Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Funeral services for Waymon Arliss Holt, age 74, were held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, July 28, 2003, in Robertson Chapel of Memories in Clarendon with Rev. Curtis Johnson, nephew of Mr. Holt, and Stephen Paulson of Temple, officiating.  Burial was held in Citizens Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. […]

The Clarendon Board of Aldermen is seeking more information following a presentation on a federal flood management program. Weldon Sears with the local NRCS office described the program during last Tuesday’s regular city meeting. If Clarendon qualifies, federal funds could be obtained to build or work on flood control structures which could benefit city property […]

Several county offices were relocated over the weekend to take advantage of the renovated 1890 Donley County Courthouse. The county judge’s offices, treasurer’s office, and the Commissioners’ Courtroom are now located on the first floor of the Courthouse. The county attorney’s office and the adult probation office are located on the second floor. District court […]

As Texans gear up for the annual Tax Free Holiday school-shopping spree, local merchants are cutting prices and rolling out the red carpet for local buyers. Texas Comptroller Carole Keeton Strayhorn has announced that the annual Sales Tax Holiday is coming up August 1-3. “I love the Sales Tax Holiday. It’s the one time when […]

The Clarendon Board of Aldermen this week called for a special election to be held September 13 for the purpose of issuing $2.5 million in certificate of obligation bonds. City leaders took the action in a called session Monday after receiving a petition signed by 122 citizens last week, which stopped the issuance without voter […]

Joe Heathington, Sr., age 81, died at 12:13 p.m. on Saturday, July 19, 2003, at his residence in Tulia.  Masonic graveside services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 23, 2003, at Rose Hill Cemetery under the direction of Wallace Funeral Home. Mr. Heathington was born November 27, 1921, in Donley County, Texas, where […]

Funeral services for Ripley Albert “Rip” Snyder, age 90, were held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 19, 2003, in the First Baptist Church in Groom with Rev. David Kelly, Pastor, officiating.  Burial with military honors was held in the Groom Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. Mr. Syder died […]

District Judge David McCoy sentenced Max Rippetoe of Clarendon to five years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Institutional Division last Monday. Rippetoe came before the court on a motion to revoke probation filed by District Attorney Stuart Messer.  Rippetoe was placed on felony probation for five years on May 20, 2002, for the […]

The Donley County Courthouse resumed its role as an official place of county business Monday when the commissioners’ court held a special session there. “This is a very historic day for our county,” said Judge Jack Hall in opening the meeting. “Perhaps another commissioners’ court met on a day like this one 112 years ago […]

For the third year in a row The Clarendon Enterprise has won the right to the title of the best small weekly newspaper in West Texas, following the results of the West Texas Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest. The Sweepstakes Award was presented to the Enterprise during the WTPA’s 73rd annual convention in Lubbock last […]