Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Several local youth from Donley County will participate in the 2005 Houston Livestock Show set to begin March 2. Youth participating from the Hedley FFA include Austin Adams, Brady Montgomery, Brandon Montgomery, Brayden Montgomery, Caden Farris, Cole Farris, Denver Chambless, Deston Chambless, Dustin Thomas, Haley Chambless, Jasie Sargent, John Mark Patterson, Julie Woodard, Kristen Dwight, […]

A proposal in the Texas Legislature could result in Clarendon’s Medical Center Nursing Home receiving more than $168,000 in funding per year. MCNH Administrator Alan Graham says the Texas Nursing Facility Continuation Act would allow the state to tap into currently unused federal dollars that are available for Medicaid beds in nursing homes. Graham, who […]

“Knowledge is knowing…or knowing where to find out,” was once stated by Alvin Toffler, an American writer and former executive editor of Fortune magazine. For students at Clarendon College, “where to find out” is the new $1.3 million Vera Dial Dickey Library, which will host a grand opening celebration and symbolic book pass Thursday, February […]

Funeral services for Ora Pearl Farris, age 87, were held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, January 17, 2005, in the First Baptist Church in Hedley with Bright Newhouse, Church of Christ Minister from Clarendon, and Rev. Bruce Howard, Pastor, officiating.  Burial was held in Rowe Cemetery in Hedley under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, […]

Funeral services for Connee Marie McAnear, age 52, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, January 17, 2005, in the Lifeway Fellowship Baptist Church in Amarillo with Dr. Randy Davis, Pastor, officiating.  Burial was held at 4:15 p.m. in Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon with Rev. Bryan Knowles, Pastor of the Community Fellowship Church in Clarendon, […]

Clarendon Aldermen approved two new ordinances governing poultry in the city limits and the dumping of appliances when they held their regular meeting last Tuesday. Ordinance 354 amends rules governing livestock inside the city to include chickens, turkeys, guineas, pheasants, quail, ducks, and geese and sets limits on the number birds that can be kept […]

Charle Watts and Paul Goetze exhibited the top animals in the Beef Division during the annual Donley County Junior Livestock Show last Saturday at the Clarendon Community Center. Watts’ Grand Champion Steer was purchased by Bailey’s and Ag Credit of Texas, and Goetze’s Grand Champion Heifer was purchased by Greenbelt Electric Coop and GreenLight Gas. […]

Third grade students at Clarendon Elementary raised more than $2,000 last week during a fundraiser for children who were victims of the South Asia Tsunami. The fundraiser began Friday, January 7, and ended Friday, January 14, with the students beating their original goal of $600 by Tuesday and raising a total of $2,107.06. The funds […]

Funeral services for Lily B. Pafford Bagwell, age 93, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 12, 2005, in the First Baptist Church in Claude with Rev. Jess Little, Pastor, and Rev. Brett Hoyle of Claude, officiating.  Burial was held in Claude Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. Mrs. […]

Funeral services for Rosa Mae McGowan Mears, age 79, were held at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, January 9, 2004, in the Clarendon Church of Christ with Don Stone of Clarendon and Eddie Stegal, church ministers, officiating.  Burial was held at Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. Mrs. […]