Monday, October 23rd, 2017

Funeral services for John Clarence Hill, age 70, were held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 24, 2006, in Rowe Cemetery in Hedley with Rev. Bryan Knowles, retired Baptist Minister from Clarendon, officiating.  Arrangements were under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. Mr. Hill died Sunday, January 22, 2006, in Amarillo.  He […]

Funeral services for Irene Rhodes Jones, age 93, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, January 23, 2006, in Robertson Chapel of Memories with Rev. Tom Garmon, minister of the First United Methodist Church in Clarendon, officiating.  Burial was held in Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. […]

Funeral services for William Eugene McCampbell, age 49, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 21, 2006, in the St. Stephens Baptist Church in Clarendon with Rev. Melvin Brooks, Pastor, Elder Roy Williams, and Rev. Jim Kelly, officiating.  Burial was held at Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., […]

A Lelia Lake man is out on bond this week and is facing charges of Indecency with a Child. Gabriel M. Callis, age 30, allegedly had inappropriate contact with a 13-year-old girl on New Year’s Day during a sleepover, according to Donley County Chief Deputy Randy Bond. The girl told her mother about the incident […]

Dry conditions are activating emergency measures to assist local agricultural producers. The Donley County Farm Service Agency announced Monday the approval of emergency haying and grazing of Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) acreage in Texas.  “Texas continues to experience severe drought conditions and a severe shortage of forage,” said Ferguson. “The authorization of emergency CRP haying […]

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was remembered and praised by two people whose lives had been personally connected to his during a birthday celebration for the slain civil rights leader at Clarendon College last week. The event was hosted by the Vera Dial Dickey Library under the leadership of Jewel Houston. Opening remarks were given […]

Years of hard work paid off Tuesday when the Fox Sports Network gave national recognition to the Clarendon Bronco baseball team for its work to improve McClellan Field. A camera crew and Dave Knobler of “High School Spotlight” visited the team and interviewed senior Quentin West and talked to Coach Brad Elam. Lee Wikle of […]

Guymon, Okla., resident Dorothy L. Haar, 72, passed away Friday, January 6, at Morton County Hospital in Elkhart, Kan. The daughter of Betrice (Aaron) and Stanford Odell Johnson, she was born April 26, 1933, in Groom. Dorothy attended Stratford schools and was united in marriage to J.B. Jacobs in 1951, and they had three children: […]

Funeral services for Jiggs Land, age 86, will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, January 19,  in Robertson Chapel of Memories with Rev. Darrell Burton, Martin Baptist Church pastor, officiating.  Burial will be held at Rowe Cemetery in Hedley with military honors under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc. Mr. Land died Monday, […]

Strong sales continue to produce higher tax receipts for the City of Clarendon this month as Texas Comptroller Carole Keeton Strayhorn reported her monthly figures last week. Clarendon finished calendar year 2005 more than nine percent ahead of 2004, and it has started this year with another significant increase. The city’s January rebate totals $22,976.97, […]