Outside-of-County contributors, payments to convicted felons dominate Metts campaign finance report

New Caney, February 8 – JP James Metts, who is running for Precinct 4 County Commissioner, has allowed outside-of-Montgomery County political contributions to dominate his campaign. Metts’ Campaign Finance Report, which he filed on February 5, 2018, shows that $7,000 of $8,000 in contributions to Metts’ campaign came from individuals who do not even live […]

Precinct 4 Commissioner Clark enormously ahead of opponents financially

New Caney, January 25 – Precinct 4 County Commissioner Jim Clark is enormously far ahead of his two electoral challengers in the March 6, 2018, Republican Primary Election. According to Clark’s Campaign Finance Report, which he filed on January 16, 2018, Clark raised $74,305 in political contributions during the six month period from July 1, […]

Election 2017: “Establishment” fires shots across the bow of Montgomery County conservatives, show they’ll happily unite with democrats to defeat reform

Conroe, November 8 – The political “establishment” fired shots across the bow of Montgomery County’s conservative reformers, with their fight to assist ultra-liberal pro-ObamaCare democrat Carol Stromatt to defeat incumbent Laura Fillault for the Woodlands Township Board, Position 7. Clearly, though, the “establishment” has sent the message that they’re getting organized and taking the threat […]

Commissioner Clark delivers “State of East Montgomery County” Address

New Caney, October 25 – Precinct 4 County Commissioner Jim Clark delivered his 2017 “State of East Montgomery County” Address to East Montgomery County community leaders and many others at a special luncheon at the New Caney Texan Drive Stadium Hospitality Room to honor Clark for his service to his Commissioners Precinct. Citizens from across […]

Montgomery County Attorney Lambright recommends Code of Ethics change to improve compliance, Court approves for the money

Conroe, September 4 – Montgomery County Attorney J.D. Lambright is trying to put some teeth into the County’s new Code of Ethics, which the Commissioners Court reluctantly passed on February 1, 2017, in order to maintain eligibility for grants from the Texas Department of Transportation (Tx-DOT). At the August 22, 2017, Court meeting, Lambright proposed […]

Time is long overdue for Montgomery County to stop treating East Montgomery County like the poor stepsister, as it’s not poor but a vibrantly growing community

New Caney, August 6 – The time is long overdue for Montgomery County, especially the County Judge (Craig Doyal) and the Commissioners Court, to stop treating East Montgomery County like the poor stepsister. East Montgomery County is rapidly growing into one of the most vibrant areas of Montgomery County with commercial development, residential growth, a […]

Constable Hayden’s Arrest Blotter: June 1 to June 11

New Caney, June 14 – Precinct 4 Constable Kenneth “Rowdy” Hayden released his arrest blotter for June 1 through June 11, 2017. It’s always entertaining, but it’s also amazing how much law enforcement activity occurs in East Montgomery County. 6/1/2017 – Pct. 4 conducted a traffic stop in the area of FM 2090 and FM1485. […]

County Attorney Jerry Don “Ice Man” Lambright Receives Golden Ice Ax for Complete Contract Mismanagement and Failure to Enforce County’s Legal Rights Regarding Allendale-Greenbough Flooding Problems

County Attorney Jerry Don “Ice Man” Lambright Receives Golden Ice Ax for Complete Contract Mismanagement and Failure to Enforce County’s Legal Rights Regarding Allendale-Greenbough Flooding Problems

Image: The Golden Ice Ax sits on the left side of the County Clerk’s table after County Attorney Jerry Don “Ice Man” Lambright (seated in back) refused to accept it graciously in front of the Montgomery County Commissioners Court on February 14, 2017. Conroe, February 14 – The Golden Hammer presented “The Golden Ice Ax” […]

Bagley Announces Candidacy for Precinct 4 Commissioner, Pledges to Donate $100,000 of Salary Per Year If Elected

New Caney, January 24 – Bob Bagley, current Hospital District Board member, veteran and local grassroots activist, announced his candidacy for County Commissioner of Precinct 4 in the Republican Primary Election in March, 2018. Bagley will face incumbent County Commissioner Jim Clark. There are also rumors that Precinct 4 Justice of the Peace James Metts […]