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Long Time Gone and the Grand Duke

Long Time Gone and the Grad Duke

Recently, one of the readers of the Independent suggested a story he thought other readers might enjoy. It took place in 1872 and involved a group of individuals whose names are so well-known that the story itself sounds like something more likely to be found in a dime store novel than a history book of the time.

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Down East Boys Performing in Eads

The Down East Boys

Praise Community Church is excited to announce that Gospel Music Recording Artists “The Down East Boys” will be in Eads on October 7, 2018 at the church. The concert will begin at 6pm. From Reidsville, NC, The Down East Boys are one of America’s top gospel groups today. Their current hit single “Beat Up Bible” is currently the #2 song in gospel music, and they will be performing it live. The Down East Boys have been a part of the Nascar Chaplaincy for many years, as well as traveling to over 250 concert dates annually. All are welcome. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear some of the best gospel music in America.

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"An Interview With God" Coming to the Plains Theater Next Week

An Interview With God

The Plains Theater in Eads is a member of the Fathom Events programming group and as such is able to obtain some exciting, current, and out-of-the-way programming that is usually only seen in urban theaters throughout the country. These opportunities for more culture, more updated documentaries, more concerts and even more controversial subject matter allow the Plains Theater to bring the world in its many forms to rural Colorado.

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Elvis is in the House! Plains Theater in Eads Hosts Elvis '68 Comeback Special

Elvis Comeback Special

It was 50 years ago that the iconic Elvis Presley made his comeback into the hearts of Americans as he gave a live performance aired on television to millions of fans on December 3, 1968. This live performance re-launched his iconic singing career after he spent years making movies and records.

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A Journey Beyond the Ordinary

Jenn and Brooklyn
When Jennifer Boyd decided to take her six year old daughter, Brooklyn, on the trip of a lifetime, it wasn’t just because Brooklyn asked her to; although, that was part of the reason.  It wasn’t just because Jen knew it would be one of the most exciting and interesting things her daughter had experienced in her young life, so far; although, that was also part of the reason.  It wasn’t just because, upon returning from several extended trips to Sri Lanka, Brooklyn told Jen that “next time you aren’t going without me”. 

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