Category Archives: News

St. Mary’s Church of the Assumption

Central City’s Guardian Angel celebrates their Quasquicentennial 1892-2017 This article appears here as originally written and published without changes or editing. It was originally published in the Weekly Register-Call’s Volume XXXI, No. 24, on November 25, 1892. St. Mary of … Continue reading

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Journalist uncovers glittering legacy in GOLD!

Madness Murder and Mayhem in the Colorado Rockies  By Angela Zbornik Award-winning investigative writer Ian Neligh takes a look at the phenomenon of gold, the treasure hunters, both modern and historic, and brings them to life in a detailed and sharp narrative, GOLD! … Continue reading

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Light pollution not welcome in Central City  

The end of recycling and other issues at Council Meeting By David Josselyn The Central City Council met for a budget work session on Tuesday, November 21, 2017, at 5:00 pm to go over the bulk of the proposed 2018 … Continue reading

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Seniors Thanksgiving dinner

Hosted by the Gilpin County School By Jaclyn Schrock Thursday, November 16, 2017 had stiff cool breezes on a clear and sunny day to encourage over 40 seats to be filled for the annual Thanksgiving dinner, free to Gilpin Senior … Continue reading

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Turning Back the Pages

30 years ago – December 4, 1987 Santa Claus had as much fun as the children who were elated to tell him all about their Christmas wishes at the annual Christmases Remembered Festival, December 27, 28, and 29. Santa Claus … Continue reading

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Broncos vs. Bengals

Lean times for Broncos fans by Dave Gibson It has been 27 years (1990) since the Denver Broncos have lost six straight games. Home Alone and Edward Scissorhands were popular at the box office and the show Twin Peaks premiered … Continue reading

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Local DAR group spotlighted in “American Spirit” magazine

Mountain Rendezvous Chapter gives back to our community by Patty Unruh Our Gilpin County first responders do a great deal to keep this community safe and running smoothly. Many of them are volunteers and are our friends and neighbors. With … Continue reading

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Eagles’ football season concludes with awards program

Austin Boulter voted 2A Mile High League player of the year by Patty Unruh The Gilpin County High School football players were honored at a banquet and awards program at the Elks Lodge in Central City last Thursday, November 16. … Continue reading

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Turning Back the Pages

30 years ago – November 27, 1987 Christmases remembered in November! The holiday season begins in grand style, starting today in Central City, and will continue throughout the weekend. One of the highlights of this year’s Christmases Remembered Festival is … Continue reading

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Saluting those who answered the call of duty

Gilpin County School pays tribute to our community’s veterans by Patty Unruh Gilpin County military veterans were honored with a tribute on Thursday morning, November 9, at Gilpin County School. Community members, students, administration, and active duty military personnel gathered … Continue reading

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