• Missing man found deceased near White’s City

    The Eddy County Sheriff’s Office (ECSO) is investigating the death of a man whose body was found Sunday after four days missing. ECSO Chief Deputy…

  • Looking Back: 1975 Bulldogs open season with win over Goddard

    Looking back 40, 30 and 20 years ago, the following are excerpts from the Artesia Daily Press from Sept. 6-12. 40 years ago Sept. 6‐12,…

  • Class of 1963 donates to worthy cause

    The Artesia High School Class of 1963 made a donation Aug. 27 to the Artesia Police Department that has helped to establish the APD’s Law…

  • Clarification on public record item

    The Daily Press wishes to clarify that the Claudia Martinez listed in the Artesia Municipal Court section of the Thursday, Sept. 3, public record was…

  • City council passes resolution opposing county GRT increase

    The Artesia City Council convened Aug. 31 for a special meeting in which the lone item on the agenda was consideration of a resolution opposing…

  • He’s got rhythm

    Artesia native Jacob De Hoyos performs George Gershwin’s “I Got Rhythm” during a solo recital Saturday at the Ocotillo Performing Arts Center. De Hoyos, an…

  • Artesia native among Top CEOs

    A New Mexico business-news outlet announced Thursday its 20 honorees for an annual event recognizing New Mexico’s top executives. Among them was Artesia native Grant…

  • APD, other agencies to be enforcing rules of the road

    As summer winds down and temperatures start to cool off, more people will be out and about enjoying the weather. The Artesia Police Department, along…

  • Lift the ban on U.S. crude-oil exports

    Since oil was first discovered in southeastern New Mexico, well-paying jobs and the contagious entrepreneurial spirit of the oilfield have created opportunities for thousands of…

  • MainStreet director says goodbye

    As Ernie Harwell says, “It’s time to say goodbye, but I think goodbyes are sad and I’d much rather say hello. Hello to a new…