• Reserved‐seat season AHS football tickets on sale now

    ARTESIA — Reserved-seat season football tickets for the 2015 season of Artesia High School football will go on sale Monday, Aug. 17, in the Artesia…

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    Back to school

    APS students return to class

  • Public hearing on county GRT ordinance postponed

    ARTESIA — Due to language discrepancies in the Eddy County Commission’s proposed Hold Harmless Gross Receipts Tax (GRT) ordinance, the public hearing and special meeting…

  • Violet Everly Newton

    Newton

    Dakota and Juli Newton of Artesia are proud to announce the birth of a daughter. Violet Everly Newton was born July 12, 2015 at Lovelace…

  • Jennah McKinley

    Eddy County hires new home economist

    CARLSBAD — New Mexico State University’s Cooperative Extension Service Office in Eddy County has a new home economist, a native of Carlsbad, who is eager…

  • Photo Courtesy Nancy Dunn

    Girl Scouts go pioneer at Artesia museum

    Area Girl Scouts try on 1900s-era fashions during a visit to the Artesia Historical Museum July 30 as part of their three-day Pioneer Camp. “While…

  • Photo Courtesy DLR Photography

    Bulldog t‐shirts for sale

    The Artesia High School cheerleaders’ annual t-shirt sale is underway. Bulldog shirts are available in orange or black in sizes YXS to 5X at a…

  • Area legislators speak out against county’s proposed GRT increase

    TO THE EDITOR: Recently, a lot has been said about the need for and the Legislature’s intent with respect to the 3/8’s Gross Receipts Tax…

  • Courtesy Photo

    Maddgos headed to world championships

    The Maddgos U7 soccer team poses for a photo after winning the 3v3 Live Soccer Tour’s Southwest Regional Championship July 19 in Midland, Texas. With…

  • Reserved‐seat season football tickets to go on sale Monday

    ARTESIA — Reserved-seat season football tickets for the 2015 season of Artesia High School football will go on sale Monday, Aug. 17, in the Artesia…