Witnesses thwart robbery, nab fugitive

Citizens took matters into their own hands Friday night, chasing, capturing and holding a suspect until police arrived. The incident occurred around 11 p.m. in the parking lot of Steel City Pizza on Sawdust Road, where a man approached a pregnant woman, demanded money and pushed her to the ground. The v...
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Fire and ice keeps everybody busy

Fire and ice keeps everybody busy

For Montgomery County firefighters, Saturday was busy to say the least. According to Asst. Fire Marshal Scott Burlin, 117 service calls were made, which included fires and automatic alarms. Many commercial buildings had sprinkler system pipes that froze. As temperatures rose, the pipes thawed, activatin...
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Conroe on ice

Temperatures dropped to nearly the teens early Monday in Conroe. Time and temperature billboards around the county became a popular photographic item. TxDOT responded several times over the past few nights to the intersection of Frazier and Highway 75 to sand and salt the intersection as ground water se...
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Pct. 4’s new suspect holding cells- you won’t believe what they were originally!

Recycling of everything from newspapers and aluminum cans to batteries and even cell phones has increased over the last few decades, but a local law enforcement official and a county commissioner may have found some uncharted territory. When Pct. 4 Constable Kenneth “Rowdy” Hayden took office a year ago...
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