Category: Arts & Entertainment

First to the Valley, Celebrating a Tradition

Photo by Jeanine Fiser - Two tasty treats called Gelatis, layered Italian ice and custard, now available at Rita's recently…

The Legend of Tarzan – The good with the bad

Seven Shots of Tarzans Abs Out of Ten I was really hoping that The Legend of Tarzan would be a…

Finding Dory: Adorable with a side of cute

Eight and a half adorable baby Dory’s out of Ten I was worried “Finding Dory” might be some kind of…

Warcraft: Big Swords and Bigger Orcs

Seven Murlocs out of 10 “World of Warcraft” is one of the most influential video games to have ever been…

The future is here

By Eric Hinkle, Central Valley Motorsports It’s almost 2020. We don't have flying cars as predicted in books and film,…

The Nice Guys: Buddy-Cop, hold the clichés

9 Ryan Gosling Whimpers out of 10 A lot of the comedy we’ve seen lately has been rather limited in…

Captain America: Civil War, More of a good thing

9 Pubescent Spiderman’s out of 10 “Captain America: Civil War” is an excellent translation of one of the most high…

At Lunch with the Clovis Roundup: Deli Delicious

Photos by Ron Sundquist By Valerie Shelton, Editor The summer heat is upon us and there is no better lunch…

Old Town Clovis Welcomes Hot Rodders

By Paul Hinkle The Business Organization of Old Town (B.O.O.T) held its first car show on Sunday, April 17 in…

The Jungle Book: Live-action done right

Eight and A Half Adorable CGI Wolf Cubs Out of Ten “The Jungle Book” was actually a big surprise for…

Man on the Street: Why do you rodeo?

Reporting and Photography by Lauren Mueller The rodeo was electric on finals day, Sunday, April 24. I went out to…

Car community gathers to give

By Paul Hinkle One of our favorite car shows of the year takes place in Clovis. For the 10th year,…

How Clovis Are You?

Reporting by Diana Giraldo Photography by Lauren Mueller Big Hat Days, among other Clovis traditions, draw families from far and…

Hardcore Henry: 1st Person Mayhem

Eight Sharlto Copley clones out of 10 “Hardcore Henry” is an experiment as much as it is a film. Plenty…

All Valley Truck Show

  By Paul Hinkle The All Valley Truck Show was held March 12 at the Triangle restaurant at First and…

Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice – It’s definitely not Marvel

Seven scowling Ben Affleck’s out of 10 I’m sure some of you might have heard negative things about Dawn of…

In-depth Q&A between Clovis Roundup editor Valerie Shelton and aspiring actor Lance Frantzich

  Q: Lance, It all sounds so exciting. Just think we were both just mere villagers in Clovis East's Beauty and…

Rodeo Roundup: What is your favorite part of rodeo?

Reporting and Photography by Lauren Mueller The Clovis rodeo season has officially started. On March 4-6, the Clovis Rodeo Grounds…

10 Cloverfield Lane: Stress and Claustrophobia – If you’re fixing to be tense for two hours

Eight cramped air ducts out of 10 10 Cloverfield Lane actually began its life as an ultra low budget spec…

FresCon: Fresno State’s Comic Convention

Reporting and Photography by Diana Giraldo On the weekend of March 12, Fresno State hosted its annual FresCon comic convention.…