• Cheer clinic set for Sept. 2-3

    The Artesia High School cheerleaders invite girls ages 3 years to fifth grade to participate in a Cheer Clinic from 3:45-5 p.m. Sept. 2-3 at…

  • Cross country teams hold bake sale in honor of former teammate

    Above and below, members of the Artesia High School cross country teams work bake sales Friday afternoon at Fenn’s Country Market and Wal-Mart to raise…

  • Artesians enjoy Red Dirt Black Gold

    A salute to oil and gas, the industry that makes Artesia’s economy run, and the “red dirt” sound drew Artesians of all ages downtown Saturday…

  • 7024U Youth Outreach Center thanks volunteers

    7024U has amazing volunteers! From teaching our youth art to event set up, David Tenorio, David Hussleman, Harli Hussleman and Carlos Rodriguez have come to…

  • Full Moon Walk

    of “oldies but goodies” performed by Vinnie Baggatone and the BaggaVaughns at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29. A Full Moon Walk will follow with entrance…

  • Speaker outlines struggles in Israeli holy land

    Nati Rom, a representative of Lev HaOlam, speaks Tuesday to attendees of a presentation on the Judea and Samaria region of Israel, its history, and…

  • Xcel warns of telephone scam

    ARTESIA — Xcel Energy is warning customers of an ongoing telephone scam in New Mexico and Texas. In the scam, the caller claims to be…

  • APS enrollment numbers up as school year begins

    Eager Beavers ready to achieve

  • Council appoints Kiper to serve out Municipal Court judgeship

    ARTESIA — The Artesia City Council has approved the appointment of former Municipal Court Judge Kaye Kiper to serve out the term of the late…

  • Car, motorcycle collision sends two to hospital

    An accident that occurred around 10:30 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of 13th Street and JJ Clarke Drive between a vehicle and a motorcycle resulted…