Sept. 4 Engagements

Danny and Ludell Heflin of Portales announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Shae Heflin, to Josh Valencia, son of Jose and Merry Valencia of Chaparral.

The couple will exchange vows Sept. 17, 2005, at 7 p.m. at the home of the Heflins.

The bride-elect is a 2005 graduate of Floyd High School and is employed at Danny Heflin Buildings.

The prospective groom is a 2001 graduate of Gattis High School in El Paso, Texas. He is currently stationed at Cannon Air Force Base.

All friends and family are invited to attend.