Polls open in UK election after attacks mar campaign

DANIKA KIRKA and JILL LAWLESS, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — British voters went to the polls Thursday for an election envisioned to be dominated by the country’s pending departure from the European Union but that ended up focusing on international terrorism following attacks in London and Manchester.Voters are choosing 650 lawmakers for the House of […]

Fired FBI director Comey’s testimony puts spotlight on Trump

JULIE PACE and ERIC TUCKER, Associated PresWASHINGTON (AP) — In a hugely anticipated hearing, fired FBI director James Comey will recount a series of conversations with President Donald Trump that he says made him deeply uneasy and concerned about the blurring of boundaries between the White House and a law enforcement agency that prides itself […]

Commissioner Jim Clark: “A fiscal conservative figures out how to do more and spend less government money”

New Caney, June 8 – Explaining that “a fiscal conservative figures out how to do more and spend less government money,” Precinct 4 County Commissioner Jim Clark proposed a 9.7% lower budget for his Precinct 4 Commissioner County Department for the upcoming Fiscal Year 2018. “The citizens of Precinct 4 won’t see any reduction in […]

Magnolia City Council passes Tx-249 extension resolution that favors out-of-county political contributors to Doyal, Riley, but ignores economic reality of Decimation of Hope Highway

Magnolia City Council passes Tx-249 extension resolution that favors out-of-county political contributors to Doyal, Riley, but ignores economic reality of Decimation of Hope Highway

Image: County Judge Craig Doyal laughingly reflects on his numerous proposals to spend more and more tax dollars within the Montgomery County government. Magnolia, May 31 – The so-called “249 Partnership” has played a trick on the citizens of Magnolia who have suffered passage in the Magnolia City Council of a “Resolution of the City […]

Happy Global Running Day!

The Woodlands, June 7 – Happy Global Running Day from The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper. Running is a great way to feel good, have fun, and meet some wonderful people having the time of their lives. There are a lot of ways that people can run. Running can take the form of solo […]

Sheriff’s Office requests help in locating thief who purloined truck at South Montgomery County Holiday Inn Express

Conroe, June 7 – Sheriff Rand Henderson has requested that the public provide information to the Montgomery County Auto Theft Task Force at 936.538.7739 or CrimeStoppers at 1.800.392.7867 regarding the theft of a Chevy Silverado C1500 which perpetrators stole from the parking lot at Holiday Inn Express at Rayford Road and Interstate 45 on June […]

Sheriff pleads for help identifying indecent exposure suspect after Porter Wal-Mart incident

Porter, June 7 – On June 5, 2017, Deputies with the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to Wal-Mart, located at 23561 Highway 59, Porter, Texas, in reference to an indecent exposure. Deputies arrived and learned that the suspect (shown in the photos above) exposed his genitals to a female shopper while inside the store. The […]

Constable Hayden shows great national leadership, releases Neighborhood Watch Guide

New Caney, June 7 – Montgomery County Precinct 4 Constable Kenneth “Rowdy” Hayden gave citizens another glimpse into why he’s a national law enforcement superstar when he and Patrol Supervisor Sergeant Jim Slack released his Neighborhood Watch Guide! Residents within Precinct 4 and elsewhere have asked Hayden how they can start, fix, or polish their […]

Eric Trump calls father’s critics ‘not even people’

NEW YORK (AP) — Eric Trump says critics of his father are “not even people.” President Donald Trump’s son told Fox News host Sean Hannity on Tuesday that he’s “never seen hatred like this” and “morals have flown out the window” when it comes to attacks against his father. Eric Trump took special aim at the […]

Myanmar military plane with 104 aboard goes missing

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A military transport plane with more than 100 people on board went missing Wednesday on a flight from southern Myanmar to Yangon, a military spokesman said. Gen. Myat Min Oo said the Chinese-made Y-8 turboprop aircraft was carrying 90 passengers — mostly families of military personnel — and 14 crew members […]