Springfield Armory announced its support of Hillsdale College's shooting-sports program with a tailored video that highlights the school's mission and its growing Action Shooting Sports Team.
Illinois may be the only state where persons are prohibited from legally carrying firearms for personal protection under the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, but this weekend some state residents will be qualifying for a permit to legally carry in 31 other states at a course offered by a college in Galesburg.
As 2012 draws to a close, law-abiding citizens who hold valid concealed-carry permits issued by their respective states may now legally carry firearms for personal protection on more than 200 college campuses across the U.S.
After days of heated criticism from military and veteran groups, the organization governing college sports reversed itself and announced an athlete who served in the U.S. Marine Corps will be eligible to play as a walk-on for the Middle Tennessee State University football team this season.
The NRA Foundation has awarded $20,000 in scholarships to attendees of the 2011 Youth Education Summit (Y.E.S.), a seven-day educational experience in Washington, DC for rising high school students. Scholarships will be paid directly to the accredited college or technical school of the student's choice.
One college grad this past spring received a special gift from his father: a one-of-a-kind Walther PPQ.