Monday, December 18th, 2017

Jack Burl Stafford, 89, died Tuesday, April 15, 2008, in Amarillo. Graveside services were held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 17, 2008, in Rowe Cemetery in Hedley with Rev. Bryan Knowles, retired Baptist minister, officiating. Burial was held at Rowe Cemetery in Hedley. Services were under the arrangement of Robertson Funeral Directors. Jack was […]

Claude Randall, 81, died Monday, April 14, 2008, in Hedley. Services were held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 16, 2008, at the First Assembly of God in Clarendon with Rev. Matthew Stidham, pastor, officiating. Burial was held at Rowe Cemetery in Hedley. Services were under the arrangement of Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon. Claude […]

Ethelyn Drennan Grady, age 87, died Tuesday, April 22, 2008, in Clarendon. Services will be at 2:00 pm, Thursday, April 24, 2008, in St. John The Baptist Episcopal Church in Clarendon with Rev. Jim Aveni, Vicar, officiating. Interment with Order of The Eastern Star rites will be in Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon with arrangements by […]

Clarendon High School boys and girls are both going to the playoffs after terrific seasons. The Broncos put together a great season and finished their District run with only one loss.  That loss came at the hands of Follett, who shares the District Championship with the Broncos. The Broncos sealed their championship at home Saturday, […]

AUSTIN – Donley County’s unemployment rate remained constant at 4.1 percent last month, according to seasonally unadjusted information released last week by the Texas Workforce Commission. The TWC reported the county had 74 people unemployed out of a workforce of 1,735. One year ago Donley County had a 4.4 percent unemployment rate. Statewide, Texas seasonally […]

A Jewish survivor of the Holocaust said the hope for a peaceful world is in the hands of Americans as he recounted his experiences in Nazi labor camps last Thursday. Tibor Stern, an 83-year-old native of Transylvania, told Clarendon College students in the Harned Sisters Fine Arts Center that he was 17 when he tried […]

 Berta Mae Patterson, 96, of Lubbock, died April 12, 2008. Services were held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 16, 2008, at Resthaven’s Abbey Chapel with Pastor Danny Willis officiating. Burial followed in Resthaven Memorial Park. Berta was born in Clarendon, Texas to Jim and Muncey Owens Pool on April 23, 1911, the youngest of […]

Jimmy Dean McAnear, 67, died Friday, April 11, 2008, at Amarillo. Services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, April 14, 2008, in the Community Fellowship Church with Rev. Charlie Floyd and Rev. Roger Smith, Pastor, officiating. Burial was held at Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon. Services were under the arrangement of Robertson Funeral Directors of […]

A structure fire in north Clarendon early Saturday morning is suspected of being the work of an arsonist. Volunteer firemen already weary from trying to save a home in west Clarendon were paged to a second blaze at 12:51 a.m. at Front and McClellan streets. The fire was in an abandoned structure, and City Fire […]

AUSTIN – Clarendon’s sales tax revenue rebounded in March, reflecting strong February sales activity. Texas Comptroller Susan Combs sent Clarendon’s allocation of $20,623.63 on Friday, which is an increase of 1.81 percent over last March’s rebate. The moderate growth was enough to overcome the 4.81 percent drop the city suffered in its February allocation; and […]