• Class of ’98 grad Tutak returns to teach at AHS

    ARTESIA — Artesia High School alumnus Alysia (Tucker) Tutak has returned to teach at her alma mater and says she couldn’t be happier to be back in the City of Champions.

  • Commissioners approve redistricting

    By TYLER GREEN Daily Press Staff Writer The Eddy County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved redistricting plan B-1 during the Eddy County Commission meeting Tuesday.

  • County to partner with oil and gas on road maintenance

    By TYLER GREEN Daily Press Staff Writer The county will be looking to partner with oil and gas companies as a solution to maintain roads with heavy traffic patterns in the southeast portion of Eddy County.

  • Mariachi extravaganza raises funds for local youth

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  • Art in the Park making best of relocation

    Organizers hold out hope event can return to Central Park in future By ASHLEY TRUJILLO Daily Press Staff Writer Every year in October, Art in the Park draws more than 5,000 visitors to Central Park. According to Police Chief Don Raley, the bigger the event gets, the more dangerous it becomes.

  • Pool from US Olympic trials to relocate to Boston

    BOSTON (AP) — The pool from the 2012 Olympic trials will be dismantled and moved to Boston after the competition.

  • Artesia host to Anti-gang and graffiti conference

    By TYLER GREEN Daily Press Staff Writer Law enforcement agencies from around the state have been arming themselves with knowledge to combat gang-related crime and graffiti throughout the week in Artesia.

  • Award-winning Mariachi artist to perform benefit concert for Artesia youth

    ARTESIA — Award-winning Mariachi recording artist Antonio Reyna is coming back to Artesia for his show “Noche De Recuerdos con Antonio Reyna.” The concert will feature Reyna with his guests, Mariachi Raices de America, Ballet En Fuego de Frances Lujan and a very special performance from Lawrence Perez.

  • Court date set for man charged with DUI after crashing through fence

    By ASHLEY TRUJILLO Daily Press Staff Writer A pre-trial conference has been set for an Artesia man who was allegedly driving drunk when he lost control of his vehicle, went airborne and crashed through a fence.