Mostly lumps of coal but one gem in Montgomery County Commissioners Court December 12 meeting agenda

Mostly lumps of coal but one gem in Montgomery County Commissioners Court December 12 meeting agenda

Conroe, December 12 – The meeting of the Montgomery County Commissioners Court on Tuesday, December 12, 2017, will mostly bring lumps of coal to the stockings of the County’s taxpayers, who are already breaking under the massive tax increases the County government has levied through historically high government spending and massive Appraisal District-led tax hikes. […]

Fox-26 News, ace investigator Greg Groogan report Metts’ sexual harassment, Bagley, Clark call for Metts’ resignation

New Caney and Conroe, December 11 – Fox-26 News and its ace investigative reporter Greg Groogan appeared in Montgomery County today to investigate and report the full story concerning JP James Metts’ sexual harassment of former County employee Delonna Snow as well as the formal findings by the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission against […]

Montgomery County Judge Doyal leads poor ratings for November 28 Commissioners Court

Conroe, December 11 – When the Montgomery County Commissioners Court meets, they waste taxpayer money. November 28, 2017, was certainly no exception. The Golden Hammer‘s ratings measure Commissioners Court votes that affect spending in comparison to the provisions of the Republican Party of Texas Platform. Points are good. The number of points depends upon the amount […]

Montgomery County government “For Sale” (Part 11): Davenport Ring’s dirty tricks start to snowball as Metts formalizes attempt to take greater control over County purchasing as a County Commissioner

Montgomery County government “For Sale” (Part 11): Davenport Ring’s dirty tricks start to snowball as Metts formalizes attempt to take greater control over County purchasing as a County Commissioner

Image: JP James Metts announced his candidacy for Precinct 4 County Commissioner on December 9, 2017. New Caney and Conroe, December 11 – The Davenport Ring, the corrupt government officials who work under the direction of local political boss Marc Davenport in an attempt to take over the Montgomery County government’s purchasing and information technology […]

Power Top Ten # 7: Conroe ISD Superintendent Don Stockton

Conroe, December 10 – Dr. Don Stockton, Superintendent of the Conroe Independent School District is the seventh most powerful person in Montgomery County. The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, continues the tradition of listing the Power Top Ten, the ten most powerful people in Montgomery County. The Power Top Ten doesn’t commemorate the ten […]

Congressman Brady’s Campaign Manager signs “sign-in sheet” which Metts campaign later claims to be endorsement list

Congressman Brady’s Campaign Manager signs “sign-in sheet” which Metts campaign later claims to be endorsement list

Image: Official United States House of Representatives Portrait of Kevin Brady, Republican Congressman from The Woodlands, Chairman of the United States House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee. New Caney and The Woodlands, December 10 – The announcement that United States Congressman Kevin Brady, Republican of The Woodlands who is Chairman of the House Ways […]

BREAKING NEWS! Adamick to retire, to endorse Jamieson as revenge against her loyal lieutenant Miller in District Clerk’s race

Conroe, December 9 – Montgomery County District Clerk Barbara Gladden Adamick will announce during the next two days that she will retire and not run for re-election as District Clerk in the March 6, 2018, Republican Primary Election, several sources inside the County government have confirmed. As revenge against her former chosen successor Melisa Miller, […]

The Woodlands’ Howard Hughes-Developed Lots Flooded at 35 Times Greater Rate

Don Hickey, Special Guest Writer to The Golden Hammer The Woodlands, December 9 – Homes developed in the Creekside Park West neighborhood on lots prepared by Howard Hughes Corporation (“HHC”), current owner of The Woodlands master-planned community, flooded at a rate 35 times greater during Hurricane Harvey than previously existing homes here, according to a group of […]

Pct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner candidates complete filings, ready to proceed with March 6, 2018, electoral contest

                    Magnolia, December 9 – All three candidates for Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner have now completed their official filings, as of this past Tuesday when the last of the three finally threw his hat into the electoral ring. The incumbent is embattled County Commissioner Charlie […]