• Artesia History: Allsup’s (and its burritos) uniquely New Mexican

    Allsup’s is a staple of Artesia and many other small towns that dot the region. Localized almost entirely in New Mexico, with a few scattered…

  • NMSU Ag Science Center’s Field Day slated for Aug. 23

    The New Mexico State University Agricultural Science Center five miles south of Artesia will hold its annual Field Day Thursday, Aug. 23. A Continuing Education…

  • Back to school with a splash

    Tanner Beadle, 6, is all smiles as he heads down a water slide during the Back-to-School Bash event Friday afternoon at Faith Baptist Church. Children…

  • Hermosa Church of Christ gives to Grammy’s

    Vanna Conner, a member of Hermosa Church of Christ, recently chose Grammy’s House as the recipient of several goodie bags for clients and a $100…

  • Henry’s, Canyonstone collect school supplies

    From left, Tonya Henry of Henry’s BBQ, Kasandra Geeslin, property manager of Canyonstone Apartments, and Shannon Butts, Canyonstone leasing specialist, teamed up prior to the…

  • Results show grades for N.M. schools remain flat

    The number of New Mexico public schools receiving top school grades remained flat while some schools face closure for constantly getting an “F.” The Public…

  • Museum remains open during facelift

    It may look as though the Artesia Historical Museum is inaccessible to visitors for the next three to four weeks, but museum manager Nancy Dunn…

  • Everything ducky in Deming as waterfowl races approach

    Albuquerque has hot air balloons, Santa Fe burns Old Man Gloom, and Deming has its ducks. Since 1980, Deming has hosted the annual Great American…

  • City council slates special workshop to consider hiring EMTs

    The Artesia City Council elected Tuesday to hold a special workshop next month to discuss the possibility of adding EMT positions at the Artesia Fire…

  • APD investigating incident that left man dead

    The Artesia Police Department is currently investigating an incident that occurred this afternoon near East Grand Avenue just east of First Street. It has been…