• Council approves changes to Woodbine rules

    By ASHLEY TRUJILLO Daily Press Staff Writer The city council met Tuesday and approved the changes to Woodbine Cemetery’s newly revised rules and regulations.

  • Love blossoms, wanes in Sarah Polley’s ‘Waltz’

    TORONTO (AP) — Sarah Polley’s getting an earful from reporters asking her just how autobiographical the marital breakup is in her latest film, “Take This Waltz.” The writer-director’s answer: It’s not autobiographical at all.

  • County approves tax rates; taxable values depict economic growth

    ARTESIA — Artesia and northern Eddy County will be seeing a slight decrease in property taxes for the upcoming year following the Eddy County Board of Commissioners’ approval of the 2011-12 tax rates during a special meeting Monday morning. In addition, taxable values over the previous year indicate healthy economic growth in Eddy County.

  • Board: Reduction in funding stymies new APS curriculum

    By ASHLEY TRUJILLO Daily Press Staff Writer According to discussion at Monday night’s school board meeting, the state’s reduction in instructional materials funding has made it impossible for the Artesia Public Schools system to adopt new curriculum.

  • Homecoming parade photos

  • ‘Dogs suffer first loss of season

    Artesia falls to Manzano 42-22 in Homecoming game By BRIENNE GREEN Sports Editor In terms of the type of outing everyone involved was likely hoping for Friday at Bulldog Bowl, things didn’t turn out so well.

  • Artesia native recalls 9/11 in New York

    ‘I’d just seen a day that changed the whole history of the country’ By ASHLEY TRUJILLO Daily Press Staff Writer When the attacks came on 9/11, Artesia native Dr. Jason Bratcher was working on the Upper East Side in Manhattan, making his regular daily rounds.

  • Butlers to lead AHS Homecoming parade

    By ASHLEY TRUJILLO Daily Press Staff Writer Jack and Margaret Butler have been chosen as this year’s marshals for the Artesia High School homecoming parade.

  • Penn State faces road test in California tourney

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — The Penn State women’s volleyball team heads into a high-profile, early-season tournament with a four-match win streak, but a bit of uncertainty as well.

  • Commission signs contract with Motorola

    By TYLER GREEN Daily Press Staff Writer The Eddy County Board of Commissioners signed a contract with Motorola Solutions Inc. (Motorola) for equipment and services to aide in the completion of the Eddy County Motorola Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition system (MOSCAD) during the regularly scheduled commission meeting Tuesday.