• AAC proud to present fall arts classes

    The Artesia Arts Council is proud to present its Fall 2018 arts classes. Beginning Monday, Sept. 10, classes will begin in piano, violin, guitar, drums,…

  • Henry Ray Jones

    Graveside services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 10, at Woodbine Cemetery for Henry Ray Jones of Artesia. Jones, 85, passed away Thursday, Sept.…

  • Artesia man bound over to district court for resisting arrest

    An Artesia man has been bound over to Fifth Judicial District Court in Carlsbad after battering and resisting police attempting to serve a warrant. At…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Sept. 7 ARREST 2:56 a.m. – Shacolby Everrett Stall, 19, of Artesia, arrested on a magistrate warrant for failure to pay fines.…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Sept. 6 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 1:06 a.m. – Officer dispatched to South 10th Street and West Richardson Avenue in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • Mother Goose on the Loose

    The stage was set this morning at the Artesia Public Library for a Mother Goose on the Loose StoryTime event from 10-10:30 a.m.; all that…

  • Roswell police seek fourth suspect in shooting

    The Roswell Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a fourth suspect involved in a shooting late last month. An arrest warrant was…

  • Della Mae ‘Hubby’ Harcrow

    Graveside services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 7, at Twin Oaks Memorial Park for Della Mae “Hubby” Harcrow of Artesia. Harcrow, 81, passed…

  • Susan Jean Bahr

    It is with great sadness that the family of Susan Jean Bahr announces her sudden passing Monday, April 16, 2018, at the age of 49. Susan will be forever remembered by her parents, Don and Carolyn Bahr, and her brother and sister, Randy and Bonnie. She will be cherished by her daughter, Kristina, and five…

  • Loving man wanted in Artesia shooting apprehended (updated)

    The Artesia Police Department is reporting that a Loving man wanted in connection with a shooting that occurred last month at a local apartment complex…