Conroe jewelry robber garners 40 year sentence

Conroe, February 20 – Last Thursday, February 15, 2018, jurors in the 435th District Court of Montgomery County, Texas, Judge Patty Maginnis presiding, sentenced Santo LaCharles Stephens, 21, of Harris County, Texas, to 40 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for the October 3rd, 2016, aggravated robbery of Jeff’s Jewelry on Highway 105 […]

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 […]

Grand Jury continues investigation into Montgomery County Precinct 2 (Riley, Doyal) corruption, as new facts show even more government property abuse

Grand Jury continues investigation into Montgomery County Precinct 2 (Riley, Doyal) corruption, as new facts show even more government property abuse

Image: Email, dated May 25, 2017, from Magnolia ISD Superintendent Todd Stephens to Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner Charlie Riley and others in which Stephens confirms that they intend to use the school district’s Administration Building for the band practice of their private musical band which Riley uses to play at events to support his […]

Montgomery County Government “For Sale”, Part 7: Magnolia ISD pretends to lease its trucks to Commissioner Charlie Riley for his personal use, thinks citizens stupid enough to believe

Montgomery County Government “For Sale”, Part 7: Magnolia ISD pretends to lease its trucks to Commissioner Charlie Riley for his personal use, thinks citizens stupid enough to believe

Image: Letter from Magnolia Independent School District to Republican activist Ginger Russell of Magnolia, dated October 27, 2017. Magnolia, November 1 – In order to try to protect Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley, in part, from allegations that he used a Magnolia Independent School District truck for his political campaign, the Magnolia ISD produced […]

Does Montgomery County Commissioners Precinct 2 have a problem?

Magnolia, October 19 – Does Montgomery County Commissioners Precinct 2 have a problem? It certainly seems like it does. Over the past 6 weeks or so, The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, and some active conservative citizens have worked together to investigate the activities of Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley, his predecessor Craig […]

BREAKING NEWS: Grand Jury to hear testimony regarding County Judge Doyal, Commissioner Riley use of County property, services for personal, campaign purposes

BREAKING NEWS! Conroe, October 17 – The Montgomery County Grand Jury will hear testimony from several County employees on Thursday, October 19, 2017, regarding the alleged use of County property and services for personal and campaign purposes by Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley and County Judge Craig Doyal. At least seven current or former […]

As though it’s not bad enough already, Riley announced to the world on October 14 that Magnolia ISD Superintendent Stephens “gave us or let us borrow” school district maintenance workers to help load band equipment and move it around

As though it’s not bad enough already, Riley announced to the world on October 14 that Magnolia ISD Superintendent Stephens “gave us or let us borrow” school district maintenance workers to help load band equipment and move it around

Image: Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley on stage with his “Charlie Riley Band” on October 14, 2017, when he announced to the world on video that he and Magnolia Independent School District Superintendent Todd Stephens let Riley use the services of Magnolia ISD maintenance workers to load and unload their band equipment and transport […]

Commissioner Riley strikes again, uses government property for his political event; Russell calls on DA Ligon to act

Commissioner Riley strikes again, uses government property for his political event; Russell calls on DA Ligon to act

Image: Charlie Riley Band members loading the band’s musical equipment into the Magnolia Independent School District Administration Building around 8:45 p.m., Saturday, October 14, 2017, while using a taxpayer-funded, publicly-owned MISD white transport truck to haul the equipment. The brown pickup truck to the left appears to be MISD Superintendent Todd Stephens’ truck. BREAKING NEWS! […]

Doyal, Riley failed to round up any citizens – without ties to special interests – for their “249 Partnership” presentation at Commissioners Court (part 1 of 2-part series)

Conroe, June 16 – The “citizens” whom Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal and Precinct 2 Commissioner Charlie Riley rounded up to speak in favor of their beloved $73 million 3.6-mile 249 tollway, also known as the Decimation of Hope Highway, all had special interests and ties to the so-called “249 Partnership,” a lobbying group established […]