Guest Editorialist Danny Signorelli: Forget about “hometown” Woodlands if incorporation occurs

Danny Signorelli, Guest Editorialist to The Golden Hammer Say “goodbye” to the “hometown” Woodlands, if you turn this place into a city. The reason most of us moved here was to enjoy the small town atmosphere where we didn’t need to worry about policemen writing tickets, regulators trying to control how we live, and high taxes. […]

Commissioners Court rescinds haphazard transition agreement with The Woodlands, approved 2 weeks earlier, in order to provide better protection to 84 law enforcement officers

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, August 13 – On Tuesday, August 11, 2020, the Montgomery County Commissioners Court voted unanimously to rescind a Transition Agreement with the Woodlands Township, in the event of a vote by Woodlands residents to incorporate as a city. Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner James Noack had been the lone […]

Precinct 3 Commissioner Noack discounts benefits of Woodlands incorporation during Commissioners Court discussion

Conroe and The Woodlands, October 24 – With Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner James Noack spearheading the discussion, the Montgomery County Commissioners Court made clear that a transition to a municipality by the Woodlands Township would be substantially more costly than some presently believe. “I want to clarify some mis-information,” Noack said during the regular […]

Hausman, Cook to speak at Eagle Forum on Woodlands incorporation, CISD’s $677 Million bond

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, October 3 – The Montgomery County Eagle Forum will host a double header of prominent citizen leaders tonight at 6:45 p.m. at Incredible Pizza, 230 South Loop 336 West, in Conroe. Peggy Hausman will speak on “Woodlands Incorporation,” while Kelli Cook will speak on the “Conroe ISD’s $677 Million […]

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 […]

The race is on! Montgomery County Commissioners Court passes spending item to allow for construction of most of Woodlands Parkway Extension, only incorporation of The Woodlands would seem to block completion

Conroe and Magnolia, July 17 – “I have no discussion. I’m just opposed,” said Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner James Noack, on Tuesday, July 9, 2019, as he and County Judge Mark Keough, “The People’s Judge,” voted as a minority against the Woodlands Parkway Extension, the plan of Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner Charlie Riley and […]

“It’s Hammer Time” to host O’Sullivan (“The Sage”) at noon

Montgomery County, July 14 – “It’s Hammer Time,” the popular Facebook Live and YouTube show at MCP.TV, will host Montgomery County’s “Sage,” Bill O’Sullivan, at 12 noon today. The theme of the show is “Why Should The Woodlands Incorporate As A City?” O’Sullivan has lived in The Woodlands since 1992. He is a United States Marine and […]

Woodlands Residents’ Advocates Founding Father Lazzaro criticizes Bass, The Golden Hammer for Bass’ anti-incorporation opinion piece

The Woodlands, July 4 – Paul Lazzaro, Founding Father of The Woodlands Residents’ Advocates, and a mainstay of south Montgomery County politics and business for four decades, harshly criticized former Woodlands Township Director Mike Bass and The Golden Hammer for Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper’s publication of an opinion piece by Bass on Wednesday, July 3, […]