Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

National Adoption awareness month By Ashlyn Tubbs, Clarendon Enterprise Irene Oatman is known to many as a friend, mother, grandmother, and even great-grandmother. But to one little girl, she is known as a hero. Oatman and her husband, Harvey, took the initiative to adopt their great-granddaughter, seven-year-old Amnesty after she was put up for adoption […]

 A local woman is out on bond this week after being charged with felony injury to a child. Donley County Sheriff Butch Blackburn said officers were dispatched to a residence on McClelland Street on November 9 to investigate a possible sexual assault of a child. “Our investigation determined that a three-year-old white female had been […]

The district court met in Childress November 10 to hear 20 pleas resulting in four deferred adjudications and 16 convictions. Six of the cases had ties to Donley County Robert Dale Johnson pleaded guilty to a third degree felony offense of driving while intoxicated and was convicted and sentenced to five years in the Institutional […]

They have made the playoffs three years in a row and now the Broncos have added one more trophy to the case with a huge Bi-District win over Nazareth at Highland Park on last Friday night. The 25-18 win gave the Broncos the right to play in the Area game this Friday, November 20, against […]

The District Court heard five pleas took place which resulted in four deferred adjudications and one conviction last Monday in Clarendon A total of $8,500 in fines was assessed as a result of the pleas that took place on November 9. The defendants were also required to pay a total of $2,075 in court costs […]

Holiday shopping at home is easy and affordable again as all three local banks have teamed up to provide zero-percent interest “Christmas Cash” loans for the 15th year. As in the past, anyone can make application for a loan up to $3,000 interest free with Pilgrim Bank, the Donley County State Bank, or Herring Bank. […]

Bruce Ferguson, Executive Director of USDA’s Farm Service Agency in Donley County has announced that the 2009 FSA county committee elections start this week as ballots are being mailed to eligible voters. December 7, 2009, is the deadline for eligible voters to return ballots to their local FSA offices. “The FSA county committee system is […]

Donley County voters opposed two of eleven proposed amendments to the state constitution last Tuesday, but voters across the state approved all the propositions. Turnout for the election was better locally than the state as a whole. Just less than 15 percent of registered Donley County voters cast ballots, while the statewide turnout hovered around […]

All three Donley County municipalities posted gains last week when Texas Comptroller Susan Combs delivered sales tax revenues collected in October. The City of Clarendon received an allocation of $37,791.40, which is up 16.44 percent from the same period one year ago. That brings the city ahead 2.52 percent for the year to date with […]

The Broncos played their last regular game of the season at Bronco Stadium Friday night, and it was a contest that was much closer than the score revealed. Clarendon lost to the Sky Rockets 7-28, but not before giving Wellington a huge test. Despite the loss, the Broncos have earned a spot in the playoffs […]