Liberty man into Martial Arts HOF

LIBERTY — Local resident John Booth was inducted into the U.S. Martial Arts Hall of Fame in[cointent_lockedcontent] Branson, Mo., on June 27.

John and Lynn Booth

John and Lynn Booth

Booth started training in the martial arts in 1972 and has attained the rank of sixth-degree Black Belt in U.S. Tai Karate and fourth-degree Black Belt in Kinami Ryu Aikibujutsu.

Booth is owner and operator of Cornerstone martial arts in Liberty where he resides with his wife, Lynn Thompson Booth.