Shooting

  • 1791 GUNLEATHER Debuts First-Ever HOLSTER Combining CARBON FIBER w/PREMIUM GUNLEATHER

    September 22, 2018
    Laura Evans
    Next Evolution in Premium Leather Holsters Miami, FL, U.S. – (September 18, 2018) 1791 Gunleather®, innovative manufacturer of premium hand-crafted leather gun holsters and belts, today introduced the next evolution in premium leather holsters. The new “Project Stealth” gun holster series by 1791 Gunleather combines American heavy native steerhide with state-of-the-art ... Read More >>
  • Mentor the Next Generation of Hunters and Shooters- get help from NSSF and Walker’s Game Ear

    August 28, 2018
    Dave Barus
    NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®) and Walker’s have launched a mentor initiative that encourages experienced target shooters and hunters to invite new individuals to the range or field. The campaign is part of NSSF’s Mentor Pledge initiative developed to facilitate growth of the shooting sports community through ... Read More >>
  • The GREATEST STORY NEVER TOLD

    August 1, 2018
    Larry Whiteley
    This youth program exists in 80 countries and the United States, do your kids know about it? Program includes STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education Kids build life skills…honesty, responsibility, decision-making, teamwork, self-discipline, self-confidence, problem solving By Larry Whiteley You will probably never hear this story being told on CNN, CBS or NBC ... Read More >>
  • NSSF Opens 2018 BSA Grant Program for Applications

    July 4, 2018
    Dave Barus
    July 3, 2018; NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce the launch of its annual grants partnership with the Boy Scouts of America Councils. Through this partnership, individual BSA Councils can receive a portion of $100,000 in ... Read More >>
  • 4-H Shooting Sports in Missouri

    June 25, 2018
    David Gray
    Youth Learn Marksmanship Youth Learn the Safe and Responsible Use of Firearms Youth Learn the Principles of Hunting and Archery Youth Develop LIFE SKILLS, SELF-WORTH and CONSERVATION ETHICS By David Gray The University of Missouri, located in the city of Columbia, is like many State Universities as it offers a large, sprawling campus complex.  I ... Read More >>
  • Southwick Associates Research Provides Top Hunting & Shooting Equipment Brands for 2017

    May 1, 2018
    Dave Barus
    April 30, 2018; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL. – Sportsmen are spending millions of dollars on hunting and recreational shooting equipment, but which brands are they buying? Southwick Associates surveyed more than 20,000 hunters and recreational shooters in 2017 through their online HunterSurvey and ShooterSurvey consumer panels to identify the top brands ... Read More >>
  • NRA Files Suit Challenging Florida’s Newly-Enacted Anti-Gun Legislation

    March 12, 2018
    stoadmin
    FAIRFAX, Va. – March 12, 2018: The National Rifle Association today announced that it has filed a lawsuit challenging the State of Florida’s newly-enacted ban on the purchase of firearms by young adults between the ages of 18-21. Florida’s ban is an affront to the Second Amendment, as it totally eviscerates ... Read More >>
  • Bland, Basic, Boring and Black

    March 8, 2018
    USCCA
    By Beth Alcazar  // 02/27/2018 Not too long ago, I was working with a group of USCCA Instructor candidates, watching them, as they endeavored to pass their shooting qualification. My teammate noticed that one of the students had an image of the Punisher on the base plates of her magazines. Of ... Read More >>
  • AMMO: 338 LaPua – Discussion & Facts

    January 17, 2018
    Andrew Chamberlain
    Understanding Ammunition for Your Hunt Compare ballistic coefficient, velocity, energy and momentum – a Discussion By Andrew Chamberlain (Creator of “Chamber-It” on Facebook) The 338 Lapua is a cartridge with a huge fan base. One almost does not need to introduce or say much about it. I will say this about the 338 Lapua, ... Read More >>
  • CORE ARCHERY, Train Yourself to HIT THE BULLSEYE, then DO IT AGAIN and AGAIN

    January 15, 2018
    Forrest Fisher
      Train Mental Skill and Subconscious Mind to Excellence with Proper Back Tension Building Blocks to Solid, Consistent Arrow-Shooting Form Learn from a Champion By Forrest Fisher with Larry Wise When your form is physically complete and practiced so it operates through the subconscious mind, you develop good mental skills to help you score high ... Read More >>
  • Shotgun Choke Tubes – Making the Best Shot Possible

    January 9, 2018
    Forrest Fisher
    Choke Tubes Allow Shooters to Change their Pellet Dispersal Pattern Choke Tubes Allow for “Quick-Change” Performance Find the RIGHT CHOKE TUBE for every Shotgun you Own When it comes to shotgun choke tubes, there is one name that rings true as the go to source of knowledge. That name is Trulock. From hunting ... Read More >>
  • Win $30,000 at the Vegas Shoot in February 2018 : The New Gearhead Ultimate Bow Hunting System – made by Engineers that Hunt

    December 20, 2017
    Forrest Fisher
    Compact Bows, Imagine Axle-to-Axle lengths of 18.5 to 24 inches Add, Faster Arrows and High Impact Energy Ground Blinds for Archers…Plenty of Room NOW By Forrest Fisher I’ve never seen anything like these Gearhead bows.  They are unique in appearance, are shorter and lighter than most other bows and they offer superior performance too.  ... Read More >>
  • BROWNING Holiday Cash – Up to $100 in rebate savings

    December 19, 2017
    stoadmin
    November 27 – December 31, 2017 ·         100 Rebate on over and under and autoloading shotguns. ·         $75 Rebate on pump shotguns, centerfire rifles and rimfire rifles and pistols. ·         $50 Rebate on centerfire pistols. VALID FOR THE CONSUMER PURCHASE OF NEW ELIGIBLE FIREARMS PURCHASED BETWEEN NOVEMBER 27, 2017 AND DECEMBER 31, 2017. OFFER AVAILABLE ... Read More >>
  • New Element 1×30 Red Dot Sight from Sightmark

    December 6, 2017
    Forrest Fisher
    2-MOA Red Dot Precision 15,000 Hour Battery Life Windage and Elevation Adjustments Delivering tough-to-beat accuracy and a crisp, wide field of view, the new Sightmark Element 1×30 (SM26040) is their update to the popular Tactical Red Dot Sight (SM13041). Enhancements include a smaller, more precise 2-MOA red dot, improved brightness settings and two ... Read More >>
  • Fix NICS to Ensure Background Checks are More Reliable

    November 22, 2017
    Dave Barus
    Your Immediate Action is Needed and Appreciated Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) introduced S. 2135, the Fix NICS Act to encourage and incentivize states to enter all applicable disqualifying records into the FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) and help provide states the resources to do so. S. 2135 would ... Read More >>
  • HAWKE a SCOPE for Air-Powered Rifle ACCURACY

    November 16, 2017
    Forrest Fisher
    Air-Powered Rifles Generate High Shock and Vibration Special Optical Scopes are Essential Hawke AIRMAX fixed my Airgun Shooting Accuracy Troubles By Forrest Fisher Airguns today are growing in popularity all over the world and they are now offered in many ballistic sizes. Airguns appeal to the other craze in the world too, they offer ... Read More >>
  • Ruger Precision Rifle Recall

    November 11, 2017
    stoadmin
    Ruger has issued a Product Safety Bulletin for certain Ruger Precision Rifles due to the potential for interference between the aluminum bolt shroud and the cocking piece (also known as the firing pin back). Although only a small percentage of rifles appear to be affected and we are not aware of ... Read More >>
  • What Causes Shotgun Choke Tubes To Lock Up Or Freeze In The Barrel? (Part 2 of 2)

    November 2, 2017
    stoadmin
    STUCK CHOKE TUBES from USE of STEEL SHOT By George Trulock Choke tubes frozen in place from expansion is different from rust or residue build up. Keep in mind, however, that rust, residue build-up and choke expansion CAN ALL OCCUR at the same time. Without getting to deeply involved in the science of metals ... Read More >>
  • What Causes Shotgun Choke Tubes to Lock-Up or Freeze-Up in the Barrel? (Part 1 of 2)

    November 1, 2017
    stoadmin
    By George Trulock I’m sure a lot of shotgun shooters have encountered this dreaded problem. You start to remove the choke from your shotgun and it will not budge. You increase the pressure on your choke wrench and still get no movement. You eventually end up putting enough torque on the ... Read More >>
  • New Report IDENTIFIES the CHANGING MARKET for HANDGUNS

    October 24, 2017
    Dave Barus
    More Women and Minorities are Planning to Purchase Handguns More Beginners Plan to Purchase a Handgun Younger Adults are Planning to Purchase a Handgun Report Helps Explain Needs of the Changing Demographic FERNANDINA BEACH, FL. –The handgun market has many different types of consumers, each wanting to buy for different reasons and uses. Two ... Read More >>
  • HENRY REPEATING ARMS Helps Raise Over $70,000 for Sick 14-Year-Old Volunteer Firefighter

    October 17, 2017
    Dave Barus
    Henry Repeating Arms Donates 54 Custom-Designed Octagon Barrel Firearms to Help Cause Special Edition Bids, Open to Public…Bid on GunBroker.com, item #705771173 BAYONNE, NJ, October 9, 2017– Henry Repeating Arms of Bayonne, NJ, and Rice Lake, WI, designed 54 SPECIAL EDITION custom .22 caliber Henry Lever Action Octagon barrel rifles to help ... Read More >>
  • Get a SMART Plinker-Cleaner, the Bore Boss®. UNDER $10!

    October 2, 2017
    Forrest Fisher
    Fast, easy, bore cleaning Simple, clean storing solution Ergonomic grip for ease of use Compact design to go where you go Made by REAL AVID By Forrest Fisher From the Real Avid folks and their barrel of innovation, comes the ultra-compact Bore Boss®.  It’s the first ever self-storing, easy-feeding, clean-pulling, field-ready, hassle-free, pure-genius bore cleaner that ... Read More >>
  • Federal Firearms Licensee Protection Act of 2017 Increases Penalties for Theft of Firearms

    September 26, 2017
    stoadmin
    WASHINGTON, D.C., Sep. 26, 2017 — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®) today is commending U.S. Sen. Lindsay Graham’s (R-S.C.) introduction of S.1854, the Federal Firearms Licensee Protection Act of 2017, which will strengthen the criminal penalties for thefts of firearms from retailers and impose mandatory minimum sentences. “Thefts from federally ... Read More >>
  • What to Do with Firearms and Ammunition Affected by Flood Waters

    September 7, 2017
    stoadmin
    NSSF and SAAMI Provide Guidance on Dealing with Submerged Guns and Ammunition NEWTOWN, Conn., Sep. 7, 2017 — Firearms owners who have seen their guns and stored ammunition submerged by flood waters in storm-wracked areas are probably wondering if their firearms and ammunition can be salvaged and safely used. The Sporting Arms ... Read More >>
  • Winchester® Repeating Arms Offers New Model 1866 Short Rifle

    September 2, 2017
    stoadmin
    The Model 1866 lever-action was the very first rifle to wear the Winchester® brand.  This rifle defines the 19th century.  Its bright brass receiver was the basis for the nickname of “Yellow Boy.”   For 2017 the legendary Model 1866 rifle is now available from Winchester® Repeating Arms in a Grade ... Read More >>
  • AR-15 Provides High Accuracy in 6.5 Creedmoor from Diamondback Firearms

    August 25, 2017
    Forrest Fisher
    Long Range Ballistic Flight, High Accuracy Recoil Reducing Stock for Low Recoil Affordable (under $1,300) Diamondback Firearms, a top-tier, Florida based manufacturer of quality pistols and rifles, has introduced their new DB1065CB AR-15 rifle, chambered in 6.5 Creedmoor, to market.  The 6.5 Creedmoor is growing rapidly in popularity because of its superior ballistic ... Read More >>
  • NEW AMTRAK POLICY ALLOWS ARCHERY EQUIPMENT ON TRAINS

    July 22, 2017
    stoadmin
    New Ulm, Minnesota (July 20, 2017) – Amtrak, which operates more than 300 trains daily across the United States, now allows passengers to transport archery equipment as checked baggage. Amtrak previously prohibited archery gear on its trains, but changed its policy thanks to advocacy by the Archery Trade Association, with ... Read More >>
  • NSSF Announces 2017 Scholarship Winners

    June 29, 2017
    stoadmin
    From Newtown, CT., the National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce that it has chosen the winners of its 2017 Voting Member Scholarship Essay Contest. Open to the employees and qualifying family members of NSSF’s Voting Member companies, the annual contest ... Read More >>
  • Ruger Mark IV Pistol Recall Notice – Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. Issues Safety Warning

    June 12, 2017
    stoadmin
    Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE-RGR) announced (June 07, 2017) that it is recalling all Mark IV™ pistols (including 22/45™ models) manufactured prior to June 1, 2017.  Ruger recently discovered that the pistols have the potential to discharge unintentionally if the safety is not utilized correctly. In particular, if the ... Read More >>
  • Super Clean® Adds a .45 ACP Offering to Its Lineup

    June 7, 2017
    stoadmin
    Super Clean ammunition features zinc-core brass-jacketed bullets and are completely lead-free, both airborne and downrange, for the ultimate in indoor range performance and safety. With more recreational pistol shooters than ever before and more interest among those shooters in becoming better prepared and more proficient behind the trigger, Winchester Ammunition continues ... Read More >>
  • Nockturnal introduces the FIT Universal Lighted Nock

    May 24, 2017
    stoadmin
    Fits X, GT, S and H diameter arrows 20 hour lithium ion battery, Easy switch off Weight: 25 grains Serious hunters take note.  Nockturnal continues to take all the guesswork out of adding the benefit of lighted nocks to your quiver with the introduction of its new FIT universal-lighted nock designed to fit ... Read More >>
  • New Tru-Fire Release Eliminates Trigger Punch

    May 17, 2017
    Forrest Fisher
    Instant Cure for Target Panic Eliminate Trigger Punch Anti-Punch Trigger Feature is Selectable “Punching” the trigger rarely results in an accurate shot in archery.  Tru-Fire, archery’s leading release brand, has introduced the new Panic-X release, designed to help eliminate an archer’s tendency to activate the trigger before being absolutely ready. Target panic is ... Read More >>
  • 2017 NSSF Boy Scout Grant Program Goes Live

    May 7, 2017
    stoadmin
    NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce the launch of its annual grants partnership with the Boy Scouts of America Councils.  Through this partnership, BSA Councils can receive a portion of $100,000 in NSSF-provided grant funds to ... Read More >>
  • Forget the Last Arrow, Focus on the Next One

    April 14, 2017
    Forrest Fisher
    Leo’s Archer’s Dominate Accuracy Competition in NY Michelle Zeller, Victoria Ruda win State Championships Paul Calleri Inducted to NYFAB Hall of Fame By Forrest Fisher The green light, the red light, the archer draws the bow string, heart pounding a bit, muscles straining a bit, remembering all the fine points to shooting an arrow ... Read More >>
  • Firearms Industry Economic Impact is UP 168% since 2008

    April 12, 2017
    Forrest Fisher
    Pittman-Robertson excise taxes for wildlife conservation UP 138% State Business Tax Support UP 107% The National Shooting Sports Foundation reports that the total economic impact of the firearms and ammunition industry in the United States increased from $19.1 billion in 2008 to $51.3 billion in 2016, a 168 percent increase, while the ... Read More >>
  • Thermal Riflescopes from Pulsar (Part 1of 2)

    April 8, 2017
    Forrest Fisher
    Can Detect Heat Signatures more than 1,000 Yards Away Works Both Day and Night Picture-in-Picture Digital Zoom By Forrest Fisher If you attended the SHOT Show earlier this year and you are a long-distance varmit shooter, the popular Apex line of thermal riflescopes from Pulsar was impressive.  Here is the lowdown on this new ... Read More >>
  • Remington Responds to 60 Minutes

    March 16, 2017
    stoadmin
    Firearm Safety Remains Remington Number One Priority Remington Distressed Much Information Not Presented With Firearm Safety their number one priority, Remington Arms Company, LLC (“Remington”) is voluntarily recalling Remington Model 700™ and Model Seven™ rifles which were manufactured from May 1, 2006 through April 9, 2014 and which have a X-Mark Pro® ... Read More >>
  • Firearm Cleaning with Otis Ripcord

    February 24, 2017
    Forrest Fisher
    Breech to Muzzle One-Pass Firearm Cleaning Removes Entrapped Fouling Quickly  For Handguns, Rifles and Shotguns   By Forrest Fisher When I first used this creative new invention from Otis to clean one of my favorite firearms at a shooting club, I squinted down the fouled barrel to verify my 30-06 needed to be de-fouled.  ... Read More >>
  • Nosler Bullets for Plinking

    February 17, 2017
    Forrest Fisher
    Slight Cosmetic Imperfections Bullets Meet Standards & Tolerances Midsouth Shooters Supply  By Forrest Fisher There is target ammo, self-defense ammo, hunting ammo, plinking ammo, commercial ammo and a few other categories of ammo, but when you understand ammo, the literal meaning of the ammo type is well defined. If you are a shooter that likes ... Read More >>
  • Effective, Low-Cost Ammo

    January 23, 2017
    Forrest Fisher
    Quality and Price Sets Tula Ammo Apart  Perfect for Training at the Range See Attached Video Link  By Forrest Fisher The Tula Cartridge Works, was founded way back in 1880 by Emperor Alexander II, that makes it one of the oldest and perhaps, most significant, producers of small-arms ammunition in the world today. Leveraging the ... Read More >>
  • Springfield Armory® Introduces Next Generation of Competitive Shooters

    January 19, 2017
    Forrest Fisher
    Young Girls May Dominate in Competition Learning About Quickness and Fun Posted by Forrest Fisher, managing editor What has bright-green, red or blue fingernails and can, on occasion, outdraw Team Springfield™ Captain Rob Leatham? That would be one of the Williams sisters – either Jalise (pronounced jay-lease) or Justine, depending on who’s faster ... Read More >>
  • Parents Talking With Their Kids about Gun Safety

    January 4, 2017
    Forrest Fisher
    What to Say What to Do By Forrest Fisher Kids are curious.  They are smart too.  They see guns on TV, in stores, at a friend’s house, and maybe at many other places.  How can they know about gun safety if parents never have a conversation about their fundamental well-being if they ... Read More >>
  • Smith & Wesson Shield Pistol – Tritium Night Sight

    December 16, 2016
    stoadmin
    Enhances Low Light Target Acquisition Handgun Weighs just 19 Ounces By STOadmin Smith & Wesson Corp. is now offering versions of its popular M&P Shield pistol in both 9mm and .40 S&W with front and rear tritium night sights.  Whether deployed as a backup sidearm for police personnel, a deep concealment pistol for ... Read More >>
  • Jim Zumbo – A Legend for All Time

    December 8, 2016
    Forrest Fisher
    Leadership is Painful Courage That Cannot Be Shared A Personal Story, See His Blog Called Crucifixion By Forrest Fisher Sometimes we meet people and we meet new truth, the kind that can change the direction of our lives.  It’s not often, but when we do, there is a stirring among the roots that anchor ... Read More >>
  • .40 Caliber S&W Packaging Mix

    December 1, 2016
    stoadmin
    FEDERAL/Champion Ammo Immediate Action Required WARNING APPLIES ONLY to LOTS A27T3 and A27T4 By STOadmin Federal Cartridge Company has identified (2) lots of Federal Champion ammunition with boxes labeled 40 S&W that may contain 9mm ammunition.  If you have 40 S&W 50-round box with Lot Number A27T3 or A27T4, DO NOT USE. Use of 9mm ... Read More >>
  • Bullets To Improve Accuracy

    November 14, 2016
    Forrest Fisher
    -For Hunters That Reload  -High Performance by Design -Free DVD By Forrest Fisher Rifle shooters preparing for opening day of big game firearm seasons all around the country always take the time to verify their firearms are shooting accurately at a gun range. Shooters using stable firearm platforms test their loads and if the resulting ... Read More >>
  • New Ruger Rimfire, 1-Button Takedown

    October 17, 2016
    Forrest Fisher
    RugerMy wife loves her Ruger .22 caliber rimfire handgun, she was excited to hear about the new Mark IV improvements becaue she has a Ruger Mark III right now. She says, “The Mark Series of Ruger handguns are real firearms. Made from solid metal, my Ruger is durable, it shoots ... Read More >>
  • Hornady Ammo Recall

    October 10, 2016
    stoadmin
    Safety Warning And Recall Notice Hornady® Recalls 7 Lots of 500 S&W 300 grain FTX® Custom™ Pistol Ammo Hornady® Manufacturing announced the recall of seven lots of 500 S&W 300 gr. FTX® Custom™ pistol ammunition. Hornady ballisticians have determined that some cartridges from Lot numbers 3101327, 3110256, 3110683, 3110695, 3110945, 3111388, 3111885, ... Read More >>
  • Remington Model 700 and Model Seven RECALL

    October 6, 2016
    stoadmin
    PRODUCT SAFETY WARNING AND RECALL NOTICE REMINGTON MODEL 700™ AND MODEL SEVEN™ RIFLES PRODUCTS: Remington Arms Company, LLC (“Remington”) is voluntarily recalling Remington Model 700™ and Model Seven™ rifles with X-Mark Pro® (“XMP®”) triggers, manufactured from May 1, 2006 to April 9, 2014. DESCRIPTION OF THE HAZARD: Remington has determined that some Model ... Read More >>
  • New Federal Centerfire Ammunition

    October 5, 2016
    stoadmin
    Lead-Free Power-Shok Copper Non-Lead Bullets Practical hunters seek freezer-filling performance at an affordable price no matter where they are and quite a few have learned to trust Federal Power-Shok rifle ammunition. Officials say that the new Power-Shok Copper delivers the same devastating dependability in a non-lead bullet. As of August 2016, shipments ... Read More >>
  • What’d ‘Ya Say Partner?

    August 16, 2016
    Forrest Fisher
    Ear Protection is Important! How to be “Ear Safe” in Moments Hear more When Not Shooting A group of us outdoor hunting friends from all around the Midwest get together every year and this time we went on a turkey hunting trip to Parsons, Kansas, this past spring. I’m not sure it was ... Read More >>
  • Orlando – Lone Wolf Attacks, Is There a Safe Haven?

    June 28, 2016
    stoadmin
    Many Americans May Not Understand the Problem. See this VIDEO.  NRA News Desk From the National Rifle Association continuing episode news program, NRA News Commentator, Dom Raso, a U.S. Navy SEAL veteran, says there are not many things that can compare to serving your country and defending your freedom.  That freedom applies to ... Read More >>
  • Firearms and Common Sense after Orlando

    June 27, 2016
    stoadmin
    History, Politics, Facts and the Changing Public View By Budd Schroeder As the investigation of the Orlando terrorist attack continues, many gun owners get nervous about how legislators may attempt to use this atrocity as an excuse to infringe on Second Amendment rights.  They use the line that this is the worst ... Read More >>
  • Team Easton Dominates World Archery Championships

    May 25, 2016
    stoadmin
    Pro Tour Arrow Shafts are Difference With a record 585 competitors from more than 90 nations, the World Archery World Championship in Copenhagen last fall saw Team Easton shooters, exclusively armed with Easton X10 and X10 Pro Tour shafts, sweep the vast majority of the World Titles contested. Adding a second World ... Read More >>
  • IMR 4007 SCC Powder Recall

    April 21, 2016
    stoadmin
    If you are a recreational or precision shooter and you hand-load your own ammunition, this is a call to action to inspect your powder inventory and lot numbers. IMR recently (September, 2015) announced a product safety warning and recall notice for IMR 4007SSC powder sold in 1-pound and 8-pound containers. IMR received ... Read More >>
  • Civilian Marksmanship Patrol offer Hi-End Competition, Low Cost Ammo

    April 9, 2016
    stoadmin
    Civilian Marksmanship Patrol offer Hi-End Competition, Low Cost Ammo Competitive marksmanship is a big part of CMP’s mission. It reinforces firearms safety and enables competitors to further develop their marksmanship skills and in many cases, earn recognition for doing so. If you’re new to competitive shooting, CMP and its affiliated clubs and organizations continually sponsor clinics and workshops to help ... Read More >>
  • Does your child know what to do if he or she finds a gun?

    March 31, 2016
    Forrest Fisher
    “STOP! Don’t Touch. Run Away. Tell a Grown-up.” The MAIN MESSAGE is SAFETY.  A gun accident prevention program that seeks to help parents, law enforcement, community groups and educators navigate a topic paramount to our children’s safety is often ignored by schools for reasons unknown.  But the Eddie Eagle GunSafe® program ... Read More >>
  • Basic Pistol Shooting & Safety Course Online

    March 21, 2016
    stoadmin
    NRA sponsored course welcomed by the rapidly growing population of new firearm owners in the United States. The National Rifle Association is excited to announce the NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Course is now available on-line.  Firearms enthusiasts may learn pistol safety, handling and shooting techniques in their own homes, at ... Read More >>
  • Learning Safe Use of Firearms

    March 11, 2016
    Forrest Fisher
    Where is there a better place to learn about firearms than from a government-mandated program that is comprised of certified instructors proficient and familiar with safety, competition and clear communication?  Hard to match that.  The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) is a national organization dedicated to training and educating United States ... Read More >>
  • AMMO PRODUCT WARNING AND RECALL NOTICE

    March 9, 2016
    stoadmin
    PRODUCT RECALL for WINCHESTER® 22 Long Rifle RIMFIRE AMMUNITION. AMMUNITION Olin Corporation, through its Winchester Division, is recalling two (2) lots of M*22™ 22 Long Rifle 40 Grain Black Copper Plated Round Nose rimfire ammunition. Symbol Number: S22LRT; Lot Numbers: GD42L and GD52L Winchester has determined the above lots of 22 Long Rifle ... Read More >>
  • New Winchester M-22 Subsonic Ammo

    March 2, 2016
    stoadmin
    New M-22 Subsonic™ Ideal for Suppressed, Unsuppressed Semi-Autos Winchester Ammunition delivered one of the most significant innovations to hit the rimfire world in 2013 with the introduction of the 17 Winchester Super Magnum, but where new rimfire loads are concerned, the company is far from over. In 2016, Winchester Ammunition continues to ... Read More >>
  • Significant SHARE Act Passes House

    February 29, 2016
    stoadmin
    The National Rifle Association applauds the passage of HR2406, the Sportsmen’s Heritage and Recreational Enhancement (SHARE) Act last week, on Friday, February 26, 2016. Introduced by Congressional Representative Robert Wittman, the SHARE Act provides enhanced access to public lands and will strengthen America’s hunting, fishing, and sport shooting heritage now ... Read More >>
  • Guns, Freedom & the American Dream

    February 8, 2016
    Forrest Fisher
    America is changing. For many sportsmen, the reasons are more obvious than for many folks not associated with the outdoors, hunting, shooting and conservation. The lifestyle and demands of daily life do not allow many citizens to learn about safe use of firearms, especially when they are living in countries ... Read More >>
  • Guns, Freedom & the American Dream

    February 8, 2016
    Forrest Fisher
    America is changing. For many sportsmen, the reasons are more obvious than for many folks not associated with the outdoors, hunting, shooting and conservation. The lifestyle and demands of daily life do not allow many citizens to learn about safe use of firearms, especially when they are living in countries ... Read More >>
  • Savage Arms: Lefthanders aren’t “Left Out”

    January 22, 2016
    Joe & Vel Byers
    Over the past two decades, Savage Arms has achieved an impressive stronghold in dominating niche markets.  “Whether it’s a bigger gun, faster gun or one that fulfills a specific customer need, Savage strives be the leader in specialty guns,” said Firearms Marketing Director Bill Dermody.  “Because when you add up ... Read More >>
  • Not Your Grandfather ’ s Muzzleloader

    January 5, 2016
    Joe & Vel Byers
    Traditions Vortek StrikerFire LDR Here’s a look at a muzzleloader rifle that will excel in any season. Rain had fallen for most the night and the steady downpour was projected to last the next full day.  Generally, wet weather and blackpowder hunting or shooting exploits don’t play well together, yet the persistent ... Read More >>
  • Look Twice Before You Shoot!

    December 16, 2015
    Forrest Fisher
    Look TwiceHunting and shooting are closely related to the adventure and success of hunting. Deer hunting is a lifelong journey for many sportsmen, a journey of excitement and adventure that cannot be replaced, yet I almost stopped hunting for all time. For about 20 years after the returning from military duty during ... Read More >>
  • Blackpowder Fun for Late Season Action

    December 5, 2015
    Joe & Vel Byers
    BlackpowderLate muzzleloading seasons are among the most underutilized in the country, one of the reasons that big bucks are taken each year while the center-fire crowd is sipping eggnog and watching football. A prime example is a hunt I took with Seth McGinn, owner of the Can Cooker, in South ... Read More >>