• Jose H. Mendoza

    A funeral mass is scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26, at St. John’s Catholic Church in Roswell for Jose “Simon” H. Mendoza. Mendoza, 83,…

  • Vera L. Haynes

    Vera L. Haynes

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, at Terpening & Son Mortuary for Vera L. Haynes of Artesia. Haynes, 84, passed away Sunday,…

    Updated: 4:30 pm

  • Maria Acosta

    Maria Acosta

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church for Maria “Mary” Acosta of Artesia. Acosta, 81, passed…

    Updated: 4:28 pm

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    Memorable first day of school for Eager Beavers

    Parents, teachers and administrators alike were able to capture the eager faces of Artesia’s kindergarteners on their first day of school at Grand Heights Early…

    Updated: 4:13 pm

  • State auditor: ‘Broad range’ of issues in Eddy County’s Fire Excise, State Fire Funds audit

    The Office of the State Auditor (OSA) says it found a “broad range of issues” regarding Eddy County’s Fire Excise and State Fire Funds in…

    Updated: 2:52 pm

  • Jose Luis Aguilar

    Services scheduled for longtime councilor

    Services have been scheduled for longtime city councilor Jose Luis Aguilar of Artesia. Aguilar passed away Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016, at University Medical Center in…

    Updated: 2:50 pm

  • Public Forum: ‘Crazy drivers getting crazier’

    TO THE EDITOR: I read the story about the editor’s trip and got a good laugh out of the statement that she felt safer on…

    Updated: 2:48 pm

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Aug. 23 ALARM 1:11 a.m. – Officer dispatched to 26th and Main streets in reference to an audible alarm. RECKLESS DRIVING 4:46…

  • Unclaimed reserved-seat football tickets on sale now

    Any unclaimed reserved-seat season football tickets for the 2016 season of Bulldog football are on sale now in the Artesia High School Athletic Office at…

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    Longtime family business to close doors; Terry’s Electronics announces end of an era

    The Maupin family has a long and successful history of retail in Artesia. G.C. Maupin and his son, Herschel, opened the first of what would…