• Artesia BPA students qualify for state

    Artesia High School Business Professionals of America (BPA) members competed Dec. 15 in several different contests in Artesia, with 24 students qualifying to compete in…

  • Another Carlsbad bank robbed by masked thief

    For the second time in as many months, a Carlsbad bank has been robbed by a masked perpetrator. The FBI reports an armed subject wearing…

  • Crime Stoppers seeking public’s help in solving drive-by

    Crime Stoppers of Eddy County is requesting the public’s assistance in solving a drive-by shooting incident that occurred in late November. Around 1 a.m. Nov.…

  • Kim Cleve Ahlbom

    Kim Cleve Ahlbom passed away Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, at her home. She was born July 25, 1956. Kim was a kind, loving mother, sister,…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 11 ARRESTS 12:45 a.m. – Elva Tuuu, 33, of Artesia, arrested and charged with battery against a household member. 12:55 a.m.…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 10 ARREST 6:15 a.m. – Patrick Martin, 32, of Roswell, arrested on a magistrate warrant. ALARM 1:06 a.m. – Officer dispatched…

  • DeAnnaFe Juarez Briseno

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 14, at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church for DeAnnaFe Juarez Briseno of Clovis. Briseno, 39, passed…

  • Burger King on pace for February completion

    The interior of Artesia’s Burger King restaurant is still under heavy construction, but management says the dine-in portion of the eatery is on pace for…

  • Henry Anthony ‘Tony’ Hall

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, at St. Anthony Catholic Church for Henry Anthony “Tony” Hall of Artesia. Hall, 72, passed away…

  • Louis R. Duran

    Services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church for Louis R. Duran. Duran, 85, passed away Monday,…