Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Funeral services were held Monday for Delbert Wayne Robertson, who was remembered for his service to his community and his fellow man. Robertson died Thursday, January 26, at the age of 82 in Shamrock. Funeral services were held in the Clarendon College Harned Sisters Fine Arts Auditorium with Rev. Bill Hodges officiating. Interment will followed […]

Noted inspirational and humorist speaker Matt Rush will be the headline entertainment when the Clarendon Chamber of Commerce holds its annual Awards Banquet on Thursday, February 9, at the Bairfield Activity Center. The awards to be given will be the Saints’ Roost Award for a lifetime of service to the community and the Man and […]

The deadline is coming up next week for payments of local property taxes, according to the Donley Appraisal District. All 2016 taxes are due by January 31, but a large percentage of taxpayers have already taken care of those obligations. Chief Appraiser Paula Lowrie says 85 percent or more of the taxes for the three […]

Seven candidates have submitted applications for local offices in the first week of filing. Filing began last Wednesday, January 18, and runs through Friday, February 17. Britton Hall is the only candidate that is not currently holding an office. He has filed for a place on the ballot to run for one of two aldermen’s […]

Five Donley County cases were among 37 pleas heard with the District Court met Thursday, December 1, 2016, in Childress. District Attorney Luke Inman, assisted by Greg Buckley, prosecuted the cases for the State of Texas, with the Honorable Judge Stuart Messer presiding. Daniel Cecilio Ramos was convicted for the third degree felony offense of […]

Hedley Elementary and Junior High  students traveled to White Deer recently to compete in UIL events and performed well in several contests. Below are the individual and team results: Fourth Grade: Number Sense Team, 1st place- Mills, Waldrop, Valles; and Spelling Team, 1st place- Waldrop, Mills, Valles. Fifth Grade: Number Sense Team, 1st place- Clark, […]

By Sandy Anderberg It was a good week for the Broncos as they smashed two good teams to go 18-2 overall. They defeated Panhandle at home, 73-51, and annihilated Claude on the road, 79-19. The Broncos are playing great basketball and are using their quickness on both sides of the court to frustrate opponents. The […]

By Sandy Anderberg The Lady Broncos faced off against two highly ranked teams last week and suffered two losses. On Tuesday night the ladies matched up against number five ranked Panhandle at home and were defeated 17-63. Things did not go as they had planned, and cold shooting hindered them even further. Panhandle took advantage […]

Roper T. Nathon Copelin, died Sunday, January 22, 2017, in Lubbock at the age of 30. Memorial services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 26, 2017 in the Calvary Baptist Church in Clarendon with Rev. Rob Seale and Rev. Chris Downer, officiating with arrangements by Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon. Roper passed […]

John Edward “Ed” Laney, 64, died January 17, 2017, in Childress. Cremation & arrangements are under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon. John Edward “Ed” Laney was born to Benjamin Laney and Georgia McCormick Laney on April 28, 1952, in Artesia, New Mexico. He married Alma Jean Palmer in Canyon on April 1, […]