• APS to sponsor free parenting seminar Saturday

    By BRIENNE GREEN Editor Sometimes parents can use a little guidance.

  • Senators sign letter regarding lizard

    By TYLER GREEN Daily Press Staff Writer With less than a month before the Director of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service must decide whether or not to list the Dunes Sagebrush Lizard, commonly referred to as the Sand Dune Lizard, as an endangered species, New Mexico Senators Tom Udall and Jeff Bingaman jointly…

  • Two arrested after burglary attempt

    ARTESIA – Two local men were arrested after they attempted to burglarize a home in the 1100 block of Center Avenue at 6:30 a.m. Friday. Joseph Olivos and Angel Saiz were both charged with crimes connected to the incident after a call was made in reference to a burglary in progress.

  • Great American Smokeout

  • Operation Christmas Child effort underway

    Volunteers seek to help needy children worldwide By JEFFREY HEIDENREICH Daily Press Staff Writer Who would have thought that a bar of soap, a pair of socks and a box of candy could make for a great Christmas present?

  • Local man arrested on attempted rape charge

    By JEFFREY HEIDENREICH Daily Press Staff Writer A 21-year-old Artesia man has been charged with attempted criminal sexual penetration in the second degree.

  • Peace poster contest

  • Eighth-grade athletics sparks debate at board meeting

    APS Board to form committee to discuss allowing eighth-graders to compete at high school level By JACKIE FOSTER Daily Press Staff Writer An intense debate over whether to allow eighth-graders to participate in high school athletics at Monday’s meeting of the Artesia Public Schools Board of Education led to the decision to form a committee…

  • Economic forecast: positive with chance of growth

    By TYLER GREEN Daily Press Staff Writer The economic future of Eddy County appears to be bright.

  • Zia hosts ‘Kids Eat Right Campaign’