Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

Jewell Rowena Rhodes Stewart, 97, of Amarillo, died Monday, January 21, 2008.  Services were held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, January 25, 2008, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd. with Jeff Messer and Kent McElroy officiating. Burial was at 2:30 p.m. at the Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon.  Arrangements were by Boxwell Brothers Funeral […]

W.C. Dennis, 87, of Memphis, died Saturday, January 26, 2008, in Clarendon. Services were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, January 29, 2008, at the First Baptist Church with Pastor Mack Tomlinson, officiating and Rev. Daniel Downey and Rev. Darrel Burton, assisting. Burial followed in Fairview Cemetery under the direction of Hughs Funeral Home in Memphis. […]

Kenneth Delton Dye, 69, died Wednesday, January 23, 2008, in Claude. Services were held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 26, 2008, in the First Baptist Church in Claude with Royce Mason, Pastor of the Great Plains Western Church of Claude, officiating. Cremation and arrangements were under the arrangement of Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon. […]

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board gave a quick blessing to a request by Gray and Childress county residents seeking to institute a five-cent maintenance tax that would go to Clarendon College facilities. CC President Bill Auvenshine said the board asked no questions about the proposal and approved the request on a voice vote that […]

Clarendon aldermen last Tuesday agreed that they must be patient with a drop in city revenue while the Donley County Sheriff’s Department deals with a labor shortage. The sheriff’s office is short one deputy. City officials had expressed concern early this month that a lack of traffic tickets was hurting revenue from the municipal court, […]

Hoppy Eason doesn’t get a check for the work he does, but he believes the hours he puts in every week are well worth his time. Eason is one of several volunteers for the Meals On Wheels program operated by the Donley County Senior Citizens Center. Along with two paid cooks and the salaried director […]

Wallace J. McGuire, 81, died Saturday, January 19, 2008, at Waco. Graveside services were held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, January 21, 2008, in Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon with Rev. Darrell Burton, Pastor of the Martin Baptist Church in Clarendon, officiating. Interment was held at Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon. Services were under the arrangement of […]

Clarendon College officials are in Austin this week as the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board considers whether to allow residents of Gray and Childress counties to vote on a new tax that would fund college facilities in those locations. CC President Bill Auvenshine said the commissioners’ courts in both counties agreed to put a five-cent […]

Medical Center Nursing Home Administrator Vicky Robertson turned in her resignation during a called session of the Donley County Hospital Board last Friday. Robertson said she has accepted a new position in Amarillo, and her resignation will take effect in 30 days. Board Chairman Alan Fletcher said the district accepted Robertson’s resignation with regret. “She […]

By Roger Estlack & Anndria Kidd, Clarendon Enterprise Local fire departments had their hands full last week as two Hedley families lost their homes in separate fires, and a third blaze damaged a home in Howardwick. Firefighters were dispatched at 8:02 a.m. last Wednesday to the Tim McMellian home at 308 Railroad St. in Hedley. […]