Texas Attorney General Paxton chides Conroe ISD for phony claims of privilege to avoid transparent release of documents; still no Budget

Texas Attorney General Paxton chides Conroe ISD for phony claims of privilege to avoid transparent release of documents; still no Budget

Image: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton overruled Conroe Independent School District’s phony claims of exemptions under the “attorney-client privilege” in an effort to avoid releasing documents in response to a Public Information Act request. Conroe, October 15 – Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton overruled Conroe Independent School District (CISD) and its General Counsel Carrie Galatas […]

Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District to appeal TWDB bureaucratic ruling, votes to move back towards transparency

Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District to appeal TWDB bureaucratic ruling, votes to move back towards transparency

Image: Geologist Mike Thornhill presented a proposal, which he and geohydrologist Bob Harden prepared, to begin a comprehensive study of the interaction between groundwater pumpage and subsidence in Montgomery County, to the Lone Star Groundwater District Board of Directors at their Tuesday, July 9, 2019, meeting. The Board accepted the proposal to begin the study […]

Editorial: Texas citizens must demand our school districts to boycott manipulative PBK Architects, make clear school district employees who engage in their methods will lose their jobs

Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer PBK Architects’ conduct of Conroe Independent School District’s $807 million bond referendum, which failed to win on May 4, 2019, reveals a pattern and practice of corruption which PBK Architects has led but which literally dozens of school districts have followed for two decades since the architecture firm began to include […]

Riley’s plan to terminate political opponent Human Resources Director Dodi Shaw, favoritism towards one developer (contributor), lowlight November 13 Commissioners Court meeting

Conroe, November 26 – The November 13, 2018, Commissioners Court meeting was a Precinct 2 Montgomery County Commissioner Charlie Riley free-for-all of spending and attempted political hits. The embattled Riley, already under one criminal indictment and the main target of a pending Montgomery County Grand Jury investigation, took his anger out on Dodi Shaw, the […]

LSGCD President Melder, newly-elected Board moving towards transparency, rejecting pressure to over regulate groundwater

Conroe, November 24 – Despite resistance from anti-citizen General Manager Kathy Jones, Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District (LSGCD) Webb Melder and the newly-elected Board of Directors are beginning to shift the unnecessary regulatory agency towards transparency. Melder ordered LSGCD GM Jones to re-post the agenda for the November 27, 2018, 3 p.m. Board of Directors […]

Charlie’s gibberish: Montgomery County Commissioner Riley easily makes most ignorant comment of the day during July 25 Commissioners Court budget workshop

Conroe, July 26 – Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley easily made the most ignorant comment of the entire day, July 25, 2018, of the Montgomery County Commissioners Court budget workshop. In response to a request by Montgomery County Attorney J.D. Lambright to hire an additional attorney and a legal assistant and buy some computer […]

Retired County Treasurer Martha Gustavsen endorses Melanie Pryor Bush over incumbent Davenport

Conroe, January 4 – Retired Montgomery County Treasurer Martha Gustavsen, one of the most popular figures in the history of Montgomery County politics, has endorsed Conroe Independent School District Board of Trustees President Melanie Pryor Bush to replace incumbent County Treasurer Stephanne Davenport. Gustavsen had hired Davenport as a secretary in the County Treasurer’s Department […]

Seven dictatorial examples jump out in November 14 Commissioners Court meeting agenda

Conroe, November 13 – Government succeeds at dictatorship utilizing three techniques: secrecy, destruction of the rights of freedom, and the raw wielding of power. On Tuesday, November 14, 2017, the Montgomery County Commissioners Court will meet and spend millions of citizen dollars. Since Craig Doyal became the County Judge and Charlie Riley became Precinct 2 […]

Trump has no plans to block scheduled release of JFK records

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he doesn’t plan to block the scheduled release of thousands of never publicly seen government documents related to President John F. Kennedy’s assassination. “Subject to the receipt of further information,” he wrote in a Saturday morning tweet, “I will be allowing, as President, the long blocked and classified […]