Paul Ryan tweets ‘white supremacy is repulsive’

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan is the first Republican leader to comment on President Donald Trump’s remarks Tuesday, declaring in a tweet that “white supremacy is repulsive.” The Wisconsin Republican has sought to keep the GOP caucus on Capitol Hill focused on legislative priorities. His Twitter account is full of messages about the need […]

China urges US, North Korea to ‘hit the brakes’ on threats

BEIJING (AP) — China has urged the United States and North Korea to “hit the brakes” on threatening words and work toward a peaceful resolution of their tense standoff created by Pyongyang’s recent missile tests and threats to fire them toward Guam. The dispute has also raised fears in South Korea, where a conservative political […]

Congressman Brady to Conroe Town Hall: “The American people are left behind in our current Tax Code”

Conroe, August 16 – United States Congressman and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady spoke to approximately sixty members of the Conroe Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, August 15, 2017. “The American people are left behind in our current Tax Code,” Brady told the audience. Brady has proposed the most significant reform of […]

BREAKING NEWS! In stunning turn, County GOP Executive Committee overwhelmingly passes resolution in favor of toll road referendum before any new toll roads built!!!!!!!

BREAKING NEWS! In stunning turn, County GOP Executive Committee overwhelmingly passes resolution in favor of toll road referendum before any new toll roads built!!!!!!!

Image: The County GOP Executive Committee voting overwhelmingly in favor of a resolution to require voter referendums before governments build toll roads. Paul Gebolys, Woodlands Precinct Chairman and the heroic leader of the fight, is the tall gentleman who stood in a beige shirt with dark suspenders. (Photo courtesy of anonymous precinct chair). Conroe, August […]

Suspects flee after shots fired at Lowes parking lot

Conroe, August 15 – At approximately 10:28 am, Conroe Police Officers responded to a report of a possible stolen vehicle located in the Lowes parking lot (1920 Westview Blvd). Officers arrived and two suspects in the occupied stolen vehicle attempted to flee in the vehicle. The suspect intentionally rammed four parked citizen vehicles, one that […]

Sheriff’s Office arrests three burglars

Conroe, August 15 – During the early morning hours of Saturday, August 12, 2017, Deputies with the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle in the Timber Green Subdivision of Magnolia. An alert citizen reported seeing a Silver Infiniti driving through the neighborhood with occupants repeatedly getting in and out […]

Texas House, Senate move toward school finance compromise – Texas Tribune

Texas Tribune Texas House, Senate move toward school finance compromiseTexas TribuneAfter days of staring each other down over whether and how to improve the way the state funds its public schools, the Texas House and Senate both blinked Monday, with each passing the other's priority school finance bill. With two days left in the 30 […]

Texas A&M cancels ‘White Lives Matter’ rally planned for Sept. 11 – Washington Post

Washington Post Texas A&M cancels 'White Lives Matter' rally planned for Sept. 11Washington PostTexas A&M University has canceled a “White Lives Matter” event scheduled to be held on its campus Sept. 11, citing safety concerns. The university said in a statement Monday that it canceled the event scheduled by Preston Wiginton after “consultation …Texas A&M […]