• Yucca Healthcare works to fight obesity

    By TYLER GREEN Daily Press Staff Writer Obesity and weight loss are big issues in America.

  • AGH hosts fall food drive

  • Hendersons’ Hall of Fame inductions announced at school board meeting

    By JACKIE FOSTER Daily Press Staff Writer Artesia Public Schools Board members congratulated the Bulldog volleyball team on its second consecutive state championship with certificates of achievement at Monday’s meeting.

  • Local man arrested as suspected gun thief

    By JEFFREY HEIDENREICH Daily Press Staff Writer An Artesia man was arrested, Monday evening, near the 2600 block of W. Grand Avenue on charges of larceny of a firearm.

  • Navajo gives bikes away at Head Start

  • Council approves tax increase, pending vote

    Mayor ‘looks forward to more progress’ in final meeting of 2011 By JEFFREY HEIDENREICH Daily Press Staff Writer The Artesia City Council met, Tuesday night, and voted to approve an ordinance to adopt a new capital outlay municipal gross receipts tax, pending public vote.

  • Public Safety Complex the ‘gold’ standard

    Facility graces cover of Fire Chief Magazine By JEFFREY HEIDENREICH Daily Press Staff Writer Anyone who glances at the November 2011 issue of Fire Chief Magazine will see a sight that is becoming quite familiar to Artesia residents: the Artesia Public Safety Complex (PSC).

  • The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

  • Artesia FFA brings home multiple awards from district

    By DESHEA HANAGAN Special to the Daily Press The Artesia FFA Chapter attended the District Contest in Hagerman Dec. 7, where chapter members competed in Greenhand Creed, Greenhand Quiz and Junior High Creed.

  • County Commission rebids pharmaceutical contract

    By TYLER GREEN Daily Press Staff Writer The Eddy County Board of Commissioners voted to rebid for pharmaceutical services for the Eddy County Detention Center due to deficiencies in the current Request for Proposal during Tuesday’s commission meeting.