• Vietnam-era veterans, families invited to 50th anniversary ceremony

    Veterans who served during the Vietnam War era will be honored at a special 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War Commemoration Ceremony July 26 in…

  • Grammy’s kennel gets first guest

    Lightening’s Run, the kennels at Grammy’s House, received its first guest last week. Above, Linda Moreno, owner of Dandy-Time Boarding Kennel, entertains Bentley, an 8-month-old…

  • Robert Terry Powell

    No services are planned for Robert Terry Powell of Artesia. Powell, 74, passed away Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at Casa Maria Nursing Facility in Roswell.…

  • Joe C. Smith, PGA

    Joe C. Smith, PGA, passed from this life Saturday, March 24, 2018. Joe turned golf pro in 1982 and became a Class A member of…

  • A friendly game of pickleball

    A group of Artesians enjoys a game of pickleball this morning on the basketball court at Central Park. Pickleball is a paddle sport that combines…

  • Researchers collecting oral histories from rural N.M.

    Two New Mexico State University researchers are traveling the state to collect stories about daily life in rural New Mexico during the early- and mid-1900s.…

  • Ginger Lord

    A celebration of life service will be held today at Alamo Heights Methodist Church in San Antonio, Texas, for Ginger Lord. Lord, 74, went to…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT July 6 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:35 a.m. – Officer dispatched to South 12th Street and West Richardson Avenue in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • Artesia celebrates the Fourth

    Artesia celebrated America’s 242nd birthday with a range of activities Wednesday, from the annual Fourth of July parade to recreational sporting competitions to the fireworks…

  • Artesia police seeking public’s help with burglary

    The Artesia Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in solving a burglary at a local business. Sometime on or before June 2, an unknown…