Monday, October 23rd, 2017

Hazel “Pat” Patterson Guill, 86, died July 17, 2006 in Dayton. Services were held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday July 20, 2006, at the New Life Assembly of God Church in McLean, with Pastor Z.A. Myers officiating. Burial was in Hillcrest Cemetery in McLean. Services were under the direction of Bailey-Ware Funeral Home in McLean. Mrs. […]

The title of the best small weekly newspaper in West Texas went to The Clarendon Enterprise, following the results of the West Texas Press Association’s 2005 Better Newspaper Contest. The Sweepstakes Award was presented to the Enterprise during the WTPA’s 76th annual convention held here last Saturday. The local paper received three first place plaques […]

AUSTIN – Donley County’s unemployment rate was up in May and June after falling in April, according to information released by the Texas Workforce Commission. Even though the jobless rate is higher, the workforce in Donley County has grown from 1,814 in April to 1,909 last month, and the number of people employed has grown […]

Fun, laughter, and Texas hospitality were the hallmarks of the 76th annual West Texas Press Association’s summer convention in Clarendon last week. The world’s largest regional press association gathered here Thursday, Friday, and Saturday with a registered attendance that surpassed last year’s convention in San Angelo and boasted more attendees than any other regional press […]

Texas’ most unique candidate for governor was in Clarendon last Friday to address local residents and members of the press during the 76th Annual West Texas Press Association Summer Convention. “I’m the only candidate without a humor bypass,” Richard “Kinky” Friedman told the more than 100 people assembled in Clarendon College’s Bairfield Activity Center as […]

Mauvine Hood Chamales, 85, died Friday, July 14, 2006, at Lubbock. Services were held at 10:15 a.m. Tuesday, July 18, 2006, in the Church of Christ in Claude with Kent Watson, Minister, officiating. Graveside services followed in Claude Cemetery. Services were under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. Mrs. Chamales was born […]

Barbara Gayle Gambill Ford, 63, died Saturday, July 15, 2006 at Amarillo. Services were held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 19, 2006, in First United Methodist Church in Clarendon with Rev. Bryan Knowles, Baptist Minister, and Chris Ford, family member, officiating. Interment followed at Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon. Services were under the direction of […]

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has released a new guide to help agricultural producers enhance security at the farm level, announced Bruce Ferguson, County Executive Director for the Donley County Farm Service Agency (FSA). “There is no one-size-fits-all approach to protecting agriculture, but the ‘Pre-Harvest Security Guidelines and Checklist 2006’ is a guide that addresses […]

Clarendon’s economy remains strong with sales tax receipts recording their ninth straight month of growth, according to information released by Texas Comptroller Carole Keeton Strayhorn last week. The comptroller said the state received $1.49 billion in sales tax revenue in June, up 15.6 percent compared to June 2005. “The strong Texas economy continues to generate […]

Clarendon will welcome more than 90 registered attendees during the West Texas Press Association’s 76th annual convention this week. Convention chairman and WTPA First Vice President Roger Estlack and the staff of The Clarendon Enterprise are hosting the event, which has been designed to showcase Donley County and leave a positive lasting impression on the […]