Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Funeral services for Dorothy Fae Whitlock, age 85, of Amarillo, Texas, were held Thursday morning, December 16, 2004, at 10:00 a.m. in Trinity Baptist Church, Amarillo, with Dr. David Evans officiating.  Burial was in Memory Gardens Cemetery by Schooler Funeral Home.  Mrs. Whitlock died Monday morning, December 13, 2004. Mrs. Whitlock was born May 12, […]

Memorial services for Lee Scrivner, Jr., age 79, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 2, 2004, in Robertson Chapel of Memories with Rev. Darrell Burton, Pastor of the Martin Baptist Church, officiating.  Cremation was held on Tuesday, December 21, 2004, in Vega under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. Mr. […]

Funeral services for Elsie Irene Bodkin Petty, age 91, were held at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 22, 2004, in the Olton Cemetery with Rev. Sharon Wiese, Pastor of the Olton First United Methodist Church, officiating.  Arrangements were under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. Mrs. Petty died Sunday, December 19, 2004.  […]

WHITE DEER – The Panhandle Groundwater Conservation District approved 178 Initial Production Permits covering 200,815 acres during 2003-04, the largest number of permits granted in recent memory, according to the District’s Annual Report released today. “We are keenly aware of many applicants’ desire to export water out of the District,” said C.E. Williams, general manager […]

The 1890 Donley County Courthouse will be featured in a documentary airing on PBS stations in Texas sometime next year. Texas Foundation of the Arts President Jim Bailey and a cameraman were in Clarendon last Friday to film the Romanesque Revival style structure, which was the subject of a $3.9 million restoration between 2000 and […]

School finance will be the most important issue facing the Texas Legislature when it convenes next month, according Sen. Robert Duncan (R-Lubbock). Speaking to a group of more than 30 citizens in the Donley County Courthouse Tuesday afternoon, Duncan said a recent district court decision declaring the Robin Hood system of school finance to be […]

Funeral services for Jonnie Mae Eppers Wilson, age 74, were held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, December 10, 2004, in the First Baptist Church in Hedley with Rev. Bruce Howard, Pastor, officiating.  Burial was held in Rowe Cemetery in Hedley under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. Mrs. Wilson died Wednesday, December […]

Clarendon Elementary students traveled to Shamrock to compete in the Fall UIL Literary Meet.  The meet, which is held each fall, provides Clarendon Elementary students the opportunity to compete with the five other elementary schools in the 1A District.  This is the fourth consecutive year that the students in Clarendon have earned first place honors. […]

Late Night Shopping continues this Thursday with several downtown merchants participating on Kearney Street until 8 p.m. The Chamber of Commerce is supporting Late Night Shopping this year by giving away $100 in Christmas Cash each Thursday between now and Christmas. Shoppers can register from 5 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. at any participating Christmas Cash […]

The City of Clarendon is seeking input from the community and moving forward in the process of planning improvements at City Park following a public hearing last Wednesday evening at the Clarendon High School Auditorium. Much of the discussion during the hearing centered on making improvements to the existing baseball fields in order to have […]