• Best of Artesia: A bit noisy, but dress is casual…

    Bulldog football named best nightlife Small communities often boast about their devotion to the local high school football team. They’ll claim the town closes up…

  • 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…