Montgomery County, Woodlands Township in warlike feeding frenzy over CARES Act funds: Noack said, “I think an apology should be issued”

Montgomery County, Woodlands Township in warlike feeding frenzy over CARES Act funds: Noack said, “I think an apology should be issued”

Image: Wild dogs tearing apart a baby oryx accurately depict the appearance of the Montgomery County Commissioners Court on March 9 and the Woodlands Township Board on February 24, 2021, when they fought with each other and leveled harsh accusations in a fight over CARES Act funds. Bunch accused the Montgomery County government of “theft,” […]

Three dominant political action committees in Woodlands Township election beg question: is the incorporation question just a power grab?

Three dominant political action committees in Woodlands Township election beg question: is the incorporation question just a power grab?

Image: One side of the Woodlands Township Future PAC’s mailer for the November 3, 2020, General Election, in which four Woodlands Township Board of Directors seats are up for election. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports The Woodlands, October 29 – Three political action committees now seem focused on the question of whether The Woodlands should […]

Woodlands Township’s contract for horse patrols sows confusion about non-public safety function

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports The Woodlands, September 15 – The Woodlands Township Board of Directors has received recent criticism from residents who want the quaint mounted patrols to continue in the Town Center area of the giant subdivision. Clearly, however, the actual contract for the Alpha and Omega Mounted Patrol, the national company providing […]

Special Reporter Shirley corrects Courier’s poor journalism re Woodlands Township election

Charles Shirley, Special Reporter to The Golden Hammer Yesterday’s Conroe Courier had an article by Jeff Forward about the five candidates for The Woodlands Township races who filed on the last day of filing.  See “5-new-hopefuls-round-out-candidate-slate.” One of the former candidates was Amanda Beth Beasley née Cockrell (who has since been kicked off the Township […]

Woodlands Township Board intends to adopt no new taxes tax rate and conservative, reduced spending, budget on September 10

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports The Woodlands, August 19 – The Woodlands Township, the governing entity for The Woodlands, Texas, with a $133.7 million budget currently, has made clear that it will adopt an exemplary budget which will include substantial spending reductions and no increase in taxes for Fiscal Year 2021. It’s refreshing news for […]

Editorial: For salaries of $178,134.34 per year, it’s time for Montgomery County Commissioners to do their job!

Editorial: For salaries of $178,134.34 per year, it’s time for Montgomery County Commissioners to do their job!

Kelli Ann Cox, Publisher, The Golden Hammer It’s truly unbelievable. Why can’t the County Commissioners and the Montgomery County Judge do their jobs? They surely are able to collect their paychecks. We pay members of the Montgomery County Commissioners Court $178,134.34 per year in salaries. In addition to that, they receive $71,788.14 in annual benefits, for […]

Bouche, Yollick lambaste democrats who call for restrictions on Free Political Speech during elections during Woodlands Township Board meeting

Bouche, Yollick lambaste democrats who call for restrictions on Free Political Speech during elections during Woodlands Township Board meeting

Image: Candidate for Republican Party Chairman Jon Bouche lambasted democrats for their calls for restrictions on Free Political Speech during elections in a citizen comment at the Woodlands Township Board of Directors meeting on Wednesday, November 20, 2019. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports The Woodlands, November 21 – As democrats find more and more that […]

Ugly 2020 Election Forecast, Part 1: democrats’ dirty tricks portend ugly election for Montgomery County

Ugly 2020 Election Forecast, Part 1: democrats’ dirty tricks portend ugly election for Montgomery County

Image: democrat Carol Stromatt, an elected member of the Woodlands Township Board of Directors, sat on a campaign table of Montgomery County Republican Party Vice Chairman Reagan Reed in order to block people from seeing his political message on Election Day, Tuesday, November 5, 2019. Montgomery County, November 7 – There are two local reasons […]