Saturday, October 1st, 2016

News

C Bar C team wins third straight title

It was déjà vu all over again when the C Bar C Ranch won the 22nd annual Col. Charles Goodnight Chuckwagon Cookoff last Saturday, September 24. The wagon team members from Hartley bested 13 other teams to claim their third consecutive championship from the Saints’ Roost Museum, placing in four out of five cooking categories on their way to taking first place for Overall Cooking and the champion... [Read more]


City okays 2% trash rate hike

The Clarendon City Council authorized high garbage rates during their regular meeting last Thursday, September 22. The two percent increase is expected to bring in $7,190 in added revenue for the city. City Hall said officials were able to avoid a previously predicted larger rate increase by moving one employee from sanitation to public works. The increase, for most residential accounts, will go up... [Read more]


Editorial: Let Gary debate Hillary, Donald

Editorial: Let Gary debate Hillary, Donald

The first presidential debate of 2016 is now history, and it appears almost certain that the United States is in heap big trouble. Unless, of course, people wake up and take this country back. Businessman Donald Trump is a bombastic firebrand with a questionable grasp on the issues and apparently no concrete plans for much of anything. He has made some major flip flops on important issues and has put... [Read more]


Local woman sentenced in district court

A Donley County case was among the pleas heard by the District Court when it met in Childress last Monday, September 19. District Attorney Luke Inman prosecuted the cases for the State of Texas, with the Honorable Judge Stuart Messer presiding. Lucinda Jean Hearn, 35, from Clarendon, pleaded true to allegations listed in the State’s Motion to Adjudicate and was sentenced to six years in the Institutional... [Read more]


Broncos stampede over Booker

By Sandy Anderberg With their district season looming, the Clarendon Broncos are riding high on the positive momentum they have established in their pre-district schedule. Making a solid statement in their first six games, the Broncos are in control of their game and district season. According to head coach Gary Jack, no team has gotten a 5-0 start since around 1992. Their 61-0 blowout against Booker... [Read more]


Cookoff to be held Saturday

The Old West will come to life this weekend at the Saints’ Roost Museum during the 22nd annual Col. Charles Goodnight Chuckwagon Cookoff this Saturday, September 26. Fourteen wagons are scheduled to compete for top prizes, and other activities include an art exhibit entitled, “The Life and Times of Texas Icon Charles Goodnight” by Lee Cable. Businessman James E. Parkman of Houston is the owner... [Read more]


CC Regents take steps to approve mobile lab

The Clarendon College Board of Regents learned about a new mobile lab that will enhance workforce education opportunities in the CC service area during their regular meeting on September 15. Regents approved the curriculums for the mobile lab, which will include instructional capabilities for coursework in Certified Nurse Aide, welding, and Commercial Drivers License. More details will be released... [Read more]


CEDC makes 24th award under façade grant program

CEDC makes 24th award under façade grant program

One of Clarendon’s newest businesses is the recipient of the latest façade grant from the Clarendon Economic Development Corporation. The Buckin’ Bean, located at US 287 and Parks Street, received a check for $542.50 to help with the cost of signage for the new establishment. CEDC Vice President Jacob Fangman presents a grant to Monica, Kamber, and Chris Childers. Enterprise Photo / Roger Estlack Owners... [Read more]


Broncos dominate Greyhounds

By Sandy Anderberg The Greyhounds never had a chance in the Broncos’ total domination of their game Friday night in Gruver. The Broncos outplayed the Hounds in every aspect of the game and came home with a 36-0 shutout. Clarendon has had a great start going 4-0 thus far and are on track for many more wins in their season. Gruver was out of sync all night and only posted 77 total yards in the game.... [Read more]