• Local companies want truck bypass repaired

    By TYLER GREEN Daily Press Staff Writer Local trucking companies are seeking the support of county officials to improve NM 229, the designated truck route that connects the industrial park north of Artesia to US 82 east of town. While the drivers who travel down the road for their daily business believe it is in…

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  • Baker Rabbit Show Results

    Place, Exhibitor Name, Club, Tag ID, Division Placing Class 1 1, Ashley Vaught, Loving FFA, 21A 2, Makayla Broyles, Mountain Mavericks 4-H, 26A 3, Samuel Cooksey, Brushpoppers 4-H, SA8 4, Maegan Lemon, Cottonwood 4-H, 2A 5, Gabriella D. Vasquez, Brushpoppers 4-H, GV7 6, Jenni Dewey, Artesia FFA, 12A 7, Geraldo Mariscal Barragan, Artesia 4-H, 77…

  • Market Swine Show Results

    Place, Exhibitor Name, Club, Tag ID, Division Placing Spot Class 1 1, Lexie Bailey, Carlsbad FFA, 5696, Reserve Champion Spot 2, John David Runyan, Cottonwood 4-H, 5633 3, Samantha Matthews, Cottonwood 4-H, 5622 4, Jenni Dewey, Artesia FFA, 5675 5, Alanna Parrott, Brushpoppers 4-H, 5714 6, Gabriella D. Vasquez, Brushpoppers 4-H, 5704 7, Tylar Colwell,…

  • Fryer Rabbit Show Results

    Place, Exhibitor Name, Club, Tag ID, Division Placing Class 1 1, Terra Parrott, Brushpoppers 4-H, T1,T2,T3 2, Makayla Broyles, Mountain Mavericks 4-H, DB,AUV,D5 3, Terra Parrott, Brushpoppers 4-H, T4,T5,T6 4, Alanna Parrott, Brushpoppers 4-H, A1,A2,A3 5, Geraldo Mariscal Barragan, Artesia 4-H, GB7,GB2,GB8 6, Wyatt Kishur, Chaparral 4-H, 78,89,74 7, Kaleigh Sinka, Cottonwood 4-H, K1,K8,K3 8,…

  • Breeding Rabbit Show Results

    Place, Exhibitor Name, Tag ID, Club Class 111 – New Zealand-Buck 1, Makayla Broyles, Z3RD, Mountain Mavericks 4-H 2, Kristian Goldston, 19, Cottonwood 4-H Class 112 – New Zealand-Doe 1, Desera Fine, 2, Mountain Mavericks 4-H Class 114 – Satin-Doe 1, Desera Fine, BUD, Mountain Mavericks 4-H

  • Dairy Heifer Show Results

    Class 1 – 4 head Place, Exhibitor Name, Club, Tag ID, Division Placing 1, Dana Thalman, Cottonwood 4-H, 3924, Reserve Champion 2, Wyatt Kishur, Chaparral 4-H, 3927 3, Lynzee Fanning, Artesia FFA, 3934 4, Wyatt Kishur, Chaparral 4-H, 3928 Class 2 – 4 head Place, Exhibitor Name, Club, Tag ID, Division Placing 1, Joy Menefee,…

  • Grand Champion Dairy Heifer

    Ashley Trujillo photo Leslie Breanne Smith, right, of Artesia FFA shows her grand champion dairy heifer Monday night at the Eddy County Fair. Pictured with Smith is event judge, Brandon Covey of Lubbock, Texas.

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  • Three men injured in oil well fire near Loco Hills

    Two of the victims transported to a Lubbock burn center By JASON WATKINS Daily Press Editor ARTESIA — Three men were injured and two had to be airlifted to Lubbock on Friday after suffering burns from an oil well fire that ignited two miles North of U.S. Highway 82 on County Road 220, six miles…