Firing range open to the public

Staff Report
November 07, 2007 at 12:56 pm  | Mobile Reader | Pring this storyPrint 

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office will open their firearm range to the public for sighting in of hunting rifles on the following dates:

•Friday, Nov. 9

•Saturday, Nov. 10

The Richard H. Benoit Memorial Firearms Range is located behind the Nelson Coleman Correctional Center on Highway 3127 in Killona. Take the gravel road off to the left after entering the jail parking lot.

The range hours are 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

All shooters will need to check in with the range officer upon arrival.

The range officer will work with shooters on a first come first serve basis as space on the range permits.

Shooters should bring all necessary equipment including ammunition, eye and ear protection, paper targets and staples.

Everyone will be required to sign a release and hold harmless form prior to shooting.

Sgt. Edward Adams will supervise the shooting.

For more information, call 985-783-1355.




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