Archive for national rifle association

NRA EVP Wayne LaPierre Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge

Wayne LaPierre accepted the ice bucket challenge and has now passed the challenge along to Karl Malone, NASCAR driver Austin Dillon and Lt. Col. Oliver North.

August 26, 2014

Shooting Sports USA Celebrates Centennial of Competitive Shooting News

Shooting Sports USA, the National Rifle Association's monthly journal for target shooting enthusiasts, is celebrating more than 100 years of reporting on competition shooting.

August 12, 2014

NRA Prepares for Youth Hunter Education Challenge 2014

Next week, kids from all over the United States will gather on the quad of Mansfield University for the 2014 International Youth Hunter Education Challenge (YHEC).

July 16, 2014

NRA, Pursuit Channel Announce Second Seasons of "NRA Freedom Fridays" and "NRA Country"

NRA and the Pursuit Channel have announced the 2014 renewal of their partnership to NRA Freedom Fridays presented by Cheaper Than Dirt! and NRA Country Sundays.

July 15, 2014

2014 NRA Youth Education Summit Begins in Washington, D.C.

Forty-five high school students from all over the United States have arrived in Washington, D.C. for this week's 2014 NRA Youth Education Summit (Y.E.S.).

June 25, 2014

NRA’s in the Fight ... and the Race

When NASCAR Sprint Cup Series rookie Austin Dillon takes to the high banks of Daytona International Speedway under the lights for the Coke Zero 400 on July 5, he’ll certainly have history on his side—literally—and in more ways than one.

June 23, 2014

NRA's Eddie Eagle GunSafe Program Reaches 27 Millionth Child

The Eddie Eagle GunSafe program, NRA's groundbreaking gun accident prevention course for children, has achieved a new milestone by reaching its 27 millionth child.

June 06, 2014

Connections Make the Job Easier

Connections via my job at the NRA make life easier, even when it's reporting about the status of the African lion.

March 06, 2014

NRA Women's Wildlife Management/Conservation Scholarship Application Now Open

The National Rifle Association is now accepting applications for its 2013 Women's Wildlife Management/Conservation Scholarship for $1,000.

October 01, 2013

National Rifle Association Announces 2013 Women's Awards Recipients

The NRA has selected the recipients of the 2013 Women's Awards that recognizes exceptional accomplishments in preserving the Second Amendment and the shooting sports through education, advocacy and volunteerism.

September 24, 2013

Special Report: U.N. Arms Trade Treaty

Special Report: U.N. Arms Trade Treaty

July 12, 2012

NRA Facebook Page Reaches New Milestone

Page has now reached 1.5 million "Likes" from supporters.

June 25, 2012

Never Forget

This morning I took a walk to clear my head and to get some exercise. I’ve been doing this for quite a few years, and I always carry a handgun on these jaunts. For the last dozen years or so I have lived in states that are relatively gun friendly. It’s easy to get used to the notion of carrying a gun. It wasn’t always so.

May 17, 2012

NRA Names Ruger's Fifer 2012 Distinguished Leader

Company President and CEO Mike Fifer receives award after Ruger successfully completed its self-imposed 1.2 Million Gun Challenge.

May 02, 2012

Be a Hunting Activist

Invite your neighbors or your children’s friends. Live and save the outdoor lifestyle. The natural world is better off when we take part in it.

May 16, 2011