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McKenzie selected as new school superintendent


County Commissioners agree to fund officer for remainder of school year by Patty Unruh The Gilpin County Board of Education met February 19. Board members attending were President Craig Holmes, Brook Ramsey, Charlotte Taylor, and Kersten Armstrong. Rusty Hardy... More »

We love it! Gilpin nets a win on Valentine’s Day!


Gilpin Lady Eagles basketball review by Patty Unruh Conference match against Shining Mountain The Lady Eagles bested Shining Mountain Waldorf 34-23 in an away game February 14. Gilpin led all the way, with 17 points in the first half to Shining Mountain’s five... More »

Packed house for Marijuana Ordinances


Central City citizens turn out in force for Amendment 64 legislation By David Josselyn Call to Order   The Central City Council was called to order by Mayor Ron Engels at 7:04pm on Tuesday, February 19h. All council members were present. Consent Agenda   Items... More »

Central City man arrested


Cappello is a suspect in a California triple slaying, including a Boulder man By David Josselyn   On Valentine’s Day, Mark William Cappello, a 46 year old resident of Central City was arrested by the Mobile County Sheriff’s Office as a suspect in a triple homi... More »


Desperados & Outlaws


BLACK HAWK POLICE DEPARTMENT • On January 28, at approximately 1102 hours, Officer Fiocca responded to a theft call at Bull Whackers Casino 101 Gregory Street. A flatbed trailer was stolen from the parking lot, between November 1st, 2012 and January 25th, 2013... More »