AP Exclusive: DHS weighed Nat Guard for immigration roundups 

GARANCE BURKE, Associated Press The White House distanced itself Friday from a Department of Homeland Security draft proposal to use the National Guard to round up unauthorized immigrants, but lawmakers said the document offers insight into the Trump administration’s internal efforts to enact its promised crackdown on illegal immigration. Administration officials said the proposal, which […]

CONCERNED CITIZENS’ COMMENTS TURN INTO 2 FELONY ARRESTS LESS THAN 15 HOURS LATER

New Caney, February 18 – Precinct 4 Constable Rowdy Hayden’s team made two felony drug arrests after receiving a tip from a concerned citizen made in response to an article which appeared in The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading newspaper. The Golden Hammer brought the comment to the attention of the law enforcement authorities. The citizen and […]

Breaking News: HR Director Dodi Shaw Fears for Her Job, Pledges Loyalty in Complaint Letter to County Judge Craig Doyal

Breaking News: HR Director Dodi Shaw Fears for Her Job, Pledges Loyalty in Complaint Letter to County Judge Craig Doyal

THE “HIT LIST,” DAVENPORT’S DEPARTMENTAL REORGANIZATION TO PROMOTE JUDGE DOYAL’S DAUGHTER, DOYAL’S INTERROGATATIONS CONCERNING ANTI-LOYAL CONDUCT AT JOE’S PIZZA Conroe, February 18 – A flood of County employees have leaked to The Golden Hammer a waterfall of copies of a letter, dated February 13, 2017, from Montgomery County Human Resources Director Dodi Shaw to County […]

District 6 Deputies Arrest Male for Indecent Exposure

The Woodlands, February 17 – Deputies with the Montgomery County Sheriff’s District 6 patrol were dispatched to the 10800 block of Gosling Road, The Woodlands, Texas in reference to an indecent exposure. Deputies arrived and learned that a female citizen was walking into the post office when she observed a white male sitting in his car […]

Zuckerberg’s goal: Remake a world Facebook helped create 

BARBARA ORTUTAY, AP Technology Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Mark Zuckerberg helped create the modern world by connecting nearly a quarter of its citizens to Facebook and giving them a platform to share, well, everything — baby pictures and Pepe memes, social updates and abusive bullying, helpful how-to videos and live-streamed violence. Now he wants […]

IS ’emboldened’ in Pakistan, say analysts, officials 

KATHY GANNON, Associated Press ISLAMABAD (AP) — A brutal attack on a beloved Sufi shrine that killed 88 people raised fears that the Islamic State group has become emboldened in Pakistan, aided by an army of homegrown militants benefiting from hideouts in neighboring Afghanistan, analysts and officials said Friday. Pakistani security forces have carried out […]

Indonesia police chief: Woman tricked into attack on Kim – Washington Post

Washington Post Indonesia police chief: Woman tricked into attack on KimWashington PostJAKARTA, Indonesia — The Indonesian woman arrested for suspected involvement in the killing of the North Korean leader's half brother in Malaysia was duped into thinking she was part of a comedy show prank, Indonesia's national police chief said …Indonesia police chief: Woman tricked […]

Texas continues to make do with a broken but legal school finance system – Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog)

Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog) Texas continues to make do with a broken but legal school finance systemFort Worth Star Telegram (blog)As the Texas Legislature searches for a solution to the state's persistent school finance problems, the Houston school district is asking voters to reconsider its property tax policy, and Austin ISD is warning voters […]

Required to Detain – Inside Higher Ed

CBS Local Required to DetainInside Higher EdOpponents on campuses have been steeling themselves to keep battling a proposed anti-sanctuary bill since the Texas Senate passed the controversial measure last week. The bill seeks to compel state government officials, local government leaders and …Day Without Immigrants Boycott Having An Impact In North TexasCBS LocalBusinesses in North Texas […]

Trump Administration May Mobilize National Guard To Round Up Unauthorized Immigrants – Huffington Post

Huffington Post Trump Administration May Mobilize National Guard To Round Up Unauthorized ImmigrantsHuffington PostPresident Donald Trump's administration is considering mobilizing as many as 100,000 National Guard troops to round up unauthorized immigrants, according to a draft copy of an order obtained by The Associated Press. Though the AP reported that the …Trump weighs mobilizing 100000 National […]