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AFD to host 9/11 Golf Tournament

By GRACE MILLER
Daily Press Staff Writer
The Artesia Fire Department will host its inaugural 9/11 Golf Tournament on Sept. 11 at the Artesia Country Club to benefit the Unit Scholarship Fund. Read the rest of this entry »

Immigration group to march in Artesia Sunday

By BRANDON MESSICK
Daily Press Staff Writer
The immigration support group Somos Un Pueblo Unido (We Are A United People) will have a prayer meeting Sunday, Aug. 17, followed by a march north from the Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Complex toward the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) at 1 p.m. Read the rest of this entry »

Do It Center donates mulch to Main

Rebecca Prendergast, executive director of Artesia MainStreet, accepts a large donation of mulch from Dean Goodman, branch manager of the Artesia Do It Center, 1801 W. Main St. Prendergast says the mulch will be used on Main Street and in Heritage Plaza. Courtesy Photo

Rebecca Prendergast, executive director of Artesia MainStreet, accepts a large donation of mulch from Dean Goodman, branch manager of the Artesia Do It Center, 1801 W. Main St. Prendergast says the mulch will be used on Main Street and in Heritage Plaza.
Courtesy Photo

Water line work nearing completion

Grace Miller - Daily Press

Grace Miller – Daily Press

The installation of new water lines along Bulldog Boulevard that began following the demolition of the Artesia High School Natatorium is nearing completion. Crews hope to have the roadway, or at least a portion of it, reopened to the public by Aug. 21, the date of the Bulldog football team’s intermural scrimmage and hamburger fry, but work in its entirety will be complete in time for the first home football game Aug. 29.

 

Udall, Heinrich, Pearce join energy secretary at WIPP

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CARLSBAD — U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and Representative Steve Pearce (R-N.M.) joined U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz Tuesday at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) for an “all hands” employee meeting and surface tour of the site. Moniz and the legislators also attended a town hall with Carlsbad residents Monday evening. Read the rest of this entry »