• Best of Artesia: Mack Energy makes employees feel at home

    With the oil industry in the midst of a downturn, many corporations have been forced to cut back, creating an atmosphere of instability for employees.…

  • AHS netters close out regular season on winning note

    The Bulldog volleyball team closed out its 2015 regular season on a winning note Oct. 29 at Bulldog Pit, completing a sweep of the Wildcats…

  • Bulldogs ground Rockets: Artesia takes district lead with 48-8 win

    The Bulldog football team knew going into Friday’s contest that a win over the Goddard Rockets would essentially lock up the district title. A week…

  • Best of Artesia: Fenn’s boasts best burger

    When it comes to burgers, pleasing the masses is nigh on impossible. Lovers of that most American of fare are so particular in their specifications…

  • ‘Dogs host Rockets in district showdown

    While the adage of “throwing out the record books” when it comes to rivalry games has become something of a cliché, there’s no denying the…

  • ‘Dogs win district opener

    Artesia holds off late charge by Roswell High, 47-39   With just over a minute remaining in Friday’s District 4-AAAAA opener at Wool Bowl, Roswell…

  • Inaugural Trick-or-Treat Main Street event set for Halloween

    Ghosts and goblins will be haunting downtown Artesia this Halloween as Artesia MainStreet and merchants in the downtown district host the inaugural Trick-or-Treat Main Street.…

  • ‘Dogs open district today on the road

    As regular-season endings go, the Bulldog football team couldn’t have scripted a better one. Operating with an altered starting lineup, the boys in orange battled…

  • Bulldog soccer falls 2-0 in game shortened by weather

    The Bulldog soccer team was in the midst of a solid game Tuesday against Goddard on the road. After falling behind 2-0, the Artesia boys…

  • Storm drops heavy rain, hail on Artesia area

    A heavy thunderstorm that struck the Artesia area Wednesday evening left behind more than 4 inches of rain and piles of hail in some areas.…