Monday, October 23rd, 2017

The Clarendon Enterprise received first place honors Saturday during the Texas Press Association’s 125th annual summer convention in Austin. The local paper was awarded first place in Division 9 (Small Medium Weeklies) in Sports Photography for pictures taken during the 2002-2003 Hedley varsity basketball season. The Enterprise also received third place in Feature Writing for […]

The Clarendon College Board of Regents voted last Thursday to place the name of a Memphis woman on the college’s new library. The $1.3 million facility, now under construction, will be known as the Vera Dial Dickey Library and is expected to be ready for use by the spring 2005 semester. Dickey passed away in […]

An Amarillo man was killed at Lake Greenbelt Monday night after high winds picked up his boat and dropped it on top of him. Guadalupe Ortega, Jr., and his girlfriend, April Baca, were attempting to better secure Ortega’s 18-foot aluminum pontoon boat on the shore near the north end of the Greenbelt Dam when the […]

High winds gave Howardwick a beating Monday night, but residents there are giving thanks that no community members were hurt. “Everybody’s safe,” said Mayor Nancy Davis, who admitted the storm did shake up the town. “We’re walking ghosts some of us, but I’m so proud of this community. I can’t say enough about the good […]

Graveside services for David Eugene Carlson, age 51, were held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, June 21, 2004, at Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon with Rev. Darrell Burton, Pastor of Martin Baptist Church, officiating.  Burial was held with Marine Corps military honors.  Arrangements were under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. Mr. Carlson […]

Graveside services for Velma M. Knight, age 87, was held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, June 22,  in Fairview Cemetery in Pampa with Pastor Leland Lewis, First Assembly of God Pastor, officiating.  Arrangements were under the direction of Carmichael-Whatley Funeral Directors of Pampa. Mrs. Knight died June 19, 2004, in Clarendon.  She was born February […]

Post Commander Dale Powers of VFW Memorial Post 7782 of Clarendon and Carol Holden District 9 Department of Texas VFW President presented Donley County Sheriff’s Deputy Mike Spier with the National Veterans of Foreign Wars of the US National Life Saving Award.  Deputy Spier was honored for attempting to save the lives of two citizens […]

Results from the TAKS test administered to the students at Hedley schools this spring are in, and the administration is very pleased with the outcome. Students in grades three through eleven were given the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) exam this year, and Hedley ISD superintendent Bryan Hill says the results look good. […]

The Clarendon Board of Aldermen voted last Tuesday to begin charging contractors and utility companies who bring tree limbs to the city’s recycling center. Commercial customers will be charged $1 per running foot per trailer. A 16-foot trailer would cost $16 to dump. City Administrator Sean Pate said blades on the city’s chipper are having […]

Michael Bryan Harlan, 21, of Amarillo, died Saturday, June 12, 2004. Services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 19, 2004, at the Community Fellowship Church in Clarendon with Pastor Bryan Knowles officiating and assisted by Pastor Kent Winters.  Burial will be held in Citizens Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, […]