Two local students earned their belts in Taekwondo style. Pictured, from left, are Sensei Elaine Guilloz, Sensei Don McKain, Victoria Landtroop, who earned a Yellow Black Stripe Belt, and her father, Larry Landtroop, who earned Yellow Black Stripe Belt, instructor Stephanie Ward and the two little Dragons, Dakota and Lakota McKain. in foreground. Both groups work all year long and with long training, sparring, learning the self-defense techniques and competitions.
The Black Dragon Karate School, of Sulphur, held a belt testing on July 16, with four students of Shotokan Style. They are, from left, back row, Sensei Don McKain, Toby Barton, who earned the Orange Belt, Tyler Barton; front row, Timothy George, who earned the Yellow Black Stripe, and his wife, Rebecca George, who earned her Orange Stripe Belt, Trenton Barton, who earn the Orange Belt, Instructor Stephanie Ward, Sensei Elaine Guilloz and the little Dragon in foreground, Dakota McKain.
The Sulphur softball season begins on Monday, as the Lady Dogs look to make another trip to the state tournament this fall.
Football season is right around the corner, as practice will start on Monday and the season begins in three weeks.
ADA – East Central University is gearing up to reopen for the fall 2020 semester, taking every precaution to protect students, employees and campus visitors while taking a flexible approach to instruction.