Monday, December 18th, 2017

A busy day is in store at the Saints’ Roost Museum as the eighth annual Col. Charles Goodnight Chuckwagon Cookoff gets underway this Saturday, September 28. Museum officials say 12 wagons are signed up to compete for top prizes, and the day will provide great family entertainment for all ages. Two other wagons were scheduled […]

Enrollment is up at Clarendon College this semester, and college officials are looking at more growth in the future. “It’s good, and it’s going to get better,” said CC President Myles Shelton. Preliminary data shows enrollment is up 9.32 percent over the 2001 fall semester. A total of 974 students were signed up for classes […]

Jean Stavenhagen accepts a check for $1,000 from RO Ranch partner Anne Shelton. Also shown are RO Ranch manager Burl Hollar, courthouse carpenter Ferol Shelton, and County Judge Jack Hall. Enterprise Digital Photo   The RO Ranch and the descendants of W.J. Lewis, Sr., donated $1,000 to the restoration of the Donley County Courthouse this […]

A CHS Homecoming Reunion is scheduled for Friday, September 27, for all CHS ex-students and teachers. A pep rally on Friday will kick things off.  It will be held at the High School Gym.  The time has not yet been announced.  There will be a Mexican Pile On Supper at the school cafeteria beginning at […]

Clytis Pebble Rogers Blackerby, age 89, died Tuesday, September 17, 2002, in Clarendon.  Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 21, 2002, in First Baptist Church in Clarendon with Truman Ledbetter, pastor, officiating.  Burial was held in Citizens Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., in Clarendon. Mrs. Blackerby was […]

Funeral services for Carrie L. Kirkland, age 89, were held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, September 23, 2002, at N.S. Griggs and Sons Chapel in Amarillo with Wyley Chaney and Jacky Martin officiating.  Burial was held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, September 23, 2002, at Rowe Cemetery in Hedley under the direction of N.S. Griggs […]

William Smith “Bill” Montgomery, age 88, of Clarendon and Memphis, Texas, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, September 17, 2002. Services were be at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 19, 2002, at the First Presbyterian Church in Clarendon with Lay Pastor Rick Massick officiating.  Burial were Citizen’s Cemetery in Clarendon.  Arrangements were by […]

Hopes for raises in the Donley County Sheriff’s Department were realized last Wednesday when the Commissioners’ Court passed its budget for 2002-2003. The $1.8 million budget was approved by a unanimous vote in a special session of the court and includes significant raises for all personnel within the sheriff’s department. Deputies’ salaries will be increasing […]

Oral arguments before the Court of Appeals in Amarillo have been slated for September 30, 2002, in the ongoing legal battle between former constable Jimmy Swinney and Donley County. Swinney is appealing a January summary judgment by District Judge David McCoy, who ruled in the county’s favor and said county commissioners had not abused their […]

Tickets are on sale now for the seventh annual Col. Charles Goodnight Chuckwagon Cookoff to be held next Saturday, September 28, at the Saints’ Roost Museum. Museum officials say 14 wagons are signed up to compete for top prizes, and the day will provide great family entertainment for all ages. The gate opens at 7:30 […]