A capsule look at the World Series

A look at the best-of-seven World Series between the Houston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers: ___ Schedule: (All times EDT, televised by Fox) Game 1, Tuesday, at Los Angeles, 8:09 p.m.; Game 2, Wednesday, at Los Angeles, 8:09 p.m.; Game 3, Friday, at Houston, 8:09 p.m.; Game 4, Saturday, at Houston, 8:09 p.m.; x-Game 5, […]

Japanese defense minister sounds alarm on North Korea

CLARK, Philippines (AP) — Japan’s defense minister asserted Monday that North Korea’s nuclear and ballistic missile capabilities have grown to an “unprecedented, critical and imminent” level. The minister, Itsunori Odonera, said that this rising threat means his country, along with South Korea and the United States, have to collectively take what he called “different responses.” […]

Precinct 2 County Commissioner candidate Parker stresses “Texas values” in campaign kickoff

Precinct 2 County Commissioner candidate Parker stresses “Texas values” in campaign kickoff

Image: Precinct 2 County Commissioner candidate Gregory Parker at the Blackwood Gun Club in Conroe on October 23, 2017. Conroe, October 23 – “I’m fighting to bring Texas values back into the Precinct 2 County Commissioner’s office,” explained Gregory Parker, a former Republican Comal County Commissioner who is running against two others for Montgomery County’s […]

October 24 Commissioners Court meeting threatens citizens with Davenport corruption, secrecy, Tx-249 Tollway

Conroe, October 23 – The Tuesday, October 24, 2017, Commissioners Court meeting ought to be a mundane affair with discussions of road contracts, renaming streets, and proclamations. While those unexciting matters are at the forefront of the agenda in an attempt to put the citizens to sleep, County Judge Craig Doyal buried three very ugly […]

Hot World Series on deck: Altuve, Astros vs Kershaw, Dodgers

Houston and Los Angeles, October 22 – Big-time aces Clayton Kershaw and Justin Verlander. Playoff boppers Jose Altuve and Justin Turner. A pair of 100-win teams for the first time in nearly a half-century. Hollywood Walk of Fame vs. Texans who wear the star. A little extra Magic, plus Nolan back in the fast lane. […]

Trump has no plans to block scheduled release of JFK records

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he doesn’t plan to block the scheduled release of thousands of never publicly seen government documents related to President John F. Kennedy’s assassination. “Subject to the receipt of further information,” he wrote in a Saturday morning tweet, “I will be allowing, as President, the long blocked and classified […]

Have the Montgomery County Commissioners learned anything? First ratings for Fiscal Year 2018 present ugly picture

Have the Montgomery County Commissioners learned anything? First ratings for Fiscal Year 2018 present ugly picture

Image: This young fellow was obviously very eager to learn to drive. Unfortunately for the citizens of Montgomery County, County Judge Craig Doyal and his colleagues on the Commissioners Court have not shown a similar eagerness to improve or learn. Conroe, October 22 – The Montgomery County Commissioners Court held its first meeting of Fiscal […]

Saturday Afternoon Extra! Grimes County prosecutor Yeates launches campaign for Montgomery County JP 3 position

Oklahoma Community, October 21 – Ronnie Yeates II, a longtime resident of the Oklahoma community in south Montgomery County and an Assistant District Attorney in Grimes County, is running for Precinct 3 Justice of the Peace. Yeates, who has been campaigning for a couple of months, officially announced his campaign on October 19 in a […]