Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Two men narrowly escaped with their lives last week when Hedley was the site of two separate train collisions within 24 hours. Fire fighters look over the remains of Rodney McCracken’s semi-truck. The Hereford man was hit by a BNSF train last Thursday at Hedley. Enterprise Digital Photo   The first accident happened Thursday, July […]

A major power failure last week plunged most of Clarendon into darkness and threatened the water supply for towns as far south as Crowell.   Workers for AEP-West Texas Utilities took down the historic WTU sign from the front of their Kearney Street office in Clarendon last week in preparation for closing the office later […]

Nickless Devin (left) participating in activities at the Johnson Space Center in Houston. Nickless Devin of Clarendon was one of 25 Texas high school students who spent a week at the Johnson Space Center in Houston using their math and science skills to design a human mission to Mars. Devin was nominated by State Senator […]

On July 8, thirteen area girl scouts with five leaders left on a trip to Washington and Canada.  The girl scouts were Lacie Fincher of Wellington; Jessica Noland, Whitney Rodgers, Caitlin Smith, Ashley Stansbury, and Erika Thompson, all of Amarillo; and Laura Dziedzic, Meghan Gribble, Valerie Taylor, Lydia Hartman, Melissa McAnear, Kelsey McQuien, and Treva […]

Hedley duo Dustin Monroe and Roger Wade made an impressive showing at the Six-Man Coaches Association all-star game between the North and East boys at Monterey last week.  The Hedley athletes played for the North team. Monroe led the team in scoring with 17 points for the game.  Wade scored a total of 12 points […]

WASHINGTON, DC – The US House of Representatives Monday afternoon passed H.J. Res. 72, legislation that will ratify the Red River Boundary Compact between Texas and Oklahoma and help put an end to a border dispute that dates back 200 years. The bill, which was introduced by US Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-Clarendon), was approved by […]

Funeral services for Mary Frances Caraway McCully, age 87, of Lee’s Summit, MO, were held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 27, 2000, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church under the direction of Langsford Funeral Home in Lee’s Summit. Mrs. McCully died on Sunday, July 23, 2000 at Lee’s Summit Hospital.  She was born June 30, […]

 Funeral services for Robert “Bob” Walter Clifford, age 68, of Quinlan, Texas, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 23, 2000, at Quinlan Funeral Chapel with Rev. Ben Smith officiating.  Burial was held in Lakeside Memorial Park under the direction of Quinlan Funeral Home. Mr. Clifford died Thursday, July 20, 2000, in Greenville, Texas.  […]

Funeral services for Maya Rose Gillespie, infant, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 15, 2000, at Memorial Park Cemetery in Dalhart with Pastor Leon Laney, Spiritual Life Center in Dalhart, under the direction of Hass Funeral Home in Dalhart. Maya died Wednesday, July 12, 2000, in Dumas. Survivors include her parents Bryan and […]

American Electric Power (AEP)-West Texas Utilities (WTU) Clarendon office will remain open for customers to make bill payments until July 31, 2000.  After this date the front office will be closed for all customer transactions. “We announced in February that the office would remain open until September 30, 2000; however, personnel changes have made it […]