I was reading a post on one of the gun forums that asked the question, “What is ‘enough’ gun?” The OP explained that he was referring to civilian self-defense. People tossed around their personal preferences, opinions and aired their prejudices. Then one fellow said he wouldn’t carry less than a high-capacity handgun with several reloads. […]
By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – The 2017 CMP National Three-Position Air Rifle Championships will be held June 21-26, 2017 at the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) Gary Anderson CMP Competition Center in Ohio. After months of intense competition, nearly 400 hopeful junior marksmen, families and friends will gather to witness who will rise as champions on the Continue Reading
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By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – Join us in commemorating the 100th anniversary of the U.S. entry into World War I, known then as “The Great War,” on Monday, June 26, as the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) hosts the 2017 First Shot Ceremony at one of the key training facilities during the era – Camp Perry, near Continue Reading
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By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer Pat Farmer hadn’t felt the weight in his hands in almost 60 years. After five decades, the memories flooded back as his fingertips grazed the wood of the stock and gripped it tightly. It was a piece of his personal history, and the history of his country, that his eyes hadn’t seen since he was Continue Reading
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