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Records could fall during Bassmaster Classic on Lake Conroe

By at March 23, 2017 | 8:38 pm | 0 Comment

Almost all said it would take more than 60 pounds - a 4-pound average for 15 fish - to have a chance of claiming the title, with a handful saying the Classic record of 69 pounds, 11 ounces could fall. The Bassmaster Classic record for the heavies... Continue reading

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Conroe Council to consider sign ordinance changes

By at March 22, 2017 | 10:18 pm | 0 Comment

The Conroe City Council is considering changes to a city ordinance that would call for tougher regulations on the size of signs placed throughout the city. In one of several matters covered during a workshop session Wednesday a... Continue reading

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Community tips hat to late cowboy Joe Guinn

By at March 22, 2017 | 10:11 pm | 0 Comment

This week, the Southeast Texas rodeo community tips its hat to a true cowboy with a big heart.Former Montgomery County Fair Association President and Conroe ISD educator Kenneth Earl "Joe" Guinn, 77, who has been involved in nu... Continue reading

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FISHING: Competition fierce at Bassmaster Classic on Lake Conroe

By at March 22, 2017 | 6:30 pm | 0 Comment

MONTGOMERY - Terry Scroggins knows exactly how hard it can be to qualify for the elite field of anglers that get to compete in the Bassmaster Classic every year.After all, Scroggins has participated in the Super Bowl of bass fishing 11 times and has tested the waters at 200 tournaments all across the country since 1999.But the 48-year-old native of San Mateo, Fla., will

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OUTDOORS: Fishing tournament results

By at March 22, 2017 | 4:50 pm | 0 Comment

CONROEBASS Tuesday Night Tournament 3/14/17 held at Lakeview Marina45 teams entered 1. Colby Bryant and Jeff Randolph - 13.02 pounds2. Julian Clepper and Tony Murray - 11.54 pounds3. Mike Parsons and Danny Isabel - 10.47 pound... Continue reading

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OUTDOORS: Lake Conroe fishing report

By at March 22, 2017 | 4:37 pm | 0 Comment

Fishing on Lake Conroe was slow last week but picked up Sunday. The water in the main lake is clear and the water temperature is 65 degrees this morning at the dam according to the San Jacinto River Authority. The water level... Continue reading

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Bassmaster Classic brings a big catch to Houston area

By at March 22, 2017 | 1:53 pm | 0 Comment

Professional bass fishing's annual pinnacle event plays out this week on Lake Conroe's 21,000 flooded acres and the field of Houston's Minute Maid Park as 52 of the past year's most successful anglers in the high-stakes, high-profile arena of compe... Continue reading

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SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Mays, Nillen lead Oak Ridge in rout of College Park

By at March 21, 2017 | 9:48 pm | 0 Comment

Mak Mays and Haley Nillen each drove in three runs as the Lady War Eagles won 14-2 (five innings) over College Park in a District 12-6A contest.Mays was 2-for-3 (one double) and scored three runs. Nillen tripled while going 2-f... Continue reading

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Safety on Lake Conroe top priority for 2017 GEICO Bassmaster Classic

By at March 21, 2017 | 9:00 pm | 0 Comment

LAKE CONROE – Thousands of spectators are expected to crowd around Lake Conroe to watch 52 anglers fish for the 2017 GEICO Bassmaster Classic. While managing spectators on land and in the water alongside the anglers and normal weekend boat traffic might sound daunting, lake patrol deputies with the Montgomery County Precinct 1 Constable's Office will be out in full

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Conroe woman indicted for January crash

By at March 19, 2017 | 6:51 pm | 0 Comment

A Conroe woman was indicted Thursday after police say she critically injured three people in a crash in January while she was driving intoxicated.Caryn Stucky, 53, is facing three counts of intoxication assault after being arre... Continue reading

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Rotarians lead St. Patrick’s Day Parade in downtown Conroe

By at March 19, 2017 | 6:50 pm | 0 Comment

Downtown Conroe was awash in green Friday afternoon, as the 21st (or is it the 22nd?) St Patrick's Day Walking Parade made its way around the square amid laugher, cheers and a bit of Irish music. Parade Co-Founder and Rotarian ... Continue reading

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March 15-19 time line of events

By at March 18, 2017 | 10:10 pm | 0 Comment

March 18, 1892 First issue of Conroe Enterprise is published as a weekly paper by editor, Fred F. Mayfield, later becoming the Conroe Courier by 1895. March 18, 1898 In Bobbin (later Dobbin) Bubbles, it was reported that someon... Continue reading

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Agriculture a foundation of county’s history

By at March 18, 2017 | 10:05 pm | 0 Comment

A lot can happen in a century, and Montgomery County is no exception. Now the quickly expanding county is established, balancing economic growth and historic preservation, but over 100 years ago the area was vying to make a nam... Continue reading

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Chalk Up Conroe brings artistic touch to Founder’s Plaza

By at March 18, 2017 | 8:54 pm | 0 Comment

Artists knelt on the concrete ground with brightly colored pieces of chalk and set their imaginations free on the 10 x 10 spaces at the Conroe Founder's Plaza Saturday.The artists of all ages and skill levels filled the downtow... Continue reading

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2007 forgery halts Burkett’s latest appeal attempt

By at March 18, 2017 | 4:51 pm | 0 Comment

The Court of Criminal Appeals refused to accept an application for an appeal by Jason Burkett on Wednesday, citing forged affidavits he filed in a separate 2007 appeal. Burkett was convicted alongside Michael Perry for the murd... Continue reading

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Charles Hereford remembered as accounting innovator, beloved family man

By at March 17, 2017 | 10:33 pm | 0 Comment

A great leader and mentor, Charles Ray Hereford made an indelible mark on his community and the world of accounting, but he will be remembered best as a loving father and husband by his family.Hereford passed away on Tuesday at... Continue reading

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Restaurant workers accused of soaking mentally disabled man with dirty mop water

By at March 17, 2017 | 1:22 pm | 0 Comment

MILWAUKEE — Restaurant workers are accused of attacking a mentally disabled man with dirty mop water at a McDonald's on Milwaukee's east side. Continue reading

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Montgomery passes Historic Fernland Park professional photography fee

By at March 16, 2017 | 7:09 pm | 0 Comment

Known for its historic buildings, log cabins and festivals, photographers often eye Fernland Historic Park in Montgomery for scenic wedding shots, senior portraits and more. But now the wagon wheel backdrops will come with a co... Continue reading

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Patience wears thin on Buffalo Springs Bridge repair work to begin in Montgomery

By at March 16, 2017 | 6:04 pm | 0 Comment

Montgomery resident Amy Font, 53, watched the flood water swallow Buffalo Springs Bridge and push debris down the canal behind her waterfront property during spring 2016 rains. Nearly one year later, she is speaking out about t... Continue reading

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Fishing Tournament Results

By at March 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm | 0 Comment

CONROEBASS Tuesday Night Tournament 3/7/17 held at Lakeview Marina25 teams entered1. Charles Bebber and David Curtis - 18.12 pounds2. Jeff Randolph and Colby Bryant - 13.76 pounds3. Joe Byrd and Lamar Ward - 12.90 pounds4. Jess... Continue reading

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Lake Conroe Fishing Report

By at March 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm | 0 Comment

The fishing on Lake Conroe is good in spite of the weather fronts rolling through. The water is clear in the main lake and a little stained in the backwaters when it rains. The water temperature is 63 degrees at the dam and if... Continue reading

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Historians keep Willis tobacco farm memories alive

By at March 15, 2017 | 9:09 am | 0 Comment

In the 1890s, Willis grew 90 percent of the tobacco in Texas within five miles of its town, with a population of only about 800 people. While the city's rapidly growing population shot up to more than 6,000 people, its tobacco ... Continue reading

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Civil War vet returns to Willis, becomes active in politics

By at March 15, 2017 | 9:08 am | 0 Comment

A Willis-area family with three sons in the Civil War continues to leave an impact on Montgomery County today. Not only did the Lewis family have three sons in the Civil War, son John Lewis Jr. returned to the area and became v... Continue reading

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March 9-15 timeline of events

By at March 15, 2017 | 9:07 am | 0 Comment

March 14, 1911 Obie L. Etheridge, debonair and single at age 23, stops off a train into Conroe and is hired by Pete West to work at The Conroe Courier. By 1919, he owns The Courier. He marries a local girl, Hilda Beasley, and e... Continue reading

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