BREAKING NEWS! The Golden Hammer terminates Yollick as Publisher, appoints Cook

BREAKING NEWS! The Golden Hammer terminates Yollick as Publisher, appoints Cook

Conroe, Friday, September 13 – The Board of Directors and the Editorial Board of The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, have terminated Founder and Publisher Eric Yollick as the Publisher, effective Monday, September 16, 2019. The Board appointed Kelli Cook of Willis as the Publisher. The Board named Cook as Chair of the […]

Moore’s 65 leads by 1 at Memorial as Woods rallies for 70

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Tiger Woods got off to a slower start than he would have liked Thursday at the Memorial. That had more do with a stopwatch than a scorecard. Ryan Moore opened with five birdies in seven holes and never missed a fairway after the first one, posting a 7-under 65 for his […]

Conroe ISD Board, Superintendent Null circling the wagons, only looking inward as they prepare for new bond election after failed $807 million bond

Conroe ISD Board, Superintendent Null circling the wagons, only looking inward as they prepare for new bond election after failed $807 million bond

Image: As the Conroe Independent School District Board of Trustees arrived for their two Board meetings on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, a large group of anti-tax protesters greeted them. Three Republicans and two democrats appear in this picture, which includes three renowned Republican leaders Mark Frank (holding the “Take the Board to the Board” sign), […]

Roy Moore pleads for money, saying resources ‘depleted’

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Former U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore is pleading for money to pay for his legal bills as he fights a lawsuit against a woman who says he molested her when she was 14. Moore said on a campaign Facebook page Thursday that his “resources have been depleted.” The link indicated that […]

Few options for Roy Moore as Alabama certifies Jones win

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — With Alabama officials certifying Doug Jones’ win in the U.S. Senate election, Republican Roy Moore has few options left to turn back a defeat that he has yet to concede. The state’s Republican governor, secretary of state and attorney general on Thursday certified Jones’ win by 21,924 votes, a margin of […]

Person of the Year: Marie Moore

Person of the Year: Marie Moore

Image: Marie Moore, Montgomery County Precinct 4 Administrator, passed away at her home on September 4, 2017. Conroe and New Caney, December 30 – The vote was overwhelming in favor of Marie Moore as “Person of the Year” for the Montgomery County person who was responsible in 2017 for the most positive change in our […]

GOP’s not all that sad; party grapples with Alabama fallout

BC-US–Alabama-Senate,3rd Ld-Writethru Dec 13, 2017 5:30PM (GMT 23:30) – 1044 words By STEVE PEOPLES and ALAN FRAM ,  Associated Press Eds: Adds detail on prospects for ’18 legislative agenda, corrects typo in byline. AP Video. With AP Photos. WASHINGTON (AP) — Weary national Republicans breathed a collective sigh of relief on Wednesday, a day after […]

Republicans prove they’re the anti-sexual harassment party in Alabama’s United States Senate contest

Birmingham, December 13 – Democrat former United States Attorney Doug Jones defeated former Alabama Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore in the special United States Senate election yesterday. Out of more than 1.3 million votes cast, Jones won by less than 21,000 votes in this state which has not had a democrat U.S. Senator since January […]

Alabama foes make final push before big Senate vote

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Facing voters at last after the year’s most bitter U.S. campaign, Alabama Republican Roy Moore cast himself Monday as the victim of a national barrage of unjust allegations of sexual misconduct with teenagers. Rival Doug Jones, hoping to become the state’s first Democratic senator in two decades, declared their race was […]