Official Newspaper of Eddy County since 1883

A vision for the future of Main Street

Today I’m noshing on a summer salad and sipping raspberry tea from inside the Garden Gate, Carrington’s downtown gathering place.

The exposed brick walls, tin ceilings and beautiful barnwood details, as well as the wireless internet and music in the background, are all things I appreciate about it.

In fact, I suggested that one of my newspaper colleagues spend time here when she came to tow...