• APS approves NMDOH order for supply of Narcan

    APS Superintendent Thad Phipps received the Board of Education’s approval Monday for school nurses to obtain, store and administer Naloxone (Narcan) in the district’s schools.

  • Phipps takes over the reins at Artesia Public Schools

    Artesia Public Schools (APS) Board of Education President Jeff Bowman welcomed James T. “Thad” Phipps to his first meeting as Superintendent of Schools Monday night. 

  • February SuccessMaker Award issued

    D’Mar Ortega, center, was named the Tate Branch Success Maker for the month of February during Monday’s meeting of the Artesia Public Schools board of…

  • Big upgrades at Bulldog Bowl

    Work was underway today at Bulldog Bowl on the installation of the football stadium’s new video board and scoreboard. The video board will replace the…

  • New video board goes up at Bulldog Bowl

    Work was underway today at Bulldog Bowl on the installation of the football stadium’s new video board and scoreboard. The video board, seen above, will…

  • NMDOT set to begin projects in Artesia, including light at First, Hermosa

    ARTESIA — In order to improve pedestrian safety and mobility in the city of Artesia, the New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will begin construction…

  • ‘Robin Hood and His Merry Men’

    Cast members of Artesia High School Drama’s production of “Robin Hood and His Merry Men” discuss the fate of Maid Marian during the final presentation…

  • SANTA’S ON HIS WAY

    Youngsters were all smiles last week at the Artesia Public Library’s Oh! What Fun Holiday Shindig. Whether it was posing for photos with Kris Kringle…

  • Oh! What Fun Holiday Shindig

    A pair of young attendees of the Artesia Public Library’s Oh! What Fun Holiday Shindig concentrate as they go fishing for candy canes during Tuesday’s…

  • APS approves improvements for Yucca Elementary

    By TERESA LEMON Community Living Editor The Artesia Public Schools Board of Education approved the purchase of the former Warren Brothers U.S. Army Reserve Center…