One of the Baker Hotel redevelopment principals Laird Fairchild, of Hunter Chase Construction and Development thanks the people of Mineral Wells for their support and encouragement throughout the efforts to pull the Baker Hotel renovations project together. This interview took place inside the hotel on June 18, 2018.

Currently the general manager and editor for the Mineral Wells Index, I have worked as a writer/editor/photojournalist since the late 1980s.