• Allez cuisine! Local teens compete for Iron Chef title

    The winner of Saturday’s Teen Iron Chef competition at the Artesia Public Library, Maisy Burton, shows off her first-place prize, which included a Teen Iron…

  • Eddy County proclaims DWI Awareness Week

    The Eddy County Commission has proclaimed Nov. 16-21 as DWI Awareness Week in the county. The Eddy County DWI Program is joining counties throughout New…

  • AGH psychiatric nurse practitioner receives award of excellence

    Ronald J. Haugen, a Carlsbad resident who works as a psychiatric nurse practitioner at Artesia General Hospital, was awarded the Excellence in Advanced Practice Nursing…

  • Artesia Public Library to celebrate International Games Day Nov. 21

    The Artesia Public Library will join more than 1,000 libraries around the world Saturday, Nov. 21, in celebrating the Eighth Annual International Games Day @…

  • Chase Foundation fetes retiring staffer

    Carol Sullivan, third from left, stands with former coworkers, Jennifer Urban, Ginny Bush, Corey Tolle, Richard Price and Jade Price Friday morning during a party…

  • Central Park slab receiving makeover

    City of Artesia workers break up concrete Wednesday from the slab in Central Park in preparation for a makeover of the spot. According to the…

  • DECA students hold food drive for Grammy’s

    Students in the Artesia High School DECA program held a food drive recently to benefit Grammy’s House, presented the donations of canned and nonperishable food…

  • American Airlines adds new nonstop flight from Roswell to Phoenix

    American Airlines will begin daily nonstop service between Roswell and Phoenix March 3, 2016. The service, when paired with connecting flights accessible in Phoenix, will…

  • Citizens recognized for aiding APD

    The Artesia City Council meeting Tuesday was an emotional one. During comments from public officials, Police Chief Don Raley awarded plaques to members of the…

  • State-based groups raising awareness for Diabetes Month

    November is National Diabetes Month, and Nov. 14 is World Diabetes Day – a day observed across the world each year to help people learn…