MCVMC Unveils First Monument in New Park

Montgomery County Veterans Memorial Commission’s unveils first monument in new park. A steady drizzle of rain was no obstacle for former Montgomery County Judge and retired United State Marine Cpl. Jimmie Edwards III as he led the charge to unveil the first memorial monument at the site of the new Montgomery County Veterans Memorial Park…

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Former Judge Wants to Move War Memorial Park

Former Judge Wants to Move War Memorial Park While the Montgomery County War Memorial Park was dedicated in 1976 by former President Gerald Ford and then rebuilt in 1987, the park has become one of the community’s best-kept secrets. Located in downtown Conroe next to the Montgomery County Tax Office, the small park is home to something very…

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Veterans Memorial Park to be Decommissioned

Veterans Memorial Park in Conroe to be Decommissioned November 12th. In less than a year, retired U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Jimmie Edwards III has raised thousands of dollars, created the Montgomery County Veterans Memorial Commission and organized the decommissioning and relocation of the Montgomery County Veterans Memorial Park. On Nov. 12, Edwards along with members…

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County Commissioners Allocate $50K for War Memorial; Riley Matches

County Commissioners allocate $50K for War Memorial; Riley matches Since January, former County Judge and retired U.S. Marine Jimmie Edwards III has taken his “loose-knit” group of friends and turned them into a well-oiled machine known as the Montgomery County Veterans Memorial Commission. Now the MCWMC has a board of directors and renderings of the…

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Support for New Montgomery County Veterans War Memorial Mounts

Support for new Montgomery County Veterans War Memorial mounts as plans take shape to decommission old one in November Retired U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Jimmie Edwards III is on a mission to move and expand the Montgomery County Veterans War Memorial, announcing the decommissioning of the current park in downtown Conroe is set for Nov. 12. Edwards,…

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