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A Valentine to remember

Kandy Molina, holding basketball, stands with Bulldog head basketball coach Michael Mondragon, girls’ Booster Club president Shelli Taylor, left, and boys’ Booster Club president Christie Harris alongside the new 2015 Dodge Dart Molina won in a recent raffle fundraiser to benefit the Artesia High School basketball programs. The vehicle was purchased by the boosters from Tate Branch Dodge. Friday, Feb. 13, turned out to be Molina’s lucky day, as her ticket was drawn from among those sold to both home and visiting fans over the course of several games.  Teresa Lemon - Daily Press

Kandy Molina, holding basketball, stands with Bulldog head basketball coach Michael Mondragon, girls’ Booster Club president Shelli Taylor, left, and boys’ Booster Club president Christie Harris alongside the new 2015 Dodge Dart Molina won in a recent raffle fundraiser to benefit the Artesia High School basketball programs. The vehicle was purchased by the boosters from Tate Branch Dodge. Friday, Feb. 13, turned out to be Molina’s lucky day, as her ticket was drawn from among those sold to both home and visiting fans over the course of several games. Teresa Lemon – Daily Press

Spence‐Ezell serves as House Speaker of the Day

Candy Spence-Ezell, state representative from District 58, led the morning session of the New Mexico State Legislature Tuesday…

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Kappa Sigma fraternity to raise funds in Artesia

By TERESA LEMON
Community Living Editor
Members of the Kappa Sigma fraternity from Eastern New Mexico University will be fundraising in Artesia all day Saturday, Feb. 21, outside Fenn’s Country Market. Read the rest of this entry »

Artesia High School rodeo athletes ready for spring season

The Artesia High School rodeo team is ready to ride in their spring season. They are, seated from left, Maddy Deerman, Leann Herring, Moriah Mauldin, Kenna Sullivan, Kaitlynn Harwell, standing from left, Payson Hendrix, Morgan Brown, Zach Boyce, Coach Kerrie Pitts, Cody Hendrix, Beau Kelly, Jon Solt, kneeling from left, Blaise Milligan and Bryce McCormick.  Courtesy Photo

The Artesia High School rodeo team is ready to ride in their spring season. They are, seated from left, Maddy Deerman, Leann Herring, Moriah Mauldin, Kenna Sullivan, Kaitlynn Harwell, standing from left, Payson Hendrix, Morgan Brown, Zach Boyce, Coach Kerrie Pitts, Cody Hendrix, Beau Kelly, Jon Solt, kneeling from left, Blaise Milligan and Bryce McCormick. Courtesy Photo

By KERRIE PITTS
For the Daily Press
It was a restful winter, and now the Artesia High School rodeo athletes are ready to hit the road again. Read the rest of this entry »

Commission approves financing for new gas plant

By BEN THEOBALD
Daily Press Staff Writer
The Eddy County Commission approved a consensus Tuesday for industrial revenue bonds to Enterprise Products Partners LP in order to finance a proposed gas plant to be built in the Eddy County area. Read the rest of this entry »