Monday, July 16, 2007

Nacogdoches-whadahooda? Archaeologists locate what may be the oldest residence in downtown plaza
Although his father was ready to call it a day, 9-year-old Jay Jackson would not let up.

He, his 8-year-old brother Trey and his father Dr. Morris Jackson had spent most of the March afternoon excavating the first pit of Pocket Park, and after several hours of digging, found only a few ceramics.

However, Jay was not ready to stop, and kept searching the 30 centimeter deep pit, hoping to find something good.

And, he did.

Yet another place I never knew existed.