Guest writer John Watson misses the America in which he grew up

John Watson, Guest Writer to The Golden Hammer I was born on January 5th, 1944 in a little town that nobody had ever heard of called Arlington, Texas. The population was about 5,000 and we knew most of them. Kids played outside until dark and drank from garden hoses. We never locked our house and we […]

Montgomery County Hospital District Chair Whatley sends stern message to Texas and America: “Stop spreading fear”

Montgomery County Hospital District Chair Whatley sends stern message to Texas and America: “Stop spreading fear”

Image: Message from the Montgomery County Hospital District whose Board Chair, Georgette Whatley, has expressed that it’s time to “stop spreading fear.” BREAKING NEWS! Conroe, August 25 – Montgomery County Hospital District (MCHD) Board Chair Georgette Whatley, an elected official in Montgomery County, strongly expressed that it’s time to “Stop spreading fear.” Whatley pointed to […]

President Trump’s vision of American greatness at center of GOP Convention

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans will aim to cast the story of Donald Trump’s presidency when they hold their national convention, featuring speakers drawn from everyday life as well as cable news and the White House while drawing a stark contrast with Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. President Trump is looking to shift his campaign away […]

Editorial: Did America die on Friday?

Editorial: Did America die on Friday?

Kelli Ann Cox, Publisher Did America die on Friday? The government of the United States still operates. Nevertheless, more than anything else, America is an idea. The idea is that governmental power emanates from the will of the people fundamentally expressed in a written document, the Constitution, which does not change unless we meet certain […]

Editorial: Mr. Walker, correct thyself; you’ll work for us, not them

Kelli Cook, Publisher, The Golden Hammer One of the best expressions of the American form of government comes from a statute, Section 552.001(a) of the Texas Government Code: “Under the fundamental philosophy of the American constitutional form of representative government that adheres to the principle that government is the servant and not the master of the […]

Guest Editorial: Paul Gebolys defends religious freedom

Paul Gebolys, Guest Editorialist. The radical onslaught of the Progressives against the core values of America continues. The misleadingly named “Religion Foundation” has filed suit against Montgomery County for expressing the traditional and foundational values of America. Anti-religion zealots, have radically advocated far beyond the bounds of the original Constitutional definitions of church establishment as a […]