Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Richard Louis “Rick” Alexander, 69, died Monday, March 20, 2017, in Claude. Memorial services will be private on Thursday. Cremation & arrangements are under the direction of Robertson Claude Chapel. Rick was born November 23, 1947, in Sayre, Oklahoma to Raymond Dale and Virginia Ward Alexander.  He married Syd Blackburn on February 24, 1997, in […]

A Howardwick residence was threatened Sunday after a truck set grass on fire near Carroll Creek. Howardwick Fire Chief Will Jordan said a pickup owned by Tim Britten got into some grass and brush and heat from the vehicle’s catalytic converter started the fire. Volunteer firemen were paged to the scene about 5 p.m. Three […]

Clarendon College is moving to revive a proven program this fall as a way of boosting enrollment and complementing its well established agriculture programs. CC’s Equine Judging program was successful seven years ago, and college officials say it will be again. “The program coach left and the college didn’t fill that position back then,” CC […]

The fifth annual Chance Mark Jones Roar ‘N Run 5K is coming up on Saturday, April 8, but those wanting to participate are reminded that the early registration deadline is on April 1. The Clarendon Lions Club is hosting the event on Saturday, April 8, to coincide with Child Abuse Prevention Month. Those interested in […]

By Sandy Anderberg Senior Marshal Johnson was rewarded for his hard work and dedication this season as he was named the District Most Valuable Player according to head coach Brandt Lockhart.  Johnson had a big part in the success of the Broncos this season in the regular season and post-season play.  He was also named […]

Brianna Butler and Shaelyn Owiti have been named to the All-District Basketball Team according to coach Korey Conkin. Butler and Owiti, who are seniors, were responsible for the success the Lady Broncos had this season on the basketball court. Berkeley Alexander and Jensen Hatley were named as Honorable Mentions for the season and were also […]

By Sandy Anderberg The Bronco baseball team outlasted San Jacinto last week and earned a 4-3 win at home. A big fifth inning for the Broncos turned the game around and a run in the sixth secured the win. The Broncos used three pitchers to get by SJ starting out with Josh Cobb on the […]

By Sandy Anderberg The Lady Broncos’ softball season is underway and they are currently 6-5 for the year and 2-2 in District play. They took on Gruver last week and defeated them 17-4. Briley Chadwick was on the mound and according to head coach Gary Jack Chadwick did an outstanding job. Offensively, she was on […]

By Sandy Anderberg The Clarendon Broncos closed out a stellar season Saturday, finishing as the Class 2A Runners-Up at the State Tournament, defeating Thorndale in the semi-finals Friday before losing to Muenster in the championship game. The squad, led by four outstanding seniors, was a team made up of very unselfish players who all year […]

Wildfires that ravaged the eastern and northern Panhandle regions last week have spurred an outpouring of donations from around the state and nation to help ag producers in a time of crisis. Danny Nusser, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service regional program leader in Amarillo, said late last week that hay donations have been received to […]