• Lincoln Road to play benefit concert for On the Move

    A concert to benefit On the Move, featuring local band Lincoln Road, will be held Friday at The Jahva House. On the Move is a…

  • Fun on the Fourth of July

    From the annual parade down Main Street to recreational sporting events to the fireworks extravaganza at Jaycee Park, Artesians got outdoors and enjoyed the Fourth…

  • 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.…