Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

No cookoff ever had better weather than when the Saints’ Roost Museum held its 20th annual Col. Charles Goodnight Chuckwagon Cookoff last Saturday, September 27. From start to finish the sun shone through scattered clouds and just a slight breeze kept attendees comfortable as 12 chuckwagon teams competed and the C Bar C wagon of […]

A Donley County Jury acquitted a man of Sexual Assault after a three day trial September 18. Josh Williams was accused of the crime, which allegedly took place on December 9, 2011. The incident was reported December 16 of that year, and Williams was indicted by the Grand Jury on March 6, 2012, and subsequently […]

Clarendon Aldermen formally approved $1.817 million budget during their regular meeting last Tuesday, September 23. The budget addresses several needs of the city, including money for a designated summer caretaker for Prospect Park, continued money for contract code enforcement services, and money providing for the position of city administrator, although the board has not yet […]

I love Jesus for many reasons, one of which happens to be beer. In terms of food and drink, I think alcoholic beverages are among the greatest blessings we have received from our Creator. Aside from the variety of great flavors and the relaxing effects of alcohol (in moderation of course), alcoholic beverages have played […]

The ancient and beautiful Arabian civilization that once flourished has putrefied and disintegrated. It will not be good and virtuous again in my lifetime, if ever. Yet, President Obama has once again led us into the frenzied internal affairs of Iraq and Syria, both societies long gutted of any meaningful virtues, long before the US […]

By Sandy Anderberg The Clarendon Broncos have had a tough pre-district season. They have played several top ten state-ranked teams and have battled every Friday night with pride wearing the maroon and white. Last Friday night, the Broncos ended their pre-district season with a 20-63 loss against Booker. “I’m glad our non-district schedule is over,” […]

Donley County 4H members have been busy in September with exhibits at the Tri-State Fair and the annual club banquet. Local 4H members had exhibits in the following categories, Clothing & Textiles, Photography, Culinary, Agronomy, Horse Show, Livestock Judging, Poultry, Swine and Beef Projects. Individual results were as follows: Photography: Chardy Craft, 3rd Place Computer […]

Joyce Jo Haire, 71, died Thursday, September 25, 2014, in Amarillo. Graveside services were held Saturday, September 27, 2014, in Rowe Cemetery in Hedley with Rev. Paul Dunn, Pastor of the Bethel Baptist Church of Canyon, officiating. Burial followed at Rowe Cemetery in Hedley. Arrangements were under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon. […]

By Roger Estlack, Clarendon Enterprise It’s been a whirlwind year for Clarendon’s Morgan Hysinger, going from a college student to a bestselling author in a short time. Writing a Scottish time-traveling romance wasn’t where Hysinger thought her career path would lead when she graduated from Clarendon High School in 2009. The daughter of two educators, […]

Western heritage will be the hallmark of the 20th annual Col. Charles Goodnight Chuckwagon Cookoff this Saturday, September 27, on the grounds of the Saints’ Roost Museum. Fourteen wagons are scheduled to compete for top prizes, and other activities include a photographic exhibit focused on Quanah and Cynthia Ann Parker and a public program, entitled […]