BREAKING NEWS! Police arrest Sowell for bomb threat at Conroe City Hall after downtown evacuation

BREAKING NEWS! The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, September 29 – The Conroe Police Department arrested Michael Drew Sowell earlier today for a hoax bomb and bomb threat at Conroe City Hall, at 300 West Davis, in the City of Conroe. Sowell remains in custody in the Montgomery County Jail. At approximately 10:34 a.m., Conroe […]

BREAKING NEWS! “Palace coup” falters, but appears to have majority of Conroe City Council’s support, after Mayor Powell’s death

BREAKING NEWS! “Palace coup” falters, but appears to have majority of Conroe City Council’s support, after Mayor Powell’s death

The Golden Hammer Staff Report Conroe, September 18 – An attempt by two, if not three, members of the Conroe City Council to select a new Mayor immediately after the death of beloved Mayor Toby Powell last Saturday after a long bout with cancer, has faltered. Nevertheless, an attempt to appoint term-limited City Councilman Seth […]

Melder sends angry letter after SJRA files new lawsuit against Conroe, Magnolia, local businesses

Conroe and Magnolia, April 7 – Former Conroe Mayor and Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District President Webb Melder sent a note expressing anger at the San Jacinto River Authority to a group of friends yesterday, Monday, April 6, 2020. The letter follows in its entirety. FRIENDS, SJRA filed this lawsuit Friday afternoon, March 27th. in […]

Sheriff’s Office investigates Rose Road area homicide

Conroe, November 3 – On November 3, 2019 at approximately 7:30 am the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office was called to the 12900 block of Rose Road in Conroe, Texas in reference to a deceased female. The female was found laying nude on the ground in the entranceway to a private property. Upon deputy’s arrival it was […]

No charges to come from Conroe shooting death

Conroe, June 29 – On June 29, 2019 at about 1:00 pm, Conroe Police Officers were dispatched to the 265 Lake Meadows Drive in reference to a call of a dead body.  Officers found one deceased male from several gunshot wounds. The suspect, Lawrence Mahon, and his wife, Glynna Mahon were at the scene with the […]

Constable De Forest’s Office arrests Elzy for possession of meth, other drugs

Conroe, May 31 – On May 22, 2019, Deputy B. Davis of Constable Gene De Forest’s Pct. 2 Constable’s Office conducted a traffic stop in the 600 block of River Plantation Drive, Conroe.   During the stop, Deputy Davis discovered methamphetamine, marijuana, LSD, oxycodone, xanex, knives, scales typically used to weigh narcotics for resale and a […]