Stark contrasts in victory speeches may portend differences in style between Montgomery County Commissioners Metts, Riley

Splendora and Magnolia, May 24 – The contrast between the victory speeches of Precinct 4 County Commissioner-Elect James Metts and Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley, who won re-election, after the May 22, 2018, Republican Runoff Elections reflects what may be a very different style between the two public servants. Metts spoke humbly to thank […]

How does media corruption work? In this instance, the Courier blog has given no Republican Runoff Election coverage whatsoever in order to protect the “establishment” candidates

Conroe, May 22 – How does media corruption work? In this instance, the Courier blog, the vestige of what many years ago was a great local newspaper, has given no Republican Runoff Election coverage whatsoever. Here’s the plan for the “establishment”: If you make sure that turnout is as low as possible, then the people […]

Nepotism, dirty politics step in to control Building Maintenance Department Director selection

Nepotism, dirty politics step in to control Building Maintenance Department Director selection

Image: Precinct 3 Community Center Director Jeanie Stewart (left) and her husband Timothy Stewart (right), the heir apparent to the Montgomery County Building Maintenance Department, which operates as a family business and will continue to do so under Stewart. Conroe, May 20 – Dirty politics and nepotism have taken over the process to select the […]

Woodlands Township’s Bunch stands as ethics example Montgomery County government should follow

Conroe and The Woodlands, May 14 – Woodlands Township Board of Directors of Chairman Gordy Bunch disclosed a shocking revelation during the “It’s Hammer Time” television program on Friday, May 11, 2018. Bunch, who owns the largest insurance agency in this area, The Woodlands Financial Group, which is also one of the largest insurance agencies […]

After Riley’s, Doyal’s criminal indictments reinstated, pro-government spending, anti-citizen lobbying groups come to their aid in Texas Court of Criminal Appeals to fight against government openness

After Riley’s, Doyal’s criminal indictments reinstated, pro-government spending, anti-citizen lobbying groups come to their aid in Texas Court of Criminal Appeals to fight against government openness

Image: Criminally-indicted co-defendants Craig Doyal (lame duck Montgomery County Judge) and Charlie Riley (Precinct 2 County Commissioner) enjoy some refreshments at a bank together in late April, 2018. Austin, May 12 – The ultra-liberal, pro-government spending, and anti-citizen lobbying groups, the Texas Municipal League and Texas Association of Counties, celebrating their work with liberal House […]

Riley, Doyal, Meador of Montgomery County Commissioners Court look away as citizens Cook, Lincoln speak plain truth about tollroads: they CAUSE traffic problems

Conroe, May 11 – Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner Charlie Riley, County Judge Craig Doyal, and Precinct 1 County Commissioner Mike Meador carefully looked away as citizens Kelli Cook and Keith Lincoln spoke about the plain truth about tollroads during the May 8, 2018, meeting of the Montgomery County Commissioners Court. Tollroads actually cause traffic congestion […]

Editorial: As citizens gain power again, we must watch the actions of all public servants, even those whom we like (e.g. Noack)

Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer As citizens regain power, we must watch the actions of all public servants, even those whom we like. Yesterday afternoon, this newspaper discovered serendipitously through four different sources that Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner James Noack made a purely political decision to hire Courier blog editor Andy Dubois as his Operations […]

Riley, Doyal, Meador reveal opposition to removing SH 242 flyover tolls under all circumstances at May 8 Montgomery County Commissioners Court meeting

Riley, Doyal, Meador reveal opposition to removing SH 242 flyover tolls under all circumstances at May 8 Montgomery County Commissioners Court meeting

Image: While citizens speak – in this instance the Sage Bill O’Sullivan – Precinct 4 County Commissioner Jim Clark (left) and Precinct 3 County Commissioner James Noack (second from left) look on, while Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal (center), Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley (bald, red-faced, second from right), and Precinct 1 County Commissioner […]

Empower Texans threatens Montgomery County with lawsuit over Doyal’s unlawful removal of GOP leader Reed during April 24 CC meeting

BREAKING NEWS! Conroe, May 8 – An attorney for Empower Texans sent a demand letter to Montgomery County Attorney J.D. Lambright on April 25, 2018, after Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal unlawfully forced the removal of GOP leader Reagan Reed during the April 24, 2018, Commissioners Court meeting. Doyal directed Sheriff’s Office Sergeant Billy Jordan […]

County Attorney Lambright places executive session on May 8 Court agenda regarding County Judge Doyal’s trampling of GOP Precinct Chairman Reed’s constitutional rights

Conroe, May 7 – Montgomery County Attorney J.D. Lambright has asked for an executive session to consult with the Montgomery County Commissioners Court about “contemplated litigation” concerning County Judge Craig Doyal’s trampling of the free speech rights under the United States and Texas Constitutions of GOP Precinct Chairman Reagan Reed during the April 24, 2018, […]

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