• Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT June 19 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 1:44 a.m. – Officer dispatched to U.S. 82, mile marker 97, in reference to suspicious activity. 3:20 a.m.…

  • Do you think they see me?

    A steer peers out from behind trees in the parking light of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints this afternoon after briefly…

  • Car thefts help make N.M. fifth-worst state for road trips

    New Mexico’s now-infamous difficulties with car thefts, particularly in the Albuquerque area, have contributed to the state’s ranking as one of the worst in the…

  • Samuel Paul Fodge Jr.

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday, June 21, at Faith Baptist Church for Samuel Paul Fodge Jr. of Artesia. Fodge, 46, passed away Tuesday,…

  • Chase Scholars giving back through community projects

    In following Chase Family tradition of giving back to communities, the 2018 Chase Scholars are preparing for orientation and their community service initiative, scheduled for…

  • OPAC gallery hosting artist Lewis

    Laura Lewis, a High Plains regionalist known for her ability to capture the expansive landscapes, skyscapes, and agricultural imagery of that part of Texas is…

  • ACT to hold Brown Bag Theatre at safety complex

    The Artesia Community Theatre will hold its penultimate Brown Bag Theatre event of the summer this Friday at the Artesia Public Safety Complex. The public…

  • Local piano students hit the right notes at Guild

    Piano students from the studio of Laney Rountree performed April 28 and May 17 in the National Piano-Playing Auditions, sponsored by the National Guild of…

  • E-Waste event a success while it lasted

    Artesia Clean & Beautiful’s annual E-Waste event was a success while it lasted Friday, collecting numerous electronic items, such as those pictured above, for recycling.…

  • Volunteers refurbish Grammy’s House

    Above, volunteers work to refurbish the interior of Grammy’s House. Volunteers from HollyFrontier, Navajo Refining Co., Concho Resources and Habitat for Humanity all pitched in…