• Teen injured in rollover Sunday in stable condition

    A teen involved in a rollover accident Sunday afternoon near the intersection of Richey Avenue and 41st Street is recovering in a Lubbock, Texas, hospital.…

  • Holly contributes to APD continuing education

    Artesia Public Schools Assistant Superintendent of Operation Thad Phipps, left, and Superintendent Dr. Crit Caton, center, accept a check in the amount of $20,000, presented…

  • Artesia High School Prom royalty

    Artesia High School elected a royal court for its 2018 Prom Saturday, crowned near the end of the evening’s festivities at the old boys’ gym.…

  • Looking Back: AHS students win automotive scholarships in 1998

    Looking back 40, 30 and 20 years ago, the following are excerpts from the Artesia Daily Press from April 23-29. 40 years ago April 23-29,…

  • Border Patrol graduates first class under new curriculum

    The U.S. Border Patrol Academy Class 1084 graduate Lauren A. Butina, center, is congratulated by USBP Strategic Planning and Analysis Directorate Chief Benjamine Huffman, left,…

  • APS congratulates retiring staff members, presents service awards

    Faculty and staff of the Artesia Public Schools who will be retiring following the end of the school year pose for a photo Friday during…

  • Acclaimed pianist Sweeten to perform today

    Acclaimed pianist, composer, arranger and producer Ann Sweeten will bring her talents to the Ocotillo Performing Arts Center at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 24. Sweeten’s…

  • Council to hold two public hearings today

    The Artesia City Council will hold a pair of public hearings at its regularly-scheduled meeting Tuesday. The first hearing concerns the consideration of a transfer…

  • Public Forum: Class of 1978 seeking classmates

    TO THE EDITOR: The Class of 1978 is working on our 40th Class Reunion. We are asking for your help in locating the addresses, phone…

  • Public Forum: Senior Salute in need of donations

    TO THE EDITOR: Twenty-three years ago, a tradition was established by the parents of the AHS Class of 1995. This amazing tradition is Senior Salute,…