• Forever Free still accepting toy donations

    Members of Forever Free Fellowship stand outside the Shell station on the corner of Main and 13th streets Saturday afternoon collecting new and used toys…

  • FUMC Family Life Center nearing completion

    Daily Press readers may recall that in the May 3 edition, a front-page article and related artist rendering announced that The First United Methodist Church…

  • Bulldogs on Revue delights audiences

    Above, members of the Artesia High School varsity chorale sing and dance to “Extraordinary Christmas” Friday during the final performance of the Artesia Public Schools…

  • Deck the halls with droids and wookies

    Brooke Barker decorates a Twinkie to resemble an Ewok as part of the Teen Anime Club’s Star Wars program Saturday at the Artesia Public Library…

  • Attorney general issues holiday scam alert

    As the shopping season ramps up, Attorney General Hector Balderas has issued a holiday scam alert to help New Mexicans protect themselves. The three most…

  • Don we now our strange apparel

    Librarians and staff members did their best to don their worst Wednesday for an Ugly Sweater Day at the Artesia Public Library. Teeming with tinsel…

  • Dexter man killed in wreck near Roswell

    A Dexter man is dead following a two-vehicle accident that occurred Thursday evening near Roswell. At around 8 p.m. Thursday, officers with the New Mexico…

  • Federal court appoints overseer for Portales-based livestock auction business

    A U.S. Magistrate Judge has appointed a receiver for High Plains Livestock, LLC (HPL), a livestock auction business located in Portales. The receiver will be…

  • Expressions to hold fundraiser for local nurse

    Carol Kaydahzinne, who has spent more than 25 years caring for others in the Artesia area as a Certified Nurse Practitioner, is now counting on…

  • Toys for Tots giveaway set for Sunday at Elks

    The annual Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots giveaway will take place Sunday in Artesia. The Eddy County Marine Corps League L/Cpl. Andres Garcia Detachment…