BREAKING NEWS! Montgomery County Judge Keough terminates local shelter-in-place, curfew orders

BREAKING NEWS! Montgomery County Judge Keough terminates local shelter-in-place, curfew orders

Image: Montgomery County Judge Mark Keough, the “People’s Judge,” shown in his official office in the Sadler Administration Building in Conroe. BREAKING NEWS! The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, April 17 – Montgomery County Judge Mark Keough and his Chief of Staff and Executive Emergency Management Director Jason Millsaps terminated the local shelter-in-place order as […]

BREAKING NEWS! Invoking number of suicides, State Representative Toth calls to “Let’s turn the economy’s swith back on and help the psychologically and medically fragile”

BREAKING NEWS! The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, April 14 – Representative Steve Toth, Republican of Conroe, issued the following statement on the Chinese coronavirus economic shutdown: “We’re seeing an increase in suicides as COVID-19 attacks those who are psychologically at risk. America has endured much over the past few weeks, but maybe it’s not […]

Montgomery County has 170 active Chinese coronavirus cases, 5 deaths from virus, at least 7 suicides from government shutdown, as President Trump fights for American economy

Montgomery County has 170 active Chinese coronavirus cases, 5 deaths from virus, at least 7 suicides from government shutdown, as President Trump fights for American economy

Image: A grab done from the Twitter page of Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson, in which he hails the staff in the National Health Service (NHS) for saving his life, filmed at 10 Downing Street, London, Sunday April 12, 2020. Johnson was discharged earlier Sunday from a London hospital where he was treated in intensive […]

Montgomery County suffers 153 COVID-19 cases, while Congressional Democrats play politics with President Trump’s proposed aid package

Montgomery County suffers 153 COVID-19 cases, while Congressional Democrats play politics with President Trump’s proposed aid package

Image: In this March 12, 2020, file photo Senate Minority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., walk together as they head to a lunch with Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File) Conroe, Austin, and Washington, D.C., April 9 – Montgomery […]

Montgomery County Commissioners Court salaries questioned, while economic shutdown orders in place

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, April 7 – The bloated salaries and benefits of the members of the Montgomery County Commissioners Court raise major questions, especially during the economic shutdown, which they have spurred. It’s helpful to examine how much they’re costing taxpayers in their salaries and benefits alone and to compare how many individuals, […]

With 93 active cases of Chinese coronavirus, 17 recoveries, 2 tragic deaths from illness in Montgomery County, while President Trump resists national shutdown

With 93 active cases of Chinese coronavirus, 17 recoveries, 2 tragic deaths from illness in Montgomery County, while President Trump resists national shutdown

Image: President Donald Trump speaks about the coronavirus in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House, Wednesday, April 1, 2020, in Washington, as Vice President Mike Pence listens. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, Austin, and Washington, D.C., April 2 – Montgomery County, Texas, now has 93 active cases, […]

Governor Abbott, County Judge Keough extend mandatory lockdown statewide through April 30, with no Montgomery County Chinese coronavirus death, 79 active cases, 14 recoveries, but 7 related suicides from economic downturn

Governor Abbott, County Judge Keough extend mandatory lockdown statewide through April 30, with no Montgomery County Chinese coronavirus death, 79 active cases, 14 recoveries, but 7 related suicides from economic downturn

Image: Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is joined by state and city officials as he gives an update on the coronavirus outbreak, Monday, March 16, 2020, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) BREAKING NEW! The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Austin and Conroe, March 31 – At 2 p.m. today, Texas Governor Greg Abbott issued a mandatory […]

Guest Editorial: Welcome to Montgomery County, Venezuela!

Harry Hardman, Guest Editorialist I am writing to voice my sincere disappointment and disbelief in today’s statement by County Judge Keough regarding the Stay In Place order issued yesterday. I cannot believe that the most conservative County in the State of Texas is stripping us of our Constitutional rights. Welcome to Montgomery County, Venezuela! The previous, well-thought […]

BREAKING NEWS! Montgomery County Judge Keough issues lockdown order for Montgomery effective Friday at midnight!

BREAKING NEWS! Montgomery County Judge Keough issues lockdown order for Montgomery effective Friday at midnight!

BREAKING NEWS! The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, March 27 – Montgomery County Judge Mark Keough issued a lockdown order for Montgomery County, effective Friday, March 27, 2020, at 11:59 p.m. The entirety of Judge Keough’s lockdown order, which is mandatory, appears at the end of this article. Keough gave an exclusive interview to The Golden […]

Even with 19 positive test results for illness, fears mounting that government reaction worse than the Chinese coronavirus disease itself

Even with 19 positive test results for illness, fears mounting that government reaction worse than the Chinese coronavirus disease itself

Image: President Donald Trump speaks during a coronavirus task force briefing at the White House, Sunday, March 22, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, Washington, D.C., and Austin, March 24 – Even with 19 positive test results for Chinese coronavirus in Montgomery County as of Monday night, March 23, […]