• Open Section Exhibit Results

    Exhibitor, Name, Description, Place, Special Placing APRONS 01 Mollie Simmons, Tan apron with little girls, 2 CAKES 07 OTHER CAKES – UN-ICED Carla Blair, pound cake, 1 CAKES JR Melody Payne, Blueberry Citrus Torte, 1 03 Beth Brader, Un-iced Angel Food Cake, 1 05 Tori Fanberg, Chocolate cake/ chocolate frosting, 1

  • 4H Indoor County Fair Results

    Exhibitor Name, Division, Class, Description, Place, Special Placing 20 Animals Novice Makayla Broyles, 20 Animals, 1, animal, 1 Cody McCormick, 20 Animals, 1, poster, 2 Kylie Smith, 20 Animals, 1, Poster Horse, 3 Brieanna McCormick, 20 Animals, 1, poster, 4 Senior Ryann Kaylee Farris, 20 Animals, 1, livestock, 1 21 Veterianary Science Novice Brieanna McCormick,…

  • James Hamilton Breeding Sheep Show Results

    Place, Exhibitor Name, Club, Special Placing 40 – Fine Wool (Ram-under 1 year) – 1 record 1, Makayla Broyles, Mountain Mavericks 4-H 42 – Fine Wool (Ewe-under 1 year) – 2 records 1, Makayla Broyles, Mountain Mavericks 4-H, Grand Champion Breeding Ewe 2, Makayla Broyles, Mountain Mavericks 4-H

  • Market Lamb Show Results

    Place, Exhibitor Name, Club, Tag ID, Division Placing Fine Wool Class 1 1, Colton McAlister, Carlsbad FFA, 6371 2, Shalie McAlister, Carlsbad FFA, 6372 3, Taylor Scott, Cottonwood 4-H, 6204 4, Bryce McAlister, Mountain Mavericks 4-H, 6370 5, Wesley Burnett, Artesia FFA, 6263 6, David Scott, Artesia FFA, 6205

  • There IS a problem, Artesia

    Gang seminar highlights growing issue in city BY EMIL WHITIS Daily Press Staff Writer On Monday night approximately 100 Artesians gathered at the Artesia Recreation Center to learn about gangs.

  • Class sizes grow at APS

    By ASHLEY TRUJILLO Daily Press Staff Writer Artesia Public School Board members addressed overloaded classes at APS’ regularly-scheduled monthly board meeting Monday night.

  • Bond amended for local man charged with sex crimes

    By EMIL WHITIS Daily Press Staff Writer Bond has been amended for an Artesia man being detained at the Eddy County Detention Center on charges of incest, criminal sexual penetration of a child and 42 counts of criminal sexual contact.

  • Go-to guy

    New NMOGA president takes aim at EIB, Pit Rule By EMIL WHITIS Daily Press Staff Writer As part of an endeavor to meet his constituents, newly-hired president of the New Mexico Oil and Gas Association (NMOGA) Steve Henke visited with Artesians Tuesday from 5-7 p.m. at the Artesia Country Club.

  • Lea Co. deputy arrested on child sex charges

    HOBBS (AP) — A Lea County sheriff’s deputy has resigned after being arrested in an investigation involving sex crimes against two children.

  • First case of pseudorabies reported in county

    Feral hog tests positive for virus, which can be deadly to livestock By ASHLEY TRUJILLO Daily Press Staff Writer Justin Stevenson, wildlife biologist for the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Wildlife Services in New Mexico, confirmed the first case of pseudorabies in Eddy County in a feral hog on Tuesday.