• No news on future fate of old Circle K

    After spotting a backhoe in the parking lot of the former Circle K at 712 W. Main St., several residents contacted the Daily Press to…

  • Swafford honored for 50 years at library

    Above, rtesia Public Library librarian Peggy Jo Swafford receives a Certificate of Recognition from Mayor Raye Miller Tuesday during a celebration in honor of her…

  • Bulldogs rally in fourth but come up short of Cavemen

    Trailing the host Carlsbad Cavemen by 17 at the half, the Bulldog basketball team could easily have phone it in from there. The ‘Dogs were…

  • Lady ‘Dogs struggle from the field in 61-32 defeat

    The Lady Bulldogs knew what awaited them Tuesday at the Carlsbad High School gym. The Class 5A Cavegirls have become a perennial power, and Artesia…

  • Public invited to celebrate 50 years of service with longtime librarian Swafford

    “I think you were destined to be in a library,” Artesia Public Library supervisor Erin Loveland tells Peggy Jo Swafford. It’s a Friday morning at…

  • Artesia girls sweep home stand vs. Gadsden, Deming

    Anyone curious about the Lady Bulldog basketball team’s progression over the course of the first month of the season need only look at the Artesia…

  • Bulldogs finish seventh at Gallup Invitational

    It was a frustrating start to say the least for the Bulldog basketball team Thursday and Friday at the Gallup Invitational. After falling to Miyamura…

  • Snow fleeting but picturesque

    Following flurries at various points during the day Friday that didn’t quite stick, Artesians were treated to a post-Christmas blast of winter weather Friday evening…

  • Bulldogs finish fourth at Poe Corn

    The final two days of the 2018 Poe Corn Invitational felt a bit like Old Home Week for the Runnin’ ‘Dog basketball team. Unfortunately, it…

  • Lady ‘Dogs place fifth at Los Lunas Holiday Tournament

    The Lady Bulldog basketball team may have gotten off to a rough start Thursday at the Los Lunas Holiday Tournament, but they turned it around…