• Aunt: Teen missing after graduation has died

    JOPLIN, Mo. (AP) — A teenager believed to be ejected or sucked from his father’s car on the way home from graduation in the massive Joplin tornado last week is dead.

  • 2011 Artesia High School Graduation

  • Artesia pair gathering donations for tornado victims

    They plan to deliver relief items June 9 By TYLER GREEN Daily Press Staff Writer As rescue and recovery work continues in tornado-ravaged Joplin, Mo., relief efforts are under way in Artesia thanks to two local citizens with ties to the battered town.

  • Graduation ceremonies tonight

    By ASHLEY TRUJILLO Daily Press Staff Writer By the time the commencement exercises at Bulldog Bowl come to a close tonight, a total of 188 students will have walked across the stage.

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  • Medicine for the soul

    Summer reading program starts June 1 By ELIZABETH LEWIS Daily Press Correspondent The Artesia Public Library is geared up to challenge students as well as adults with its annual Summer Reading Program.

  • Architect presents plans for new library

    By ASHLEY TRUJILLO Daily Press Staff Writer Progress is continuing on plans for a new public library in Artesia.

  • Pair of weekend shootings

    Special to the Daily Press Two unrelated shootings near Artesia this weekend left one man dead and another in critical condition.

  • Salon bandit arrested

    By ASHLEY TRUJILLO Daily Press Staff Writer An Artesia woman was arrested Friday after allegedly burglarizing a local salon.

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