The City of Logan Fire Department responded to a fire early Friday morning in downtown Logan. The building is the Mi Pueblito restaurant. No injuries have yet been reported. WVOW will update you with more information as it becomes available.
Mingo Central, in just its sixth year as a school, won its first football championship on Friday night, completing a 14-0 perfect season with a 32-7 win over No. 5 Fairmont Senior from Wheeling Island Stadium.
Bobby Barnett,44, and Joshua Mitchell,26, both of Ravencliff, face charges of grand larceny, conspiracy and destruction of property. West Virginia State Police report the two allegedly broke into Black Hawk Mining in Wharton and attempted to steal seven self-contained mine rescuers.
McDowell County sheriff’s deputies say a man charged with first-degree murder also is accused of killing an elderly woman this year. Deputies said Michael Kennedy allegedly murdered 72-year-old Eunice Charlotte Daugherty. Deputies are waiting for evidence from the crime lab before filing charges.
U.S. Senator Joe Manchin says he’ll do what he has to do procedurally to keep Congress in session until Christmas if the provisions of the Miners Protection Act aren’t included in a bill to continue the funding of the federal government.
A couple, originally from Wayne County, was arrested and faces charges of incest and sexual abuse of two young relatives. Larry Cricks, 43, and Bertha Cricks,34, face a total of 44 combined charges.
State and public school workers will now be required to get 90-day fills for prescriptions they take for high blood pressure and other chronic conditions in a plan passed by the state Public Insurance Agency Finance Board Thursday.
About six months after the primary election, Logan County has an official ruling on the Circuit Judge race. The West Virginia Supreme Court ruled in favor of Joshua Butcher according to information released Wednesday. Butcher will be sworn in as judge on January 1.
State Public Employees Insurance Agency Director Ted Cheatham will propose two changes to next fiscal year's health insurance plan for state workers when the PEIA Finance Board meets Thursday.
The state Department of Environmental of Protection has reached another agreement with Alpha Natural Resources to guarantee the reclamation of former mining sites across the Mountain State.
Health care and pension benefits for thousands of retired coal miners and their families in West Virginia and across the U.S. will be sustained in the New Year only if an extension measure makes it into a continuing resolution in Congress before Dec. 31.
Deputies say one of those arrested is from Wayne County, and the other is from Detroit. Both are charged with possession with intent to deliver and conspiracy. Their names were not immediately released.
The Matt Patterson Memorial Toy Drive is currently collecting new, unwrapped toys for children ages one to thirteen. Donations may be dropped off at Giovanni's Pizza in West Logan.
The City of Logan's Christmas Parade will be Tuesday, December 6th. Line-up begins at 6 p.m. on the Island. The parade begins at 7 p.m. The theme of the parade will be "How the Grinch Stole Christmas."
Weeks ago, the popular consensus in the community of Van was to keep their schools open, now some members of the community are not sure that’s the best decision.
The report by the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office said the bill would increase spending on health care and pension benefits by about $3 billion over the next 10 years. The cost would be offset by nearly $3.1 billion in new revenue generated by hiking customs fees on imported goods.
The president of the West Virginia Coal Association is “hopeful” President-Elect Donald Trump can help save the coal industry. “The fellow sitting in the White House can make a big, big difference,” Bill Raney said. “He’s talked about putting coal miners back to work and that’s certainly emblematic of what we need to do.”
The holiday light display "Christmas In The Park" opened Thanksgiving night. The display will be open until New Year's Eve.
West Virginia officials say the state has been awarded a $5 million federal grant to put case managers in each county hurt by flooding in June and help flood victims with remaining unmet needs.
The Chapmanville Public Library will hold a Family Christmas Craft evening on Thursday, December 8 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The library will provide a variety of Christmas ornament crafts for children to choose from. On Friday, the library will host Christmas Story Hour at 11 a.m.
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College will offer Emergency Medical Technician-Mining or EMT-M Recertification classes in November and December.
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.
Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced that a consumer representative from the Attorney General’s Office will hold public events during November throughout southern West Virginia.
Kick off your holiday shopping at Man Clothing and Jewelry during their open house on Sunday, November 13 from 1pm to 5pm.