Crafty hunter creates bows, arrows, arrowheads himself

Hunter targets deer with hand-crafted bows, arrows

The sharp tips of Meinecke's hunting arrows are made of stone he shapes himself, called knapping, by chipping away at chert, flint or other kinds of rock. (NWA Democrat-Gazette/Flip Putthoff)

Modern technology helped Jim Meinecke step back in time to create hunting bows and arrows as they were built centuries ago.

The bow hunter from Fayetteville learned the art of making his own wooden bows and arrows, including their sharp arrowheads, by watching videos and lessons online as well as from...