Calloway County, Kentucky – A man is listed in critical condition after being shot over a dispute last Tuesday evening. According to Calloway Sheriff Sam Steger, an argument between 33-year-old Charles Milam and his acquaintances earlier in the day led to him breaking into a home. Deputies were dispatched to a call at around 8:20 […]
Updates and news relevant to guns and firearm ownership including concealed carry.
Effective today, Thursday, June 27, 2019, Kentuckians are no longer required by the state to obtain a concealed carry permit, making it the 16th state in the US to recognize constitutional carry. In doing so it joins Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Idaho, Kansas, Maine, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Vermont, West Virginia […]
UPDATE: The below article was written prior to Jan 1st, 2021 and at the time it was written one could take an online class and apply for a Virginia non-resident permit. That is NO LONGER TRUE. This article is outdated and the reader should note that Virginia no longer accepts online training. The main takeaway? […]
Kentucky House Representative Robert Goforth (R), with his eye on the Governor’s Mansion, filed House Bill 30 which looks to reduce restrictions on concealed carry permit holders. House bill 30 seeks to allow the carrying of “deadly weapons” in previously restricted areas such as schools including college campuses, bars and other private businesses, and even […]
09/19/2018 Early this morning, just after midnight, a Henderson KY man shot and killed one of 4 or 5 men who invaded his home. Henderson Police say they responded to a call about a shooting at the 2400 Block of Wood Drive. When the officers arrived they found Zachary Pearson, 27, on the ground with […]
This article is meant to take a look at Kentucky’s open carry laws so that you folks can get a better idea what is and is not legal in the state.
New state regulations have stated that any new resident to the state can apply for a concealed carry permit after one day of residency.
Danville Parks and Recreation presented two new signs at their board meeting Wednesday to be placed in all Danville parks. The two new signs that will be posted prohibit drugs, alcohol, fireworks and weapons, and issue the park’s closing time.
Recently the NRA and the state of Kentucky announced some updates to the training young people can receive with regard to concealed carry handguns.
With some luck the bill will pass through the full legislature and will be signed into law by the Governor so that those who have received the best firearm training and feel a noble desire to serve others will be legally empowered to carry concealed guns where needed.