Monday, October 23rd, 2017

Genevia Phillips died August 22, 2008, at Elk City, Okla. at the age of 65. Services were held Tuesday, August 26, at 2:00 p.m. at Whinery-Savage Chapel, officiated by Daryle Perry. Burial was at Poarch Cemetery under the direction of Whinery-Savage Funeral Service. Genevia was born April 3, 1943, in Plainview to Louanna and Alvin […]

The Broncos took one more chance to work out the kinks in a game-type setting as they scrimmaged West Texas High at home Friday night. According to head coach Gary Jack, the scrimmage proved to be a good test for the Broncos as they prepare for their season opener on the road Friday night. “We […]

The Clarendon Independent School District has maintained its level as Academically Acceptable in the state’s accountability system this year. Clarendon Elementary was rated Recognized for the fifth year in a row.  Clarendon Junior High went down from Recognized last year to Academically Acceptable this year, and Clarendon High was rated Academically Acceptable for the second […]

The Panhandle Groundwater Conservation District Board alleviated the fears of local farmers last Wednesday when it decided not to create a water conservation area near Hedley. A conservation area designation would have meant meters on every well capable of producing over 25,000 gallons per day, the imposition of a 1 acre-foot per contiguous acre limitation, […]

Thelma Louise Fountain Barham, 84, died Saturday, August 16, 2008, in Seven Points. Graveside services were held at 11:00 am on Tuesday, August 19, 2008, at the Goodnight Cemetery in Goodnight with Rev. Kenneth James, retired Baptist minister, officiating. Services were under the arrangement of Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon. Thelma was born April 30, […]

David Dalton May, 87, died Friday, August 15, 2008, in Amarillo. Services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 20, 2008, at the First Baptist Church Chapel in Memphis with Rev. Brent Horton, family member, officiating. Burial was held at Newlin Cemetery in Newlin. Services were under the arrangement of Robertson Funeral Directors of […]

Martha Spalding Lowe, 71, died Sunday, August 17, 2008, in Amarillo. Services will be held at 2:00 pm on Thursday, August 21, 2008, in the First United Methodist Church in Clarendon with Bright Newhouse, Minister of the Hedley Church of Christ, and Rev. Terry Lowe, pastor, officiating. Burial will follow at Rowe Cemetery in Hedley. […]

The Friends of Donley County are asking for help as they continue fundraising efforts for a proposed activity center. The building fund has met half of the goal with grants, donations, and fundraisers, and the Fourth of July lawn mower raffle which brought in $4,700 towards that goal. However money that has been verbally pledged […]

Two Clarendon College employees were among the recipients of the Texans Caring for Texans Award during ceremonies last Tuesday. Texas D. Buckhaults and Ann Huey were recognized for their work to provide educational opportunities for foster children in Texas. Foster children who are aging out of the state system and who want to further their […]

Ryan Rohlinger made the journey from Wisconsin to Texas to play baseball at Clarendon College under then coach Trent Petrie in 2003.  After spending his freshman year as a Bulldog he moved on to Oklahoma University for his final three years.  But there was something special about Rohlinger and he was able to take the […]