How, exactly, has the "Gun control debate" reached Southport? Because, you went down there to interview some gun owners? So, if you go to Burgaw or Carolina Beach and interview gun owners, the "Gun control debate" will have reached them too? Very nice reporting. You may want to look for a new career.
Maybe write how the debate has reached Southport. Are these guys writing to their congressman to make sure more strict laws are not passed? Are they lobbying the government to favor the laws we have? Your headline of "Gun control debate reaches Southport" isn't very accurate, since the only information you've shared is that you went there and interviewed some gun owners about the possibility of stricter gun laws. In essence, you started the debate in Southport by going there and asking questions.
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