Monday, October 23rd, 2017

Increasing enrollment and additional classes are pushing Hedley ISD to build more classrooms, according to School Superintendent Bryan Hill. The Hedley Board of Trustees accepted a bid of Redi-Built Metal Products & Construction for a 30x70x10 steel building with a 4” concrete slab, 3” Fiberglas insulation, six doors, four windows, and all the trim for […]

Students entering Clarendon High School next fall will be met with a more stringent set of graduation requirements. The Clarendon ISD Board of Trustees approved an additional year of math and science to the local requirements when they met in regular session November 26. Next year’s freshmen will have to take a minimum of three […]

The Panhandle Regional 911 Network will be notifying rural Donley County residents of their 911 or physical address this week. City type addresses consisting of street names and numbers will be assigned to homes and businesses in rural areas. Citizens living within an incorporated area will not be affected. The project is a combined effort […]

AUSTIN – Texas Comptroller Carole Keeton Rylander says families saved an estimated $37 million during Texas’ second annual Sales Tax Holiday, held August 4-6. The savings include $29.2 million in state sales tax and $7.8 million in local sales taxes. “My prediction that the second Sales Tax Holiday would be bigger and better than the […]

Clarendon Merchants say shopping at home can pay off big, and they’re putting up $200 in merchant bucks this Thursday during Late Night Shopping. Three lucky people will get the chance to spin Santa’s Wheel for a chance at the jackpot. You must be present to win, and details will be available at participating merchants. […]

Mary Mahdene “Dee” Williams, 82, died Thursday, November 23, 2000.  Graveside services for the family were held Saturday, November 25, 2000, in Abilene Municipal Cemetery with the Rev. Howard Johnson, Methodist minister and cousin of Mrs. Williams officiating.  Memorial services were held Sunday, November 26, 2000, in the First United Methodist Church with the Rev. […]

Funeral services for Ruby Edith May, age 82, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 28, 2000, at the First Baptist Church in Pampa with Rev. Randy White, pastor, officiating.  Burial was held at Westlawn Memorial Park in Borger under the direction of Carmichael-Whatley Funeral Directors. Mrs. May died November 25, 2000, in Amarillo.  […]

The Clarendon Board of Aldermen put a proposed city management contract on hold last week. The city had been considering hiring the Panhandle Regional Planning Commission (PRPC) to provide administrative services to Clarendon. But after a closed session with city employees last Tuesday, the board voted not to make a commitment to PRPC at this […]

“Christmas Cash” loans are available again this year at The Donley County State Bank, The Herring National Bank of Clarendon, and Community Bank.  As last year, local banks are making 0% loans, up to $3,000, available for “Christmas Cash.” Interested parties must make application for a loan with any of the participating banks.  Once your […]

Folks at City Hall have taken on the monumental task of trying correct street addresses throughout Clarendon and are asking for your help. Citizens are urged to check the street addresses on their December water bills to see if the numbers match up to their house or building. The bills will be mailed next week. […]