Editorial: It’s time for voters to send that final nail into the political “establishment’s” coffin in the March 3 Republican Primary Election

Kelli Ann Cook, Publisher, The Golden Hammer Rampant nepotism, overspending, burdensome property taxation, and vendor conflicts of interest remain serious problems in the Montgomery County government. In 2018, Montgomery County Republican Primary Election voters began to shift the County government away from the control of the political “establishment” with the election of conservative reformers Mark Keough […]

The Golden Hammer endorses Billy Graff for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner

The Golden Hammer endorses Billy Graff for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner

Image: Dr. Billy Graff. Kelli Ann Cook, Publisher, The Golden Hammer The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper endorses Dr. Billy Graff for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner in the March 3, 2020, Republican Primary Election. Voters have the opportunity to give conservative reformers control of the Montgomery County Commissioners Court for the first time in […]

During first candidate forum of election season, County Commissioner candidate Walker remarks to opponent Graff “Man, we are on so different pages”

During first candidate forum of election season, County Commissioner candidate Walker remarks to opponent Graff “Man, we are on so different pages”

Image: Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner candidate Robert Walker participate in a candidate forum at the Montgomery County Pachyderm Club on Tuesday, Novemer 26, 2019. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, November 27 – During the first candidate forum of the election season, on Tuesday, November 26, 2019, before the Montgomery County Pachyderm Club, Precinct […]

“It’s Hammer Time” to host Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner candidate Dale Inman at noon today (Friday, September 6)

Montgomery County, September 6 – “It’s Hammer Time,” the popular Facebook Live and YouTube show at MCP.TV airing at 12 noon today, Friday, September 6, 2019, will host Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner candidate and renowned conservative Republican political activist Dale Inman. Callers will have the opportunity to speak directly with Inman during the show by […]

Inman announces candidacy for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner

Conroe, September 1 – Dale Inman has announced his candidacy for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner for the open seat from which Mike Meador is retiring. Inman has lived in Montgomery County for 37 years and has been a successful businessman, pastor, and community leader. He currently serves the County government as a member of […]

Davis announces candidacy for GOP nomination for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner, becomes third candidate

Conroe, July 18 – A third candidate has announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination for the open seat, which the retirement of Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner Mike Meador will leave. John Davis announced late last week that he is seeking the Precinct 1 County Commissioner position and has promised to advocate for “ethical behavior, […]

Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner candidate Walker answers specific questions about issues

Willis, January 18 – Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner candidate Robert Walker responded to some specific questions, which The Golden Hammerposed to him, about Walker’s positions on issues facing Montgomery County’s government and citizens. This newspaper had provided the questions to Walker on Tuesday, January 16, 2019, before the announcement article ran two days ago (“Walker […]

Editorial: Thinking about Charlie Riley

Editorial: Thinking about Charlie Riley

Image: Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner Charlie Riley (center) watched election returns on May 22, 2018, the evening of the Republican Runoff Election with his campaign manager Kristin Nichole (left). Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer Charlie Riley, the Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner, and other politicians need to understand that thinking conservatives don’t follow politicians on […]

Patterson throws hat into ring for Montgomery County Precinct 1 Commissioner in 2020 Election; Meador acknowledges he’ll retire

Montgomery, June 19 – Motivational speaker and experience non-profit organization manager Chad Patterson, a third-generation son of Montgomery County, announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner, the position which Mike Meador has filled since 1992. Patterson confirmed that he has spoken with Meador who has said he is retiring […]

Metts continues illegal campaign telephone calls from his court office, shows no remorse for multiple ethics lapses

Metts continues illegal campaign telephone calls from his court office, shows no remorse for multiple ethics lapses

Image: JP James Metts on one of the rare occasions he actually showed up for work. New Caney, May 10 – Rogue JP James Metts, who is attempting to get a promotion by challenging popular incumbent Precinct 4 County Commissioner Jim Clark in the May 22 Republican Runoff Election, has continued his illegal campaign telephone […]