On County Attorney’s advice and against County Judge Doyal’s direction, Budget Officer Carter begins to release budget documents

BREAKING NEWS! Conroe, June 18 – At the urging and advice of Montgomery County Attorney J.D. Lambright, new Budget Office Director Amanda Carter has begun to release the request budgets from each County Department for Fiscal Year 2019 to this newspaper, after an Open Records Act request on May 31, 2018. Carter began releasing a […]

Lambright announces major government openness effort to Citizens Budget Committee

Conroe, June 8 – Montgomery County Attorney J.D. Lambright announced a major open government initiative during the Citizens Budget Committee meeting on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, at Sheriff Rand Henderson’s Policy Academy Classroom. Lambright made a presentation regarding his budget during the meeting and explained the major change he is proposing. Lambright wants to make […]

Montgomery County Attorney Lambright sets Treasurer Davenport straight about open government after her childish presentation

Montgomery County Attorney Lambright sets Treasurer Davenport straight about open government after her childish presentation

Image: Montgomery County Treasurer Stephanne Davenport and County Attorney J.D. Lambright discussed the Open Records Act request for Davenport’s County’s Treasurer’s policies and procedures manual before the Commissioners Court on Tuesday, December 19, 2017. Davenport seeks to hide her policies and procedures from the public. Lambright believes the policies and procedures of Davenport’s County Office […]

Montgomery County Treasurer Davenport to violate Texas Open Records Act, Texas Open Meetings Act in attempt at government secrecy

Montgomery County Treasurer Davenport to violate Texas Open Records Act, Texas Open Meetings Act in attempt at government secrecy

BREAKING NEWS! Image: Embattled Montgomery County Treasurer Stephanne Davenport. Conroe, December 16 – In trying to hide her government office policies and procedures from the public, County Treasurer Stephanne Davenport is seeking to violate both the Texas Open Records Act/Public Information Act and the Texas Open Meetings Act together. Ignorance and viciousness are a bad […]

Afternoon Extra! The Golden Hammer Publisher files suit against SJRA to seek withheld downstream flooding planning documents

BREAKING NEWS! Conroe, October 17 – The Publisher of The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, as Publisher and individually, filed suit against the San Jacinto River Authority (“SJRA”) to seek a writ of mandamus to compel SJRA to release portions of two documents SJRA has admitted are the only flood control and downstream mitigation […]