July & Aug Shooting Events

July 12 Indoor Pistol Larry's Pistol & Pawn 6:00 p.m.
July 23 Precision High Power B&G Range 9:00 a.m.
Aug 9 Indoor Pistol Larry's Pistol & Pawn 6:00 p.m.
Aug 20 Precision High Power B&G Range 9:00 a.m.
Aug 27/28 Appleseed Shoot B&G Range All Day-Both Days.

Executive Committee Meeting

Date:         July 19, 2016
Time:        7:00 p.m.
Location:  Greenbriar Restaurant    (This is the OLD Greenbriar Restaurant about 2 miles north of I-565 exit #3).
Note:        Those planning to have a meal should be there by 6:00.

Range Work

The dirt work is still pending. When a date is selected David Howard will notify the members by e-mail.  Be warned that if you get out there and the work is underway you will not be able to shoot until the work is complete.

B&G "F" Class Championship

The Club has scheduled an "F" Class Club Championship at the CMP range at Talladega on June 18th. This will be fired at 300 and 600 yards. Anyone interested in receiving a match program contact James Moses

Monthly High Power Matches

We had a good F-Class Championship at the CMP Range.  There were 31 competitors.  Laura Perry is the Club Champion.  Her husband Keith won the Sling shooter category. Photos provided by Ken Miholits.

                                                                                            

                                                                                                                   F-Class Firing Line 6-18-16


2016 Club F Class Champion, Laura Perry under the hat.

Project Appleseed Clinic

The all-volunteer instructors of Project Appleseed will present a marksmanship clinic scheduled for the Range for the weekend of August 27/28, 2016. The clinic is appropriate for both well-established and new shooters. Focus of the clinic will be teaching and refining solid fundamentals in positions and technique. Some early American history will also be presented. Observers (with ear protection) are welcome. The Range will be CLOSED for other activities for this event.

Appleseed 2016 pricing is as follows:
1. Adult tickets are 60 dollars.
2. Youth (under 18) are 20 dollars.
3. Active military, drilling Guard/Reserve, LEO, and disabled Americans attend as guests of the program (free with ID).
4. Check Groupon for specials – often up to 30% off a ticket!

Ticket price includes all instruction, targets, chamber flags, and a t-shirt. Check-in will begin at 8am on both days at the range. For more information and to register, visit http://www.appleseedinfo.org/search-states-location.php?locationid=220.

For questions, please contact the State Coordinator (Rusty) or through their Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/AlabamaProjectAppleseed


For Sale

M-1D Sniper Rifle. From CMP lottery in 1997 with all papers and packaging. Appears to be unfired. Raritan Arsenal build and SA/RA marked. Late SA receiver and SA 52 barrel. Complete as shipped from CMP with cleaning kit, cheek rest, sling, flash hider, M-84 Weaver Scope. $4250, will consider trades. Please call Cliff Calhoun at 256-975-5772 if interested.

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Clean 30-06 military brass for sale. Once fired with crimped in primers and head stamped LC 69. $20 per 100. Richard Peters or call 256 881-4859.

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Winchester service grade M1 Garand. Early 90’s CMP gun. $1000 2517550 Wayne Wilburn 256-714-3769



Prior Month Site News & Information




Executive Committee Meeting

Date:         June 21, 2016
Time:        7:00 p.m.
Location:  Greenbriar Restaurant    (This is the OLD Greenbriar Restaurant about 2 miles north of I-565 exit #3).
Note:        Those planning to have a meal should be there by 6:00.

Work Party

The Club held a successful work party on April 2nd.  However, members are warned to NOT drive over the covers placed over the hole on the right side of the 200yd range.  Your wheel may collapse the covers.

Range Work

avid Howard plans to rework some of the backstops in May.  When a date is selected he will notify the members by e-mail.  Be warned that if you get out there and the work is underway you will not be able to shoot until the work is complete..

M1 Match

TThe 2016 Spring Garand Match / 1903 – 1903A3 Match will be fired 7 May 2016 on the 200 yard range at Guntersville Dam. Set up and sign up start at 0700 with first round down range at 0830, or earlier if the range is full. Match Garands and Service grade Garands are allowed in the first (50 rd.) match, the second match (30 rd.) is for the 1903 – 1903A3’s, and the third match is 10 rounds on the pistol range. A match program will be sent out in the next few days. Please direct any questions to: M1 Match

B&G "F" Class Championship

The Club has scheduled an "F" Class Club Championship at the CMP range at Talladega on June 18th. This will be fired at 300 and 600 yards. Anyone interested in receiving a match program contact James Moses
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Monthly High Power Matches

The 100 yd matches held on the first Saturday of the month have been cancelled for the remainder of the year due to lack of participation. The Garand matches mentioned above and later in the year will be held as scheduled.