• They’re back…

    U.S. Navy pilots are once again utilizing the “perfect” weather conditions in Artesia to conduct their primary flight-training exercises. The planes in the sky over…

  • AHS Student Council sponsors blood drive

    As of noon today, Artesia High School students had donated 30 of the more than 50 pints of blood they pledged to Vitalant during a…

  • We’ll take… all of those

    Girls Scouts of the Desert Southwest-Artesia received its fourth shipment of the “cookie season” this morning, and Girl Scouts are ready to begin supplying Artesia…

  • Looking Back: Null’s Lady ‘Dogs take down Carlsbad 70-40 in 1979

    Looking back 40, 30 and 20 years ago, the following are excerpts from the Artesia Daily Press from Jan. 28 – Feb. 3. 40 years…

  • Hermosa, Demented Customs challenge students to chase their dreams

    James Torrez, owner of Demented Customs in Hobbs, was the guest speaker during Thursday’s Hermosa Elementary School Family Night. Principal Mike Worley and his committee…

  • Looking Back: City purchases generators for possible Y2K outage in 1999

    Looking back 40, 30 and 20 years ago, the following are excerpts from the Artesia Daily Press from Jan. 21-27. 40 years ago Jan. 21-27,…

  • Null named new superintendent of APS

    The Artesia Public Schools’ current superintendent of personnel and student services, John Ross Null, has been named the new superintendent of the district and will…

  • Looking Back: Artesia, Roswell residents reel from sonic booms in 1989

    Looking back 40, 30 and 20 years ago, the following are excerpts from the Artesia Daily Press from Jan. 14-20. 40 years ago Jan. 14-20,…

  • #AgStrong

    New Mexico FFA State Vice President/District V President Maegan Lemon entices members of the Artesia FFA Chapter with the promise of candy for good performance…

  • Looking Back: Burgess receives chiropractic award in 1989

      Looking back 40, 30 and 20 years ago, the following are excerpts from the Artesia Daily Press from Jan. 7-13. 40 years ago Jan.…