• SENM residents turn out for vice presidential visit

    Artesians and residents of communities throughout Southeast New Mexico and the region turned out in droves this morning for an America First Policies event featuring…

  • RPD reports mother, sons found safe

    The Roswell Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing mother and her two sons. Elyssa Winchester, 34, and her children –…

  • Artesia man arrested for felony aggravated battery following fight

    ARTESIA — An Artesia man was arrested Sunday for felony aggravated battery following a fight. Artesia Police Department officers were dispatched around 7:30 p.m. Sunday…

  • Man found deceased in Artesia had been reported missing out of Connecticut

    The man whose remains were found Sunday west of the 900 block of Bowman Drive in Artesia had been reported missing out of Connecticut “for several weeks,” the Artesia Police Department says.

  • Ready or not, here comes the school year

    APS announces new attendance policy, dress code, schedule pick-up, Open House info By TERESA LEMON Community Living Editor Artesia Public Schools Superintendent of Education John…

  • Body of missing man found at Brantley Lake

    Eddy County search-and-rescue workers’ efforts came to an unfortunate end Thursday when the body of a man missing since Tuesday afternoon was found at Brantley Lake State Park.

  • Arts council to host kids’ theatre camp, ‘Missoula style’

    ARTESIA — The Artesia Arts Council is excited to announce this year’s upcoming “Theatre Camp, Missoula Style!” will run Aug. 5-10. Theatre camp is a…

  • Artesia man arrested on sexual abuse of a minor, incest charges

    ARTESIA — An Artesia man has been arrested on multiple counts of criminal sexual penetration of a minor and incest. Artesia Police Department officers were…

  • Pride of the Pecos Valley named Honor Band

    The Artesia High School band gathered last week to receive congratulations from Artesia Public Schools Superintendent John Ross Null for being named the 2020 All-State…

  • ECSO makes arrest in local homicide

    ARTESIA — Eddy County Sheriff Mark Cage reports the Eddy County Sheriff’s Office (ECSO) has made an arrest in connection with a homicide that occurred…