• Lakers to retire Kobe Bryant’s 2 jersey numbers in December

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — One retired jersey number just isn’t enough for Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers.

  • NCAA waiver gives Huskers’ Copeland 2 years of eligibility

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska basketball player Isaac Copeland has received a waiver from the NCAA and is immediately eligible for the 2017-18 season.

  • Alana Beard of LA Sparks wins WNBA Defensive Player of Year

    NEW YORK (AP) — Alana Beard of the Los Angeles Sparks has been named WNBA Defensive Player of the Year for the first time in her 12-year career.

  • Charles Oakley sues Knicks owners, claiming defamation

    NEW YORK (AP) — Former New York Knicks star Charles Oakley sued the team’s owners Tuesday, saying he was defamed when they claimed he committed assault and was an alcoholic after his February arrest at a game.

  • Arena group proposing rapid construction timeline in Seattle

    SEATTLE (AP) — A proposal to remodel KeyArena now has an ambitious timeline that could have it ready to house a professional franchise within three years.

  • APS warns of scam regarding AHS basketball program

    The Artesia Public Schools is warning local businesses and individuals of a scam regarding the Artesia High School basketball program. Individuals have been contacting businesses…

  • AHS students versed on traditions

    Students at Artesia High School spent the morning Thursday in the annual traditions assembly in the old boys’ gym. In a fitting setting, where the…

  • Carl “Harry” Nelson

    Funeral Services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Friday, August 12, at the First Baptist Church of Artesia for Carl “Harry” Nelson, formerly of Lake Arthur,…

  • NMMI grad Staubach receives Dick Enberg Award

    New Mexico Military Institute (NMMI) graduate Roger Staubach was honored June 13 during the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-America Hall of…

  • Documents released in Espanola Valley basketball coach firing

    State education officials have released documents related to the firing of a northern New Mexico high school basketball coach that generated upheaval. The Santa Fe…