Local Briefs Aug. 10, 2008

Hunter course scheduled


New Mexico Hunter Education has scheduled a hunter education course from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Memorial Building, 200 E. Seventh St., Portales, according to a press release.

Anyone under the age of 18 must successfully complete this course before applying for a special hunt or purchasing a hunting license in New Mexico.

Students must pre-register. Contact Darren Elrod at 760-2089.

Commodities will not be delivered


Commodity distribution for month of August scheduled for Thursday has been cancelled, according to a press release.

The next scheduled distribution is Sept. 11 at the Memorial Building.