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NC Senate OK’s allowing concealed handguns at more churches

Legislation that would give churches that meet on private school campuses in North Carolina the option to allow members or visitors to carry concealed handguns has cleared one General Assembly chamber.

NC gun provisions in 2020 vetoed bill clear committees

Two more portions of a 2020 concealed weapons bill that North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper vetoed successfully last year have resurfaced this year in separate measures.

NC bill lets concealed permittees be armed at more churches

A North Carolina legislative committee has agreed to a bill that would let concealed weapon permit holders be armed at more churches.

Dozens of guns remain in hands of thieves after being stolen during 2020’s civil unrest

Business owners reported hundreds of thousands of dollars’ worth of losses, including more than 160 firearms stolen in Fayetteville.

Plan would allow county employees to carry guns in buildings

A North Carolina county manager has received the go-ahead to develop a plan which would allow workers to carry guns inside county buildings.

Expansion of firearms manufacturer brings 60 new jobs to NC

Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc., a leading U.S. designer and manufacturer of commercial and sporting firearms, will grow its North Carolina workforce with an expansion at its Rockingham County production facility.

Walmart returns guns and ammunition to US store displays

Walmart says it has removed ammunition and firearms from displays at U.S. stores, citing “civil unrest” in some areas.

Gun permit process could be slowed after positive virus test

An employee in the Wake County Sheriff’s Office has tested positive for COVID-19.

Wilmington PD uses obscure federal program to borrow military gear

Police in Wilmington have been borrowing military surplus items such as generators and M-16 rifles from the Department of Defense.

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