Thousands of gun-rights activists rallied peacefully at the Virginia Capitol on Monday under a heavy police presence, protesting plans by the state's Democratic leadership to pass gun-control legislation.
A growing list of Second Amendment sanctuary calls will include Norton on Tuesday, when a city council member will present his own for consideration.
A Kingsport man wanted for grand larceny in Scott County, Va. is facing new meth trafficking and gun possession charges following his arrest Friday in a rural area of Hawkins County.
The Sullivan County Commission has all but formally voted to “provide safe haven and protect the United States Constitution and the 2nd Amendment rights of law-abiding Sullivan County citizens from infringement.”
A confirmed gang member was charged with possession of a firearm by as convicted felon and meth possession Tuesday night after he reportedly made an erratic driving maneuver in Allandale, prompting a traffic stop.
Dealing a blow to gun supporters, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday that Americans do not have a constitutional right to carry concealed weapons in public.
The latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention states 1,020 people in Tennessee died from gunshots during 2014.