• Edna Jenks Hedin

    Services were held at 10:30 a.m. today at Denton-Wood Funeral Home in Carlsbad for Edna Jenks Hedin. Hedin, 94, passed away Monday, Jan. 28, 2019.…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 30 THREATS 1:32 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 800 block of West Cleveland Avenue in reference to threats. Jan. 29…

  • Celestina Heredia

    Graveside services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 1, at Woodbine Cemetery for Celestina Heredia of Artesia. Heredia, 85, passed away Friday, Jan. 25,…

  • Artesia schools inform staff of flu, strep precautions, urge parents to keep sick kids home

    The Artesia Public Schools are urging staff and parents to take precautions regarding a recent influx of influenza and strep throat, particularly within the district’s…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 29 ARREST 7:33 a.m. – Edward Juarez, 48, of El Paso, Texas, arrested on a magistrate warrant. DOMESTIC 12:06 a.m. –…

  • Bowlers win with record performance

    The Artesia High School Bulldog bowling team had seen themselves with a chance to win their past two tournaments in an Advanced Division that features…

  • Mary Lockhart

    Services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, at First Baptist Church for Mary Lockhart. Jim Hickerson and Ty Houghtaling will officiate the services,…

  • Anita ‘Sherry’ Tulk

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 31, at West Main Baptist Church for Sherry Tulk of Artesia. Tulk, 78, passed away Saturday, Jan.…

  • Chamber welcomes newest member: Lifted CBD

    Members of the Artesia Chamber of Commerce and Artesia Trailblazers gather with owners and staff of Lifted CBD during a ceremonial ribbon cutting to celebrate…

  • APD continuing to investigate shots fired incident

    The Artesia Police Department is continuing to investigate an incident of shots fired that occurred Wednesday in the area of Fourth Street and Dallas Avenue.…