Monday, October 23rd, 2017

By Carrie Helms, Clarendon Enterprise   Lions Bobbie Thornberry and Jimmy Johnson look over the 40 holiday food baskets the Clarendon Lions Club delivered to local families last week.  The club was just one of several organizations and businesses demonstrating good will toward their neighbors this year.   Every child goes to sleep on Christmas […]

With an infusion of cash from two recent grants, Donley County Commissioners began consideration of adding more work to the restoration of the 1890 Courthouse during a called meeting last Thursday. The scope of the project had been cut drastically last year when the only bid for the job came in over budget. But with […]

Officials with the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) last week outlined future plans for work in Donley County for the 2004-2006 fiscal years. Speaking during a Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) meeting at the Bura Handley Community Building in Wellington last Thursday, area engineer Tracy Cain said $35.2 million will be spent per year in the […]

Texas Comptroller Carole Keeton Rylander delivered $292.2 million in monthly sales tax payments to local governments this month. Rebates to local cities were up over the same period last year. Clarendon received $16,820.94, up 9.86 percent. Hedley’s rebate increased from $258.98 in December 2001 to $659.27 this year. Howardwick saw 5.68 percent increase for a […]

Esequiel A. “Kelly” Lucero, age 95, died Thursday, December 12, 2002.  Services were held in Dumas, Texas, at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 17, 2002, at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Mr. Lucero was born May 22, 1907, in LaLiendre, New Mexico.  He married Marcella Salaz in 1925 in Trementina, New Mexico.  He was […]

Funeral services for Jewel Alene Partain, age 85, were held Monday, December 23, 2002, in the Clarendon Church of Christ with Eddie Stegall, Minister and Don Stone, Minister of the White Deer Church of Christ, officiating.  Burial was held in Citizens Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. Mrs. Partain died […]

By Carrie Helms, Clarendon Enterprise Donley County resident Laban Tubbs is up in arms after two stray .30 caliber bullets from the shooting range at Clarendon Municipal Airport hit his barn and residence early last week. Tubbs made a formal report with the Sheriff’s Office and asked the board of aldermen to investigate the situation […]

Clarendon city officials took further action to clean up property around town last week. During a public hearing on December 12, city aldermen questioned Isaac Huvall about his property at 502 S. Bond Street, on which several complaints had been made. Huvall told the board he didn’t really understand what the problem was. He said […]

AUSTIN – Agriculture Commissioner Susan Combs today urged Texas producers to be on the lookout for the 2002 Census of Agriculture surveys, which will be mailed Dec. 16, and to promptly fill out the report forms on behalf of their operations. “Watch for a large white envelope with the words 2002 Census of Agriculture printed […]

By Carrie Helms, Clarendon Enterprise A new service being set up in Donley County will provide a valuable service to elderly residents and shut-ins, according to Judge Jack Hall. The “Are You Okay?” system is currently being set up through the Donley County Sheriff’s Department. Once established, residents who request the service will be called […]