• Artesia man arrested for August vehicle theft, child abuse

    ARTESIA — An Artesia man was arrested last week on charges relating to an incident that occurred in August. Artesia Police Department officers were dispatched…

  • Five Bulldogs named to Class 5A All-State teams

    ARTESIA — Five members of the 2019 Bulldog football team were named recently to the Class 5A All-State teams. Just one athlete received All-State First…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Dec. 17 ARREST 5:26 a.m. – Jabar Raglin, 35, of Artesia, arrested and charged with a magistrate warrant for failure to appear.…

  • ‘Robin Hood and His Merry Men’

    Cast members of Artesia High School Drama’s production of “Robin Hood and His Merry Men” discuss the fate of Maid Marian during the final presentation…

  • 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…