• ‘Dogs notch first win, top Belen in rematch of 2017 5A title game

    Somewhere in Artesia Friday, a monkey was running loose. And the backs of the Bulldog football team were lighter for it. Two weeks of frustrating,…

  • Netters take third at Las Cruces Sweet 16 tourney

    Head volleyball coach Alan Williams got an indication the weekend was shaping up to be a successful one through a single sign Friday at the…

  • Bulldog soccer falls to Hatch Valley on late goal

    Through 54 minutes of soccer Saturday at the Mack Chase Athletic Complex, the Bulldog defense had done a stellar job of holding Hatch Valley at…

  • Hagerman resident newest member of NMJPEC

    The New Mexico Judicial Performance Evaluation Commission (NMJPEC) has appointed Matthew Kirk of Hagerman, an account representative in the oil and gas service industry, as…

  • AAC proud to present fall arts classes

    The Artesia Arts Council is proud to present its Fall 2018 arts classes. Beginning Monday, Sept. 10, classes will begin in piano, violin, guitar, drums,…

  • Henry Ray Jones

    Graveside services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 10, at Woodbine Cemetery for Henry Ray Jones of Artesia. Jones, 85, passed away Thursday, Sept.…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Sept. 11 ARREST 12:31 p.m. – Chad D. Hafer, 44, of Artesia, arrested and charged with DWI and destroying or tampering with…

  • Artesia man killed in wreck at 285, Fairgrounds

    An Artesia man was killed early Saturday morning after his vehicle collided with a semi truck. Around 6:30 a.m. Saturday, New Mexico State Police officers were…

  • Artesia man bound over to district court for resisting arrest

    An Artesia man has been bound over to Fifth Judicial District Court in Carlsbad after battering and resisting police attempting to serve a warrant. At…

  • Senior Adult Cowboy Celebration set for Sept. 18

    The Pecos Valley Baptist Association invites all senior adults in southeastern New Mexico to the Senior Adult Cowboy Celebration Tuesday, Sept. 18. Put on yer’…