• APS board addresses state’s fund sweeping

    Caton: ‘They need to give us the money back they took from us’ During his legislative update Tuesday to the Artesia Public Schools Board of…

  • Practice makes perfect

    Members of the Artesia FFA’s Opening Ceremonies and Parliamentary Procedure team – pictured front row from left, Fallon Avery, Emma Greenwood, Latisha Hammer, Stephanie Bejarano;…

  • Kids celebrate King Jr.

    Bela Fox, 3, works on today’s “Helping Hands” wreath with her mother, Yasmin, during the Artesia Public Library’s weekly children’s Craft Time. After the craft,…

  • Looking Back: North Eddy County gets first snow of season in 1978

    Looking back 40, 30 and 20 years ago, the following are excerpts from the Artesia Daily Press from Jan. 15-21. 40 years ago Jan. 15-21,…

  • More bungalows going up in Artesia

    As reported in the Daily Press Friday, Dec. 28, 2017, an old home was demolished to make way for new development on the lot across…

  • ‘Ag lot’ closed for rehabilitation

    The parking lot adjacent the Artesia High School ag building, just north of Morris Field, will be closed for student parking until Jan. 19, according…

  • Looking Back: Seven Rivers Cemetery excavation nearly set in 1988

    Looking back 40, 30 and 20 years ago, the following are excerpts from the Artesia Daily Press from Dec. 31-Jan. 6. 40 years ago Dec.…

  • Looking Back: Judge Price releases four from jail for Christmas in 1977

    Looking back 40, 30 and 20 years ago, the following are excerpts from the Artesia Daily Press from Dec. 24-30. 40 years ago Dec. 24-30,…

  • Santa’s Little Helper returns to Artesia: Colorado boy spreading cheer with Coco Stand

    Eight-year-old Paxton Williams of Castle Rock, Colo., serves up a little holiday cheer this morning during his Third Annual Paxton’s Coco Stand. Williams began mixing…

  • Packs of Love shares Christmas spirit

    Twenty Packs of Love volunteers gathered over the lunch hour today at the First Baptist Church Total Life Center to share the Christmas spirit with…