• ACT to host ‘Murder at Skull Manor’ costume ball

    Think you can solve the mystery at Skull Manor? Get into costume and into the Halloween spirit Saturday, Oct. 14, as the Artesia Community Theatre…

  • Save the Date: Art in the Park coming up

    The 43rd Annual Art in the Park is coming up Saturday, Oct. 21, at Central Park! Space applications are still being accepted; visit www.artesiaartscouncil.com, email…

  • Council plans three public hearings on city code matters Tuesday

    The Artesia City Council will hold a trio of public hearings pertaining to the municipal code at their regularly-scheduled meeting Tuesday. The hearings will begin…

  • Public Forum: Reader grateful for care during recent illness

    TO THE EDITOR: Recently, I was in Artesia General Hospital for a week. I would like to thank the Artesia Fire Department for their quick…

  • Bewitching bulldogs? Frightening felines? Paws & Claws wants to see them

    Think your pet is the most boo-tiful of them all? Enter their photo in Paws & Claws’ Pet Photo Costume Contest this month. Pictures of…

  • SBA, VBOC to present Boots to Business: Reboot

    Entrepreneurial-minded military veterans, National Guard/Reserve members, and their spouses are invited to attend a free Boots to Business: Reboot training program from 8 a.m. –…

  • Spring River Zoo asking public to participate in survey

    The City of Roswell and its Spring River Park and Zoo want to hear from the public about various aspects of the zoo. The survey…

  • ECSO investigating shooting at U.S. 285 RV park

    A male subject was severely injured this morning during a shooting incident in a RV park off U.S. 285. The Eddy County Sheriff’s Office arrived…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Oct. 5 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:19 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 800 block of West Texas Avenue in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • Douglas Dale Miller

    Memorial services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, at Terpening & Son Chapel for Douglas Dale Miller of Artesia. Miller, 46, passed away…