May & June Shooting Events

May 7 M1 Match B&G Range 8:30 a.m.
May 14 Pot Shots B&G Range 8:30 a.m.
May 14 Smallbore Prone B&G Range 8:30 a.m.
May 21 Precision High Power B&G Range 9:00 a.m.
May 28 Pot Shots B&G Range 9:00 a.m.
June 11 Smallbore Prone B&G Range 8:30 a.m.
June 18 B&G "F" Class Championship B&G Range 9:00 a.m.
June 25 Precision High Power B&G Range 9:00 a.m.

Executive Committee Meeting

Date:         May 24, 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

David Howard plans to rework some of the backstops late 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

The 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

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.



Prior Month Site News & Information




Executive Committee Meeting

Date:         April 26, 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 Lock Change

The locks should have been changed by the time you receive this. Those planning to renew should do so ASAP. DO NOT send renewals to Brooks Glover. That slows things down. Send renewals to: Blue and Gray, P.O. Box 2285, Huntsville AL 35804
Note: If you are expecting anything renewal related, please contact Bobby Clarke. This also includes anyone at the March meeting.
     THIS WILL BE THE LAST BULLETIN FOR THOSE THAT NOT RENEWED.

Work Party

The work party scheduled for the 2nd of April will take care of working the ruts out of the access road as well as other activities. The Range will be closed for the work party. If you are able to help out, the following tools will be useful: shovel, garden rake, weed eater, hammer and electric drill/screwdrivers.

Range Mowing

It is planned to mow the Range on Wednesday afternoons. The Range will be closed on Wednesday afternoons. However, from time to time, it may be necessary to mow the range at other times. If you get there and the range is being mowed or if the mower gets there while you are shooting, wait until he is finished or come back another day. The mowing has to be done.

M1 Match

The 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

Signal Horn

A signal horn has been placed in the target house. The horn can be used to get the attention of shooters on other ranges.

For Sale

I have 2 20 rd & 1 5 rd ProMag M1A magazines. I would like to get $60.00 for all of them. I also have that H&R that I mentioned that will go for $1900.00. It is approximately 90% H&R 3/56 HRA barrel with good lands. Stock has square "Eagle" cartouche and circle (P). With a Turner sling. Jimmy Haywood - 256 723 2245.