Davenport’s Phonoscope power play forces his puppet Montgomery County Judge Doyal to evade Commissioners Court contracting authority

Conroe, January 15 – Numerous County employees have expressed concern to The Golden Hammer, on condition of anonymity that, under orders from corrupt local political boss Marc Davenport, Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal is proceeding with installation of a Phonoscope Enterprise Group deep fiber optic cable network throughout the Montgomery County government’s facilities without contracts or […]

Corrupt and shadowy political boss Davenport admits to whole Phonoscope scheme: an annotated discussion of the County Treasurer’s and Sheriff’s corruption, with Doyal, Riley, and the Texas Open Meetings Act as problems

Corrupt and shadowy political boss Davenport admits to whole Phonoscope scheme: an annotated discussion of the County Treasurer’s and Sheriff’s corruption, with Doyal, Riley, and the Texas Open Meetings Act as problems

Image: Corrupt local political boss Marc Davenport lurking in the shadows with County Treasurer Stephanne Davenport. Conroe, January 7 – Corrupt local political boss Marc Davenport, already under criminal indictment for allegedly violating the Texas Open Meetings Act, made numerous admissions about the Phonoscope Enterprise Group scandal overwhelming the Montgomery County government in a communication […]

Metts corruption abounds: secret effort to hide sexual harassment settlement just like Congress

Metts corruption abounds: secret effort to hide sexual harassment settlement just like Congress

New Caney, December 6 – The corruption of Montgomery County Precinct 4 JP James Metts is rampant, as he has become the symbol of the sexual harassment of County employees that the political establishment condones. The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, has discovered a substantial effort to cover up Metts’ sexual harassment settlement with […]

Grand Jury continues investigation into Montgomery County Precinct 2 (Riley, Doyal) corruption, as new facts show even more government property abuse

Grand Jury continues investigation into Montgomery County Precinct 2 (Riley, Doyal) corruption, as new facts show even more government property abuse

Image: Email, dated May 25, 2017, from Magnolia ISD Superintendent Todd Stephens to Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner Charlie Riley and others in which Stephens confirms that they intend to use the school district’s Administration Building for the band practice of their private musical band which Riley uses to play at events to support his […]

Montgomery County Government “For Sale” Part 5: Phonoscope corruption requires secrecy

Montgomery County Government “For Sale” Part 5: Phonoscope corruption requires secrecy

Image: Montgomery County government record produced, after redaction, in response to an Open Records Act request concerning fiber optic cable company Phonoscope’s business relationship with the County government, corrupt local political boss Marc Davenport, and others. At Phonoscope’s and Davenport’s demand, the County government only produced that information on September 26, 2017, and claimed that […]

Montgomery County Government For Sale! Part 2: The Golden Agenda Rule, Introduction to Some of the Cast

Montgomery County Government For Sale! Part 2: The Golden Agenda Rule, Introduction to Some of the Cast

Image: Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal (left) takes his directions from local political boss Marc Davenport (right). Conroe, October 6 – Montgomery County’s government in 2017 is very much a County government “for sale.” If vendors find the right channel to the corridors of power, they can rest assured they’ll get business from the County […]

Montgomery County Government for Sale! Part 1: The Prelude to Corruption

Montgomery County Government for Sale! Part 1: The Prelude to Corruption

Image: Jacqueline Lanell Felder, convicted of bribery and tampering with a governmental record, was a “very good employee” in the eyes of former Custodial Maintenance Director Wayne Mack. Conroe, October 1 – The citizens should have seen the corruption coming from a distance, because the prelude began to brew and some of the signs were […]

If that’s not a picture of corruption, nothing is: Judge James Metts’ Corruption, continued: only judge to have a PR person on staff (the Davenports, Part 17)

If that’s not a picture of corruption, nothing is: Judge James Metts’ Corruption, continued: only judge to have a PR person on staff (the Davenports, Part 17)

Image: Precinct 4 Justice of the Peace James Metts (left) who intends to run for Precinct 4 County Commissioner against incumbent Jim Clark, County Judge Craig Doyal (right). Metts is a Davenport “client.” Doyal fears Davenport, so he follows Davenport’s orders. New Caney, July 8 – When one shoe drops, the others fall. So it […]

To clean up the County government, Montgomery County needs to purge itself of Davenport cronies Stephanne Davenport, Wayne Mack, James Metts, and Craig Doyal too

To clean up the County government, Montgomery County needs to purge itself of Davenport cronies Stephanne Davenport, Wayne Mack, James Metts, and Craig Doyal too

Image: Gulf War hero and four-star General Norman Schwarzkopf. Conroe, July 6 – General Norman Schwarzkopf said, “Leadership is a potent combination of strategy and character. But if you must be without one, be without the strategy.” Schwarzkopf: “Leadership is a potent combination of strategy and character. But of you must be without one, be […]

Mark Keough declares war on corruption, cronyism, and malfeasance, opposes Montgomery County government funding of $73 million, 3.6 mile, Tx-249 tollway, also known as Decimation of Hope Highway

Mark Keough declares war on corruption, cronyism, and malfeasance, opposes Montgomery County government funding of $73 million, 3.6 mile, Tx-249 tollway, also known as Decimation of Hope Highway

Image: The face of reform in Montgomery County, State Representative Mark Keough, who is running for County Judge in the 2018 Republican Primary Election. Keough announced that he will oppose Montgomery County funding and constructing the project, which Tx-DOT has made clear they’d do anyway. Conroe, June 13 – A new reformer has come to […]