• Councilman José Luis Aguilar

    Councilman José Luis Aguilar

    A rosary will be recited at 9 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, followed immediately by a celebration mass at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church for…

  • Lt. Col. Walter M. Burch

    Lt. Col. Walter M. Burch

    Services will be held in Grand Rapids, Mich., with interment in Ellsworth, Mich., for U.S. Army Lt. Col. Walter M. Burch, Ret. Burch, 85, a…

  • Manuel I. Gomez

    Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 26, at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church for Manuel I. Gomez of Artesia. Gomez, 85, passed…

  • 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…

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    Back 2 School Bash

    Artesia Public Schools students were able to cool let off some steam after their first full week of classes Saturday at Faith Baptist Church during…

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    ADCC loads backpacks with love

    The Artesia Drug & Crime Coalition led a team of volunteers Friday in packing up a little love for children in New Mexico’s foster system.…

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    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…

  • From "The Field" by Tyler Green

    Fine art displays returning to Ocotillo Performing Arts Center

    Yes, Picasso, there is fine art in the gallery at the Ocotillo Performing Arts Center all season long! One of the exciting new things happening…

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    State Cinderella winners

    An Artesia girl was among the overall winners May 25 at the New Mexico State Cinderella Pageant in Albuquerque. Bailey Trujillo, front row left, was…