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(Teresa Lemon – Daily Press)

Representatives of Lucid Energy, the Artesia Chamber of Commerce, and the Artesia Trailblazers gather Friday afternoon for a ribbon cutting at Lucid’s new offices in Artesia. The company renovated the old Western Bank building on the southeast corner of Fourth Street and Quay Avenue. Lucid Energy provides midstream services to oil and natural gas producers. For more information, visit lucid-energy.com. Pictured front row from left are Lucid staff members Kerry Egan, Grant McAfee, Joe Giles and Bill Thalman, along with Sam Hagelstein of the Trailblazers.