• 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…

  • Navajo donates to AGH Fund

    Bob O’Brien, far right, plant manager with HollyFrontier/Navajo Refining Co., presents a check in the amount of $12,500 this morning to Joe Schiel, fund overseer,…

  • New APS board member sworn in

    David Conklin, right, is sworn in by Judge Daniel Reyes Jr. at Monday’s meeting of the Artesia Public Schools Board of Education as the board’s…

  • Regional capital outlay legislative workshops scheduled

    ROSWELL — A series of Legislative Capital Outlay Workshops have been scheduled by the Southeastern New Mexico Economic Development District/Council of Governments. The workshops will…

  • New CASA board member

    Peggy Hyden, left, poses with Judge Jane Shuler Gray after being sworn in as a new member of the Eddy County CASA Board of Directors.…

  • Morning fire on fifth street

    Artesia Police and Fire departments responded to yet another early morning fire in the city Wednesday morning; this one is located at 507 S. Fifth…

  • Roswell Zoo to be closed each Tuesday for maintenance

    Roswell — Beginning next week, the Spring River Park and Zoo will be closed each Tuesday. Each week, staff will spend that day tending to…