• Students learn safety in the kitchen

    Artesia Fire Department Fire Marshal James Abner instructs students in Becky Torrez’s fourth-period nutrition class at Artesia High School on how to put out a…

  • Netters sweep Carlsbad at home

    The Bulldog volleyball team made quick work of their county rivals Tuesday in their 2015 home opener, showing poise, efficiency, and plenty of offensive prowess…

  • Artesia boys come up short in second half vs. NMMI

    For the better part of the game Tuesday at the Mack Chase Athletic Complex, the Bulldog soccer team was in control against the talented and…

  • Lady ‘Dogs hold own against Hobbs but fall 6-1

    The Lady Bulldog soccer team put forth a good effort Tuesday at the Mack Chase Athletic Complex against perennial powerhouse Hobbs. But despite trailing by…

  • Site work begins for McAlister’s

    Artesians anxiously awaiting signs of activity at the future site of McAlister’s Deli were rewarded Monday by the sight of construction equipment and piles of…

  • Looking Back: Brantley Dam work ongoing in 1985

    Looking back 40, 30 and 20 years ago, the following are excerpts from the Artesia Daily Press from Aug. 30 – Sept. 5. 40 years…

  • ‘Dogs blank Belen in opener

    One of the signs along the fence behind the Belen sideline read “This time it’s personal.” There was no doubt the Eagles wanted nothing more…

  • Bulldog soccer can’t stop bleeding vs. Valencia

    Down 4-1 at the half, the Bulldog soccer team was looking for a tourniquet in the form of a defensive stand Saturday at the Mack…

  • Running for ‘Coach Mo’

    Above, a participant in Saturday’s fun run in honor of former Artesia High School cross country athlete and coach Marcos Morillon, hosted by the Bulldogs…

  • Cross country teams hold bake sale in honor of former teammate

    Above and below, members of the Artesia High School cross country teams work bake sales Friday afternoon at Fenn’s Country Market and Wal-Mart to raise…