• Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 19 SHOTS FIRED 1:05 a.m. – Officer dispatched to South Ninth Street and West Dallas Avenue in reference to shots fired…

  • Fire consumes residence on Funk Road (updated 1/20, 4:30 p.m.)

    A fire that erupted Friday afternoon at a residence on East Funk Road north of Artesia rendered a local family’s home a total loss.

  • Park Junior High receives $15K science education grant from Devon

    Devon Energy surprised staff and students at Park Junior High School Thursday afternoon with a $15,000 Science Giants grant award. Science Giants is Devon’s signature…

  • Thomas Archibald

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, at First United Methodist Church for Thomas Archibald of Artesia. Archibald, 81, passed away Wednesday, Jan.…

  • PJ Tyler

    Graveside services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, at Resthaven Funeral Home and Cemetery, 5740 W. 19th St., Lubbock, Texas, for PJ Tyler.…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 17 ARREST 2:08 p.m. – Bobby Wilder, 62, of Artesia, arrested and charged with criminal trespass. VANDALISM 8:21 a.m. – Officer…

  • Gov. signs bipartisan legislation to keep N.M. in nursing compact

    Gov. Susana Martinez, joined by legislative leaders from both parties, signed bipartisan legislation today to ensure nurses certified in other states can continue to work…

  • AHS bowlers to host Bulldog Invite this weekend at Artesia Lanes

    The 10th Annual Artesia Bulldog Bowling Invitational will be held this weekend at Artesia Lanes. The Bulldog bowling team is the defending Class 5A state…

  • Prior felon from Carlsbad sentenced for firearms violations

    Nathaniel Eddie Madrid, 40, of Carlsbad, was sentenced this morning in federal court in Las Cruces to 57 months in prison for violating the federal…

  • Texas man pleads guilty to drug trafficking in N.M.

    Nicolas Robert Muniz, 26, of Monahans, Texas, pleaded guilty Wednesday afternoon in federal court in Las Cruces to violating federal drug trafficking and firearms laws…