Archive for category Artesia Headlines

Bench helps AGH debut bone, joint center • Baseball Hall-of-Famer encourages Artesians to take advantage of new facility

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Johnny Bench tours Artesia General Hospital’s new Bone and Joint Destination Center Wednesday.  Brienne Green - Daily Press

Johnny Bench tours Artesia General Hospital’s new Bone and Joint Destination Center Wednesday. Brienne Green – Daily Press

By BRIENNE GREEN
Daily Press Editor
As a former catcher, Johnny Bench knows the pain that comes when muscles and joints begin to succumb to years of wear and tear. His message to Artesia Wednesday was simple: “You’re going to be amazed at what happens when you don’t have to live with that pain.” Read the rest of this entry »

Eager Beavers aid Paws & Claws

Cynthia Starkey and her Owl class from Grand Heights Early Childhood Center pose for a photograph in front of the donations of dog and cat food the children collected during their annual Pet Food Drive for Paws & Claws. The Owls won first place in the classroom competition and will be receiving a pizza party. Lynn Worley’s Tigers placed second and Dania Vega’s Ponies placed third.  Teresa Lemon – Daily Press

Cynthia Starkey and her Owl class from Grand Heights Early Childhood Center pose for a photograph in front of the donations of dog and cat food the children collected during their annual Pet Food Drive for Paws & Claws. The Owls won first place in the classroom competition and will be receiving a pizza party. Lynn Worley’s Tigers placed second and Dania Vega’s Ponies placed third. Teresa Lemon – Daily Press

Commission dealing with budget woes

By BEN THEOBALD
Daily Press Staff Writer
The Eddy County Commission held a public workshop during its meeting Tuesday for a preliminary budget review as the June 30 deadline for the 2015-16 fiscal is fast approaching. Read the rest of this entry »

County discusses Carlsbad loop road

By BEN THEOBALD
Daily Press Staff Writer
The Eddy County Commission voted Tuesday to approve a request to defer construction on the west side of the Loop Road in Carlsbad and instead commence efforts on the east side of the project. Read the rest of this entry »

APD seeks information on stolen trailer, residential burglary

By BEN THEOBALD
Daily Press Staff Writer
The Artesia Police Department is seeking the public’s help with information on a trailer theft that occurred Tuesday evening in the 3500 block of West Grand Avenue. Read the rest of this entry »