The Golden Hammer endorses Governor Greg Abbott for re-election

Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, endorses Governor Greg Abbott for re-election as Governor in the March 6, 2018, Republican Primary Election. Under the Texas Constitution, the Governor of Texas is not a particularly powerful position, but the office does give its holder an excellent platform to speak out […]

After Governor Abbott, Lieutenant Government Patrick, State Republican Executive Committee speak against tollroads, Commissioner Noack (who has opposed the Tx-249 Tollway) calls for an end to County funding for the project

After Governor Abbott, Lieutenant Government Patrick, State Republican Executive Committee speak against tollroads, Commissioner Noack (who has opposed the Tx-249 Tollway) calls for an end to County funding for the project

Image: Cover of Report “Highway Boondoggles 2” which lists the Tx-249 Tollway Extension as one of the ten worst highway boondoggles in the United States. Conroe and The Woodlands, December 8 – Montgomery County citizens have overwhelmingly opposed the Tx-249 Tollway project that Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal, Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley, and […]

Reed urges “Remember the Alamo!” and not “Reimagine the Alamo”

Conroe, November 22 – Reagan Reed, Houston correspondent for Empower Texans, one of the largest grassroots conservative organizations in Texas, and the youngest elected GOP Precinct Chairman in the Republican Party of Texas, spoke to a packed meeting of the Montgomery County Tea Party on Monday, November 20, 2017. Reed told the people in attendance, […]

BREAKING NEWS: Montgomery County Young Republicans Call on Conroe ISD to Reappraise Storm Damaged Homes

CONROE TX – The Montgomery County Young Republicans board of directors has passed a resolution calling on the Conroe Independent School District to reappraise homes which Tropical Storm Harvey in 2017. The resolution states that Tropical Storm Harvey damaged many homes in Montgomery County, which resulted President Donald Trump and Governor Greg Abbott declaring the […]

Important: Try to File Insurance Claims by Thursday, August 31, as “Hailstorm Bill” tort reform law goes into effect on Friday

Conroe and Austin, August 29 – Overzealous plaintiff’s attorneys have greatly harmed the residents of Montgomery County and southeast Texas by forcing enactment of a tort reform law that will make insurance claims far more difficult to pursue beginning on September 1, 2017, when the “Hailstorm Bill” goes into legal effect. As a result, victims […]

MAJOR BREAKING NEWS! Adrian Heath released from prison to hero’s welcome in Montgomery County

Huntsville, August 2 – Political prisoner Adrian Heath was released from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, Institutional Division, at 11:01 a.m., this morning, August 2, 2017. His imprisonment, allegedly for illegal voting, was nothing short of a travesty of justice. It makes Montgomery County look like a corrupt South American dictatorship. Those directly responsible […]

Senator Creighton to Author Pro-Life Legislation in Special Session

PUBLISHER’S NOTE: Since 1997, the Publisher of The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, has fought for reductions in government spending. One of the reasons spending reductions are so important is that true “fiscal conservativism” in the form of substantial government spending cuts would “wash away” many of the social problems which our massive government […]

Commissioner Noack’s letter to Government Abbott about the 3.6 mile Tx-249 “Taxway” (tollroad) raises major Republican issues

June 23, 2017 – Precinct 3 County Commissioner James Noack’s June 20, 2017, letter to Texas Governor Greg Abbott out the “249 Toll Road” raises some major Republican and conservative philosophical issues. The letter follows: “Dear Governor Abbott, “As you know, the Texas Department of Transportation has plans to build SH 249 from FM 1774 […]