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From Shabby to Chic

Courthouse basement renovation complete

The basement of the Eddy County Courthouse has gone from shabby to chic.

As shown in the photos, the dark, dingy basement is a thing of the past. The asbestos tiles were safely removed and the wood paneling stripped, replaced by fresh drywall and durable vinyl plank flooring. Local contractor Randy Linderman took the lead on the renovation work, which he spent the winter months completing. A grid...