• Looking Back: Jennings named to Tech Hall of Honor in 1995

    Looking back 40, 30 and 20 years ago, the following are excerpts from the Artesia Daily Press from Sept. 20-26 40 years ago Sept. 20‐26,…

  • Artesia celebrating Constitution Week

      Local DAR chapter working to highlight document’s significance Sept. 17 began the national celebration of Constitution Week, the week-long commemoration of America’s most important…

  • Artesia Police Department warning citizens about scam

    The Artesia Police Department is warning citizens to be vigilant in the face of a scam that surfaced last week in the community. Four reports…

  • Full slate of events scheduled for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

    In celebration of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month Oct. 1-31, Grammy’s House staff, volunteers and board members are planning a variety of events. The main…

  • Rodriguez honored as grand marshal

    Ignacio “Nick” Rodriguez, a 98-year-old father, veteran, friend and neighbor, was honored Sept. 11 as a grand marshal in the 2015 Artesia High School Homecoming…

  • Carlsbad Mental Health Center official facing fraud charges

    A former Carlsbad Mental Health Center administrator will now be facing charges of Medicaid fraud in district court. The case against John Bain, former chief…

  • Switchfoot singer to perform at The Liberty

    Jon Foreman, lead singer of Grammy-winning band Switchfoot, will be in concert at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25, at The Liberty in Roswell. Foreman is…

  • Reflections on France

    How was my trip to France? It was fantastic! Perhaps the most amazing trip I’ve ever been on just because traveling with my sister-in-law Jenelle…

  • Library celebrates Curious George

    Above, 3-year-old Andrew Mays comes forward to receive the “Curious George” book he won from volunteer readers Carol Focken, right, and Tracy Isgitt Wednesday afternoon…

  • Clay Walker entertains Artesia crowd

    Country music star Clay Walker entertained Artesians Saturday at the Eddy County Fairgrounds as the Artesia Arts Council and Ocotillo Performing Arts Center’s first show…