Read election Q&A's with Conroe, Montgomery-area candidates

(Community Impact Newspaper staff)
(Community Impact Newspaper staff)

(Community Impact Newspaper staff)

See who is on the ballot in our Conroe and Montgomery coverage area in the upcoming election. Early voting is Oct. 13-30. Election Day is Nov. 3.

U.S. House

Q&A: Meet the candidates for US House District 8

Candidates running for U.S. House District 8 answered questions prior the the Nov. 3 election.

Texas Senate


Q&A: Texas Senate District 4 candidates share their legislative objectives


Incumbent Republican Brandon Creighton, Democrat Jay Stittleburg and Libertarian Cameron Brock are in the race for the Texas Senate seat that covers portions of the Greater Houston area.

Texas House

Election Q&A: Texas House District 15

Texas House District 15 candidates Lorena McGill and Steve Toth answer questions prior to the Nov. 3 election.

Montgomery County

Candidates for Montgomery County Precinct 1 commissioner discuss county spending, top issues ahead of November election


Mike Midler and Robert Walker will face each other Nov. 3.

Candidate Q&A: Montgomery County 457th Civil Court

Candidates Marc Meyer and Vince Santini discuss issues with the newly created 457th District Court in Montgomery County.

Conroe

Election Q&A's: 3 candidates to face off for Conroe City Council Place 1

The position is currently being held by Duane Ham, who is running for re-election. Brandon Polk and Todd Yancey are also running.

Election Q&A's: Conroe City Council Position 2 candidates

Two candidates are running for Conroe City Council Position 2.

Q&A: Conroe City Council Place 5 candidates discuss experience, goals

Six candidates are vying for the Conroe City Council Place 5 seat.

Montgomery

Q&A: City of Montgomery mayor


Incumbent Sara Countryman will go up against Bill Clevenger in the race for mayor in the city of Montgomery this November.

Q&A: Montgomery City Council Position 4 candidates discuss the city's biggest challenges, economic development

Julie Davis and Nick Haddad are in the race for Montgomery City Council Position 4.

Conroe ISD

Q&A: Meet the candidates running for Conroe ISD board of trustees Position 6


Stacey Chase and Ashley Fehrle are the candidates running for the school board seat.

Q&A: Meet the candidates for Conroe ISD board of trustees Position 7

Miesha Weaver and incumbent Scott Moore are running for the school board seat.

Montgomery ISD

Election Q&A: Montgomery ISD Position 1


Montgomery ISD candidates Jim Dossey and Mike Hopkins answer questions prior to the November election.

Q&A: Meet the candidates for Montgomery ISD board of trustees Position 2

Shawn Denison and Adam Simmons are running for the school board seat.

Q&A: Meet the candidates for Montgomery ISD board of trustees Position 3

Laurie Turner and Ron Herridge are running for the Montgomery ISD board seat.

Willis ISD

Q&A: 4 candidates running for Willis ISD board of trustees Position 2

Learn more about the four candidates running for Willis ISD board of trustees Position 2.

Q&A: 2 candidates to face each other for Willis ISD board of trustees Position 7

Learn more about the two candidates running for Willis ISD board of trustees Position 7.

Andrew Christman, Adriana Rezal, Ben Thompson and Eva Vigh contributed to this report.


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The clinic will continue operations through 5:30 p.m. Feb. 27.

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The two-level “grocerant” features a full dining experience and a grocery store.

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Snow covers I-45 in Houston during a winter storm that hit Texas the night of Feb. 14. (Shawn Arrajj/Community Impact Newspaper)
Legislators probe energy officials over power failures, lack of preparation heading into winter storm

The Texas Legislature held hearings Feb. 25 with energy companies including Oncor Electric Delivery and the Electric Reliability Council of Texas in response to last week’s historic winter storm, which left millions of Texans without electricity for days.

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Keith Luechtefeld spoke with Community Impact Newspaper about some of the short-term and long-term repercussions of the storm as well as some of the reasons why so many homes saw burst pipes during the freezing weather.

Winter Storm Uri led to closures across the Greater Houston area during the third week of February. (Courtesy Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County)
‘It’s been a rough year for us’: Expert explains economic effects of winter storm, ongoing pandemic in Houston region

“It's been a rough year for us economically; it's been a rough year for us public health wise. It's just been a rough year for us psychologically—first the coronavirus and then the freeze," said Patrick Jankowski, senior vice president of research with the Greater Houston Partnership.

The $560 million central processor, which is part of the new Mickey Leland International Terminal, will replace the parking garage for terminals D and E. (Courtesy Houston Airport System)
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The international central processor, which is part of the new Mickey Leland International Terminal, will replace the parking garage for terminals D and E.

As many as 31 stores across nine states will be shuttered as Fry's Electronics shuts down due to market changes and the pandemic. (Courtesy Qygen, Wikimedia Commons)
Fry's Electronics calls it quits after nearly 36 years in business

As many as 31 stores across nine states will be shuttered as Fry's Electronics shuts down due to market changes and the pandemic.

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ERCOT: Texas power system was less than 5 minutes from collapse during winter storm

ERCOT's CEO offered details into what led to the massive blackouts that left millions of Texans in the cold last week.

Emerging technology and alternative energy sectors could help ease the blow of an oil and gas industry downturn in Houston caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, a Houston-area economist said. (Courtesy Visit Houston)
Greater Houston area could see economic relief from pandemic around mid-2021, economist says

Emerging technology and alternative-energy sectors could help ease the blow of the downturn in Houston's oil and gas industry caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.