Monday, December 18th, 2017

Clarendon College joined other Texas colleges, universities, and state leaders this month in launching an unprecedented statewide campaign, called College for Texans, to encourage hundreds of thousands of additional people in Texas to pursue higher education over the next decade and more. CC President Myles Shelton said the campaign has four major goals: Participation, Success, […]

By Cheryl Johnson, Clarendon Enterprise The second annual Donley County Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration will be held on Saturday, December 7, 2002, in Clarendon.  The event is sponsored by the Donley County Tourism Council. The day begins at 9:00 a.m. with the Breakfast with the Star at the Community Fellowship Church.  They will tell a […]

By Cheryl Johnson, Clarendon Enterprise The Howardwick Beautification Club will light up the Nativity Scene at the Howardwick City Park this Sunday, December 1. The First United Methodist Church Youth Band will provide entertainment. Rev. Genoa Goad of the Howardwick Baptist Church will give the invocation. Refreshments will be served at Howardwick City Hall immediately […]

Panhandle Groundwater Conservation District personnel will present information at the Claude Activity Barn in Armstrong County on Thursday, December 12 at noon. PGCD personnel presented information on the 2002 Rainfall Enhancement Program, which ended on September 30, 2002, at the “Range Management Conference” in Wheeler, on October 24 and to a gathering of Roberts County […]

Funeral services of Myrl Cole Brown, age 90, were held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, November 25, 2002, in the Bykota Baptist Church in Amarillo with Jeff Messer of Amarillo and Ricky Dale Brown, grandson of Mrs. Brown, officiating.  Burial was held at 2:30 p.m. in Silverton Cemetery in Silverton under the direction of Robertson Funeral […]

Funeral services for Gene Fontayne Elmore, age 61, were held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, November 27, 2002, in the Community Fellowship Church in Clarendon with Rev. Bryan Knowles, Pastor, officiating.  Burial was held in Citizens Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., in Clarendon. Mr. Elmore died Sunday, November 24, 2002, in […]

Funeral services for Alma Louise Ward, age 82, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 26, 2002, in the First Baptist Church in Claude with Rev. Truman Ledbetter, Pastor of the First Baptist Church in Clarendon, and Edwin Campbell of Clarendon, officiating.  Burial was held at Claude Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral […]

Donley County met with a reversal of fortune of the best kind last week with the news it had successfully met the requirements of a $50,000 challenge grant. The challenge grant came from an anonymous Texas-based foundation which earlier this year donated $100,000 to the restoration of the 1890 courthouse. Donations from local individuals, businesses, […]

Clarendon College officials broke ground last Thursday on a new dormitory complex which will increase the number of beds for on-campus students by 37 percent. The new facility, located on the southwestern side of the campus along Clarendon Avenue will house 80 students and will be set up as suites. Rooms will be open to […]

Texas Comptroller Carole Keeton Rylander delivered $368.9 million in monthly sales tax payments to local governments last week. Rylander sent sales tax rebates of $252.3 million to Texas cities and $20.2 million to Texas counties. Seventy-four special purpose taxing districts received $9.8 million, and Texas’ six metropolitan transit authorities and two city transit departments received […]