• Burger King getting interior facelift

    Booth benches from inside Artesia’s Burger King sit in the parking lot Tuesday as the chain restaurant began a comprehensive interior renovation project. Burger King’s…

  • Artesia man arrested on multiple charges

    An Artesia man was arrested Saturday on multiple charges after attempting to evade police. At around 10:30 p.m. Saturday, Artesia Police Department officers were dispatched…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Nov. 14 ARREST 7:14 a.m. – Zakory Beaman, 20, of Hobbs, arrested on a municipal warrant for failure to pay fines. ACCIDENT…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Nov. 13 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:53 a.m. – Officer dispatched to North 13th Street and West JJ Clarke Drive in reference to suspicious…

  • County says Whites City Road to remain open

    Following a special meeting today in Carlsbad, Eddy County has announced Whites City Road will remain open at this time. The county announced the closure…

  • Artesia collecting Operation Christmas Child boxes this week

    Local volunteers will begin collecting Operation Christmas Child boxes this week for distribution to children overseas. Artesia families, churches and groups are busy transforming empty…

  • Council to hold two public hearings today

    The Artesia City Council will hold two public hearings during its regularly-scheduled meeting Tuesday. The first public hearing will concern consideration and approval of an…

  • Football playoff ticket sales underway

    Click here for the Class 5A football playoff bracket Reserved-seat tickets for the Class 5A state quarterfinal game between Artesia and Piedra Vista – scheduled…

  • Basketball season ticket sales have begun

    Season ticket sales for the 2018-19 season of Artesia High School basketball began Monday at the Artesia High School Athletic Office in Bulldog Pit. Reserved-seat…

  • ARTrageous coming to Artesia Thursday

    As you step into the theatre, the ARTrageous cast welcomes you into their world. Through immersive activity, their camaraderie sweeps you along, and you get…