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Guns & Gear

The 10/22® from Sturm, Ruger &Company has proven to be America’s favorite .22 rifle for over fifty years and with their latest announcement they may just reach a hundred years. The Ruger® 10/22 Series has been expanded to include the Takedown® Lite. Just as with...

Hearing Protection Act

Save your hearing as well as $200 Have you heard about the Hearing Protection Act? The proposed legislation would make it much easier for individuals to purchase suppressors by eliminating the $200 tax stamp requirement. The National Firearms Act of 1934 classified...

One Size Doesn’t Fit All

In your pursuit to acquire your carry permit don’t overlook your method of carry. Often this is as critical as selecting the firearm itself. In the waistband, in the pocket, on the ankle or even a purse are all popular methods of carry. You will also need to consider...

Hornady Black Ammo

No one can deny the overwhelming popularity of today’s MSR or Modern Sporting Rifle. Along with this phenomenal growth came an expansion of caliber choices. Hornady’s new BLACK ammunition is designed to fit, feed and function in a variety of rifle platforms, including...

Prepared Medical Response Courses Now Available

On Target is excited to announce that they are expanding their line up of course offerings. Immediate Medical Lifesaver Courses on June 14th are now open for enrollment. These courses include a total of six hours of instruction spread over two days. Each program is an...

Savings You Can Carry

Smith & Wesson have just announced their, “Savings You Can Carry”, promotion. Purchase any new M&P Shield® pistol, M&P® Bodyguard® 380 pistol or S&W SDTM or SD VETM pistol and receive a mail-in re- bate. This offer is valid from April 1st through June...

Carry Corner – Membership Offer

If you don’t already have your handgun carry permit here is one more reason to sign-up. On Target has just announced a FREE one month membership as part of every permit class for a limited time! On Target offers a state-of- the-art indoor shooting range and classroom...

Legislative Session is in Full Swing

The 110th Tennessee General Assembly is in full swing and is busy crafting numerous bills including those involving firearms legislation. Here are a few of the bills and how they have faired thus far this legislative secession: HB 1176 / SB 0339: FAILED in the Senate...

Everything is Your Responsibility

by Ryan McCann   There are a lot of first time gun owners and gun carriers these days. I have the pleasure to encounter quite a few of them at work. One of the first things I tell new shooters are the Four Rules of Firearm Safety. Everyone who spends a fair...

The Reasons I Think Women are better NATURAL Shooters than Men

By Ryan McCann I work at an indoor gun range. What this means, besides having an awesome job, is that I get to interact with first time shooters all of the time. They range from twenty-one year old men buying their first handgun to women in their sixties just looking...

Range Maintenance

The range will be closed from 10:30AM to 11:30AM today (1/13/15) for maintenance. It will reopen after that. Thanks! If you have any questions or comments feel free to leave us a note on our contact page

Beretta Coming to the Volunteer State

On January 29th Beretta USA officials in conjunction with Governor Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty announced that the company will build a new firearms manufacturing facility in Gallatin, Tennessee. It is estimated that...

The Well Armed Woman

 Month after month and year after year has seen significant increases in both the sale of firearms and the issue of handgun carry per-mits. The participation of women in both of these areas has shown significant growth as well. The latest available figures from the...

Guns & Gear

Remington first produced John Brownings famous 1911 design for the U.S. government during WW1 and has now added a carry model to their recent R1 line of 1911’s. While this model is called the R1 Carry this pistol remains ”full size” and sports a 5 inch stainless steel...

Care & Handling of Ammunition

Shooting safety does not end with the firearm, but extends to the proper handling and care of ammunition as well. Be sure that all ammunition is kept in its original box or labeled clearly if kept in other containers as is frequently practiced in reloading. Make sure...

Gun Free Zone???

 With the close of last year we found all of America’s attention focused on a small town in Con-necticut named Newtown. Once again evil cast it’s shadow appar-ently striking randomly. However, these acts of violence are not random in nature, but far from it. In the...

Carry Corner

Many individuals who conceal carry believe their needs end with the obvi-ous; their firearm and holster. However, the typical armed citizen will find that they can benefit greatly from adding a few addi-tional tools to their carry inventory that can play an important...

Hear Today, Hear Tomorrow: Hearing Loss

Hearing loss associated with firearms usage is preventable if one follows good safety prac-tices. You should NEVER en-gage in shooting activities with-out first wearing appropriate hearing protection. Hearing protection runs the gambit from simple disposable foam...