Monday, January 22nd, 2018

Area residents are once again promised a full slate of free health screening as well as financial advice at the “Good Health, Much Wealth-Your Choice-Health Fair” scheduled for this Thursday, April 28, at the Bairfield Activity Center from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The health and wealth task force continues its commitment to providing easy […]

Billy Chadwick is the new ruler of the roost following his coronation as the 2005 Donley County Turkey King last Saturday. Chadwick easily defeated Janie Hill and Gay Tibbets to claim the crown and succeed former king Tommy Hill as part of the annual Donley County Turkey Strut Festival. Chadwick also led the field of […]

Donley County citizens spoke in favor of a proposal to reduce the number of polling places available to local voters during a public hearing last Thursday.  Faced with a costly federal mandate to install Direct Recording Electronic (DRE) machines in each polling place by January 1, 2006, county commissioners have proposed consolidating voting boxes within […]

Clarendon College has settled its lawsuit against Reynosa Construction of Amarillo last week, according to information presented at Thursday’s Board of Regents meeting. CC had sued the contractor of the college’s newest residence hall last August, claiming that Reynosa performed faulty and defective work and “failed to construct the building specified in the contract in […]

Funeral services for Martin Cleon Byrd, age 93, were held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 23, 2005, in the Claude Cemetery with Rev. Janet Edwards, Pastor of the First United Methodist Church in Claude, officiating.  Burial was held in Claude Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. Mr. Byrd died […]

Marilyn J. Goatley, age 77, of Hedley died Sunday, April 24, 2005, in Amarillo.  Family graveside services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27, 2005, at locust Hill cemetery in Rush Center, Kansas, with Pastor Bryan Knowles of Community Fellowship Church of Clarendon. Memorial services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, […]

The Clarendon College Ex-Students Association bestowed its new Distinguished Alumnus Award on three former students during the 67th annual Alumni Reunion last Saturday in the Bairfield Activity Center. J. Royce Lummus, Roger Estlack, and the late R.E. Drennan were each recognized for professional and personal achievements, civic responsibility, and continuing interest in Clarendon College. Lummus […]

“Who will be the next Turkey King?” is the question on the minds of local residents as Clarendon prepares to host the annual Donley County Turkey Strut this Saturday. Billy Chadwick has closed the gap and now leads the race to be the 2005 Donley County Turkey King. The official tally at press time had […]

The Clarendon Board of Aldermen were presented a map of the proposed streets for the 2005 street paving program when they met in regular session April 12. City engineers Che Shadle and Michael Adams spoke to the board concerning the street paving project and presented them with a map showing the 66 streets that may […]

Graduates of Clarendon College will reunite during the 67th Annual Ex-Students Reunion on Saturday, April 16. This year’s theme, The 50s, is in honor of the 1955 graduating class. As a special honor, 1955 graduates will receive a Clarendon College Golden Diploma. The graduating classes of 1970, 1975, 1980, and 1985 will also be recognized. […]