• Ready or not, here comes the school year

    APS announces new attendance policy, dress code, schedule pick-up, Open House info By TERESA LEMON Community Living Editor Artesia Public Schools Superintendent of Education John…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Aug. 2 LARCENY 12:07 a.m. – Officer dispatched to Allsup’s, 800 S. First St., in reference to larceny. HARASSMENT 12:12 a.m. –…

  • Body of missing man found at Brantley Lake

    Eddy County search-and-rescue workers’ efforts came to an unfortunate end Thursday when the body of a man missing since Tuesday afternoon was found at Brantley Lake State Park.

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT July 31 LOUD NOISE 1:42 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 900 block of North 13th Street in reference to loud noise.…

  • Arts council to host kids’ theatre camp, ‘Missoula style’

    ARTESIA — The Artesia Arts Council is excited to announce this year’s upcoming “Theatre Camp, Missoula Style!” will run Aug. 5-10. Theatre camp is a…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT July 30 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:24 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 900 block of North 13th Street in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • ECSO makes arrest in local homicide

    ARTESIA — Eddy County Sheriff Mark Cage reports the Eddy County Sheriff’s Office (ECSO) has made an arrest in connection with a homicide that occurred…

  • Artesia man arrested on sexual abuse of a minor, incest charges

    ARTESIA — An Artesia man has been arrested on multiple counts of criminal sexual penetration of a minor and incest. Artesia Police Department officers were…

  • Pride of the Pecos Valley named Honor Band

    The Artesia High School band gathered last week to receive congratulations from Artesia Public Schools Superintendent John Ross Null for being named the 2020 All-State…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT July 25 ARREST 1:30 a.m. – Armando Solin Casares, 19, of Artesia, arrested and charged with minor allowing self to be served…