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Former NRA Publications Photographer Passes Away

A former director of the NRA Publications Photography Department, Talmadge Guesston Rutledge, Jr., died in his Manassas, Va., home on May 7, 2013.

May 09, 2013

The 142nd NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits

The 142nd NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits are here! Follow along with all the action at our Annual Meetings blog.

May 01, 2013

Ruger Named Cabela's Vendor of the Year

Ruger's team effort with Lipsey's helped earn the special recognition, according to a Cabela's official.

March 25, 2013

Cabela's Offering $240,000 in Black Friday Gifts

The first 600 customers in line at each Cabela's retail store in the U.S. will have the opportunity to take home a prize.

November 15, 2012

Remington Acquires TAPCO

TAPCO will continue its day-to-day operations at its Kennesaw, Ga. facility.

November 13, 2012

Kel-Tec Donates to Voice of Freedom

Kel-Tec has donated $50,000 to the NRA’s Voice of Freedom programs to help protect individual freedoms.

July 26, 2012

Ruger Invests in Crossbow Company

Ruger has purchased a minority interest in Kodabow, Inc., a Pennsylvania based crossbow manufacturer.

June 27, 2012

Some This and That

For reasons I cannot explain or justify, I am something of a news junkie. One would think that some old and decrepit coot that lives in a remote area and eschews his neighbors wouldn’t give a hoot in Hades about news events, but every morning on my second cup of coffee I go to my computer and peruse various news websites. With that in mind, here are a few interesting tidbits I found this morning:

June 27, 2012

Celebrate Flag Day '12 With a Little Rock and Roll

Rock band releases its own rendition of the "Star Spangled Banner" in honor of the holiday.

June 14, 2012

NRA Outdoors Offering Father's Day Prize Pack

Contestants can enter by visiting the NRA Outdoors Facebook page and explaining to whom they'd give the prize pack.

June 11, 2012

CVA's Accura MR Muzzleloader Now Available

CVA has introduced a new Accura Mountain Rifle into its line of premium muzzleloaders.

March 20, 2012

The Barnett Predator 375 CarbonLite

Barnett's Predator 375 is one of the fastest and most powerful bows on the market with a 375 FPS.

March 16, 2012

Roosevelt Collection at National Firearms Museum

The National Firearms Museum will be the temporary home for a number of items from Roosevelt's private collection.

March 01, 2012

Freedom Group, Inc. Acquires Para USA, Inc.

Freedom Group, Inc., announced it has finalized an agreement to acquire certain assets of the innovative handgun manufacturer Para USA, Inc.

January 30, 2012

Meet a Dog with World-Record Ears

As a Denver Post writer quipped, here's a dog that's "all ears." In fact, owner Jennifer Wert of Boulder, Colo., says Harbor, an 8-year-old black and tan coonhound, had to grow into them.

September 12, 2011