Commissioner Meador to lead fight against lowering Lake Conroe during hurricane season, SJRA’s typical mismanagement

Commissioner Meador to lead fight against lowering Lake Conroe during hurricane season, SJRA’s typical mismanagement

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, January 13 – When government takes on management of a task outside of its traditional roles of law enforcement or national defense, government almost always messes up the task. The San Jacinto River Authority (SJRA) is certainly no exception, especially with respect to its management of the level of […]

Graff announces candidacy for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner

Conroe, June 4 – Retired pastor and non-profit fundraiser Billy Graff, a resident of Conroe, announced his candidacy for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner yesterday. Graff moved to Montgomery County in 2017. Graff served as a Marine before he entered the ministry as a pastor. He served as a Baptist pastor at churches in Beaumont […]

With terminated County Auditor Martin as Chief of Staff, Precinct 4 Montgomery County Commissioner Metts flunks time sheet audit

With terminated County Auditor Martin as Chief of Staff, Precinct 4 Montgomery County Commissioner Metts flunks time sheet audit

Conroe and New Caney, April 19 – With terminated County Auditor Phyllis Martin as his Chief of Staff, Precinct 4 Montgomery County Commissioner James Metts flunked an internal audit of his employees’ time sheets. Montgomery County Auditor Rakesh Pandey and his internal audit staff conducted the completed audit, which found twenty-nine (29) errors with respect […]

Walker announces candidacy for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner, which confirms Meador retiring

Walker announces candidacy for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner, which confirms Meador retiring

Image: Businessman Robert Walker (center) attended Montgomery County District Attorney Brett Ligon’s fundraiser on October 11, 2018. In this photograph, Walker stands in the middle with Judge Wayne Mack (left) and some guy dressed like a gangsta. Willis, January 16 – Long time Willis-area businessman Robert Walker has made official that he is running for […]

Uncle Charlie Riley’s nepotism punishes Montgomery County taxpayers again

Uncle Charlie Riley’s nepotism punishes Montgomery County taxpayers again

Image: Charles, the Prince of Wales, is an example of the result of nepotism and in-breeding. Magnolia and Conroe, November 27 – Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner Charlie Riley, already suffering from substantial disrepute for his nepotism for creating jobs for his wife Deanne and his nephew Brady Copeland (known among Riley’s employees as “Shady […]

Montgomery County taxpayers will continue to pay for Metts’ “communications” scam after he becomes Precinct 4 Commissioner

Montgomery County taxpayers will continue to pay for Metts’ “communications” scam after he becomes Precinct 4 Commissioner

Image: JP James Metts pays a taxpayer-funded salary to his “communications director” Jamie Nash (shown in foreground) who works part-time, usually behind closed doors, preparing Internet aggregator “Montgomery County Police Reporter” while using public funds to do so. In this photograph, Nash appeared at a campaign event for Metts wearing an official Montgomery County government […]

As Metts’ corruption continues, he’ll bring “Sweetie Pie” as employee at likely substantially higher salary to Commissioner Precinct 4

As Metts’ corruption continues, he’ll bring “Sweetie Pie” as employee at likely substantially higher salary to Commissioner Precinct 4

Image: Precinct 4 Montgomery County Commissioner James Metts (center in hat) with his girlfriend Diane Rogers (far right) and others in “Sweetie Pie’s,” the restaurant and flower shop in Splendora they own together as business partners. New Caney and Splendora, November 17 – The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, has confirmed through several sources […]

Montgomery County Commissioner Meador continues government as “family business” by appointing first cousin to County Housing Authority

Montgomery County Commissioner Meador continues government as “family business” by appointing first cousin to County Housing Authority

Image: Political “establishment” and family mix. Robert Walker, Precinct 1 County Commissioner Mike Meador’s cousin, at far right (blue shirt), along with Cousin Mike (far left), and a mix of family and politicians in between them. Conroe, September 24 – Precinct 1 County Commissioner Mike Meador has nominated his cousin Robert Walker as Commissioner of […]

Clark blasts Metts for outside jobs while the JP fails to show up for work

New Caney, April 26 – Hard-charging Precinct 4 County Commissioner Jim Clark blasted embattled JP James Metts for Metts’ laziness after Metts bragged that he has outside jobs even though he’s receiving a full-time County government salary. The embattled JP Metts – known for costing taxpayers $45,000 to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit against him […]