• Roswell PD seeking suspect in shooting incident

    The Roswell Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating the suspect in a Saturday shooting incident that sent one man to the hospital.…

  • Class of 2017 celebrates commencement

    At left, Artesia High School graduating senior Hailey Ashe delivers her speech, “Leave Your Legacy,” to her classmates while, below, Chance Mitchell urges the Class…

  • Artesia man arrested in stabbing incident

    An Artesia man was arrested Thursday in connection with a stabbing incident. Officers with the Artesia Police Department were dispatched Monday to the 200 block…

  • Top ‘Dogs: Bulldog baseball award-winners

    Members of the 2017 Bulldog baseball team receiving special recognition at the program’s end-of-season banquet pose with their awards. They are, above, standing from left,…

  • Governor praising lawmakers’ efforts to balance state budget

    New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez is praising efforts by lawmakers to balance the state budget for the coming fiscal year, though she intends to veto…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT May 26 FIREWORKS 12:13 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 1000 block of South 20th Street in reference to fireworks DOMESTIC 12:24…

  • Class of 2017 celebrates Baccalaureate

    Members of the Student Worship Band perform a song for the Class of 2017 and other attendees of Artesia High School’s annual Baccalaureate service Wednesday…

  • Auditor’s office reviewing spending of public money by UNM

    The state Auditor’s Office is reviewing the spending of public money by the University of New Mexico’s athletic department on a 2015 golf trip to…

  • Class of 2017 to hold commencement exercises today at Bulldog Bowl

    The Artesia High School Class of 2017, the Artesia Public Schools Board of Education, and the AHS faculty invite the community of Artesia to the…

  • Commission passes trio of GRT increases

    Artesia’s sales tax rate will jump from 7.8125 to 8.1458 percent effective Jan. 1, 2018   The Eddy County Commission voted this morning to approve…