• McKee retires from CVE after 34 years

    On Feb. 29, employees of Central Valley Electric Cooperative hosted a celebration honoring the retirement of Jean McKee. McKee began working at CVE in 1981,…

  • CVE announces 2016 Youth Tour representatives

    In June, Central Valley Electric Cooperative will send Megan Sullivan and Dakota Avery on an all-expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C. for the Government-in-Action Youth Tour.…

  • A New Gateway to the West

    Southeast N.M. celebrates new Roswell to Phoenix flight service As of Thursday, southeastern New Mexicans wishing to fly west no longer have to detour 400…

  • Dessert Studio opens downtown

    From left, Shannon Johnson, Mitzi Fallis and Mary Johnson display a selection of pies and cheesecakes available at the Dessert Studio, which opened this morning…

  • Cooking for Two

    Local chef Jed Johnson, director of nutritional services and registered dietician for Artesia General Hospital, instructs a group of hungry attendees on the finer points…

  • Incumbents retain seats on Artesia City Council

    Voter turnout low at 14 percent Artesians decided a trio of contested city council races Tuesday during a somewhat quiet municipal election. Incumbent councilors Manuel…

  • Navajo makes generous contributions to APS, band

    Above, employees of HollyFrontier/Navajo Refining Co. and the Artesia Public Schools stand with a $20,000 check donated to the APS by Navajo this morning at…

  • Correction

    Due to misinformation supplied in a press release issued to the Daily Press, it was reported in an article titled “My Neighborhood establishes inaugural Community…

  • Three-vehicle accident at Eighth, Main

    Artesia Police Department officers and EMS crews respond Tuesday afternoon to the scene of a three-vehicle accident near Eighth and Main streets. According to the…

  • Getting to the heart of a good story

    Nancy Jones carefully measures and folds pages of a discarded book in order to make a heart appear when the book stands during a workshop…