Three readers wrote in after seeing Gay Cossins’ photos of Mouse Lane Rifle Range, in Steyning, in last week’s Looking Back. Peter Knight, of Langdale Close, Sompting, said: “In the late 1940s and 50s, I was a Cadet Corporal in the Shoreham Grammar School Cadet Force.
FORT MCCOY, Wis.- Army Reserve soldiers assigned to the 85th Support Command, headquartered in Arlington Heights, Illinois – 25 miles northwest of Chicago- conducted individual weapons qualification on the M-9 pistol and M-16 rifle ranges during a four-day field training exercise at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, Aug. 14-17.“This will be our new commander’s first time […]
By Sean O’Riordan The army has unveiled its first €1m computerised firing range which will make a camp in Co Cork one of its finest and busiest training centres. Lynch Camp in Kilworth has been targeted for significant projects and funding in recent years and the latest development, which becomes fully operational in the autumn, […]
They are a throwback to the Wild West, when cowboys let their six-shooters do the talking. Starting Thursday, 287 competitors at the International Practical Shooting Confederation (IPSC) Canada National Championshipswill pull out their guns to show off their shooting skills at the The Thompson Mountain Shooting Association’s 60-acre shooting range in Pitt Meadows.
Ryan, who asked that the couple’s last name not be used, remembers a news story a few years ago about home invasion robbers breaking through front doors. Ryan, who grew up around guns, wanted his wife to learn to use firearms for self-defense. They frequent Whistling Pines Gun Club, on the east edge of Colorado […]
By Vincent Vala email@example.com (540) 825-0771 ext. 132 In an effort to teach local youth about potential careers in law enforcement, the Culpeper County Sheriff’s Office this week hosted its second annual Youth Academy for local high school students. The 11 students registered for the summer program started off the week Monday in the forum at […]
What’s left to do after spending $2.55 million to renovate the Delaware Department of Correction’s 25-year-old shooting range? Why show it off, of course. State lawmakers, including Gov. Jack Markell, toured the department’s Walter Redman Range near Smyrna during an invitation-only open house Wednesday. The range underwent significant renovations from May to December of 2013 […]
LAKEPORT >> The Konocti Rod and Gun Club and the Lake County 4-H will hold their 10th annual Free Family Fun Shoot on Aug. 2 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the shooting range across from Highland Springs parks. The event aims to provide parents and children an opportunity to learn about safety, shooting […]
BOISE – Effective July 1, 2014, two Idaho laws involving the use of guns go into effect. Both bills were backed by the National Rifle Association (NRA) and were passed in the Idaho Legislature and signed into law by Governor Butch Otter (R) during the 2014 legislative session. Senate Bill 1254 will permit qualified retired […]
OXFORD, Miss. — The Lafayette County Planning Commission has approved a preliminary site plan for a $1.8 million shooting range. The proposal now goes to the board of supervisors for consideration. The Oxford Eagle reports the Mississippi Department of Wildlife Fisheries and Parks plans a shooting range on 300 acres with classrooms, skeet shooting, […]