SHERIFF, COMMISSION TO RECOGNIZE LOCAL HEROES

SHERIFF, COMMISSION TO RECOGNIZE LOCAL HEROES

Doña Ana County Sheriff Todd Garrison and the Doña Ana County Board of Commissioners will recognize a team of rescue personnel who carried out a difficult mission last month near the Aguirre Springs recreational area on the east side of the Organ Mountains.

Receiving recognition will be Sgt. John Day, Deputy John Duffy, Deputy Edward Madson, volunteer firefighters David Hough and Peter Bellows, EMT Kevin Herrera and paramedic Justin Parrent

The recognition ceremony will take place during the Oct. 26 meeting of the Doña Ana County Board of Commissioners at 9 a.m. in the Commission Chambers of the Doña Ana County Government Center at 845 N. Motel Blvd., in Las Cruces.

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Reporters seeking more information or interviews: may call county Public Information Director Jess Williams at (575) 525-5801.