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Little Argus: Carlsbad Community Calendar for April 20
Elections: Eddy County Bureau of Elections will open ballot boxes from the Carlsbad School District Election on April 21 at 9 a.m. The location of the Eddy County Warehouse is 326 S. Canyon St. Call 575-885-3383.
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21 hrs ago
Eddy County History: The tribes along the Pecos
In the 1700s, the Spaniards' influence on Nueva Mexico was becoming more and more pronounced.
22 hrs ago
Devon Energy gives $20K to fire departments
Courtesy photo Officials from Devon Energy attended the monthly meeting of the Eddy County Fire Chief's on Monday, April 14, at the Permian Basin Regional Training Center in Carlsbad.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Little Argus: Carlsbad Community Calendar for April 17
Elementary Art Show: Carlsbad Municipal Schools are hosting "A Night of the Arts" art show Thursday, April 17 from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Carlsbad Museum and Art Center.
Letters: Granddaughter of Eddy County namesake dies
When I was battling cancer in Austin, Texas, some years back, I met Sister Mary Rose McPhee, who passed on April 14. She ran the Seton Medical Center, but I knew of her before I ever met her, though we didn't get a chance to talk about it.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Pecos Valley Drug Task Force serves warrant, find drugs
CARLSBAD >> Agents with the Pecos Valley drug Task Force say they found an undisclosed amount of drugs in the home of a Carlsbad man being arrested on separate warrants.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Gov. Martinez: Carlsbad one of four NM sites for veterans cemeteries
Servicemen of Carlsbad have finally been granted their wish. The Veterans Cemetery at Sunset Gardens will receive funding from the state of New Mexico to complete construction.
Sen. Bill O'Neill: Letter by State Rep. Gallegos mischaracterized governor
I would like to provide response to the recent article by State Rep. David Gallegos, in which he implies my involvement in the passing of House Bill 92 reflects bipartisanship in the Martinez administration, and in which he levies claims that Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Lawrence Rael is a lobbyist.
Two men kill themselves in front of sheriff's deputies in separate incidents
CARLSBAD >> In separate incidents, two men shot themselves to death in front of Eddy County Sheriff's deputies over the weekend.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Carlsbad man kills himself in front of Eddy County Sheriff's...
A 27-year-old man killed himself in front of Eddy County Sheriff's deputies responding to a domestic dispute.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Carlsbad man gives up after third tear gas attempt by police
ARGUS A member of the tactical unit approaches the scene at 2315 Sage Street Friday morning, where police were negotiating with a wanted subject for surrender.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Driver ignores stop sign, slams into car
Eddy County Sheriff's Office said that emergency officials responded to the incident at approximately 3:30 p.m. Thursday when the driver of a Ford Taurus disregarded a stop sign and was struck by a Dodge Neon.
Training Day: Carlsbad law enforcement practice for active shooter situation
ARGUS The Eddy County Sheriff's Tactical Unit races to respond to a mock call of an active shooter at P.R. Leyva Middle School in Carlsbad Wednesday morning.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Nobody busted in sting aimed at retailers selling tobacco to minors
CARLSBAD >> Investigators are happy they came up empty-handed on a recent sting to catch retailers selling tobacco to children.
Artesia man gets six months for shooting death of friend
CARLSBAD >> The Artesia man convicted in January of involuntary manslaughter for the shooting death of his friend, Joe Darras, was sentenced Monday to six months and 11 days in the Eddy County Detention Center.
Eddy County legislators ranked high in 'freedom index'
SANTA FE >> Artesia State Rep. Bill Gray has the best reputation in the New Mexico House of Representatives, according to the Rio Grande Foundation.
Carlsbad planners OK annexation of 1,250-acre community
The city's planning and zoning commission unanimously approved two recommendations to the city council for annexation and zoning requests of an unincorporated area being proposed for a 1,250-acre master planned community near the Cavern City Airport.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Woods Houghton: Tend grass well or weeds will thrive
Grassy weeds, such as crabgrass, sandbur, goosegrass, Dallisgrass, annual bluegrass, cheat, annual barley's and downy brome, interfere with the beauty of turf grass areas.
Carlsbad lodgers taxes showing steady growth
CARLSBAD >> Following a statewide trend, the city of Carlsbad is seeing a growth in revenues collected through the Lodgers Tax collected the last two years.