Sunglasses, bullets, and storks: Montgomery County Hospital District raises taxes despite enormous cash reserve

Sunglasses, bullets, and storks: Montgomery County Hospital District raises taxes despite enormous cash reserve

Image: Oakley Flak Draft sunglasses retail for $226 a pair. You’ve to admit that buying Oakley sunglasses is just a way too cool method of spending your tax dollars! Here’s what you should know about your tax dollar expenditures: (1) Oakley Plutonite Lenses offer 100% UV Protection filtering of all UVA, UVB, UVC and harmful blue […]

Children’s Hope PAC gears up to oppose Conroe ISD’s $676 million bond package, reorganizes

Children’s Hope PAC gears up to oppose Conroe ISD’s $676 million bond package, reorganizes

Image: The Children’s Hope PAC announced late Sunday, August 25, 2019, that the organization’s Board voted to oppose the Conroe Independent School District’s $676 million bond package. Conroe, August 26 – The Children’s Hope PAC, the organization which led the opposition to the Conroe Independent School District’s (CISD) $807 million bond election which voters rejected […]

“It’s Hammer Time” to air at noon today, asking the tough questions to Reed, Whatley

Conroe, June 8 – “It’s Hammer Time,” the popular show that renowned television Producer-Director Bill Brenza has brought to Montgomery County airwaves, will air today at 12 noon on Facebook and YouTube, on MCP.TV. The host, who is the Publisher of The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, will interview Republican leader Reagan Reed and […]

Fahrenthold’s reform fight results in major electoral victory for anti-establishment candidates for April Sound POA

BREAKING NEWS! Conroe (April Sound), June 4 – Citizen-activist Andrea Fahrenthold’s two-year fight to bring reform to the April Sound Property Owners Association (ASPOA) resulted in a major electoral victory for reformers Adam Majeski, Evelyn Taylor, and Brent Thor in the ASPOA election held on May 19, 2018. After two weeks of anxious waiting, the […]

County Clerk Mark Turnbull makes outstanding budget presentation, shows historical efficiency of his County Clerk’s Office

July 26 – The highlight of yesterday’s “budget workshop” before the Montgomery County Commissioners Court was County Clerk Mark Turnbull’s budget presentation for his County Clerk’s Office and for the Court Collection Department. Turnbull made a video in which he explained the historical levels of his Office’s budget in comparison to what he termed the […]

BREAKING NEWS! Several Montgomery County elected officials show courage, support for Ham’s integrity and stand against political bullying

Conroe, June 1 – Numerous Montgomery County elected officials showed support for City Councilman Duane Ham at his political fundraiser on Thursday, June 1, 2017, at an outdoor restaurant on Lake Conroe. Last Friday, May 26, 2017, local political consultant Marc Davenport threatened Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal that if Doyal continued to communicate or […]

The Golden Hammer’s Local “Week in Review”

Conroe, February 19 – Here’s some highlights of what happened in politics and government in Montgomery County during the past week. “County Attorney Lambright Ghost-Edits, Partly Writes Fake News Story in Courier Blog to Slam Critic Yollick; Agador Sparatacus Exposed” (February 10, 2017). County Attorney J.D. Lambright ghost-wrote a Courier article under a reporter’s name to […]