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DECA students donate to Grammy’s

Grace Miller – Daily Press DECA students, standing from left, Kassandra Rojo, Francisco Aguilera, Brenda Gutierrez, Karen Gutierrez, seated from left, Cameron Liles, Jordan Brooke, Diego Huerta, Manuel Reza, Kristen Harrison, Spencer Liles and Isaiah Rivera take a break with Grammy’s House Executive Director Celina Bryant, far right, after unloading more than 1,000 canned food items from their recent drive.

Grace Miller – Daily Press
DECA students, standing from left, Kassandra Rojo, Francisco Aguilera, Brenda Gutierrez, Karen Gutierrez, seated from left, Cameron Liles, Jordan Brooke, Diego Huerta, Manuel Reza, Kristen Harrison, Spencer Liles and Isaiah Rivera take a break with Grammy’s House Executive Director Celina Bryant, far right, after unloading more than 1,000 canned food items from their recent drive.

By GRACE MILLER
Daily Press Staff Writer
Artesia High School DECA students donated 1,200-plus food items to Grammy’s House last week, the results of a one-day food drive conducted with DECA instructor Jamie Ragsdale. Read the rest of this entry »

Trinity Temple hosts 23rd Annual Love Feast

Above from left, Luis Reyes, Jack Brannan and Diego Valenzuela pause from serving up traditional turkey dinners to attendees of Trinity Temple’s 23rd Annual Love Feast last week at the Artesia Center. Scores of Artesians turned out for the dinner, with Trinity delivering more than 200 plates to shut-ins. Below, sisters Isabel and Zha’Nae giggle at brother Jorge Hernandez as he gives the feast two thumbs up. “This started 23 years ago with just a few dinners and has grown to 1,000 members of the community coming to enjoy a good meal and good fellowship together,” said Tim Kidd, church member. Grace Miller - Daily Press

Above from left, Luis Reyes, Jack Brannan and Diego Valenzuela pause from serving up traditional turkey dinners to attendees of Trinity Temple’s 23rd Annual Love Feast last week at the Artesia Center. Scores of Artesians turned out for the dinner, with Trinity delivering more than 200 plates to shut-ins. Below, sisters Isabel and Zha’Nae giggle at brother Jorge Hernandez as he gives the feast two thumbs up. “This started 23 years ago with just a few dinners and has grown to 1,000 members of the community coming to enjoy a good meal and good fellowship together,” said Tim Kidd, church member.
Grace Miller – Daily Press

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Commission updated on flood recovery process

By BEN THEOBALD
Daily Press Staff Writer
The Eddy County Commission was updated during their Tuesday meeting on the recovery process underway from severe storms and flooding that occurred in September. Read the rest of this entry »

Detention center to close by end of year

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — The Obama administration will close a temporary family immigration detention center in rural New Mexico by the end of the year, The Associated Press has learned. Read the rest of this entry »

Snow comes early to Artesia

 Above, bronze statues at The Derrick Floor sit dusted in snow after a light accumulation fell Sunday in the Artesia area. At left, workers with The Light Shed, LLC, of Carlsbad brave the frosty weather to put up the remainder of the city’s Christmas decorations in the downtown district. Brienne Green - Daily Press


Below, bronze statues at The Derrick Floor sit dusted in snow after a light accumulation fell Sunday in the Artesia area. Above, workers with The Light Shed, LLC, of Carlsbad brave the frosty weather to put up the remainder of the city’s Christmas decorations in the downtown district.
Brienne Green – Daily Press

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