• Artesia students honor local veterans

    Inclement weather may have moved Artesia’s Veterans’ Day Ceremony from Baish Veterans’ Park indoors to the Artesia High School gym, but local students warmed hearts…

  • Local salon enjoys Halloween fun

    Employees of Expressions salon, 1102 N. First St., got in the Halloween spirit Thursday by dressing up in a variety of creative costumes. Pictured are…

  • Choirs’ Bulldogs on Revue a success

    The Artesia High School and Park Junior High School choirs held their annual Bulldogs on Revue production last week, with a packed house both nights…

  • Trick or Treat Main Street

    Witches and vampires, ghosts and goblins, Hogwarts students and baby sharks… all of these and much more converged on downtown Artesia Saturday for the annual…

  • FLETC celebrates 30 years in Artesia

    The Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers (FLETC) celebrated 30 years in operation in Artesia Friday at its Richey Avenue campus. The Artesia FLETC acquired the…

  • AHS elects BPA officers, will participate in Fall Leadership Rally

    ARTESIA — Members of Artesia High School Business Professionals of America (BPA) have elected their officers for the 2019-20 school year. Officers include Alize Martinez,…

  • Artesia Public Schools approve medical cannabis policy advisory

    Counselors also say vaping a ‘very real problem’ in the district, school and public presentations set to address issue

  • Central custodian receives Success Maker Award

    Jeanette Delgado was named the Tate Branch Success Maker for the month of September during Monday’s meeting of the APS board. Delgado is the custodian…

  • Four inches or more reported in many areas around the city

    Heavy rainfall that began Monday afternoon in Southeast New Mexico and continued into this morning dropped as much as 4 inches or more of precipitation…

  • 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…