The Eastern New Mexico News - Serving Clovis, Portales and the Surrounding Communities

'Only two things' to flint knapping


In the time it takes most people to eat lunch, Portales flint knapper Tommy Heflin can pick up a chunk of obsidian, chip away at it with homemade tools, and turn it into a perfect arrowhead with edges sharper than a surgeon’s scalpel.

And he can...

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