Riley’s best friend Gage has to admit “the infrastructure is way behind” but offers his support anyway

Conroe, April 12 – Former Montgomery County Sheriff Tommy Gage spoke before the Commissioners Court on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, and had to admit that, under his best friend’s Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley’s poor performance, “the infrastructure is way behind.” Nevertheless, in the second half of his comments Gage remembered that he was […]

The Golden Hammer endorses Precinct 4 County Commissioner Jim Clark in the May 22 Republican Runoff Election

Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, endorses Precinct 4 County Commissioner Jim Clark for re-election in the May 22, 2018, Republican Runoff Election. This newspaper didn’t endorse in the Primary Election, because our staff felt that there were two worthy candidates for County Commissioner (Clark and Bob Bagley) in […]

The Golden Hammer endorses Greg Parker for Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner, because he listens

Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, endorses Greg Parker for Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner. There’s a fundamental difference between Parker and his opponent: Parker listens to people while his opponent does not. Parker has made clear in candidate forums and public speeches that he’ll “do the will of the […]

Governor Abbott endorses Toth for State Representative

Austin and The Woodlands, February 24 – Texas Governor Greg Abbott has endorsed Steve Toth for State Representative in District 15. With the Abbott endorsement, Toth enjoys the endorsement of the top two most popular government officials in Texas, Abbott and United States Senator Ted Cruz. Toth has also received endorsements from former Montgomery County […]

Mack flaunts disregard for Texas judicial ethics by endorsing fellow Davenport Ring member for public office

Conroe, February 10 – Wayne Mack, who is the Precinct 1 Justice of the Peace of Montgomery County, has repeated flaunted his open violation of the Texas Judicial Conduct Code by his endorsement of fellow Davenport Ring member Stephanne Davenport, the County Treasurer who is desperately trying to hold onto her job. The Davenport Ring […]

Popular County Commissioner Noack endorses Beasley formally for Precinct 3 JP

The Woodlands, February 5 – Popular Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner James Noack endorsed Matthew Beasley formally for Precinct 3 Justice of the Peace. Beasley is running for the Justice Court position from which the highly successful and efficient Judge Edie Connelly is retiring after 32 years of continuous service. Beasley has worked for Noack’s […]

The Golden Hammer endorses Deputy Constable Ronald Willingham for Precinct 4 Justice of the Peace

Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, endorses Precinct 4 Deputy Constable Ronald Willingham for Precinct 4 Justice of the Peace to replace James Metts who, thank goodness, is leaving the position. The citizens of East Montgomery County deserve a straight shooter who is dedicated to hard work and law […]

The Golden Hammer endorses Jerry Patterson for Texas Land Commissioner

Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, endorses former Texas Land Commissioner Jerry Patterson to regain his old job in the March 6, 2018, Republican Primary Election. Patterson served for twelve years as an outstanding Texas Land Commissioner from 2003 to 2015. Texans need him back in that position as […]

The Golden Hammer endorses Mark Turnbull for re-election as Montgomery County Clerk

The Golden Hammer endorses Mark Turnbull for re-election as Montgomery County Clerk

Image: Montgomery County Clerk Mark Turnbull. Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, endorses Mark Turnbull for re-election as Montgomery County Clerk in the March 6, 2018, Republican Primary Election. Turnbull is one of the premier county clerks in Texas. He’s also one of the most competent elected officials in […]

The Golden Hammer endorses State Representative Will Metcalf for re-election

Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, endorses State Representative Will Metcalf for re-election to the Texas House of Representatives representing District 16 which covers the northern part of Montgomery County from the northwest corner to a large section of East Montgomery County. Metcalf is an extraordinarily responsive state legislator. […]