BREAKING NEWS! Corrupt political boss Davenport instructs Davenport Ring members to attend Metts announcement for County Commissioner Wednesday

BREAKING NEWS! New Caney and Conroe, December 4 – Corrupt local political boss Marc Davenport has instructed all of the members of the Davenport Ring, the politicians who follow Davenport’s directions on how to run their County offices and their political campaigns, to appear with embattled Precinct 4 Justice of the Peace James Metts on Wednesday, […]

Noack the Hero, Part 2 of 3: the County government budget

The Woodlands, December 2 – The Fiscal Year 2018 governmental expenditure budget is the highest in the history of Montgomery County. Despite the freespending ways of Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal, Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley, and Precinct 1 County Commissioner Mike Meador, the citizens did not suffer a tax rate increase in the […]

Clark working to bring $3 million of grants to mitigate flooding, drainage problems

Conroe, November 30 – A lively crowd of Precinct 4 residents, mostly from the Allendale neighborhood and from River Oaks Drive, expressed enormous gratitude and excitement when Precinct 4 County Commissioner Jim Clark announced that, with the assistance of Montgomery County Community Development Director Dr. Joanne Ducharme, he has located $3 million of federal community […]

Editorial: East Montgomery County deserves better than Metts as a JP or Commissioner, while the entire County government needs sexual harassment reform

ERIC YOLLICK*, The Golden Hammer It’s time for Precinct 4 Justice of the Peace James Metts to go. The people of East Montgomery County deserve a lot better. Sexual harassment and sexual misconduct are nothing short of an abuse of power. That’s what we’re seeing with the cases of Harvey Weinstein, Al Franken, Bill O’Reilly, Matt […]

Doyal tucks ultra-liberal income redistribution program onto “consent agenda” to support anti-poverty programs in Kenya, Turkey, Syria, and elsewhere

Doyal tucks ultra-liberal income redistribution program onto “consent agenda” to support anti-poverty programs in Kenya, Turkey, Syria, and elsewhere

Image: Students at Top Mark High School in Kawangware, Kenya, enjoying the tax dollars with which Montgomery County’s Craig Doyal, the County Judge, wants to support them. (Source: Educational Outcomes.) Conroe, November 24 – As Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal sees his political career crumbling into dust as a result of his anti-citizen, pro-special interest, […]

Ugly November 14 Commissioners Court meeting reveals Doyal, Riley, Meador indifference

Conroe, November 20 – The Montgomery County Commissioner’s November 14, 2017, meeting was ugly. County Judge Craig Doyal and the members of the Commissioners Court didn’t seem to comprehend what was happening during the event. The Golden Hammer‘s ratings measure Commissioners Court votes that affect spending in comparison to the provisions of the Republican Party of […]

During November 14 Montgomery County Commissioners Court meeting, 5 times when they had no idea what they were voting to approve

During November 14 Montgomery County Commissioners Court meeting, 5 times when they had no idea what they were voting to approve

Image: When government acts, it usually messes things up. On November 14, 2017, the Montgomery County Commissioners Court considered at least five items about which they had no idea what they were discussing. Conroe, November 19 – The November 14, 2017, Montgomery County Commissioners Court meeting was ugly. At least five times during the meeting, […]

Motorcycle purchasing jumble-up creates Commissioners Court confusion

“And what is good, Phaedrus, and what is not good – – Need we ask anyone to tell us these things?” Conroe, November 18 – It was embarrassing to watch Montgomery County Purchasing Director Gilbert Jalomo present a request for approximately $125,000 of BMW motorcycles during the Commissioners Court meeting on Tuesday, November 14, 2017, […]

High Noon Extra! CPS Board President Jaggers apologizes for adoption resolutions, while County Judge, Commissioners’ inattention raises major issue of concern

HIGH NOON EXTRA! BREAKING NEWS! Conroe, November 17 – CPS Board President Terri Jaggers, who also runs a nonprofit adoption organization, apologized to the community, to Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal, and to the entire Montgomery County Commissioners Court for the wording of the Montgomery County Adoption Day and Montgomery County Adoption Month resolutions which […]

Meador will likely have to stay in the Commissioners Court meeting for Tx-249 Tollway vote, should leave for MCAD

Conroe, November 13 – Precinct 1 County Commissioner Mike Meador drinks a lot of coffee to stay awake and goes to the men’s room quite a lot during Montgomery County Commissioners Court meetings. On three occasions during the past year, proposals to spend money on the ever unpopular Tx-249 Tollway, the $73 million 3.6 mile […]