Protesters and supporters gathered to hear the former president speak on behalf of Hillary Clinton ahead of the West Virginia primary election on May 10th.
Heavy rains overnight have caused some flash flooding in Logan County including most of the places that usually end up with high water like Mud Fork/Mt Gay, Terry Branch, Garrett’s Fork, and Trace Fork.
40 year old Lowell Farley of Monaville and 35 year old Jeffrey Moore of Wilkinson are both charged with armed robbery, burglary and conspiracy. 28 year old Matthew Toney was charged with conspiracy.
Representative Evan Jenkins teamed up with Rep. Katherine Clark of Massachusetts to introduce legislation to combat opioid abuse by ensuring doctors have sufficient resources and information when prescribing pain medications.
After more than a year, a Lincoln County man was found not guilty on charges of murder and malicious wounding. Andrew Staggs was accused in the murder of his daughter-in-law, Katie Toler and the malicious wounding of her ex-husband, Chad Mays.
Residents can vote early through May 7th including Saturday's from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM at all polling locations.
A Logan High School senior signed to play tennis at Fairmont State. Hayley Hatfield played tennis for the span of her high school career. She started playing tennis at 10-years-old in Logan summer tennis camps.
Shana Nelson made her way to New York City last week to audition for an upcoming NBC Live Broadway performance of Hairspray.
The Man Lions Club announced a scholarship for local high school graduates who plan on pursuing higher education in West Virginia. The reward is a one-time $500 scholarship. Applicants must be a senior enrolled at Man High School, have maintained at least a 3.0 GPA for his or her final two years of high school, and must submit 2 references and a 250 word essay regarding the subject, “Why Volunteerism is Important.” All applications must be returned to Chairman Chad Story or to the Buffalo Creek Memorial Library by May 13.
Logan County will be part of a statewide tourism initiative. Wild, Wonderful West Virginia, in collaboration with local partners, will host a series of events to highlight several activities in West Virginia to celebrate the U.S. Travel Association’s National Travel and Tourism Week, May 1-7, 2016. The Hatfield McCoy Trail System’s Bearwallow Trailhead will be featured on Saturday, May 7.
Some of West Virginia’s state parks are collaborating to make cabin stays more affordable for April and May. In a release, State Parks District Administrator Matt Yeager said rentals of two or more nights are discounted on most Sundays through Thursdays at state park cabins. Twin Falls Resort State Park in Wyoming County is taking part in the special rates. To make a reservation, call 304-294-4000.
The American Red Cross will host a blood drive in the coalfields next month. The organization will be at the Madison Fire Department in Boone County from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. on May 2.
Outdoor burning is only permitted between 5:00 PM and 7:00 AM. Burning is limited to leaves, brush and other yard material. State law makes it mandatory that a safety strip or ring at least ten feet wide surrounds any outdoor fire to prevent the fire from spreading.
Tips for staying safe during a power outage.
A dozen or more families could get free help with home repairs this summer. The Appalachia Service Project (ASP) will return to Logan County from early June through late July.
The primary election is quickly approaching, but there are several important dates you should watch for from now until you cast your ballot in May.
The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources is reminding people to leave young wildlife alone if they encounter them this spring. Their motto for this situation is 'look but do not touch or disturb.'"