Geoff Hamill

Geoff Hamill can be contacted at gshamill@pocahontastimes.com

Wolf Knight, of Douthards Creek, recites poetry during the All Terrain Poetry show at the Pocahontas County O[era House on April 5, 2014.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
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All Terrain Poetry makes impressive stage debut

Wolf Knight, of Douthards Creek, recites poetry during the All Terrain Poetry show at the Pocahontas County O[era House on April 5, 2014.A lot of people don’t understand poetry. Many believe that poems must More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
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Lady Warrior Softball undefeated in two games

PCHS first baseman Natalie Hartzell throws to catcher Sarah Lambert during the Lady Warriors 10-0 victory over Webster County last Thursday at Stillwell Park.G. Hamill photos. PCHS pitcher Kaylin Murray and first More...

PCHS sophomore pitcher Braxton Ryder threw a three-hitter with 13 strikeouts and got a win over Meadow Bridge last Thursday at Stillwell Park. Ryder also hit an RBI single. G. Hamill photos.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
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Warriors maul Meadow Bridge, 11-1

PCHS sophomore pitcher Braxton Ryder threw a three-hitter with 13 strikeouts and got a win over Meadow Bridge last Thursday at Stillwell Park. Ryder also hit an RBI single. G. Hamill photos. The Pocahontas County More...

PCHS sophomore Kaylin Murray pitches in practice on March 31.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014
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PCHS fields more experienced softball team

PCHS sophomore Kaylin Murray pitches in practice on March 31. Last year was a rebuilding year for the Pocahontas County Lady Warriors softball team. This year you can call it a building year. Just one senior resides More...

By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014
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County to resume drug testing

Random drug testing will resume for certain Pocahontas County employees after the County Commission establishes a new procedure for selecting employees to be tested. That’s the fallout of a discussion during More...

By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014
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Snowshoe CEO says RAD would be fair

Under a proposal to create a quasi-municipality called a resort area district (RAD) at Snowshoe Mountain, resort management would enjoy a four-seat majority on the seven-member governing board. Snowshoe Mountain More...

Helicopters like this one, operated by Air Evac Lifeline, have become more readily available for medical transport in Pocahontas County. Pocahontas Memorial Hospital officials said that air evacuations save lives and are used only when justified by a patient's condition. The cost of an air evacuation generally costs around $7,000, most of which is covered by a patient's insurance. Uninsured patients receive the same air evacuation service as insured patients, according to hospital officials. Government photo.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014
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PMH officials stress importance of air evacs

Helicopters like this one, operated by Air Evac Lifeline, have become more readily available for medical transport in Pocahontas County. Pocahontas Memorial Hospital officials said that air evacuations save lives More...