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Martial arts classes coming to Hillsboro

Hillsboro Recreation Commission is partnering with Honorable Tiger School of Martial Arts to present classes on Goshin Jutsu karate, Lao Hu Pa’i gung fu, judo techniques, self defense training, and Aiki Jutsu karate.

Mervin Lare, a Sifu Joe Bostick fifth-level Lao Ho Pa’i gung fu practitioner, will teach the classes at 6:30 p.m. Mondays at Hillsboro Elementary School. The price of the classes is $40 per month.

For more information, visit the city office, contact Doug Sisk at (620) 947-3490, or email

Summer sports deadlines are March 30

The deadline for blast ball, tee-ball, and pitching machine leagues is 5 p.m. Friday. The programs are for children ages 3 to 8 and cost $15.

Entry forms are still being accepted for age 10-and-under baseball and softball, 15-and-under baseball, 16-and-under softball, and 18-and-under baseball.

Last modified March 28, 2013