smith-and-wesson-moving.jpeg

Smith & Wesson to Move to Tennessee

More and more firearms manufacturers are moving to states that openly embrace the Second Amendment.

Knoxville, Tenn., City Council Votes to Stop Accepting Gun Shows on City Property

“If gun owners aren’t concerned about this, they certainly should be.”

Tennessee Homeowner Stops Break-In Attempt

Kevin Lindsey was doing a load of laundry at about 10 a.m. last Thursday when he heard a strange sound coming from the back door of his West Knoxville, Tenn., home. He decided to go investigate and, upon turning a corner, found an unidentified man attempting to break in.

Tennessee Public Transit Authorities Slow To Roll Back Gun Ban

Frequent A1F Daily contributor Stacy Washington explores how transit authorities in Tennessee are doing their best to delay implementation of a new law that does away with a gun ban on city buses.

Tennessee Cities Drag Their Feet Removing Gun Ban On Buses

A new state law in Tennessee took effect on July 1, recognizing the right of permit holders to carry firearms on city buses. (Local authorities are allowed to continue to ban firearms only if they install metal detectors and station security guards at each station to ensure that all passengers, law-abiding or not, are disarmed.) But public transit authorities in the state’s major cities seem determined to do as little as possible to honor the law.

The Armed Citizen® | Without Firing A Shot, Part 2

These five armed citizens—like many who use a firearm to protect themselves—were able to stop attackers and invaders without ever firing a shot.

American Warrior | Lincoln’s Search

President Lincoln found a winning general none too soon.

2A Wins In Tennessee Court Battle

Tennessee gun owners won some of their Second Amendment rights back with the recent settlement in Vreeland v. City of Knoxville.

The Armed Citizen® | Churches

15 stories of citizens exercising their God-given rights in God’s house.

Knife-Wielding Robber Chased Off By Gun-Carrying Employee

While it’s fairly well known that you shouldn’t bring a knife to a gun fight, a criminal in Knoxville, Tenn., recently learned the lesson firsthand.

Page 1 of 3


Get the best of America's 1st Freedom delivered to your inbox.