The Golden Hammer endorses Andy Dubois for The Woodlands Township Position 7

Kelli Cook, Publisher, The Golden Hammer, and Eric Yollick, Former Publisher, The Golden Hammer The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, endorses Andy Dubois for the Woodlands Township Board of Directors Position 7. We got to this point after careful consideration of the fact that there are at least two very high-quality candidates who are running […]

It’s Hammer Time at 12 noon: A discussion of “unhinged” playground physics applied to Conroe ISD’s crazed $676 million bond, then Woodlands Township candidate Andy Dubois

Montgomery County, August 16 – “It’s Hammer Time,” the popular Facebook Live and YouTube show at MCP.TV airing at 12 noon today, Friday, August 16, 2019, will first include a discussion of “unhinged” playground physics applied, of course, to the Conroe Independent School District’s crazed $676 million bond set for a voter referendum on November 5, […]

Dubois announces candidacy for Woodlands Township Board as “centrist” candidate, opposes incorporation

The Woodlands, August 12 – Andy Dubois, the Manager of Precinct 3 Projects for Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner James Noack and was the former editor of the Courier blog, has announced that he is running for the Woodlands Township Board of Directors. Dubois would bring a very interesting “centrist” approach to the Board of […]

Noack places worst agenda item (possibly ever) on June 11 Commissioners Court agenda, seeks to hide behind consent agenda, “Commissioners”, Budget Director

Image: It seems that Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner James Noack’s goal is a County government where County Commissioners operate in secret other than the public relations messages, on the taxpayer’s dime, which they choose to disclose. Conroe, June 9 – Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner has stuck on the June 11, 2019, Commissioners Court […]

Noack leads on pass-thru tolls issue, while remainder of court rides along

Conroe, June 26 – Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner James Noack is pushing the pass-thru toll funds availability issue forward, while the remainder of the Commissioners Court seems to be asleep with respect to the effort to ensure the County government makes the $56 million, which the State of Texas owes Montgomery County under the […]

Montgomery County government PR staff surpasses half a million tax dollars per year with last week’s official announcement

Montgomery County government PR staff surpasses half a million tax dollars per year with last week’s official announcement

Image: June 15, 2018, press release from Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner James Noack announcing his new “media relations team.” Conroe, June 19 – With the announcement by Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner James Noack of his new “media relations team,” Montgomery County taxpayers are now on the hook for over half a million dollars […]

Montgomery County Commissioners Court’s approval of May 8 minutes displays their knowledge and intent to mislead public by hiding agenda items that they must include explicitly in minutes

Conroe, May 29 – A serious discrepancy between the May 8, 2018, Commissioners Court minutes, as the Court approved them on May 22, and the agenda for the May 8 meeting reveals that the members of the Commissioners Court, particularly County Judge Craig Doyal and Precinct 3 County Commissioner James Noack, are intentionally hiding payroll […]

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 […]

BREAKING NEWS: Courier blog releases shameful garbage article on Tx-249, fails to check facts, interview credible sources

Conroe, June 17 – At 9:31 p.m., this evening, the Courier blog released a shameful garbage article on the $73 million, 3.6-mile, Tx-249 tollway, better known as the Decimation of Hope Highway, in which blog writer Catherine Dominguez, as is her practice, permitted Montgomery County vendors Halff Associates, Inc., and Muller & Associates to provide […]