County Auditor budget confusion continues, as blame for taxpayers suffering $300K loss becomes crystal clear

County Auditor budget confusion continues, as blame for taxpayers suffering $300K loss becomes crystal clear

Image: Precinct 3 County Commissioner James Noack (left) and Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal (right) eagerly began to spend millions of dollars they had confiscated from the taxpayers for Fiscal Year 2019, while they failed to address the $300,000 problem they created in the County Auditor’s departmental budget during all of Fiscal Year 2018. Conroe, […]

Noack, Doyal push spending spiral at July 10 Commissioners Court meeting

Conroe, August 8 – During the July 10, 2018, Montgomery County Commissioners Court meeting, Precinct 3 County Commissioner James Noack and County Judge Craig Doyal led the Court into a spending spiral that accelerated as they moved into the budget workshop two weeks later from which they excluded public participation before adopting the proposed budget […]

Montgomery County’s corruption – Wilkerson, Doyal Noack, Riley, Metts – emanates from the same source: when the citizens sleep, corruption finds its opportunity

Image: When the citizens sleep, corruption finds its opportunity. Conroe, July 29 – Montgomery County, Texas, one of the most Republican counties in the United States, is the most corrupt County in Texas. It shouldn’t be. Just in the last week: The County Republican Chairman, Wally Wilkerson, has announced that the Texas Election Code, the […]

Greedy wolves strike! Noack leads Commissioners Court to give themselves 3% pay raise

Greedy wolves strike! Noack leads Commissioners Court to give themselves 3% pay raise

Image: Precinct 3 County Commissioner James Noack has worked directly against citizen interests for approximately one year with the goal of giving himself a substantial salary increase. Noack struct successfully at the Friday, July 27, 2018, meeting of the Montgomery County Commissioners Court. Conroe, July 28 – Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner James Noack, who […]

Don’t feel good; Montgomery County Commissioners Court faces last day of budget workshop without any fiscal restraint

Conroe, July 27 – The most dangerous room in Montgomery County, Texas, on Funerary Friday, July 27, 2018, will be the Montgomery County Commissioners Courtroom where County Judge Craig Doyal and his cohorts have failed to examine the efficiency or waste of any County government operations since last year when they went through the same […]

Secrecy, intransigence mar Eissler lobbying contract

Conroe, July 24 – Secrecy and intransigence have marred what could have been a positive opportunity for the Montgomery County government in the consideration of hiring seasoned lobbyist W. Robert Eissler as a lobbyist during the 86th Legislative Session that will begin in January, 2019. On July 5, this newspaper broke the story that the […]

Montgomery County’s Budget Office boondoggle: as the County Commissioners Court, District Judges point fingers at each other, taxpayers bear the cost

[Publisher’s hint: it’s the Commissioners Court’s fault, not the fault of the Board of District Judge.] Conroe, July 20 – The whole creation of a Budget Office in the Montgomery County government appears to be the latest scam to create a placeholder to continue to tax Montgomery County citizens. Events at the July 10, 2018, […]

Montgomery County Commissioners Court’s secret nepotistic hiring of Stewart as Building Maintenance Director comes to fruition

Conroe, July 16 – The Montgomery County government completed a new nepotistic hire on Tuesday, July 10, 2018, when the Montgomery County Commissioners Court secretly hired Tim Stewart as the new Director of the Building Maintenance Department. Stewart is the husband of Jeanie Stewart, the director of the South County Community Center and an employee […]

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