BREAKING NEWS! Several Montgomery County elected officials show courage, support for Ham’s integrity and stand against political bullying

Conroe, June 1 – Numerous Montgomery County elected officials showed support for City Councilman Duane Ham at his political fundraiser on Thursday, June 1, 2017, at an outdoor restaurant on Lake Conroe. Last Friday, May 26, 2017, local political consultant Marc Davenport threatened Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal that if Doyal continued to communicate or […]

Judge Wayne Mack (a Davenport client) to Marie Moore: “You need to give your heart to Jesus. Because the rest of you belongs to Marc [Davenport] and he wants his reputation back.” (The Davenports, Part 2)

Judge Wayne Mack (a Davenport client) to Marie Moore: “You need to give your heart to Jesus. Because the rest of you belongs to Marc [Davenport] and he wants his reputation back.” (The Davenports, Part 2)

Image: Precinct 4 Administrator Marie Moore received the threatening text message from Judge Wayne Mack on April 8, 2014. Conroe, June 1 – Precinct 1 Justice of the Peace Wayne Mack, a client of political consultant Marc Davenport, sent a threatening text message to County employee Marie Moore on April 8, 2014: “You need to […]

Doyal’s Decimation of Hope Highway (Tx-249) Diatribe: Doyal, Riley, Halff’s Baker make desperate plea at 249 Partnership meeting: “Pack the Courtroom June 13 to make people think there’s support!”

Magnolia, May 31 – Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal, Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley, and Halff Associates, Inc., engineering firm’s James Baker made a desperate plea to the “249 Partnership,” a special interest trade group of vendors involved in the construction of the $73 million 3.6 mile Tx-249 extension, more commonly known as the […]

Noack rationality, County government dysfunction dominate May 23, 2017, Commissioners Court meeting: The Golden Hammer’s ratings

Conroe, May 30 – Precinct 3 County Commissioner James Noack’s rationality and the remainder of the Montgomery County government’s complete dysfunction, other than the law enforcement community, dominated the May 23, 2017, County Commissioners Court meeting.  Here are the ratings of The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper. The cumulative ratings began on October 1, […]

Only small amount of money involved, but Commissioners Court took precisely correct action to deny District Clerk funding for juror gifts

Conroe, May 26 – On Tuesday, May 23, 2017, all five members of the Montgomery Commissioners Court acted precisely correctly in denying a $300 funding request from the Montgomery County District Clerk Barbara Adamick. It took the right action from all five Court members and the community should extend their appreciation to all of them. […]

Entire Commissioners Court (sans Doyal) receives Golden Hammer Award for more than $13 million of “slush fund” spending

Conroe, May 25 – All four of the Montgomery County Commissioners (without County Judge Doyal) received the Golden Hammer Award on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, for spending more than $13 million in “slush funds” during Fiscal Year 2017 so far. The “slush funds” are dollars that Doyal and the Commissioners have hidden from outside of […]

County Judge, Halff’s Baker, Stuckey put on nicely-staged production to support their beloved Decimation of Hope Highway

County Judge, Halff’s Baker, Stuckey put on nicely-staged production to support their beloved Decimation of Hope Highway

Image: Troy Stuckey, the “citizen” who didn’t identify his connection to Commissioner Charlie Riley, County Judge Craig Doyal, or the paid vendors of the Decimation of Hope Highway, when he spoke on May 23 to the Commissioners Court in favor of the $73 million 3.6 mile Tx-249 extension spending debacle. Conroe, May 24 – Montgomery […]

Decimation of Hope Highway funding back on Commissioners Court agenda

Conroe, May 20 – In a desperate, gasping move, Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal and Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley have put the expenditure of $46,350 for the Tx-249 3.6 mile Decimation of Hope Highway extension back on the Agenda for the May 23, 2017, Commissioners Court meeting. The measure went down to defeat […]

“A million here, a million there, pretty soon, you’re talking real money”: where the Montgomery County Commissioners Court goes completely awry

Image: United States Senator Everett McKinley Dirksen (right), the Senate Republican Leader, arguing with Senator Mike Mansfield (left), the democrat leader, in 1967, a time when Republicans actually against too much government spending. Conroe, May 18 – Arguing about too much government spending, United States Senate Republican Leader Everett Dirksen once said, “A million here, a […]

All 4 County Commissioners’ budgets reveal accounting problems; Commissioner Jim Clark has spending issues in Precinct 4 budget but has explained many of them (part 4 of 4-part series)

All 4 County Commissioners’ budgets reveal accounting problems; Commissioner Jim Clark has spending issues in Precinct 4 budget but has explained many of them (part 4 of 4-part series)

New Caney, May 17 – Montgomery County Precinct 4 Commissioner Jim Clark’s Department has some spending issues, including enormous “slush fund” expenditures, but Clark has explained many of those issues. This article is the final of a 4-part series on the spending of the four County Commissioners, Mike Meador, Charlie Riley, James Noack, and Jim […]

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