• On location in a pineapple under the sea

    Marcos Anchondo works on his stop motion animation short film featuring SpongeBob SquarePants and Patrick Star Tuesday afternoon during a Stop Motion Animation Workshop at…

  • Making a difference in the life of a child

    Arturo Casillas, right, takes a break from bowling to enjoy some pizza with his “Little,” Erik Shephard, Saturday during Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Southeast…

  • Celebrating National Pancake Day

    Charles and Mark Lamkin enjoy their free short stack of buttermilk pancakes this morning as part of IHOP’s National Pancake Day celebration. IHOP is offering…

  • Looking Back: Artesia’s ‘Almost Anything Goes’ team takes state in 1976

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

  • Townsend plans to address key issues for Southeast N.M. in legislative interim

    With his intent to seek reelection as state representative for District 54 officially announced last week, Rep. James “Jim” G. Townsend, R-Artesia, is ready to…

  • Clark heats up crowd at chilly show

    Terri Clark donned her signature cowboy hat and took to the stage Saturday night at the Artesia Horse Council Arena to entertain a crowd too…

  • Pearson announces candidacy for county commission

    Royce Pearson has announced his candidacy for reelection to Eddy County Commission District 2. “It is an honor and a blessing to serve the citizens…

  • Henry announces run for District 2 county commission seat

    Jon Allen Henry is pleased to announce his intent to run for Eddy County commissioner for District 2. Henry, his wife, Tawnya, and two children…

  • Girl Scout Week

    Artesia Mayor Phillip Burch, right, delivers a proclamation Tuesday declaring March 6-12 as Girl Scout Week in Artesia. March 12 marks the 104th anniversary of…

  • Happy birthday, Dr. Seuss!

    Above, students, faculty and staff at Hermosa Elementary School decked out in their most zany Seussical attire Wednesday in celebration of the 112th birthday of…