• Poor standards prompt city to consider rental ordinance

    ARTESIA — The City of Artesia is considering adoption of a new ordinance requiring owners or operators of residential rental property to register with the city. The city is seeking public input and feedback on the draft ordinance.

  • Ladies fall to Cavegirls 5-0 on the road

    By BRIENNE GREEN Sports Editor After holding the Class 5A 10th-ranked Cavegirls to a single goal in the first half of play Tuesday on the road, a breakdown in communication by the Lady Bulldog soccer team opened the floodgates in the latter minutes of the second half.

  • ‘Dogs complete sweep of Carlsbad

    By BRIENNE GREEN Sports Editor With the annual Eddy County War football game between Artesia and Carlsbad on the horizon, the minds of both the Bulldog and Caveman fans in attendance at Tuesday’s soccer game at the Mack Chase Athletic Complex were in full rivalry mode.

  • Underclothes thief tased, found with marijuana

    By TYLER GREEN Daily Press Staff Writer A Roswell woman was arrested after stealing $283.89 worth of underclothes and shorts from Kmart yesterday.

  • Brantley Lake low but boaters OK, fishing good

    The water level at Brantley Lake is currently at approximately 5,700 acre-feet, which is low according to Park Superintendent Adrian Stiteler.

  • 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

  • Pop art