Monday, December 18th, 2017

The sounds of jackhammers filled the square last Thursday as work began on the restoration of the 1890 Donley County Courthouse. Commissioners met in called session October 17 and approved a $2.78 million contract with Phoenix 1 Restoration and Construction of Dallas. The signing follows months of negotiations as the contractor, the county, its architects, […]

In conjunction with the 2002 Gray County Centennial activities, author Delbert Trew of Alanreed, has published a new book entitled The RO Brand which chronicles the life of Alfred Rowe, founder of McLean and the RO Ranch. In addition to all known references published about Rowe, the new book presents original photographs received from the […]

The Donley County VFW Post 7782 announced today that the Veterans Day Program will be held on November 11, 2001, at 11 a.m. at the Donley County War Memorial located on the Courthouse Square. The ceremony will be scaled down this year from past years due to Veterans Day falling on Sunday morning. The public […]

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-Clarendon) was appointed last week as a Conference Committee Member for the FY 2002 Defense Authorization Act. This marks the fourth year in a row that Thornberry has been named to the Conference Committee. He was appointed by Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert. The Conference Committee is […]

Leon Church, County Agent Susan Combs, Commissioner of the Texas Department of Agriculture, has asked the County Extension Agents across Texas to get a message out to all agricultural producers to be vigilant in these troubled times. We in agriculture have always known that a safe, reliable food supply has been an important part of […]

Funeral services for Stephen Wayne Harmon, age 49, were held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, October 22, 2001, in the First Baptist Church in Hedley with Rev. Bruce Howard, Pastor, officiating.  Entombment was held at 2:30 p.m. in Memory Gardens Cemetery Mausoleum in Pampa under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. Mr. […]

Funeral services for Imogene Doyle Kerr, age 76, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 23, 2001, in the First Baptist Church in Claude with Rev. Gerald Aalbers, Pastor, and Rev. Jim Brown of Lubbock, officiating.  Burial was held in Claude Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. Mrs. Kerr […]

Funeral services for George Lewis Stone, age 91, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, October 19, 2001, in Robertson Chapel of Memories in Clarendon with Don Stone, Minister of the White Deer Church of Christ, officiating. Burial was held in Silverton Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. Mr. Stone […]

Cheryl Johnson, Clarendon Enterprise The fate of Hedley’s annual Cotton Festival still hangs the balance following a successful 50th anniversary celebration last Friday and Saturday. Attendance was better this year than previous years, and Janie Hill with the Hedley Homemakers said she thought the festival went well. “It was one of the biggest we’ve had […]

The Clarendon Board of Aldermen met October 9 in regular session and heard from representatives of the Texas Department of Health regarding public safety issues. TDH officials John Huss and Robert Badger discussed health issues related to livestock being kept in populated areas. TDH can use state ordinances to protect the public safety regardless of […]