• Company presenting ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’

    The Way Way Off Broadway Theatre Company of Roswell will close its 2015 season with the Broadway hit “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.” This…

  • United Way Spotlight: BBBS, Pathway

    When you contribute to the North Eddy County United Way, 99 percent of your contributions stay right here in Artesia. The remaining 1 percent of…

  • Collin Raye shows rescheduled

    The Ocotillo Performing Arts Center is reminding those who purchased tickets to see country singer Collin Raye Saturday to hold onto their tickets until the…

  • Stand Down event aids homeless veterans

    Above, Sam Jones, readjustment counseling technician with the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs (USDVA), stands in front of a Mobile Vet Center Saturday at Stand…

  • Rollover at Sixth and Texas

    A car accident that occurred this morning near Texas Avenue and Sixth Street resulted in one vehicle rolling and a man being transported to Artesia…

  • Thompson Square ready to entertain, rain or shine

    Husband and wife duo Thompson Square, comprised of Keifer and Shawna Thompson, are set to perform in Artesia Sunday night. The duo has released two…

  • Unusual ringtail behavior prompted closure at Caverns

    An unusually friendly ringtail caused park officials to shut down the natural entrance to Carlsbad Caverns National Park. The Carlsbad Current-Argus reports that the normally…

  • Xcel to buy solar from two stations to be built near Roswell

    New Mexico utility regulators have cleared the way for Xcel Energy to buy solar power from two generating stations that will be built near Roswell.…

  • Hit-and-run leads to multiple citations

    A Ford Mustang sits near Main and 11th streets Thursday following a hit-and-run accident. According to Artesia Police Department Cmdr. Lindell Smith, the driver of…

  • Public Forum: Shelter offers tips to keep animals from breaking loose

    TO THE EDITOR: The Artesia Animal Shelter needs your help with animals running at large. In the past five years the shelter as seen an…