Monday, October 23rd, 2017

Hedley sent seven teams to the UIL Academic District Meet in Happy, and four came away with team championships on March 22. Stephen Howard won seven gold medals, leading the Number Sense and Science Teams to wins and setting a new school record in district Number Sense.  He also won golds in Chemistry, Physics, and […]

The 24th annual Clarendon College Judging Contest is slated for Saturday, April 2; and with the more than 2200 high school FFA and 4-H students from across the Texas Panhandle an economic boom is expected. In fact, the Best Western Hotel is booked solid for April 1. “Anytime we’re full it’s good,” said Manager Steve […]

The Clarendon Board of Aldermen approved the engineering contract for the 2005 street paving program when they met in regular session March 22. The action marks another step toward paving approximately 50 blocks of city streets this year. City Administrator Sean Pate told the board that the city should have the money from the recently […]

Clarendon College Regents voted to increase tuition and fees for the coming academic year when they met in regular session March 24. The board raised tuition by $3 per semester hour, the building-use fee by $4 per hour, and the out of district rate by $2 per hour. CC President Myles Shelton said the action […]

Funeral services for Perry Edward Jordan, age 68, of Glendale, Arizona, were held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, March 25, 2005, at the Hansen Mortuaries in Phoenix, Arizona.  Burial was held at Resthaven Park Cemetery in Glendale, Arizona, under the direction of Hansen Mortuaries. Mr. Jordan died March 22, 2005.  He was born in Clarendon […]

Memorial services were held Friday, March 18, 2005, for Sam Owens, Jr., of Weatherford, Texas, at 1:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church with the Rev. Ronnie White from Cross Plains officiating. Sam was born November 15, 1927, in Amarillo to Sam and Cassie Owens.  He grew up in Hedley, where he received his elementary […]

Funeral services for William Harold Browning, age 85, were held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, May 23, 2005, in the Clarendon Church of Christ with Eddie Stegall, minister, and Lynn and Brad Thompson, grandsons, officiating.  Burial was held in Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., in Clarendon. Mr. Browning […]

Following in the footsteps of Hedley track athlete Jaci Copelin, two Clarendon students have come forward with another effort to raise funds for a local expectant mother who has been diagnosed with cancer. Audrey and Hadley Jones, who are respectively eighth and sixth graders at Clarendon Junior High, had never known of Amy Polito, until […]

Amigo’s Mexican Café is no more, but Jesus and Dora Hernandez are smiling bigger than ever in their new home at the J.D. Steakout. After almost eight years in their old location on East US 287, the Hernandez family has moved several blocks west to the corner of West US 287 and Jefferson Street and […]

Former Donley County Sheriff Jimmy Thompson died Monday, March 21, in Amarillo. He was 70 years old. Services were held here Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the Church of Christ with Rev. Bryan Knowles, pastor of Community Fellowship Church, and Eddie Stegall, minister, officiating. Burial with military honors was conducted in Dozier Cemetery with arrangements […]