• Gonzalo S. Montoya

    A funeral mass is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. Saturday, May 27, at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church for Gonzalo S. Montoya of Lake Arthur.…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT May 24 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 3:03 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the Abo Apartments in reference to suspicious activity. 6:54 a.m. – Officer…

  • Roswell police identify body of murder victim

    The body of a woman found two weeks ago buried outside a house in south Roswell has been identified. The Roswell Police Department says Ambra…

  • Educators’ pension fund crosses $12B mark

    The New Mexico Educational Retirement Board fund, which provides defined pension benefits to the state’s public educational employees, reached an all-time high in value of…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT May 23 ARREST 7:23 a.m. – Abel Grado, 55, of Artesia, arrested on a district warrant for failure to comply with probation.…

  • Glenda Gaye d’Entremont

    Glenda Gaye d’Entremont, formerly of Artesia, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2017, at the age of 82. Gaye, as she was known to most, was…

  • James Lee Hedin

    Services were held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 23, at First Baptist Church of Carlsbad for James Lee Hedin. Hedin, 56, a former resident of…

  • Time to begin a new chapter…

    The Artesia High School Class of 2017 will hold commencement exercises at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 25, at Bulldog Bowl. The class’ annual Baccalaureate service…

  • Proposed county sales tax increases would have big impact on Artesia

    The Eddy County Commission will consider three separate tax ordinances during a special meeting this week that – if passed – would effectively raise Artesia’s…

  • All is well, safely rest: AHS alumnus to sound Taps at Gettysburg National Cemetery

    Jim Little, a 1962 graduate of Artesia High School, will join buglers from across the United States this summer to participate in “100 Nights of…