The “Inside Putnam” podcast is a look inside Putnam County, West Virginia. This podcast shares the people, places, events and all of the beauty of our community. Your host, BG Hamrick is a resident and business owner in Putnam County, and his guests are deeply connected to the day-to-day life of Putnam County, West Virginia.

Lyndsay Rotella & Megan Hannah

April 1, 2019

This week we spent some time with Megan Hannah and her twin sister, Lyndsay Rotella. They are known in Putnam County for their creative business “Rock Paper Sisters”. They create beautiful stationary and offer other amazing products and services all over the country. The business is expanding and the story of Lyndsay and Megan is an interesting one to hear. You can learn more at:

Dr. Darrin VanScoy

March 11, 2019

This week we catch up with Dr. Darrin VanScoy to talk about nutrition, health, the Keto diet and much more. Dr. VanScoy has a chiropractic practice in Teays Valley where they treat injuries of the spine and extremities, headaches, generalized aches and pains, decreased function and motion, nutritional deficiencies and counsel in sports performance.

Dr. VanScoy has been a Team USA Martial Arts Physician, covered Iron Man competitions and many International Sporting events as an invited physician. He is a competitive athlete himself, placing in the CrossFit Games and Spartan Races.

You can find out more about Dr. VanScoy and his multiple health businesses here:

Jordan Dotson

March 4, 2019

Jordan Dotson is the guest on this week’s Inside Putnam podcast. Jordan is a wife, mother of 3 littles and self proclaimed “lover of all things sweet.” She hosts pop up shops and cookie classes frequently in Putnam County and she’s happy to tell us about how we can be involved in this growing gathering of Putnam County cookie fans. Jordan can be found on Instagram @sugarmommasweets and Facebook @sugarmommasweetswv.

Rob Vanater

February 25, 2019

This week, our host BG Hamrick spends a few minutes with Rob Vanater, the owner of Drip Coffee House and co-owner of TruView 3D Imaging, both inside Putnam County, WV. Rob grew up, lives and works here in Putnam and you’ll enjoy getting to know more about him and his love for our community and his love for coffee! When you visit the Drip Coffee House at Area 34, let Rob know you heard him on the Inside Putnam podcast.

Rudi Arrowood

February 18, 2019

Rudi Arrowood stops by the podcast to talk about her super fun and busy life. Rudi is a friend of Putnam County, running businesses here and being involved in community organizations, events and projects. She is Co-Owner / Chief marketing officer at The KingMaker Marketing Agency, Owner at Putnam Princess Parties LLC and former Communications and Major Events Coordinator at Putnam County Schools. If you’ve never had the opportunity to meet Rudi Arrowood, you’ll have a good time getting to know her on this edition of Inside Putnam.

Megan Tarbett

February 11, 2019

Our special guest this week is Megan Tarbett, the Director of the Putnam County Public Library. With 5 locations throughout the county, Megan stays very busy keeping the community connected with events, education, literacy and technology. She has a wealth of information for us this week on how the Putnam County Library plays a vital role for us all. She also is a highly dedicated leader in Putnam and the recent recipient of the Generation Putnam Young Leader Award.

Kelli Dailey

February 4, 2019

This week we speak with Kelli Dailey, the Executive Director of the Putnam County CVB. Kelli loves Putnam County and provides the best resource for the residents and visitors of the county who want to learn what attractions and events are happening

Ashley Alford

January 28, 2019

Our special guest: Ashley Alford, President of the Putnam County Chamber of Commerce. Ashley leads the Chamber of Commerce into the 40th year in 2019 as a young and energetic leader for the county in growth and business support. Ashley is a recipient of this year’s National Secretaries of State Leadership Award.


The “Inside Putnam” podcast is a look inside Putnam County, West Virginia. Hosted by Putnam resident BG Hamrick, his guests love to talk about Putnam County and you’ll have the opportunity to meet great people and learn about the faces and places of Putnam County, West Virginia.