Power Top Ten #2: Conservative Republican activists Kelli Cook and Ginger Russell

Power Top Ten #2: Conservative Republican activists Kelli Cook and Ginger Russell

Image: Individually, Kelli Cook (left) and Ginger Russell (right) are mighty warriors, but, together, the two conservative Republican activists are like an entire army. Conroe, December 25 – Conservative Republican activists Kelli Cook and Ginger Russell work closely together on many projects but individually they’d easily tie as the second (2nd) Most Powerful Person of […]

Spending explosion! School Districts becoming fiscal, management nightmare for taxpayers, require immediate citizen attention

Spending explosion! School Districts becoming fiscal, management nightmare for taxpayers, require immediate citizen attention

Conroe, Magnolia, Montgomery, New Caney, Splendora, and Willis, August 20 – The school districts of Montgomery County have become a fiscal and management nightmare for taxpayers. They require immediate attention from the citizens. The pro-spending mantra “it’s for the children” has become a slogan for bureaucracy and top-heavy management which has nothing to do with […]

Guest Editorial: the Magnolia ISD August 14 tax hike referendum represents failure of the school district’s leadership

Kelli Cook and Ginger Russell, Guest Editorialists Publisher’s Note: The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper endorses the position which Cook and Russell explain in this editorial. The Magnolia Independent School District’s August 14 tax hike referendum represents a failure all the way around for the money-hungry ISD’s administration. It’s not “for the children.” In […]

Guest Editorial, by Kelli Cook: Magnolia ISD wants to play with your money

Kelli Cook, Guest Editorialist The Magnolia Independent School District wants to raise your property tax rate in a surprise August 14 election. While you were enjoying summer with the kids, the Magnolia ISD School Board was sneaking around finding a way to raise your property tax bill and hoping we wouldn’t catch them.  The government […]

“It’s Hammer Time” show to host discussion of Magnolia tax hike referendum, public education with conservative Republican leaders Cook, Russell

Montgomery County, July 20 – “It’s Hammer Time,” the popular Facebook Live/YouTube show will host conservative Republican leaders Ginger Russell and Kelli Cook at 12 noon today, Friday, July 20, 2018. The ever-animated Cook and Russell will discuss the August 14, 2018, Magnolia Independent School District tax hike referendum during the first half of the […]

Charlie Riley’s win: nearing the tipping point of institutional victory over individual freedom

Charlie Riley’s win: nearing the tipping point of institutional victory over individual freedom

Note from the Publisher: The foregoing meme has a typographical error. Of course, the word should be “Altruism.” Nevertheless, the newspaper likes the meme despite the error of the person who created the meme. Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer Charlie Riley’s runoff win with only 4,960 votes to Gregory Parker’s 3,905 votes, or a 55.95 % to […]

Republican leader Russell calls out Magnolia ISD for “illegal” activity, political involvement with Riley Band

Republican leader Russell calls out Magnolia ISD for “illegal” activity, political involvement with Riley Band

Image: Magnolia ISD Superintendent’s Secretary Chris Hinkleman’s email during school business hours to the members of the Charlie Riley Band to coordinate a political event at which the Precinct 2 County Commissioner’s music band would play. Magnolia, January 26 – Magnolia Republican Precinct Chair and conservative leader Ginger Russell called out the Magnolia Independent School […]

Fox-26 News exposes Riley, Magnolia ISD corruption

Conroe and Magnolia, December 13 – Fox-26 News and investigative reporter Greg Groogan exposed Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley and the Magnolia Independent School District last night in a special report about the corruption Montgomery County Precinct 2. A video recording of the report follows. Unfortunately, you’ll need to copy the following link and […]

Montgomery County “For Sale” (Part 9): Precinct 2 Commissioner Riley, MISD Superintendent Stephens set new employee Matej up for date with Grand Jury

Montgomery County “For Sale” (Part 9): Precinct 2 Commissioner Riley, MISD Superintendent Stephens set new employee Matej up for date with Grand Jury

Image: Magnolia Independent School District Director of Finance Garrett Matej, whom Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley and District Superintendent Todd Stephens threw into the Montgomery County Grand Jury hot seat on Thursday, November 9, 2017. Conroe, November 9 – The Montgomery County Grand Jury’s investigation into the use of government property, services, equipment, and […]