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 […]

284th District Judge candidate Bays attends Empower Texans Conservative Leaders Gala in Dallas after receiving special invitation

Dallas, December 9 – Empower Texans, one of Texas’ leading grassroots conservative organizations, held their Annual Conservative Leaders Gala in Dallas on December 2, 2017, and invited a special guest: 284th District Court Judge candidate Kristin Bays of Conroe. Bays drove to Dallas to participate in the event and surprised many of her friends from […]

Montgomery County Commissioner Clark moves to correct County Judge Doyal’s pro-transgender adoption policy

Montgomery County Commissioner Clark moves to correct County Judge Doyal’s pro-transgender adoption policy

Image: Precinct 4 County Commissioner Jim Clark (right) has moved to correct County Judge Craig Doyal’s bizarre pro-transgender adoption proclamation which the county judge sneaked past the Commissioners Court on November 14, 2017. Conroe and New Caney, December 9 – On November 14, 2017, Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal tricked the five-member Commissioners Court into […]

BREAKING NEWS! Montgomery County Judge Doyal intends to violate Texas Open Meetings Act

BREAKING NEWS! Conroe, December 8 – Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal has made clear that he intends to violate the Texas Open Meetings Act (“TOMA”), a statute he has repeatedly asserted in legal filings he does understand. The violation, which Doyal plans, will occur right before the Montgomery County Commissioners Court meeting on Tuesday, December […]