Cripple Creek

Cripple Creek Elks Award $2500 Grant for Students

The Cripple Creek-Victor Mountain Health Center, School Based Health Center, and Cripple Creek School District would like to thank the Cripple Creek Elk’s Lodge BPOE #316 and the Elk’s National Foundation for a $2,500 grant that they have awarded to support our students.  The Elk’s have generously been writing grants to support the health needs…

Cruise Above the Clouds Featured In A Popular Show

With Cruise Above the Clouds just receiving TMJ’s best event award, you will be able to see Teller County at it’s Classic best featured on an upcoming episode of Dennis Gage’s “My Classic Car” ! Show times below:
Show times (Mountain Daylight Times):
Saturday, May 6 at 6:30am on Velocity
Tuesday, May 9 at 2:30pm on NBC Sports Network
Friday, June 9 at 8:30am, 11:00 am, 1:00pm on MAVTV
Sunday, June 11 at 7:00am & 10:00am on MAVTV

Congressman Doug Lamborn Honors Liberty Day Events at Cresson Elementary

Source: (Cripple Creek Today) Tracey Olnes and Merrill Ballinger, Cripple Creek-Victor School District Cripple Creek-Victor Cresson Elementary celebrated Liberty Day and took it a step further. Liberty Day is a celebration originated by Colorado Lions to call attention to both the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution. Cresson Elementary 5th Grade teachers GariLu Schwab and…

Cripple Creek Officials Lauded For Service

~ by Rick Langenberg ~ In other Cripple Creek news, the city’s police department was honored by TMJ News for its designation as the “Best Public Servant in the Area,” according to the results of a recent “Best Of” contest that garnered close to 10,000 responses. Police Chief Mike Rulo emphasized the team work associated…

Cripple Creek Hits The Jackpot With Outdoor Adventure Park

~ by Rick Langenberg ~ Cripple Creek has hit a fiscal home run in its growing bid for outdoor amenities and trails, an image that often eluded the town in the early years of legal gambling. However, times are definitely changing for the southern Teller community with Cripple Creek trying to expand from its gaming-only…

Cripple Creek School Kids Going Hungry

Parents may try to recall school board An apparent school lunch controversy at the Cripple Creek/Victor RE-1 School District may prompt a petition drive, aimed at removing the local school board. “We are in the process of getting our first petition created to recall the entire school board,” said  Melanie Trujillo, a parent of the…