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 […]

Riley’s Tollway debacle: Charlie Riley single-handedly killed voter referendum on the $107 million TX 249 Tollroad

Riley’s Tollway debacle: Charlie Riley single-handedly killed voter referendum on the $107 million TX 249 Tollroad

Image: Bad guys dress in black. Magnolia, May 15 – Charlie Riley, the Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner, single-handedly killed a voter referendum on the $107 million, 3 mile, TX 249 Tollway. The road, also known as the “Decimation of Hope Highway,” will be the most expensive road on a per-mile basis in American history. […]

Riley has chance to prove he was telling truth to Magnolia Area Republican Women about giving voters referendum on TX 249 Tollway

Riley has chance to prove he was telling truth to Magnolia Area Republican Women about giving voters referendum on TX 249 Tollway

Image: Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner Charlie Riley. Conroe, April 11 – Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner Charlie Riley has a chance to prove he’s not a liar when it comes to his promise to put a referendum before voters before building the Decimation of Hope Highway, the $85 million, 3 mile, TX 249 Tollway. […]

GIANT BREAKING NEWS STORY: Montgomery County Commissioner Noack calls for petition seeking to force referendum on TX 249 Tollway (aka Decimation of Hope Highway)

GIANT BREAKING NEWS STORY: Montgomery County Commissioner Noack calls for petition seeking to force referendum on TX 249 Tollway (aka Decimation of Hope Highway)

Image: Heroic Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner James Noack, who called for a referendum on the TX 249 Tollway under Chapter 284 of the Texas Transportation Code, the arcane provision under which Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley and lame duck County Judge Craig Doyal are seeking to force through the unpopular tollroad. GIANT BREAKING […]

Iraqi Kurds vote in referendum on independence from Baghdad

IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi Kurds cast ballots on Monday in their autonomous region and in a wide sweep of captured territories on whether to seek independence from Baghdad, a historic vote that has also raised tensions and fears of instability. The referendum is non-binding and will not immediately bring independence, but it would mark […]

Montgomery County Commissioner Riley seriously confused about tollroad; claims to support a voter referendum but for the “county attorneys”

Montgomery County Commissioner Riley seriously confused about tollroad; claims to support a voter referendum but for the “county attorneys”

Image: Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley spoke to the Magnolia Area Republican Women at Magnolia High School on Monday, September 18, 2017. Magnolia and Conroe, September 20 – Montgomery County’s Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley had great enough difficulty just presenting a report about Precinct 2 road bond projects during a presentation to […]