Woodlands Township election results likely mean voters won’t have complete information to decide whether to incorporate, create city government

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports The Woodlands, November 9 – In June, 2020, after a presentation by the Novak Consulting Group, which received over $1 million to conduct a “study” about incorporation of a city government for The Woodlands, Director Ann Snyder noted that the report was still an “interim report” which left out many […]

Has the world gone upside down? Fourteen leaders opine why conservatives want Woodlands incorporation while liberals don’t

Has the world gone upside down? Fourteen leaders opine why conservatives want Woodlands incorporation while liberals don’t

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports The Woodlands, October 2 – During the past two days, The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, has asked sixteen community leaders in and around The Woodlands why it seems that conservatives are supporting more government through incorporation of The Woodlands as a city, while liberals or members of the so-called “political […]

Anti-incorporation forces gather behind Dotson, Hannon to oppose Woodlands formation as city

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports The Woodlands, September 29 – A reception for Woodlands Township Board of Director candidates Jimmie Dotson and Dan Hannon drew out the prominent leadership of the anti-incorporation forces in The Woodlands last Wednesday, September 23, 2020, in a gathering at The Signorelli Companies headquarters. The event, which former Township Director Nelda […]

Guest Editorial, Jon Bouche: Let The Woodlands incorporation games begin

Guest Editorial, Jon Bouche: Let The Woodlands incorporation games begin

Image: Jon Bouche is one of the most highly respected conservative Republican activists in southeast Texas. Jon Bouche, GuestEditorialist to The Golden Hammer Let The Games Begin…… The Woodlands stands at a crossroads right now over the question of incorporation.  And although voters won’t be able to vote “yes or no” on the question of incorporation […]

Guest Editorialist Danny Signorelli: Forget about “hometown” Woodlands if incorporation occurs

Danny Signorelli, Guest Editorialist to The Golden Hammer Say “goodbye” to the “hometown” Woodlands, if you turn this place into a city. The reason most of us moved here was to enjoy the small town atmosphere where we didn’t need to worry about policemen writing tickets, regulators trying to control how we live, and high taxes. […]

Precinct 3 Commissioner Noack discounts benefits of Woodlands incorporation during Commissioners Court discussion

Conroe and The Woodlands, October 24 – With Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner James Noack spearheading the discussion, the Montgomery County Commissioners Court made clear that a transition to a municipality by the Woodlands Township would be substantially more costly than some presently believe. “I want to clarify some mis-information,” Noack said during the regular […]

Hausman, Cook to speak at Eagle Forum on Woodlands incorporation, CISD’s $677 Million bond

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, October 3 – The Montgomery County Eagle Forum will host a double header of prominent citizen leaders tonight at 6:45 p.m. at Incredible Pizza, 230 South Loop 336 West, in Conroe. Peggy Hausman will speak on “Woodlands Incorporation,” while Kelli Cook will speak on the “Conroe ISD’s $677 Million […]

Woodland takes 1-shot lead over Rose in US Open

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The toughest test in this U.S. Open might be more about nerves from chasing history than Pebble Beach. Gary Woodland held it together Saturday with bold plays and two unlikely pars for a 2-under 69, giving him a one-shot lead over Justin Rose and his first appearance in the final […]