Monday, October 23rd, 2017

For three weeks, no one has won the jackpot during Late Night Shopping; but this Thursday evening someone will go home with $400 in Christmas Cash. Several participating merchants on Kearney Street will be open until 8:30 p.m., and the drawing will be held at 8 p.m. Five lucky individuals will spin the wheel for […]

A Hedley High School senior remains hospitalized this week after being seriously injured in a one-vehicle rollover December 14. Britney Upton, age 18, was traveling south on FM 1547 between Memphis and Quail when the accident occurred, according to Department of Public Safety spokesman Daniel Hawthorn. For an unknown reason, the young woman lost control […]

Trust and friendship are two things that cannot be bought, and the new management team at Suna AutoMall says they intend to earn both from customers in Clarendon and the surrounding area. The General Motors dealership has begun a management contract that will culminate with the sale of the business to Stanley Automotive Enterprises on […]

Funeral services for Cecil W. “Spud” Hawkins, age 92, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 14, 2005, at the Elmer Methodist Church in Elmer, Oklahoma, with Milton Gage and Joe Longley officiating.  Burial was held at  Mountain Park Cemetery under the direction of People’s Cooperative Funeral Home in Lone Wolf, Oklahoma. Mr. Hawkins […]

Graveside services for Thelma Jean Williams Merchant, age 80, were held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 15, 2005, in Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon with Rev. Bryan Knowles, Baptist Minister, officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., in Clarendon. Mrs. Merchant died Monday, December 12, 2005, in Amarillo.  She was born […]

J. Royce Lummus born on January 31, 1920, in Clarendon, Texas, went to be with the Lord on December 14, 2005, in San Antonio, Texas.  Services were held Wednesday, December 21, 2005, at 9:00 a.m. in the Sunset Memorial Funeral Chapel in San Antonio.  Burial followed at Sunset Memorial Park in San Antonio under the […]

Funeral services for Marie Mildred Wilson Bartley, age 89, will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 22, 2005, at the First United Methodist Church in Claude with Rev. Janet Edwards, Pastor, officiating.  Burial will be held in the Claude Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. Mrs. Bartley died […]

No big winner last week means the jackpot has climbed to $300 in Christmas Cash for this week’s Late Night Shopping drawing this Thursday. Several participating merchants on Kearney Street will be open until 8:30 p.m., and the drawing will be held at 8 p.m. The Chamber of Commerce is supporting Late Night Shopping this […]

Sales tax receipts for local cities increased again this month, according to information released Friday by Texas Comptroller Carole Keeton Strayhorn. The Clarendon economy produced a sales tax allocation for December 21.51 percent higher than the same time a year with the city receiving $20,640.18 this month. The city will close the calendar year having […]

A Hedley man was injured in a one-car accident last Thursday when his car ran off a county road. David Forbes, age 52, was recovering Monday in University Medical Center in Lubbock, according to Department of Public Safety Trooper Chad Simpson. Forbes was northbound on County Road 24 when his 2000 Pontiac Grand Prix traveled […]