Community briefs — July 4

Police need help finding dog

State police are asking for help to find a missing search and rescue dog. The missing dog is a large black labrador retriever named Chance. Chance weighs 75 pounds, has a long tale and floppy ears, is seven years old and is very laid back and friendly. Call state police at 575-461-3300. A reward is offered.

Soccer sign-ups taking place

Fall soccer sign-ups will be accepted at Radio Shack until July 15. Kids ages 4 to 13 are eligible. The registration fee is $25. Call Clair Strong at 575-461-6035 with any questions.

—Staff reports