• Bulldogs win season opener over Belen, 2-1

    Prior to the start of their 2015 season opener against Belen Saturday at the Mack Chase Athletic Complex, firstyear head coach Phillip Jowers told his…

  • Festival to highlight local oil, gas industry

    Red Dirt Black Gold offers oilfield events, food, art, music

  • ‘Dogs put through paces in first game-format action against Onate

    The 2015 Bulldog football team got its first taste of true game-format action Thursday at Bulldog Bowl as it hosted its annual intermural scrimmage versus…

  • Budding Bulldogs

    Artesia High School quarterback Justin Houghtaling smiles as young fans take turns trying on his helmet during a community pep rally Thursday at Bulldog Bowl.…

  • Hamburger Fry, scrimmage set for today

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  • Judge Martinez honored with escort to Carlsbad

    A vehicle carrying the remains of Artesia Municipal Judge Richard L. Martinez departs the Public Safety Complex on West Main Street Saturday afternoon, leading a…

  • Fender bender on Grand

    Officers with the Artesia Police Department respond Tuesday afternoon to the scene of a two-vehicle accident at Grand Avenue and 11th Street. The accident occurred…

  • City averts potential budget shortfall during annual retreat

    The Artesia City Council averted a potential budget shortfall at its annual Cloudcroft retreat last weekend, placing a project that’s been in the works for…