Intruder shot approximately 20 miles west of town

Dispatch received a call from an unnamed male subject claiming that he had just shot an intruder on his neighbor’s property approximately 20 miles West on Highway 160 and he believed the subject to be shot.

Celebrate Mississippi's Second Amendment Sales Tax Holiday!

In 2014, the Mississippi Legislature created an annual tax break on firearms, ammunition, archery equipment and certain hunting supplies during the first full weekend of September.  In 2015, state lawmakers moved the Second Amendment sales tax holiday to the last full weekend in August so that sportsmen can enjoy savings further in advance of going afield.

Utah: Gun enthusiasts oppose state's new concealed carry fee

The Utah Shooting Sports Council and National Rifle Association are mobilizing supporters to speak against the $20 increase at the Administrative Rules Review Committee meeting at the state Capitol. The meeting begins at 9 a.m. in Room 445.

Oregon lawmakers set out to repeal gun control bill

Two state representatives and a former candidate for the state House filed a referendum Tuesday that would repeal a new state law that allows officials to seize a person's firearms if they pose a danger to themselves or family members.

Join Your NRA-ILA in Milwaukee This Saturday

Please make plans now to join NRA-ILA at the NRA Carry Guard Expo in Milwaukee, this weekend! Among the many great weekend seminars, NRA-ILA will be holding a Second Amendment Legislative Update on Saturday, August 26th from 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. in Room 201B. 

Convenience store clerk fires shot at robber

A 23-year-old clerk at a Circle K convenience store shot at a man who tried reaching into his register late Sunday. Wichita police Officer Charley Davidson said a man went into the store at 2356 S.Seneca at about 9 p.m. and purchased an item. When the register opened, he jumped the counter.

U.S. Supreme Court Disappoints on Right-to-Carry, but Justice Gorsuch Shines

Gun owners were justifiably disappointed June 26, when the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear Peruta v. California. The denial was a setback in NRA’s efforts to secure judicial recognition that the Second Amendment protects the right to bear arms outside the home. For now, misguided state and local governments will continue to deny their residents’ Right-to-Carry.