• Oliver crowned 2015 Homecoming Queen

    Artesia High School senior Mia Oliver smiles from midfield Friday prior to the Bulldogs’ game against Valencia after being crowned 2015 Homecoming Queen. With her…

  • ACT to present ‘A Golden Fleecing’ Sept. 17-20

    Artesia Community Theatre proudly presents “A Golden Fleecing,” or “The Undermining of Sarah Sweetflower’s Sarsaparilla Saloon and Bridal Shoppe,” by R. Eugene Jackson, produced by…

  • Mayor declares Constitution Week in Artesia

    Members of the Mary Griggs Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, from left, Miriam Archibald, regent, Jeannine Null, secretary, and Mary Kay McCollum,…

  • 2015 AHS Homecoming parade

    ‘Never Forget!’ theme mixes celebration with remembrance Entries in Friday’s Homecoming parade were a mix of celebrations of hometown pride and solemn tributes to the…

  • Grand Heights holds annual hat parade

    Students at Grand Heights Early Childhood Center held a patriotic hat parade through the halls of the school last week, showing off their American pride…

  • APS, Head Start menus

    Artesia Public Schools Sept. 14-18 Monday Breakfast: Peanut butter and jelly sandwich, juice and choice of milk. Lunch: Meat lasagna in sauce, garlic bread, Italian…

  • Artesia celebrates Homecoming 2015

    Mack the Bulldog sports his Homecoming finest Friday morning on the corner of Seventh and Main streets in front of Nix Oil and Z-Bar-X Two…

  • Council approves PD promotions, Xcel agreement

    The Artesia City Council approved the promotions of six members of the Artesia Police Department at Tuesday’s meeting, an action that, according to Chief Don…

  • Yeso students ready for annual enchilada supper

    Students from Yeso Elementary School topping the list of ticket sellers for the school’s 45th Annual Enchilada Supper pose with their prizes. They are, from…

  • AFD to represent N.M., U.S. on international committee

    Artesia Fire Marshal James Abner has been selected to serve as one of 22 principal members of the National Fire Protection Association’s (NFPA) Fire Marshal…