Geoff Hamill

Geoff Hamill can be contacted at gshamill@pocahontastimes.com

The High Street Jazz Band, from Morgantown, performs at the Marlinton Opera House on June 20, 2014. Ticket receipts from the show were donated to the the Opera House.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, June 25th, 2014
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High Street Jazz Band performs riotous concerts

  “The more music we play, the more people will dance, and then those people will go teach others to dance. Suddenly the whole world will be dancing. Suddenly the world will be a much better place.” – More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, June 25th, 2014
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PCHS basketball teams looking good in summer practice

The Pocahontas County High School Warriors are allowed to play practice basketball games until the Fourth of July. In practice games so far this summer, both the boys and girls teams are having a lot of success. More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, June 25th, 2014
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There ain’t no “G” in Marlinton

A recently installed road sign in Minnehaha Springs.                 THERE AIN’T NO “G” IN MARLINTON By Andrew Price, first mayor of Marlinton 1871 – More...

HealthNet Aeromedical crew members give a safety class to school children at French Creek Elementary School on June 5, 2014. The crew had nearly completed the class when they were alerted to respond to the scene of a traffic accident in Buckhannon. Crew members, left to right: pilot Frank Figueroa, flight paramedic Carl McCormick and flight nurse Austin Browning. G. Hamill photo.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
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Medevac crews highly trained and dedicated

HealthNet Aeromedical crew members give a safety class to school children at French Creek Elementary School on June 5, 2014. The crew had nearly completed the class when they were alerted to respond to the scene More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
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Hotel tax collection trending upward

The past winter was a cold one and that’s the kind of winter they like at Snowshoe Mountain Resort. The resort had a successful ski season and that’s good news for the Pocahontas County Commission, which More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
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Happy Day, West Virginia

Photo from freegreatimages.com You remained loyal to your country when others raised arms against her. You thrived in rugged mountains where others cannot dwell. You provided energy for industry and homes for decades More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
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Marlinton submits projected utilities budget

Mayor Joe Smith says Marlinton’s water plant is in dire need of major upgrades. In the photo, Marlinton water supervisor Dale McKinney in the plant. Higher rates are on the horizon for Marlinton water and More...