Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Replacing traffic signals on US 287 at Kearney Street will get underway next week now that workers have moved curbs out at each corner to accommodate the structures. The Texas Department of Transportation says during this phase of the project the old traffic signals will be taken down, and the intersection will not be stop-controlled […]

Clarendon will be full of the Christmas spirit this weekend with local merchant sales, $250 up for grabs, and the fourth annual lighting of the Courthouse. Local merchants are ready to help you find something for everyone on your Christmas list with their Black Friday and Small Business Saturday specials on November 24 and 25. […]

The Broncos shook off the loss to Wellington in their last regular game of the season to defeat Vega in Hereford, 36-14, last Friday night. The win puts them at 10-1 for the year and gave them the Class 2A Division II Bi-District Title. Clarendon will play for the Area Championship on Friday, November 24, […]

The Clarendon City Council is looking for a new person to represent its interests on the Greenbelt Water Authority Board following last week’s council meeting November 9. Gary Campbell who has held Clarendon’s seat on that board for six years told the board he did not wish to be reappointed as his term expires. “I’ve […]

The 1890 Donley County Courthouse was recently photographed as part of new project to publish a pictorial book of all 254 Texas county courthouses. Curtis Smith of Houston retired as a financial planner in 2000 and soon took up photography as hobby after taking pictures on a trip to Europe. “I ended up taking a […]

The winds of change hit the City of Howardwick when voters went to the polls last Tuesday, November 7. Greta Byars was easily elected to the vacant mayor’s seat 75-46, over Mayor Pro-tem Eric Riddle; and Doc Holladay beat Jada Murray for a vacant alderman’s position, 76-44. City Hall said Tuesday that 121 people voted […]

Two traditional Thanksgiving events will be held in Clarendon over the next week. First, the Donley County Ministerial Alliance will host its annual Community Thanksgiving Service this Sunday at 6 p.m. at the Arena of Life Church on Kearney Street. Then next Thursday, on Thanksgiving Day, November 23, the annual Clarendon Community Thanksgiving dinner will […]

The Broncos went up against Wellington, who is a top ten team in the state rankings, last Friday night and were defeated 0-49. The Broncos finished District play in second place to the Skyrockets and will have a playoff game in Hereford Friday night at 7:00 p.m. against Vega. Things just did not go well […]

Donley County citizens will have three opportunities to express their appreciation for America’s veterans during services on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Clarendon College will host a Veterans Day Celebration Thursday night at the Harned Sisters Auditorium beginning at 7:30 p.m. Hedley’s Adamson-Lane Post 287 of the American Legion will host a Veterans Day service on […]

The Clarendon Chamber of Commerce will be putting money in the pockets of four lucky people who shop at home this Saturday, November 11, as local merchants roll out their Christmas wares. A total of $250 in Chamber Cash will be given away with three people winning $50 each and one person winning $100. Every […]