• Love Feast draws crowd for food, fellowship

    Volunteers from the Trinity Temple Assembly of God church hand out food to people waiting in line at the 24th Annual Love Feast Friday at…

  • USPS to host passport fairs around New Mexico

    The U.S. Postal Service is hosting passport fairs around New Mexico as residents brace for identification requirements to take effect early next year. The U.S.…

  • Shop Small Saturday to feature fashion show, anniversary celebration

    This Saturday, some of the merchants on Main Street will be celebrating Small Business Saturday one week before the unofficial holiday. “We’re trying to get…

  • Thunderbirds celebrate Turkey Day

    Second-graders sing “A Turkey Named Bert” during their Thanksgiving program, “Celebrate with Joy,” this morning at Yeso Elementary School. The students also sang songs such…

  • Caverns to close Thanksgiving Day; Rock of Ages program postponed

    In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, Carlsbad Caverns National Park’s visitors’ center and cave will be closed Thursday, Nov. 26. Regular business hours will resume…

  • Pioneer recipes on offer in Artesia Historical Museum book

    Nancy Dunn of the Artesia Historical Museum and Art Center discusses the cookbook she and her staff curated titled “Artesia’s Most Wanted: Pioneer Recipes, 1900-1960”…

  • Accident at 13th, Compress claims life of Roswell man

    A Roswell man is dead and four people injured following a traffic accident that occurred Tuesday afternoon at the intersection of 13th Street and West…

  • Bridge work continues on Main Street

    Construction equipment sits on the Main Street bridge north of Fenn’s Country Market this afternoon, where bridge maintenance and repair work continues to reduce traffic…

  • APS board discusses PARCC results, mill levy, new office

    The Artesia Public Schools Board of Education approved a proclamation and resolution last week to go out to voters Feb. 2, 2016, for the renewal…

  • Operation Christmas Child effort begins

    This year, Artesia project coordinators of Operation Christmas Child hope to collect 950 shoebox gifts to deliver to children in need overseas. First Baptist Church,…