WHAT DO YOU GET WHEN YOU READ THE GOLDEN HAMMER NEWSPAPER?

Conroe, January 19 – When citizens read The Golden Hammer newspaper, they enjoy a unique product in this community. The newspaper is just that: a newspaper. Unlike one alleged competitor and its sister newspapers of the Hearst Corporation, we’re not just a blog that seeks information from government officials so that they may portray their government […]

MEADOR FILES SEMIANNUAL CAMPAIGN FINANCE REPORT; DOYAL, DAVENPORT FILINGS UNAVAILABLE

MEADOR FILES SEMIANNUAL CAMPAIGN FINANCE REPORT; DOYAL, DAVENPORT FILINGS UNAVAILABLE

Conroe, January 18 – Commissioner Mike Meador, Precinct 1, filed his semi-annual finance report on January 13, 2017, with Montgomery County Elections Administrator Suzie Harvey. Meador received $2,850 in political contributions during the period from July 1 to December 31, 2016. His contributors were Precinct 2 Commissioner Charlie Riley ($600), Lake Conroe Area Realtors ($250), […]

Candidate Filing Period for May Election – City of Georgetown Texas

Candidate Filing Period for May ElectionCity of Georgetown TexasA candidate for city council or mayor must be 21 years of age and a citizen and qualified voter of the state of Texas and the City of Georgetown. Candidates for council district seats must be a resident of the council district the member would be …and […]

Meeting on Affordable Care Act Draws Protests From Montgomery County Supporters – Patch.com

Los Angeles Times Meeting on Affordable Care Act Draws Protests From Montgomery County SupportersPatch.comCONROE, TX — An event that was expected to draw business leaders and chamber members with The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce frustrated with the high costs and loss of coverage associated with the Affordable Care Act, instead drew protests …Trump vows 'insurance […]

Texas Sheriff 'Sanctuary Sally' Set to Stop Enforcing the Law – Breitbart News

Breitbart News Texas Sheriff 'Sanctuary Sally' Set to Stop Enforcing the LawBreitbart NewsThe move to stop enforcing the law will likely come with a cost. Texas Governor Greg Abbott has threatened to deny law enforcement grants to any jurisdiction that sets itself up as a sanctuary jurisdiction. The Austin American-Statesman estimates that …and more » Source: […]

RILEY CAMPAIGN FILING REVEALS SUBSTANTIAL CRIMINAL DEFENSE EXPENDITURES

RILEY CAMPAIGN FILING REVEALS SUBSTANTIAL CRIMINAL DEFENSE EXPENDITURES

Conroe, January 17 – Commissioner (Precinct 2) Charlie Riley’s semi-annual campaign finance report reveals substantial legal fees he paid for his criminal defense related to his indictment for conspiring to violate the Texas Open Meetings Act. Riley spent $20,000 on legal fees out of campaign contributions between July 1 and December 31, 2016. Riley is […]

texas Weekly Gas Prices – Montgomery County Newspaper

texas Weekly Gas PricesMontgomery County NewspaperTexas, TX, January 16- Average retail gasoline prices in Texas have fallen 2.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.14/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 13,114 gas outlets in Texas. This compares with the national average …and more » Source: County

COUNTY OPENED, CLOSED ASBESTOS-LADEN DEMO SITE DAYS BEFORE ASBESTOS EXPOSURE

COUNTY OPENED, CLOSED ASBESTOS-LADEN DEMO SITE DAYS BEFORE ASBESTOS EXPOSURE

Conroe, January 17 – Montgomery County officials admitted that they opened and closed the asbestos-laden demolition site inside the Montgomery County Courthouse only days before another Building Maintenance Department crew opened the same wall, demolished it, and suffered exposure to asbestos. Building Maintenance Assistant Director Rob Wright confirmed to The Golden Hammer this morning that the […]

Montgomery County Food Bank Participates in 'Souper Bowl of Caring' – Patch.com

Patch.com Montgomery County Food Bank Participates in 'Souper Bowl of Caring'Patch.comAll donations received through participating Montgomery County grocers, as well as those received online, will support Montgomery County Food Bank to feed the estimated 85,000 food-insecure residents of Montgomery County. In addition to the in-person …and more » Source: County