Independent External Quality Assessment determines County Auditor Martin only partially conforms as far as the quality of County government audits, identifies several areas where Auditor “does not conform”

Independent External Quality Assessment determines County Auditor Martin only partially conforms as far as the quality of County government audits, identifies several areas where Auditor “does not conform”

Image: The Montgomery County Auditor’s Office is a mess. Conroe, August 13 – An independent External Quality Assessment (EQA) of the Montgomery County Auditor’s Office (MCAO) determined that Montgomery County Auditor Phyllis Martin only “partially conforms” to quality standards for internal government audits and that there are several areas of accounting practice where Martin “does […]

Funeral arrangements set for Barbara Bush

 HOUSTON (AP) — Funeral services for Barbara Bush are planned for 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church in Houston, which she and former President George H.W. Bush regularly attended. According to a post on the George Bush Presidential Library Foundation website, Barbara Bush will lie in repose from noon to midnight Friday at […]

Citizens face at least “Twelve Labors” of profligate spending in February 13 Commissioners Court meeting

Conroe, February 13 – Just as Hercules confronted the “Twelve Labors” as penance for mistakes he had made in his life, so must the citizens of Montgomery County face “Twelve Labors” as penance during the February 13, 2018, Commissioners Court meeting. Hercules had to slay a nine-headed Hydra and other mythical beasts while the citizens […]

Montgomery County District Clerk candidate Miller enjoys substantial support while opponent struggles

Conroe, January 30 – Montgomery County District Clerk candidate Melisa Miller has enjoyed substantial political support for her effort to succeed the retiring Barbara Gladden Adamick. Miller worked for Adamick for 18 years. Miller now works for Montgomery County Clerk Mark Turnbull. Miller filed her Campaign Finance Report covering the six month period from July […]