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It's Election Day in the City of Logan. Residents will choose a mayor and city council. Polling places are City Hall and PRIDE Community Services. Polls close at 7:30pm.

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Mingo County Woman Indicted; May Have Munchausen By Proxy

Mingo County Woman Indicted; May Have Munchausen By Proxy

35 year old Candida Fluty of Kermit is accused of injecting feces into her son’s IV at a Cincinnati hospital earlier this month. She has now been indicted by a Hamilton County, Ohio grand jury.


Heating Assistance

Heating Assistance

Low-income West Virginia residents who need a hand to pay their winter heating bills can apply now through February 6th.


Coal Dust Rule Working

Coal Dust Rule Working

A five-month review of more than 23,600 coal dust samples shows that almost 99 percent were in compliance with a final rule that took effect in August.


Janelle Rockhold Jones Returns Money

Janelle Rockhold Jones Returns Money

A Logan native, now living in New Hampshire, got a surprise at a Burger King drive-thru: a bag full of cash instead of food.


DUI Involving A Minor

DUI Involving A Minor

39 year Mark Hall of Delbarton failed a field sobriety test. He consented to a blood test and came back positive for amphetamines, benzodiazepines and opiates. There was a small child in the vehicle with him.


Russian Company Pays Off $1.26 Million In McDowell County Taxes

Russian Company Pays Off $1.26 Million In McDowell County Taxes

Mechel Bluestone Inc. made the final payment for its 2013 tax bill in mid-December.


Icy Road Conditions Shut Down Portion of 119

Icy Road Conditions Shut Down Portion of 119

Fire Chief Scotty Beckett tells WVOW there were several accidents because of slick road conditions.


New Campaign For Post High School Education

New Campaign For Post High School Education

Governor Earl Ray Tomblin was at Logan Middle School on Friday to introduce a new campaign called My State, My Life.


Suspect Search

Suspect Search

West Virginia State Police are searching for a Mingo County woman who is suspected to be part of a multi-state drug trafficking operation that was uncovered during a murder investigation. Sandra Prater of Delbarton allegedly financed trips to other states to bring drugs back to Mingo County to sell.


No Problem

No Problem

The foam substance spotted on the Coal River on Friday that prompted a shutdown of water intakes for the Lincoln County PSD for several hours turned out to be a natural occurrence.


Not Smart

Not Smart

Two men were arrested after an attempt to steal copper from an abandoned mine site in McDowell County.


Family Dollar Robbed In Oceana

Family Dollar Robbed In Oceana

The suspect was wearing a black hoodie and a black scarf around his face when he entered the store around 8:45 am on Sunday.


Graduation Dates Set For Logan County

Graduation Dates Set For Logan County

The state now says graduation dates will stand regardless of snow days or school cancellations.


AG Rep In Seth This Week

AG Rep In Seth This Week

A representative from the West Virginia Attorney General’s Office will conduct mobile office hours this week in Boone County.


Much Ado

Much Ado

Westside High School Administrators got complaints from Ohio, Florida, and other states about a world cultures project for students that included material about the Middle East and Islam.


Coal Country Is Reds Country

Coal Country Is Reds Country

The Reds Caravan made its annual stop in Coal Country. Reds General Manager and President Walt Jocketty, Reds hall of famer Eric Davis, broadcast Thom Brennaman, catcher Tucker Barnhart, pitcher Sam Lecure, and prospect Kyle Waldrop came to town to meet and greet fans and to discuss the upcoming season.


Bridge Open

Bridge Open

Governor Earl Ray Tomblin, Logan Mayor Serafino Nolletti, the Logan County Commission and others cut the ribbon on the new Central City pedestrian bridge on Friday.


Alarming Boone County School Incident

Alarming Boone County School Incident

A 17 year old make student at Van High School allegedly threatened to kill several other students.


House Votes To Repeal Energy Portfolio Act

House Votes To Repeal Energy Portfolio Act

“When I pull out of my driveway in the morning heading this way, I can count 25 to 30 houses empty within a three mile radius. Those house were occupied by coal miners. If this repeal saves one coal mining job it is worth it to me.”--Delegate Ralph Rodigherio


Funding For Water Projects In Logan And Wyoming Counties

Funding For Water Projects In Logan And Wyoming Counties

The Logan County Commission was awarded $200,000 for a $4.95 million project which will enable the Logan County Public Service District to extend water service to approximately 195 households. The Wyoming County Commission will get $1.5 million for water service in Bud and Alpoca.


No Need For Spell Check

No Need For Spell Check

Allison Justice, an eighth grade student at Man Middle School, correctly spelled the word “cockatoo” and was crowned the Logan County Spelling Bee Champion last week.


Trent To Run For Mayor

Trent To Run For Mayor

Chris Trent, the director of the Logan County Family Resource Network filed candidate paperwork Thursday at Man Town Hall.


Three Cheers For Cheeriffic!

Three Cheers For Cheeriffic!

Mayor Serafino Nolletti and the Logan City Council proclaimed "Cheerific Day" in the City of Logan West Virginia on Thursday in honor of their recent national championship.


Logan Man Arrested After Breaking And Entering Two Logan County Food Establishments

Logan Man Arrested After Breaking And Entering Two Logan County Food Establishments

22-year old Thomas Anthony Tolliver was arrested for B&E and Larceny for break-ins at Gino's of West Logan and Hot Cup in downtown Logan.


Propane Pilfering

Propane Pilfering

State Police are investigating a rash of stolen propane tanks in Logan County. Over the past month dozens of propane tanks have been stolen from Kroger and Rite Aid stores in Mt. Gay and Man.


Another Charge For Southern

Another Charge For Southern

Former Freedom Industries President Gary Southern faces a new federal fraud charge stemming from the company's bankruptcy.


Skidmore Pleads Not Guilty

Skidmore Pleads Not Guilty

A Kanawha County murder suspect who was caught by Logan County Deputy N.D. Tucker in Chapmanville pleaded not guilty. 40 year old Glenn David Skidmore is charged with murder, attempted murder, malicious wounding, grand larceny and fraud.


Lobbying Bill

Lobbying Bill

Logan and Mingo County Delegates Rupie Phillips and Justin Marcum along with a number of other lawmakers are co-sponsors of a bill that would bar political party chairmen for also serving as lobbyists.


Kingery Appointed To State BOE

Kingery Appointed To State BOE

Governor Earl Ray Tomblin has made two appointments to the West Virginia Board of Education including a former teacher from Boone County. Beverly E. Kingery began her career in 1974 as an elementary, secondary and vocational teacher with Boone County Schools, and later became an elementary school principal.


SSI Fraud Unit

SSI Fraud Unit

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has asked the West Virginia Legislature to create a special account for the federal government to reimburse the state for investigating Social Security disability benefits abuse, fraud, and waste.


Candidacy Filing Period Underway For The Town Of Man

Candidacy Filing Period Underway For The Town Of Man

Man residents will elect a mayor, five council members and a town recorder.


Winter Car Seat Safety

Winter Car Seat Safety

A heavy coat under a harness could result in the harness becoming too loose and not effective in a crash.


Town Of Mitchell Heights Prepares For Election

Town Of Mitchell Heights Prepares For Election

Residents of Mitchell Heights will be voting for a mayor, recorder and five council members.


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Bad Report Card

Bad Report Card

An annual report by the American Lung Association gives the Mountain State failing grades for tobacco prevention and control program funding, access to cessation services and tobacco taxes.


Preserving History

Preserving History

Applications are being accepted through March for historic preservation development grants in West Virginia.


Bear Harvest Down Slightly

Bear Harvest Down Slightly

West Virginia hunters harvested 2,385 black bears during the combined 2014 archery and firearms seasons.


Local Doctor: Major League Medicine

Local Doctor: Major League Medicine

Radiation oncologist Dr. Anshu K. Jain, of the Logan Regional Cancer Center, recently published an article with Dr. Yoshiya Yamada of the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City advising physicians on the use of a highly specialized radiation therapy treatment.


History and Heritage

History and Heritage

The annual Coal Heritage Lecture Series will run through May.


Art Wanted

Art Wanted

The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources is seeking original wildlife art for the 2016 edition of its wildlife calendar.


Extraction Industry

Extraction Industry

Since April, West Virginia has test-run seven boxes of bees on one former surface mine. The state hopes to expand and offer veterans and displaced miners training in beekeeping.


Almost There

Almost There

The West Virginia University fundraising campaign has topped the 80 percent mark in its quest to raise $1 billion.


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