Monday, October 23rd, 2017

Helen Marilyn Johnson, 71, died Saturday, September 23, 2006, in Childress. Services were at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 26, 2006 in Robertson Chapel of Memories in Clarendon with Rev. Bryan Knowles, Retired Baptist Minister, officiating. Burial was in Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon. Services were under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. […]

Venita Crocker Mastin, 84, died Saturday, September 16, 2006, in Clarendon. Private burial was held at the Claude Cemetery on Monday, September 18, 2006. Services were under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon. Venita was raised in a loving farm family in Godly, Texas. She had four sisters and one brother. As […]

James Moffett, 61, of Panhandle died Sunday, September 24, 2006, at Amarillo. Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 28, 2006, at Calvary Baptist Church in Panhandle with Brent Childers, pastor, officiating and Aaron Laverty assisting. Graveside services will be at 2:00 p.m. at Citizens Cemetery. Arrangements are by Rector Funeral Home […]

AUSTIN – Agriculture Commissioner Susan Combs announced this week that the Texas Department of Agriculture will accept applications September 29 to November 13 from eligible livestock producers impacted by drought who qualify for payments under the federally-funded Livestock Assistance Grant Program. On September 29, applications will be available on TDA’s Web site at www.agr.state.tx.us; at […]

Enrollment figures at Clarendon College this semester are a mixed bag, according to CC President Myles Shelton. Following the 12th class day on September 15, the total number of students at all CC locations is down slightly from 1,123 last fall to 1,105 this year, but more of those students are going to school fulltime. […]

Top honors went to the JL Wagon from Abilene during the twelfth annual Col. Charles Goodnight Chuckwagon Cookoff last Saturday. Under the direction of Johnny and Leonna Adkins, the JL Wagon won the Overall Cooking award after placing in three out of four food categories and had enough points to win the entire cookoff outright. […]

AUSTIN – Texas Comptroller Carole Keeton Strayhorn announced Tuesday that the state collected $1.64 billion in sales tax in August, up 10.9 percent compared to a year ago, and local sales tax revenues were also up dramatically.  After dropping 1.99 percent last month, Clarendon’s allocation bounced back and gained 25.44 percent this month to $26,170.83. […]

The Clarendon Board of Aldermen turned down a request last Tuesday to put two modular homes in the R1 residential zone but told the person making the request to bring more information back to the city. Loy Davis wanted to place two modular homes on lots he owns on the northeast corner of Eighth and […]

Twelve authentic wagons will be rolling into Clarendon this weekend for the twelfth annual Col. Charles Goodnight Chuckwagon Cookoff to be held September 23 at the Saints’ Roost Museum. Friday evening on the museum grounds is an exclusive members-only Dinner with the Cooks that starts at 7:00 p.m.  On Saturday, the gates will open at […]

Jolene Dale Hightower, 68, of Amarillo died Friday, September 8, 2006. Funeral services were held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, September 12, 2006, at Rector Funeral Home Osage Chapel, with Dr. Dana Moore of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church officiating. Burial was in Llano Cemetery with services and arrangements by Rector Funeral Home Osage Chapel of Amarillo. […]