• First Folio in final days on display

    The First Folio, an original collection of William Shakespeare’s plays published in 1623, sits on display at the New Mexico Museum of Art in Santa…

  • Bulldogs come up short of Lovington; team now prepping for state

    An early deficit and an incompatible evening from the free-throw line combined to cut the Bulldog basketball team’s District 4-AAAAA Tournament run short Tuesday at…

  • Lady ‘Dogs fight, but season ends in double overtime

    With a trip to the Class 5A State Tournament out of the cards this season, the Lady Bulldog basketball team was playing for pride Tuesday…

  • AHS teams ready to open D4 tourney vs. Lovington

    “It’s always hard to beat a team three times,” Bulldog head coach Michael Mondragon said this morning. That’s an issue teams in the southern districts…

  • Darnell state runner-up in 100 backstroke

    Junior swimmer Jonathan Darnell finished as the state runner-up in the 100-yard backstroke Saturday in the medal finals of the State Swim Meet at Albuquerque…

  • Artesia boys tie for second in district with win over Goddard

    On multiple occasions this season, the Runnin’ ‘Dog basketball team has called upon an athlete to drain a big shot and help turn the tables…

  • Second-half struggles spell loss for Lady Bulldogs, 52-30

    Tied with the Lady Rockets of Goddard coming out of the  first quarter Friday, the Lady Bulldog basketball team was playing well. Turnovers were kept…

  • Your teen needs to meet Erin

    I’d like to speak for a moment to the teenagers of Artesia. And by that I mean your parents, since I doubt any of you…

  • Bluesman rocks Ocotillo

    Johnny Riley, a singer and guitarist hailing from Groveton, Texas, performs a Johnny Cash tune Saturday evening for the crowd at the Ocotillo Performing Arts…

  • New Mexico’s working capital problem: A billion-dollar opportunity

    It’s not every day that we find out our state government has billions of dollars, tangled in bureaucracy, accumulating in various state accounts. Recently, the…