Commissioner Noack questions election integrity during Commissioner Court meeting

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, November 20 – After a cluster of runoff elections with questionable results in Montgomery County, one County Commissioner finally raised the issue of ballot and voting integrity in County elections, while conservatives watch in amazement as liberal-leaning election officials seem across the Nation to have shifted electoral results away […]

Over Commissioner Riley’s vehement resistance, County government releases Forensics Center plans, reveals Riley lied to public, Commissioners Court

Over Commissioner Riley’s vehement resistance, County government releases Forensics Center plans, reveals Riley lied to public, Commissioners Court

Image: Architect’s rendering, drawn on August 5, 2020, of Precinct 2 Commissioner Charlie Riley’s dream Forensics Center,  designed for Montgomery County’s projected population in 2052 (!), which would cost the taxpayers $18.1 million. Riley lied to the members of the Commissioners Court and the public on September 22 when he said there were no architect […]

Businessman Tibbs angers Montgomery County Commissioners Court members by telling the truth that they get favorable treatment on their property tax appraisals from the Appraisal District

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, September 11 – Local businessman Dennis Tibbs spoke at the September 8, 2020, Special Meeting of the Montgomery County Commissioners Court and drew the ire of three of the five Court members – Precinct 3 Commissioner James Noack, County Judge Mark Keough, and Precinct 4 Commissioner James Metts – […]

Montgomery County Commissioner Metts’ staff gets in tiff over which Commissioner should get credit for Court’s September 8 no new tax vote

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, New Caney, and The Woodlands, September 10 – A brawl erupted on social media between the staff of Precinct 4 Montgomery County Commissioner James Metts and Precinct 3 Commissioner James Noack, who spoke for himself. The dispute erupted on Tuesday, September 8, 2020, after the Commissioners Court voted to […]

BREAKING NEWS! Under Noack’s great leadership, Riley’s surprise, Montgomery County Commissioners Court retreats from tax increase, actually lowers taxes

BREAKING NEWS! Under Noack’s great leadership, Riley’s surprise, Montgomery County Commissioners Court retreats from tax increase, actually lowers taxes

Image: Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley made the motion to adopt a tax rate of 43.12 cents per $100 valuation, which is a slight decrease in County government taxes, at the September 8, 2020, Montgomery County Commissioners Court meeting. Riley’s motion passed unanimously. BREAKING NEWS! The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, September 9 – Montgomery County taxpayers […]

Guest Editorialist Ginger Russell: Showdown at the Commissioners Court: Citizens need to attend TODAY at 10 a.m. to fight against higher taxes

Guest Editorialist Ginger Russell: Showdown at the Commissioners Court: Citizens need to attend TODAY at 10 a.m. to fight against higher taxes

Image: Wyatt Earp, second from left in the front row, with other members of the ironically named Dodge City Peace Commission, including Luke Short, second from the left in the back row, and, to the right of Short, wearing a bowler, Bat Masterson.  The photo was taken about a year and a half after the shootout […]

Republican Party calls emergency meeting to spur Commissioners Court not to raise taxes on Montgomery County taxpayers in midst of Chinese Coronavirus panic, while Commissioners Court postpones Thursday meeting

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, August 26 – The Montgomery County Republican Party (MCRP) will conduct an emergency meeting of the Republican County Executive Committee (CEC) on Tuesday, September 1, 2020. Precinct 66 Chairman Adrian Kaiser and Party Treasurer John Hill Wertz, who is also a Precinct Chairman, were the instigators of the call […]

BREAKING NEWS! Montgomery County Commissioners Court re-approves bloated FY 2021 Budget, portending tax increase next week

BREAKING NEWS! The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, August 21 – The proponents of Big Government and giant government spending won another huge victory in the Montgomery County Commissioners Court on Friday, August 21, 2020, during a special meeting. By a 3 to 2 roll call vote, Precinct 2 Commissioner Charlie Riley, Precinct 4 Commissioner James […]

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