9-15 Local Briefs

Udall aide to hold office hours
A staff member of U.S. Rep. Tom Udall, D-N.M., will hold constituent office hours in Portales next week.
Peter Wells will be available to meet with area residents at Portales City Hall from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Monday. Anyone wishing to make an appointment may call 763-7616. Anyone desiring to dicuss issues relating to Congress or the federal government can stop by.
Wells will be at Tucumcari City Hall from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. and the Clovis-Carver Public Library from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wells will visit the House Community Center Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Vigil tonight at courthouse lawn
There will be a candle light vigil for the victims of Hurricane Katrina tonight on the Roosevelt County Courthouse lawn. There will be music, coffee, and muffins starting at 7 p.m. and the lighting will take place at 8. Donations will be accepted.