Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Herman Edward Mooring,  87, died Saturday, October 25, 2008, at Lelia Lake. Services were at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, October 27, 2008, in the First Baptist Church in Clarendon with Rev. Lance Wood, Pastor, officiating. Burial was held at Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon. Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon. On August 29, 1921, Ed and Goldie […]

Texas drivers are asked to drive safely around areas where children are likely to gather this Halloween. And trick-or-treaters are asked to make sure they behave safely as well. “We’re expecting more children and adults to be out on Halloween this year because it falls on a Friday. Slow down and watch for pedestrians. If […]

A two-vehicle collision claimed the life of a Clarendon man Saturday morning in Lelia Lake. Herman Mooring, age 87, was pronounced dead at the scene by Justice of the Peace Connie Havens after his brown 1994 GMC half-ton pick up was struck by a semi-truck, according to Department of Public Safety Trooper Chris Ward. Mooring […]

Voters in Donley County and across the nation will go to the polls next Tuesday, November 4, to cast ballots in this year’s General Election. In addition to voting for presidential electors, local citizens in two precincts will decide contested races for the office of county commissioner. In Precinct 1, incumbent Democrat Commissioner Ernest Johnston […]

Zora Lenora Stephens,82, died Wednesday, October 15, 2008, in Wellington. Services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 18, 2008, in the Hedley Church of Christ with Bright Newhouse, Minister, officiating. Burial followed at Rowe Cemetery in Hedley. Services were under the arrangement of Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon. Mrs. Stephens was born January […]

Loyd Eugene Vines, 78, Friday, October 17, 2008, in Amarillo. Services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 22, 2008, in the First Baptist Church in Wellington with Rev. Kevin Everett, Pastor, officiating. Burial was held at North Fairview Cemetery in Wellington. Services were under the arrangement of Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon. Loyd […]

Viola Shackelford Bones,  96, died Wednesday, October 15, 2008, in Johnson City. Services were held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 18, 2008, in the First United Methodist Church in Clarendon with Rev. James Ivey Edwards, and Rev. Terry Lowe, officiating. Burial was held at Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon. Services were under the arrangement of […]

Early voting by personal appearance got underway Monday for the 2008 General Election. Most local races are unopposed, but Donley County voters in two precincts will decide contested races for the office of county commissioner. In Precinct 1, incumbent Ernest Johnston (D) is being challenged by Clarendon Mayor Mark White (R); and Precinct 3 incumbent […]

A new city administrator will be on the job at Clarendon’s City Hall next Monday morning. John Webb accepted the position Tuesday morning and is coming to Clarendon from the City of Borger where he retired after serving there as municipal judge and as assistant police chief. “I’m really looking forward to being in Clarendon,” […]

The Clarendon Economic Development Corporation closed a $20,000 deal last week to purchase the historic Mulkey Theatre. CEDC President Stephen Hall signed papers last Tuesday, and City Attorney James Shelton confirmed this week that all the necessary paperwork has been filed to transfer ownership of the theatre. “This project is in keeping with the goal […]