Saturday, October 10th, 2015

Hedley will be the place to be this weekend with the 64th annual Cotton Festival taking place Friday and Saturday, October 9 and 10. The Hedley Lioness Club will get things going Friday with a Chili & Stew Supper at 5 p.m. The club will also be selling chances on a quilt. After the supper, […]

A proposed water recreation project for Clarendon was the topic of a town hall meeting attended by more than 50 people Monday night at the Bairfield Activity Center. Clarendon Alderman and project steering committee chairman Sandy Skelton welcomed those attending and gave a brief overview of the opportunity before the community. In July, an anonymous […]

They say time flies when you’re having fun, and it certainly appears to be the case as your editor marks 20 years on the job this month. Two decades is a milestone to be sure. Some folks might say that’s a good point to shift directions. In my case, it puts me just under half-way […]

Thomas Byron “Tom” Shults, 93, died on Saturday, October 3, 2015, in Memphis. Services were held on Tuesday, October 6, 2015, in the First Baptist Church in Clarendon with Rev. Lance Wood, officiating. Burial followed at Becton Cemetery in Becton, Lubbock County, Texas. Arrangements were under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon. Tom […]

Willie Lou Morris, 83, died Monday, September 28, 2015, in McLean. Services were held on Thursday, October 1, 2015, in the Cowboy Church in McLean with Casey Carter, officiating. Burial followed at Hillcrest Cemetery in McLean. Arrangements were under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors of McLean. Willie Lou was born September 11, 1932, in […]

Melvin Russell Guinn, 57, Saturday, October 3, 2015, in Memphis. Memorial services were held at 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 7, 2015, in the First Assembly of God Church in Memphis with Ronnie Lambert, officiating. Burial followed in Rowe Cemetery in Hedley. Cremation & arrangements are under the directions of Robertson Funeral Directors of Memphis. Melvin […]

William Harold Browning Jr. died in Amarillo on October 4, 2015, at the age of 66. Services were held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 7, 2015, in the Vega Church of Christ with Brad Thompson officiating. Graveside service will be at 1:00 p.m. in Clarendon at Citizens Cemetery. Arrangements are by Robertson Funeral Directors of […]

Stephen “Steve” Vaughan, 62, of Amarillo, died Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015. Memorial services were held on Monday, Oct. 5, 2015, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd. Steve was born Sept. 5, 1953, in Clarendon, to Kenneth and Melba Vaughan. He graduated from Clarendon High School and […]

The public is invited to a Town Hall meeting to discuss a possible water recreation project next Monday, October 5, at 6 p.m. in the Clarendon College Bairfield Activity Center. An anonymous benefactor has offered a $500,000 challenge grant to the City of Clarendon for the purpose of building a pool or water park, and […]

The C Bar C Ranch gave a repeat performance at the 21st annual Col. Charles Goodnight Chuckwagon Cookoff last Saturday, September 26, winning the event for the second year in a row. Fourteen wagons in all competed on the Saints’ Roost Museum grounds as the Hartley-based C Bar C placed in four out five food […]