VALENTINE’S DAY WEDDINGS FACILITATED AT DOÑA ANA COUNTY

VALENTINE’S DAY WEDDINGS FACILITATED AT DOÑA ANA COUNTY

Doña Ana County Probate Judge Alice Salcido has announced she will perform free weddings from 9 a.m. to noon and from 1:30-4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 14, at the Doña Ana County Government Center, Room 1-113.

County Clerk Lynn Ellins said he will staff the Doña Ana County Clerk’s Office on Valentine’s Day from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for the sole purpose of issuing marriage licenses for couples who wish to take advantage of the opportunity.

To make an appointment for a Valentine’s Day wedding at the Doña Ana County Government Center, call Lydia Chaparro at (575) 525-6115 on or after Monday, Feb. 2, 2009. Each couple must bring two witnesses and a valid New Mexico marriage license.

For information about New Mexico marriage-license requirements, call the Doña Ana County Clerk’s Office at (575) 647-7421.

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