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Man airlifted for gunshot injury in Saturday shooting

By BEN THEOBALD
Daily Press Staff Writer
A shooting incident that took place Saturday evening in the parking lot of an Allsup’s convenience store resulted in a male subject being airlifted to Lubbock, Texas. Read the rest of this entry »

Organizers gearing up for Wet ‘n Wild Tour

The 2015 Wet ’n Wild Tour will be held Saturday, May 30, at the Eddy County Fairgrounds. Registration may be performed online at www.rideforbikes.com.  Courtesy Photo

The 2015 Wet ’n Wild Tour will be held Saturday, May 30, at the Eddy County Fairgrounds. Registration may be performed online at www.rideforbikes.com. Courtesy Photo

By BEN THEOBALD
Daily Press Staff Writer
The 2015 Wet ’n Wild Tour event will be held Saturday, May 30, at the Eddy County Fairgrounds. Read the rest of this entry »

State Champions

The Bulldog 400-meter relay team of, clockwise from top right, Angel Vega, Jesse Gallegos, Keaton Collins and Travis Wilkinson celebrate atop the podium Saturday morning at the Class 4A-6A State Track Meet in Albuquerque after winning the state championship in the event with a time of 42.87. The Lady Bulldog 1600-meter relay team of, clockwise from top right, Mattie Moore, Jordan Montoya, Raina Wesson and Tiffany Cano is all smiles from the top of the medals stand after taking the state title in their event Saturday afternoon with a time of 4:07.00. Brienne Green – Daily Press

The Bulldog 400-meter relay team of, clockwise from top right, Angel Vega, Jesse Gallegos, Keaton Collins and Travis Wilkinson celebrate atop the podium Saturday morning at the Class 4A-6A State Track Meet in Albuquerque after winning the state championship in the event with a time of 42.87. The Lady Bulldog 1600-meter relay team of, clockwise from top right, Mattie Moore, Jordan Montoya, Raina Wesson and Tiffany Cano is all smiles from the top of the medals stand after taking the state title in their event Saturday afternoon with a time of 4:07.00. Brienne Green – Daily Press

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AHS graduation to take place Thursday at Bulldog Bowl

ARTESIA — The Artesia High School Graduating Class of 2015, the Artesia Public Schools Board of Education, and the AHS faculty would like to invite the community to the 2015 AHS graduation ceremony at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 21, at Bulldog Bowl. Read the rest of this entry »

Kitchen treks from Texas to Montana to raise awareness for veterans benefits

Charles Kitchen rode through Artesia Thursday afternoon on his horse, Palomo, along with his mule, Pancho. Kitchen is traveling to Livingston, Montana on horseback to spread his father’s ashes in the Yellowstone River to both honor his father and raise awareness for veterans who served, but didn’t receive their deserved benefits, according to Kitchen.  Ben Theobald

Charles Kitchen rode through Artesia Thursday afternoon on his horse, Palomo, along with his mule, Pancho. Kitchen is traveling to Livingston, Montana on horseback to spread his father’s ashes in the Yellowstone River to both honor his father and raise awareness for veterans who served, but didn’t receive their deserved benefits, according to Kitchen. Ben Theobald