• Summer lunches benefiting local children

    Brissa Padilla, executive director of the Changing Lives Coalition, serves meals to attendees of the summer lunch program at the 7024U Youth Outreach Center. The…

  • VBS ends with a splash

    Children celebrate the last day of their Vacation Bible School at First Baptist Church by sliding down water slides and playing games with water balloons…

  • City approves fireworks, charcoal grill ban at Jaycee Park

    The Artesia City Council convened Tuesday night for yet another quick meeting. The councilors discussed and voted to approve a request from the Artesia Fire…

  • Commission holds first hearing on vacating county roads

    After their biannual tour of the Eddy County Detention Center in Carlsbad, the Eddy County Commission hosted a public hearing on the intent to vacate…

  • Ready, set, grill!

    Smokin’ on the Pecos organizer David Grousnick, left, stands with Terry Goodman, support staff member of Smokin’ Dogs, this morning at the Eddy County Fairgrounds…

  • Tractor Supply celebrates opening

    Employees of Tractor Supply Co. and members of the Artesia Chamber of Commerce and Artesia Trailblazers cut a ceremonial ribbon in celebration of the store’s…

  • AGH employees continuing educations

    Artesia General Hospital employees who have received money to further their education from the Artesia General Hospital Fund pose for a picture Tuesday morning at…

  • Navion Society makes stop in Artesia

    Members of the American Navion Society gather post landing after their speed contest at the Artesia Airport Tuesday morning. The society was formed in 1960…

  • Band Boosters Clay Shoot a success

    A participant in the Third Annual Band Boosters Clay Shoot takes aim at a clay pigeon Saturday morning at the Eddy County Shooting Range. Money…

  • Slots still open for Chase Scholars community service

    Chase Foundation Scholarship recipients attend a meet and greet Friday with former Chase Scholars and Chase Foundation employees in preparation for this week’s community service…