• AHS Drama grads planning 10-year anniversary reprisal of ‘Harvey’

    A quartet of former Artesia High School thespians is reprising one of their favorite productions next month in celebration of their 10-year reunion. Class of…

  • Cottonwood 4-H gives back to community

    4-H believes that every child has valuable strengths to improve the community and the world around them, and the Cottonwood 4-H Club has been busy…

  • This Means War: Teens, cops square off in NERF battle

    Local teenagers and officers with the Artesia Police Department turned the Artesia Public Library into a battleground Friday evening for a NERF War. It was…

  • Bulldogs log lopsided win over Los Alamos at Pit

    Saturday afternoon’s bout between the Bulldogs and Los Alamos may have not been the most exciting matchup on paper, but it was a thrill for…

  • Lady ‘Dogs make short work of Santa T., fall to Hobbs

    The Lady Bulldog basketball team shot lights out Friday on their home court in a mercy-rule-abbreviated win over Santa Teresa. Unfortunately, things would take a…

  • N.M. lawmakers to focus on public education overhaul

    An overhaul of New Mexico’s struggling public education system is at the forefront of legislative priorities as an expanded Democratic majority arrives at the state…

  • Artesia BPA students qualify for state

    Artesia High School Business Professionals of America (BPA) members competed Dec. 15 in several different contests in Artesia, with 24 students qualifying to compete in…

  • Another Carlsbad bank robbed by masked thief

    For the second time in as many months, a Carlsbad bank has been robbed by a masked perpetrator. The FBI reports an armed subject wearing…

  • Crime Stoppers seeking public’s help in solving drive-by

    Crime Stoppers of Eddy County is requesting the public’s assistance in solving a drive-by shooting incident that occurred in late November. Around 1 a.m. Nov.…

  • Kim Cleve Ahlbom

    Kim Cleve Ahlbom passed away Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, at her home. She was born July 25, 1956. Kim was a kind, loving mother, sister,…