• Public Forum: Residents concerned about sanctuary state possibility

    TO THE EDITOR: After many years in a newsroom my vocabulary is probably average, maybe better. But I cannot find words to express the ache…

  • J.S. Ward & Son celebrates 90 years

    By BEVERLY KODESH Special to the Daily Press Fourth of July, our country’s celebration of independence. Four generations. Fourth Street. What’s the tie? It’s J.S. Ward & Son celebrating its 90th  year as an independent insurance agency in Artesia.

  • Library gears up for ‘Marchiversary’

    By BEVERLY KODESH Special to the Daily Press Artesia Public Library is preparing to celebrate its first birthday. If you have not visited the magnificent addition to our city, you will have ample opportunity during the MARCHiversary celebration.

  • Public invited to reopening of historic home

    By BEVERLY KODESH Special to the Daily Press Everyone is invited to see the completed renovation of one of Artesia’s treasures — the Sallie Chisum House — from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2, at 805 W. Texas Ave. in recognition of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

  • Awareness is the key

    By BEVERLY KODESH Special to The Daily Press Violence in the workplace. It can happen in Artesia, too.