Bennie’s Western Wear owner Jimmy Mason cuts a ceremonial ribbon at the shop’s new location in Carlsbad Monday, surrounded by family, friends, staff and Carlsbad business representatives. (Photo Courtesy Robert Defer)

Bennie’s celebrates opening of Carlsbad location

Updated: 4:58 pm Seven decades after first opening its doors in downtown Artesia, Bennie’s Western Wear is celebrating the establishment of a second location in Carlsbad. The local…