Monthly Archives: December 2014

Final Central City Council meeting of 2014

Agenda packed with items to approve (or not) prior to the New Year By David Josselyn The Central City Council and staff met for their final regular council meeting of the year on Tuesday, December 16, 2014. All members of … Continue reading

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Gilpin hoopsters escape North Park Rally  

Boys’ Basketball Team Wins 41-29 By George Snyder In a rugged and ragged game, the Gilpin boys’ basketball team thwarted a North Park rally and salvaged a 41-29 win at the Gilpin gym last Thursday. The third quarter had the

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Lady Eagles get scratched by Lady Cats

Gilpin girls versus North Park By Patty Unruh The Gilpin High School girls’ basketball team dropped 39-31 in home non-conference play on December 18 against North Park’s Lady Cats. The Lady Eagles now possess a 1-4 record.

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A tailing tale…

by Maggie Magoffin This week’s tale comes from George Nelson of Littleton as heard and transcribed by Becky Crozier of Golden.

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Turning Back the Pages

              30 years ago – December 28, 1984 Highlights or Lowlights? It just depends on your point of view. 1984 ends with a number of each. In an effort to let our readers reminisce … Continue reading

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Black Hawk approves Recreational Marijuana business license  

          City Council Business by Staci McBrayer The Black Hawk City Council met in the Council Chambers for their regularly scheduled meeting on December 10th, 2014. Mayor David Spellman, Aldermen Jim Johnson,

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Gilpin boys rock the courts

              Basketball Action Game Highlights By George Snyder The Gilpin County boys’ basketball team put on another crowd-exciting show with a 65-41 win over Denver Academy Tuesday at the local gym. The game was never … Continue reading

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Commissioners Approve 2015 Budget  

        Gilpin County end of year business by Staci McBrayer The Gilpin County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) met on Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 at the Gilpin County Courthouse. Commissioner Buddy Schmalz,

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Remembering Fred Weber…

              March 28, 1942 – December 9, 2014 Frederick Hans Weber, age 72, of Clarksville, Tennessee, passed away on December 9 at his home after a two-year battle with cancer. A memorial service was … Continue reading

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Gilpin School Board approves 2014-15 revised budget  

        Science students enthusiastic about “flipped” classroom By Patty Unruh The Gilpin County Board of Education had its regular meeting December 15. Present were President Craig Holmes, Brook Ramsey, Charlotte Taylor, Kersten Armstrong, and

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