• Get on the Halloween train

    Halloween is now only aweek away, and residents are getting on the train, gearing up for parties and to welcome local trick-or-treaters. Artesia’s downtown district…

  • Roswell man killed in wreck Monday on 285

    A Roswell man was killed Monday after rear-ended a commercial motor vehicle on U.S. 285. New Mexico State Police were dispatched around 6:30 a.m. Monday…

  • Chase first woman elected chairman of NMOGA board

    The New Mexico Oil and Gas Association (NMOGA) has announced the election of Claire Chase, government relations director with Mack Energy Corporation, as the organization’s…

  • ‘Orange’ teams take Border Conference

    The Park Junior High School freshman and eighth-grade “Orange” volleyball teams finished their 2018 seasons as the undefeated Border Conference champions. Pictured above is the…

  • Public Forum: Shop with a Hero collecting donations

    TO THE EDITOR: The holidays are around the corner, and it’s time once again for the Artesia Police Department, Artesia Fire Department, Eddy County Sheriff’s…

  • First American gives to Grammy’s House

    First American Bank president John Bain is pictured with Grammy’s House executive director Celina Bryant and Grammy’s House employee Adrianne Martinez, along with numerous food…

  • Habitat for Humanity raffle winner

    Teresa Ashley, left, Habitat for Humanity of Artesia board president, presents Victoria Carrillo with her winning ticket after it was drawn in HFH’s raffle of…

  • Richard ‘Danny’ Tidwell

    Graveside services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, at Woodbine Cemetery for Richard “Danny” Tidwell of Artesia. Tidwell, 68, passed away Thursday, Oct.…

  • Mary Annette Morgan

    A celebration of life service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26, at Calvary Baptist Church for Mary Annette Morgan. Morgan, 69, met…

  • Billy Wayne ‘Bill’ Rhodes

    A memorial service to celebrate the life of Billy Wayne “Bill” Rhodes will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, at First Baptist Church.…