Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Several new activities have been added to this year’s Saints’ Roost Celebration which will be held June 30 through July 4. Cowboy Church will be held on Sunday at 7:00 a.m. with special guest Bunk Skelton of Cowboy Ministry in White Face, Texas.  They will have Cowboy Gospel Music for the service.  The church will […]

The Clarendon Enterprise brought home the Sweepstakes Award from the Texas Press Association’s 2000 Better Newspaper Contest this past Saturday in Arlington. This is believed to be the first time a Donley County newspaper has won the top award from the TPA. “We’ve won four first place plaques in the last two years from the […]

Willard Skelton and Ethelyn Grady have been named the 2000 Pioneer Man and Woman of the Year by the Clarendon-Donley County Chamber of Commerce. Skelton was born here in 1916 and has lived his whole life in Clarendon. He was a traveling salesman for about 30 years. Grady, age 79, was born northeast of Clarendon. […]

Funeral services for J.W. Hood, age 73, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 22, 2000, in Robertson Chapel of Memories with Lance Wood of Hardesty, Oklahoma, officiating.  Burial was held in Citizens Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc. Mr. Hood died Monday, June 19, 2000, at Granite Shoals, Texas.  He […]

Funeral services for Orvis Jean “Jeannie” Cates, age 50, were held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, June 23, 2000, in Robertson Chapel of Memories with Brian Gochenour, Minister of the Clarendon Church of Christ, officiating.  Burial was held in Citizens Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc. of Clarendon. Ms. Cates died Tuesday, […]

A new grant will expand technology education beyond the classrooms of Clarendon ISD and across generations. The Texas Education Agency awarded $674,698 to the school district last Tuesday from the 2000 Technology Integration in Education (TIE) initiative, a state program funded through the federal Technology Literacy Challenge Fund. The 100 percent grant will provide funds […]

By Cheryl Johnson Plans are shaping up for Clarendon’s 122nd annual Saints’ Roost Celebration, and there are plenty of activities for young and old to enjoy during the five-day celebration. Because Independence Day falls on a Tuesday this year, activities will be held across five days. The celebration begins on Friday, June 30, with the […]

The Clarendon Board of Aldermen met in regular session June 13, 2000, at 7 p.m. in the Board Room of City Hall. The hanger rental at the airport was discussed. Current and former local pilots expressed concern that they were being asked to carry the entire expense of operating the airport. The pilots outlined the […]

By Jackie Boyd The Area I FFA Leadership Conference was held in Clarendon earlier this week.  About 200 FFA members graced the Clarendon College campus Monday through Wednesday for wild games, crazy stunts, and a lot of exceptional leadership training. The Leadership Conference was a three-day event in which Area officers conduct several different workshops […]

The Donley County Commissioners’ Court last week approved a contract for architectural services for the restoration of the 1890 Courthouse. The contract was an important step for the county to keep with the project timeline set up by the Texas Historical Commission (THC). The court met over several days in order to negotiate the best […]