Geoff Hamill

Geoff Hamill can be contacted at gshamill@pocahontastimes.com

Snowshoe Mountain photo.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
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Legislature to reconsider RAD statute

Snowshoe Mountain photo. The fight over a Snowshoe resort area district (RAD) has reached the State Legislature. After Snowshoe Mountain, Inc., agreed to changes to the original RAD statute, Delegate Bill Hartman More...

A Dominion Resources map showing a preferred and five alternative Atlantic Coast pipeline routes through the Monongahela National Forest and Pocahontas County. Dominion has stated its intent to survey just the preferred route (shown in blue) and MNF-5 (shown in black). MNF-5 label added by The Pocahontas Times. Dominion Resources map.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
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Seven pipeline routes identified through Pocahontas County

A Dominion Resources map showing a preferred and five alternative Atlantic Coast pipeline routes through the Monongahela National Forest and Pocahontas County. Dominion has stated its intent to survey just the preferred More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
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Man vs. Nature

Following a 36-hour weekend snowstorm, Marlinton town workers were hard-pressed to clear mountains of snow from streets. In the photo, Marlinton Maintenance Chief Mike Ryder operates a front-end loader to load snow More...

By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
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Maxwelton VA clinic re-opens Friday

Beckley Veterans Administration Hospital Director Karin L. McGraw announced on Monday that repairs to improve the air quality at the Maxwelton Veterans Community Clinic in Greenbrier County have been completed and More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
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FRN helping families cope in hard times

Volunteers for the Family Resource Network in Marlinton help unload boxes of groceries at the FRN office on Monday. Every month, the Pocahontas County FRN, Senior Citizens and Durbin Food Pantry receive a food delivery More...

By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
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Commission to seek legal advice on Green Bank property

The Pocahontas County Commission will seek legal advice on the potential uses of a county-owned 30-acre parcel at the Green Bank Industrial Site, but commissioners remain undecided how they want the property to More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, February 18th, 2015
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Commission approves pipeline letters of support

Fred Burns, Jr., of Marlinton, speaks during a Pocahontas County Commission meeting on February 11. Burns told the commission that he supports construction of a proposed natural gas pipeline in northern Pocahontas More...