Bearing Arms Against Domestic Violence

We are proud to lock arms with BearingArms.com and the National Rifle Association to promote October 2016 as Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  Jenn Jacques at BearingArms.com is heading up Bearing Arms Against Domestic Violence to highlight the fact that a temporary restraining order or order of protection is not always an effective tool in stopping […]

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NC CCH Permit Online Applications (by County)

One of our students recently brought to my attention that both Carteret and Craven County Sheriffs’ Departments had put their CCH permit application online. I knew that there were a few of them that had gone this route, but I didn’t know how many. There are now 33 Counties that do. I’m sure that many […]

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So….You think your neighborhood is safe?

You know, all the time, I hear of folks here locally who leave their doors unlocked, cars unlocked, and so on.  You see them in the store, texting away, oblivious to their surroundings.  Packing the SUV with groceries, without regard to the car that pulled in beside them.  In our classes, we teach 360° awareness […]

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Situational Awareness When Carrying Concealed

Tatiana Whitlock on Personal Protection: Situational Awareness When Carrying Concealed “The concealed carry firearm is not an invisible shield. Just because you have it on you, doesn’t mean that it’s there to protect you in its dormant state.” In this week’s episode of Tips & Tactics, Tatiana Whitlock stresses the importance of fine-tuning your situational […]

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It’s headed this way…

You know, I really hate to make a posting like this during the Christmas season, but it seems to be open season for criminals.  More and more we are hearing about armed robberies and assaults in our sleepy little community.  Right here in Newport, there have been several incidents recently. Suspect Wanted in Armed Robbery […]

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