Conroe, June 3 – Analysis and compassion should win over extremism and hatred. In our modern society where life moves quickly, communication is instantaneous, and millions of opinions change at the drop of a Tweet, we don’t have time any longer to talk with people. Your house may have a porch but you don’t take […]
Dear Editor: This is in response to letters to the Editor and the ongoing Public Relations (PR) campaign by the SJRA and LSGWD. It’s sad that they continue to publish misinformation and misleading facts to support their bloated bureaucracies. They have gotten a bit smarter and are using surrogates to help spread their propaganda. Unfortunately […]
Editorial: Oh the games County Judge Doyal and his allies play to fight for County government spending!
Conroe, May 24 – Oh, the games Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal and his allies play to fight for County government spending and against spending reductions! Remember, since these people live off of the public dole in several ways, any reduction in government spending constitutes a direct threat to their “livelihoods.” Doyal and his cronies […]
This article contains an excellent discussion of how fake news has come to dominate the media.
Dear Commissioner Meador, Please accept this letter as an application for the job of your administrative assistant to replace the retiring Jule Puckett. While I’m signing this letter, I’m writing it on behalf of a lot of other people who I’m sure would be willing to take the job under the same conditions. Specifically, I’m […]
Conroe, May 13 – There is a Great Divide in Montgomery County politics. Some might call it “The Establishment” versus “The Reformers.” More importantly, it’s a philosophical divide. Philosophy and Locke Man started off in his state of nature. As he socialized with others, he began to recognize that he had fundamental individual rights to […]
Guest Editorial: Local sage O’Sullivan comments about major thoroughfares in Commissioners Precinct 2
BILL O’SULLIVAN, Guest Editorial Two years ago, I was advocating the widening of 1488 to start to clear up the Magnolia Mess, the biggest traffic mess in the County. Particularly important because it is only the second East to West Road from I-45, along with SH 105. It’s a very important artery. The Grand Parkway […]
Editorial: The Golden Hammer endorses County Treasurer Stephanne Davenport for re-election on March 6, 2018
THE GOLDEN HAMMER EDITORIAL BOARD The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, endorses Stephanne Davenport for re-election as Montgomery County’s Treasurer in the March 6, 2018, Republican Primary Election. So far, Davenport runs unopposed for this position. The Golden Hammer hopes and respectfully suggests that no one should file to challenge Davenport for the Treasurer’s […]
ERIC YOLLICK, The Golden Hammer Los Angeles, May 5 – This evening during an interview Ohio Governor John Kasich, elected as a Republican, quoted the philosophy of President John F. Kennedy, an expansionist liberal, in the context of discussion why he support the government providing health care to all Ohioans. “A rising tide lifts all,” Kasich […]
As a community, Montgomery County should give incoming Animal Shelter Director Aaron Johnson a good chance to succeed
ERIC YOLLICK, The Golden Hammer Conroe, May 5 – The next Montgomery County Animal Shelter Director Aaron Johnson will report for duty on Tuesday, May 23, 2017. He’ll succeed a very popular Director, Charles Jackson, who quit who succeeded a very unpopular Director, Todd “Boss” Hayden, who left the job by other means… It’s very important […]