Chuan Fa America offers self-defense training for visually impaired students

Posted: June 25, 2017 at 1:04 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/LYNN KUTTER Heather Laster (right) of Belleville in western Yell County, works on techniques with her daughter Caitlyn Laster that she could use if someone tried to attack her. Laster was one of about 15 visually impaired students who participated in a self-defense class at Northwest Arkansas Education Service Cooperative in Farmington.

An area martial arts school recently gave basic, self-defense lessons to a group of students who could be vulnerable during an altercation.

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