Two Conroe ISD schools prohibit political emblems but allow BLM and other controversial images on clothing

Two Conroe ISD schools prohibit political emblems but allow BLM and other controversial images on clothing

Image: “Seinfeld” co-creator and co-writer Larry David absolutely could not wear that hat in the Conroe Independent School District’s Irons Junior High School or Oak Ridge High School  – Ninth Grade Campus. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, Texas, September 22 – During the past four days, this newspaper has received complaints from nine (9) […]

Parents initiate petitions in Conroe ISD, Montgomery ISD to end forced facemasks for children during school

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe and Montgomery, September 4 – Parents at Conroe Independent School District (CISD) and Montgomery Independent School District (MISD) have begun petition drives to end the forced wearing of facemasks by children during school classes and busrides. Since Texas Governor Greg Abbott has left these decisions up to each school district, […]

Editorial: Are public schools the enemy within? Or are they the means to create a different enemy?

Editorial: Are public schools the enemy within? Or are they the means to create a different enemy?

Kelli Ann Cox, Publisher, The Golden Hammer Are public schools the enemy within? Or are they the means to create a different enemy? As parents now have the opportunity to look at the curricula foisted upon their children through online learning during the Chinese Coronavirus panic, they’re uncovering the strong liberal and collectivist propaganda in […]

Conroe ISD pre-K program facing criticism from parents, Trustee, over potentially lewd, problematic curriculum

Conroe ISD pre-K program facing criticism from parents, Trustee, over potentially lewd, problematic curriculum

Image: Online pre-kindergarten drawing assignment in Conroe Independent School District’s curriculum, which requested 4-year-old children to provide a drawing of themselves “I take a bath.” BREAKING NEWS! The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, August 21 – Conroe Independent School District (CISD), the largest school district in Montgomery County in enrollment, faces serious criticism from numerous […]

Conroe ISD Board unanimously passes $576.99 million 2020-2021 Budget with only one page of information, no discussion

Conroe ISD Board unanimously passes $576.99 million 2020-2021 Budget with only one page of information, no discussion

Image: CISD’s total budget increase, per CISD, Tuesday, August 4, 2020. The single page of information shown in the slide above is the entirety of the information about proposed expenditures, which the CISD Board of Trustees voted unanimously – like a rubber stamp – to approve the budget, which requires a giant tax increase on […]

Conroe ISD intentionally deceives taxpayers, claims to lower taxes when actually increasing them; defying Senate Bill 2

Conroe ISD intentionally deceives taxpayers, claims to lower taxes when actually increasing them; defying Senate Bill 2

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, August 18 – In 2019, the Texas Legislature passed and Governor Greg Abbott signed into law Senate Bill 2, the “Texas Property Tax Reform and Transparency Act of 2019.” On August 14, just four days in advance of the Conroe Independent School District’s (CISD) budget hearing, which will occur […]

Letting the cat out of the bag: Montgomery County Budget Director Carter reveals critical statistic (inflation rate) why government salaries, especially CISD, shouldn’t rise

Letting the cat out of the bag: Montgomery County Budget Director Carter reveals critical statistic (inflation rate) why government salaries, especially CISD, shouldn’t rise

Conroe, August 6 – On Tuesday, July 28, 2020, Montgomery County Budget Director Amanda Carter let the cat out of the bag! Carter provided the strongest argument of all why no governmental entity in Montgomery County should raise salaries or other compensation of government employees as they consider their budgets for the fiscal year beginning […]

Local conservative leader Fessenden calls for Conroe ISD to use reserves rather than raise taxes

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, April 14 – Influential conservative leader Dale Fessenden called on the Conroe Independent School District’s (CISD) Board of Trustees to utilize the school district’s reserve fund rather than increased taxes in order to operate the governmental entity during the Chinese coronavirus shutdown and threat. Fessenden issued his statement by […]

Texas, Montgomery County face coronavirus threat; State Republican Convention postponed until July

Texas, Montgomery County face coronavirus threat; State Republican Convention postponed until July

Image: This lady in Shanghai, China, wore protective clothing to prevent contracting the coronavirus, while she shopped at a Costco on February 29, 2020. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe and Austin, March 17 – “We are facing unprecedented challenges in our State, in our Nation, and in our local communities from the coronavirus,” explained […]

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