Geoff Hamill

Geoff Hamill can be contacted at gshamill@pocahontastimes.com

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015
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Wonderful Wild Edibles day

Ginger Must, Juana Mendoza (Grazia’s mother) and Grazia Apolinares enjoy the festival. The Wild Edibles Festival in Hillsboro is one of the newest events on the Pocahontas County calendar, having started just More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015
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In Concert at NRAO

Music instructor Julia Bauserman (standing) and Marilyn Creager performed a free concert at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory in Green Bank on Friday night. A video of concert highlights can be found on The More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Monday, April 20th, 2015
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In Concert: Julia Bauserman and Marilyn Creager

Julia Bauserman and Marilyn Creager perform in concert at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory on April 17, 2015.  More...

A discarded sofa sits along Knapps Creek on Route 39 near Marlinton. Litter has been shown to have an impact on tourism revenue.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015
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Litter a growing problem in Pocahontas County

What should be a beautiful landscape in Pocahontas County is ruined by litter. This scene could be anywhere in the county but is along a popular fishing spot on Knapps Creek near Frost. G. Hamill photo. It boggles More...

By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015
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Maxwelton VA clinic closes again

Less than two months since re-opening, the VA Clinic in Maxwelton is closing again. The VA closed the clinic in April 2014 after several employees complained about air quality and air testing found formaldehyde More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015
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Free writing workshop in Hillsboro on Saturday

Award winning writer Sarah Elkins will present a free writing workshop at the Pearl S. Buck Birthplace in Hillsboro on Saturday at 1 p.m. The topic of the workshop is “The Gateway Between the Human and Natural More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015
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Local WVSP Detachment Commander retires

West Virginia State Police Sergeant Glenn Galloway with former President Bill Clinton at the Lewisburg Airport in 2003. During his 25-year police career, Galloway met several dignitaries, including former President More...

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