Bank robber sentenced to 60 years in prison

Conroe, November 5 – On November 2, 2017, in the 359th District Court of Montgomery County, Texas, a jury found Montie Eugene Graham, Jr. (age 36, of Willis Texas,) guilty of Aggravated Robbery. On November 3, District Judge Kathleen Hamilton sentenced him to Life in prison. Graham’s trial began Monday, October 30, 2017. Aggravated Robbery is […]

What Romans 13 in our Post-Enlightenment Society tells us about Montgomery County government salaries (Part 2 of 3)

Image: Artist’s rendering of the Apostle Paul of Tarsus, the author of the epistles to the Romans. Conroe, September 23 – Montgomery County government salaries are completely out-of-control. If there’s anything that symbolizes the terribly poor and reckless job the County Commissioners Court has done in regulating government spending, it’s their own salaries as well […]

Board of District Judges rejects County Auditor’s request for pay raise

Conroe, July 6 – The Board of District Judges emphatically rejected County Auditor Phyllis Martin’s request for a pay raise and voted to keep her salary the same, regardless of whether every other employee in Montgomery County’s government receives a cost of living pay raise or not. The vote, which occurred during the Board’s meeting […]

Is Montgomery County becoming a modern Tammany Hall?

Is Montgomery County becoming a modern Tammany Hall?

Image: Thomas Nast’s cartoon depiction of William M. “Boss” Tweed, Grand Sachem of the Society of St. Tammany, also known as “Tammany Hall,” published in Harper’s Weekly in January 1871. Conroe, June 4 – Montgomery County, Texas, in 2017 has much resemblance to New York City of Tammany Hall times, especially at the height of the […]

Doyal, Riley desperately seek new study from previous consultant to try to justify $100 million 3.6 mile Tx-249 “Decimation of Hope Highway”

Doyal, Riley desperately seek new study from previous consultant to try to justify $100 million 3.6 mile Tx-249 “Decimation of Hope Highway”

Image: The Decimation Trio at David Hamilton’s March 3, 2017, Wedding: Bobby Jack Adams of Halff Associates, Inc. (in pink shirt), David Hamilton of Binkley and Barfield Engineers (groom), Craig Doyal white shirt, no jacket), Montgomery County Judge and business partner of Adams and close friend of Adams and Hamilton. Conroe, April 11 – Montgomery […]

Judge Hamilton, Assistant DAs Guiton and Ciborowski, and MCSO Detective Spencer bring justice to sexual abuser Adamick

Conroe, March 24 – Assistant District Attorney Tyler Dunman announced that n Thursday, March 23, 2017 Judge Kathleen Hamilton in the 359th District Court sentenced Joseph Kevin Adamick to Life in prison on Continuous Sexual Assault of a Child. The District Attorney’s Office, especially prosecutors Rochelle Guiton and Lora Ciborowski, Judge Hamilton, and Sheriff’s Detective […]

Montgomery County didn’t originate political name-calling

Conroe, March 9 – In recent months, Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal’s “chief of staff” jim fredricks, who posed under the pseudonym “Yizguy” regularly referred to Precinct 3 County Commissioner James Noack as “little Jimmy” apparently in reference to his height and The Golden Hammer‘s Publisher as “E.T.” apparently in reference to his appearance. Former Animal […]