During first candidate forum of election season, County Commissioner candidate Walker remarks to opponent Graff “Man, we are on so different pages”

During first candidate forum of election season, County Commissioner candidate Walker remarks to opponent Graff “Man, we are on so different pages”

Image: Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner candidate Robert Walker participate in a candidate forum at the Montgomery County Pachyderm Club on Tuesday, Novemer 26, 2019. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, November 27 – During the first candidate forum of the election season, on Tuesday, November 26, 2019, before the Montgomery County Pachyderm Club, Precinct […]

Inman announces candidacy for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner

Conroe, September 1 – Dale Inman has announced his candidacy for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner for the open seat from which Mike Meador is retiring. Inman has lived in Montgomery County for 37 years and has been a successful businessman, pastor, and community leader. He currently serves the County government as a member of […]

Davis announces candidacy for GOP nomination for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner, becomes third candidate

Conroe, July 18 – A third candidate has announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination for the open seat, which the retirement of Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner Mike Meador will leave. John Davis announced late last week that he is seeking the Precinct 1 County Commissioner position and has promised to advocate for “ethical behavior, […]

Graff announces candidacy for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner

Conroe, June 4 – Retired pastor and non-profit fundraiser Billy Graff, a resident of Conroe, announced his candidacy for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner yesterday. Graff moved to Montgomery County in 2017. Graff served as a Marine before he entered the ministry as a pastor. He served as a Baptist pastor at churches in Beaumont […]

Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner candidate Walker answers specific questions about issues

Willis, January 18 – Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner candidate Robert Walker responded to some specific questions, which The Golden Hammerposed to him, about Walker’s positions on issues facing Montgomery County’s government and citizens. This newspaper had provided the questions to Walker on Tuesday, January 16, 2019, before the announcement article ran two days ago (“Walker […]

Walker announces candidacy for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner, which confirms Meador retiring

Walker announces candidacy for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner, which confirms Meador retiring

Image: Businessman Robert Walker (center) attended Montgomery County District Attorney Brett Ligon’s fundraiser on October 11, 2018. In this photograph, Walker stands in the middle with Judge Wayne Mack (left) and some guy dressed like a gangsta. Willis, January 16 – Long time Willis-area businessman Robert Walker has made official that he is running for […]

Patterson throws hat into ring for Montgomery County Precinct 1 Commissioner in 2020 Election; Meador acknowledges he’ll retire

Montgomery, June 19 – Motivational speaker and experience non-profit organization manager Chad Patterson, a third-generation son of Montgomery County, announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination for Precinct 1 Montgomery County Commissioner, the position which Mike Meador has filled since 1992. Patterson confirmed that he has spoken with Meador who has said he is retiring […]

Mike Meador takes the gifts (of taxes) from you: after delays, Commissioner finally releases proposed budget with tiny cuts in bloated Precinct department

Image: County Judge Craig Doyal looks at Precinct 1 County Commissioner Mike Meador with admiration while likely thinking, “Wow, that guy really knows how to spend and tax!” Willis, June 24 – Montgomery County Precinct 1 Commissioner Mike Meador finally released his proposed Fiscal Year 2018 Budget almost a month after The Golden Hammer sought the […]

Budget numbers reveal Commissioner Meador’s terrible Precinct management (part 1 of a 4-part series)

Budget numbers reveal Commissioner Meador’s terrible Precinct management (part 1 of a 4-part series)

Image: Precinct 1 Commissioner Mike Meador partying it up at his secret “camp party” with his financial contributors and political friends. Willis, May 14 – Montgomery County Precinct 1 Commissioner Mike Meador’s budget and management of his Precinct road and bridge operations are completely haywire. Expenditure data The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, recently […]

Willis’ Deer Haven Village: What the H, Commissioner Meador?!

Willis, January 27 – In late October, 2016, after several years of complaining and petitioning to Precinct 1 Commissioner Mike Meador, the residents of Deer Haven Village, a subdivision in Willis, received some surprises. A road and bridge crew from Meador’s Precinct 1 arrived in the neighborhood to provide them with some road paving for […]