• Nearly 28M believe new iPhone worth going into debt for

    The economy is booming, and so too is the stock market, thanks in large part to the performance of Apple and its signature product: the…

  • Texas man killed in motorcycle wreck near Carlsbad

    A Texas man was killed Saturday in a motorcycle wreck near Carlsbad. New Mexico State Police officers were dispatched around 3 a.m. Saturday to the…

  • West Texas oil boom means transport challenge

    Oil producers in the Permian Basin, dealing with a shortage of pipelines, are increasingly turning to trucks and rail to ship the flood of crude…

  • Public Forum: Artesia streets ‘not the Indy 500’

    TO THE EDITOR: This is in response to your front page article entitled “Nine wrecks occur in 24 hour span in Artesia” in the Friday,…

  • Looking Back: Volleyball coach looks to defend state title in 1978

    Looking back 40, 30 and 20 years ago, the following are excerpts from the Artesia Daily Press from Sept. 3-9. 40 years ago Sept. 3-9,…

  • AGH Scholarship sees largest recipient group ever

    The Artesia General Hospital Scholarship Fund has aided the largest group of recipients since the program’s inception with their continuing education goals. A total of…

  • Johnny Cash tribute coming to OPAC

    Life may not be easy for a boy named Sue, but it’ll sure be entertaining for Artesians next weekend when a tribute to the Man…

  • McDonald’s to offer free breakfast to students, teachers Wednesday

    Participating McDonald’s restaurants across the entire state of New Mexico will be providing free breakfast to students in grades K-8 and teachers on the morning…

  • Super Kids craft pipelines

    After reading an article in their monthly Super-Science magazine about droughts, fifth-graders at Hermosa Elementary School recently designed and constructed their own pipelines. Students were…

  • Zia receives donations from First American

    Patty Schafers’ Advanced Choir class from Zia Intermediate School, Principal Larry Combs, and Assistant Principal Chanda Crandel accept a school supply and monetary donation last…