Precinct 4 Constable Rowdy Hayden’s Arrest Blotter!

New Caney, May 25 – Precinct 4 Constable Kenneth “Rowdy” Hayden has released his latest arrest blotter. 5/18/2017 – Pct. 4 conducted a traffic stop in the area of Highway 59 and the Grand Parkway. Gregory Booker, 43 years of age from Porter, TX was arrested for Misdemeanor Possession of Marijuana. 5/19/2017 – Pct. 4 […]

GOP health bill: 23M more uninsured; sick risk higher costs

ALAN FRAM, Associated Press RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress’ official budget analyst is projecting that the House Republican health care bill would produce 23 million more uninsured people and costly, perhaps unaffordable coverage for the seriously ill. Now Republicans in the Senate have to decide how to make their version different. The […]

Trump meeting with EU leaders

JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press JULIE PACE, Associated Press BRUSSELS (AP) — Visiting a city he once called a “hellhole” to meet with the leaders of one alliance he threatened to abandon and another whose weakening he cheered, President Donald Trump will address a continent Thursday still reeling from his election and anxious about his support. […]

Entire Commissioners Court (sans Doyal) receives Golden Hammer Award for more than $13 million of “slush fund” spending

Conroe, May 25 – All four of the Montgomery County Commissioners (without County Judge Doyal) received the Golden Hammer Award on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, for spending more than $13 million in “slush funds” during Fiscal Year 2017 so far. The “slush funds” are dollars that Doyal and the Commissioners have hidden from outside of […]

The “Why” of Sheriff Henderson’s Office taking over the “Video-Gate” investigation

The “Why” of Sheriff Henderson’s Office taking over the “Video-Gate” investigation

Image: Alan B. Sadler Administration Building, Conroe, Texas, where, in the beautifully-furnished, well-appointed County Judge’s Office, County Judge Craig Doyal filmed a political advertisement last week. Conroe, May 25 – It’s not a sinister reason, but a good one, as to why Montgomery County Sheriff Rand Henderson is investigating the “Video-Gate” scandal which The Golden Hammer, […]

Creighton announces passage of state government reforms in Texas Senate.

Austin, May 24 – The Texas Senate passed a government reform package. Senate Bill 132 – State Agency Savings – authored by Senator Creighton is an incentive program for agencies to reduce their annual spending. “I was pleased to carry out legislation to amend the State Agency Incentive Program to better encourage state agencies to […]

District Attorney, Sheriff, cooperating law enforcement agencies increase DWI enforcement for summer season

Conroe, May 24 – Starting Thursday, May 25, 2017, and continuing through September 4, 2017, the Montgomery County District Attorney’s office, in conjunction with both state and local law enforcement agencies, will increase No Refusal Operations and Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) and Boating While Intoxicated (BWI) Enforcement on the roadways of Montgomery County and on […]

Pope welcomes Trump at the Vatican despite past disagreements – Washington Post

Washington Post Pope welcomes Trump at the Vatican despite past disagreementsWashington PostVATICAN CITY — Pope Francis welcomed President Trump to the cradle of Roman Catholicism on Wednesday, delivering a message of peace even as the pontiff emphasized his role as the world's moral counterpoint to the president's nationalist agenda.The tale of Donald Trump's visit with […]

Texas Senate passes school finance, school ‘voucher’ bill – Austin American-Statesman

Austin American-Statesman Texas Senate passes school finance, school 'voucher' billAustin American-StatesmanThe Texas Senate approved 21-10 a bill early Monday morning that would inject about $530 million int…Senate adds voucher provision to public school finance billBaptist StandardAnalysis: Killing Texas ethics legislation without leaving fingerprintsKGBT-TVTexas House approves bathroom restrictions for transgender studentsTexas TribuneThe Texas Tribuneall 121 news […]

Texas Juggles Business-Costing Bathroom Bill – U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report Texas Juggles Business-Costing Bathroom BillU.S. News & World ReportThe House version added public school-only bathroom restrictions to a school-related Senate bill and would require transgender students in Texas public schools to use the bathroom of their "biological sex" or separate, single-stall restrooms. But …Texas House backs voter ID overhaul, with […]

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