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Cardinals seek a win at volleyball

Elizabeth made numerous diving digs, killer spikes and long volleys but D'Evelyn won the Sept 4 non-league volleyball game 3-0. “We are playing well at times but we have played some very good teams … more

Elizabeth school mill levy override will appear on ballot

In an effort to attract and retain teachers, expand safety and security measures in schools, and provide students with access to technology that facilitates learning, the board of Elizabeth Schools … more

School resumes with a mix of old and new

Students across the district streamed into local schools for the first time this school year, ready to tackle the new challenges that lie ahead of them. Most of the high schoolers and middle … more

Elizabeth first responders get community salute

Men and women in blue uniforms gathered, Main Street was blocked off with police and firefighting equipment lining the curb, and more than 100 people stopped by Aug. 15 in Elizabeth to thank first … more

Cardinals aim for volleyball success

The Elizabeth Cardinals' gym echoed with the sounds of action during the Aug. 17 volleyball team practice session. First-year coach Shawn Novak moved between the two courts where players were … more

Ranch a place for wounds to heal

Suzy MacKenzie’s passion has always been helping people so, after 40 years in the mission field, she moved to Elizabeth and founded the Eagle’s Nest Equine Therapy Ranch. “We are a nonprofit … more

Zone would allow new uses for property in Elbert County

From the moment man first pounded stakes into the ground and declared that piece of property his, land disputes, and the right to use private property for whatever the landowner wanted, have been a … more

Brewery draws closer to opening in Elizabeth

The recent growl of a bulldozer's diesel engine marked the first visible signs of progress toward the planned September opening of the Elizabeth Brewing Co. “We have been working inside the Carlson … more

History grant pays off for Elizabeth

A state historic preservation grant in 2016 funded phase one of a project to research and record the history of the Town of Elizabeth, which is bearing fruit. “History Colorado provided the $21,000 … more

Cardinals test aerial talents in summer football

Elizabeth athletes exhibited passing skills as they competed in the Denver Broncos 7-on-7 tournament held June 12-16 at All City Stadium in Denver. “We have about the average number of players … more

Fridays come alive with Elizabeth celebrations

The hum of conversations, blending with the bluegrass music provided by the band Old Fuss and Feathers, attracted a crowd to Elizabeth's Main Street on June 15. The June 15 event organized by the … more

Here comes the clown when a cowboy is down

When a cowboy needs to be saved, when children need encouragement to read or when a crowd needs a laugh, only one man can deliver in the unique way that J.W. Winklepleck does. Winklepleck earned his … more

Not all fun and games

Bull riding is considered the most dangerous event in rodeo competition, and a man dressed as a clown provides a safe haven from the bulls for riders who have gotten bucked off or completed their … more

Bulls are rocky rides

The announcer at the June 1 Xtreme Bulls event at the Elizabeth Stampede told the crowd the riders would be tested because the stock contractors brought 50 of the hardest-bucking, badest bulls to the … more

Stampede includes variety of events

As the saying goes, there was something for just about everyone during the June 2 Elizabeth Stampede activities. While a lot of attention focused on the rodeo at Casey Jones Arena, there was a full … more

Stampede on parade

Traffic came to a standstill on several downtown streets June 2 for the Elizabeth Stampede Parade. The Stampede is an annual event. This year, the Stampede began with a concert on May 31, and … more

Concert kicks off Elizabeth Stampede

On May 31, the floor of the Casey Jones Arena that will soon be the scene of cowboys and animals competing in the Elizabeth Stampede will be transformed with a stage and sound system for the concert … more

Memorial Day ceremony set at Elizabeth Cemetery

Members of Elizabeth American Legion Post 82 in their distinctive uniforms will oversee the annual Memorial Day ceremony on May 28 at the veterans memorial in the Elizabeth Cemetery located off … more

Stampede set to charge ahead

The countdown to Elizabeth’s largest and longest-running event is underway. In just over a week, the son of a cowboy-music legend will kick off the four-day event, sending thousands of locals and … more

Elizabeth HS grads look to future

Four graduating seniors at Elizabeth high school shared their thoughts in a Q&A with Colorado Community Media as they prepare for the next stage of life. Kayne Weidenbacher What activities do you … more
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