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Singin’ in the Spring

Roselawn Elementary School second-graders, led by choir teacher Debra Leonard, present “Singin’ in the Spring” Tuesday afternoon at the school to family and friends. The students sang songs in both English and Spanish about rain and puddles, rainbows, sunshine, and the different animals one begins seeing again in the springtime. Students utilized various props throughout the concert, with one young man, pictured above, “rocking out” on his guitar.  Liana Swarengin - Daily Press

Roselawn Elementary School second-graders, led by choir teacher Debra Leonard, present “Singin’ in the Spring” Tuesday afternoon at the school to family and friends. The students sang songs in both English and Spanish about rain and puddles, rainbows, sunshine, and the different animals one begins seeing again in the springtime. Students utilized various props throughout the concert, with one young man, pictured above, “rocking out” on his guitar. Liana Swarengin – Daily Press

Turn lanes repainted at 20th, Grand

Armando Lucero with the City of Artesia paints right-turn lanes this morning on east- and westbound Grand Avenue at its intersection with 20th Street. The lanes had been a fixture at the intersection but were not repainted following the repaving of the road, causing frustration amongst drivers as some continued to observe the “invisible” lanes while some did not. Today’s restriping will clear up that confusion as well as improve traffic flow at the busy intersection.  Grace Miller – Daily Press

Armando Lucero with the City of Artesia paints right-turn lanes this morning on east- and westbound Grand Avenue at its intersection with 20th Street. The lanes had been a fixture at the intersection but were not repainted following the repaving of the road, causing frustration amongst drivers as some continued to observe the “invisible” lanes while some did not. Today’s restriping will clear up that confusion as well as improve traffic flow at the busy intersection. Grace Miller – Daily Press

Fifty years of muscle •Artesia Ford celebrates Mustang’s gold anniversary

Robbie Burgess, Robert Burgess, Rick Coates, Bob Hendrickson and Raul Rodriguez pose with a 2014 Mustang Shelby GT and 1965 Mustang Convertible this morning as Artesia Ford Sales marked the 50th anniversary of the renowned muscle car.  Grace Miller - Daily Press

Robbie Burgess, Robert Burgess, Rick Coates, Bob Hendrickson and Raul Rodriguez pose with a 2014 Mustang Shelby GT and 1965 Mustang Convertible this morning as Artesia Ford Sales marked the 50th anniversary of the renowned muscle car. Grace Miller – Daily Press

By GRACE MILLER

Daily Press Staff Writer

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the Ford Mustang, and Artesia Ford Sales is spending today honoring that legacy. Read the rest of this entry »

Wal-Mart raising funds for Children’s Miracle Network

Wal-Mart associates Alonzo Najera and Patricia Bruton pose with a concession truck raising funds for CMN.  Grace Miller - Daily Press

Wal-Mart associates Alonzo Najera and Patricia Bruton pose with a concession truck raising funds for CMN. Grace Miller – Daily Press

By GRACE MILLER

Daily Press Staff Writer

Artesia’s Wal-Mart has implemented a new weekly campaign to assist in creating needed miracles for the Children’s Miracle Network. Read the rest of this entry »

Commission approves code enforcement task force

By BRANDON MESSICK

Daily Press Staff Writer

The Eddy County Commission approved today the formation of a task force that will take on the burden of suggesting code enforcement actions to the commission. Read the rest of this entry »