• 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…

  • Top Cops: APD promotes six

    Artesia Police Chief Don Raley, left, stands with a trio of his newly promoted officers at Tuesday’s city council meeting. A total of six promotions…

  • Missing man found deceased near White’s City

    The Eddy County Sheriff’s Office (ECSO) is investigating the death of a man whose body was found Sunday after four days missing. ECSO Chief Deputy…

  • Looking Back: 1975 Bulldogs open season with win over Goddard

    Looking back 40, 30 and 20 years ago, the following are excerpts from the Artesia Daily Press from Sept. 6-12. 40 years ago Sept. 6‐12,…

  • Class of 1963 donates to worthy cause

    The Artesia High School Class of 1963 made a donation Aug. 27 to the Artesia Police Department that has helped to establish the APD’s Law…

  • Clarification on public record item

    The Daily Press wishes to clarify that the Claudia Martinez listed in the Artesia Municipal Court section of the Thursday, Sept. 3, public record was…

  • City council passes resolution opposing county GRT increase

    The Artesia City Council convened Aug. 31 for a special meeting in which the lone item on the agenda was consideration of a resolution opposing…