• SANTA’S ON HIS WAY

    Youngsters were all smiles last week at the Artesia Public Library’s Oh! What Fun Holiday Shindig. Whether it was posing for photos with Kris Kringle…

  • ‘Dogs sweep, Lady ‘Dogs fall on hoops weekend

    Below left, Tucker Smothermon lays one up and in on a fast break off the turnover during the first half of the Runnin’ ‘Dog basketball…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Dec. 13 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:27 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 400 block of North 26th Street in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • APS approves improvements for Yucca Elementary

    By TERESA LEMON Community Living Editor The Artesia Public Schools Board of Education approved the purchase of the former Warren Brothers U.S. Army Reserve Center…

  • Oh! What Fun Holiday Shindig

    A pair of young attendees of the Artesia Public Library’s Oh! What Fun Holiday Shindig concentrate as they go fishing for candy canes during Tuesday’s…

  • Swimmers off to record-breaking start

    By BRIENNE GREEN Sports Editor To say the Artesia High School swim teams are off to an impressive start would be an understatement without the…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Dec. 10 ARREST 1:54 a.m. – Erlinda Gutierrez, 37, of Artesia, arrested on a district warrant for possession of a controlled substance.…

  • ‘Dogs finish fourth in City of Champs

    Artesia boys come up short of Rio Rancho

  • Ride for Bikes Christmas Bike Build another resounding success

    What began with one man, a huge heart, a desire to give back to his community, and 42 bikes in 2005 has grown into an…

  • Artesia teens charged with shooting at or from vehicle

    ARTESIA — A pair of Artesia teens are awaiting preliminary examination in connection with instances of shooting at or from a motor vehicle. On Nov.…