Event to look at domestic violence from victims’ perspective

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ARTESIA — Grammy’s House and the Artesia Police Department are sponsoring a presentation titled “Why We Stay” intended to provide perspective on the difficulties faced by victims of domestic violence. Read the rest of this entry »

Art in the park

Margaret Barry of Maggie’s Farm and Fiber, Carlsbad, knits fresh-off-the-needle items in her booth Saturday at Art in the Park. A wide variety of artisans, crafters and food vendors took place in the annual event presented by the Artesia Arts Council. Festival-goers were treated to cool temperatures thanks to a brief morning rain, making the browsing pleasant. See Page 7 for additional photos.  Brienne Green - Daily Press

Margaret Barry of Maggie’s Farm and Fiber, Carlsbad, knits fresh-off-the-needle items in her booth Saturday at Art in the Park. A wide variety of artisans, crafters and food vendors took place in the annual event presented by the Artesia Arts Council. Festival-goers were treated to cool temperatures thanks to a brief morning rain, making the browsing pleasant. See Page 7 for additional photos. Brienne Green – Daily Press

Kindergarteners take grand tour of Bulldog Bowl

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Grace Miller – Daily Press

By GRACE MILLER
Daily Press Staff Writer
Grand Heights Early Childhood Center classes made their way to Bulldog Bowl Wednesday for their annual field trip, designed to teach them a little of what it means to be a Bulldog. Read the rest of this entry »

Battery victim transported to Lubbock

ARTESIA — An assault and battery incident that took place Saturday morning in the area of Zia Intermediate School resulted in a male being airlifted to Lubbock, Texas. Read the rest of this entry »

Grammy’s House recognizes family of volunteers

Bottom row from left, Elena Harvey, Vanessa Harvey with Carmen Harvey, and Adrienne Harvey are joined by Grammy’s House staff, top row from left, Celina Bryant, Joyce Lloyd and Crystal Sanchez-Mancha. The Harveys were nominated by Grammy’s for the New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence Community Hero award.   Grace Miller – Daily Press

Bottom row from left, Elena Harvey, Vanessa Harvey with Carmen Harvey, and Adrienne Harvey are joined by Grammy’s House staff, top row from left, Celina Bryant, Joyce Lloyd and Crystal Sanchez-Mancha. The Harveys were nominated by Grammy’s for the New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence Community Hero award. Grace Miller – Daily Press

By GRACE MILLER
Daily Press Staff Writer
Ben and Vanessa Harvey and their three daughters, Elena, Carmen and Adrienne, have been recognized by Grammy’s House and the New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NMCADV) for providing volunteer services to Artesia’s domestic violence shelter. Read the rest of this entry »

Feed Artesia event set for Oct. 25

ARTESIA — As part of Make a Difference Day, the Altrusa Club and Artesia Fire Department will hold a Feed Artesia event Saturday, Oct. 25. Read the rest of this entry »

Wanted: Cities interested in hosting 2024 Olympics

LONDON (AP) — Rejected time and again for the 2022 Winter Olympics, the IOC will soon be seeking suitors for the 2024 Summer Olympics.

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San Francisco radio stations ban hit song ‘Royals’

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The popular song “Royals” by New Zealand artist Lorde is getting caught up in the fervor over the upcoming World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals.

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Athlete tries for record-breaking swim in Bahamas

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — An Australian endurance athlete has started an attempt to achieve a world-record 128-kilometer (roughly 80-mile) swim in the open waters of the Bahamas.

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Police: Texas Tech player injured in shooting

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech’s leading receiver, Jakeem Grant, was briefly hospitalized after suffering a laceration during an off-campus shooting over the weekend.

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‘Gray Mountain’ won’t disappoint Grisham fans

This book cover image released by Doubleday shows "Gray Mountain," by John Grisham. (AP Photo/Doubleday)

“Gray Mountain” (Doubleday), by John Grisham

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