• AGH donates exercise equipment to community

    Artesia General Hospital has donated a selection of outdoor exercise equipment to the City of Artesia. The equipment is located at JJ Clarke and Centennial…

  • Alfadale Inc. brings in season’s first cotton

    Cotton gin manager Jesus Pando, center, stands alongside employees of Alfadale Inc. following the ginning of the first cotton bale of the season. Pictured from…

  • Artesia man signs copies of new book

    Joe S. Bullock, an Artesian born and raised, signs a copy of his new book “Walking with Herb: A Spiritual Golfing Journey to the Masters”…

  • Anadarko tops list of highest taxpayers

    A report released today by business and consumer insight company WalletHub lists Anadarko Petroleum as the company paying the highest taxes in the nation. The…

  • Toddler Time at Artesia Public Library

    Geri Dosalua, children’s services librarian, reads a book to children in attendance at today’s Toddler Time at the Artesia Public Library. Toddler Time is held…

  • Governor pays visit to Yucca Elementary

    Martinez outlines plan to bring high-speed internet access to all N.M. schools   Governor Susana Martinez paid a visit to Yucca Elementary School this morning…

  • Commission approves bid for record management system

    The Eddy County Commissioners had a light workload this morning at their bimonthly meeting in Carlsbad. Eddy County has requested and received bids for the…

  • Looking Back: Artesia Christian College prepares to close in 1985

    Looking back 40, 30 and 20 years ago, the following are excerpts from the Artesia Daily Press from Oct. 18-24. 40 years ago Oct. 18‐24,…

  • Artesia celebrates fall at Art in the Park

        Above, Artesians peruse the array of craft booths Saturday at the annual Art in the Park event at Central Park. Attendees enjoyed mild…

  • Pizza Hut employees forego tips to aid family

    The one thing Tiffany Florez doesn’t want to be called is a saint. However, one might disagree with her once they find out how she…