• J.B. Craft

    J.B. Craft passed from this world Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, in Florence, Ariz. He was 90 years old. He was born Jan. 19, 1929, in…

  • Martha Ann Patterson

    Services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 13, at West Main Baptist Church for Martha Ann Patterson. Patterson, 78, passed away Thursday, Jan. 11,…

  • Glenda Faye Maurer

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, at Terpening & Son Chapel for Glenda Faye Maurer of Artesia. Maurer, 68, left this earth…

  • Artesians shocked as naked man spotted jogging along Main

    Artesians driving and working along Main Street Thursday afternoon learned a little more about one local man than they ever wanted to know.

  • Jo Ellen Schmid

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8, at the Slade-O’Donnell Funeral Home in Leon, Iowa, for Jo Ellen Schmid. Schmid, 72, passed away…

  • Joseph Arthur Rotolo

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8, at Terpening & Son Chapel for Joseph Arthur Rotolo of Artesia. Rotolo, 73, passed away Friday,…

  • Artesia men arrested for armed robbery of Allsup’s

    ARTESIA — Two Artesia men were arrested last week for their roles in the armed robbery of a local convenience store. The men were quickly…

  • Artesia man arrested on criminal sexual contact charges

    ARTESIA — An Artesia man was arrested last week on charges relating to criminal sexual contact. Artesia Police Department officers were dispatched Dec. 23, 2019,…

  • Municipal judge sworn in to fulfill term

    City Clerk Aubrey Hobson issues the Oath of Office to Sarah Gallegos Dec. 31, 2019, following her appointment to the position of Artesia Municipal Court…

  • Rodney Lara

    Mass was held at 10 a.m. today at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church for Rodney Lara. Lara, 54, passed away Monday, Dec. 16, 2019,…