• Cynthia Orona

    Cynthia Orona, 50, of Roswell, passed away peacefully Thursday, June 9, 2016, after a hard-fought, 15-year battle with brain cancer. Her strong spirit and beautiful…

  • Looking Back: La Cueva golfer wins but must forfeit prize in 1996

    Looking back 40, 30 and 20 years ago, the following are excerpts from the Artesia Daily Press from June 5-11. 40 years ago June 5‐11,…

  • Inn of the Mountain Gods hosting ‘Macker on the Rez’

    Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort & Casino is set to host “Macker on the Rez,” the first-ever Gus Macker three-on-three basketball tournament to be…

  • Mr. Bulldog 2016

    Artesia High School graduating senior Justin Houghtaling accepts the Mr. Bulldog award from Artesia Public Schools athletic director Cooper Henderson. The annual award is given…

  • School’s Out Summer Splash set for Friday

    Artesia Public Schools students will have the opportunity Friday to end the 2016 school year with a splash. The annual School’s Out Summer Splash, sponsored…

  • Artesians participate in Hands Across America in 1986

    Looking back 40, 30 and 20 years ago, the following are excerpts from the Artesia Daily Press from May 22-28. 40 years ago May 22‐28,…

  • Mary Brown Basketball Tournament set for Friday, Saturday

    The annual Mary Brown Basketball Tournament is slated to begin Friday and run through Saturday at Bulldog Pit. The five-on-five tournament will run from 6:30-10…

  • Gathering of Nations will no longer be held at The Pit

    The University of New Mexico says the Gathering of Nations will no longer be held at its basketball arena. UNM Executive Vice President David Harris…

  • Commission hears presentations, christens bridge

    Three informative presentations on various subjects were the highlights of Tuesday’s Eddy County Commission meeting. The first was an update on Happy Valley Park by…

  • Tens of thousands set to gather for nation’s largest powwow

    More than 100,000 spectators, artists, and Native American dancers are converging on Albuquerque as part of North America’s largest powwow. The 33rd annual Gathering of…