Goetz-Gate: the full ugly story of Charlie Riley’s, Craig Doyal’s, and Tommy Gage’s involvement

Goetz-Gate: the full ugly story of Charlie Riley’s, Craig Doyal’s, and Tommy Gage’s involvement

Image: Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner Charlie Riley is at the center of the Goetz-Gate scandal along with County Judge Craig Doyal The scandal Conroe, August 12 – After several months of investigation, the full ugly story behind the “Goetz-Gate” scandal has come to the fore. The facts reveal a lot about Precinct 2 County […]

Editorial: Wayne Mack needs to clean up, eschew opportunism

Montgomery and Willis, July 30 – Wayne Mack, JP, needs to clean up his act. It’s probably shocking to hear those words about someone who invokes the name of the Lord so frequently. Mack’s comments on Facebook this week revealed his complete antagonism towards citizens who seek reform. It’s no wonder that, from a seat […]

BREAKING NEWS: DA Ligon decides not to pursue criminal charges against Doyal over “Video-Gate”

BREAKING NEWS! EXCITING TIMES FOR THE FORCES OF CORRUPTION, THANKS TO COUNTY JUDGE CRAIG DOYAL’S WORK!!! FIRST, HE GETS THE TEXAS OPEN MEETINGS ACT DECLARED UNCONSTITUTIONAL, SO SECRECY MAY REIGN IN COUNTY GOVERNMENT. SECOND, IT’S NOW A “FREE-FOR-ALL” AS FAR AS USING PUBLIC FACILITIES FOR POLITICAL CAMPAIGNS! Conroe, June 9 – District Attorney Brett Ligon […]

BREAKING NEWS! Sheriff’s Office responds to The Golden Hammer’s inquiry, issues press release that they’ve completed investigation and turned “Video-Gate” file back to Montgomery County District Attorney for prosecution

BREAKING NEWS! Sheriff’s Office responds to The Golden Hammer’s inquiry, issues press release that they’ve completed investigation and turned “Video-Gate” file back to Montgomery County District Attorney for prosecution

BREAKING NEWS! Conroe, June 8 – Yesterday morning, June 7, 2017, The Golden Hammer‘s Publisher contacted Lieutenant Scott Spencer, the Public Affairs Officer for the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) to inquire about the status of the investigation into the “Video-Gate” scandal wherein Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal filmed a political advertisement for his County Judge […]

Legal update: “Video-Gate,” TOMA cases progressing slowly (The Davenports, Part 4)

Legal update: “Video-Gate,” TOMA cases progressing slowly (The Davenports, Part 4)

Conroe, June 3 – Two cases vitally important to Montgomery County – the “Video-Gate” investigation of County Judge Craig Doyal and the Texas Open Meetings Act (TOMA) criminal prosecution of Doyal, Precinct 2 Commissioner Charlie Riley, and consultant Marc Davenport – are progressing slowly. The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, provides this update after […]

DA’s, Sheriff’s “Operation Blackout” over Memorial holiday weekend success

Conroe, May 30 – Lieutenant Scott Spencer of the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Executive Division announced that “there were no DWI fatalities, Intoxicated Manslaughter or DWI Intoxicated assault charges for this weekend.” The special effort by the Sheriff Rand Henderson’s Office and District Attorney Brett Ligon’s Office to combat driving while intoxicated over the holiday […]

“Video-Gate”: Doyal should face consequences; benchmarking law enforcement

“Video-Gate”: Doyal should face consequences; benchmarking law enforcement

Image: Montgomery County Sheriff Rand Henderson. Conroe, May 30 – The “Video-Gate” scandal involving Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal’s filming of political advertisements in his official County Judge Office inside the Sadler Administration Building is a test of the integrity of our law enforcement community. There is every reason to believe that Sheriff Rand Henderson […]

Full Report to Board of District Judges: “Need for an Independent Audit Under Section 115.033 of the Texas Local Government Code”

Memorandum To:                 Honorable Board of Judges                         Honorable Brett Ligon, District Attorney From:           Eric Yollick, Private Citizen Re:                 Need for An Independent Audit Under Section 115.033 of the Texas Local Government Code Date:             December 2, 2016 – – – There are three primary reasons that the Montgomery County Grand Jury should order an independent audit […]

BREAKING NEWS! “Video-Gate” scandal abounds: another recent Doyal political advertisement surfaces filmed in Doyal’s County office, this one for his political buddy Duane Ham

BREAKING NEWS! “Video-Gate” scandal abounds: another recent Doyal political advertisement surfaces filmed in Doyal’s County office, this one for his political buddy Duane Ham

Image: Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal and Nathan Arrazate filming a political advertisement for Conroe City Councilman Duane Ham, Doyal’s political buddy, in Doyal’s Office in the Sadler Administration Building on October 31, 2016, another clear violation of Texas Election Code Section 255.003 and possibly Texas Penal Code Section 39.02. On Sunday, May 21, 2017, The […]

Precinct 2 Commissioners Office under Doyal, Riley experienced problems distinguishing “official” from “political” PLUS a copy of Doyal’s illegal campaign video that’s triggered the whole “Video-Gate” scandal

Precinct 2 Commissioners Office under Doyal, Riley experienced problems distinguishing “official” from “political” PLUS a copy of Doyal’s illegal campaign video that’s triggered the whole “Video-Gate” scandal

Image: For some reason, the “world’s nastiest privy,” located at approximately 15,000 elevation on Mount Elbrus, Caucasus Mountains, Russia, comes to mind in reading this article. Magnolia and Conroe, May 23 – At least for the past six years, the Montgomery County Precinct 2 Commissioner’s Office has experienced grave difficulties distinguishing “official” from “political” functions […]