• Girl Scouts go pioneer at Artesia museum

    Area Girl Scouts try on 1900s-era fashions during a visit to the Artesia Historical Museum July 30 as part of their three-day Pioneer Camp. “While…

  • Public information meetings set for U.S. 82 project

    (NMDOT) has scheduled a second series of public meetings to share information regarding potential improvements to U.S. 82 between Artesia and Lovington. The three meetings…

  • HollyFrontier/Navajo provide grand prizes for library’s summer reading programs

    A gift that lasts a life time…

  • Eddy County hires new home economist

    CARLSBAD — New Mexico State University’s Cooperative Extension Service Office in Eddy County has a new home economist, a native of Carlsbad, who is eager…

  • Newton

    Dakota and Juli Newton of Artesia are proud to announce the birth of a daughter. Violet Everly Newton was born July 12, 2015 at Lovelace…

  • Living Desert Zoo & Gardens events

    Star Party set for Friday A Star Party will be held at 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 14, in front of the Visitors’ Center at Living…

  • Several APS construction projects complete or nearing end as new school year approaches

    The August meeting of the Artesia Public Schools Board of Education was held Monday night, with the first order of business being the swearing in…

  • Artesia Public Schools welcome new teachers

    Incoming educators treated to breakfast by Chamber, Trailblazers

  • Fender bender on Grand

    Officers with the Artesia Police Department respond Tuesday afternoon to the scene of a two-vehicle accident at Grand Avenue and 11th Street. The accident occurred…

  • Coffee with Cops slated for Thursday

    ARTESIA — McDonald’s and the Artesia Police Department will hold a Coffee with Cops event Thursday to give the community a chance to communicate with…