Lady Cats swept out of playoffs

CNJ Staff CARLSBAD — Clovis used late runs to beat Carlsbad in three games at home two weeks ago. But on Wednesday, it was the Cavegirls who feed off late runs and the home crowd en route to a 25-23, 25-22, 25-23 win in the first round of the District 4-5A volleyball tournament. The loss […]

‘Digging’ into the minds of young boys

What is it about young boys that makes them dig holes in the ground? Now that I’m older, I believe all boys have a gene in their DNA that is a “survival gene,” a throwback from our cavemen ancestors who took haven in caves and had to fight to defend them. I grew up a […]

Scientists made no bones about Clovis Man evidence


Blackwater Draw curator Joanne Dickenson points to an Agate Basin point that was found in the remains of a bison mandible in the Bison Bone Bed that dates back to the Archaic Age at the site. CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth. By Michelle Seeber Evidence of Blackwater Draw’s Clovis people was hidden for centuries before […]