Geoff Hamill

Geoff Hamill can be contacted at gshamill@pocahontastimes.com

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, October 29th, 2014
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Firefighters request $60/$100 county fire fee

Several firefighters attended the Pocahontas County Commission meeting last Tuesday and requested that the Commission institute a $60 per household fire fee in the county. The commission deferred action on the request More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, October 29th, 2014
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FRN seeks disaster volunteers

Pocahontas County Family Resource Network (FRN) employee Rebecca Campbell and VISTA Sterling “Buster” Wiggins carry donated household goods out of a storeroom at the FRN. Wiggins is working on a plan to help More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, October 29th, 2014
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Civil suit against county settled for $75,000

A civil suit against the Pocahontas County Commission and the Pocahontas County Sheriff’s Department will not go to trial because the parties agreed to a monetary settlement of $75,000. In October 2012, Jessica More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Friday, October 24th, 2014
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Man handles Pocahontas, 38-10

PCHS senior Dalton Irvine races around left end to score on the first play of the fourth quarter. The bigger Man Hillbillies overpowered Pocahontas, 38-10. The Man Hillbillies swooped into Pocahontas County Friday More...

By Geoff Hamill On Friday, October 24th, 2014
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UPDATE: Regional soccer championship match Tuesday at Princeton High School

The Pocahontas High School Warriors soccer team will play their regional championship match against Pikeview on Tuesday at 5 p.m. at Princeton High School. The match was previously scheduled at Bluefield High School. More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Friday, October 24th, 2014
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State Rail Authority takes over Cass trains

No job or wage cuts for Cass employees A Heisler steam locomotive pulls a train at Cass Scenic Railroad State Park. G. Hamill photo. The mighty steam locomotives at Cass have worked hard since the early 1900s and More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Friday, October 24th, 2014
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Evan Jenkins answers questions at Frost forum

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