Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

Clarendon College Regents approved purchases related to the institution’s new library when the board met July 15. A bid from Check Point Systems was accepted in the amount of $12,750 to install security and theft detection equipment. Seven other proposals ranged from “no bid” to $40,000. Regents also accepted a bid from Indeco, a Belton, […]

Destination Donley County and the Donley County Extension Office are sponsoring Market Day Festival in Clarendon this Friday on the courthouse square.  There will be a watermelon-spitting contest, watermelon-eating contest, watermelon-decorating contest where watermelons can be carved or decorated.  Awards will be given for the largest vegetable and fruit in various categories such as watermelon, […]

The total value of property in Donley County has increased 5.06 percent over last year, according to a report this week from the Donley Appraisal District. The 2004 appraised value for property in the county’s jurisdiction totals nearly $160 million, an increase of $7.7 million over 2003 figures. The average home in Donley County is […]

Graveside services for Betty Jo Molder, age 69, were held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 24, 2004, in Citizens Cemetery with Rev. Bryan Knowles, Pastor of Community Fellowship Church in Clarendon, and Rev. Darrell Burton, Pastor of the Martin Baptist Church in Clarendon, officiating.  Arrangements were under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., […]

Graveside services for Cindy L. Ballard, age 59, were held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, July 26, 2004, in Rowe Cemetery in Hedley with Rev. Bryan Knowles, Pastor of the Community Fellowship Church in Clarendon, officiating.  Arrangements were under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. Mrs. Ballard died Tuesday, July 20, 2004, […]

Graveside services for Earl Stina Cain, age 93, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 28, 2004, in the Claude Cemetery in Claude with Larry Hicks of Clarendon officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. Mr. Cain was born March 21, 1911, in Spanish Fort, Texas, to Richard […]

The Clarendon Board of Aldermen tabled a resident’s request to close the alley behind her house during their regular meeting last Tuesday. Jewell Judd addressed the board and requested the official closing of the alley beside her house in Block 182B. Judd said the alley was not open but that it was not officially closed […]

Destination Donley County Tourism and the Donley County Extension Office are sponsoring Market Day Festival in Clarendon on July 30.  There will be a watermelon-spitting contest, watermelon-eating contest, watermelon-decorating contest where watermelons can be carved or decorated.  Awards will be given for the largest vegetable and fruit in various categories such as watermelon, cantaloupe, cucumber, […]

Services for Lewis L. Foxhall, 88, of Memphis were at 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 16, 2004, at the Saint John the Baptist Episcopal Church in Clarendon with Rev. Ned Creswell officiating. Burial was at Fairview Cemetery under the direction of Hughs Funeral Home of Memphis. Mr. Foxhall died Tuesday, July 13, 2004, in Memphis. He […]

The Clarendon Enterprise was named a winner in the National Newspaper Association’s 2004 Better Newspaper Contest by NNA officials in Columbia, Missouri, last week. The Enterprise will receive a second place plaque for Best Special Issue among newspapers with circulations under 3,000 for its 125th Anniversary Edition, which was published last summer. “As far as […]