• Homecoming brings parade, reunions, and football thriller

    Above, the Artesia High School junior class float makes its way down Main Street during the 2019 Homecoming parade Friday afternoon. The float won the…

  • Yeso Enchilada Supper top ticket sellers

    Yeso Elementary School’s top ticket sellers for the PTO’s 49th Annual Enchilada Supper are, front row from left, Madalynn Price, Brooklyn Fuentes, Daven Osburn, Beau…

  • Council to hold one public hearing, hear request to make improvements to Jamaica Park

    ARTESIA — The Artesia City Council will hold one public hearing and consider a request to make improvements to Jamaica Park at its regularly scheduled…

  • Toss No Mas campaign begins

    The Russell family recently donned their gloves and Toss No Mas t-shirts to clean up a portion of U.S. 82 West near their home west…

  • Commission to hold special meeting on property tax rates

    CARLSBAD — The Eddy County Commission will hold a special meeting this week regarding property tax rates in the county. The meeting will begin at…

  • Dogs fall to Storm in fourth

    Artesia leads 6A’s No. 2 team at the break before stumbling down stretch Anyone who doesn’t believe momentum plays a significant role in the outcome…

  • Local boys win showmanship buckles

    Caden, left, and Mason Golden of the Artesia FFA and Cottonwood 4-H respectively show off the Junior and Novice Steer Showmanship buckles they won last…

  • Hermosa honors first responders

    Hermosa Elementary School students began their morning by honoring local first responders, from left, Eddy County Sheriff’s Office deputy Justin Dominguez, U.S. Army reservist Justin…

  • Miller wins at State Fair

    Wiley Miller, left, a member of the Artesia 4-H Club, poses with his award after winning Best in Show with his Mini Satin rabbit at…

  • Teen injured after wrecking into tree

    A passenger vehicle sits incapacitated in the yard of a home on the north corner of Seventh Street and Ray Avenue Friday afternoon after colliding…