Sunday, June 26th, 2016

Clarendon College’s Wyatt Casper won the 2016 National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association saddle bronc riding title this weekend at the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo. Wyatt turned in a score of 73.5 during the final round Saturday night and had a four-ride total of 290 points. In addition to saddle bronc riding, Wyatt competed […]

Clarendon College received word last week that it has been fully reaccredited by the Southern Association of Colleges & Schools (SACS) Commission on Colleges. The official decision of the SACS board came last Thursday and was announced at the regular meeting of the CC Board of Regents, bringing a close to the lengthy decennial accreditation […]

More activities have been added to the lineup for Clarendon’s 139th annual Saints’ Roost Celebration on July 1, 2, and 4. Activities recently updated on the schedule include a washer pitching tournament, a flag retirement ceremony, and the Depression Luncheon. Most of this year’s activities will be happening on Saturday, July 2, as organizers hope […]

The Clarendon Enterprise received two first place plaques last Saturday during the Texas Press Association’s Summer Convention in Montgomery. The Enterprise competed in Division 9 this year and received two third place awards in addition to the plaques. The paper placed first in Feature Photos by Roger Estlack, Morgan Wheatly, and Matthew Martinez. The winning […]

Charles Wayne Smith, 93, died Tuesday, June 14, 2016, in Borger. Funeral services will be Saturday, June 18, 2016 at 10:00 am in the Robertson Saints Roost Chapel in Clarendon with Rev. Gary Gore officiating. Burial will follow in Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon. Arrangements are under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon. Charles […]

Leitha B. Shelley, 57, died Saturday, June 18, 2016, in Clarendon. Rosary was said on Monday, June 20, 2016, in St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Clarendon. Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, June 21, 2016, in the Church with Rev. Arokia Raj Samala as the celebrant. Burial followed at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Clarendon. Arrangements […]

Willie Mae Putman Creager, 102, died Sunday, June 12, 2016, in Mobile, Alabama. Graveside services were held on June 17, 2016 at Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon with Tex Aduddell officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon Willie Mae Putman Creager was born March 29, 1914, in Lakeview to Bill and […]

Mary Sue Robison, 86, died Sunday, June 19, 2016, in Perryton. Funeral services will be Friday, June 24, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. in the First Baptist Church of Clarendon with Rev. Lance Wood officiating. Burial will follow in Claude Cemetery in Claude. Arrangements are under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon. Mary Sue […]

A new face is greeting drivers who push the boundaries of the speed limit in Donley County. Deputy Miranda Betts joined the Donley County Sheriff’s Department as its new traffic officer effective June 1, continuing a lifelong passion she has had. “Being in law enforcement is something I was always interested in from a young […]

Clarendon’s monthly sales tax revenue plummeted when Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar distributed June allocations last week. The city’s collection fell 12.04 percent to $30,692.02 compared to $34,897.06 for the same period one year ago. The June figure brings Clarendon’s calendar year-to-date figure to $188,702.75, a drop of 2.78 percent. June’s allocation was disappointing, especially after […]