basketball players throughout the Coalfields were named to the Class AA High School Boys Basketball All-State Teams.
Several girls AA high school basketball players were named to All-State Teams.
Jury selection began Wednesday in the case of a man who is accused of attacking then Senate candidate Richard Ojeda. Sen. Ojeda has said Jonathan Porter,42, of Holden attacked him at a barbecue at Whitman just a short time before the election.
Bonnie’s Bus will be at the Southern West Virginia Health Systems clinic in Man on Tuesday March 28 from 9am to 5pm. Call 304-583-8585 for an appointment. The bus will be at the Southern West Virginia Health Systems clinic in Gilbert on Wednesday March 29 from 8am to 4pm. Call 304-664-6270 for an appointment.
The Williamson Fire Department was called to a fire on an abandoned structure Wednesday morning. Crews responded to the fire on the three-story structure around 6:20 a.m.
According to information printed in The Charleston Gazette-Mail, Kanawha lost just less than 2,000 residents, the most among any West Virginia county. Raleigh County lost the second-most residents last year, 832 people. Logan County decreased by 814 people, bringing their population estimate to 33,700.
On a day when the Legislature and the governor traded shots over their handling of the state budget, a key component of Jim Justice’s highways proposal passed a major committee with a few questions but little contention.
The proposed legislation says a person at least 21-years-old is not required to wear a helmet if the person has had a motorcycle license for at least two years or the person passes a motorcycle education program and has health insurance.
Andre Pardue, Jr. and Jonathan Brewer were arrested Sunday. The two are charged in connection with two counts of trafficking in a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, buying and possessing drug paraphernalia, and possession of a controlled substance.
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he'll fight a proposal to eliminate a 52-year-old federal agency that seeks to create jobs.
Senator Richard Ojeda (D-Logan, 07), the lead sponsor of a medical marijuana bill, says he’s confident the bill will clear the Senate and return to the House of Delegates.
Walmart shoppers in Pikeville were surprised Sunday night to see a deer wondering down the kitchen aisle. The animal was discovered around 8 p.m.
The show’s first performance at the Coalfield Jamboree in downtown Logan will be at 7 p.m. Saturday and the second performance will start at 3 p.m. Sunday. Tickets will cost $10 for adults and $5 for students.
Another business in Logan will be closing. Employees at the 7-11 in Stollings were informed the store will close April 17.
Logan-Mingo Area Mental Health Buddy Pack Program will host an ASW Professional wrestling event at Logan Middle School on April 8. In the featured fight of the evening, “The Franchise” Shane Douglas will take on “The Sandman” in a steel cage for the ASW legends title.
The Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education will open its traveling exhibit, “Robert C. Byrd: Senator, Statesman, West Virginian” Tuesday at the First National Bank of Williamson.
The organization will be at Mingo Central High School from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on March 29. To make an appointment to give blood, download the free Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).
The season begins February 28 and runs through May 31. Outside burning is only allowed between 5 p.m. and 7 a.m. Burning also is limited to brush, leaves, yard clippings and other vegetative materials.
Legendary basketball coach Allan Hatcher and WVOW sports broadcaster Justin Turner gather together with coaches, players, analysts, and basketball notables and hardwood heroes to talk high school, college, and pro ball.
Put your money where your house is. Shop local and grow your local community. SHOP LOCAL. ENJOY LOCAL. SPEND LOCAL.
Be Heard Logan County is an opportunity for you to tell truth to power. Your voice, your concerns, and your needs will be heard by the powers that be, whether it is government, business, or other institutions.
The Logan County Quick Resource Guide from the Family Resource Network is a list of phone numbers for a wide range of important servicesand agencies.
Tips for staying safe during a power outage.