New Mayor Named in Jal

JAL, N.M. (AP) - Alton Dunn, a Jal city councilor and mayor pro-tem, is the new mayor of the southeastern New Mexico city.

The City Council elected him Monday to succeed Lorenzo Chacon, who resigned. C

hacon had been mayor since last fall.  Dunn is a 69-year-old Jal native who has been on the council for two years.