Former Magnolia Fire Chief Vincent pleads guilty to Abuse of Official Capacity, as ESD #10 seeks to recover from Riley-driven sex scandal

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe and Magnolia, May 28 – Former Magnolia Fire Chief Gary Vincent, who, along with Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner Charlie Riley, was at the epicenter of the scandal involving Emergency Services District #10 (ESD #10), which this newspaper broker earlier this year, pled guilty to Abuse of Official Capacity […]

ESD “Operating Guide,” lawyer’s admission to The Golden Hammer highlight malfeasance of Riley, ESD #10 Board regarding Magnolia VFD financial, sex scandal

ESD “Operating Guide,” lawyer’s admission to The Golden Hammer highlight malfeasance of Riley, ESD #10 Board regarding Magnolia VFD financial, sex scandal

Image: Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner Charlie Riley ought to stop clowning around with public dollars. He and the disappearing Board of Directors of ESD #10 are directly responsible for the financial and sex scandals, which plagued the Magnolia Volunteer Fire Department. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Magnolia, March 25 – Every layer of secrecy […]

BREAKING NEWS! Entire Emergency Services District Number 10 Board resigns in wake of The Golden Hammer’s revelations about corruption, sex scandal within Magnolia VFD

BREAKING NEWS! Entire Emergency Services District Number 10 Board resigns in wake of The Golden Hammer’s revelations about corruption, sex scandal within Magnolia VFD

BREAKING NEWS! Image: Emergency Services District Number 10 Board Chairman Bob Buschardt as well as the entire rest of the Board of Directors of Emergency Services District Number 10 have resigned in the wake of this newspaper’s revelations with respect to the Magnolia Volunteer Fire Department’s corruption and sex scandal. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports […]

Riley, Gage, possibly others must bear blame for Magnolia VFD sex, financial scandal

Riley, Gage, possibly others must bear blame for Magnolia VFD sex, financial scandal

Image: Tommy Gage (left), the Assistant Treasurer of Emergency Service District #10, and Charlie Riley (right), Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner, must bear the blame for the Magnolia Volunteer Fire Department sex scandal involving former Fire Chief Gary Vincent and his Assistant Chief Elise Noriega. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Magnolia, March 4 – The […]

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 […]

Montgomery County Sheriff Rand Henderson responds with candor to patrol officers’ critical letter: The Golden Hammer interview

Montgomery County Sheriff Rand Henderson responds with candor to patrol officers’ critical letter: The Golden Hammer interview

Image: Left to right, Montgomery County Sheriff Rand Henderson, former Maricopa County (Arizona) Sheriff Joe Arpaio, and former Graham County (Arizona) Sheriff Richard Mack. Sheriff Henderson sat down with The Golden Hammer yesterday to respond to the patrol officers’ letter critical of his Sheriff administration in the following complete interview. Conroe, March 15 – Sheriff Rand […]

Metts to hold rally to announce he’s seeking higher office in celebration of sexual harassment; one speaker demurs

New Caney, December 6 – Rather than resigning from office as a result of the sexual harassment he committed, JP James Metts, a member of the corrupt Davenport Ring in Montgomery County, will announce on Saturday, December 9, 2017, at 10 a.m. that he’ll actually seek higher office by running against incumbent Precinct 4 County […]

Why Charlie Riley had to get Deanne a job: the full story

Why Charlie Riley had to get Deanne a job: the full story

Image: Some personnel from Precinct 5 Constable David Hill’s office, June 28, 2017, left to right: Deanne Riley (receptionist), Chris Jones (Chief Deputy), Billy Masden (Captain), and Rebecca Stauth (receptionist). Magnolia and Conroe, October 31 – Before the end of the year in 2016, Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley realized he had to get […]

Two Harvey-related letters that should make us all feel a little better

PUBLISHER’S NOTE: The flooding of this area from Tropical Storm Harvey and the San Jacinto River Authority devastated our community between August 28 and September 1, 2017. Montgomery County volunteers came out by the thousands to do the work to help our neighbors, friends, and family after the terrible largely man-made flooding. The Golden Hammer received […]

Editorial: On County government ethics, the citizens must go it alone; on County government spending, however, it’s a very different look and feel

Editorial: On County government ethics, the citizens must go it alone; on County government spending, however, it’s a very different look and feel

WARNING: IF YOU ONLY LIKE TO READ MATERIAL THAT AGREES WITH YOUR OPINIONS, YOU SHOULD NOT READ THIS EDITORIAL. ERIC YOLLICK, The Golden Hammer The Woodlands, June 9 – The decision of Montgomery County District Attorney Brett Ligon this morning not to pursue criminal charges against Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal for filming political advertisements inside […]