• Agave Energy to renovate former businesses

    Construction workers take down the Rapid Temps sign from the former location of the business on the corner of Fourth Street and Quay Avenue Thursday…

  • New Mexico secretary of state pleads guilty to embezzlement

    New Mexico Secretary of State Dianna Duran pleaded guilty to embezzlement and other charges Friday after abruptly resigning amid a fraud investigation that alleges she…

  • Storm drops heavy rain, hail on Artesia area

    A heavy thunderstorm that struck the Artesia area Wednesday evening left behind more than 4 inches of rain and piles of hail in some areas.…

  • Eddy County ninth on state’s economic growth chart

    Eddy County ranks ninth in the state in terms of economic growth according to a list released by New York financial technology company SmartAsset. New…

  • AGH donates exercise equipment to community

    Artesia General Hospital has donated a selection of outdoor exercise equipment to the City of Artesia. The equipment is located at JJ Clarke and Centennial…

  • Alfadale Inc. brings in season’s first cotton

    Cotton gin manager Jesus Pando, center, stands alongside employees of Alfadale Inc. following the ginning of the first cotton bale of the season. Pictured from…

  • Artesia man signs copies of new book

    Joe S. Bullock, an Artesian born and raised, signs a copy of his new book “Walking with Herb: A Spiritual Golfing Journey to the Masters”…

  • Anadarko tops list of highest taxpayers

    A report released today by business and consumer insight company WalletHub lists Anadarko Petroleum as the company paying the highest taxes in the nation. The…

  • Toddler Time at Artesia Public Library

    Geri Dosalua, children’s services librarian, reads a book to children in attendance at today’s Toddler Time at the Artesia Public Library. Toddler Time is held…

  • Governor pays visit to Yucca Elementary

    Martinez outlines plan to bring high-speed internet access to all N.M. schools   Governor Susana Martinez paid a visit to Yucca Elementary School this morning…