2014 Chili Cookoff Photo Gallery

2014 Chili Cookoff Photo Gallery

Congratulations to all of our winners at the chili cookoff. The Grand Champion was Faye's Diamond Mine, 1st place went to Nathan Morgan, and 2nd place went to Clinton Feed Store. The "People's Choice" AND "Best Decorated Booth" also went to Faye's Diamond Mine! Thanks to everyone that helped make ...

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Little Red River

Little Red River

This stretch of Little Red River – South Fork in Van Buren County is 26.5 miles long and has been rated as a class II(III) section by American Whitewater. Some people prefer whitewater rafting and some kayaking, either way in this general area you’ll find lots of paddling places. The Little ...

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Greers Ferry Lake

Greers Ferry Lake

Greers Ferry Lake is located 65 miles north of Little Rock between Clinton and Heber Springs in the north central section of the state. It is accessible via U.S. Highway 65 and State Highway 5. Heber Springs, Clinton and other small communities around the lake offer lodging. Resorts, bed and breakfast, ...

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Living in Clinton

Living in Clinton

Clinton is the southern gateway to the Ozarks and the western gateway to Greers Ferry Lake. This lake contains 40,000 acres of fishing, swimming, skiing and fun for the whole family. Greers Ferry Lake is the home of world-record walleye and hybrid striper bass. Plus, local rivers, streams, and forests ...

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Whether it's a weekend farmer's market or the world-famous National Championship Chuckwagon Races held every Labor Day, there's always something going on in Clinton. Contact us to submit or recommend an event. Events of note include Archey Fest, our Independence Day carnival; the annual "Chili King" Cookoff in October; and ...

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Ribbon Cutting: Grandmaster Han’s Martial Arts / Previous page

July 23, 2012:

Martial Arts Center Opens in Clinton

Grandmaster Han's Martial Arts

The Clinton Chamber of Commerce celebrated the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for Grandmaster Han’s Martial Arts, a new martial arts center opening in Clinton at the old Eoff Furniture Building on Main Street.

Classes are held each Monday night from 7-8PM. Instructors are certified by The World Youn Wha Ryu Association and the local center is lead by 4th degree black belt Tom Mullaney with the schools head being 3rd degree black belt Colton Gregory and assistant instructors Carin Huff and Rob Russ.

Grandmaster Han’s Martial Arts uses a foundation of basic principles that incorporate Christian values. Students’ focus is physical, mental and spiritual development using principles such as “be polite, be patient, be alert, be brave, do your best, respect yourself and others.” Members are treated as extended family members and the organization is family-oriented.

The martial arts form taught in Clinton is Youn Wha Ryu, a traditional and complex self-defense system that goes beyond “kicking and punching.” Students learn practical self-defense concepts that focus on increasing reaction, timing, speed and full-body power. The comprehensive curriculum includes the most effective and efficient techniques from Kung Fu, Karate, Tae Kwon Do, Hwarang Do, Jiu-Jitsu, Aikido, Judo, Hapkido, Kendo, Tai Chi, and others. The dynamic classes combine both aerobic and anaerobic training and encourage the development of self-discipline, perseverance, balance, agility, coordination, flexibility and total-body strength. Training can be modified as needed for students to be able to participate regardless of age and ability level.

For more information contact:

Rob Russ at 501-253-0018.

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