Tenn. gun law to move forward despite school massacre : “Supporters of gun control have called for tighter restrictions on ownership in the wake of the Sandy Hook shooting, with President Obama hinting that he might back such an effort. But in Tennessee, gun rights advocates say they have no plans to change course. The only thing this shooting and other shootings have in common is that they all happened in gun-free zones,” said state Rep. Joshua Evans, a past sponsor of so-called guns-in-trunks legislation. “I think there probably needs to be a conversation, but probably in the opposite direction of where the president is going.”
Gun sales in Tenn. likely had record weekend : “Gun sales in Tenn. likely had record weekend as buyers fear stricter gun control measures.Tennessee Bureau of Investigation spokeswoman Kristin Helm said in an email that the agency performed 9,772 background checks over Friday, Saturday and Sunday.”
Tenn. man ejected from mall over T-shirt asking “Has your gun killed a kindergartner today?” : “Mall spokeswoman Heather Rose said mall security officers asked Myszka three times to either remove the shirt or turn it inside out. When he refused, they escorted him out. He was charged with criminal trespassing.” :yes:
Longstreet Highroad Guide to the Tennessee Mountains : “Second-growth forests have been successful in growing where humans let them, occupying about 75 percent of the area. Unlike the Unaka Mountains with many forest types, the Cumberland Plateau has the upland forests on the tableland and mountain areas with the ravine forests occupying the lower elevations, including gorges…”
Gun Training in Tennessee : “Rattlesnake Ridge Training Center and School is a full service facility with ranges, classrooms, retail shop, and training areas located in the center of 1700 acres of private forest just 10 miles from Ft Campbell, KY near Clarksville, Tennessee. We provide professional firearms training to civilians, military and law enforcement personnel.” Recommended by M.D. Creekmore!
The East Coast Retreat Dilemma : “As a relocation specialist and designer, I found safe retreat locations and helped clients develop high security homes in every state of the union and you can too. The concept that anyone caught East of the Mississippi River is doomed is only partially valid and highly exaggerated. You can achieve a significantly higher level of safety going beyond the Appalachians to the high plateau regions of Tennessee and Kentucky. This massive and relatively unpopulated area is called the Cumberland Plateau—most of which falls within the state of Tennessee.” Joel M. Skousen relocation specialist and author of Strategic Relocation North American Guide to Safe Places.