Annabelle is the newest addition to the Texas Safari Ranch family, making the 30-hour trip from Michigan while pregnant with her first calf, due in March. Check out the story and more photos in the Farm and Ranch Spotlight on page 5 inside! Ashley Barner | The Clifton Record
Wanda Jean Crumpler, born on October 24, 1932 in Walnut Springs, Texas, died on Saturday, November 14, 2020 in Thermopolis, Wyoming, where she had lived since 1997.  She was the youngest child of Arthur and Leona (Hutchins) Fair, of Walnut Springs, Texas.  She is the widow of Larry Gandy.  Mrs.…
John Bruington, age 88, of Valley Mills, Texas, passed away Saturday, November 14, 2020, at the  Lutheran Sunset Ministries in Clifton, Texas.  Funeral services will be 2 P.M. Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, at the First United Methodist Church in Valley Mills under the direction of Foss Funeral Home and…
The coronavirus pandemic has laid much of the American economy on its back — but a bright spot made the disaster less crippling than it might have been. That is the Paycheck Protection Program, which funneled money to workers through small businesses. More than five million small businesses took…
Caritas of Waco has received a grant from the Texas Veterans Commission (TVC) for their Veterans Outreach Program for low income veterans in McLennan County and five other outlying counties, including Bosque County. Veterans Case Manager Jason McCarty is new to Caritas but hasn’t been shy about…
In April 2019, the Leah Demaree Douglass obituary read, “in lieu of flowers please consider making a donation to the Leah Demaree Douglass Imagination, a charity dedicated to promoting and funding activities that facilitate early childhood development and reading for preschool age children living…
Rural Texans have a lot to say about the lack of broadband service in their communities. Since we covered the topic earlier this month, many readers have emailed to share their stories and pleas for help. An example is the email from reader Kathryn Steuart of Freestone County, who reads the column…
When I obtain a new appliance or machine, I may stare at it a few weeks until I get up the nerve/courage---and find the time---to even open the box. It seems a whole new skill set’s required for each additional purchase. Especially when they don’t include clear---or any---instructions that can be…
Clifton Police Chief and Bosque County Sheriff-elect Trace Hendricks is the recipient of the second DAR Distinguished Citizen Medal, awarded for the year 2020 by the Bosque River Valley Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution. The DAR Distinguished Citizen Medal was created…
West Third Street in Clifton was full of hungry families sitting in their cars last Thursday waiting for their frest hot pancakes, served Lions Club style. Covid-19 forced the Lions to go with the curbside delivery system, but from the look of the long line of cars it was a great success.
■ Shelby Michelle Donahue, 27, was arrested on November 17 for harassment. ■ Marcos Hernandez, 40, was arrested on November 18 for public intoxication. ■ Alex Christopher Woodward, 26, was arrested on November 18 for driving while intoxicated. ■ Joe Manuel De Los Santos, 38, was arrested on…
The coronavirus pandemic has laid much of the American economy on its back — but a bright spot made…
Caritas of Waco has received a grant from the Texas Veterans Commission (TVC) for their Veterans…
In April 2019, the Leah Demaree Douglass obituary read, “in lieu of flowers please consider making…
Annabelle is the newest addition to the Texas Safari Ranch family, making the 30-hour trip from Michigan while pregnant with her first calf, due in March. Check out the story and more photos in the Farm and Ranch Spotlight on page 5 inside!
There have been at least 12,282,123 cases of coronavirus in the US and at least 256,934 people have died, according to data from Johns Hopkins University.…
In last week’s edition of The Clifton Record, we got Jim Babb’s name wrong in the photo cutline. We apologize for our mistake and have reprinted the photo…
Oak wilt is one of the most destructive tree diseases in the U.S. and has been killing oak trees in Central Texas in epidemic proportions. The Texas A&M…
The Clifton Cubs didn’t have the season they wanted, falling 47 -12 to Lexington in their final game of the season. However, all is not lost as the Cubs were…
File Photo: Congratulations to the Award-winning Clifton High School Marching Band for their Division 1 ratings at UIL Regionals last Saturday in Robinson.…
The North Texas Classic Thunderbird Organization rolled into Clifton Saturday afternoon to showcase their collection of cars at Clifton Classic Chassis. The…

 

 

There’s a new girl in town and she brought an exciting gift with her. Giraffe Annabelle made the 30-hour trip from a zoo in Michigan to her new home at Texas…
West Third Street in Clifton was full of hungry families sitting in their cars last Thursday waiting for their frest hot pancakes, served Lions Club style.…
Clifton Police Chief and Bosque County Sheriff-elect Trace Hendricks is the recipient of the second DAR Distinguished Citizen Medal, awarded for the year 2020…