• Back in the ‘Big Game’

  • Council approves new procedure

    By EMIL WHITIS Daily Press Staff Writer A resolution which defines the procedure for the sale of city-owned property valued under $25,000 passed unanimously at Tuesday’s meeting of the Artesia City Council.

  • Favorite Book Character Day

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  • Local man dies from gunshot wound to head

    Daily Press staff report ARTESIA – A 24-year-old Artesia man died Saturday after sustaining an apparent gunshot wound to the head.

  • Hurd mural to be moved to Artesia after generous pledge

    By EMIL WHITIS Daily Press Staff Writer A massive Peter Hurd mural painted on a wall which currently supports part of the Texas Medical Center’s old Prudential Life Insurance Building in Houston will soon find a new home in Artesia, following a pledge from an anonymous local benefactor.

  • Dogs sting Scorpions, 65-20

    By BRIENNE GREEN Sports Editor Following his third touchdown of the game early in the second quarter Saturday at Bulldog Bowl, senior running back Andy Lopez met slot back Dacotah Watts in mid-air for a celebratory chest bump.

  • Alleged sex offender, D.A. come to agreement

    Brown pleads no contest in exchange for sentencing consideration By EMIL WHITIS Daily Press Staff Writer An Artesia man charged with incest, criminal sexual penetration of a minor and 42 counts of criminal sexual contact pled no contest to the charges on Oct. 18 during a motion hearing in District court.

  • Man accused of pilfering beef from local market

    By EMIL WHITIS Daily Press Staff Writer A 24-year-old Artesia man was arrested after he was allegedly caught red-handed Monday in an attempt to embezzle $465.04 worth of ribeye steaks from Fenn’s Country Market.

  • Lubbock school dedicates facility to fallen officer and Artesian Harvey

    By EMIL WHITIS Daily Press Staff Writer Two weeks ago, a solemn group of police officers, sheriff’s deputies, university dignitaries and family members gathered in Lubbock at Kaplan University’s firearms simulator.