• Public Forum: Pearson ‘listens, gets things done’

    TO THE EDITOR: Our family writes this letter to endorse Royce Pearson for County Commissioner. He is a commissioner that will respond quickly. We have…

    Updated: 2:20 pm

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT May 25 NEIGHBORHOOD PROBLEM 12:26 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the Abo Apartments in reference to a neighborhood problem. ALARM 12:27 a.m.…

    Updated: 1:48 pm

  • 5-25-Grad

    AHS Graduation Edition included in today’s Daily Press

    Included in today’s edition of the Daily Press is the annual Artesia High School Graduation edition, featuring photos of all 2016 graduates, Class of 2016…

    Updated: 2:28 pm

  • Brandan Berg

    Victim’s nephew arrested in Roswell shooting

    The man taken into custody Tuesday in connection with a fatal shooting that occurred late Monday evening in Roswell has been identified as the victim’s…

    Updated: 2:21 pm

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT May 24 ARRESTS 12:15 a.m. – Alan M. Graves, 44, of Mayhill, arrested on a magistrate warrant for failure to appear. 12:36…

  • Dorothy Jean Freier

    Dorothy Jean Freier

    Dorothy Jean Tyler Freier, RN, was born Jan. 14, 1928, in Mitchell, S.D. She completed nursing school in Mitchell and married Melvin Robert Freier on…

    Updated: 1:41 pm

  • (Brienne Green - Daily Press)

    Motorcycle involved in hit-and-run

    A motorcycle, at left, was involved Tuesday evening in a hit-and-run accident on Main Street between Sonic and Burger King. The Artesia Police Department was…

    Updated: 2:06 pm

  • Public Forum: Reader voting for Henry

    TO THE EDITOR: Jon Henry has an extensive knowledge and background in business. He has deep family roots here. He is an honorable and spiritual…

  • Roswell police investigating homicide

    The Roswell Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred Monday. EMS was dispatched late Monday evening to the 1500 block of North Pontiac Drive…

  • Billie Jean Garcia

    Billie Jean Garcia

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday, May 26, at Trinity Temple Assembly of God for Billie Jean Garcia of Artesia. Garcia, 68, beloved grandmother,…